United International

UIU was established as a research centric institute. The mission of this initiative is to facilitate development and dissemination of knowledge, research and technology in Bangladesh.

1st Private University to disburse 120,000 USD for 31 Research Projects

Our research team is renowned for its contribution in the renewable energy research sector of Bangladesh, particularly in solar based power generation.

UIU is the 1st private university in Bangladesh to disburse 1 crore taka as research grant among its faculties for 31 different research projects.

Message from the Vice Chancellor

United International University was established in 2003 with the initiatives of a few academicians and under the financial patronage of United Group. Our vision is to become a center of excellence in teaching, learning and research in the South Asia region. Our mission is to create excellent human resources with intellectual, creative, technical, moral, and practical skills to serve the community, industry and the region. 

We do it by developing integrated, interactive, involved and caring relationships among teachers, students, guardians and employers. From the very inception of the university the unconditional support from the BOT of UIU has made it one of the premiere private universities in Bangladesh. The business school of UIU is ACBSP accredited which enables our graduates to be globally accepted. 

All our Engineering programs are BAETE accredited. UIU has been ranked by QS Asia four times in a row since 2018. In addition UIU has been ranked by Times Higher Education in the SDG based impact ranking category. Quest for excellence is our motto. Endless support and guidance from United Group and the driving force of the never ending quest for excellence will lead UIU to become a regional university of choice inshallah.

Chowdhury Mofizur Rahman

Vice Chancellor United International University

United International University

UIU has earned global recognition in recent years. UIU has signed MoU with University of Ulster, Northern Ireland – UK, University of New Brunswick – Canada, University of Texas & Texas Southmost College – USA, Clarkson University, Potsdam, New York – USA, University of Bradford – UK and University of Lumiere Lyon 2 – France in order to provide facilities for UIU students such as transfer of credits as well as different areas of cooperation.






Acres of land

The permanent campus of UIU is being built up on a plot of 25-bigha land located at the United City, Badda.  It is housed in a 12 storied building expandable to 20 stories. It has at present 704,975 sq. ft floor space. The campus has large playground of length 700 ft and width 300 ft with lush green open spaces for outdoor recreation.

  • Largest Green Campus among Private Universities in Dhaka City
  • Strong Faculty Line-up with 45 full time Ph.D. faculties
  • One of the Top Ranked Private Universities in Bangladesh as per QS Rankings
  • Business School is ACBSP Accredited
  • Engineering School is IEB Accredited