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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: 27-11-2016
The 9th Governing Board Meeting of South Asian University to be held in Dhaka tomorrow 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: 07-08-2016
UGC directs private universities to form monitoring cell against militancy See more
Date: 28-07-2016
UGC forms three member committee to monitor militant activities in private universities See more
Date: 21-07-2016
Education Ministry and UGC to hold view exchange meeting with the Vice-Chancellors of public universities See more
Date: 22-06-2016
UGC increases budgetary allocation for research of public universities by 75% See more
Date: 20-06-2016
High powered delegation from education ministry led by UGC Chairman leaves Dhaka for Japan See more
Date: 15-06-2016
UGC Chairman expresses shock at the death of DU former VC Professor Moniruzzaman Miah See more
Date: 14-06-2016
UGC decides to introduce ‘Histry of Emergence of Bangladesh’ and ‘Bangla Language Course’ in universities See more
Date: 06-06-2016
UGC Chairman addresses foreign students of Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University See more
Date: 25-05-2016
UGC Chairman express shock at the death of BUET VC Professor Khaleda Ekram See more
Date: 25-05-2016
UGC Chairman mourns the death of Nurjahan Begum, Editor of Begum See more
Date: 05-05-2016
The Going Global 2016 Annual International Conference inaugurated See more
Date: 04-05-2016
UGC sends two officers on forced leave and forms probe committee to look into the written complain by Vice-Chancellor of Khulna University about demanding bribe See more
Date: 24-04-2016
UGC Chairman condemns the killing of RU professor See more
Date: 13-03-2016
UGC Chairman honoured with MTC Global Rooshikumar Pandya Life Time Achievement Award-2016 See more
Date: 08-03-2016
UGC to accord reception to 71 authors of books published by UGC See more
Date: 24-01-2016
UGC Chairman delivers Convocation speech at the Special Convocation of Kazi Nazrul University, Asansol, West Bengal as the Chief Guest See more
Date: 18-01-2016
UGC Chairman attends International Conference See more
Date: 04-01-2016
প্রধানমন্ত্রী স্বর্ণপদক ২০১১ এবং ২০১২ See more
Date: 22-12-2015
Erasmus+ 2016 Call - Academic cooperation See more
Date: 22-12-2015
Erasmus+ 2016 Call - international dimension See more