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Begum Rokeya University

Begum Rokeya University, Rangpur is formally Rangpur University is government state fund university which is the second public university in the region of Rangpur Division. The University was named by the feminist legendary women Scholar and the social worker Begum Rokeya.

The University is he 30th public University in Bangladesh and it was set up on 8th October 2008 under Begum Rokeya University Act 2009. Check Here for More Details.

The campus of Rangpur University situated outskirts of Rangpur in the south. The University is between in Rangpur Cadet College and Carmichael College in Rangpur. The transportation between the district and University is easily accessible interconnect.

After the starting its academic activities from the session 2008-2009 the university follows the semester system per each year consists of 2 semesters.

At the beginning of the University, there are only 300 seats for students and started class from August 2011 in the main campus. Currently the University has almost 7000 students. In University there is a library and a cafeteria on the campus.

Begum Rokeya University has 21 departments under the six disciplines. The Faculties are

  • Faculty of Arts
  • Faculty of Social Science
  • Faculty of Business Studies
  • Faculty of Science
  • Faculty of Engineering & Technology
  • Faculty of Life and Earth Sciences

There are four Residential halls of the Begum Rokeya University.

For Female students

  • Sheikh Fazilatunnesa Mujib Hall
  • Sheikh Hasina Hall

For Male students

  • Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Hall
  • Sohid Mukhtar Elahi Hall

University At a Glance

বেগম রোকেয়া বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়, রংপুর
Former namesUniversity Of Rangpur
Mottoজ্ঞানই শক্তি
Motto in EnglishKnowledge is Power
TypePublic
Established2008
EndowmentPublicly funded by Government (1 billion BDT per year excluding development funds)
Budget1 Billion BDT per year
Officer in chargeVice Chancellor
ChancellorPresident of Bangladesh
Vice-ChancellorNazmul Ahsan Kalimullah
Academic staff203 (December 2015)
Administrative staff623 (December 2015)
Students7,120 (December 2015)
Undergraduates4,834 (December 2015)
Postgraduates2,286 (December 2015)
LocationRangpur Bangladesh
CampusUrban , 75 acres (30 ha)
LanguageBengali, English
AffiliationsUniversity Grant Commision of Bangladesh
SportsCricket, Football, Kabaddi
Websitebrur.ac.bd

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