At A Glance

The official name of the University : Daffodil International University
Year of establishment : 2002 With the approval of UGC and Ministry of Education, Bangladesh
Campus buildings and locations :
  1. Daffodil Road, Ashulia, Dhaka
Land for Daffodil International University : 100+ Acre (appx.)
  1. Near Dhaka-Chittagong Highway
  2. At Bashundhara Baridhara Project, Dhaka.
  3. At Chowbaria, Savar, Dhaka
Faculties :
  1. Faculty of Science and Information Technology
  2. Faculty of Engineering
  3. Faculty of Business & Entrepreneurship
  4. Faculty of Humanities and Social Science
  5. Faculty of Allied Health Science
Departments :
  1. Department of Business Administration
  2. Department of Business Studies
  3. Department of Real Estate
  4. Department of Tourism & Hospitality Management
  5. Department of Innovation & Entrepreneurship
  6. Department of Computer Science & Engineering
  7. Department of Computing & Information System (CIS)
  8. Department of Software Engineering
  9. Department of Environmental Science and Disaster Management
  10. Department of Information Technology & Management (ITM)
  11. Department of Multimedia & Creative Technology (MCT)
  12. Department of General Educational Development (GED)
  13. Department of Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering  (ETE)
  14. Department of Textile Engineering
  15. Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering
  16. Department of Architecture
  17. Department of Civil Engineering
  18. Department of Pharmacy
  19. Department of Public Health
  20. Department of Nutrition & Food Engineering
  21. Department of English
  22. Department of Law
  23. Department of Journalism & Mass Communication
  24. Department of Development Studies
  25. Department of Information Science and Library Management
Institute :

Institutional Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC)
Human Resource Development Institute (HRD Institute)
Daffodil Institute of Social Sciences (DISS)
Daffodil Institute of languages (DIL)

