Royal University of Dhaka

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Royal University of Dhaka
Motto New Horizon in Academic Excellence
Established 2003
Type Private
Chancellor President of Bangladesh
Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr. Engr. Hasan Imtiaz Chowdhury
Location Bangladesh Banani, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Nickname RUD
Affiliations University Grants Commission Bangladesh

Royal University of Dhaka (Bengali: রয়েল ইউনিভার্সিটি অব ঢাকা) or 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, a philanthropist and social worker, is the founder chairperson of RUD. The University is operating now at two different campuses: the City campus and the Permanent campus. The City campus is situated at Dhaka (House No-2, Road No-10, Block-E, Banani) and the permanent campus is located at Bashghari, Bhairab.

Academic programs[edit]

Royal University of Dhaka (RUD) is a private institution of higher education offering four years undergraduate degrees in Business Administration (BBA), Hotel Management & Tourism (HMT), Economics, English, Computer Science & Information Technology (CSIT), Computer Science and Engineering (CSE), and Education (B.Ed). Our Post graduate programs are Master’s in Business Administration (MBA), Computer Science and Engineering (MSCSE), Library Science and Education (M.Ed).

Faculty of Science & Engineering[edit]

  • B.Sc. in CSE (Day/Evening)
  • B.Sc. in CSIT (Day/Evening)
  • M.Sc. in CSE

The following major/concentrations are offered at the RUD CSE program:

  • Software Designing and Development
  • Web Solutions
  • Data Communication
  • Networking
  • Hardware Maintenance

Faculty of Business Administration[edit]

  • BBA (Day/Evening)
  • MBA (Day/Evening)
  • Exicutive MBA

The following major/concentrations are offered at the RUD BBA program:

  • Human Resource Management
  • Business Economics
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Accounting

Faculty of Arts & Social Science[edit]

  • BA in English
  • Bachelor of Hotel Management & Tourism (BHMT)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Education (B. Ed)
  • Master of Arts in Education (M.Ed.)

The department of English is one of the departments of RUD. The department was established with a view of offering instruction in English at the Undergraduate level. The syllabus of BA (Honors) creates a balance between Literature and Linguistics.

Student activity clubs[edit]

  • Business Club
  • Computer Club
  • Debate Club
  • Sports Club
  • Cultural Club
  • Social Welfare Club
  • Film & Drama Club
  • Tourism Club

External links[edit]


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