According to a report of CSIC (www.csic.es), Spanish National Research Council, We have made a list of the Top 10 Engineering Universities of Bangladesh sorted by their world ranking.
Generally, universities are mainly categorized into 3 types;
- Public University (Government-owned)
- Private University (Private sector owned)
- International University (Funded and operated by an international organization)
Universities focus on mostly these categories of subject fields. Categories are Arts and Social Science, Business Administration, and Engineering and Technology
Top Ten Engineering Universities in Bangladesh by Their Rank
1. Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET)
Commonly known BUET is one of the most renowned public universities in Bangladesh. It was founded in 1912. It focuses on the study of engineering and architecture. Official website of the university- www.buet.ac.bd
2. Daffodil International University
This is the top-ranked private university in Bangladesh established in 2002. It focuses on Humanities and Social Science, Business and Entrepreneurship, Science and IT and Engineering. Official website – daffodilvarsity.edu.bd
3. Khulna University of Engineering & Technology
This is known as KUET formerly BIT which is another one of the public engineering universities of Bangladesh. It focuses on the study in engineering and technology. Official website- www.kuet.ac.bd
4. Rajshahi University of Engineering and Technology
This university is commonly known as RUET which is one of the leading Ph.D. granting public research universities in Bangladesh. RUET is specialized in the field of engineering. It was established in 1964. Website- www.ruet.ac.bd
5. Chittagong University of Engineering and Technology
Chittagong University of Engineering & Technology referred to as CUET, is a public engineering university in Bangladesh. It was established in 1968 as an engineering college. Later, it was changed to Chittagong University of Engineering & Technology. Website- www.cuet.ac.bd
6. Ahsanullah University of Science & Technology
Ahsanullah University of Science and Technology (AUST) was founded in 1995 by the Dhaka Ahsania Mission, a non-profit voluntary organization working in Bangladesh. This university focuses on need-based programs of science, technology, business and social sciences for the students. Website- www.aust.edu
7. Mawlana Bhasani Science & Technology University
This is the 12th government-financed public university and 2nd science and technology public university in Bangladesh. It is specialized in science, technology, and business. It is named after the political leader Mawlana Abdul Hamid Khan Bhashani. Website- mbstu.ac.bd
8. Patuakhali Science & Technology University (PSTU)
PSTU is one of the fast-growing public universities. It was inaugurated on 08 July 2000 by the then Honorable Prime Minister Her Excellency Sheikh Hasina. But it starts ins academic activities in 2002. and started its academic activities on 26 February 2002. It was established mainly to facilitate easy access to quality higher education to people in this area. Website- www.pstu.ac.bd
9. Military Institute of Science & Technology
Military Institute of Science and Technology is commonly known as MIST. It is the advanced Engineering University of Bangladesh operated by Bangladesh Armed Forces for Engineering education. Website- mist.ac.bd
10. Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science & Technology University
Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University is a government-financed Public University of the country. It was founded in 1999. The University is the first Science and Technology University in the northern region and the second oldest science and technology university in Bangladesh. Official website- www.hstu.ac.bd
Besides, the following three universities are also well-known and popular for Engineering and Science education in Bangladesh.
11. Dinajpur Islamic University of Technology
12. Noakhali University of Science & Technology (NSTU)
13. Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology (DUET)
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