04 May Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU)
Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU) is a university located at Mymensingh Mymensingh. It was established on 18 Aug, 1961. It's Chancellor is Abdul Hamid and Vice Chancellor is Ali Akbar .The university has 6 faculties and 43 departments.The institute code of the university is (EIIN) 136588.
Bangladesh Agricultural University (Bengali: বাংলাদেশ কৃষি বিশ্ববিদ্যালয় Bangladesh Krishi Bishshobiddalôe) or BAU was established as the only university of its kind in Bangladesh in 1961. The scheme for BAU was finalised on 8 June 1961 and its ordinance was promulgated on 18 August 1961. It started functioning with the College of Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science at Mymensingh as its nucleus. The university has six faculties and 43 departments covering all aspects of agricultural education and research.
BAU was the second highest budgeted public university in Bangladesh for the year 2013–2014. It is ranked number one university of Bangladesh according to the webomrtrix university ranking 2017. BAU's research in agriculture has made it well recognised across Asia. It also have a very low teacher-student ratio
- ChancellorAbdul Hamid
- Vice ChancellorAli Akbar
- Founded18 August, 1961
- Motto (English)Knowledge, Efficiency, Moral Character