1st National Girls Programming Contest held today on December 12, 2015 at Daffodil International University as part of observing ‘Computer Science Education Week 2015’ just like 160 other countries across the globe. This is the biggest programming contest for women participants for the first time in the history of Bangladesh hosted by Bangladesh Open Source Network (BDOSN) AND Bangladesh Computer Council (BCC). A total of 63 teams from different public and private university, colleges and schools took part in the contest. SUST Tinkle Team of Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) comprising with Sadia Tasnim, Nishat Tasnim Ahmed and Nafisa Nowshin became Champion and CHUET Sparkles ( Jannatul Ferdous, Sumaya Akter and Miftahul Jannat) of Chittagong University of Engineering Technology (CUET) became Runner Up while DU Team-1 ( Sabrina Zaman, Fariha Mumtahin and Maliha TasDhaka University obtained 3rd position in the contest.
Mr. Zunaid Ahmed Palak, MP, Honorable State Minister, ICT Division, Ministry of Post and Telecommunication was present as the chief guest at the closing and prize giving ceremony of the National Girls Programming Contest. The function was also attended by Prof. Dr. Yousuf M. Islam, Vice Chancellor, Prof. Dr. S. M. Mahbub-ul-Haque Majumder, Dean, FSIT, Professor Dr. Engr. A K M Fazlul Hoque, Registrar, Professor Dr. Syed Akter Hossain, Head, Department of Computer Science and Engineering of Daffodil International University, BDOSN’s Vice President Lafifa Zaman, General Secretary Munir Hossain, Online Programming Judging Platform Code-Marshall’s Chief Executive Mahmudur Rahman.
Mr. Zunaid Ahmed Palak, MP, Honorable State Minister, ICT Division, Ministry of Post and Telecommunication handing over Champion Trophy as the chief guest to the winners of Shahajalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) held at Daffodil International University.
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