#197 Overall Influence

University of Dhaka

Public university located in Dhaka, Bangladesh

From Wikipedia

University of Dhaka is a public university located in Dhaka, Bangladesh. It is the oldest university in Bangladesh. On the first day of July 1921, the university opened its doors to students. Nawab Bahadur Sir Khwaja Salimullah, who played a pioneering role in establishing the university in Dhaka, donated 600 acres of land from his estate for this purpose.

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What is University of Dhaka known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#47 World Rank
Political Science
#57 World Rank
Education
#190 World Rank
Medical
#163 World Rank
Physics
#196 World Rank
Literature
#155 World Rank
Business
#251 World Rank
Engineering
#413 World Rank
Biology
#284 World Rank
Mathematics
#224 World Rank
Law
#185 World Rank
History
#389 World Rank
Chemistry
#178 World Rank
Economics
#144 World Rank
Religious Studies
#182 World Rank
Communications
#382 World Rank
Philosophy
#107 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#539 World Rank
Computer Science
#134 World Rank
Sociology
#469 World Rank
Psychology
#61 World Rank
Social Work
#298 World Rank
Anthropology
#216 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#725 World Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are University of Dhaka's Most influential alumni?

University of Dhaka 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Political Science, Education, and Social Work

M. Shamsher Ali

Teacher and researcher

Farzana Islam

Farzana Islam

Bangladeshi Academic

Wahiduddin Ahmed

A R Mallick

Bangladeshi historian and educationist

Rafiqul Islam

Bangladeshi educationist, scholar, writer and cultural activist

Abdul Mannan

Bangladeshi educator

Shafik Rehman

Shafik Rehman

Bangladeshi journalist and writer

Shah Abdul Hannan

Bangladeshi economist

Kaiser Haq

Kaiser Haq

Poet and writer

Jyotirmoy Guhathakurta

Bangladeshi academic, Martyr of Bangladesh Liberation War

Hussain Muhammad Ershad

Bangladeshi Army Chief of Staff turned President, Member of Parliament

Amiya Kumar Dasgupta

Indian economist