Freshman Orientation Program - Fall 2017

Publish Date: 
Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 14:15

Orientation Program

Session I

Venue: BRACU Auditorium, Building UB1
Date: Sunday, September 10, 2017

10:00 a.m.        Registration Starts
10:30 a.m.        Students and Guests to be Seated
10:35 a.m.         Welcome Song :  BRACU Cultural Club
10:40 a.m.        Inaugural Speech:  Professor Syed Saad Andaleeb, Ph.D., Vice Chancellor
11:00 a.m.        Overview of BRACU (Video Presentation)
11:05 a.m.        Campus Life: Ms. Nanfuka Milly (BBS)
11:10 a.m.        BRACU Experience: Graduates’ Reflections : Ms. Syeda S. Shawkat (ESS)
11:15 a.m.        A Glimpse of Residential Semester at  Savar Campus (Video Presentation)   
11:20 a.m.         Residential Semester &  First-Year Experience at BRACU - BRAC Institute of Languages (BIL)
11:25 a.m.         Role of Relationship Management Office (RMO): Ms. Ismat Shereen, Head of RMO
11: 30 a.m.        Role of Counseling Unit: [Mr. Shami Suhrid, Psychosocial Counselor and Lecturer, BRACU Counseling Unit]
11:35 a.m.         Students’ involvement in the Functions of Registrar’s Office: Ms. Naziba Wafa (BBS)
11:45 a.m.          Students’ Involvement in Advising and Registration System: Mr. Farhan Uz Zaman (CSE)
12:01 p.m.         Closing Remarks: Dr. Ansar Ahmed, Pro- Vice Chancellor
12:15 p.m.         Closing of Session I  [Lunch Break]

*For the second session the students should report to the FYAT Designated Rooms at 1:45 PM and Parents will be brought into Indoor Games Room (9th Floor UB3) by Volunteers


Session II

Program for Parents
Venue: Indoor Games Room (9th Floor UB3)
Date: Sunday, September 10, 2017

02:20 p.m.        Parents to be Seated
02:35 p.m.        Welcome Speech and presentation on OSA, OCSAR & OCA and First-Year Experience at BRACU - First Year Advising Team (FYAT)
03:00 p.m.          Brief on Residential Semester at BRACU: Savar Campus - BRAC Institute of Language (BIL)
03:15 p.m.          BRACU Scholarship Policy – Relationship Management Office  (RMO)
03: 25 p.m.         Counseling Unit
03: 45 p.m.         Q & A
04:00 p.m.          Closing of Session  II

FYAT DAY, Fall 2017

Program for Students
Venue: BRACU Auditorium, Building UB1
Date: Sunday, September 10, 2017

Reporting Time: 1:45 p.m.

2:00 p.m.   FYAT Group Meetings in Designated Rooms
2:40 p.m.   Students & Advisers return to BRACU Auditorium (UB01)
2:50 p.m.   Inaugural Speech: Dr. Ansar Ahmed, Pro- Vice Chancellor
3:00 p.m.   Presentation on FYAT
3:10 p.m.   Presentation on the English Speaking Activity by Farina Haque
3:20 p.m.   Academic Support & Campus Resources - Office of Student Affairs (OSA); Office of Curricular Activities (OCA)
3:30 p.m.   Cultural Session
04:00 p.m.  Closing of Session  II