A student of BRAC University (BRACU) has secured 8th position in the Second Women’s Mathematics Olympiad at the University of Dhaka’s AF Mujibur Rahman Mathematics Building on 8 March 2018.
Afia Fahmida Rahman is a student of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering.
Women’s Mathematics Olympiad Committee and AF Mujibur Rahman Foundation jointly organised the Olympiad to motivate female undergraduate students on the occasion of International Women’s Day.
Aaiyeesha Mostak of the Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology won the first prize from among 200 female participants from 25 public and private universities while the top 10 participants were presented crest and certificates.
Former governor of Bangladesh Bank Atiur Rahman inaugurated the program and human rights activist Sultana Kamal was present as chief guest.