Professor Dr. Z. M. Parvez Sazzad

Vice Chancellor

Message From Honorable Vice Chancellor

Dear Members of the University Community,

With great pleasure and enthusiasm, I extend my warmest greetings to you all as the Vice Chancellor of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman University, Kishoreganj. It is an honor to serve in this capacity to lead this esteemed institution toward academic excellence, innovation, and a deepened sense of societal responsibility. Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman University, Kishoreganj has been established in Kishoreganj district in the name of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, with the special initiative of His Excellency the former President of the People's Republic of Bangladesh, Mr. Md. Abdul Hamid. Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman University, Kishoreganj Act 2020 (Act No. 17 of 2020, September 15, 2020) was enacted to establish this University. According to the provisions of this Act, the university will be established at Boulai Union of Sadar Upazila of Kishoreganj District.

The first academic activity of the university started in the academic session 2021-2022, along with the four departments (English, Mathematics, Accounting, and Computer Science and Engineering)—enthusiastically welcoming thirty bright pupils into each. A comprehensive fifty- year academic master plan has been proposed for the university. A total of Forty-five departments, four institutes, four centers and nine Specialized Research Centers (SRCs) will be established over the next fifty years. The forty-five departments will be established under the six faculties. The faculties are named as follows: Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Science, Faculty of Social Science, Faculty of Business Studies, Faculty of Biological Science, and Faculty of Engineering.

The mission of this university is to create and disseminate knowledge in order to promote sustainable development for future generations. The university is also committed to attaining and maintaining parity in higher education with advanced global standards across several disciplines. The university is dedicated to creating and expanding opportunities for higher education and research at the national level, especially in various fields of modern knowledge practice.

The vision of this university is to create efficient manpower related to society, industry, business, and economics using modern teaching methods and technology according to the criteria of higher education, profession, and economic requirements. Besides, the university is dedicated to transforming itself into a globally renowned institution in terms of its quality of education and research initiatives. The university is also dedicated to developing world-class laboratories and fostering research collaborations with renowned universities and industries worldwide by inviting and collaborating with world-class researchers from various academic domains.

I call upon the entire university community—faculty, students, staffs, and stakeholders—to join hands in this collective and noble pursuit. Together, we are to uphold the values of academic integrity, innovation, and social responsibility. Let us harness our collective potential to make meaningful contributions to our society, nation, and the world. I am deeply committed to creating and nurturing a genuinely supportive academic environment here that promotes learning and discovery. My door is always open to your ideas, feedback, and suggestions. Let us work together towards a future where Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman University, Kishoreganj, shines as a beacon of knowledge, progress, and enlightenment. Hope we all together will write the next chapter of excellence and achievement in the proud history of our university.

Sincerely,

Professor Z M Parvez Sazzad, PhD
Vice Chancellor
Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman University, Kishoreganj