The Islamic University has been
established in1985 with a view to
combining and coordinating different branches of
education of Humanities and modern science with the Islamic Education and
promote research on modern branches of education and to develop a new
curriculum of modem education based on ethical and moral values of Islam.
The foundation stone of the University was laid on 22nd November,
1979 at Shantidanga - Dalulpur under the districts of Kustia-Jhenidah and
the Islamic University Act was passed on 27th December, 1980. In 1982 the
University was shifted to Gazipur and admission of students began in the
session of 1985-86. Then on 10th January, 1990 the University re-shifted
to its original site at Shantidanga Dulalpur.