University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (Bengali: লিবারেল আর্টস বিশ্ববিদ্যালয় বাংলাদেশ) (ULAB) is a private liberal arts-based University in Dhanmondi, Dhaka, Bangladesh. Founded in February 2002, permission to open was received from the University Grants Commission (UGC) of Bangladesh in November 2003, pursuant to the Private University Act 1992.
ULAB incorporates the values of Liberal Arts and Sustainability into its curricula, through its General Education Department and its Center for Sustainable Development (CSD). ULAB is a research-intensive University, with multiple research opportunities for its faculty members and students.
Click on the links above to find out more about ULAB’s History, Mission & Values, and our Strategic Plan.
Schools and Degree-Granting Programs (UGC Approved)
ULAB offers degree programs in the following schools:
Programs under Department of English and Humanities
Bachelor of Arts, English and Humanities
Master of Arts, English
Programs under বাংলা ভাষা ও সাহিত্য বিভাগ / Department of Bangla Language and Literature
বাংলা ভাষা ও সাহিত্যে স্নাতক / Bachelor of Arts in Bangla Language and Literature
Programs under Department of Media Studies and Journalism
Bachelor of Social Science, Media Studies and Journalism
Masters in Communication
Programs under Department of Business
Bachelor in Business Administration (BBA)
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA)
Program under Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Engineering (CSE)
Program under Department of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering
Bachelor of Science in Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering (ETE)
Program under Department of Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE)
ULAB’s General Education Program (GED) is a non-degree-granting program, which runs courses to fulfill the liberal arts curriculum.
Deans and Heads of schools and departments
Click here to search for faculty members, or visit any one of the above schools.
ULAB has ten centers which conduct research, run workshops and conferences; promote knowledge creation, and advocate best practices.
Clubs are the mainstay of co-curricular life and activities. ULAB is a member of Duke of Edinburgh’s Award program. The Department of Media Studies & Journalism also has apprenticeship programs for the students. Click here for the official clubs and apprenticeship programs of ULAB.