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University of Dhaka

University of Dhaka

country rank: 2
world rank: 3338

University Overview

The University of Dhaka was founded in 1921 and is a non-profit public higher education institution situated in the major city of Dhaka (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). There are additional branch campuses for this school in the following cities: NewMarket, Shahbag University of Dhaka (DU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational Bangladeshi higher education institution that is officially recognized by the University Grants Commission of Bangladesh. In a variety of fields of study, the University of Dhaka (DU) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees like as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 99-year-old Bangladeshi university has a rigorous admission process based on entrance exams and candidates’ previous academic records and ratings. The admittance rate ranges from 0 to 10%, making this Bangladeshi higher education school very exclusive. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students have access to a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services at DU.

University Identity

Name
Acronym DU
Founded 1921
Motto Truth Shall Prevail

University Location

Address Ramna Dhaka 1000 Dhaka Bangladesh
Tel +880 (2) 966 1900
Fax +880 (2) 966 7222
Other locations Shahbag, NewMarket

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
International
students
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)

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 0-10%
Admission Office Office of the Registrar, University of Dhaka Dhaka 1000 (2) 966 1900

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 30,000-34,999
Academic Staff 2,000-2,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Not available; please submit a list of official affiliations and memberships to relevant associations and organizations.

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