There are two semesters (Spring and Fall) in every year. Admission for Spring 2021 semester is going to be opened for the candidates who passed HSC or equivalent examinations and GCE A-level in 2019, 2020 or 2021. 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 students is available here.

For undergraduate studies, the Faculty of Architecture & Planning and Faculty of Engineering together are referred to as ENGG.. The ENGG. includes different programs namely Architecture (ARC), Civil Engineering (CE), Computer Science & Engineering (CSE), Electrical & Electronic Engineering (EEE), Textile Engineering (TE), Industrial & Production Engineering (IPE) and Mechanical Engineering (ME).

In each Faculty there are three groups of students namely General (GL), Freedom Fighter (FF) and Remote & Undeveloped Area (RA).


Qualifications For Applications


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

> The students who passed the HSC or GCE A-level or equivalent examinations only in 2019, 2020, or 2021 are eligible for the application.
> No E grade and maximum one D grade at each of O & A levels will be allowed.
The above qualifications don’t guarantee admission. Students will be admitted based on the academic history, achievement in the main subject areas of SSC/HSC/O-Level/A-level, and ascending order of applicant’s serial number.


For SSC-HSC Candidates

  • Must have SSC & HSC or equivalent degrees from any discipline
  • Minimum requirement: Total GPA 6.00 in SSC+ HSC (with additional subject)
  • Candidates passing HSC or equivalent examination only in 2019 or 2020 can apply.
  • Quota for Freedom Fighter’s son/daughter and Remote & Underdeveloped areas is applicable for BBA Program.

For GCE O & A - Level

  • GCE O-level or equivalent in any five subjects and any two subjects in A-level.
  • Sum of equivalent GPA of GCE O & A-level: Minimum 7.00 with at least 3.00 at any level.
  • Grade equivalence: A/A*=5, B=4, C=3, D=2 & E=1.

Faculties, Departments & School

Faculty Department/School Program Offered Program Duration
Faculty of Architecture and Planning Department of Architecture Bachelor of Architecture 5 Years
Faculty of Engineering Department of Civil Engineering Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering 4 Years
Department of Computer Science and Engineering Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Engineering 4 Years
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Electronic Engineering 4 Years
Department of Textile Engineering Bachelor of Science in Textile Engineering 4 Years
Department of Mechanical & Production Engineering Bachelor of Science in Industrial and Production Engineering 4 Years
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering
Faculty of Business and Social Sciences School of Business Bachelor of Business Administration 4 Years

Available Seats

Offered Programs Seats
Bachelor of Architecure(Arch.) 50
B.Sc in Civil Engineering (CE) 150
B.Sc in Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) 150
B.Sc in Electrical & Electronic Engineering (EEE) 200
B.Sc in Textile Engineering (TE) 150
B.Sc in Industrial and Production Engineering (IPE) 100
B.Sc in Mechanical Engineering (ME) 100

How to Pay

Applicant must pay the application fees through bKash APP.
The below steps are needed to be followed during the payment of an application fee through the bKash app.

Application fee : ৳ 500.00


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. However, foreign applicants aspiring for getting admissions into the BBA program must have certificates of twelve years of schooling equivalent to GCE A level with good grades in maximum subjects.
(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 09-09-2021. 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.

Fees (applicable to the local students without tuition waiver) converted to USD at the rate available for making deposit to the designated bank will be applicable for foreign students getting admission into the BBA Program.

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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