:: Peoples Time Online ::
Admission tests for the first-year honours students under the 2019-20 academic session of Rajshahi University (RU) will be held on October 21 and 22.
This year, 69,383 students will appear in the test against 4,713 seats including some special quota ones in 58 departments under nine faculties and two institutes while the number of submitted applications is 78,090.
The admission test will be held in three units instead of the previous five units this year.
A total of 27 departments under the Faculties of Humanities, Fine Arts, Social Science and Law and Institute of Education and Research have been incorporated in ‘A’ unit, six departments under the Business Studies Faculty and Institute of Business Administration in ‘B’ unit while 25 departments under the faculties of Science, Life and Earth Science and Agriculture in ‘C’ unit.
RU authorities revealed this information in a press conference ahead of the admission test at its Senate Building here today.
Prof Provash Kumar Karmaker, Administrator of Public Relations Office, readout the written paper detailing the process and preparation of the test.
RU Vice-chancellor Prof Abdus Sobhan, Pro-VCs Prof Ananda Kumar Shaha and Chowdhury Jakaria and Treasurer Prof Mustafizur Rahman Al Arif also spoke on the occasion.
“We have adopted all sorts of measures to hold the test peacefully and successfully,” said Prof Abdus Sobhan adding that a mobile court led by an executive magistrate will remain on on-duty to take legal steps against any irregularity.
All kinds of admission related information will be available in http://admission.ru.ac.bd/ website, he added.