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DU ranks 134th, BUET 199th in Asia

DU Correspondent

27 November, 2020 12:00 AM printer

Dhaka University (DU) and Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) have ranked 134th and 199th respectively among one thousand best universities in Asia in the QS Asia University Ranking 2020.

The ranking was published on the website of the UK-based education and research institute Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) on Wednesday.

National University of Singapore stood 1st in the ranking while Tsinghua University in China and Nanyang Technological University in Singapore ranked 2nd and 3rd respectively.

A total of 11 universities of Bangladesh were placed in the ranking.

Of them, North South University stood at 228th, Brac University ranked between 271st and 280th, Independent University, Bangladesh 350th and 400th, Daffodil International University, East West University and United International University 401st and 450th, Khulna University of Engineering and Technology (KUET) 451st and 500th, Ahsanullah University of Science and Technology and American International University placed between 551st to 600th in the list.