Jahangirnagar University

Dhaka - Bangladesh

JU - Jahangirnagar University (Jahangirnagar University)

Jahangirnagar University, founded in 1970 is a Non-Profit Public University in Dhaka (Bangladesh).


Dhaka having a population of about 10 Million, is an important city/region of Bangladesh. The native language of the people of Dhaka is English . The University is located in Sub-Urban area of Dhaka.

JU - Jahangirnagar University is officially accredited and/or affiliated and/or recognized by: University Grants Commission of Bangladesh.

Jahangirnagar University is ranked at 18 in Bangladesh where as World Rank is 6212. The Approximate enrollment in the university is 19999 students. The university offers Diploma/Certificate, Bachelor Degree, Master Degree, Doctorate Degree, programs in various disciplines. The University offers Need and Merit baesd Financial Aid (Scholarships).

The University offers Diploma/Certificate, Bachelor - under-graduate, Master - graduate (MS), Doctorate - post-graduate (PhD) degree programs in many fields of study including Arts and Humanities, Business/Administration Sciences, Letter, Language, and Culture, Health Sciences, Engineering and Engineering Sciences, Natural Sciences, Agriculture, Economics, Education, Fisheries, Religious Studies/Theology, Dentistry, Fine Arts, Communication, Law, Pharmacy, Veterinary, Commerce, Information Technology, Music, Philosophy, Political Science, Food and Nutrition, Wood Sciences and Forestery, Space Sciences, Aeronautics and Aviation Science, Environmental Science, Nursing, Oceanography, International Relations, Computer Sciences, Psychology, History, Geography, Sociology, Bio Sciences and Technologies, Physical Education and Sports, Tourism and Hotel Management, Architecture, Medicines, Forensic Sciences, and more.

Founded in 1970, Jahangirnagar University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the small city of Savar (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Dhaka. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the University Grants Commission of Bangladesh, Jahangirnagar University (JU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Jahangirnagar University (JU) 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.



1342 Dhaka Bangladesh

  • Phone: +880 (2) 779 1045-51
  • Fax:       +880 (2) 779 1052
  • Website:     Jahangirnagar University
  • Country (Bangladesh) Rank: 18
  • World Rank: 6212

Degree Programs

Jahangirnagar University offers programs of the following levels:

Post Graduate

Distance Learning Programs are also available.

Academic Calendar

The academic calendar (Yearly admission time): July to June


City Language: English
Campus Language: English


  • Enrollment: 19999
  • International Student: 1000
  • Research Output: Not Available
  • Faculty Staff: 799


  • Library:
  • Sports:
  • Financial Aid:
  • Housing (Hostel):

Available Fields of Study

Admissions for Diploma/Certificate, Bachelor - under-graduate, Master - graduate (MS), Doctorate - post-graduate (PhD) levels are offered in the following field of studies. Click/tap the link to view the universities offering programs in this field in Dhaka.

  • Arts and Humanities
  • Business/Administration Sciences
  • Letter, Language, and Culture
  • Health Sciences
  • Engineering and Engineering Sciences
  • Natural Sciences
  • Agriculture
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Fisheries
  • Religious Studies/Theology
  • Dentistry
  • Fine Arts
  • Communication
  • Law
  • Pharmacy
  • Veterinary
  • Commerce
  • Information Technology
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Food and Nutrition
  • Wood Sciences and Forestery
  • Space Sciences
  • Aeronautics and Aviation Science
  • Environmental Science
  • Nursing
  • Oceanography
  • International Relations
  • Computer Sciences
  • Psychology
  • History
  • Geography
  • Sociology
  • Bio Sciences and Technologies
  • Physical Education and Sports
  • Tourism and Hotel Management
  • Architecture
  • Medicines
  • Forensic Sciences

Important: Please contact or visit the official website of Jahangirnagar University for updated detailed information on fields of study and degree levels currently offered; the above information is indicative only and may not be up-to-date or complete.


  • For both Males and Females (Co-education)
  • Both International and Domestic students are accepted
  • The University is Public and Non-Profit

Tuition Fee (Approximate)

  • Local Applicant/Student
    US $1000
  • International Applicant/Student
    US $1000
  • Local Applicant/Student
    US $1000
  • International Applicant/Student
    US $1000

Admission Test Requirements

  • Both International and Domestic students are accepted
  • No information about Admission Test

Important: admission policy and acceptance rate of Jahangirnagar University may vary by areas of study, degree level, student nationality or residence and other criteria. Please contact the Jahangirnagar University's Admission Office or visit official website for detailed information. the above admission information is indicative only and may not be complete or up-to-date.

Academic Calendar

The academic calendar (Yearly admission time): July to June

See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 49 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 0-10% making this Bangladeshi higher education organization a most selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.