In the year 1998 the University began its life as an Institute, which was an affiliated Bangladesh Campus of USA, UK Universities and later with the demand of situations Professor Sarwar Jahan & Professor Dr.Ishrat Jahan initiated and established Southern University Bangladesh, November 26,2002 Ministry of education approved Southern University Bangladesh, under the Universities act of 1992 & 1998 January 14, 2003 Southern began its academic program.
Southern University is located at the port city of Chittagong on the South-eastern part of Bangladesh. (WE DO NOT HAVE ANY BRANCH/CENTER/CAMPUS/UNIT). Present campus only at Mehedibag Road, Chittagong. Permanent Campus at Arefin Nogor, Bayazid Bostami, Chittagong.
It offers higher education programs in Business , Hotel Management, English, Law, Computer Science, Pharmacy, Communication Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Civil Engineering and Religion under three separate faculties namely(i) Faculty of Arts, Social Science & Law,(ii) Faculty of Business Administration and (iii)Faculty of Science & Engineering. All academic disciplines, programs have been carefully designed in keeping with the needs of the job market at home & abroad. To develop the up-to-date knowledge base, technical skills and high-level of analytical & decision-making skills among the graduates. These programs develop the student’s knowledge of the theory and practice and an understanding of the codes of professional responsibility. Interactive teaching methods, case study, internship and research project to develop the graduates properly in keeping with the demand of time. The University emphasizes the arrangement of co-curricular activities on a regular basis to develop the inherent potentialities of the students.
In order to ensure quality education, Southern University emphasizes on creating a conducive learning environment through notable infrastructural developments, employment of highly qualified & experienced faculty members, and creation of modern laboratory facilities and regular arrangement of seminars, workshops and discussion programs. It has been working systematically to develop its permanent campus with all sorts of modern facilities in a few years. Southern University has developed organization culture comprised of certain unique values including teamwork, cooperation, empathy, non-discrimination, skill development and accountability. The University indoctrinates its employees in these values. There exists a hearty relationship among the organizational members of this University who are motivated and committed to work for attaining increasingly better organizational performance. The University has BNCC(Army) Unit, Free Legal Advice Center, Career Planning & Development Center and Business & Society Forum which differentiate this University from other private Universities of Bangladesh. In essence, these organizational units perform corporate social responsibility for the University.
- Project-based Curricula.
- Evening & Friday classes.
- Reduce tuition to siblings.
- Knowledge through research.
- Group Discussion: the MNC Way.
- Linked with Overseas Universities.
- Leading University in Chittagong.
- Scholarships for meritorious students.
- Qualified experiences faculty members.
- Degree from Southern is accepted globally.
- Highest practical in Pharmacy & Engineering.
- No compromise with the standard of education.
- Scope for enlightened personality development.
- BNCC, First & only Private University offering the facility in Chittagong.
- BS.in Civil Engineering– only IEB accredited the program in Chittagong.