Oldest Universities in Bangladesh

Oldest Universities in Bangladesh


What are the oldest Universities in Bangladesh? uniRank answers this question by publishing a list of 138 Bangladeshi Universities sorted by year of foundation and meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being chartered, licensed or accredited by the appropriate Bangladeshi higher education-related organization
  • offering at least three-year bachelor's degrees or postgraduate master's or doctoral degrees
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional, non-distance education format

uniRank aims to highlight which Bangladeshi Universities have the longest history and tradition and whether this correlates to their uniRank University Ranking.

Oldest Universities in Bangladesh

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# University Town
1 University of Dhaka Dhaka ...
5 Rajshahi University Rajshahi
20 Bangladesh Agricultural University Mymensingh
3 Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology Dhaka
12 University of Chittagong Chittagong
16 Jahangirnagar University Savar
25 Islamic University of Technology Gazipur
35 Islamic University Kushtia
14 Shahjalal University of Science and Technology Sylhet
26 Khulna University Khulna
10 National University, Bangladesh Gazipur
4 North South University Dhaka
64 University of Science and Technology Chittagong Chittagong ...
27 International University of Business Agriculture and Technology Dhaka
103 Central Women's University Dhaka
80 Independent University, Bangladesh Dhaka ...
21 International Islamic University, Chittagong Chittagong
53 Dhaka International University Dhaka
17 Ahsanullah University of Science and Technology Dhaka
8 American International University-Bangladesh Dhaka
121 Queens University Dhaka
69 Asian University of Bangladesh Dhaka
29 University of Asia Pacific Dhaka
109 The People's University of Bangladesh Dhaka ...
15 East West University Dhaka
11 Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University Dhaka
84 Gono Bishwabidyalay Dhaka
34 Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University Gazipur
36 Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University Dinajpur
61 Manarat International University Dhaka
2 BRAC University Dhaka ...
57 Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Science and Technology University Gopalganj
51 Patuakhali Science and Technology University Patuakhali ...
52 Mawlana Bhashani Science and Technology University Tangail
108 Rangamati Science and Technology University Rangamati
66 Pabna Science and Technology University Pabna
47 Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University Dhaka
67 Leading University Sylhet
97 Bangladesh University Dhaka
107 Begum Gulchemonara Trust University Chittagong
98 Sylhet International University Sylhet
85 Premier University Chittagong
24 Stamford University Bangladesh Dhaka
65 City University Dhaka
91 University of Development Alternative Dhaka
79 Southern University Bangladesh Chittagong
28 Southeast University, Bangladesh Dhaka
6 Daffodil International University Dhaka
63 State University of Bangladesh Dhaka
120 IBAIS University Dhaka
74 Prime University Dhaka
62 Northern University of Bangladesh Dhaka ...
39 Green University of Bangladesh Dhaka ...
45 World University of Bangladesh Dhaka
105 The Millenium University Dhaka
83 Shanto Mariam University of Creative Technology Dhaka
106 Victoria University of Bangladesh Dhaka
31 Bangladesh University of Business and Technology Dhaka
58 Eastern University, Bangladesh Dhaka
48 Uttara University Dhaka
70 Metropolitan University Sylhet
104 University of South Asia, Bangladesh Dhaka
9 United International University Dhaka
23 Rajshahi University of Engineering and Technology Rajshahi
75 University of Information Technology and Sciences Dhaka
73 Presidency University, Bangladesh Dhaka
54 Primeasia University Dhaka
100 Royal University of Dhaka Dhaka ...
19 Chittagong University of Engineering and Technology Chittagong ...
18 Khulna University of Engineering and Technology Khulna
37 Dhaka University of Engineering and Technology Gazipur
88 Atish Dipankar University of Science and Technology Dhaka ...
22 University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh Dhaka
93 Bangladesh Islami University Dhaka
32 Jagannath University Dhaka
72 Jatiya Kabi Kazi Nazrul Islam University Mymensingh
50 Comilla University Comilla
44 Noakhali Science and Technology University Noakhali
33 Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University Kulshi
49 ASA University Bangladesh Dhaka
60 East Delta University Chittagong
46 Sylhet Agricultural University Sylhet ...
43 Jashore University of Science and Technology Jessore
13 Asian University for Women Chittagong
7 Bangladesh University of Professionals Mirpur
41 Begum Rokeya University, Rangpur Rangpur
112 Khwaja Yunus Ali University Enayetpur
42 Bangladesh University of Textiles Dhaka
40 University of Barisal Barisal
135 Z.H. Sikder University of Science and Technology Bhedorgonj
129 Britannia University Comilla
119 Hamdard University of Bangladesh Munshiganj
110 North East University Bangladesh Sylhet
127 Ishakha International University, Bangladesh Kishorganj
94 First Capital University of Bangladesh Chuadanga
55 BGMEA University of Fashion and Technology Dhaka
77 Varendra University Rajshahi
82 European University of Bangladesh Dhaka
137 Exim Bank Agricultural University of Bangladesh Chapainawabganj
128 Feni University Feni
115 Bangladesh University of Health Sciences Dhaka
87 Port City International University Chittagong
59 Sonargaon University Dhaka ...
89 North Western University Khulna
114 CCN University of Science and Technology Comilla
101 German University Bangladesh Gazipur ...
71 Notre Dame University Bangladesh Dhaka
81 Chittagong Independent University Chittagong
134 Cox's Bazar International University Cox's Bazar
96 Ranada Prasad Shaha University Narayanganj
132 Times University of Bangladesh Faridpur
126 North Bengal International University Rajshahi
38 Islamic Arabic University Dhaka
130 Rajshahi Science and Technology University Natore
30 Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Maritime University Dhaka
102 Fareast International University Dhaka
131 Global University Bangladesh Barisal
76 Sheikh Fazilatunnesa Mujib University Jamalpur
122 Northern University of Business and Technology, Khulna Khulna
117 The International University of Scholars Dhaka
86 Canadian University of Bangladesh Dhaka
136 Pundra University of Science and Technology Bogra
123 Rabindra Maitree University Kushtia
56 University of Creative Technology Chittagong Chittagong
124 Rajshahi Medical University Rajshahi
125 N.P.I. University of Bangladesh Manikgonj
78 Anwer Khan Modern University Dhaka
95 Chittagong Medical University Chittagong
68 University of Global Village Barishal
133 Central University of Science and Technology Dhaka
92 Rabindra University, Bangladesh Shahjadpur
113 Sheikh Hasina University Netrokona
99 Bangamata Sheikh Fojilatunnesa Mujib Science and Technology University Melandaha
111 International Standard University Dhaka
118 Bangamata Sheikh Fazilatunnesa Mujib Medical University Sylhet
138 Bandarban University Bandarban
90 ZNRF University of Management Sciences Dhaka
116 Khulna Agricultural University Khulna
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