Top 129 universities in Bangladesh

  1. Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology logo
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1962
  2. University of Dhaka logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    37,018
    Founded
    1921
  3. Rajshahi University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    2,200
    Founded
    1953
  4. BRAC University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    2001
  5. Jahangirnagar University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1970
  6. North South University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1992
  7. University of Chittagong logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1966
  8. Daffodil International University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    2002
  9. Bangladesh Agricultural University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    6,075
    Founded
    1961
  10. Independent University, Bangladesh logo
    Acceptance Rate
    70%
    Enrollment
    7,048
    Founded
    1993
  11. Jagannath University - Dhaka logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    2005
  12. American International University - Bangladesh logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1995
  13. National University, Bangladesh logo
    Enrollment
    2,097,182
    Founded
    1992
  14. East West University - Dhaka logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1996
  15. Shahjalal University of Science and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    2%
    Enrollment
    7,662
    Founded
    1986
  16. Islamic University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    34%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1979
  17. Khulna University of Engineering and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    2003
  18. Chittagong University of Engineering and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    2003
  19. Rajshahi University of Engineering and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    2003
  20. Khulna University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1990
  21. Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1998
  22. University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    2004
  23. United International University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    2003
  24. Dhaka University of Engineering and Technology logo
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    2003
  25. Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1999
  26. University of Asia Pacific logo
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1996
  27. Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University logo
    Enrollment
    3,428
    Founded
    2001
  28. International University of Business Agriculture and Technology logo
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1993
  29. Patuakhali Science and Technology University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    10%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    2001
  30. Asian University for Women logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    800
    Founded
    2008
  31. Bangladesh University of Professionals logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    2008
  32. Jessore University of Science and Technology logo
    Enrollment
    3,466
    Founded
    2007
  33. Sylhet Agricultural University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    2006
  34. Begum Rokeya University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    2%
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    2008
  35. Noakhali Science and Technology University logo
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    2006
  36. Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University logo
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1998
  37. International Islamic University, Chittagong logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1995
  38. Comilla University logo
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    2006
  39. Pabna Science and Technology University logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    2001
  40. Mawlana Bhashani Science and Technology University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    20%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    2001
  41. Southeast University, Bangladesh logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    2002
  42. Stamford University Bangladesh logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    2002
  43. University of Barisal logo
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    2011
  44. Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University logo
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    2006
  45. Bangladesh University of Textiles logo
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    2010
  46. Islamic University of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    2,400
    Founded
    1978
  47. Eastern University, Bangladesh logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    2003
  48. ASA University Bangladesh logo
    Enrollment
    4,000
    Founded
    2006
  49. Jatiya Kabi Kazi Nazrul Islam University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    2006
  50. Green University of Bangladesh logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    2003
  51. Bangladesh University of Business and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    2003
  52. BGMEA University of Fashion and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    2012
  53. Southern University Bangladesh logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    2002
  54. World University of Bangladesh logo
    Enrollment
    6,673
    Founded
    2003
  55. Chittagong Independent University logo
    Founded
    2013
  56. East Delta University logo
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    2006
  57. State University of Bangladesh logo
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    2002
  58. Leading University logo
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    2001
  59. University of Information Technology and Sciences logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    2003
  60. Northern University of Bangladesh logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    2002
  61. Metropolitan University - Bangladesh logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    2003
  62. Presidency University, Bangladesh logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    2003
  63. Primeasia University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    2003
  64. Founded
    2013
  65. Enrollment
    1,560
    Male:Female
    59:41
    Founded
    2012
  66. Varendra University logo
    Enrollment
    5,000
    Founded
    2012
  67. Uttara University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    2003
  68. University of Science and Technology Chittagong logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    5,682
    Founded
    1992
  69. Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Maritime University logo
    Enrollment
    125
    Founded
    2013
  70. European University of Bangladesh logo
    Enrollment
    12,000
    Male:Female
    84:16
    Founded
    2012
  71. Canadian University of Bangladesh logo
    Founded
    2015
  72. Prime University logo
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    2002
  73. Bangladesh University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    2001
  74. Manarat International University logo
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    2001
  75. Rajshahi Medical University logo
    Founded
    2016
  76. Ahsanullah University of Science and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1995
  77. City University - Bangladesh logo
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    2002
  78. Notre Dame University Bangladesh logo
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    2013
  79. Premier University logo
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    2001
  80. Asian University of Bangladesh logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1996
  81. North East University Bangladesh logo
    Founded
    2012
  82. University of Development Alternative logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    2002
  83. Port City International University logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    2012
  84. Dhaka International University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1995
  85. Royal University of Dhaka logo
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    2003
  86. Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    2016
  87. IBAIS University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    2002
  88. Anwer Khan Modern University logo
    Founded
    2016
  89. Sylhet International University logo
    Enrollment
    4,984
    Founded
    2001
  90. Sonargaon University logo
    Founded
    2012
  91. Khwaja Yunus Ali University logo
    Founded
    2010
  92. Atish Dipankar University of Science and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    2004
  93. North Western University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    9%
    Enrollment
    489
    Founded
    2012
  94. Founded
    2003
  95. Gono University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    2,500
  96. University of South Asia, Bangladesh logo
    Founded
    2003
  97. Founded
    2013
  98. Rangamati University of Science and Technology logo
    Enrollment
    125
    Founded
    2001
  99. Founded
    2012
  100. Founded
    2017
  101. Fareast International University logo
    Founded
    2014
  102. Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    2015
  103. Bangladesh Islami University logo
    Enrollment
    8,946
    Male:Female
    61:39
    Founded
    2005
  104. Feni University logo
    Founded
    2012
  105. N.P.I. University of Bangladesh logo
    Founded
    2016
  106. Britannia University logo
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    2011
  107. Darul Ihsan University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    50%
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1989
  108. Central University of Science and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    750
    Founded
    2016
  109. Acceptance Rate
    42%
    Founded
    1996
  110. Ranada Prasad Shaha University logo
    Founded
    2013
  111. Victoria University of Bangladesh logo
    Founded
    2003
  112. Cox's Bazar International University logo
    Founded
    2013
  113. Founded
    2015
  114. Begum Gulchemonara Trust University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    2001
  115. North Bengal International University logo
    Founded
    2013
  116. Founded
    1993
  117. Pundra University of Science and Technology logo
    Enrollment
    2,145
    Founded
    2015
  118. The People's University of Bangladesh logo
    Founded
    1996
  119. First Capital University of Bangladesh logo
    Acceptance Rate
    73%
    Founded
    2012
  120. CCN University of Science and Technology logo
    Founded
    2013
  121. Founded
    2014
  122. Founded
    2013
  123. Founded
    2014

The best cities to study in Bangladesh based on the number of universities and their ranks are Dhaka, Rajshahi, Savar, and Chittagong.

Average cost of living for students in Bangladesh is $315 + $21-148 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).