The creation of the university was the realization of a timely dream and a unique one since this is the only private university which recognizes the son of this soil. Especially thanks are definitely due to the knowledge loving business personalities constituting the Atish Dipankar Foundation (ADF). Their precious goodwill in translating a dream into reality must be acknowledged with high compliment and thanks.
Let me tell the students that you belong to a university which by its purpose and policies is an exception to many others. Its ascent on effective use of resources for wholesome and lasting gain is always total and changeless. We want our students to work continually hard and refer frequently to the many informative sources they can find. You should purpose their goals with the best of zeal and determination. I can assure you that the support of the university will always be there for you. ADUST is in the process of devising the most updated and modern teaching methodology. It is going to offer electronic and computerized access to the latest information sources around the globe.
We continually try to impress upon our students the axiomatic need for relentless hard work. It is sincere devotion to studies and steadfast application with a clear-sighted aim that alone can finally open the doors of a bright world to you. With that done the culmination of your toil and hope will have been achieved. I thank hail your decision in trusting their sons, daughters or wards to our care. Your confidence in us is our strength in launching ourselves into the future. May the Almighty Allah bless us all and make our professed mission a success.
The purpose of the ADUST Master of Public Health Program is to improve the health of a diverse public by preparing students from Bangladesh and abroad to serve as ethically, culturally, and scientifically competent practitioners.
The ADUST Master of Public Health Program will be a highly respected program of education, service and applied research that is a resource for the community and meets the needs of public health practitioners and organizations in the Bangladeshi nation, south Asian region and around the world.
Public health professionals have a responsibility to use their knowledge and skills and high ethical standards to assure conditions that protect and promote the health of populations, including working collaboratively with community leaders, to eliminate disparities in public health.
The students, faculty, staff, Council members and others affiliated with the ADUST Master of Public Health Program are dedicated to excellence, integrity and the highest possible standards of conduct related to its operations and outcomes.
All professionals are expected to be aware of and abide by the codes of ethics for their respective professions. The program’s core values and principles of conduct and service provide a shared framework for all persons affiliated with the MPH Program. They provide guidance for the MPH Program’s internal operations as well as for preparation of our graduates to function as competent, professional and ethical public health practitioners.