Shahjalal University of Science and Technology
Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) was established in 1987. The only university of its kind at that time, it started it’s journey on the 13th of February 1991 with only three departments: Physics, Chemistry and Economics, 13 teachers and 205 students. It has now expanded to 7 schools, 27 departments and a number of institutes and centres. The number of teachers has grown to 487 and the students to 9262. Besides, the University has 8 affiliated medical colleges under the School of Medical Sciences with 2744 students.
Being one of the prestigious universities in Bangladesh, Shahjalal University of Science & Technology (SUST) faculty and students are involved in various types of research activity. SUST Research Centre aims to enhance the research environment in order to perform quality research by the teachers of this university.
The teaching-learning activities of Shahjalal University of Science & Technology are notable at the national context. A diverse range of articles and journals are published by teachers and students all the year round.
Shahjalal University of Science & Technology provides a number of scholarships to meritorious students to encourage them for better performance.
Through research, academic, and various extra- curricular activities, Shahjalal University of Science & Technology faculty and students achieved many awards and recognition.
Library of Shahjalal University of Science & Technology is rich with over million books, journals, articles, audio & visuals. It is open of SUST faculty, students, and staffs from 8 AM till 8 PM.
SUST campus isn’t just an academic institution. It’s an active and supportive community, with harmony of its own. A vast range of cultural, educational, athletic and social activities are available at SUST students, faculty and staff.