foundation of Victoria University of Bangladesh is laid on Global Institute of
Business and Technology (GIBT), Dhaka - the only approved educational partner center
of Victoria University of Wellington (VUW) in
The program thus offered an unique opportunity of securing a highly prestigious degree of VUW. GIBT merged with Victoria University of Bangladesh when the latter was accorded permission on 31 May 2003 by the Government of Bangladesh to function as a full-fledged university under the Private University Act. The university was established with sole sponsorship of Mr. K.B.M. Moin Uddin Chisty, a philanthropist.