University of Information Technology & Sciences
University description (as per official university website)
University of Information Technology and Sciences (UITS), the first IT-based private University in Bangladesh was founded on 7 August 2003 as a non-profit organization. INFORMATION SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY SOLUTION LTD. (ISTS), a concern of PHP group headed by Alhaj Sufi Mohamed Mizanur Rahman Chowdhury is the sponsor of UITS. The guiding spirit behind the endeavor is "divine blessings, mixed with hard work, backed by good intentions, make miracles."
The government was pleased to accord permission with effect from 07 August 2003 to function this university as per its Vision, Mission, Goal and Commitment to Quality Education with a view to shape a complete, more effective, more efficient humane person. It endeavors to remain at the cutting edge of building knowledge and skills, integrated with human values and ethical practices in Bangladesh. It is a science and technological knowledge-based center that provides marketable skills for younger generations who may be gainfully employed both nationally and internationally.
To develop a skilled, competent and innovative pool of youth who are to exploit emerging opportunities, invent new technologies in selected fields of development, and at the same time be employable at home and abroad.
The UITS will develop itself into a unique private university through:
Strengthening research, creative, and scholarly endeavors
Improving undergraduate and graduate academics which promote intellectual development and student success through a diverse, student-centered environment Strengthening cultural and community life, and promoting lifelong learning and economic opportunity.
Mission and Vision
To establish a university in Bangladesh that shall be a world-class center of excellence.
The UITS envisions itself as a leading private university that would serve the nation and the world through:
Providing higher education in a student-centered environment
Critical thinking, creativity, innovation, scholarly endeavors, and the furthering of comprehensive knowledge Strengthening cultural and ethnic diversity and advancing global understanding Generating and disseminating knowledge to strengthen our society and the environment
The University of Information Technology and Sciences (UITS) is a multi-campus first IT based private university in Bangladesh. It aims at redefining goals of higher education and sustainable economic growth of the country through a tripartite relationship between itself, industries, reputed universities and institutions at home and abroad.
The University is dedicated to excellence in:
Teaching and lifelong learning in a student-centered environment Research to advance knowledge and promote social, cultural, economic, health and technological development Service based on academic excellence and the ethics of community responsibility Engagement of the resources of the university in partnerships that respond to university and community issues Building upon unique strengths inherent in population, location, and national resource issues