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Admission Requirements

General Requirements

Application forms

Application forms are available at: House 56, Road 4/A (Satmasjid Road), Dhanmondi, Dhaka-1209. You can also download the form by clicking on the “How to Apply” link on the left.

A complete application includes:

  1. The filled in application form.
  2. Four passport-sized color photographs.
  3. Copies of all certificates and mark-sheets.
  4. Photocopy of Nation ID of the student & one of the parents.

Incomplete applications will not be accepted. Any applicant who gives false information during the application process will be immediately disqualified from the application process or summarily dismissed from the university.

Minimum Qualifications for Undergraduate Admission

  1. Minimum GPA of 2.5 both in SSC and HSC examinations or equivalent,
    Or, At least one GPA of 2.00 but aggregate GPA of 6.00 in SSC and HSC,
    Or, O’Level in 5 subjects with a minimum GPA 2.50 & A’Level in 2 subjects with a minimum GPA 2.00 (A = 5, B = 4, C = 3, D = 2, E = 1)
    Or, Average 450 marks out of 800 in GED with five subjects (bellow 410 in any subject is not allowed)
    Or, International Baccalaureate/American High School Diploma.
    Or, Sons/daughters of freedom fighters with an aggregate GPA of 5.00 in SSC and HSC.
  2. Acceptable performance on Admission Test. (See below for details).

Note: Admission test is waived for candidates with minimum score of 1100 in SAT(Math + Critical Reading). However, they may have to face an interview.

Transfer of credits from comparable educational institutions may be considered after admission. Rules on credit transfer are available from the Admissions Office.

Minimum Qualifications for Graduate Admission

  1. Minimum GPA of 2.00 (or third class/division) in Bachelor degrees with:
    Minimum GPA of 2.5 both in SSC and HSC examinations or equivalent,
    Or, At least one GPA of 2.00 but aggregate GPA of 6.00 in SSC and HSC,
    Or, O’Level in 5 subjects with a minimum GPA 2.50 & A’Level in 2 subjects with a minimum GPA 2.00 (A=5,B=4,C=3,D=2,E=1)
    Or, Average 450 marks out of 800 in GED with five subjects (bellow 410 in any subject is not allowed)
    Or, International Baccalaureate/American High School Diploma.
    Or, Sons/daughters of freedom fighters with an aggregate GPA of 5.00 in SSC and HSC.
  2. Acceptable performance on Admission Test. (See below for details).

Note: 1. To be eligible for M.A in English (1 Year) a candidate must have a Four year Bachelor Degree in English.
          2. Admission test is waived for ULABian graduates with CGPA 3.00 or above.

Transfer of credits from comparable educational institutions may be considered after admission. Rules on credit transfer are available from the Admissions Office.

Admission Test

ULAB will call applicants who meet the minimum eligibility requirements for an Admission Test, which will comprise of a written test and, in some cases, a departmental interview. The written test has two parts:

Part 1 contains multiple-choice questions covering English language, mathematics, and logical reasoning.

Part 2 is a test of written English where students have to write a short essay.

 

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