Admission Criteria
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D)

For the admission to the PhD Programme, Candidates must have the following qualifications:

 

For MPhil Qualified Candidates

 

1.         MPhil qualified from any Public University. Candidates qualified MPhil programme from any foreign university should first apply to Equivalence Committee of CHSR, BUP for necessary approval. For equivalence required fees are applicable.

 

2.         Candidates qualified Honours and/or Masters degree from private university of Bangladesh or from any foreign university should first apply to Equivalence Committee of CHSR, BUP for necessary approval. For equivalence required fees are applicable.

 

3.         Candidates must have 03 years of teaching experience in a recognized degree level educational institution or at least 03 years of research work experience from any recognized research institution or at least 06 years job experience at government/private/autonomous/semi-autonomous body/institutions.

 

4.         Candidates must have at least 02 research oriented publications in the related subject in peer reviewed national or international journal having ISSN.

 

For Candidates who are not MPhil Qualified

 

1.         Candidates with 3/4 years Honours and one year Master Degree may apply. Candidates having 2 years Bachelor and 2 years Master Degree may also apply. Candidates qualified Honours and/or Masters degree from private university of Bangladesh or from any foreign university should first apply to Central Equivalence Committee of BUP for necessary approval. For equivalence required fees are applicable.

 

2.         Candidates must have 1st division or GPA-5 out of 5 both in SSC and HSC.

  

3.         Candidates must have 55% marks or CGPA-3.50 out of 4 both in Under-graduate and Post-graduate programmes.

 

4.         Candidates must have at least 06 years of teaching experience in a recognized degree level educational institution or 06 years of research work experience in a recognized research institution or at least 08 years of job experience in government/private/autonomous/semi autonomous body/ institutions.

 

5.         Candidates must have at least 02 research oriented publications in the related subject in a peer reviewed national or international journal having ISSN.

 

6.         Candidates having MS in Engineering or MPH/MS/MD in Medical or equivalent with above mentioned qualifications may also apply.



Special notes for PhD Programme


1.         Requirement and terms may be relaxed for the candidates having adequate experience in the relevant field with a good research proposal.

 

2.         Candidate having 3rd division/class and equivalent GPA/CGPA at any public examination cannot apply for admission.

 

3.         Candidate registered with any university (including BUP) in any programme cannot apply for admission.