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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: 21-01-2018
UGC Chairman hands over his book to Pranab Mukherjee See more
Date: 16-01-2018
Awareness workshop on Research Gateway and Distance Learning Education held at UGC See more
Date: 07-01-2018
Director of Finance and Accounts Division, UGC passes away See more
Date: 04-01-2018
UGC Chairman attends Orientation Programme at Khulna University See more
Date: 03-01-2018
Foreign students studying at Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University meet the UGC Chairman See more
Date: 01-01-2018
UGC Chairman paid tribute at Bangabandhu grave in Tungipara See more
Date: 26-12-2017
RMSTU organogram formation meeting held at UGC See more
Date: 19-12-2017
10th Board of Governors meeting of South Asian University held See more
Date: 17-12-2017
UGC Chairman delivers key-note speech in Victory Day seminar in Kolkata See more
Date: 14-12-2017
UGC places wreath at Rayerbaza killing ground memorial See more
Date: 04-12-2017
UGC Chairman will deliver speech on ‘Victory Festival of Bangladesh’ in Kolkata See more
Date: 27-11-2017
KOICA delegation meets UGC Member Professor Mohammad Yousuf Ali Mollah See more
Date: 23-11-2017
UGC Chairman’s mother passes away See more
Date: 20-11-2017
Workshop on innovation for services to citizen held at UGC See more
Date: 15-11-2017
King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi wants to provide scholarship See more
Date: 14-11-2017
Inaugural ceremony of a workshop on tackling campus extremism See more