BRAC University (BRACU) - private nonprofit higher education institution in Bangladesh. BRACUstarted accepting students in 2001. The university campus is of urban type and is located in the vicinity of Dhaka.

University ranking. BRAC University is one of the best universities in Bangladesh, taking its rightful place among the top 5 educational institutions of the country. BRAC University is considered to be one of the most prestigious universities on the planet, securing the place in the top 5% of the world’s best universities.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The applicant must pass examinations as a part of the admission process. More than a half (60%) of the applicants manage to secure their spot at BRACU, however, the percentage may change depending on the faculty and the popularity of the course. The academic year is divided into semesters. Obtaining a bachelor’s at BRACU is anything but cheap with tuition fees of 20,000 USD per year. Doing your master’s studies at BRACU is not cheap - a year of studies will cost you 20,000 USD. With that in mind the university provides remarkable students with scholarships and grants. More information regarding tuition, admission and programs is available on the official website http://www.bracu.ac.bd.

The composition of the university. BRAC University can be classified as small with only 4000 students. The admission committee accepts the applications from foreign citizens. The ratio of foreign students at BRACU is 4% of all students. The teaching staff of BRACU is composed of 730 academic specialists. The students may participate in various student exchange programs. University’s social media profiles can give you more information about the students and current events: Linkedin.

Infrastructure of BRACU. The university has a functioning library. For those who require accommodations dormitories on and off campus are offered.
Ranking   1893   3
Country Bangladesh
City Dhaka
Bachelor (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from  2,309 USD/year.
to  3,156 USD/year.
Master (citizens) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from  1,365 USD/year.
to  2,519 USD/year.
Bachelor (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from  4,619 USD/year.
to  6,312 USD/year.
Master (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
from  2,729 USD/year.
to  5,039 USD/year.
Living expenses $281 -497 USD/month
Acceptance Rate 60.00%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Established 2001
Abbreviation BRACU
Teachers 730
Students 3,999
Foreigners 4%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
Admission Based on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Accreditation
• University Grants Commission of Bangladesh
Rankings
World ranking 1893
Country ranking 3
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking 1893
Cost of living in Dhaka
Expenses - USD/Month Min. Med.
Accommodation 70 113
Food 97 167
Transportation 10 37
Communications and utilities 69 59
Clothing 16 60
Sports and leisure 19 61
Total 281 497
Accommodation in Dhaka USD/Month
Shared room outside of centre 70
Shared room in city centre 114
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre 69
1 bedroom apartment in city centre 120
Alternative title
English BRAC University
Russian Университет БРАК
Location on map

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