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
Management & Business Administration
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:
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
Official Website : www.sust.edu