Bangladesh Academy for Rural Development
A good deal of facilities has been developed at the campus to meet the needs of the trainees, visitors and campus residents. There are seven hostels including one for ladies as well as various types of guest houses with a total capacity of 390 seats. Among these, five hostels are equipped with hot water system. For organising training, workshops, seminars, symposiums and conferences, there are five AC classrooms, four AC conference halls, IT Lab, WiFi facilities in all hostels and office premises, two AC Auditoriums and a library with about 65,000 titles of books. There are a bank, a post office, a cooperative store, a medical centre and a sports complex with a variety of sports facilities. Adequate residential quarters have been built for the faculty and other employees. There are two verdant hilltops, which are named as Nilachal and Banasri. These are surrounded by a network of zigzag pacca roads cum walkways in the shade of trees and plants of various kinds. The exquisitely green sylvan and eco-friendly BARD campus on 156-acre land offers an excellent training environment and has great attraction for visitors as well.