Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP) Admission Test 2020

Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP) is the one and only public university which gives the environment of private university with it’s unique feature. It was established in 8th June 2008. It is situated in the green landscape of Mirpur Cantonment. It was established by Bangladesh Armed Forces as the 29 th  public university of Bangladesh. Ex Chief of Bangladesh Army staff General Moeen U Ahmed inaugurated BUP. The motto of BUP is “Excellence through Knowledge”.

BUP Admission Test 2020 

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Important Dates of BUP Admission test 2020: (Actual Date has not published yet)

Online Application Initiate 18th August, 2019
Application Deadline 10th October, 2019
Eligible List 13th October, 2019
Admit Cards From 13th October, 2019
Written Exam 25th & 26th October
List of selected candidates for viva 29th October, 2019
Viva-voce 4-20th November, 2019 
Publication of final list after viva 21st November, 2019
Admission Starts (Final listed candidate) 1-19 December, 2019
Opening Convocation  7th January, 2019
Classes Start 8th January, 2019

BUP Admission Exam Schedule: 

Faculty Date Time
Faculty Of Business Studies 25th October, 2019. Friday 10am-11am
Faculty of Arts & Social Science 25th October, 2019. Friday 3:30pm-4:30pm
Faculty of Security & Strategic study 26th October, 2019. Saturday 10am-11am
Faculty of Science & Technology 26th October, 2019. Saturday 3:30pm-4:30pm

Admission Requirement for BUP Admission:

Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FASS)

There are six departments under Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FASS). These are:

Department of Development Studies Department of English
Department of Disaster and Human Security Management Department of Public Administration
Department of Economics Department of Sociology

Admission requirements in any Program of Faculty of Arts and Social Science (FASS) :

  • A candidate must pass SSC/equivalent and HSC/equivalent examination in any discipline/ group.
  • Candidates of Science Group must have GPA 4.50 in SSC/equivalent and GPA 4.25 in HSC/equivalent examination.
  • Candidates of Business Studies Group must have GPA 4.25 in SSC/equivalent and GPA 4.00 in HSC/equivalent examination.
  • Candidates of Humanities Group must have GPA 4.00 in SSC/equivalent and GPA 3.75 in HSC/equivalent examination.
  • Candidates of General Certificate of Education (GCE) ‘O’ and ‘A’ level must pass in minimum 05 (five) and 02 (two) subjects respectively, having minimum 26.5 points in total based on following scale:
Grade Point
A*/A 5.00
B 4.00
C 3.50
D 3.00
  •  Candidates of International Baccalaureate (IB) must pass in minimum 06 (six) subjects having minimum 30 points based on rating scale used in their curriculum (7, 6, 5, 4, 3). Rating of 1 and 2 will not be considered in point calculation.
  • Candidates will have to sit for written test (MCQ) of 100 marks. The marks distribution is as follows:
    (a) General Knowledge – 30
    (b) English – 40
    (c) Bangla or Mathematics – 30
  • Candidates applying for Department of Economics or Department of Disaster and Human Security Management as first choice must answer mathematics, English and General Knowledge of the question paper.
  • Candidates applying for Department of Disaster and Human Security Management must be qualified from science group in SSC/equivalent examination. Candidates must have studied Higher Mathematics/Statistics in HSC/equivalent examination and obtained minimum ‘A-’ (A Minus) grade.
    (10) Candidates applying for Department of Development Studiers/Public Administration/Sociology as first choice must answer Bangla, English and General Knowledge of the question paper.
  •  Candidates applying for Department of English must have minimum ‘A-’ (A Minus) grade in English both in SSC/equivalent and HSC/equivalent examination. Candidates must answer Bangla, English and General Knowledge of the question paper.
  • Candidates applying for 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 of ‘O’ Level and ‘A’ Level must have minimum ‘C’ grade in any of the above mentioned subjects.
  • Candidates passed ‘O’ Level/equivalent and ‘A’ Level/equivalent examination from abroad need to obtain “Equivalence Certificate” from equivalence committee of respective faculty, before applying.

