Welcome to the Uttara University School of Arts and Social Science. The School of Arts and Social Science is one of the core schools of Uttara University. The school offers classes in English, Bangla, Islamic Studies and Law.
In the School of Arts and Social Sciences core knowledge, skills and general education courses are taught by highly qualified faculties. All of our graduate students receive extensive training in writing, public speaking, critical thinking and research, all of the skills that employers are seeking in today’s graduates.
The Uttara University School of Arts and Social Science maximize student’s success through:
In the School of Arts and Social Science our goal is to prepare students for a dynamic future. Our commitment is to ensure students skills in such a way that they fulfill all the requirements of the employers. As result our graduates are seen as highly desirable candidates who can enter professionally in the work force.
Department of Law
The study of law is interesting as well as challenging. Uttara University is committed towards providing a congenial teaching and learning environment for development of students so that they become assets to the profession and the society. It is an era of globalization and of information superhighway, when trade, commerce and industry as well as, arts and culture are moving beyond the frontiers of national boundaries more than ever in the past. Legal education all over the world has been adapting to the changing circumstances, and it is undergoing a gradual change in content and method. Department of Law of Uttara University is a pioneer of this trend in Bangladesh. Uttara University is conducting four programs, namely: LL.B (Hons.), LL.M (1 Year) & LL.M (2 Year) program. All the programs are approved by UGC and Bar Council of Bangladesh. The aims of these four programs are to cater to the needs of different groups of students with diverse backgrounds, age, skill and experience. Department of Law delivers intensive program of skills training through class room teaching, legal clinics and other practical exercises. The UU Law Department gives emphasis on development of professional expertise. The Department enables the students to acquire clear understanding of legal principles and procedural laws. We believe, after completing graduation, a person will be able to contribute to the legal profession and service in this new millennium.
LL.B (Hons.), LL.M (1 Year) & LL.M (2 Year) program.
The Semesters in an Academic Year:
Provision for Foreign Students:
For foreign certificates, the University will determine equivalence as per university policy.
Applicants would be required to sit for an admission test designed to judge abilities and aptitude for the program.
Grading System (UGC)
Tuition Fee Waiver:
Department of English Uttara University gives the opportunity at affordable cost to have quality education. This department offers three programs i.e. B.A Honors, MA (Preliminary), MA (Final) in English Language and literature. English being on international language has ample scope in job market. The role played by Latin and French in dissemination of ideas pertaining to all branches and disciplines of knowledge until the medieval period, has gradually been occupied by English. Now English is the language of the day for both life and living. This language gives a student an access into the realms of Shakespeare, Milton, Wordworth, Shelly, Keats and Byron and FT Palgrave’s Golden Treasure.
a)Rich library with online facilities.
b)Well-equipped language lab/club with Audio-visual facilities.
c)English debating club.
d)Centrally air-conditioned, spacious class rooms with multi-media projections.
e)Highly experienced and quality teachers from home and abroad.
f)Regular publication of peer-reviewed academic journal of the department.
g)Regular seminars and symposia conducted by local and overseas scholars.
Four Skills of language i.e., listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing are taught in this department. Our ELT teachers are relentlessly toiling with their students to develop these four skills in them.
a)Foundation course skills
b)Applied linguistic courses including ELT
c)Poetry, Drama, Fiction from Homer to Doris Lessing
New horizons in language like TESL. ESP. CELP are in our vision Uttara University is an exceptional seat of learning with a vision and mission. We want to equip our students with all additional skills which will be useful to them in the long journey of practical life. Modern linguistic methods, especially the latest innovation in the field, are in our priority list. Wide rauge of job facilities in teaching barking, press and electronic media, administration tourism & hotel management, foreign affairs etc.
a) BA (Hons) Programme
1. Minimum two second divisions or one first division and one third division or 4 GPA in SSC & HSC or equivalent examinations.
2. 45% marks in related subject / discipline.
3. Students having break of study can apply.
4. Must attain qualifying marks in the admission test.
b) Post-graduate degree (MA Preliminary & MA Final)
Bachelor degree from a recognized university (National/ International) All students seeking admission must sit for admission test and attain qualifying marks to be decided by Uttara University