Darul Ihsan University


Darul Ihsan University
Darul Ihsan University

Department of English Language and Lit Honorable President of Bangladesh
Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Anwarul Islam
Location Dhaka, Bangladesh
Campus Urban
Nickname DIU
Affiliations University Grants Commission Bangladesh
Website www.diu.ac.bd
Logo of diu.JPG

Darul Ihsan University (Bengali: দারুল ইহসান বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়) or DIU is a private university, main campus located at Savar, Dhaka, Bangladesh. The university was founded by late Professor Syed Ali Ashraf.[1] DIU was established in 1989. Government of Bangladesh promulgated it as a private university in 1993.

Contents

Areas of studies

The University offers the following academic degrees:

  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Information & Telecommunication Engineering
  • Business Adminisration
  • English Language and Literature
  • Education (B.Ed & M.Ed)
  • Law
  • Islamic Studies & Daw'ah
  • Arabic Language and Islamic Studies

History

Darul Ihsan is the first and pioneering private university in Bangladesh. It was established in 1989. Since its establishment, it has been striving hard to offer the best possible state-of-the-art of high-tech facilities on its campuses. All of its programs are highly competitive and meet the need of national goals and aspirations for preparing the students to take leadership in the fields of education, business, industry, science and technology. It obtained formal approval from the Government of Bangladesh in 1993. The university faced major problems over vice chancellorship,[2] and student protest[3] [4].

Convocation

1st Convocation was held on 13-03-1997 in the BaliBhadra, Savar, Dhaka. Number of Graduating students was 244. 2nd Convocation was held on 27-03-2002 in the Bangladesh National Museum, Dhaka. Number of Graduating students was 601. 3rd Convocation was held on 21-12-2003 in the Bangladesh China Friendship Conference Center,Sher-e Bangla Nagar, Dhaka.[5]

Controversy

University Grants Commission (UGC) warns students and their parent to be careful about admission in Darul Ihsan University of Bangladesh.[6].Now the University is Functioning under stay order from the court.[7]

Footnotes

  1. ^ Darul Ihsan University. "Bangladesh Directory". http://www.bangladesh.cc/education/university/darul-ihsan-university-diu/viewlink-3.html. Retrieved 2007-06-14. 
  2. ^ http://www.thedailystar.net/2006/05/31/d605312504137.htm
  3. ^ http://www.thedailystar.net/2006/05/14/d6051401044.htm
  4. ^ http://www.thedailystar.net/2006/05/18/d60518012717.htm
  5. ^ "Convocaiton". DIU. http://www.diu.ac.bd/index.php?file_name=convocation. 
  6. ^ "UGC Notice about DIU". www.varsityadmission.com. http://www.varsityadmission.com/Common/ugc_darul.php. 
  7. ^ "Functioning under stay order from the court". UGC Official Website. http://ugc.gov.bd/university/?action=private. 



Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • University of Development Alternative — (UODA) Motto Education for Human Development Established 2002 Type Private, coeducational …   Wikipedia

  • North South University — Seal of the North South University Motto Center of Excellence in Higher Education Established 1992 by Ragib Ali Type …   Wikipedia

  • Northern University, Bangladesh — Northern University Bangladesh Established 2002 Type Private, Coeducational Chancellor President Zillur Rahman …   Wikipedia

  • Daffodil International University — Motto A distinguished landmark in higher education Established 2002 Type …   Wikipedia

  • City University, Bangladesh — City University,Bangladesh Motto .......creating a culture of excellence Established 2002 Type Private university Chancellor …   Wikipedia

  • Dhaka International University — Established 17 April 1995 Type Private University Chancellor President Zillur Rahman Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Nurul Momen Location …   Wikipedia

  • Metropolitan University, Sylhet — মেট্রোপলিটন ইউনিভার্সিটি Established 2003 Type Private, Coeducational Chairman Dr. Touf …   Wikipedia

  • Millennium University — The Millennium University Established 2003 Type Private, Chancellor H.E. President Zillur Rahman Location Dhaka, Bangladesh …   Wikipedia

  • ASA University Bangladesh — Established 2006 Type Private Chancellor President Zillur Rahman Vice Chancellor …   Wikipedia

  • Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World — (FUIW) is an organisation working within the framework of the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) to support universities and higher education institutions in the Islamic world.Members ;United Arab Emirates * Ajman… …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.