The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB) and AIS Department of Dhaka University signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) recently to allow exemption on few subjects of Knowledge Level of ICAB examination to the students of Department of AIS of Dhaka University subject to fulfilling certain criteria. Under this MoU, the students will be eligible for exemption in Accounting, Business and Finance, Management Information, Business and Commercial Law and IT Knowledge.
In presence of Vice Chancellor - DU, Dr. AAMS Arefin Siddique as Chief Guest the signing ceremony took place at the the Nabab Nawab Ali Chowdhury Senate Bhaban, with ICAB President Adeeb Hossain Khan FCA and DU Treasurer Prof. Dr. Md. Kamal Uddin signing the MoU. Mr. Arefin Siddique said this MoU will help to build career in Chartered Accountancy. Stressing on culture of accountability in society, he said under the dynamic leadership of chartered accountants, proper utilization of wealth and its accountability would be ensured. Every professional should have the responsibility to ensure accountability in every sphere of life, he stated. He said, I believe this signing of MoU is the foundation for realisation among the students about accountability which would lead them to success in career.
ICAB President Adeeb Hossain said that learning partnership with the Dhaka University is the long awaited initiative which takes DU students one step closer to Chartered Accountancy. He urged the students of AIS department to make best use of this opportunity. Professor Mamtaz Uddin Ahmed and ICAB Council Member Mahmudul Hasan Khusru FCA delivered inspirational words for the students in CA studying. Among others spoke on the occasion, DU Treasurer Dr. Md. Kamal Uddin, AIS department Chairman Professor Abdul Hakim and Professor Dr. Mahfuzul Hoque.