Shahjalal University of Science and Technology SUST

Shahjalal University of Science and Technology ( শাহজালাল বিজ্ঞান ও প্রযুক্তি বিশ্ববিদ্যালয়) is in Sylhet. It is also known as SUST. It was founded and financed by the BD Government under university act in 25 August 1986.The campus hold 320 acres of land. The first convocation of SUST was held on 29 April 1998 and the second convocation held on 6 December 2007.The varsity is without any session jam. Mathematics Olympiad was held in SUST in the year 2004.

Shahjalal University of Science and Technology SUST

Faculties Schools and departments

SUST has 26 departments under 7 schools. According to the master plan it will have 8 schools with a number of departments. By following the master plan of the university, one more school and some departments are under consideration. The schools are:

Agriculture & Mineral Sciences
Applied Sciences & Technology
Life Sciences
Management & Business Administration
Medical Sciences
Physical Sciences
Social Sciences

Affiliates Organizations

Jalalabad Ragib Rabeya Medical College
North-East Medical College
Sylhet Engineering College
Sylhet Osmani Medical College
Sylhet Womens Medical College

Student Admission Procedure and Eligibility

Every year they offer admission for graduate and undergraduate courses. Undergraduate program is 4 year Bachelors degree. The graduate program consists of Masters (General), Masters (Thesis), M. Sc. (Engg), Masters of Philosophy (M. Phil) and Ph. D. degrees. A graduate program may also be offered by a discipline in some specified field in collaboration with other disciplines.

Halls Residence and Hostels

Currently there are 5 halls of residence. A significant number of students reside privately near the university area of Sylhet metro.

Shah Paran Hall
2nd Male Students Hall
Syed Mujtaba Ali Hall
1st Ladies Hall
Begum Sirajunnesa Chowdhury Hall

There are also complex for the faculty members and teachers.
These Halls are:

Amir Complex
Fazal Complex
Masum Villa
Samad House
Maa Manjil
Sunu Mia Complex

Campus Contact Address and Location

There is a “Shahid Minar” (Martyrs Memorial) in the campus. This stands on the top of a small hill and is surrounded by trees.

Kumargaon, Sylhet-3114, Bangladesh
Phone :880-821-713491,714479,713850,717850
Fax :880-821-715257
Official Website :

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