How to Improve the Education Quality of Jahangirnagar University

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  • Topic: University, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, Bengali language
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What Makes a Good University? Thoughts and Suggestions |
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Universities are places where students come to learn various courses from instructors. A good university must be able to support the learning process. It must have enough qualified instructors, many modern buildings with adequate high technology facilities, and the most.of.all.good.management.

Being a place where students come to learn, it is important that universities have enough qualified instructors for every course. Being a qualified instructor for a course requires more than having knowledge in the course. It requires having adequate teaching skills. Without adequate teaching skills, knowledge will not be transferred to the students. It is also requires having proper personalities. An instructor without appropriate personalities will be unpopular and.disliked.

As for the second characteristic, a good university must have many buildings with adequate high technology facilities for students and employees. There must be enough rooms for the courses. The classrooms must be large enough and properly equipped. Libraries should have enough books and materials to accommodate the courses being taught. Since learning tasks take considerable time in a day, there also must be enough restrooms and cafeterias.

A good university, like any large organization, must have good management. There must be enough employees to handle administrative tasks. Facilities must be maintained so they can function properly, In addition, there must be adequate security to ensure the safety of university property, employees and students. And the most importance, garbage must be collected and disposed.properly.to.prevent.diseases.

In conclusion, the above paragraphs explain the characteristics of a good university. That is, it must have enough qualified instructors, enough facilities and good management. Students should become familiar with these characteristics so they can choose a good university. By selecting a good university, the learning process will be facilitated and this will help students achieve their learning goals.

About Jahangirnagar University

Jahangirnagar University (Bengali: জাহাঙ্গীরনগর বিশ্ববিদ্যালয় Jahaŋgirnôgor Bishshobiddalôe) is a public university in Bangladesh. It is the one and only residential university in the country. The university was established in 1970 by the government of Pakistan by the Jahangirnagar Muslim University Ordinance, 1970. During the first two years, it operated as a project. Its first Vice-Chancellor, Professor Mafiz Uddin Ahmad (Ph.D in Chemistry, University of Illinois, Chicago) took up office on September 24, 1970. The first group of students, a total of 150, was enrolled in four departments: Economics, Geography, Mathematics and Statistics. Its formal inauguration was delayed until January 12, 1971, when the university was launched by Rear Admiral S. M. Ahsan, the Chancellor. After the independence of Bangladesh, the university was renamed as Jahangirnagar University by the Jahangirnagar University Act, 1973. In 2010 the university had a total of 10,500 students, 672 teachers, 206 staffs and 1,200 other employees. Dr. M Anwar Hossain is the (18th may, 2012) Vice-Chancellor of the university. Departments

There are 31 departments under six faculties:
Faculty of Arts and Humanities
* Department of Bangla
* Department of English
* Department of History
* Department of Philosophy
* Department of Archaeology
* Department of Drama and Dramatics
* Department of International Relations
* Department of Journalism and Media Studies
* Department of Fine Arts
Faculty of Biological Science
* Department of Botany
* Department of Zoology
* Department of Pharmacy
* Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
* Department of Microbiology
* Department of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology...
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