Bangladesh University of Professionals

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Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP)
BUP logo.jpg
MottoExcellence Through Knowledge
TypePublic University, Armed Forces Directed Institution
Established5 June 2008
ChancellorPresident of Bangladesh Abdul Hamid
Vice-ChancellorMajor General Md Emdad-Ul-Bari, ndc, psc, te
Pro-Vice-ChancellorM. Abul Kashem Cucumber
Academic staff
23°50′28″N 90°21′28″E / 23.8411°N 90.3577°E / 23.8411; 90.3577Coordinates: 23°50′28″N 90°21′28″E / 23.8411°N 90.3577°E / 23.8411; 90.3577
CampusUrban, 56 acres

The Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP) is a Bangladeshi public university. Which aims to facilitate professional degrees and to run undergraduate, graduate and post graduate degrees through its faculties, affiliated and embodied colleges, institutes, academy or organizations. BUP, with its own unique features.[citation needed]


Bangladesh University of Professionals was established in 5 June 2008 by Bangladesh Armed Forces in Mirpur Cantonment as the 29th public university of Bangladesh. It was inaugurated by the chief of Bangladesh Army Staff General Moeen U Ahmed.[1]


The motto of BUP is “Excellence through Knowledge”.

Scholarship and stipends[edit]

Name of Scholarship/Stipend Minimum CGPA
Chancellor Scholarship 3.9
BUP Scholarship 3.75
Vice Chancellor Stipend 3.80
BUP Stipend 3.50

Club activities[edit]

From the inception of BUP, the students of this university have been voluntarily participating in extra-curricular and club activities to enhance their physical, intellectual, moral and ethical development. The clubs are active and contribute successfully in arranging different events in the university. They organize inter-batch/department competitions, teams for inter-university and other competitions etc. They also organize different important events like cultural, sports, debate etc. and participate in different events and competitions. The students of BUP are also connected with other universities through different clubs. The clubs that are currently functional in BUP are:

  • BUP Law and Moot Court Club (BUP-LMCC)
  • BUP Literature and Drama Club (BUPLDC)
  • BUP Research Society (BUPRS)
  • BUP Global Affairs Council (BUP GAC)
  • BUP Business & Communications Club (BUP BCC)
  • BUP Human Resource & Leadership Club (BUP HRLC)
  • BUP Robotics Club (BUPRC)
  • BUP InfoTech Club (BUPITC)
  • IEEE BUP Student Branch (IEEE BUP SB)
  • BUP Cultural Forum (BUPCF)
  • BUP Career Club
  • Quizzers Society of BUP (QSBUP)
  • BUP Economics Club (BUPEC)
  • BUP Law and Moot Court Club (BUP-LMCC)
  • BUP Photography Society (BUPPS)
  • BUP Finance Society (BUPFS)
  • BUP Film and Drama Club (BUPFDC)
  • BUP Disaster Management Forum (BUPDMF)

Center for Higher Studies and Research (CHSR)[edit]

  • M.Phil
  • PhD

Center for Modern Languages (CML)[edit]

Language Courses:

  • Arabic
  • Burmese
  • Chinese
  • French
  • Turkish
  • German


See also[edit]


  1. ^ "University of Professionals inaugurated". The Daily Star. 17 October 2008. Retrieved 20 March 2018.