Royal University of Dhaka

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Royal University of Dhaka
Motto New Horizon in Academic Excellence
Established 2003
Type Private
Chancellor Zillur Rahman, President of the People's Republic of Bangladesh
Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr. Engr. Hasan Imtiaz Chowdhury
Academic staff 101
Students 750
Undergraduates 627
Location Bangladesh Banani, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Nickname RUD

Royal University of Dhaka (Bengali: রয়াল বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়) (RUD) is a non-profit, non-sectarian private university in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

The University Grants Commission (UGC) evaluated and approved the academic programs on July 30, 2003, and the approval of the Ministry of Education was accorded on August 30, 2003 under the Private University Act 1992.[1]

It started functioning in 2004. Dr. Momtaz Begum, as the chairperson is the administrative chief, and Professor Dr. M A Mannan, as the vice-chancellor is the academic chief.

Academic programs[edit]

The University offers undergraduate education in several subjects such as Business Administration, Hotel Management, Computer Science, Economics, English and Environmental Studies. It also offers graduate educations for most of the mentioned subjects.

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Coordinates: 23°47′34″N 90°24′24″E / 23.7928°N 90.4066°E / 23.7928; 90.4066