private universities

January 19, 2023
January 19, 2023

Are private universities ready for a two-semester system?

The scenario here has been nothing but rushed and confusing.

January 14, 2023
January 14, 2023

Will our universities survive in 25 years?

Finding the “quality” in quality education continues to be elusive in Bangladesh

January 8, 2023
January 8, 2023

Why not a PhD from a Bangladeshi private university?

Not allowing several private universities to perform up to their potential lets education down in Bangladesh.

December 29, 2022
December 29, 2022

Proposed two-semester system in private universities plunge students into uncertainty

Unofficial announcements from private universities have suddenly wreaked havoc by stating that the new system will be in motion from January 2023.

October 25, 2022
October 25, 2022

Private Universities have a crowding problem

The students have a clear demand, "Take less or make space."

September 8, 2022
September 8, 2022

“Students, parents will decide whether to participate in politics outside of campus”

The Association of Private Universities of Bangladesh has said private universities do not discourage political awareness and involvement of students in politics.

September 3, 2022
September 3, 2022

BCL forms committees at pvt universities including NSU, BracU, IUB, faces backlash

Bangladesh Chhatra League has reportedly formed committees at country’s private universities including North South University, Independent University Bangladesh (IUB), Brac University, American International University - Bangladesh (AIUB), Ahsanullah University of Science and Technology (AUST), East West University, and many others.

July 5, 2022
July 5, 2022

Rag day celebrations at universities: UGC puts restrictions

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has put some restrictions on celebrations of rag day which is held on the last day of classes amid different programmes and fanfare.

May 30, 2022
May 30, 2022

How many poor students at pvt universities studying for free? HC asks

The High Court today (May 30, 2022) wanted a report on how many underprivileged students and children of freedom fighters have received the opportunity to study at private universities without paying tuition fees since 2010 under the relevant law.

May 7, 2020
May 7, 2020

Private universities can hold online tests in line with UGC conditions

Private universities that have completed 70 percent of academic activities for outgoing semester and have been conducting online classes successfully for theoretical courses will be able to evaluate their students through online viva exams, keeping the video open and through virtual presentations.