The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Department of Business Administration in Finance and Banking (F&B) of Faculty of Business Studies (FBS), Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP) with the objectives to fostering chartered accountancy profession, accounting and finance education.
The MoU was signed at the latter’s premises at Mirpur Cantonment on Tuesday.
ICAB President Md. Shahadat Hossain FCA, and Dr. Jannatul Ferdaous, Chairman, Department of Business, Administration in Finance and Banking have signed the MoU from their respective sides.
ICAB Vice President N K A Mobin FCA, CEO Shubhashish Bose, Brigadier General Md Moazzem Hossain, BGBM (BAR), PhD, Dean, FBS, BUP; and Lieutenant Colonel Md. Alauddin Al-Mamun (Retd), Chairman, AIS, FBS, BU, were among others present on the occasion.
Under this MoU, students graduated from BUP’s Department of Business Administration in Finance and Banking will get exemption from some papers of chartered accountancy studies.
ICAB and BUP will also work together to cooperate with each other with a view to fostering chartered accountancy profession, accounting and finance education, training, workshop, knowledge sharing on accounting, financial matters, trade & commerce, business, economy as a whole, whereby students, teachers, professionals, other stakeholders can be benefited.