The BUET-Japan Institute of Disaster Prevention and Urban Safety (BUET-JIDPUS) was established by the Syndicate of BUET on 30 December, 2009 as a development project of the Government of Bangladesh with the financial support from the Government of Japan. The purpose of the institute is to provide a platform for teaching, learning and research in the field of disaster prevention and urban safety that will contribute to reduce disaster risk of the country. The aim of this institute is to assist the government of Bangladesh to strengthen and maintain the infrastructures all over the country and to prevent and well manage natural disasters.
The administration and management of the institute is vested on a Board of governors (BOG) having the..
Visit of some professors from Chinese Academy of Sciences
International Conference on Disaster Risk Management (ICDRM 2019)
Workshop on "Prospects of Education Programme on Safety Management in Bangladesh"
Structural Vulnerability Assessment of Hospital and School Buildings in Dhaka and Narayanganj
Shaking Table Test of typical Masonry Building of Bangladesh
Technical Knowledge Exchange between Nepal and Bangladesh on Advanced, Cost- Effective and Climate Resilient Bridge…
International Conference on Disaster Risk Mitigation (ICDRM 2017)
Symposium on "Safety in Garment Industry, Five Years after Rana Plaza" (30 April, 2018)