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Timeline & Place

Online Application Submission 02 February 2021 to 16 February 2021 (Apply online through the "Admission" link of https://www.bup.edu.bd)
Publication of the List of eligible candidates for Written Exam: 20 February 2021 on BUP Website https://www.bup.edu.bd
Admit Cards can be downloaded from admission.bup.edu.bd from 20 February 2021 onwards

Written Test schedule

Faculty Date & Day of Written Test Time of Written Test
Faculty of Science and Technology 26 February 2021 Friday 10:00 am-11:00 am
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences 26 February 2021 Friday 3:00 pm-4:00 pm
Faculty of Security and Strategic Studies 27 February 2021 Saturday 10:00 am-11:00 am
Faculty of Business Studies 27 February 2021 Saturday 3:00 pm-4:00 pm

Schedule of other Events

Event Date/Time
List of selected candidates for appearing at Viva-voce will be published on BUP website https://www.bup.edu.bd After 6:00 pm on 04 March 2021
Viva-voce 08-15 March 2021
Publication of the final list of selected candidates including waiting list for admission on BUP website https://www.bup.edu.bd After 2:00 pm on 18 March 2021
Admission from the list of selected candidates (Main List+ Waiting List) 21-28 March 2021
Opening Convocation 31 March & 01 April 2021
Classes commence on 04 April 2021


❖ Admission Test (Written) will be conducted in following places:

a. Dhaka
b. Chattogram
c. Bogura
d. Khulna

❖ Viva-voce will be taken in BUP premises

How to Apply

❖ Application processing fee is Taka 750.00 (Seven Hundred Fifty) only for each faculty

❖ Application processing fee must be deposited online through your preferred Card/Mobile Financial Services/Internet Banking. Service charge is applicable. Detailed Payment procedure is available at "How to Apply" link on the admission website admission.bup.edu.bd

❖ Detailed application procedure (Video) can be found at BUP Website: www.bup.edu.bd

Special Instructions

❖ Admission Test will be taken in MCQ System and 0.25 marks wiil be deducted for each wrong answer

❖ Candidates having foreign degree (Except 'O'/'A' Level/International Baccalaureate) must have-the equivalence certificate from Ministry of Education/Education Board/University Grants Commission of Bangladesh

❖ Following mark distribution will be followed for the assessment of candidates: (1) Written Test=65%, (2) Viva-voce=15%, (3) HSC/Equivalent Result=05% and SSC/Equivalent Result=15% (Total=100%)

❖ Help Desk will remain open from 0900 hours to 1700 hours on each working day from 02 February 2021 to 15 March 2021 at the reception of the university. For any query, applicants may call at 09666790790 during this time

❖ Admission cancellation and refund of admission fee will be executed as per following:

✓ Before the commencement of class: 90% of the total admission fee may be refunded.
✓ From 1-15 days after the commencement of class: 75% of the total admission fee may be refunded.
✓ From 16-30 days after commencement of class: 50% of the total admission fee may be refunded.
✓ Since 30 days after commencement of class: No amount of total admission fee may be refunded.

❖ Incomplete application will not be considered for admission. BUP authority reserves all rights to cancel candidature of any candidate without showing any reason.

❖ The university authority reserves the right to cancel/modify/change any information given in this advertisement.

Mark Distribution

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Subject Mark
General Knowledge 30
English 40
Bangla 30
Total 100
Candidates will have to sit for a written test (MCQ) of 100 marks

Faculty of Business Studies (FBS)
Subject Mark
Mathematics 35
English 35
General Knowledge 30
Total 100
Candidates will have to sit for a written test (MCQ) of 100 marks

Faculty of Security and Strategic Studies (FSSS)
Subject Mark
General Knowledge 30
English 40
Bangla 30
Total 100
Candidates will have to sit for a written test (MCQ) of 100 marks

Faculty of Science and Technology (FST)
Subject Mark
Mathematics / Biology 20
Physics 20
Chemistry 20
English 20
Total 80
Candidates will hav·e to sit for a written test (MCQ) of 80 marks. Students opting for IC'E must have Mathematics and those who will opt for Environmental Science must have Biology in HSC as their compulsory/optional (4th subject) subject. Students opting for both ICE and Environmental Science must have both Mathematics and Biology in HSC level.
(Candidate must answer Mathematics for ICE and both (ICE and ES), but opting for only ES must answer Biology)


Eligibility for FASS

Four Year Honours Programs Eligibility for Admission
BSS (Hons) in Development Studies (1) A candidate must pass SSC/equivalent and HSC/equivalent examination from any discipline/group.

(2) Candidates from Science Group must obtain a total GPA of 9.00 in SSC/equivalent and HSC/equivalent examination with minimum GPA 4.50 in each of the examinations.

(3) Candidates from Business Studies Group must obtain a total GPA of 8.50 in SSC/equivalent and HSC/equivalent examination with minimum GPA 4.00 in each of the examinations.

(4) Candidates from Humanities Group must obtain a total GPA of 8.00 in each of the examinations.

