Bangladesh University of Health Science is one of the reputed medical universities in Bangladesh located at Mirpur Road in Dhaka. The nickname of the university is BUHS.
the main purpose of establishment of BUHS was to conduct health researches and development works. For the establishment of the university, the government allocated about 6 acres of land in Darus Salam, Mirpur. In the year 2007, it got affiliation with University of Dhaka to run academic courses. It was established according to Private University Act 2010 as a nonprofit educational institution. The honorable president is the chancellor of the university. At present, the university has been operation according to the private university ordinance-2010. The university has been playing a very important role in the development of the health sector of Bangladesh by providing quality education to the medical students and performing various research and development works to improve the health care sector of the nation.
The Aims and Objectives of BUHS
The objective of the university is to develop qualified and skilled human resources in health science and technology. It aims at creating a multidisciplinary environment in Biomedical and research involving biological, chemical, and clinical sciences relevant to health. It also has to aim to become a model private university in Bangladesh.
Subjects and Departments
There are 4 faculties in this university. The faculties include- Faculty of Basic Science, Public Health, Allied Health Science, Health Technology and Engineering etc. There are 13 departments in the university. Another 22 undergraduate and postgraduate programs are to be started soon upon the approval of University Grant Commission. It also provides various short course and training programs for the practitioners and students.
Facilities Available for the Students
It has dedicated departments with qualified full time teachers. There are many guest facilities who come from all over the world. The university is linked with large chain of hospitals and health centers for training. The university has a large permanent campus. The classes of the university have modern facilities for the students including multimedia overhead projectors and air condition facility. It has a very big library with thousands of medical books, journals, periodicals, and research papers. The students of the university can enhance their knowledge by participating in various live projects held by the university. The cost of the university is reasonable and affordable for the students. The meritorious students are given various tuition waivers and scholarships.
Admission Procedure and Eligibility
The candidates having science background with minimum GPA 2.5 in both SSC and HSC examination can apply for admission.
The candidates of O level and A level can also apply for admission, but they must have completed 5 subjects in O level and 2 subjects in A level with minimum grade B.
The candidates can download the admission form from the website of the university and submit with the necessary document in the admission office.
Campus Location and Contact Information
BUHS, 125/1, Darus Salam (Technical Morh)
Phone Number: 8802-9010932, 9010952
Hot Line: 01791 042087
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Official Website: www.buhs.ac.bd
For more information regarding the university, please visit the official website of the university or contact with the given contact information.