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About University Grants Commission (UGC)

The University Grants Commission (UGC) of Bangladesh is the statutory apex body in the field of higher education in Bangladesh. The primary objectives of the UGC are to supervise, maintain, promote and coordinate university education. It is also responsible for maintaining standard and quality in all the public and private universities in Bangladesh. The UGC assesses the needs of the public universities in terms of funding and advise Government in various issues related to higher education in Bangladesh.
The University Grants Commission (UGC) of Bangladesh was established under the President's Order (P.O.) No. 10 of 1973 which was deemed to have come into force with effect from 16 December 1972.


Upcoming Events / Recent News
Date: 21-06-2017
UGC nominates four renowned researchers as UGC Professor and 70 teachers as UGC Ph.D Fellow See more
Date: 21-05-2017
UGC Charman leaves Dhaka for UK to attend the Going Global-2017 Conference See more
Date: 14-03-2017
প্রধানমন্ত্রী স্বর্ণপদক ২০১৩ ও ২০১৪ See more
Date: 07-02-2017
Former UGC Chairman Professor Zahurul Huq passes away See more
Date: 14-12-2016
UGC Chairman will deliver keynote speech on ‘Victory Festival of Bangladesh’ in Kolkata See more
Date: 09-11-2016
UGC Chairman Professor Abdul Mannan honored with ‘Shaheed Nuton Singha Smriti Gold Medal-2016’ See more
Date: 24-09-2016
UGC Chairman congratulates Prime Minister See more
Date: 04-09-2016
UGC Chairman honored with ‘MTC Global Rooshikumar Pandya Life Time Achievement Award’ and ‘Professor Mobassher Ali Gold Medal-2016’ See more
Date: 28-07-2016
UGC forms three member committee to monitor militant activities in private universities See more