Civil Engineering department organized a seminar on Necessity of Water Resources Engineering for Bangladesh on 17 October 2017 for the students of Civil Engineering Department. The aim of the workshop was to acquaint students with the fundamental design concepts of Hydraulic Structures and prospects of Water Resources Engineering (WRE). The seminar started with the maiden speech of Dr. Mahmudur Rahman, Head, Dept. of Civil Engineering, BAIUST. Professor Dr. B. C. Basak, Chairman, Dept. of Civil Engineering, Stamford University Bangladesh was the keynote speaker at the seminar.
In closing ceremony of the workshop, the honorable Vice Chancellor of BAIUST, Brigadier General Ilyas Iftekhar Rasul, ndc, psc (Retd.) delivered an inspirational speech and thanked Professor Dr. B. C. Basak for coming to BAIUST and handed over a crest.