Jahangirnagar University (JU)

JU needs a new master plan urgently

The uniqueness of its green campus must be preserved

JU lost 40pc waterbodies in 35 years

Jahangirnagar University campus, known for its verdant fields, woods, and waterbodies, has lost nearly 40 percent of its waterbodies over the last three and a half decades.

Voices in captivity

To justify the restrictions, governments run a fear factory.

JU entry tests start on Feb 22

The first year honours admission test at Jahangirnagar University (JU) for the academic year 2023-24 will begin on February 22 and will continue till February 29

More trees fall victim to development

Jahangirnagar University must protect its green campus

Mind the gap in centralised university admissions

The practical implementation of this method has revealed significant shortcomings.

Selim Al Deen posthumously awarded Swadhinata Padak

Nine individuals and one institution have been chosen for this year's Swadhinata Padak, across several categories.

Anjan Dutt captivates crowds at JU

Yesterday at Jahangirnagar University, he performed in the “Batch Day” celebrations arranged by the institution’s 31st batch.

Set up committees to address sexual abuse

Complaint committees are a must to ensure safety of working women, students

August 4, 2022
August 4, 2022

JU VC Prof Nurul Alam served legal notice to step down in 24 hours

A Supreme Court lawyer today (August 4, 2022) served a legal notice to Jahangirnagar University’s (JU) Vice Chancellor (VC) Prof Md Nurul Alam, requesting him to resign from the post in 24 hours as he has been functioning as the VC even after the age (65 years) of his retirement.

January 24, 2022
January 24, 2022

95% JU students want halls to remain open: Online poll

According to an online poll by Jahangirnagar University students, 95.04 percent students want university dormitories to remain open.

January 6, 2022
January 6, 2022

No in-person class at JU from Jan 9

Jahangirnagar University (JU) authorities have decided to suspend in-person classes from Sunday (January 9) due to the present Covid-19 situation.

October 10, 2021
October 10, 2021

JU halls to reopen, vaccination on campus to kick off tomorrow

Authorities of Jahangirnagar University (JU) will reopen residential halls and launch Covid-19 vaccination drive on campus for teachers, students and staff tomorrow.

September 30, 2021
September 30, 2021

JU Academic Council recommends opening halls on Oct 21

The Academic Council of Jahangirnagar University (JU) has recommended that the university's residential halls be opened from October 21.

January 10, 2020
January 10, 2020

Mikha president, Rakibul gen secy of JU Chhatra Union

Mikha Piregu and Rakibul Rony have been made president and general secretary respectively of Bangladesh Chhatra Union’s Jahangirnagar University unit.

January 2, 2020
January 2, 2020

JU suspends 11 students for ragging

Jahangirnagar University (JU) authorities suspend 11 students from all academic activities for a year, as they were found guilty of ragging fresh students.

December 4, 2019
December 4, 2019

JU reopens Sunday

Classes of Jahangirnagar University (JU) will resume on Sunday a month after the authorities shut down the university amid students’ protest. All the dormitories will reopen tomorrow.

November 7, 2019
November 7, 2019

‘Our campus, our right; save the campus, join the fight’

Students of Jahangirnagar University, who have been continuing their anti-VC demonstration on the campus, bring out a procession from in front of the registrar building.

November 7, 2019
November 7, 2019

Prove allegations or face punishment: PM to demonstrators in universities

Coming down heavily on those engaged in the ongoing movements against the vice chancellors of several universities, including Jahangirnagar University, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has said they will have to face punishment if they fail to prove their allegations.

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