FACULTY OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION ORGANIZED TALK SHOW FOR THE BBA AND MBA STUDENTS ON CAREER CHOICE AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR SUCCESS


The choice of career is truly difficult because of the many influences that affect the decision of the students. Foremost of these are the parents, family members, friends, organizations, teachers , media and others. Based on the curriculum of the FBA-BBA, students after their 6th semester are made to declare their major. It is at this stage in students lives that they need to be guided properly on the appropriate choice of major by considering their passion, interest and aptitude. We have invited about 180-200 students who are at the crossroad of choosing their major to a talk show with the selected faculty and department heads providing information, motivation and prospects as resource persons. The resource speakers were persuasive and authentic in expounding the prospects and at the same the success should they take or choose this career which each one is trying to advocate. After the presentation of each speaker, the moderator gave a brief on the talks and open the floor for interaction with the students. The active participation and questions asked by the students manifest the interest of the students to really learn from the choice of their career and the right decision in choosing the major. The panel of speakers were:

Accounting and Finance, Investment Management - - -Dr. Dulal Miah
Marketing and International Business- -- - - - - - - - - - - Mr. Stanley Rodrick and
                                                                                              Ms. Mahreen Mamoon
Tourism and Hospitality Management -- - - - - - - - - - -  Mr. Golam Mostafa
Management and HRM  - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -  Prof. Neaz Ahmed
Operations Management (OM) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -Mr. Ashfaque Ahmed Mohib
Management Information System(MIS)- - - - - - - - - - - - Mr. Eduardo Alcanzare

 The event was Moderated by Mr. AK Nazmul, Program Director, BBA. Certificate of Appreciation were presented to the Panel of Speakers and Moderator for a very fruitful program.
In the evening of the same day, another version of the Talk Show was held with the Graduate Students. The topic was Career Development and Prospects of the Business Graduate Students. The talk show aimed at inspiring and challenging the MBA students to become successful in their career and at the same prospects for employment and gainful engagement. The panel of speakers were:
-Mr. Md. Kausar Alam, FCMA, FCS, ACCA
Group Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
Rahimafrooz (Bangladesh) Limited
- Mr. Suman Bhattacharjee
Human Resource Director
Pacific Bangladesh Telecom Limited (Citycell)

Mr. Faisal Imtiaz Khan
VP of Robi Axiata

The program was moderated by Mr. Roomee Tareque Moudud, Director, OPA. The Honorable Pro Vice Chancellor and Dean of FBA, Prof. Dr. Charles C. Villanueva opened both the programs with an inspiring message to the BBA and MBA students. The Asso. Dean of FBA, Dr. Ehsan Uddin Ahmed closed both the programs also with a vote of thanks. As a sign of appreciation to the speakers, they were presented a Certificate and some Tokens of Souvenir.