BRAC University offers G Suite for Education (formerly Google Apps for Education) to all faculty members, students, staff and alumni. G Suite for Education includes web-based messaging and collaboration tools that offer enhanced emailing, calendaring, and collaboration tools through Gmail, Google Calendar, Google Drive and other Google applications.
Google Apps for Education is a suite of web-based messaging and collaboration applications that include Google Mail (Gmail), Google Calendar, Google Drive, and more. Google Apps provides you with unlimited online storage for your email and any documents that you store/share online.
Q. I already use Google for my personal email and calendar. What is the difference between G Suite for Education and the personal email and calendar services provided by Google?
Google Suite for Education and the personal email and calendar services provided by Google are similar. However, students and staff who will be using the Google Suite for Education version will have more features, unlimited space for their emails and documents, more support, and an uptime guarantee.
Q. How do I log into my G Suite account?
To access G Suite for Education, you must have access credential. G Suite login pages are available (Faculty & staff) at the following URLs:
Note: If you have separate Google Account logged in, you may need to click the Add Account button to sign in with your @bracu.ac.bd account.
Q. Will my email address change?
Faculty and staff email addresses will NOT change.
Q. When will Google Suite for Education service be available?
All faculty and staff email will be migrated during academic year 2017 and they will be able to access their G Suite account from November 12, 2017. G Suite account for students and alumni will be available from January 2018 onward.
Q. Will there be advertising on the University Google Apps page?
There will be no advertising within the email, calendaring and other services in G Suite for Education. You will only see advertising when using the Google search engine and other consumer services.
Q. How much storage space does Google drive and Gmail offer?
Google offers unlimited storage space for G Suite for Education. All faculty, staff and students have unlimited storage capacity as long as they are affiliated with BRAC University.
Q. Are there any concerns about privacy and data protection when using G Suite for Education?
Information about Google Apps privacy and data protection is available here in detail: