Dhaka University 2021

General Info

Name University of Dhaka
Nick Nmae DU
Motto সত্যের জয় সুনিশ্চিত
Type Public
Specialization General
Ranking 02
World Ranking 2132
Website www.du.ac.bd
Admission Website admission.eis.du.ac.bd
Information Admission & Apply Requirement
Total Seats
Faculties 13
Departments 83
Total Students 37018
Male Students 20773
Female Students 12028
Total Teachers 1992
Residential Halls 20
Established 1921
Chancellor President of Bangladesh
VC Professor Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman
Location Dhaka, Bangladesh
Campus 275.083 acres

Seat Distribution

Unit Seats
KA Unit 1765
KHA Unit 2200
GA Unit 1250
GHA Unit 1725
CHA Unit 135
IBA Unit ?
Home Eco. Unit 2200
Technology Unit 570

Mark Distribution

This is the old Mark Distribution System. This year Exam will be held on 100 Mark. New Mark Distribution System is not issued yet. It will be uploaded soon......
Unit Total Marks Sub-1 Sub-2 Sub-3 Sub-4 Sub-5 Sub-6
KA Unit 120 Physics Chemistry Mathematics Biology English Bengla
0 0 0 0 0 0
KHA Unit 120 English Bangla General Knowledge X X X
30 30 60 X X X
GA Unit 120 English Bangla Accountant Management Marketing or Finance X
24 24 24 24 24 X
GHA Unit 120 Bangla English General Knowledge Bangladesh General Knowledge International X X
30 30 30 30 X X
CHA Unit 120 General Knowledge Figure Drawing X X X X
50 70 X X X X
IBA Unit 100 English Bangla Mathematics Analytical Ability X X
30 10 30 30 X X
Home Eco. Unit 120 English Bangla Science Group Commarce Group Humanities Group Home Eco. Group
30 30 30 30 30 30
Technology Unit 100 Physics Chemistry Mathematics English X X
30 30 30 10 X X

Faculty & Department

Faculty Department Seats
Faculty of Arts Department of Arabic 30
Department of Bengali 137
Department of English 31
Department of History 33
Department of Information Science and Library Management 47
Department of Islamic History and Culture 40
Department of Islamic Studies 40
Department of Linguistics 57
Department of Music 63
Department of Pali and Buddhist Studies 30
Department of Persian Language and Literature 30
Department of Philosophy 30
Department of Sanskrit 30
Department of Theater and Performance Studies 10
Department of Urdu 50
Department of World Religions and Culture 40
Faculty of Business Studies Department of Accounting and Information Systems (AIS) 180
Department of Banking and Insurance 150
Department of Finance 180
Department of International Business 115
Department of Marketing 180
Department of Management 180
Department of Management Information Systems 115
Department of Organization Strategy and Leadership 35
Department of Tourism and Hospitality Management 115
Faculty of Biological Science Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 60
Department of Botany 75
Department of Clinical Psychology ?
Department of Educational and Counseling Psychology ?
Department of Fisheries 40
Department of Genetic Engineering and Bio-technology 17
Department of Microbiology 40
Department of Psychology 45
Department of Soil, Water and Environment 120
Department of Zoology 100
Faculty of Earth and Environmental Sciences Department of Disaster Science and Management 30
Department of Geology 50
Department of Geography & Environment 50
Department of Meteorology ?
Department of Oceanography 25
Faculty of Engineering and Technology Department of Applied Chemistry and Chemical Engineering 60
Department of Computer Science and Engineering 60
Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering 70
Department of Nuclear Engineering 25
Department of Robotics and Mechatronics Engineering 20
Faculty of Faculty of Education Technical Teachers' Training College (Technical Education)
Department of Civil Engineering ?
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering ?
Department of Mechanical Engineering ?
Faculty of Fine Arts Department of Ceramics 10
Department of Crafts 15
Department of Drawing and Painting 30
Department of Graphic Design 25
Department of History of Art 18
Department of Oriental Art 15
Department of Printmaking 12
Department of Sculpture 10
Faculty of Law Department of Law 65
Faculty of Medicine X ?
Faculty of Faculty of Postgraduates Medical Sciences & Research X ?
Faculty of Pharmacy Department of Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacology ?
Department of Pharmacy 65
Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry ?
Department of Pharmaceutical Technology ?
Faculty of Sciences Department of Applied Mathematics 75
Department of Biomedical Physics & Technology ?
Department of Chemistry 90
Department of Mathematics 130
Department of Physics 140
Department of Statistics 88
Department of Theoretical Physics 25
Department of Theoretical and Computational Chemistry 40
Faculty of Social Sciences Department of Anthropology 25
Department of Communication Disorders 20
Department of Criminology 40
Department of Development Studies 15
Department of Economics 78
Department of International Relations 50
Department of Mass Communication & Journalism 39
Department of Peace and Conflict Studies ?
Department of Political Science 100
Department of Population Sciences 13
Department of Printing and Publication Studies ?
Department of Public Administration 50
Department of Sociology 40
Department of Television, Film and Photography 20
Department of Women and Gender Studies 39

More Info

Institutes 12
Research Bureaus and Centres 56
Residential Halls 20
Hostels 03
Total Students 37018
PhDs Researchers 1201
MPhils Researchers 1956
Officers 1030
Class-III Employees 1137
Class-IV Employees 2250
PhDs 1429
MPhils 1377
Constituent Colleges and Institutes 105
Trust Funds 327

About Dhaka University

On the first day of July 1921 the University of Dhaka opened its doors to students with Sir P.J. Hartog as the first Vice-Chancellor of the University. The University was set up in a picturesque part of the city known as Ramna on 600 acres of land.

The University started its activities with 3 Faculties,12 Departments, 60 teachers, 877 students and 3 dormitories (Halls of Residence) for the students. At present the University consists of 13 Faculties, 83 Departments, 12 Institutes, 20 residential halls, 3 hostels and more than 56 Research Centres. The number of students and teachers has risen to about 37018 and 1992 respectively.

The University of Dhaka is dedicated to the advancement of learning, and is committed to promoting research in all fields of knowledge. As there are plans for further expansion of facilities, plans for new avenues and opportunities, the course curricula are updated and new research projects are undertaken every year.


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The University of Dhaka is at this moment one of the leading institutions of higher education in Asia. The open-minded character of the University of Dhaka embodying the features of beauty and historical origins can be seen as one enters the campus.


The main purpose of the University was to create new areas of knowledge and disseminate this knowledge to the society through its students. Since its inception the University has a distinct character of having distinguished scholars as faculties who have enriched the global pool of knowledge by making notable contributions in the fields of teaching and research.

The main purpose of the University was to create new areas of knowledge and disseminate this knowledge to the society through its students. Since its inception the University has a distinct character of having distinguished scholars as faculties who have enriched the global pool of knowledge by making notable contributions in the fields of teaching and research.