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Bangladesh Agricultural University
Mymensing, Bangladesh



   

University description (as per official university website)

BAU at a Glance
1. Established : 18 August 1961

2. Location: 3 Km South of Mymensingh City & 120 Km North of Nation's Capital City, Dhaka

3. Area: 485 Hectares

4. No of Major Academic Disciplines (Faculties) : 6
- Faculty of Veterinary Science: Departments - 8
- Faculty of Agriculture : Departments - 16
- Faculty of Animal Husbandry : Departments - 5
- Faculty of Agricultural Economics & Rural Sociology : Departments - 5
- Faculty of Agricultural Engineering & Technology: Departments - 5
- Faculty of Fisheries : Departments - 4

5. Current Students Enrollment : 4296 (Male-3329, Female-967)

6. No. of Teachers : 522 (Male-476, Female-46)

7. No. of Student Dormitories : 11 (Male-9, Female-2)

8. No. of Experimental Farms : 10

9. Central Library Collections : Books - 189853; Periodicals - 2083 titles; Current Journals - 152

10. Correspondence: Mr. Md. Nazibur Rahman
Registrar, Bangladesh Agricultural University
Mymensingh 2202 Bangladesh
Phone: +880 91 66846 (O) +880 91 66896 (H)
Fax : +880 91 66846 and +880 91 61580
e-mail: registrar@bau.edu.bd

11. PABX Telephone: +880 91 67401-06
Fax : +880 91 61510

Vision and Mission

Vision
Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU) is the premier seat of higher agricultural education and research in the country. Its scholastic activities cover all the domains of agricultural sciences having direct bearing on terrestrial and aquatic productivity. The University was established as the nation's only University of its kind in session 1961-62 on the basis of recommendations made by the Commission of National Education and the Food and Agriculture Commission in 1959. The Scheme for the establishment of BAU was finalized on 8 june 1961 and its ordinance was promulgated on 18 August 1961. With the appointment of its first Vice-Chancellor, the university formally came into existance on 2 September 1961 and started functioning with the College of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry (CVSAH) at Mymensingh as its nucleus.
The main task of the university is to tone up the quality and standard of higher agricultural education and to produce first-rate agriculturists, agricultural scientists and researchers for shouldering the responsibilities of agricultural development of the country. It is a residential university mandated for offering for higher education and research in agriculture and all of its branches including conduct of examinations, conferment of degrees and granting affiliation.
To achieve the objectives over 90 percent of the recurring budget and the entire development fund come from the government through University Grants Commission (UGC).
BAU has been the principal supplier of skilled human capital for modernizing our national agriculture since its establishment in 1961. And yet it has a long way to go ahead. It is our vision to make this University an integrated institution with functional relationships with relevant government organizations, non-government organizations, and private sector firms enabling BAU to contribute meaningfully to agricultural development of Bangladesh. We want to be guided by three watchwords relevance, quality and internationalization to respond to the call of a fast-changing world system.

Mission
The missions of Bangladesh Agricultural University have been to develop the art and science of agriculture for the well being of mankind, and to educate agriculturists of high standards of scientific, managerial and professional competence in harmony with the environment, and to share knowledge and skills with world partners.
The working missions of the University are:
to provide higher learning in all branches of agricultural sciences as a profession-based education;
to conduct basic and applied research in various aspects of agricultural problems faced by farmers, change-agents and agro-industrialists with a view to recommending possible measures for solving them;
to organize and supervise extension and related nation-building activities at different levels and in different forms;
to provide training for personnel of different government and non-government organizations and also for farmers and farm-leaders on various aspects of agriculture and rural development; and
to provide facilities for bilateral and multilateral cooperation and collaboration with institutes or organizations within and outside Bangladesh.



Website:: http://www.bau.edu.bd
Email: registrar@bau.edu.bd
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Scholarships email: registrar@bau.edu.bd




 


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