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Admission Criteria

BSS (Hons) in Sociology

General Info

  • Intake : Once in a Year
  • Application Duration : 18 August 2019 - 10 October 2019
  • Opening Convocation : 07 January 2020
  • Class Start : 08 January 2020
  • Method of Application : Online
  • Course Duration : Year: 04 Semester: 08
  • Total Credit Hours : 126
  • Total Course Fee : 1,53,000.00 (1,57,500 tk for Thesis group)

Eligibility for Admission

(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 7.75 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) O 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.

Admission Test Syllabus

  • (a) General Knowledge - 30 (b) English - 40 (c) Bangla - 30

Weightage

  • (1) Written Test=65%, (2) Viva-voce=10%, (3) HSC/Equivalent Result=15% and SSC/Equivalent Result=10%

Exam Type

  • MCQ
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