Khulna University of Engineering & Technology ( খুলনা প্রকৌশল ও প্রযুক্তি বিশ্ববিদ্যালয় ) established in July 1969. Commonly it is known as KUET. Previously it was known as Khulna Engineering College (1967-1986), then Bangladesh Institute of Technology (BIT), (1986-2003).The present ranking of the varsity is 7831. KUET offers engineering education in both UG (undergraduate) and PG (post-graduate) levels.Every year, more than five hundred students are graduated from this versity at different branches on engineering and technology. Its motto is “Oh Lord! Bestow me with Knowledge.”
The aim of the university is to offer excellent undergraduate and postgraduate programs executed by eminent lecturers and professors who are scholars in their own fields. There are nearly 200 academic staff who are always engaged in encouraging students to do excellent in their studies and research programs. There are nearly 3000 local students and some international candidates studying in three faculties and sixteen departments.
Khulna University of Engineering and Technology boasts on its 101-acre campus facilitated with world class amenities including academic buildings, halls of residence, teacher dormitory and residences, auditorium complex, laboratories, administrative building, engineering workshops, cafeteria, gymnasium and other facilities.
Khulna University of Engineering Technology KUET
Academic Faculties and Departments
Academic division of KUET is organized in Sixteen departments under three faculties:
Faculty of Civil Engineering
Urban and Regional Planning
Building Engineering & Construction Management
Faculty of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Computer Science and Engineering
Electronics and Communication Engineering
Electrical and Electronic engineering
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Industrial Engineering and Management
Admission Procedure and Eligibility
Varsity takes an admission test to finalize the admission. Admission forms are published for UG programs in the national dailies after the result of H.S.C (Higher-Secondary School Certificate) exam. It can also download from its official website www.kuet.ac.bd.
Hostel and Accommodation for students
Altogether there are seven halls, six for male and one for female students in the varsity. Provosts and assistant provosts are the main admin of the halls. Each of the halls are named after important personalities of Bangladesh.
Among all these halls, Amar Ekushey is the largest one considering the number of students. This is a five storied building with an intake capacity of 500 candidates. Usually the graduation students are admitted in this residence. The Bangabandhu Hall is the newest of the halls that is named after the father of the nation Majibur Rahman.
Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Hall
Lalan Shah Hall
Fazlul Haque Hall
Amar Ekushey Hall
Khan Jahan Ali Hall
Dr. M. A. Rashid Hall
Scholarship and Awards
Students should keep a tab on the official website for the latest updates on scholarship declaration. The poor but meritorious learners are also granted awards. There are governments and semi government organizations also provide scholarships regularly.
Campus Contact Address and Location
KUET is in northwest part of Khulna.The campus is about 15 kilometers far from the zero point of Khulna City and approximately 14km from the Khulna Railway Station. The KUET campus covers 101 acres of lands.
Khanjahan Ali Thana
Phone Number : +88-041-774403
Official Website: www.kuet.ac.bd