Pabna University of Science & Technology

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Pabna University of Scince & Technology
পাবনা বিজ্ঞান ও প্রযুক্তি বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়
Established 2008
Type Public, Coeducational
Chancellor Abdul Hamid
Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Al-Nakib Chowdhury
Students 1700 (Approx)
Location BangladeshPabna, Bangladesh
Campus Urban, 30 acres
Nickname PUST
Website www.pust.ac.bd

Pabna University of Engineering and Technology (Bengali: পাবনা বিজ্ঞান ও প্রযুক্তি বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়) is a Public Engineering University in Bangladesh. This is the third public university in Rajshahi Division and first public university in Pabna. PUST was established in 2008 and started four-year undergraduate programme from 2009.

History[edit]

The government passed the Act in 15 July 2001 to establish a science and technology university in Pabna. The university will be located in the district headquarters of Pabna. Pabna is a central district town in northern Bangladesh having long historical and cultural heritage. The academic curriculum of the Pabna University of Science & Technology was started on 15 July 2008. This university will play an innovative role in providing need-based higher education, training and research. Also the university will be committed to maintain and raise the quality and standard of higher education for the students as in international standards. This practical and need-based curricula will produce highly qualified trained scientists and technologists for the needs of Bangladesh as well as the world employment market.

The university offers education in science- and technology-based subjects for undergraduate and post graduate levels. This newly established university will occupies an area of about 30 acres, with a number of multi-storied buildings. Because of its location, it has already drawn the attention of brilliant students for admission and scholarly faculty members for teaching and research. The admission notice for undergraduate programmes for 2011 were published in the website http://www.pust.ac.bd/.

Campus[edit]

Pabna University of Science & Technology is located on the south side of Pabna Dhaka highway. It is situated in Rajapur. Total area 30 acres.

Academics[edit]

Academic programs[edit]

  • B. Sc(Engineering)
  • B. Sc(Honours)
  • B. B. A
  • B. A(Honours)
  • B. S. S(Honours)
  • M. Engineering, M. Phil, Ph.D and others Higher degree

Institute[edit]

  • Institute of Modern Language

Library[edit]

The Central Library & Information Center of Pabna University of Science & Technology is basically designed to serve the actual need of its students, faculty, officers and researchers. It carries out a variet of activities to support the academic and research endeavor and to promote a better understanding of the policies, curriculum and culture of the University.

Student life[edit]

Halls of residence[edit]

Pabna University of Science and Technology provides residence facility to the female students:

Student organizations[edit]

  • Science Club
  • Debate Club
  • Drama Club
  • Cultural Club
  • Blood Donate Club

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 24°00′50″N 89°16′47″E / 24.013985°N 89.279717°E / 24.013985; 89.279717