World University of Bangladesh

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World University of Bangladesh
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Motto Utilitarian Education for Economic Emancipation
Established 1998
Type Private, Coeducational
Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr. Abdul Mannan Choudhury
Academic staff 212
Students 8,000 (February 2009)
Location Dhaka, Bangladesh
Campus Urban
Nickname WUB
Affiliations University Grants Commission Bangladesh
Website www.wub.edu.bd

World University of Bangladesh (Bengali: ওয়ার্ল্ড বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়) or (WUB) is a private university located at Dhaka, Bangladesh. The university was established in 1998 under the Private University Act, 1992.[1] It has five campuses. The main campus situated at 3/A, Road # 4, Dhanmondi, Dhaka 1205, Bangladesh. Other campuses are located at Dhanmondi.

Publication[edit]

  • South Asian Journal of Population and Health (JPH) (editor: Professor M. Nurul Islam, Ph.D.),[2] biannual
  • WUB Chronicle (editor: Professor A. F. M. Alamgir Khan)

Academic programmes[edit]

Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Computer Science & Technology
Faculty of Pharmacy
Faculty of Business studies
Faculty of Arts & Humanities

Accommodation[edit]

The university provides residential facilities for male and female students.

Organization[edit]

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ Private University Act, 1992
  2. ^ South Asian Journal of Population and Health (JPH), ISSN 1560–4373 A Biannual Journal of the World University of Bangladesh

External links[edit]

  1. Professor Dr. Abdul Mannan Choudhury, Honorable Vice Chancellor of WUB
  2. WUB official website

Coordinates: 23°44′32″N 90°22′57″E / 23.7422°N 90.3825°E / 23.7422; 90.3825