The International Institute of Applied Science and Technology (IIAST) is a private education and research organization affiliated by University of Rajshahi. The institute is aimed to provide education and research at international standard in the field of applied science and technology. The institute has started its activities by offering initially 3 programs at undergraduate level (4 years BSc Honours). Next year the institute will add some courses that have global demand.  We have 3 departments; Departments of Food Science and Technology, Department of Microbiology, Department of Fisheries. The offered courses are B.Sc. (Hons) in Food Science and Technology, B.Sc. (Hons) in Microbiology and B.Sc. (Hons) in Fisheries. The courses will be taught in English.

The institute is committed to giving students at all levels excellent exposition in scientific thinking and high-level foundation of science and technology that will shape and direct their lives long after they leave us. Our graduates go on to careers in applied science and technology in home and abroad. Those with higher degrees often find pleasure in research institutions and academia.

Our staff is deeply involved in teaching and is passionate about research. The teaching staff includes experiences professors of different public universities of Bangladesh. We also recruited talent graduate from different public universities of Bangladesh. IIAST is a unique community of students and staff dedicated to bringing out the best in all its members.