Welcome To Sylhet International University

The principal aim of the Sylhet International University (SIU) is to provide high quality education at undergraduate and postgraduate levels relevant to the needs of a dynamic society. The courses and curricula are so designed as to enable a student to enter into the world of work or pursue higher academic and professional goals with a sound academic foundation. The medium of instructions in Sylhet International University is English. The academic goal of the university is not just to make the students pass the examination and get the degree but to equip them with the means to become productive members of the community and continue the practice of lifelong learning.


Sylhet International University is achieving its mission by:
  • Providing an excellent teaching-learning environment
  • Providing professionally accomplished faculty possessing an appropriate balance of academic qualifications
  • Providing financial grants to the poor but meritorious students
  • Imparting education with ethical concern and social responsibility
  • Stimulating the search for knowledge
  • Encouraging inquiry and conversation across the traditional academic disciplines
  • Promoting opportunity for students to develop as creative independent thinkers and leaders
  • Vision

    The vision of Sylhet International University is to infuse into its students a passion for learning that will help them grow in their professional lives, and thereby contributing to building a better society of the 21st century.


    SIU has female hostels in three separate buildings just adjacent to the campus where about 250 female students can be accommodated. Supervised by one provost and two assistant provosts, these hostels are safe, comfortable and quiet.


    SIU has a separate large building used as central library which can accommodate more than three hundred students at a time. There is a separate chamber where about 30 teachers can study. The number of books in the library are about 12 thousand which is beings continually increased. Also, the library is enriched by hundreds of scholarly journals, magazines, and CDs.


    Residential Campus

    SIU at a Glance...

    Sylhet International University, a privately funded institution of higher learning and research is dedicated to providing quality education commensurate with investment. The university supports its students through its commitment to excellence and demonstrates it through the quality of its academic services. The university operates as a non-profit private institution and offers academically rigorous but practical instructions in professional disciplines, the overall objective being to meet the growing demand for human resource development in this twenty first century.With increasing internationalization of education and more at the university level, there is a strong compulsion to promote interaction, especially with institutions of higher education in the .....

    Campus Facilities

    Free Wi-Fi Access
    Digital Classrooms
    Highly Equipped Labs
    AC Classrooms
    Rich Library

    Up To 100% Scholarship
    Research Lab
    Extra Curricular Activities
    American Corner

    The Honourable Chancellor

    Mohammad Shahabuddin

    Md Shahabuddin was born in Pabna in 1949 and was one of the first members of Pabna district Chhatra League, Awami League’s student wing. He would eventually become the unit’s president. In 1971, he was the convenor of the Swadhin Bangla Chhatra Sangram Parishad in Pabna, and took part in Liberation War. He became the president of the Pabna district Jubo League in 1974.

    Md Shahabuddin was imprisoned following the brutal assassination of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman in 1975. He was later appointed as the Law Ministry’s coordinator in the Bangabandhu assassination case. In 1982, he joined the BCS (Judicial) Department, and in 1995, he was elected General Secretary of the Judicial Service Association.

    The Honourable Vice-Chancellor

    Prof. Dr. Md. Ashraful Alam

    Welcome to Sylhet International University, where excellence is nurtured, pursued and celebrated. Sylhet International University has been established with a view to creating an educational institution with a difference. Its goal is to provide quality education and at the same time to produce skilled professionals with a high standard of human/moral values.

    When you browse the SIU website, I am sure you will get the distinct impression that SIU is a quality institution and it walks the extra mile in terms of facilities and most importantly imparting knowledge to provide a world class education with qualified faculty in background, expertise and credentials. The University believes that education is a catalyst for positive change and the cornerstone for building strong, resilient and enduring communities.....

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