(5) Candidates from General Certificate of Education (GCE) 0 and A level background must pass in minimum 05 (five) and 02 (two) subjects respectively having minimum 26.5 points in total based on the following scale:
Grade Point
A*/A 5.00
B 4.00
C 3.50
D 3.00

(6) Candidates from International Baccalaureate (IB) must pass in minimum 06 (six) subjects having minimum 30 points based on the rating scale used in their curriculum (7, 6, 5, 4). Rating of 1, 2 and 3 will not be considered in point calculation.

(7) Candidates applying for admission in the Department of Economics must have minimum 'A-' (A Minus) grade in Economics /Accounting/Statistics/Higher Mathematics either in SSC/equivalent or HSC/equivalent examination. Candidates from 'O' Level or 'A' Level background must have minimum D grade in any of the above mentioned subiects.

(8) Candidates applying for admission in the Department of Disaster & Human Security Management must be qualified from Science Group in SSC/equivalent examination. Candidates must have studied Higher Mathematics/Statistics in HSC/equivalent level and obtained minimum 'A-' (A Minus) grade in the examination.

(9) Candidates applying for admission in the Department of English must have minimum 'A-' (A Minus) grade in English both in SSC/equivalent examination and HSC/equivalent examination.
BSS (Hons) in Disaster and Human Security Management
BSS (Hons) in Economics
BA (Hons) in English
BSS (Hons) in Public Administration
BSS (Hons) in Sociology


Eligibility for FBS

Four Year Honours Programs Eligibility for Admission
BBA in Accounting & Information Systems (1) A candidate must pass SSC/equivalent and HSC/equivalent examination from any discipline/group.

(2) Candidates from Science Group must obtain a total GPA of 9.00 in SSC/equivalent and HSC/equivalent examination with minimum GPA 4.25 in each of the examinations.

(3)Candidates from Business Studies Group must obtain a total GPA of a.so· in SSC/equivalent and HSC/equivalent examination with minimum GPA 4.00 in each of the examinations.

(4) Candidates from Humanities Group must obtain a total GPA of 8.50 in SSC/equivalent and HSC/equivalent examination with minimum GPA 4.00 in each of the examinations.

(5) Candidates from General Certificate of Education (GCE) 0 and A level background must pass in minimum 05 (five) and 02 (two) subjects respectively having minimum 26.5 points in total based on the following scale:
Grade Point
A*/A 5.00
B 4.00
C 3.50
D 3.00

(6) Candidates from International Baccalaureate (18) must pass in minimum 06 (six) subjects having not less than 30 points based on the rating scale used in their curriculum (7, 6, 5, 4). Rating of 1, 2 and 3 will not be considered in point calculation.
BBA in Finance & Banking
BBA-General
BBA in Management Studies
BBA in Marketing


Eligibility for FSSS

Four Year Honours Programs Eligibility for Admission
BSS (Hons) in International Relations (1) A candidate must pass SSC/equivalent and HSC/equivalent examination from any discipline/group.

(2) Candidates from Science Group must obtain a total GPA of 8.50 in SSC/equivalent and HSC/equivalent examination with minimum GPA 4.00 in each of the examinations.

(3) Candidates from Business Studies Group must obtain a total GPA of 8.25 in SSC/equivalent and HSC/equivalent examination with minimum GPA 3. 75 in each of the examinations.

(4) Candidates from Humanities Group must obtain a total GPA of 8.25 in SSC/equivalent and HSC/equivalent examination with minimum GPA 3.75 in each of the examinations.

(5) Candidates from General Certificate of Education (GCE) 0 and A level background must pass in minimum 05 (five) and 02 (two) subjects respectively having minimum 26.5 points in total based on the following scale:
Grade Point
A*/A 5.00
B 4.00
C 3.50
D 3.00

Note: Gradings lower than 'D' will not be considered for point calculation.

(6) Candidates from International Baccalaureate (IB) must pass in minimum 06 (six) subjects having minimum 30 points based on the rating scale used in their curriculum (7, 6, 5, 4). Rating of 1, 2 and 3 will not be considered in point calculation.
LLB (Hons)
BSS (Hons) in Mass Communication & Journalism


Eligibility for FST

Four Year Honours Programs Eligibility for Admission
BSc in Information and Communication Engineering (BICE) (1) A candidate must pass SSC/equivalent and HSC/equivalent examination from science discipline/group.

(2) Candidates from Science Group must obtain a total GPA of 9.25 in SSC/equivalent and HSC/equivalent examination with minimum GPA 4.50 in each of the examinations.

(3) Candidates from General Certificate of Education (GCE) 0 and A level background must pass in minimum 05 (five) and 02 (two) subjects respectively having minimum 26.5 points in total based on the following scale:
Grade Point
A*/A 5.00
B 4.00
C 3.50
D 3.00

Note: Gradings lower than 'D' will not be considered for point calculation.

(4) Candidates from International Baccalaureate (IB) must pass in minimum 06 (six) subjects having minimum 30 points based on the rating scale used in their curriculum (7, 6, 5, 4). Rating of 1, 2 and 3 will not be considered in point calculation.

(5) Candidates will hav·e to sit for a written test (MCQ) of 80 marks. Students opting for IC'E must have Mathematics and those who will opt for Environmental Science must have Biology in HSC as their compulsory/optional (4th subject) subject. Students opting for both ICE and Environmental Science must have both Mathematics and Biology in HSC level.
BSc (Hons) in Environmental Science