There are two semesters (Spring and Fall) in every year. Admission for Fall 2020 semester is going to be opened for the candidates who passed HSC or equivalent examinations and GCE A-level in 2019 or 2020. Notice for admission to Bachelor's Degree Programs will be published in some of the national daily newspapers (Prothom-alo), TV channel (Channel i, Independent TV, Somoy TV). Foreign candidates can also apply for admission through the online application system. Detail instruction for foreign sutdents is avilable here (here);


Qualifications (For Engg./Arch. Program)

For SSC-HSC Candidates

  • HSC (Science) with Math, Physics, Chemistry
  • GPA in HSC: Minimum 3.5 (with additional subject)
  • Sum of GPA of HSC and SSC: Minimum 8.0 (with additional subject)

For GCE O & A - Level

  • GCE O-level or equivalent (with at least five subjects including Math, Physics, Chemistry & English)
  • GCE A-level or equivalent in Math, Physics & Chemistry with minimum equivalent GPA of 3.5
  • Sum of equivalent GPA of GCE O & A-level: Min 8.0
  • Conversion Scale: A/A*=5, B=4, C=3 & D=2

No E grade and maximum one D grade at each of O & A levels will be allowed.

Available Seats

Offered Programs Seats
Bachelor of Architecture (Arch.) 50
B.Sc in Civil Engineering (CE) 100
B.Sc in Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) 100
B.Sc in Electrical & Electronic Engineering (EEE) 150
B.Sc in Textile Engineering (TE) 100
B.Sc in Industrial and Production Engineering (IPE) 100
B.Sc in Mechanical Engineering (ME) 100

Document Verification for GCE, FF & RA Applicants

GCE candidates:

a) Attested copies of the Certificates and Grade Sheets of GCE O and A level issued by the appropriate authority like Cambridge, Pearson Edexcel etc.
b)The following documents will not be considered:
      i) Documents and grade sheets from school
      ii) Result for Advanced Subsidiary Level (AS Level)

Freedom Fighter (FF) Quota:

Applicants must upload scanned copy the documents of their parents (father or mother) to fulfill the following criteria as proof of Freedom Fighter for verification during submission of the online application.

১। যাঁদের নাম মুক্তিবার্তায় চূড়ান্ত তালিকায় (মুক্তিবার্তা লাল বই) অন্তর্ভুক্ত আছে (সবুজ তালিকা গ্রহণযোগ্য নয়) (প্রযোজ্য ক্ষেত্রে)।
২। যাঁদের নাম ভারতীয় তালিকায় অন্তর্ভুক্ত আছে (প্রযোজ্য ক্ষেত্রে)। অথবা
৩। মাননীয় প্রধান মন্ত্রী কর্তৃক প্রতিস্বাক্ষরিত বাংলাদেশ মুক্তিযোদ্ধা সংসদ হতে সনদ ধারী মুক্তিযোদ্ধাগণ (প্রযোজ্য ক্ষেত্রে)। এবং
৪। মুক্তিযুদ্ধ বিষয়ক মন্ত্রণালয় হতে যাঁদের নামে মুক্তিযোদ্ধা সাময়িক সনদ পত্র ইস্যু করা হয়েছে এবং যাঁদের নামে এ মন্ত্রণালয় কর্তৃক গেজেট প্রকাশ করা হয়েছে (তবে এক্ষেত্রে সাময়িক সনদপত্রধারীদের অবশ্যই গেজেট থাকতে হবে এবং গেজেটের নাম, ঠিকানার সাথে সাময়িক সনদের মিল থাকতে হবে)। এবং
৫। অন্যান্য সংশ্লিষ্ট কাগজপত্র / প্রমাণাদি (প্রযোজ্য ক্ষেত্রে)।

Remote and Undeveloped Area (RA) Quota:

i) Applicants must be permanent residents of the Upazilas considered as the Remote and Undeveloped Areas as per list shown below. Applicants must upload scanned copy residency certificates, issued by the Chairman of the Union Council and authenticated by the respective Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) to the University during submission of the online application.

ii) Applicants must pass SSC and/or HSC Examinations from the School/College of their own Remote Upazilas. Applicants must upload the scanned copy of the testimonial from the Headmaster and/or Principal of their school/college they studied during submission of the online application.

