M.C. College, Sylhet

Murari Chand College, Sylhet

Murari Chand College (usually referred as M C College) is a college Under Bangladesh National University, was the first college of Sylhet. It was established in 1892. It has been playing important role in the educational, cultural, political sphere of greater Sylhet.
M C College was established in 1892 by a local noble person called Raja Girish Chandra Roy. The college was named after his maternal grandfather Murari Chand. It was located beside the present Raja G C School. At the beginning it was a proprietary college. Raja himself used to fund the expenses of the college. From 1892 to 1908 (16 years) until the death of the Raja it remained proprietary.
But in 1908 right after the death of the Raja the college had to apply for government help. Then it become an 'aided' college. For four years it remained 'aided'.
In 1912 the college become fully government administered and was considered as an affiliated college of the University of Calcutta.
In 1925 the college moved to its current campus at Thackarey Hills (now Tilagarh).
In 1942 the Golden Jubilee of the college was observed by the publishing of the Murari Chand College Golden Jubilee Volume.
There are two individual hostels for boys and girls which provide accommodation for the students from distant places.The boys hostel consists of six blocks.

MC College,
Sylhet, Bangladesh.


1. Ladies Hall
2. Central Library Building at SUST
3. Front View Of Academic Building "A"
4. Language Movement Monument

Shahjalal University of Science and Technology, commonly known with its initials SUST, is a state-supported science and tecnology university located in Sylhet, Bangladesh. Established in 1987, it is the first science and technology university in Bangladesh.The university started its academic programme from 14 February, 1991 with three departments: physics, chemistry and economics.

The university introduced the integrated honors course for the first time in Bangladesh and recently it has introduced the semester system from the 1996-97 session. Every year the existing systems are improved, new departments are opened and hoping that within a few years the Shahjalal University of Science and Technology will be one of the finest institutions of this country. It is the largest University in Sylhet Division.

The first convocation of SUST was held on the 29th April, 1998 and the second convocation of the university was held on the 6th December, 2007.

Shahjalal University of Science and Technology(SUST)has an extensive core curriculum required of all undergraduates.Shahjalal University of Science and Technology(SUST) adopted American course credit systems for all departments prior to most of the universities in Bangladesh.The syllabus are always updated frequently to maintain the global standard of education. CSE Society also organizes several workshops for the CSE students of this country.

The campus is located in Kumargaon,
approximately five kilometers away from Sylhet.


Kumari Puja
(It is believe that Debi Durga remains on innocent Virgins)

Ramkrishna Mission and Moht
Ramkrishna Mission of Sylhet stands on the center point of Naior Pull Point, Mira Bazar, Sylhet.
Address of nearest Hotel:
Hotel Anurag Ltd.
Dhopa Dighir Uttor Par,
Jail Road, Sylhet,