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Historical Outline

Year

Date

Key History

2012

18-11-2012

Mr. AKM Enamul Hoque Shameem, MP, Hon’ble Deputy Minister, Ministry of  Water Resources, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh  founded Port City International University (PCIU) in the city of Chittagong as a private university on November 18, 2012 under private university act 2010 with the approval of Ministry of Education. The University has been established with a view to making significant contribution to the development of higher education in the country.

 

2013

23-03-2013

1st selection board held

29-03-2013

1st batch: Faculty Training & Development Program-6 teachers

10-05-2013

1st Summer 2013 Orientation Program: The Vice Chancellor of University of Chittagong Prof. Anwarul Azim Arif addressed the occasion as Chief Guest while the Vice Chancellor of Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Science University (CVASU) and Pro-Vice Chancellor of CUET spoke as special guests.

10-05-2013

1st Port City News.com published

17-05-2013

Started academic journey with 69 students of different programs. (MBA-31, BBA-9, CSE-15, English-2, Journalism-8, LLB-4)

10-06-2013

Proposed 1st budget for FY 2013-2014

17-08-2013

Prof. Dr. Nural Anwar joined as 1st Vice Chancellor of PCIU on August 17, 2013

28-09-2013

Fall 2013 Orientation Program: Hon’ble Chairman of UGC (State Minister) Prof. Dr. A. K. Azad Chowdhury was present as the chief guest. Hon’ble member of UGC Prof. Dr. Atful Hye Shibly, Hon’ble Vice Chancellor of CUET Prof. Dr. Md. Jahangir Alam & Hon’ble Vice Chancellor of Stamford University Bangladesh Prof. Dr. M. Feroz Ahmed were present as Special Guests.

 

Financial waiver & scholarship: Tk. 13636900.00 (323 students)

 

2014

15-01-2014

MoU with MIST (Military Institute of Science & Technology)

7-02-2014

Spring 2014 Orientation Program: Hon’ble Vice Chancellor of University of Dhaka Prof. Dr. A A M S Arefin Siddique was present as chief guest and Hon’ble Vice Chancellor of CUET Prof. Dr. Md. Jahangir Alam was present as special guest.

15-05-2014

1st Academic Council meeting held

17-05-2014

Celebrated 1st Founding Anniversary

17-05-2014

1st Syndicate meeting held

17-05-2014

1st PCIU journal published

13-07-2014

Inaugurated PCIU Medical Center

24-10-2014

Prof. Dr. Ichiihiko Toyoda, Saga University Japan visited PCIU

 

Financial waiver & scholarship: Tk. 28273100.00 (1014 students)

 

 

 

2015

5-03-2015

MoU with Noble University, Canada

23-05-2015

Reception of UGC Chairman Prof. Abdul Mannan & Summer Orientation Program held.

25-09-2015

Chairman, Law attended Summer School, UK

25-09-2015

Recognition as best new university within the network of Summer School by Human Rights Summer School, UK

8-10- 2015

Association of Private Universities’ of Bangladesh (APUB) meeting held at PCIU

2-12-2015

Hon’ble VC attended International Conference (BRICK), India

 

Financial waiver & scholarship: Tk. 11762511.00 (546 students)

 

2016

27-01-2016

Inauguration of PCIU digital Library

04-02-2016

Chittagong region’s National ICT Debate Festival-2016 held at PCIU

05-04-2016

MoA signed between PCIU and AABL

06-04-2016

PCIU cricket team participated in Chittagong divisional T20 cricket tournament

09-05-2016

Hon’ble Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Nural Anwar visited several universities of USA

25.11.2016

International Conference on Quality for Sustainable Development (ICQSD)-2016 held

5-12-2016

A team of PCIU participated in International Conference in Malaysia

 

Financial waiver & scholarship: Tk. 13257537.00 (600 students)

 

2017

27-01-2017

1st PCIU President’s Conference-2017

22-03-2017

Land purchase for permanent campus

06-08-2017

20 faculties participated on training in Malaysia

19-10-2017

Prof. Dr. Nural Anwar joined as VC of PCIU for 2nd term

25-11-2017

1st Annual sports

 

Financial waiver & scholarship: Tk. 19823145.00 (1035 students)

 

2018

03-02-2018

Professor Ranjith Wijayawardana, Hon’ble Vic Chancellor of Rajanata University of Srilanka visited PCIU

04-05-2018

Prof. Dr. Khan Touhid Osman joined as 1st Treasurer of PCIU

15-05-2018

Hon’ble Founder member of BoT of PCIU Alhaj Begum Ashrafunnesa passed away on May 15, 2018

10-08-2018

PCIU Library named after Ratnagarva Begum Ashrafunnesa

06-09-2018

Fall 2018 Orientation Program: Mr. Nurul Islam Nahid, MP, Education Minister of Govt. of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh was present as chief guest.

21-09-2018

Seven members team headed by Registrar attended CLEA conference held at Mody University of Science & Technology, Rajasthan, India

30-12-2018

Hon’ble Founder, President & Chairman Mr. AKM Enamul Hoque Shameem elected as Member of Parliament from Shariatpur-2 and also selected as Deputy Minister of Water Resources, Government of the People’s of Bangladesh

 

Financial waiver & scholarship: Tk. 21498734.00 (922 students)

 

2019

31-03-2019

1st Convocation held

16-09-2019

PCIU crowned as Champion of CJKS Inter University Football Tournament

15-11- 2019

PCDF organized National Debate Feast 2019

24-11-2019

MoU with three Foreign Universities

 

Financial waiver & scholarship: Tk. 28783520.00 (1089 students)

 

2020

09-02-2020

Annual sports at permanent campus

18-02-2020

Nepal UGC Chairman Prof. Bhim Prasad Subedi, PhD visited PCIU

17-03-2020

Celebration of Mujib Borsha

17-03-2020

Establishment of Bangabondhu Corner

23-04-2020

Handed over a cheque of Tk. 5,00,000 (Five Lac Taka Only) as donation to the Deputy Commissioner of Chattogram, Mr. Mohammad Elius Hossain, to expedite the Government initiatives taken to fight against Corona Virus.

10-05-2020

Online Class Start (Covid-19)

 

Financial waiver & scholarship: Tk. 27315266.00 (947 students)