Support from the OEA:
The OEA’s primary responsibility is to support the international students and faculty members so that their stay in Bangladesh remains as hospitable as possible. The OEA also supports alumni of NSU and keep them informed about and interested in the development of their alma mater and its reputation. Thus, the team of OEA works 5 days a week to help assist the international students and faculty members. The OEA also has a dedicated student hour so that the office can give full devotion to the problems faced by the students. Therefore, the international students are requested to come during the following hours:
- 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
- 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
- By special appointment (which has to be made at least a day before)
North South University (NSU) Library grew over the years since 1992 and now has become one of the best university libraries in the country. This is the first fully automated library in the country using Bi-lingual Library Management System, developed by NSU Library, which supports MARC-21, web-based online circulation, browse databases of books, CDs, journals, newspapers, and magazines, full-text online books and journals, develop institutional repositories, auto email alert services, etc. The users can check their borrowing status, renew issued resources and reserve books for 48 hours through the library website. The NSU library has over 70,000 square feet (6,500 m2) floor area on the southeastern side of the campus. The library can accommodate over 1,200 students in its reading rooms. On average 2,000 students use the library every day. The library hours are:
For more information, go to http://library.northsouth.edu
NSU has a bookshop located on level #1 of Administrative Building (beside Information Desk). The bookshop was inaugurated in 2016 by the then Chairman of Board of Trustees, Mr. M. A. Kashem. The NSU Bookshop has many books, let it be for academic or leisure reading. The students can even pre-order books that are not available in the bookshop.
For more information, contact the bookshop using the following means:
Phone: +8801611153777 or +880255668200; Ext: 1241
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/nsubookshop
NSU Sports & Fitness Center:
NSU Sports & Fitness Center with Multipurpose Gym, Basketball Court & Gallery located in student amenities area is for the students, faculty and staff members. The Sports & Fitness Center is staffed with trained Fitness Associates and Fitness Supervisors to ensure the safety of participants and assist in basic exercise selection or performance that needs to be supervised. The hours of the NSU Fitness & Sports Center are every day (Sunday-Saturday) from 8:00 AM- 8:00 PM.
Information regarding membership:
Schedules for Members:
For more information, call at 01740-858489 or visit https://www.facebook.com/nsusports
NSU has a medical center which is located on level #4, South Academic (SAC) Building to provide the medical facilities to the students, teachers, and others. List of services are as below:
- Medical consultation and refer patients to specialize doctor as and when required.
- First Aid treatment to all NSU employees.
- Emergency management of the patient and evacuate to the nearest hospital if required by NSU Ambulance.
- Supply of emergency medicine to patients in case of emergency.
- Ensure proper nursing to patients when needed.
- Check and verify medical documents of students for semester drop and refund.
- Check and verify medical documents of officials and staff of NSU.
- Attend emergency patients within the NSU Campus as and when required.
For more information, check Safety & Emergency section.
Student Counseling Center:
NSU has a Student Counselling Center where students can seek help and guidance from professional psychologist and counselor. The services the Student Counseling Center provides are:
- Awareness raising program through a motivation-enhancing workshop
- Individual Counseling/Psychotherapy (One to One Contact)
- Couple Counseling/Therapy (Two people contact with one counselor/therapist)
- Family Counseling/Therapy (Two or more family members contact with one counselor/therapist)
- Group Therapy
- Psychiatric referral service (when medication is essential)
- Psychological Life Skill Training
- Skill training on controlling emotion
The Office hours for the Studen Counseling Center are:
|Sunday||9:00 AM-9:30 PM|
|Monday||9:00 AM-8:00 PM|
|Tuesday||9:00 AM- 5:00 PM|
|Wednesday||9:00 AM- 5:00 PM|
|Thursday||9:00 AM- 5:00 PM|
To contact for information or an appointment with the Student Counseling Center, call at +880255668200; Ext: 1220, 1221 (Zohora Parveen), 1245 (Md. Shaphawat Hossain).
NSU is in the process of revamping the canteen for the students, faculty members and staff of NSU. For the time being, there are a couple of food shops where the students can purchase halal food to consume. The canteen is located on level #1 on the south-east side of NSU where different types of food are available at an affordable cost.
NSU has Student Lounges where students can gather, study and relax in between classes. The lounges are equipped with comfortable furniture and TV. There are two student lounges in NSU. The Boy’s Lounge is located on level #1, South Academic (SAC) Building and the Girl’s Lounge is located on level #1, North Academic (NAC) Building.
ATM (Automated Teller Machine) Booths:
NSU has ATM Booths for all the valid cardholders. Through this, anyone can perform financial transactions, such as cash withdrawals, deposits, transfer funds, or obtaining account information, at any time and without the need for direct interaction with bank staff. It is located on the South side of the campus, right beside the NSU Canteen entrance.
Throughout the campus, NSU has a Wi-Fi connection available. Just connect to ”NSU Students’ to use the Wi-Fi.
NSU Resource is located on the 5th floor of the Library Building. NSU Resource is for the students where they can print academic materials using the computers. The students are also allotted 200 pages each semester for printing.
NSU currently has 22 student clubs. To know more of the student clubs, please go to this link: http://www.northsouth.edu/resources/nsu-student-clubs.html