The Rajshahi University of Engineering and Technology (RUET) celebrated its 12th founding anniversary on September 01, 2015 through different programs.
The day began with hoisting the national and university flags atop the administrative building around 9:00 am.
Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Rafiqul Alam Beg inaugurated the program at 9:05 am on the RUET campus releasing balloons and pigeons while Registrar Prof. Mosharaf Hossain, mechanical engineering faculty dean Prof. Nirendra Nath Mustafi, and other officials, students of the
university were present.
Later, the VC launched a tree plantation campaign by planting saplings on the compound of the administrative building at 9:20 am.
At around 9:30 am, a colourful rally was brought out from in front of the university administrative building that paraded the whole campus. RUET VC and other top officials of the university participated in the rally.
Later, a cricket and a volleyball match was held at the university physical exercise premises at 10:00 am.
A discussion meeting was held at 12:00pm this day at the physical exercise center.
Besides, a special prayer was held at the central mosque after Zohar prayer. At that time, the VC urged the teachers, students and university employees to create a congenial academic atmosphere on the campus.
The university was set up on 150 acres of land in 1964.