With a view to promoting their academic standard the Institute of Business Administration (IBA) of Rajshahi University (RU) opened a new three-storied building, constructed with its own funding for the teachers and students on campus on Saturday.RU vice-chancellor Professor Muhammad Mizanuddin inaugurated the building on Saturday at 11:00 am gracing the function as chief guest while RU pro-vice chancellor Professor Chowdhury Sarwar Jahan, treasurer Professor Sayen Uddin Ahmed, dean of RU business faculty Professor Amzad Hossain and IBA former director Professor Avinoy Chandra Shaha among other addressed as special guest at the inaugural ceremony.
Covering three acres of land the building consist of ten classrooms, one computer laboratory, two mosques, one common room for female student, two gallery, one library and faculty rooms and offices.
It is noted that, The IBA started its journey as an institute in the year 2000. But the academic activities of the institute began in 2002 with the inception of MBA (Evening) program. At present the Institute has four streams of MBA program and another stream of M.Phil./ Ph.D program.
The institute also launched honors courses from current year.