Overview

Dhaka International University (DIU) is one of the leading, familiar and note-worthy private universities in Bangladesh which was established on 7th April 1995. It is a non-profitable institution having strict academic discipline. This university was founded by Late Alhaj Professor Dr. A. B. M. Mafizul Islam Patwari, Former Chairman of the Department of Law, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. It is recognized that Dhaka International University is such a private university, which was founded by a person who was a renowned humanist and academician. He established this university with high hopes and aspirations to disseminate knowledge and thus to extend the horizon of knowledge. That is why, the motto of DIU is the universal adage, "Knowledge is Power". DIU generates this power of Knowledge in an individual through teaching-learning, training, research and guidance by using modern, pragmatic and well-designed curriculum and syllabus.

Key Resource Persons

  • Professor Dr. K. M. Mohsin

    Vice-Chancellor

    Former Professor, Department of History, Dhaka University and Former Member, University Grants Commission (UGC)

    Professor Dr. Md. Mainul Islam

    Treasurer

    Former Professor, Department of Management, Dhaka University

    Prof. Dr. A.T.M. Mahbubur Rahman Sarker

    Dean (Acting)

    Faculty of Science & Engineering, DIU

  • Dr. Abdul Mannan Sarder

    Professor

    Department of EETE, DIU

    Professor Farida Begum

    Chairman, Dept. of Pharmacy, DIU

    Former Chairperson, Dept. Of Clinical Pharmacy & Pharmacology, DU

    Professor Dr. Hafiz Md. Hasan Babu

    Adviser, Department of CSE, DIU

    Professor Department of CSE, Dhaka University

  • Prof Dr. Gonesh Chandra Saha

    Adviser, Department of Civil Engg, DIU

    Head, Dept. of Architecture, DUET

    Dr.A.k.Lutful Kabir

    Adviser, Dept. of pharmacy, DIU

    Assoc, Prof, Dept. of Pharmaceutical Technology, DU

    Professor Dr. AWM Abdul Huq

    Dean, Faculty of Law, DIU

    Former Professor, RU

  • Assocate Professor QMH Supon

    Adviser, Dept. of Law, DIU

    Assocate Professor, Department of Law, DU

    Professor Dr. Shawkat Ara Husain

    Dean, Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

    Former Prof. & Chairman, Dept. Of Political Science, DU

    Professor Md. Salim Bhuiyan

    Adviser, Faculty of Business Studies, DIU

    Professor, Dept. Of Managemnt, Dhaka University & Treasurer, Jagannath University

DIU and its Founder

Dhaka International University was founded by Late Alhaj Professor Dr. A.B.M. Mafizul Islam Patwari. He was a Professor of the Department of Law, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. It may be observed that Dhaka International University is perhaps the only private university which was established by a person who was basically an academician. He established this university with high hopes and aspirations to disseminate knowledge and thus to extend the horizon of knowledge. That is why, the slogan of DIU is the universal adage, “Knowledge is Power.” DIU wants to generate this power among individuals through teaching, training and guidance by using age worthy, pragmatic and well-designed curricula and syllabi.

Vision

The vision of DIU is to contribute to the nation by producing age-worthy, pragmatic and eligible graduates through continual innovation in education and research.

Mission

The mission of DIU is to produce capable leaders in the respective field of study who can meet the challenges of present dynamic world. It wants to create multidisciplinary knowledge, communication and interpersonal skills at the highest level of excellence among the students which will make them honest, sincere and dedicated in their thoughts and deeds.

Objectives

The major objectives of Dhaka International University are to -

  • Provide international standard education focusing on academic programs, policies and planning to serve the students.
  • Up-hold the national history, heritage, culture, social and ethical values among students, academics and non-academic staff.
  • Provide high quality and comprehensive educational training opportunities compatible with changing needs of the students.
  • promote awareness and realization of the importance of higher education and research in achieving the social and economic development at affordable cost.
  • Provide various exciting and rewarding career opportunities, which are greatly needed for our rapidly developing country.
  • Foster a congenial and stimulating learning environment in which students are motivated to become self-confident, committed and adaptable graduates.
  • Introduce programs with the national and international universities, academic departments, colleges and relevant organizations in achieving academic excellence.
  • Enrich sustainable faculties by providing training, workshop, seminar and symposium in relation to distinctive curriculum at home and abroad.

