In recognition of his lifelong contribution to Bangladesh, both Dhaka University (DU) and Jahangirnagar University (JU) named one of their male student hall after Sheikh Mujib. The "Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Hall" in Dhaka University has the capacity to hold 490 http://www.univdhaka.edu/halls_of_residence/hall_details.php?bodyid=HBB students, and constitutes one of the fifteen male residential halls in the university, which also includes a "Muktijoddha Ziaur Rahman Hall" named after Ziaur Rahman and "Amar Ekushey Hall" in honour of the basha andolan activists. Jahangirnagar University also has male halls dedicated to the Bangla Language Movement martyrs - the "Shaheed Salam-Barkat Hall" and "Shaheed Rafiq-Jabbar Hall".
In addition, both universities have female halls of residence named after Sheikh Mujib's wife - "Begum Fazilatun Nesa Mujib Hall" http://www.univdhaka.edu/halls_of_residence/hall_details.php?bodyid=HFM (DU) and "Fazilatunnesa Hall" http://www.juniv.edu/home.php?pg=girls (JU).
|Male halls of residence||Female halls of residence|
|Dhaka University||Jahangir University||Dhaka University||Jahangir University|
|Salimullah Muslim Hall||Al Beruni Hall||Ruqayyah Hall||Nawab Faizunnesa Hall|
|Jagannath Hall||Meer Mosharraf Hossain Hall||Surja Sen Hall||Jahanara Imam Hall|
|Shahidullah Hall||Shaheed Salam-Barkat Hall||Shamsunnahar Hall||Preetilata Hall|
|Fazlul Huq Muslim Hall||A.F.M. Kamaluddin Hall||Shahnewsaz Hostel||Begum Khaleda Zia Hall|
|Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Hall||Bangabondhu Sheikh Majibur Rahman Hall||Begum Fazilatun Nesa Mujib Hall||Fazilatunnesa Hall|
|Zahurul Haq Hall.||Moulana Bhasani Hall||Bangladesh-Kuwait Maitree Hall|
|Haji Muhammad Mohsin Hall||Shaheed Rafiq-Jabbar Hall||IBA Hostel|
|Kabi Jasimuddin Hall||Nabab Foyzunnessa Chowdhurani Hostel|
|Sir P.J. Hartog International Hall|
|Muktijoddha Ziaur Rahman Hall|
|Sir A.F. (Ahmed Fazlur) Rahman Hall.|
|Amar Ekushey Hall|
Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) www.bsmmu.org/ is the first and only medical university http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bangabandhu_Sheikh_Mujib_Medical_University in Bangladesh. It is a public university, established in 1999. The university is an upgrade of the Institute of Postgraduate Medicine and Research (IPGMR), popularly referred to as PG. IPGMR was established in the then East Pakistan by the Government of Pakistan in December 1965, as a Government-controlled postgraduate institute for medical research and studies.
The university is now autonomous body governed by a 24-member http://www.bsmmu.org/syndicate.html syndicate. BSMMU comprises 43 Departments http://www.bsmmu.org/faculty.html under 6 faculties: Faculty of Medicine, Surgery, Basic Medical Sciences, Dentistry, Nursing, and Medical Technology.
The BSMMU building was previously the Hotel Shahbag, once the biggest hotel http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bangabandhu_Sheikh_Mujib_Medical_University in Dhaka, and from which the neighbourhood (Shahbag) gets it name.
The BSMMU complex has five main multistoried buildings that are identified as Block-A,Block-B,Block-C, Block-D and Cabin block respectively.
Address: Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, Shahbag, Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh
Telephone (operator): +88 02 9661051-56, +88 02 9661058-60, +88 02 8614545-49, +88 02 8612550-54, +88 02 8618652-56, +88 02 8614001-05, +88 02 8611737-41
Opening hours (admin office): 8.00am to 2.30pm everyday except Fridays and holidays.
Covering 187 acres http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bangabandhu_Sheikh_Mujibur_Rahman_Agricultural_University of land, the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University (BSMRAU) is a government-financed 13th http://history.pages.bsmrau.edu.bd/ public university of Bangladesh and third biggest agricultural university after Bangladesh Agricultural University and Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University.
It was established on 22 November 1998, and is located approximately 40km http://location.pages.bsmrau.edu.bd/ north of Dhaka. Originally it was the Institute of Post Graduate Studies in Agriculture (IPSA), the academic wing of Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute (BARI) which was affiliated with Bangladesh Agricultural University until 1991. It was then transformed into an autonomous institution, providing credit-based masters and post-graduate programs. The graduate program of IPSA was developed a team of IPSA teachers led by Prof. L. M. Eisgruver of the Oregon State University (OSU), USA, under the tripartite cooperation of the Governments of Bangladesh, Japan, and USA (JAICA-USAID-GOB)
The university has 6 faculties: Graduate Studies, Agriculture, Fisheries, Veterinary Medicine & Animal Science, Forest & Environment, Agricultural Economics and Rural Development
In 2005, BSMRAU started providing undergraduate program of Bachelor of Science degree in Agriculture in their Faculty of Agriculture on a similar credit-based systems as its graduate program.
The chancellor of the university is Mohammad Zillur Rahman, current president of Bangladesh.
Address: Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University (BSMRAU)
Opening hours (admin office):
Another university named after Sheikh Mujib is the "Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Science and Technology University (BSMRSTU)"
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