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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: 20-07-2017
UGC Chairman honored with AABL Leadership Award See more
Date: 16-07-2017
MoU signed between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka for cooperation of higher education See more
Date: 06-07-2017
UGC suspends its Assistant Secretary (Protocol and Liaison) See more
Date: 21-06-2017
UGC nominates four renowned researchers as UGC Professor and 70 teachers as UGC Ph.D Fellow 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: 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