Sylhet Agricultural University

country rank  50
world rank  8544

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University Overview

Established in 2006, Sylhet Agricultural University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Sylhet (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Khadimnagar. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the University Grants Commission of Bangladesh, Sylhet Agricultural University (SAU) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Sylhet Agricultural University (SAU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 12 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Bangladeshi higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name সিলেট কৃষি বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়
Acronym SAU
Founded 2006 Origins date back to 1995
Motto Agiye Jawar Prottoye
Promised to be prominent
Colours Green, yellow, blue, white and red

University Location

Address Taligor
Sylhet (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
3100 Sylhet
T +880 (821) 760 930
F +880 (821) 761 980
Other locations Khadimnagar

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Not reported
Int'l student 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 Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office Tilagore
Sylhet 3100
+880 (821) 760 930

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 200-299
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Other
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

University Grants Commission of Bangladesh

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019