Founded 1846 as Dhaka Survey School. Became Ahsanullah Engineering College as a Faculty of Engineering under the University of Dhaka1947. Became East Pakistan Engineering University 1962 and acquired present title and status 1971. A State Institution.
- Academic year: January to December
- Requirements: Secondary school certificate (SSC) and higher secondary certificate (HSC) or foreign equivalent. Major with Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and admission test
- Students allowance: Co-ed