BIIS

Eligibility Criteria

Admission Requirements for Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Degree
Admission Requirements for Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) Degree
Admission Requirements for Masters Degree Programs [(M.Sc. Engg./ M.Engg./ M.Arch./ MURP/ M.Sc. (WRD)/M.Sc (Management of Technology)]
Admission Requirements for Post Graduate Diploma

 

Admission Requirements for Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Degree:
For admission to the programs leading to Ph.D. degree, a candidate

  a)     must have a minimum GPA of 3.50 out of 5.00 or a first division or equivalent in any one of S.S.C. and H.S.C. or in equivalent examinations and must not have a GPA less than 2.00 out of 5.00 or a third division or equivalent in any of the aforementioned examinations.
  b)     must have at least 50% marks or a minimum GPA of 2.50 out of 4.0 or its equivalent in B. Sc. Engg. / four-year B. A or B. Sc. degree / M. A or M. Sc. or MSS degree / B. Arch. / BURP in the relevant branch.
  c)     must have a minimum GPA of 2.75 out of 4.0 or its equivalent in M. Sc. Engg. / M. Engg. / M. Phil / MURP / M. Arch. / M. Sc. (WRD) degree in the relevant branch.
  d)    Specific requirements for different Departments and Institutes are spelt out in the following sections.

  • For engineering, the minimum qualification for admission shall normally be an M.Sc. Engg./M.Engg. degree in the appropriate branch of engineering or its equivalent from any recognized
    Institution.
  • For Materials and Metallurgical Engineering, applicants having an M. Phil. in Materials Science or its equivalent from a recognized Institution may also be eligible for admission.
  • For Urban and Regional Planning, the minimum qualification for admission shall normally be an MURP degree or its equivalent from any recognized Institution.
  • For Architecture, the minimum qualification for admission shall normally be an M. Arch. degree or its equivalent from any recognized Institution.
  • For Physics, the minimum qualification for admission shall normally be an M. Phil. degree in Physics/ Applied Physics or its equivalent from any recognized Institution.
                                                                                OR
    M.Sc. Engg. degree in Mechanical/ Electrical and Electronic/ Materials and Metallurgical Engineering or its equivalent.
  • For Chemistry, the minimum qualification for admission shall normally be an M. Phil. degree in Chemistry/ Applied Chemistry or its equivalent from any recognized Institution.
                                                                                OR
    M.Sc. Engg. degree in Chemical/ Materials and Metallurgical/ Electrical and Electronic/Mechanical Engineering from any recognized Institution.
  • For Mathematics, the minimum qualification for admission shall normally be an M. Phil. degree in Mathematics or Applied Mathematics or its equivalent from any recognized Institution.
                                                                                OR
    M.Sc. Engg. degree provided he/she completes some prerequisite courses in Mathematics as determined by a Selection Committee.
  • For Water Resources Development, the minimum qualification for admission shall normally be an M.Sc. Engg./ M.Engg. degree in Civil Engineering/ Water Resources Engineering/ Environmental Engineering/ Agricultural Engineering or M.Sc. degree in Water Resource Development or its equivalent from any recognized Institution.

A student already working for an M.Sc.Engg./ M.Phil/ MURP/ M. Arch./ M.Sc.(WRD) degree at this University and showing excellent progress and promise in thesis work may be provisionally transferred to the Ph.D. degree program after completion of M.Sc. Engg./ M.Phil./ MURP/ M.Arch./ M.Sc.(WRD) course work with a minimum GPA of 3.00 out of 4.00 on approval of the Committee for Advanced Studies and Research (CASR) on the recommendation of the relevant Board of Post Graduate Studies (BPGS)/Research and Academic Committee (RAC).

 

Admission Requirements for Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) Degree:
For admission to the courses leading to an M.Phil. degree an applicant

  a)     must have a minimum GPA of 3.50 out of 5.00 or a first division or equivalent in any one of S.S.C. and H.S.C. or in equivalent examinations and must not have a GPA less than 2.00 out of 5.00 or a third division or equivalent in any of the aforementioned examinations.
  b)     must have at least 50% marks or a minimum GPA of 2.50 out of 4.00 or its equivalent in B.Sc. Engg./ four-year B.A. or B.Sc. degree/ M.A. or M. Sc. or MSS degree in the relevant branch.
  c)    specific requirements for different departments are spelt out in the following sections:

