04 May Dhaka University Of Engineering And Technology (DUET)
Dhaka University Of Engineering And Technology (DUET) is a university located at Shimultoly Rd, Gazipur Gazipur. It was established on 01 Jan, 1970. It's Chancellor is Abdul Hamid and Vice Chancellor is Professor Dr.Mohammed Alauddin .The university has 4 faculties and 13 departments.The institute code of the university is (EIIN) 136624.
Dhaka University of Engineering and Technology, Gazipur (Bengali: ঢাকা প্রকৌশল ও প্রযুক্তি বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়, গাজীপুর) or DUET, Gazipur is a public university for the study of engineering in Bangladesh, which focuses on the study of engineering and architecture. It is one of the most popular engineering university in Bangladesh. The university offers four-year bachelor's degrees in Computer Science and Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical, and Electronic Engineering, Industrial and Production Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Textile Engineering and Five-years Bachelor of Architecture. Only the Diploma in Engineering holders can avail themselves of enrolling here for bachelor's degree in Engineering and Architecture. It is one of the nine Ph.D. granting research universities of Bangladesh.
Every year, around 540 students enroll in undergraduate programs to study engineering and architecture. In the undergraduate admission test, only about top 10% students can get admitted among 5,000 selected candidates. The number of teachers is about 300.
The university originated in 1980 as the College of Engineering at its temporary campus at Tejgaon, Dhaka under the University of Dhaka offering four years ' Bachelor's degree in Civil, Electrical, and Electronic, Mechanical Engineering. After a short time, the College of Engineering was renamed as Dhaka Engineering College (DEC). Then DEC shifted to its present permanent campus Gazipur City in 1983.
DEC was converted to the Bangladesh Institute of Technology (BIT), Dhaka as a degree awarding Institute by the government ordinance in 1986. From September 2003, Dhaka University of Engineering & Technology (DUET), Gazipur was created out of BIT, Dhaka.
- ChancellorAbdul Hamid
- Vice ChancellorProfessor Dr.Mohammed Alauddin
- Founded01 January, 1970
- Motto (Bengali)প্রযুক্তিই প্রগতি
- Named AfterDhaka Engineering College (DEC)