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National Defence College

13 Dec 2020

Graduation Ceremony at NDC

The Graduation Ceremony of National Defence Course 2020 and Armed Forces War Course 2020 will be held at 1000 hrs on 13 December 2020. Hon’ble Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladeshwill grace the occasion as the Chief Guest.

9 Dec 2020

Course Closing Ceremony 2020

The Course Closing Ceremony of National Defence Course 2020 and Armed Forces War Course 2020 will be held at 0900 hrs on 09 December 2020 at Sheikh Hasina Complex, DSCSC. Lt Gen Ataul Hakim Sarwar Hasan, SBP, SGP, Ndc, Afwc, Psc, PhD Comdt, NDC will grace the occasion as Chief Guest.

7 Dec 2020

Lecture at NDC

Dr. Gowher Rizvi, International Affairs adviser to the Hon’ble Prime Minister  presented an on line keynote speech to ND course 2020  on "Regional and international cooperation" at 1200 hrs on 07 Dec 2020. 

7 Dec 2020

Graduation Dinner at NDC

The Graduation Dinner of National Defence Course 2020 and Armed Forces War Course 2020 will be held at 1900 hrs on 07 December 2020at NDC Multipurpose Hall. Commandant NDC, Lieutenant General Ataul Hakim Sarwar Hasan, SBP, SGP, ndc, afwc, psc, PhD will grace the occasion

6 Dec 2020

Online Seminar at NDC

Online Seminar of NDC 2020 on“Global Stability, Security and Prosperity after COVID-19”will be held on 06 December 2020 at 1000 hours. H. E. Dr. A. K. Abdul Momen, MP,Hon’ble Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh will grace the occasion as Chief Guest. Dr. Mohammed Farashuddin,Chief Adviser, East West University &Former Governor, Bangladesh Bankwill act as the session Chair.Prof. ShahabEnam Khan, Professor of International Relations, Jahangirnagar University, Savar;Dr. Ahmed MushtauqeRaza Chowdhury, Former Vice Chairperson of BRAC  and Md. Abul Kalam Azad, Former Principal Secretary & Former Principal Coordinator (SDG Cell) at Prime Minister’s Officewill present keynote speeches in the seminar.Major General Abul Hasnat Mohammad Khairul Bashar, BGBM, PBGM, ndc, afwc, psc is Sponsor Senior Directing Staff of the seminar. Seminar will be moderated by Professor Dr. Imtiaz Ahmed, Department of International Relations, University of Dhaka.

30 Nov 2020

Lt Gen Ataul Hakim Joins as commandant of NDC

Lieutenant General Ataul Hakim Sarwar Hasan, SBP, SGP, ndc, afwc, psc, PhD joined as commandant at National Defence College (NDC) on Monday (30 Nov 2020). Respected Chief of Army Staff adorned him with the rank of Lieutenant General on 0915 hours in CAS Secretariat of Army Headquarters on the same day. Quarter Master General of Bangladesh Army and other senior officers of the Army Headquarters were also present on the occation. Before joining as the commandant, Lieutenant General Ataul Hakim Sarwar Hasan was the Vice Chancellor of Bangladesh University of Professionals. 

18 Nov 2020

Lecture at NDC

Maj Gen Hugh Van Roosen, Dy MILAD, Department of Peacekeeping Operation, UNHQ, NY, USA delivered an online lecture to ND course 2020 on “UN: Role and Challenges in Maintaining Global Peace and Security” at 1900 hrs on 18 November 2020.

16 Nov 2020

Lecture at NDC

Prof. Tarak Karim Barkawi Department of International Relations, London School of Economics And Political Science delivered an online lecture to ND Course 2020 on “Resolving Global Issues through Diplomacy” at 1200 hrs on 16 November 2020.

16 Nov 2020

Lecture at NDC

H.E Mr. Imran Ahmed Siddiqui High Commissioner of Pakistan delivered a lecture to ND Course 2020 on “Contemporary Pakistan: Strategic Priorities, Challenges & Opportunities” at 0900 hrs on 11 November 2020.

15 Nov 2020

Lecture at NDC

General Aziz Ahmed, SBP (BAR), BSP, BGBM, PBGM, BGBMS, psc, G, Chief of Army Staff (CAS)  presented the Keynote Speech to ND course 2020 on "Bangladesh Army" at 0900 hrs on 15 Nov 2020.  

12 Nov 2020

Lecture at NDC

Dr. Pascal Vennesson, Senior Fellow And Head of Research, IDSS, RSIS, Singapore delivered an online lecture to ND Course 2020 on “Critical security and the misunderstood scope of strategy” at 0900 hrs on 12 November 2020.

11 Nov 2020

Lecture at NDC

Admiral M Shaheen Iqbal, NBP, NUP, Ndc, Afwc, Psc, Chief of Naval Staff (CNS)  presented the keynote Speech  to ND Course 2020 on “Bangladesh Navy” at 0900 hrs on 11 November 2020.