Rajshahi University

Rajshahi University Ranking

country rank: 6
world rank: 4173

University Overview

Rajshahi University ranking, founded in 1953, is a non-profit public higher education school situated in the rural environment of Rajshahi, Bangladesh (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). Rajshahi University ranking (RU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 35,000-39,999 students) coeducational Bangladeshi higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Bangladesh University Grants Commission. In a variety of fields of study, Rajshahi University (RU) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 67-year-old Bangladeshi university has a rigorous admission process based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and ratings. The entrance rate ranges from 20 to 30%, making this Bangladeshi higher education school very exclusive. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Students at RU have access to a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

Rajshahi University Ranking

University Identity

Name Rajshahi University
Acronym RU
Founded 1953

University Location

Address Rajshahi - Dhaka Hwy Rajshahi 6205 Rajshahi Bangladesh
Tel +880 (721) 750 244
Fax +880 (721) 750 064

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 20-30%
Admission Office Motihar Rajshahi 6205 (721) 750 041

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 35,000-39,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

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