On 11 February, 2016 Katalyst and Consiglieri Private Limited organized a roundtable discussion event on course curriculum upgradation of Sylhet Agricultural University. This was conducted as part of the study by Katalyst and Consiglieri Private Ltd. on the ‘Industry Need Assessment and Curriculum Mapping’ of three agricultural universities of Bangladesh (Bangladesh Agricultural University, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University & Sylhet Agricultural University). Study findings were shared by Professor Saidur Rahman and Dr. Jasim Uddin of the study team in the event and upon sharing of the study result, participants gave their feedbacks and comment on the findings.
Professor Dr. M. Golam Shahi Alam, Vice Chancellor, Sylhet Agricultural University was the Chief guest while Professor Poresh C. Modak, Dean, Bangladesh Agricultural University was present as the special guest in the workshop. Professor Dr. Md. Shahjahan Mazumder, Dean, Sylhet Agricultural University was the chairperson of the workshop.
This activity was carried out as an integral part of Katalyst’s strategy to update curriculum of agricultural universities and develop linkage between academia and industry. Similar activity will also be carried out in other two agricultural academia.