For the very first time Daffodil International University has joined the International Association of University Presidents (IAUP) semi-annual meeting that took place on 12th to 14th October, 2012 in Tbilisi the beautiful capital of Georgia. The conference is hosted by Prof. Kakha Shengelia, President of Caucasus University. The International Association of University Presidents (IAUP) is an association of university chief executives from higher education institutions around the world. Membership is limited to those individuals who serve as presidents, rectors or vice-chancellors at regionally accredited colleges or universities. Total number of 355 IAUP members joined this gathering of higher education chief executives, which afford unique opportunities for the development of international partnerships. The Semi-Annual Meetings also include meetings of the IAUP Executive Committee, the IAUP Board of Directors, the IAUP/UN Commission on Disarmament Education, Conflict Prevention, and Peace, the IAUP/Microsoft Academic Summit Taskforce, the IAUP/CAEL 21st Century Skills Commission, and other special working groups.
Honorable Chairman Mr. Md Sabur Khan took another footstep for Daffodil International University to make it the cosmopolitan university and to uplift the image of DIU internationally by joining this Meeting as a representative from Daffodil International University.
To be noted IAUP is a NGO (Non Governmental Organization) holding the highest (ECOSOC) consultation rights at the United Nations and formal consultation rights with UNESCO.