19 public unis fix min. qualifications for admission test
Publish- December 19, 2020, 10:04 PM
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Update- December 19, 2020, 10:14 PM
This UNB file photo shows students taking part in an DU admission test examination.
Nineteen public universities, comprising specialised science and technology institutes as well as larger ones following general curricula, have fixed a set of minimum qualifications that must be met to be eligible to sit for their admission tests, under a cluster system for the next academic session.
Students who have passed Higher Secondary Certificate and its equivalent exams this year and in 2019 will be eligible for sitting the tests.
The decisions were made in a meeting of the VC’s of all 19 universities at the Teachers’ Auditorium in Jagannath University on Saturday.
The universities are: Islamic University, Shahjalal University of Science and Technology, Khulna University, Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University, Mawlana Bhashani Science and Technology University, Noakhali Science and Technology University, Jagannath University, Comilla University, Jatiya Kabi Kazi Nazrul Islam University, Jessore University of Science and Technology, Pabna University of Science and Technology, Begum Rokeya University, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Science and Technology University, University of Barisal, Rangamati Science and Technology University, Rabindra University, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Digital University, Sheikh Hasina University, and Bangamata Sheikh Fojilatunnesa Mujib Science and Technology University.
After the meeting Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (SUST) VC Prof Farid Uddin Ahmed said science students willing to take the admission test will need to have a grade point average (GPA) of 7 combined in SSC and HSC or equivalent tests.