Students and teachers of the Department promote a vibrant cultural and social environment in the Department. Study tours, debate competitions, film shows, dramas, musical concerts, annual fresher’s reception and farewell programs, picnics, river cruises etc are regularly organized by the Department. Many students are involved with several voluntary associations in Bangladesh through which they serve the society.
Students of the Department do take part in different sports events organized by the University and the Department. Traditionally, cricket is the most popular game to the members of the DUIR community. The Department has been consistently performing well in the competition of inter-departmental cricket completion held annually. Besides, football, basketball and tennis are also very popular in the Department.