BUET Admission Circular 2017-2018
BUET Admission Circular 2017-2018 has published at www.buet.ac.bd. BUET Admission Circular 2017-2018 is avaible at BUET (Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology) website at www.buet.ac.bd & ziggasa.com
At a glance:
- Online Application Start: 07/09/2017
- Online Application Declaine : 16/09/2017
- Selection Result: 26/09/2017
- Admission Test: 14/10/2017
- Last date of Result: 04/11/2017
BUET Admission Circular 2017-2018
Applications in prescribed form (available from Bangladesh Embassies/High commissions) are invited from foreign nationals for admission into the undergraduate programs in various departments of Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) for the session 2017-2018. The application must be forwarded by the Foreign Ministry of the student’s own country to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Govt. of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, for necessary government approval and forwarding to the Ministry of Education of the Govt. of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.
On completion of all these necessary government formalities, the application should reach the Office of the Registrar, BUET by 31 December 2017.
A student must not apply directly to the University for his/her admission.
- Eligibility Criteria
a) Foreign nationals successfully passing in their Secondary School and Higher Secondary or their equivalent examinations from foreign education boards / GCE “O” level and “A” level or their equivalent examinations in foreign countries shall be considered as foreign students.
b) Applicants who passed Secondary Certificate Examination or its equivalent examination with a GPA 4.00 out of 5.00 or its equivalent score and the Higher Secondary Certificate (H.S.C.) examination or its, equivalent in 2016 or later, or GCE “A” level examination after November 2015 or later, are eligible to apply, subject to fulfillment of o_ther eligibility criteria and conditions.
c) Candidates must have passed Higher Secondary or its equivalent examination with minimum “A” grades or 70% marks in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and English. If the transcript contains both letter and numerical grades, then the letter grade will be considered.
d) Candidates passing the GCE “0” Level and GCE “A” Level must earn minimum of B grade in at least five subjects (including Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and English) in GCE “0” Level examination and minimum of A grade in each of Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry in GCE “A” Level examination.
e) Candidates willing to be enrolled in Biomedical Engineering Department must have obtained in Biology a minimum of “A” grade or 70% marks in the Higher Secondary or its equivalent exanimation, or a minimum of “B” grade in GCE “A” level or its equivalent examination.
e) Candidate having S.S.C and H. S. C. or their equivalent examinations (i.e not GCE “0” and “A” level) must have a minimum IELTS score of 6.0 or a minimum TOEFL score of 60.
Number of Seats
The total number of seats for foreign students in undergraduate program in an academic session is 26 (twenty six). However, a maximum of 10 (ten) students from a single country and a maximum of 5 (five) students in a single department shall be allowed.
- Procedure for Submission of Application
An application for admission must be submitted by an applicant to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of his/her own country. The foreign ministry of the applicant’s country will send the application to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh to forward it to the Ministry of Education of the Govt. the People’s Republic of Bangladesh. The Ministry of Education will examine the student’s application for necessary Govt. approval and then forward it to the Registrar, BUET for admission the selection procedure. Due to these formalities required, before the selection procedure, it is advised that the students should apply well ahead of the deadline of 31 December 2017.
The relevant documents of educational qualifications and 3 (three) recently taken passport size color photographs of the candidate should be included with the application form. After receiving the applications, the Admission Committees of BUET will select the eligible candidates for Admission in order of merit.
- Cost of Study
Tuition and other fees for undergraduate studies for students from SAARC countries will be charged as per regulations of the Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.
The students from non-SAARC countries will be charged US$ 200 (two hundred) or its equivalent taka for admission fee and US$ 50 (fifty) per credit hour or its equivalent taka, as course registration fee. All other fees will be same as of local students. For detailed information please visit: http:/www.buet.ac.bd
Notice BUET Admission Circular 2017-2018
Available Seats of BUET:
Total 1050 seats are available for BUET admission for academic session 2016-17. Department wise available seats for BUET admission 2016-17 is as follows: Architecture: 55; Chemical Engineering: 60; Civil Engineering: 195; Computer Science & Engineering: 120; Electrical & Electronic Engineering: 195; Industrial & Production Engineering: 50
Material & Metallurgical Engineering: 50; Mechanical Engineering: 180; Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering: 55; Urban & Regional Planning: 30; Water Resources Engineering: 30; Biomedical Engineering: 30.
How to apply online:
Interested candidates apply online at www.buet.ac.bd according to instruction given on prospectus. After submitting online application for BUET admission test 2017-18, candidates will get a serial number. Candidates have to pay application fees via Rocket/SureCash against the serial number. Application fee is Tk 800/= for Ka group and Tk 1000/- for Kha group.