UGC Approved Private University List in Bangladesh (Updated October 2013)

by bdnewscorner on January 22, 2012



UGC Approved Private University List in Bangladesh – Education is the main cause of improvement of human society. Among the various stages of education, university education is the highest and by far the most important one. Here is basic difference between university education and other levels of education.

UGC Approved Private University List in Bangladesh

The establishment of private university has created opportunities for higher education in Bangladesh. There are tow types of universities in our country namely state-run universities(Govt. University) and the private universities. State-run universities like Dhaka University, Rajshahi University, Chittagong University, Jahangirnagar University and Jagannath University were only institutions of receiving higher education.UGC Approved Private University List in Bangladesh

Only a few students could have the possibility of receiving higher education in the state-run(Govt. University) universities. A lot of students were deprived of higher education So, during the close of the 20th century a lot of private universities grew up in the country. They provided higher education to a huge number of students. Private education has become big business. The impact education only to the rich students. Though the private universities have mushroomed in the country, they have not created opportunities for the poor students.

UGC Approved Private University List in Bangladesh

The University Grants Commission (UGC) of Bangladesh is the governmental apex body in the field of higher education in Bangladesh. The most important objectives of the UGC are to monitor, maintain, promote and coordinate university education. It is also responsible for maintaining standard and quality in all the public and private universities in Bangladesh.

Here is the list of UGC Approved Private University in Bangladesh: (university names are in ascending order)

  1. Ahsanullah University of Science and Technology
  2. America Bangladesh University*
  3. American International University Bangladesh
  4. ASA University Bangladesh
  5. Asian University of Bangladesh
  6. Atish Dipankar University of Science & Technology
  7. Bangladesh Islami University
  8. Bangladesh University
  9. Bangladesh University of Business & Technology (BUBT)
  10. Bangladesh University of Health Science
  11. BGC Trust University Bangladesh, Chittagong
  12. BGMEA University of Fashion & Technology
  13. BRAC University
  14. Britannia University
  15. Central Women’s University
  16. City University
  17. Daffodil International University
  18. Darul Ihsan University**
  19. Dhaka International University
  20. East Delta University , Chittagong
  21. East West University
  22. Eastern University
  23. European University of Bangladesh
  24. Exim Bank Agricultural University, Bangladesh
  25. Feni University
  26. First Capital University of the Bangladesh
  27. Gono Bishwabidyalay
  28. Green University of Bangladesh
  29. Hamdard University Bangladesh
  30. IBAIS University
  31. Independent University, Bangladesh
  32. International Islamic University, Chittagong
  33. International University of Business Agriculture & Technology
  34. Ishakha International University
  35. Khwaja Yunus Ali University
  36. Leading University, Sylhet
  37. Manarat International University
  38. Metropolitan University, Sylhet
  39. North East University Bangladesh
  40. North South University
  41. North Western University, Khulna
  42. Northern University Bangladesh
  43. Port City International University
  44. Premier University, Chittagong
  45. Presidency University
  46. Prime University ***
  47. Primeasia University
  48. Queens University*
  49. Royal University of Dhaka
  50. Shanto Mariam University of Creative Technology
  51. Sonargaon University
  52. Southeast University
  53. Southern University of Bangladesh , Chittagong
  54. Stamford University, Bangladesh
  55. State University Of Bangladesh
  56. Sylhet International University, Sylhet
  57. The Millenium University
  58. The Peoples University of Bangladesh
  59. The University of Asia Pacific
  60. United International University
  61. University of Development Alternative
  62. University of Information Technology & Sciences
  63. University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh
  64. University of Science & Technology, Chittagong
  65. University of South Asia
  66. Uttara University
  67. Varendra University
  68. Victoria University of Bangladesh
  69. World University of Bangladesh
  70. Z.H SIKDER UNIVFRSITY OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

* The University was closed down by the Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh on 22.10.2006. However, now the University is operating by obtaining a Stay Order from the Court.

** Functioning under stay order from the court.

The government must have a control over these private education. The students of education must be ensured. And must know about the UGC Approved Private University List in Bangladesh.


{ 23 comments… read them below or add one }

rifat zaman February 29, 2012 at 10:25 am

i just want to know that what is the meaning of those star marked name of private universities please inform me as soon as possible.

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borsa June 8, 2012 at 4:50 am

what is the meaning of this star

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Mamun January 14, 2013 at 10:04 am

what is the meaning of star

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md. Leon June 27, 2012 at 12:26 pm

which one BSEEE or BSEE is approved by ugc for iubat university

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shuvo July 22, 2012 at 9:19 am

thanks for compiling this lists.
it might help us to find ugc approved university

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zahir hasan August 30, 2012 at 9:53 am

what is the meaning of (*)definitely answer me.

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Md. Rifat khan Real September 8, 2012 at 2:57 pm

please approve B.sc in EETE for Dhaka International University.

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mahamudul hoque soykot November 10, 2012 at 4:12 am

what is meaning “star”please say this

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himel December 25, 2012 at 9:33 am

* – The University was closed down by the Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh on 22.10.2006. However, now the University is operating by obtaining a Stay Order from the Court.
** – Functioning under stay order from the court.

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anarul islam August 4, 2013 at 8:13 am

Dear Sir,
I want to know about America Bangladesh university present situation of EEE @ EMBA Program.

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anarul islam August 4, 2013 at 8:16 am

Dear Sir,

I want to know about America Bangladesh university present situation of EEE & EMBA program.

B/R

anarul islam

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joy September 12, 2013 at 8:13 am

what is the meaning of (***)

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zaman October 6, 2013 at 6:53 pm

- The University was closed down by the Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh on 22.10.2006. However, now the University is operating by obtaining a Stay Order from the Court.
** – Functioning under stay order from the court.

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Md Nur Islam Khan October 19, 2013 at 10:24 am

What will be the future of those students who got admitted into the star marked Universities. They did study, Spent time and finally spent money. UGC should take the action for the sufferers who did not know anything. The students may not the sufferers as long the name of those universities at UGC approved list.

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Pradip Kumar Ghosh October 23, 2013 at 5:11 am

Dear Sir,
What is the current status of Prime University?

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md.ziaul huq March 15, 2014 at 4:06 pm

What is the current position America Bangladesh university. Did this university UGC and govt. approve / not approve

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Monjur Hossain April 8, 2014 at 6:39 pm

i want to know…..which campus is the legal & main campus of America Bangladesh University……….?

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Dewan Ibrahim April 21, 2014 at 9:47 am

Dear Sir,
What is the current status of Darul Ihsan University?

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Nasir May 4, 2014 at 9:01 am

what is the situation Atish Dipankar University of Science & Technology? i have decided to be a student there. i can be admitted there in English honors. what is the problem details write for me. Quickly.

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Md.Shahanul Alom May 9, 2014 at 6:08 pm

What is the meaning of (*)definitely answer me.What is the current status of Sonargoan University & Civil dept.?

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Al Sumon May 20, 2014 at 5:57 am

Ami jante chassi The People’s University ki sob jaygate Grand hobe……..??.

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kazi osman goni June 10, 2014 at 5:28 am

i want know about America Bangladesh university and what campus & website is original.there some campus say that i am original right but i confused that’s have many website about ABU

kazi osman goni
.10.06.14

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saiful islam March 26, 2014 at 11:45 am

This is essential to know that his university is UGC approved or not. It also need to know why his university is approved or not.thanks

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