CSE Building, 1080, Sk. Mujib Road, Agrabad, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
The University of Chittagong started operations in the industrial
and commercial city of Chittagong as the third oldest public university
on 18 November, 1966 through formal inauguration of academic activities.
After the selection of site, its foundation stone was laid on
a small hill-top at the northern part of the campus in 1964 at
Fatehpur, 22 k.m. away from the Chittagong city and about one
kilometer away from Chittagong-Nazirhat highway. It initially
started its academic activities with only four departments: namely,
Economics, History, Bangla and English. In these four departments,
200 students were admitted. Professor Azizur Rahman Mallick joined
Chittagong University in 1965 as Project Director. The Chittagong
University Ordinance was promulgated on 25 September 1966. Professor
Mallick was made the first Vice-Chancellor on 9 October, 1966.
At present, thirty three departments, two institutes and one research
centre under five faculties have been operating in this University
in different branches of knowledge.
University of Engineering & Technology
Former Bangladesh Institute of Technology, Chittagong, abbreviated
as BIT Chittagong is presently Chittagong University of Engineering
& Technology (CUET). It is one of the prominent and prestigious
autonomous self-degree-awarding institute in the engineering education
of Bangladesh. This Institute was created out of Engineering College,
Chittagong that was established in 1968. The Chittagong Engineering
College functioned as the Faculty of Engineering of the University
of Chittagong. Through a Government ordinance in 1986, the college
was converted into an Institute of Technology. In 2003 this institute
of technology was converted into a public university. The honorable
President of Bangladesh is the Chancellor of the University.
Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC)
The International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC) is one
of the Government approved Private Universities in Bangladesh.
The International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC) is an independent
University exercising powers and authority to provide education
and confer higher degrees in all branches of Shari`ah, Humanities,
Social Sciences, Business Studies and Modern Sciences including
Computer Science & Engineering, Environmental Sciences, Aqua-culture,
Computer & Communication Engineering, Media & Information
Science etc. This will include under graduate Programs and Post-Graduate
Degree programs including Ph.D.
Chittagong Port Authority website, Bandar Bhaban, P. O. Box 2013,
Chittagong Bangladesh Travel Photos. Chittagong, city and port
in southeastern Bangladesh, on the Karnaphuli River, near the
Bay of Bengal. Chittagong Pictures - includes Mazar of Sultan
Bayazid Bostami, Chittagong War cemetery, Qadam Mubarak Mosque
etc. Chittagong Bangladesh Travel Photos by Galen R Frysinger.
Chittagong photo gallery. Chittagong photos - includes Foy's Lake,
Mercantile Marine Academy, Patenga and Fouzdarhat Sea Beaches,
Chittagong port, Chittagong Ethnological Museum, Zia Museum, Tomb
of Sultan Bayazid Bostami, Zero point of Chittagong city, Over
view of main town.