Sylhet Agricultural University Bangladesh

Officially, the Sylhet Agricultural University started its journey from November 2nd 2006 according to the Sylhet Agricultural University Act 2006, passed by the National Parliament on October 3rd 2006. The varsity aims to offer quality higher agricultural education and to make agricultural scientists and technologists who can serve the best for the agro development of the country. The current ranking of the University is 8616 in the world. Admission for Foreign Students are allow and for scholarship, visit

Sylhet Agricultural University
Sylhet Agricultural University

Academic Faculties and Departments

Faculty of Agricultural Engineering and Technology
Farm Structure and Environmental Engineering Department
Sewerage, Irrigation and Water Management Engineering Department
Farm Power, Machinery and Automobile Engineering Department
Computer Science and Engineering Department
Food Science and Engineering Department

Faculty of Agriculture
Department of Agronomy and Hawor Agriculture
Department of Plant Pathology and Seed Science
Department of Soil Science
Department of Genetics and Plant Breeding
Department of Horticulture
Department of Crop Botany
Department of Agroforestry and Environmental Science
Department of Agricultural Extension Education
Department of Entomology
Department of Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering
Department of Agronomy and Seed Science
Department of Tea Production and Technology
Department of Agricultural Chemistry
Department of Language

Faculty of Fisheries
Department of Fish Biology and Genetics
Department of Aquatic Resource Management
Department of Aquaculture
Department of Fisheries Technology and Quality Control
Department of Fish Health Management
Department of Coastal and Marine Fisheries

Admission Procedure and Eligibility

Admission notice of UG programs 2014-15 offered by Sylhet Agriculture University has already been published. The admission will be finalized considering the result of the admission test of each unit. There are 8 units right now under which the departments have divided their admission tests. The tentative date and time of the tests are about to e scheduled on October 2014. Candidates are requested to stay updating with the latest news published by the university at their official website

Hostel and Accommodation

SAU is residential. That is why the varsity takes the responsibility to offer residential arrangements for the students who are admitted here. There are 473 seats for male students and 188 seats for female candidates in Sylhet Agricultural University. There are provosts who take care of the hostel administration of the university.

Campus Address and Location

Taligor, Sylhet-3100
Phone Number :+88-00821-760930
Official Website:

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