United International University (UIU)
University description (as per official university website)
United International University (UIU) is the outcome of the initiative taken by a couple of renowned academicians. It is established with the generous support and patronage of the United Group, a successful business conglomerate operating in diverse business areas.
Mission of UIU is to produce excellent human capital with intellectual, creative, technical, moral and practical skill of the highest possible level.
Vision of UIU:
Vision of UIU is to become the center of excellence in teaching and research in each academic program we offer.
Strategy of UIU:
Strategy of UIU is to develop united, interactive, involving, and caring relationship among teachers, students, and guardians.
UIU policies are to,
Develop and implement the state-of-the-art curricula,
Recruit committed, accessible and inspiring teachers,
Select brilliant and promising students,
Provide the most attractive infrastructure and logistic support, and
Pursue a never ending quest for excellence.
Strength of UIU
Committed faculty of our own and from BUET and Dhaka University
English Language Lab equipped with the latest audio-visual aids
State of the art Computing, Microprocessor and Interfacing lab
Dedicated browsing lab with free internet and web mail services for students
Web based automated Student Information and University Management System
Modern library with on line access to IEEE and ACM journals and proceedings
Modern Air Conditioned classrooms equipped with electronic teaching aids
Convening of IEEE, ACM and IEB student chapters
Internship arrangement with selective firms
To fulfill its mission, UIU applies the following guiding principles:
Study and students should be the first priority and the primary function of faculty/staff/administration. It should be motivated towards helping the students in succeeding academically and in the transition from university life to productive members of society.
To hire highly qualified and nationally and internationally reputed teachers to teach courses relevant to a continuously changing environment.
To provide the necessary infrastructural and logistic support and a campus environment conducive to teaching and learning endeavors.
To search out new trends in education in developed countries, identifying the trend and evaluating their adaptability in Bangladesh- to keep constant updating of the standard of education.
To establish joint degree and credit transfer programs with renowned universities abroad to facilitate quality education and to make foreign degrees available to the students staying in home country.
To conduct and support research for the advancement of knowledge and socio-economic development of the country through application of technology oriented knowledge.
To contribute to moral and ethical development of the students for creation of a society, which will be free from corruption and enduring and respecting each other for co-existence in peace and harmony in good environment in the society.
To disseminate knowledge under the coverage of ethical, human and rational approach reflecting national heritage, values and principles of Bangladesh with a view to producing graduates who will be sound professionally and upright morally.
To create an opportunity to have education, for all groups of people in the country including general people, rural, urban and fresh students as well as jobholders through on campus, online and distance learning education.
Objectives and Aims
The objectives and aims of UIU will be as follows:
To provide state of the art and high quality education as preparation for study or future employment in positions of responsibility across a worldwide range of ICT, Business, Social and Public Organizations.
To make available Internationally Recognized Education in Bangladesh and to develop our graduates up to International Standard through getting accreditation of internationally recognized accreditation bodies.
To use modern instructional techniques and technology to the best advantage so as to enhance and enrich students' achievements of their educational and career goals as well as socio-economic development of the country.
To establish joint degree programs with USA, UK, Canadian and Australian universities to facilitate quality education and also to make foreign degrees available to the students while staying in Bangladesh at an affordable cost.
To provide educational opportunities to persons already employed or engaged in business allowing them to pursue undergraduate and graduate programs without interrupting their careers and without any compromise of quality education.
To offer educational programs both on campus and distance learning to students of all nationalities worldwide.
To Creation of congenial academic environment for the youth, which will be free from political and other disturbances for their intellectual advancement.
To use information technology in all phases of academic as well as administrative aspects of the University program.
To undertake such additional programs and activities as are essential to the achievement of the above listed objectives.