The Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Bangladesh (ICMAB) organized a seminar titled “Accounting as a Profession” on July 24, 2018 at Islamic University of Technology (IUT) premises in collaboration with the Department of Business & Technology Management (BTM) of the said University.
Professor Dr. Mohammad Rakibul Islam, Head of Business & Technology Management (BTM) department of IUT graced the occasion as Chief Guest. Ms. Naznin Akter, Assistant Professor of Business & Technology Management (BTM) department of the same University attended the session as Special Guest. Institute’s academic Consultant Dr. Nikhil Chandra Shil FCMA was present in the seminar as the Guest of Honor.
Among others Head of Education Department of the Institute Mr. Abdul Maleque, and Mr. Md. Nayim-Uz-Zaman, Assistant Director of Education Department were also present in the session.
Dr. Nikhil Chandra Shil FCMA discussed at the seminar regarding the necessity of professional degrees in addition to academic degrees for accelerating career success. Education system of ICMAB is also briefed along with the membership profile to motivate the audiences. Bringing some successful indicators of Bangladesh which is undergoing through serious development initiatives, the speaker presented the potential of professional accountants in coming days. Around 60 students of the said University attended the seminar and listened to the speakers till the end which last for more than one hour. Students were also engaged in an informal networking with the speakers at the end of the seminar which reflects their keenness with the professional education.