IUBAT University is approved by the Government of Bangladesh as a degree granting institution under the Non-Government University Act of 1992. IUBAT University curriculums have been approved by the University Grants Commission (UGC) of Bangladesh and vetted by cooperating universities abroad. Its academic standards are accepted by the Bangladesh Public Service Commission. IUBAT University is a full member of Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), London and this extended formal recognition of IUBAT University degrees in 35 countries or regions of the Commonwealth. The College of Business Administration of IUBAT University has been accepted as a Member of Graduate Management Admission Council of USA. IUBAT University is also a member of International Association of University Presidents (IAUP), USA, International Association of University (IAU), France, Asia Pacific Quality Network (APQN), China, International University Network on Cultural and Biological Diversity (IUNCBD), Italy, Regional Center of Expert ices on Education for Sustainable Development (RCE) Greater Dhaka, University Nations Academic Impact Program, The Network for Knowledge Transfer on Sustainable Agricultural Technologies and Improved Market Linking’s in South and Southeast Asia (SATNET), Global Consortium of Higher Education & Research for Agriculture, Association of SAARC Universities, World Poultry Science Association, Association of Management Development Institutions in South Asia (AMDISA), Association of Private Universities of Bangladesh, Community of Science (COS), USA, World Association of Soil and Water Conservation, Thailand and World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms (WWOOF), International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM), Federation of WWOOF Organization (FoWO), International Society for Labor and Social Security Law (ISL&SSL), National Geographic Society, USA and Society for International Development. IUBAT has been listed in different scholarly directories of global importance such as International Handbook of Universities, Educational Testing Service (ETS), USA, Hobson’s MBA Casebook, UK, The Europa World of Learning, UK, Yearbook of International Organizations, Belgium, Global Directory of Research Institutions, USA and International Education Directory of Colleges and Universities (World-wide accredited institutions), Australia and World Directory of Universities, UNESCO, Paris and ACU Year Book of Commonwealth Universities. IUBAT University is one of TOFEL iBTETS testing center in Bangladesh.
As a multi-cultural institution, IUBAT University has cooperation arrangements with 81(eighty one) institutions in Europe, America, Canada, Australia, South and South East Asia. Several other cooperation agreements are in the process of finalization. IUBAT University is recognized in North America, Europe, Australia and transfer credits from IUBAT University are accepted by foreign universities. Graduates from IUBAT University are eligible to pursue advanced degrees in any country of the world.