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 :

Daffodil International University, Daffodil Smart City, Birulia, Savar, Dhaka-1216, Bangladesh

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 Sciences
  5. Faculty of Health and Life Sciences
  6. Faculty of Graduate Studies
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 Accounting
  7. Department of Computer Science & Engineering
  8. Department of Computing & Information System (CIS)
  9. Department of Software Engineering
  10. Department of Environmental Science and Disaster Management
  11. Department of Information Technology & Management (ITM)
  12. Department of Multimedia & Creative Technology (MCT)
  13. Department of Information and Communication Engineering  (ICE)
  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, Media and Communication
  24. Department of Development Studies
  25. Department of Information Science and Library Management
  26. Department of Physical Education and Sports Science
  27. Department of Agricultural Science
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 : 38
International IT Programs : 06
Proposed Programs : 09
Short Courses : 05
International collaborations : International collaborations with around 580+ universities from all around the world.
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 :
  • Bi-Semester: Spring, Fall
Scholarship and waiver status : 16,311  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 : View Details
  • DIU has achieved (301-400) in the world's leading Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2021
  • Daffodil International University in QS Asia Rankings-2021
  • DIU Included in the SCIMAGO Institutions Ranking 2021 - A Global Journal Ranking Institute
  • DIU has achieved (301-400) in the world's leading Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2020
  • DIU has achieved top position again in Bangladesh in UI-GreenMetric World University Ranking-2020
  • DIU Achieved  "QS World University Rankings" 2019 (Asia).
  • 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 :
  • Daffodil International University Central Library (Ninety Thousand  Square Feet)
Central exam control section :
  • Academic Building 1, 2nd Floor (Central Exam Control Building )
International standard auditorium :
  • Shadhinota Shommelon Kendro - 6000 seat capacity
Seminar hall :
  • International Conference Hall - 350 seat capacity
  • Prof. Dr. Aminul Islam Seminar Hall - 85 seat capacity
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 Hall :
  • Rowshan Ara Scholars Garden
Boys Hall:
  • Yunus Khan Scholar Garden 1 Block A   
  • Yunus Khan Scholar Garden 1 Block B     
  • Yunus Khan Scholar Garden 2
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 Scout Group
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.

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