Uttara University

country rank  54
world rank  8996

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University Overview

Established in 2003, Uttara University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Dhaka (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the University Grants Commission of Bangladesh, Uttara University (UU) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 8,000-8,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Uttara University (UU) 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 in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 15 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on 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
Name উত্তরা ইউনিভার্সিটি
Acronym UU
Founded 2003
Motto Quality Education at Affordable Tuition
Colours Blue

University Location

Address House-4 & 6, Road-15, Sector-6, Uttara Model Town
Dhaka (population range: over 5,000,000)
1230 Dhaka
Bangladesh
T +880 (2) 5895 1116
F +880 (2) 5895 2047

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)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Int'l student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office House-04, Road-15, Sector-06, Uttara
Dhaka 1230
+880 +8801872607360-69

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 8,000-8,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 200-299
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Uttara University's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

University Grants Commission of Bangladesh


Year of first Accreditation

2003

Memberships and Affiliations

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Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019