The authorities of Dhaka University (DU) have taken decision to hold admission test in person.
The deans’ committee of the university in a meeting on Tuesday agreed to hold admission test in the divisional cities considering present coronavirus situation.The committee also decided to reduce marks of the admission test.
Prof Dr Sadeka Halim, Dean of Social Science Discipline, said “We have to take admission test in order to maintain the quality of education in DU. As a result, the deans committee came up with a decision to hold the test in person.”
The meeting has proposed to take 100 marks exam instead of previous 200 marks. There will be 20 marks on the results of secondary and higher secondary examination and rest 80 marks will include written and multiple choice test. Proposal was also made to hold exam in different centers’ of divisional cities, Prof Sadeka added.