DIU campus TV
Chairman of DIU took an initiative to set up a media lab where the students of Journalism & Mass Communication (JMC) and Multimedia & Creative Technology (MCT) will be able to gather practical experiences by making short films, editing videos, doing animations and graphical works. Every activity of Media Lab is to be done by the students.
Hasan Zubaer, a fresh graduate from MCT department, who worked at Media Lab making Animations, shared his experience saying, "It feels good that still, I can attend all the programs of DIU whenever I do want. This is the power of digitalization."
Another student from CSE, Sumnul Islam said, "There are so many educational seminars, and workshops that take place in our university. I always try to join them, but I miss some of these events due to my classes or my sickness. However, I can easily see the missed events on Campus TV as they are recorded while the live telecast. It's great!"
Different types of educational programmes are being telecast from 12:00pm to 12:00pm of the next day. Every programme is being repeated every three hours.
This programme is telecasting the lecture sessions of Alhaj Sufi Mizanur Rahman ( Chairman, PHP Group), Syed Manzur Elahi (Chairman, Apex Group), Mohammad Mozibar Rahman (Chairman, BRB Cables), Anis Ud Dowla (Chairman, ACI Group), A K Azad (Chairman, Ha-Meem Group),Geeteara Safiya Choudhury (Chairman, Adcom Ltd), Rokia Afzal Rahman (President, Bangladesh Federation of Women Entrepreneurs), Niaz Rahim ( Group Director, Rahimafrooz), Latifur Rahman (Chairman, Transcom Group), and Bibi Russell (Founder, Bibi Productions).
Alongside these lectures, many other programmes are being aired on Campus TV. One of which is ‘Art of Living. The main purpose of this programme is to let our students know about capabilities needed for leading a happy life. Sabur Khan (Chairman, Daffodil Group), Syed Mijanur Rahman Raju ( Director of Students' Affairs), Ejaj-Ur-Rahaman Shajal (Teacher) are the moderators for this program.
'Employability 360' has been introduced by faculty member Shibli Shahriar and his student Sohag Mia to arrange sessions on air on various professional skills needed to survive in the job market. ‘Globalization' takes care of the overseas and exchange programmes being conducted at DIU. 'Campus Hero' encourages various cultural activities which help the students to relax and be more open to cultural aspects.
In 'Campus Parliament' the students coming from different schools, colleges, public and private universities sit under the campus parliament to make the right arguments on various social, political and economic issues, agendas of our country and the world as well.
A core team of six dedicated individuals is mainly associating the Campus TV. S M Abdur Razzak and Nafiza Mou are working as the Production Director and the Production Manager respectively. Besides them, Mohammad Nadir Ali, the head of IT department along with his two IT employees Kazi Arif and Shipon, is also working in this great team.
The writer is schooling with DIU