National University, Bangladesh is a parent university of Bangladesh that was established by an Act of Parliament as an affiliating University of the country to impart graduate and post-graduate level education to the students through its affiliated colleges and professional institutions throughout the country. It is the 2nd largest university in the world according to enrollment. The headquarter is in Gazipur, on the outskirts of Dhaka.
The college curricula and syllabi are being standardized and modernized in consonance with national ideology. The new syllabuses came into effect from the last academic session.