DU ranks 127th in Asia, 801th in World

DU Correspondent

23 June, 2019 12:00 AM printer

Dhaka University (DU) has secured 801th position in World Rankings of universities while 127th among  universities, in asia, says a press release.

The information has been published recently in the latest rankings of universities all over the world by an UK-based organisation QS World University Rankings.

The news was made public in a press release signed by Mahmud Alam, Director of Public Relations of Dhaka University on Friday.

The press release also said that the authorities of the university are always aware of overall qualitative standard of its education.

The DU authorities are putting much effort to upgrade its quality of education.

It is to be mentioned that UK-based another organisation ‘Times Higher Education’ has recently published a ranking on universities in Asia but Dhaka University could not manage a place in that ranking among the 417 universities in Asia. The incident drew huge media coverage and widely criticized.

During that time, Dhaka University Vice-Chancellor (VC) Prof Md. Akhtaruzzaman said that they did not put Dhaka University in the ranking process due to lack of necessary information on the university website.