Dr. Muhammad Shahidul Quadir Patwari

Chairman

Barrister Shameem Haider Patwary

Vice-Chairman

Professor Dr. K.M. Mohsin

Vice-Chancellor
Member (Ex-Officio)

Engineer Fazlur Rahman

Member

Mr. Dewan Abdul Hye

Member

Ms. Dewan Sadeka

Member

Ms. Subrina Haider

Member

Ms. Zebunnessa Islam

Member

Advocate Shahed Kamal Patwari

Member

Mr. Mahbub Ali

Member

Prof. Dr. Md. Mainul Islam, Treasurer

Member (Ex-Officio)

Prof. Dr. K. M. Mohsin

Chairman

Vice-Chancellor

Professor Dr. MD. Moinul Islam

Member

Treasurer

Dr. Muhammad Shahidul Quadir Patwari

Member

Nominated by Board of Trustees Chairman, BOT

Barrister Shameem Haider Patwary

Member

Nominated by Board of Trustees Vice-Chairman, BOT

Professor A B M Faroque

Member

Nominated by University Grants Commission of Bangladesh

Professor Md. Salim Bhuiyan

Member

Member, Academic Council - Nominated by Vice Chancellor

Prof. Dr. A.T.M. Mahbubur Rahman Sarker

Member

Department's Chairman - Nominated by Vice Chancellor

Prof. Md. Rofiqul Islam

Registrar, DIU

Professor Dr. K.M. Mohsin

Chairman

Vice-Chancellor

Dr. Muhammad Shahidul Quadir Patwari

Member

Nominated by Board of Trustees Chairman, (BOT)

Barrister Shameem H Patwary

Member

Nominated by Board of Trustees Vice-Chairman (BOT)

Professor Dr. Md. Mainul Islam

Member

Treasurer, DIU

Professor Md. Salim Bhuiyan

Member

Nominated by Syndicate & Treasurer, JnU. Professor

Professor Hafiz Md. Hasan Babu

Member

Nominated by Syndicate

Professor Dr. Shawkat ara Husain

Member

Dean, Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences, DIU

Professor Dr. A.T.M. Mahbubur Rahman Sarker

Member

Dean (Acting), Faculty of Science & Engineering, DIU

Professor Dr. Md. Sana Ullah

Member

Director, Research and Publication, DIU

Professor Dr. Abdul Mannan Sarder

Member

Chairman (Acting) Department of EETE, DIU

Professor Sazzad Hossain

Member

Department of English, DIU

Mrs. Tahmina Khan

Member

Chairperson & Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, DIU

Md. Abdul Based

Member

Chairman & Associate Professor, Department of CSE, DIU

Md. Ruhul Amin

Member

Chairman & Assistant Professor, Department of Business Administration, DIU

Mrs. Tahmina Sultana

Member

Chairperson & Assistant Professor, Department of English, DIU

Prof. Dr. A. W. M. Abdul Huq

Member

Dean, Faculty of Law & Chairman (Acting) Department of Law, DIU

Prof. Farida Begum

Member

Chairman, Department of Pharmacy, DIU

Prof. Md. Rofiqul Islam

Registrar

Dr. S. Quadir Patwari

Chairman (BOT), DIU

Barrister Shameem Haider Patwary

Vice-Chairman (BOT), DIU

Prof. Dr. K. M. Mohsin

Vice-Chancellor

Former Professor, Department of History, Dhaka University and Former Member, (UGC)

Professor Dr. Md. Mainul Islam

Treasurer

Former Professor, Department of Management, Dhaka University

Prof. Md. Rofiqul Islam

Registrar

Md. Shah Alam Chowdhury

Associate Professor, Dept of English ,DIU & Additional Registrar

Md. Hakikul Islam Sarker

Controller of Examinations

Office of the Controller of Examinations, DIU

Md. Abu Tareque

Proctor (Acting)

Deputy Registrar, DIU

Md.Ismail Hossain

Joint Librarian

Office of the Librarian, DIU