UGC determined to hold uniform admission tests in public universities from next year

Sun Online Desk

4th February, 2020 09:33:50 printer

UGC determined to hold uniform admission tests in public universities from next year

University Grants Commission Chairman Professor Dr Kazi Shahidullah on Tuesday said the commission is determined to arrange the uniform admission tests for the students seeking admission to the country’s public universities.

“Uniform admission system shall be introduced in public universities from the next academic year even if any university doesn’t want to join the process,” he said.

Dr Kazi Shahidullah came up with the development following a meeting with a four-member delegation of Consumers Association of Bangladesh (CAB) at the UGC auditorium in the city.

The UGC authorities issued a press release in this regard letter.

Earlier, the delegation team of CAB led by its president Golam Rahman called on the UGC Chief.

Earlier on January 23, a meeting between the vice chancellors of the public universities and University Grants Commission (UGC) was held on the decision to hold the uniform admission test in the country’s public universities.

After the meeting Dr Kazi Shahidullah told media that public university admission test would be held under a uniform procedure across the country from the 2020-21 academic session.


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