Faculty of Business Studies (FBS)

BBA in Accounting & Information Systems BBA in Management
BBA in Finance & Banking BBA in Marketing
BBA – General  

Admission requirements in any Program of FBS:

  • A candidate must pass SSC/equivalent and HSC/equivalent examination in any discipline/group.
  • Candidates of Science Group must have a total GPA of 8.75 in SSC/equivalent and HSC/equivalent examination.
  • Candidates of Humanities and Business Studies Group must have total GPA 8.25 in SSC/equivalent and HSC/equivalent examination.
  •  Candidates of General Certificate of Education (GCE) ‘O’ and ‘A’ level must pass in minimum 05 (five) and 02 (two) subjects respectively, having minimum 26.5 points in total based on following scale:
Grade Point
A*/A 5.00
B 4.00
C 3.50
D 3.00
  • Faculty of Security and Strategic Studies (FSSS)Candidates of International Baccalaureate (IB) must pass in minimum 06 (six) subjects having minimum 30 points based on rating scale used in their curriculum (7, 6, 5, 4, 3). Rating of 1 and 2 will not be considered in point calculation.
  • Candidates passed ‘O’ Level/equivalent and ‘A’ Level/equivalent examination from abroad need to obtain “Equivalence Certificate” from equivalence committee of respective faculty, before applying.
  • Candidates will have to sit for written test (MCQ) of 80 marks. The marks distribution is as follows:

    (a) Mathematics – 40
    (b) English – 24
    (c) General Knowledge – 16

Faculty of Security and Strategic Studies (FSSS)

BSS (Hons) in International Relations BSS (Hons) in Mass Communication & Journalism
L.L.B. (Hons)  

Admission requirements in any Program of FSSS:

  • A candidate must pass SSC/equivalent and HSC/equivalent examination in any discipline/group.
  • Candidates of Science Group must have GPA 4.50 in SSC/equivalent and GPA 4.25 in HSC/equivalent examination.
  • Candidates of Humanities and Business Studies Group must have GPA 4.25 in SSC/equivalent and GPA 4.00 in HSC/equivalent examination.
  • Candidates of General Certificate of Education (GCE) ‘O’ and ‘A’ level must pass in minimum 05 (five) and 02 (two) subjects respectively, having minimum 26.5 points in total based on following scale:
    Grade Point
    A*/A 5.00
    B 4.00
    C 3.50
    D 3.00
  • Candidates of International Baccalaureate (IB) must pass in minimum 06 (six) subjects having minimum 30 points based on rating scale used in their curriculum (7, 6, 5, 4, 3). Rating of 1 and 2 will not be considered in point calculation.
  • Candidates passed ‘O’ Level/equivalent and ‘A’ Level/equivalent examination from abroad need to obtain “Equivalence Certificate” from equivalence committee of respective faculty, before applying.
  • Candidates will have to sit for written test (MCQ) of 100 marks. The marks distribution is as follows:
    (a) English – 40
    (b) General Knowledge – 30
    (c) Bangla – 30

Faculty of Science and Technology (FST)

BSc (Hons) in Information and Communication Technology BSc (Hons) in Environmental Science

Admission requirements in any Program of FST:

  • A candidate must pass SSC/equivalent and HSC/equivalent examination in science discipline/group.
  • Candidates must have GPA 4.75 in SSC/equivalent and GPA 4.50 in HSC/equivalent examination. 
  • Candidates of General Certificate of Education (GCE) ‘O’ and ‘A’ level must pass in minimum 05 (five) and 02 (two) subjects respectively, having minimum 26.5 points in total based on following scale: 
Grade Point
A*/A 5.00
B 4.00
C 3.50
D 3.00
  • Candidates of International Baccalaureate (IB) must pass in minimum 06 (six) subjects having minimum 30 points based on rating scale used in their curriculum (7, 6, 5, 4, 3). Rating of 1 and 2 will not be considered in point calculation. 
  • Candidates applying for BSc (Hons) in Environmental Science must have Biology in HSC/equivalent examination. 
  • Candidates passed ‘O’ Level/equivalent and ‘A’ Level/equivalent examination from abroad need to obtain “Equivalence Certificate” from equivalence committee of respective faculty, before applying. 
  • Candidates will have to sit for written test (MCQ) of 70 marks. The marks distribution is as follows: 

(a) Mathematics – 25
(b) Physics – 20
(c) Chemistry – 15
(d) English – 10

Admission Test Mark Distribution:

Admission question will be MCQ pettern.

Written Test 65%
Viva-voce 10%
HSC Result 15%
SSC Result 10%

NB: .25 marks will be deducted for each wrong answer.

How to apply:

  • Admission Fee 750 Taka for each faculty. 
  • For detailed apply process, please visit: admission.bup.edu.bd