Admission Criteria
BSS (Hons) in Disaster and Human Security Management (DHSM)

General Info

IntakeOnce in a Year
Application Duration02 February 2021 - 16 February 2021
Opening Convocation29-30 September 2021
Class Start03 October 2021
Method of ApplicationOnline (Apply online through the admission link of www.bup.edu.bd)
Course DurationYears: 04 Semester: 08
Total Credit Hours126
Total Course Fee 1,53,000.00 (For Project Group)/1,57,500.00 (For Thesis Group) [Additional Fees if applicable]

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 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 SSC/equivalent and HSC/equivalent examination with minimum GPA 4.00 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:
    GradePoint
    A*/A5.00
    B4.00
    C3.50
    D3.00
    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.
  7. 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.

Admission Test Syllabus


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


Weightage


(1) Written Test=65%, (2) Viva-voce=15%, (3) HSC/Equivalent Result=5% and SSC/Equivalent Result=15%


Exam Type


MCQ