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 : Years: 04 Semester: 08
Total Credit Hours : 126
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 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:
    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 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 subjects.

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