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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: 12-03-2018
Meeting between UGC and four universities on proposed ADB project held See more
Date: 08-03-2018
Bangladeshi delegation led by UGC achieves Best Performance Award in India See more
Date: 04-03-2018
UGC Chairman condemns attack on Professor Jafar Iqbal See more
Date: 01-03-2018
Austria willing to invest in three public universities of Bangladesh See more
Date: 27-02-2018
UGC Chairman shocked at death of Obaidul Quader’s mother See more
Date: 25-02-2018
265 students to be awarded the Prime Minister Gold Medal See more
Date: 08-02-2018
Dr. Md. Khaled and Md. Mohibul Ahsan elected President and General Secretary See more
Date: 07-02-2018
ADB to initiate IT projects in Bangladesh for human resource development See more
Date: 04-02-2018
University-Industry Collaboration seminar held at UGC See more
Date: 31-01-2018
Aide Memoire signed between UGC and Asian Development Bank See more
Date: 31-01-2018
Workshop on Procurement held at UGC See more
Date: 29-01-2018
Workshop on CoETL held at UGC See more
Date: 23-01-2018
ADB to initiate IT, Agricultural projects in Bangladesh See more
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