The new building of SIMEC Institute of Technology located at Uttara Sector 12 has been inaugurated with all the facilities of an international standard research center and educational infrastructure. Theinauguration ceremonywas held on Thursday, October 7, 2021, withthe ribbon cutting of different parts/rooms of the Institute. The listof rooms included; BAHARauditorium,MONIRUL Islam Library, FOARA YasminConference Hall, Abul Hossain meeting room, Abu MUSA Electronic, and Mechanical Engineering Lab and Research labs, etc.
A program was held to celebrate this occasion in the Institute’s own BAHAR auditoriumanchored by the Event manager, DilfazaArefinSinthy.Dr. Sanjeev Roy, a Bangladeshi researcher at Jamia Millia Islamia in Delhi, said that in the age of globalization, world-class research fields need to be created to ensure knowledge and quality education. That is why it is very important to build an international standard research center in the country.Prof. Dr. Monirul Islam, President of SIMEC Institute of Technology, Dean of IUBAT’s College of Engineering, called upon the talented researchers from home and abroad to expand research projects, skill development training, and vocational education at the national and international level.The trustees and directors of SIMEC sharing their opinion said that that this research-based higher education institution will play a role in the development of practical, life-oriented, and modern education in the country.Everyone presents expressed their appreciation to the members of the Board of Trustees of SIMEC Institute of Technology for taking such an initiative dedicated to vocational training, diploma, and research in Bangladesh. They said that this initiative of SIMEC Institute of Technology will inspire young and emerging researchers in timely and innovative research. A cultural event was organized by Media Officer TapitaSathi and her cultural team.
In his concluding remarks, Sardar Md. Shaheen, Chairman Engineer, SIMEC Group, said that SIMEC’s journey was aimed at building a world-class research center in Bangladesh in line with Japanese higher education and research.He assured that SIMEC would play a pivotal role in building a talented generation who are properly educated. Among others present at the event were; Vice Chairman; Mrs. AfsanaKhanom, Directors of SIMEC Group; Foara Yasmin, Sardar Md. Bahar, Md. Rafiqul Islam Sujon, Consultant (SIMEC Group);Md. Shajahan Mia,Deputy Director; Abul Hossain, Deputy Director, and Principal Engr. Abu Musa, Chief Consultant (SIMEC Institute of Technology); Dr. Delwar Hossain Mazumder, Research Assistant; Engr. Aminul Islam. The whole program was managed by the Administrative Manager of SIMEC Institute of Technology, Jamal Uddin Ahmed