N.B: If a candidate fails to produce the above documents he/she will not be selected for GCE and FF and RA Quota.

Following Upazillas of Bangladesh are considered as Remote and Undeveloped Areas of Bangladesh -

SN District Remote Upazilla
1 Bhola Manpura
2 Brahmanbaria Nasirnagar
3 Chittagong Sandwip
4 Comilla Meghna
5 Cox's Bazar Kutubdia
6 Moheshkhali
7 Noakhali Hatia
8 Gopalgang Kotalipara
9 Kishoregonj Astogram
10 Itna
11 Mithamoin
12 Nikli
13 Manikganj Daulatpur
14 Mymensingh Dhobaura
15 Netrokona Durgapur
16 Kalmakanda
17 Khaliajuri
18 Napon
19 Bagerhat Sharankhola
20 Khulna Dakop
21 Koira
22 Satkhira Shyamnagar
23 Kurigram Rajibpur
24 Roumari
25 Naogaon Atrai
26 Sirajganj Chouhali
27 Hobiganj Ajmiriganj
28 Shunamganj Bishombharpur
SN District Remote Upazilla
29 Shunamganj Darmapasha
30 Shalla
31 Taherpur
32 Bandarban Ali Kadam
33 Bandarban Sadar
34 Lama
35 Naikhongchhari
36 Rowangchhari
37 Ruma
38 Thanchi
39 Khgrachhari Dighinala
40 Khagrachhari Sadar
41 Lakshmichhari
42 Mahalchhari
43 Manikchhari
44 Matiranga
45 Panchhari
46 Ramgarh
47 Rangamati Baghaichhari
48 Barkal
49 Kawkhali (Betbunia)
50 Belaichari
51 Kaptai
52 Juraichari
53 Langadu
54 Nanierchar
55 Rajasthali
56 Rangamati Sadar


A newly admitted 1st year 1st semester student can cancel his/her admission from a program through a written application within 9 (nine) days from the day of starting of classes of the semester, in this case he/she will get the refund of deposited money except Registration and Admission fees.

For Admission Cancellation, you need to write an application and send it to email address.


1 Requirements :

(a)   Candidates who possess foreign passport, brought up and educated abroad (not in Bangladesh) shall be considered as foreign students.
(b)   Foreign student must have certificate of twelve years of schooling equivalent to GCE A level with good grades in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.
(c)   Applicants should have IELTS score 6 or TOEFL score 80. The AUST authority may condone this requirement for candidates having adequate English aptitude.

2 Number of seats :

The total number of seats for foreign students in the Undergraduate program in each semester is 25 which will be distributed among the departments proportional to their allocated seats.

3 Procedure for Application :

Interested foreign candidate fulfilling the above requirements needs to apply through online account. The downloaded copy of the filled up Online Application Form along with all the academic transcripts & certificates and 1 (one) recent colored photograph should then be sent through e-mail (to the address of to the Registrar of the university within 15 March 2021. The candidates will be selected for admission strictly on merit basis from among the foreign applicants. Candidates will be informed through e-mail about their selection for admission. If selected for admission, they will have to get clearance from appropriate authorities of their respective countries, and they will also have to get their visa themselves from the Embassy/High Commission of Bangladesh in their countries.

4 Fees :

1st semester at the time of admission: For Architecture/Engineering: $1500 (it may vary depending on the exchange rates). For each remaining semester at the rate: $1200 (it may vary depending on the exchange rates) for Architecture/Engineering. The payment shall be made before the start of each semester.

5 Accommodation :

AUST does not have any residential facility in its own command for the students. However, the foreign students will be assisted in getting an accommodation at reasonable cost in the proximity of AUST campus.

6 Discipline :

The foreign students will have to abide by all other relevant rules and regulations of AUST

7 Communications :

For further query and information the intending foreign students may write to the Registrar of the University (e-mail :


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