135,000 students would be eligible to sit for the admission tests
The three-day entrance exams for the first-year honours classes in the 2020-2021 academic session of Rajshahi University (RU) will start from June 14.
The decision was taken at a meeting of the sub-committee related to the admission test held on Monday with RU Vice-Chancellor Prof Abdus Sobhan in the chair.
Dean of Arts Faculty Prof Fazlul Haque confirmed the matter while talking to reporters, stating that the tests would be held for 4,191 seats in the three units this year.
Tests for the “C” unit comprising the faculties of Science and Agriculture will be held on June 14, while June 15 has been set to hold the test for “A” unit, comprising the faculties of Arts, Law, Social Sciences, and Fine Arts and Institute of Education and Research.
Finally, a test for the “B” unit consisting of Business Studies Faculty and Institute of Business Administration will be held on June 16.
For each day, the admission tests would be held in three shifts.
According to the university sources, online registration for the admission test is set to begin from March 7 and would continue till March 18.
Upon completing the scrutinizing process of the preliminary application, the qualified students would have to submit the final application between March 23 to March 31.
Only the students, who have passed HSC/equivalent and “A” level examinations in 2020, will be allowed to submit their entry test applications.
The university will allow 135,000 students from the three units to sit for the entrance exam. Advertisements related to the admission tests will be published in both national and local newspapers alongside the RU website (www.ru.ac.bd) in due time, as per university sources