Programs :
Undergraduate & Masters : 31
International IT Programs : 06
Proposed Programs : 09
Short Courses : 05
International collaborations : DIU has versatile networking worldwide that assist cross cultural education and student exchanges.
Affiliation :
The Association of the Universities of Asia and the Pacific (AUAP)
Asian University Presidents Forum (AUPF),
International Association of University Presidents (IAUP), 
International Association of University (IAU), 
United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI)
Institute of International Education (IIE)
Eurasian Silk Road Universities Consortium (ESRUC)
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
American Chamber of Commerce & Industry (AmCham)
International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB)
Association of Training Institutions for Foreign Trade in Asia and the Pacific (ATIFTAP)
Council of Economic Advisers (CEA)
Turkey-Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce & Industry (TBCCI)
American Library Association (ALA)
Asia-Pacific University-Community Engagement Network (APUCEN)
Global Access Asia (GAA)
Association of International Educators (NAFSA)
The Global Universities Partnership on Environment for Sustainability (GUPES),
Child & Youth Finance International (CYFI)
Kauffman Foundation
Admission session :
  • Tri-Semester: Spring, Summer, Fall
  • Bi-Semester: Spring, Fall
Scholarship and waiver status : 12,147  Students
Faculty members :
  • 730 faculty members (full time)
  • 148 faculty members (part-time)
  • 189 (On Study Leave)
Officials : 264 Officials, 250 outsourcing staff
Supporting Staff : 250 staff
Lecture Theatre &Class rooms : 250 classrooms, including modern theater
Digital Amenities :
  • One Student One Laptop
  • Google Classroom
  • ISP
  • Informative website
  • Education ERP
  • Virtual University System
  • DIU Forum
  • Blog
  • E-Library
  • Broadband Internet
  • Wi-Fi facilities
  • Digital smart classroom
  • Internet Radio
  • Online TV
  • Data Center
  • DIU Apps
  • Hostel Booking System
  • One Card Solution
  • Stem lab
Ranking / Award :
  • Times Higher Education (THE) University Impact Rankings-2019
  • ASOCIO 2018 ICT Education Award
  • "QS World University Rankings" 2019 (Asia).
  • World Congress of IT (WCIT) 2017 Merit Award
  • Global Inclusion Award 2017
  • Top Graded University, Ranking of Private Universities, Published by Swedish National Agency for Higher Education;
  • A Grade University done by Bangladesh Govt. High powered Committee in 2006
  • 2nd Position in Private & 5th position among all the public and private universities by "Webometrics Ranking of World Universities"
  • 3rd position in Research and Publications among all the private universities of Bangladesh
  • Best Private University in Web Popularity by &
  • Beautification Award 2006 presented by the Honorable Prime Minister
  • President’s Crest
  • Merit Award in WITSA 2014 Global ICT Excellence Awards by  the largest international ICT organization, World Information Technology and Services Alliance (WITSA)
  • AHR Award, UK
  • NAHE, Sweden
  • World Quality Commitment (WQC) Award-2010
  • Asia’s Best Business School Award
  • Amity Global Academic Excellence Award
  • Golden Star Academic & Educational Excellence Award
  • Asia's most inspiring Nation Builder Award
Full equipped laboratories : 45 no. of well-equipped laboratories
Library :
  • 6 storied separate central library building
  • Uttara campus library
  • Daffodil International University Library
Central exam control section : 4 storied separate central exam control building
International standard auditorium : 500 seat capacity with digital sound and remote-controlled multimedia system and
60000 seat capacity (Daffodil International University)
Seminar hall : 50 seated mini hall with removable sound with multimedia system, electronic writing board
Conference Halls
Banquet Hall
Canteens :
  1. One for the Students under the Faculty of SIT
  2. One for the Students under the Faculty of BE
  3. Daffodil International University
Female hostel : (1) Located at 4, Tallabag, Dhanmondi & (2) at Uttara (3) Daffodil International University
No. of clubs and alliances :
  • Business & Education Club (BEC)
  • Cultural Club (CC)
  • Debating Club (DC)
  • Social Business Students’ Forum (SBSF)
  • English Literary Club (ELC)
  • Computer and Programming Club (CPC)
  • Sports Club (SC)
  • Photographic Society
  • Daffodil Prothom- Alo BondhuShova
  • Nature Study Club (NSC)
  • Health Club (HC)
  • Communication Club
  • Amardesh Pathak Forum
  • Daffodil Moot Court Society (DMCS)
  • Textile Club,
  • Creative Park (MCT),
  • Software Engineering, Voluntary Service Club,
  • Air Rover Wing,
  • School of Entrepreneurs,
  • Robotics Club,
  • All-Stars Daffodil, (Adventure Club; upcoming),
  • MUNA (Model United Nations Association),
  • Real Estate Association, etc
 Events Calendar :
  • Photo Exhibitions
  • Business Fairs
  • Software Fairs
  • Food Festivals
  • Quiz
  • Book Reading
  • Creativity Competitions
  • Science Fair
  • Project Fairs
  • Programming Contests, etc
Scouting :
  • DIU Air Rover Unit
Research centers : (i) Research Center for Business and Economics,
(ii) Research Center for Science & Information Technology,
(iii) Research Center for Humanities & Social Sciences,
(iv) Research Center for Allied Health Science, and
(v) Bureau of Business and Economics Research
Career Development Center : A range of free services includes career counseling, skills, and liaison with the industries and business institutions for contractual employment generation for DIU students
Directorate of Student Affairs (DSA) : It has been set up to play role in the development and growth of students in co-curricular activities.
Entrepreneurship : Entrepreneurship is a key driver of our economy. DIU intends to focus on Entrepreneurial education initiatives to make a poverty-free self-sufficient society and set up venture capital education, business incubator, business Startup, apart from the Entrepreneurship department.
International standard auditorium : 500 seat capacity with digital sound and remote-controlled multimedia system and
6000 seat capacity (Ashulia, Dhaka)

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