Berger Paints Bangladesh Limited (BPBL) has recently held the award programme ‘Berger Award for Students of Fine Art, University of Dhaka,’ recently.
Berger organised the programme with an aim to honour the students with the highest CGPAs in the Honour’s programme.
The programme started following a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that was signed with the Faculty of Fine Art (FFA), DU on December 31, 2017.
The chief guests of the event were Professor Dr Muhammad Samad, Pro-Vice Chancellor (Admin), University of Dhaka, and Professor Nisar Hossain, Dean of FFA, University of Dhaka.
On behalf of Berger Paints Bangladesh Limited, Rupali Chowdhury, Managing Director; Mohsin Habib Chowdhury, Chief Sales & Marketing Officer; A K M Sadeque Nawaj, Chief Business Officer; Tanzeen Ferdous Alam, Chief Marketing Officer; and A M M Fazlur Rashid, Head, Chanel Engagement, were present at the event.
The student, who has obtained the best result (i.e., highest CGPA) in the Honour’s Programme, received the award based on merit. One student each from the eight departments of the Faculty of Fine Art, DU, received the award. This year, the awardees of the BFA Honors 2020 Batch are Tulsi Rani Das, Department of Drawing & Painting; MD. Ibrahim Hossain, Department of Graphic Design; Kamrun Naher Mim, Department of Printmaking; Maria Mim, Department of Oriental Art; Halima Akter, Department of Ceramics; Gobinda Pal, Department of Sculpture; Suhana Sehab Ema, Department of Crafts; and Jahidul Islam, Department of History of Art.