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Welcome to the Admissions Office at ULAB. ULAB has one of the most unique programs in all Bangladesh. Our emphasis on the fundamentals of a broad education make our students the best able to change and adapt to the fast pace of life in Dhaka and abroad.

You can't go wrong at ULAB. Come visit us at the Admissions Office and see for yourself how you can begin your career as a ULABian!

General Requirements

Application forms
Application forms are available at: House 56, Road 4/A (Satmasjid Road), Dhanmondi, Dhaka-1209, and are available for download in the Quicklinks to the left.

A complete application includes:

  1. One Application form.
  2. Four passport-sized color photographs, duly attested.
  3. Copies of all certificates and mark-sheets.

Incomplete applications will not be accepted. Any applicant who gives false information during the application process will be immediately disqualified from the application process or summarily dismissed from the university.

Minimum Qualifications for Undergraduate Admission

  1. Minimum GPA of 2.5 both in SSC and HSC examinations or equivalent,
    Or At least one GPA of 2.00 but aggregate GPA of 6.00 in SSC and HSC,
    Or O'Level in 5 subjects with a minimum GPA 2.50 & A'Level in 2 subjects with a minimum GPA 2.00      (A = 5, B = 4, C = 3, D = 2, E = 1)
    Or Average 450 marks out of 800 in GED with five subjects (bellow 410 in any subject is not allowed)
    Or International Baccalaureate/American High School Diploma.
    Or Sons/daughters of freedom fighters with an aggregate GPA of 5.00 in SSC and HSC.
  2. Note: Admission test is waived for candidates with minimum score of 1100 in SAT(Math + Critical Reading)
  3. Acceptable performance on Admission Test. See below for details.

Transfer of credits from comparable educational institutions may be considered after admission. Rules on credit transfer are available from the Admissions Office.

Minimum Qualifications for Graduate Admission

  1. Minimum GPA of 2.00 (or third class/division) in Bachelor degrees with:
    Minimum GPA of 2.5 both in SSC and HSC examinations or equivalent,
    Or At least one GPA of 2.00 but aggregate GPA of 6.00 in SSC and HSC,
    Or O'Level in 5 subjects wiht a minimum GPA 2.50 & A'Level in 2 subjects with a minimum GPA 2.00 (A=5,B=4,C=3,D=2,E=1)
    Or Average 450 marks out of 800 in GED with five subjects (bellow 410 in any subject is not allowed)
    Or International Baccalaureate/American High School Diploma.
    Or Sons/daughters of freedom fighters with an aggregate GPA of 5.00 in SSC and HSC.
  2. Acceptable performance on Admission Test. See below for details.

Transfer of credits from comparable educational institutions may be considered after admission. Rules on credit transfer are available from the Admissions Office.

Admission Test

ULAB will call applicants who meet the minimum eligibility requirements for an Admission Test, which will comprise of a written test and, in some cases, a departmental interview. The written test has two parts:

Part 1 contains multiple-choice questions covering English language, mathematics, and logical reasoning.
Part 2 is a test of written English.

Note: Students with combined score of at least 1100 in the SAT Reasoning Test are exempt from the written part of the Admission Test but may still be called for an interview.