Newly appointed vice-chancellor of Barisal University (BU) Professor Dr SM Imamul Haq took over the charge today. Imamul Haq, a professor of the Soil, Water and Environment Science Department of Dhaka University, took over the charge as the second VC of the university, said a press release.
He was appointed as the VC for next four years. The Ministry of Education has issued a notice on May 25 in this regard, university sources said.
Earlier, Prof Dr Harun-Ar Rashid of the same department of DU was the first vice-chancellor of the Barisal University.