With a view to ensure the highest
Information Technology (IT) services to the teachers-students, the
Rajshahi University of Engineering & Technology (RUET) is coming under
the continuous internet connection soon.
To establish such service two sophisticated computer lab and a data
center have already been set up at the campus recently.
The connection of the entire campus will be monitored through the data
center routinely. Besides, the process of connecting the optical fiber
to the whole campus is undergoing at the cost of around TK 5 crore.
The work for final phase of the project will start on this December
that will be completed on June next year, vice chancellor Prof.
Rafiqul Islam Beg expressed hope such.
The project has been implementing under “Extension and Renovation of
Network and Automate Office Management System” which is a sub project
(Higher Education and Quality Enhancement Programme) financed by World
After completion the project work, the teachers-students of the RUET
will get more internet service than any others varsities of the
country, the chief coordinator of the project and also director of
RUET Computer center Prof. Bashir Ahmed claimed this information.
Administrative sources said that there are broadband lines at the
university administrative building, library, computer science
building, and central computer center building. Teachers-students get
accesses to the internet at four points where 400 to 500 users get
Now at RUET has about three and half thousand teachers-students where
80 percent more are using the internet from their own financing.
Prof. Ahmed again claimed, after completion the project work the
internet speed to become 10 gps at campus in the next year which is
now only 250 mbps.