An MOU was signed between Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB) and Emporia State University (ESU), USA on various academic & research collaboration scopes. For example, tuition fees waiver, scholarships, students and faculty exchange programs, work permits etc. On behalf of IUB Vice Chancellor (Acting) Prof. Dr. Milan Pagon and Dr. Ed Bashaw for ESU signed the MOU. Dr. Rezwanul Alam, Head. Dept. of MIS, Prof. Aminur Rahman, Dr. Rushdi Md. Rezaur Razzaque, Dr. Samiul Parvez Ahmed, Mr. Arifur Rahman Khan, Mr. Md. Golam Kibria and Md. Aminul Islam were also present on the occasion. Dr. Md. Rakibul Hoque, external expert of MIS dept. was also present in the MOU signing ceremony.