Shahjalal University of Science and Technology

country rank  20
world rank  6480

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University Overview

Established in 1986, Shahjalal University of Science and Technology 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). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the University Grants Commission of Bangladesh, Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 32 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 0-10% making this Bangladeshi higher education organization a most selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name শাহজালাল বিজ্ঞান ও প্রযুক্তি বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়
Acronym SUST
Founded 1986
Motto Two leaves and a bud
Colours White, green, yellow, red and black

University Location

Address Kumargaon
Sylhet (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
3114 Sylhet
Bangladesh
T +880 (821) 713 491
F +880 (821) 715 257

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
International
students
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
Admission Rate 0-10%
Admission Office Kumargaon
Sylhet 3114
+880 (821) 713 491

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 400-499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Shahjalal University of Science and Technology's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

University Grants Commission of Bangladesh


Year of first Accreditation

1987

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
  • Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 8 May 2019