Patuakhali Science and Technology University (PSTU)

Patuakhali Science and Technology University (PSTU) Information

Patuakhali Science and Technology University briefly PSTU is a general category Science and Technology-based university in Bangladesh established on 8 July 2000. It is one of the fastest-growing new universities that 16th public and 4th Science and Technology university in the country.

The mission of PSTU is to provide cutting-edge education, research, training, and develop entrepreneurship. PSTU also desires to be a home of excellence for producing competent professionals with improved knowledge and skills to meet national and global challenges.

The whole campus of the university is surrounded by the traditional artistic radiant and vibrant green texture of Bangladesh. The whole entire campus is covered with densely natural wild plants, medicinal plants, and fruit-bearing trees. Thousands of students around and beyond the country come here to take higher and quality education from the university.

Patuakhali Science and Technology University

Patuakhali Science and Technology University is mainly the upgrade formation of the higher secondary institute privately published in 1972. Then it was turned into Patuakhali Agricultural College in 1979 under the affiliated of Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU), Mymensingh, to provide a BSc.Ag. (Hons.) degree.

On 1 February 1985, the college was nationalized under the Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute (BARI). Finally, the institute was inaugurated by the then Honorable Prime Minister on 08 July 2000 and started its academic activities on 26 February 2002.

  • Established: 1972(Start as a university in 2000)
  • Total Area: 89.97 Acres
  • Phone: 04427-56003
  • Fax: 04427-56009
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Campus: 02 Main Campus (Dumki, Patuakhali), Outer Campus (Barishal, Babugong).
  • Location: Dumki Upazila, Patuakhali District, 8602, Bangladesh
  • Hall: 8 Halls
  • Faculty: 9 Faculties
  • Departments: 58 Departments
  • Organization: 7 Organizations
  •  Teachers: 261 Teachers
  • Students: 3000
  • Officers: 156 Officers
  • Employees: 544 Employees

PSTU Location

PSTU has two locations, the main campus and the external campus.

Main campus:

The main campus of PSTU is 15 km from Patuakhali district town, 27 km to the north, and Barisal divisional town. 5 km south of Barisal-Patuakhali highway from Lebukhali. The university’s main campus is located in the heart of Dumki Upazila of Patuakhali district in the east. The total area of ​​this campus is 6.00 acres.

External Campus

The outer campus is at Khanpura, Babuganj, in the Barisal district. The total area of ​​this campus is 12.98 acres.

  • Location: Dumki-8602, Dumki, Patuakhali
  • Google Map Latitude: 22.4641788
  • Google Map Longitude: 90.3825297

PSTU Academic Figure

Patuakhali Science and Technology University contains a large academic figure, including 9 faculties and a number of departments. Here is the detailed information in the below box.

Faculty Of Agriculture
Agricultural Botany
Agricultural Chemistry
Agricultural Engineering
Agricultural Extension and Rural Development
Animal Science
Genetics and Plant Breeding
Plant Pathology
Soil Science
Faculty Of Computer Science and Engineering
Computer and Communication Engineering
Computer Science and Information Technology
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Physics and Mechanical Engineering
Faculty Of Business Administration
Accounting and Information Systems
Economics and Sociology
Finance and Banking
Language and Communication
Management Studies
Faculty Of Animal Science and Veterinary Medicine
Dairy Science
Anatomy and Histology
Animal Products and By-Products Technology
Basic Science
General Animal Science and Animal Nutrition
Genetics and Animal Breeding
Medicine Surgery and Obstetrics
Microbiology and Public Health
Pathology and Parasitology
Physiology and Pharmacology
Poultry Science
Faculty Of Fisheries
Fisheries Biology and Genetics
Fisheries Management
Fisheries Technology
Marine Fisheries and Oceanography
Faculty Of Environmental Science and Disaster Management
Disaster Resilience and Engineering
Disaster Risk Management
Emergency Management
Environmental Science
Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation
Faculty Of Nutrition and Food Science
Biochemistry and Food Analysis
Community Health and Hygiene
Environmental Sanitation
Food Microbiology
Food Technology and Engineering
Human Nutrition and Dietetics
Post-Harvest Technology and Marketing
Faculty Of Land Management and Administration
Land Administration
Land Policy and Law
Land Record and Transformation

PSTU Admission

PSTU has offered undergraduate and postgraduate programs in Agriculture, Computer Science & Engineering, Business Administration & Management, Animal Science, Veterinary Medicine, Fisheries, Disaster Management, and Nutrition & Food Science.

The university had incepted its academic program since 26 February 2002, and from the time, the university has been arranged admission for the students. For any admission-related information visit,

PSTU Facility

Patuakhali Science and Technology University is a Science and Technology-based university. It offers such types of a number of services and facilities to its students and its staff.

Central Library

Patuakhali Science and Technology University also has a central library situated in a separate four-storied building on the northern side of the main campus.

The Library provides access to information resources and services to the university communities of PSTU for teaching, learning, and research purposes in agricultural-related information, management, and modern science & technology.

The Library has developed an excellent collection of books, e-books, journals, CD-DVD ROM, and non-book material in different Agriculture sectors.

  • Hard copy books: 25,695 books
  • Hard copy of journals: 101 titles; 2900
  • Hard copy of theses (MS): 652 titles
  • Hard copy of theses(Ph.D.): 66 Titles
  • e-Journals: 35,425 titles (JSTOR, AGORA, HINARI, and OARE ) and 32,000 journals by INASP-PERii.
  • e-Books: 700 (approx.).
  • Daily Newspaper (Print): 7
  • Magazine (print): 19
  • Online Books: 7346 tiles (Oxford Scholarship Online, MyiLibrary/Pearsons, Taylor & Francis, CRCNetBase) and Wiley Online Library & 3819 titles from Research4Life.
  • Institutional Repository: Digital Archives on Agricultural Theses and Journals.
  • TEEAL: 2.5 Million Pages Agricultural Related Articles
  • Remote e-Access: EBSCO Discovery services

Residential Halls

PSTU offers eight residential halls for the students. As university students come here from across the country and from overseas and for enduring their study-friendly environment, PSTU has set up all these residential halls.

  • Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Hall
  • Sher-e-Bangla Hall-1
  • Sher-e-Bangla Hall-2
  • M.Keramot Ali Hall
  • Kobi Begum Sufia Kamal Hall
  • Bangamata Sheikh Fazilatun Nesa Hall(Main Campus)
  • Sheikh Fazilatun Nesa Mujib Hall(Babuganj campus)
  • Birshestho Captain Mohiuddin Jahangir Hall (Babuganj campus, Barisal)

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Shohanur is an editor for the University Admission BD website. He writes about the admission process of different universities in Bangladesh. He also writes about the various scholarships, results, question banks, suggestions, and financial aid available for students.

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