  • For admission to the course leading to the award of M. Phil. degree in Mathematics, an applicant must have obtained a four-year B.A/ B.Sc. degree or M.A./ M.Sc. degree with Honors in Mathematics or Applied Mathematics. Applicants with M.Sc. degree in Physics or B.Sc. Engineering degree are also eligible provided they complete some prerequisite courses in Mathematics as determined by a Selection Committee. An applicant with M.A./ M. Sc. but not having a Bachelor (honors) degree in mathematics, applied mathematics or physics should have a first class (or equivalent) in the M.A./ M. Sc. degree.
  • For admission to the course leading to the award of M. Phil degree in Chemistry, an applicant must have obtained a four-year B. A/ B.Sc. degree (or equivalent) or M. Sc. degree with Honors in Chemistry (Organic, Physical, Inorganic) or Applied Chemistry or B.Sc. Engineering degree in
    Chemical/ Mechanical/ Electrical and Electronic/ Materials and Metallurgical Engineering. An applicant with M. Sc. degree but not having a Bachelor (honors) degree in Chemistry or Applied Chemistry should have a first class (or equivalent) in the M. Sc. degree.
  • For admission to the course leading to the award of M. Phil degree in Physics, an applicant must have a four-year B. A/ B.Sc. degree (or equivalent) with Honors or M.Sc. degree in Physics or applied Physics or B.Sc. Engineering in Electrical and Electronic/ Materials and Metallurgical Engineering. An applicant with M. Sc. degree (or equivalent) but not having a Bachelor (honors) degree in Physics or applied Physics should have a first class (or equivalent) in the M. Sc degree.
  • For admission to the course leading to the award of the degree of M. Phil. (Mat. Sc.), an applicant must have a four-year Bachelor’s degree or a Master’s degree with Honors in Physics/ Applied
    Physics and Electronics/ Electronics and Applied Physics/ Chemistry/ Applied Chemistry/ Applied Chemistry and Chemical Technology/ Chemical Technology and Polymer Science/ Chemical Engineering and Polymer Science/ Geology/ Mining/ Geology and Mining/ Geological Science/ Environmental Science/ Materials Science and Technology or its equivalent degree from any recognized institution.
    The selected candidate may be required to undertake non-credit prerequisite courses at the undergraduate and/ or post graduate level as may be determined by the BPGS of Materials and Metallurgical Engineering Department.

 

Admission Requirements for Masters Degree Programs [(M.Sc. Engg./ M.Engg./ M.Arch./ MURP/ M.Sc. (WRD)/M.Sc (Management of Technology)]:
For admission to the courses leading to a Master’s degree (M.Sc. Engg./ M.Engg./ M.Arch./ MURP/
M.Sc.) an applicant

  a)     must have a minimum GPA of 3.50 out of 5.00 or a first division or equivalent in any one of S.S.C. and H.S.C. or in equivalent examinations and must not have a GPA less than 2.00 out of 5.00 or a third division or equivalent in any of the aforementioned examinations.
  b)     must have at least 50% marks or a minimum GPA of 2.50 out of 4.00 or its equivalent in B.Sc. Engg./ M. A or M. Sc. or MSS/ B. Arch./ BURP in the relevant branch.
  c)    Specific requirements for different departments and institutes are spelt out in the following sections:

  • For admission to the courses leading to the degree of M.Sc. Engg./M.Engg. in any branch, an
    applicant must have obtained a B.Sc. Engg. degree in the relevant branch or an equivalent degree from any recognized institution. An applicant with a B.Sc. Engg. degree in other branches of engineering may also be eligible for admission to the courses leading to the degree of M.Sc. Engg. (Environmental)/ M. Engg. (Environmental), M.Sc. Engg. (AEM)/M. Engg. (AEM) and M.Sc. Engg (MM)/ M. Engg. (MM). In such cases, the selected candidate may be required to undertake non-credit prerequisite courses at the undergraduate and/ or postgraduate level as may be determined by the BPGS of Civil Engineering Department, Industrial and Production Engineering Department and Materials and Metallurgical Engineering Department respectively.
  • For admission to the courses leading to the degree of M.Arch; an applicant must have obtained a B. Arch degree or its equivalent degree from any recognized institution.
  • For admission to the courses leading to the degree of MURP, an applicant must have either a
    Bachelor’s degree in Urban and Regional Planning/ Architecture/ Engineering/ Agricultural Economics or a four-year Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics/ Statistics/ Physics/ Public Administration/ Sociology/ Social Work/ Geography/ Economics or its equivalent from any recognized institution.
                                                                                OR
    Master’s degree with Honors in Mathematics/ Statistics/ Physics/ Public Administration/ Sociology/ Social Welfare/ Social Work/ Geography/ Economics or its equivalent from any recognized institution. An applicant not having an Honors degree should have a first class in the Master’s degree.
  • For admission to the courses leading to the degree of M.Sc. Engg. (ICT)/ M. Engg. (ICT) an
    applicant must have either a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and Engineering or Electrical and Electronic Engineering or Computer Engineering or Computer Science or Information Technology having a minimum GPA of 2.50 out of 4.00 or its equivalent from any recognized university,
                                                                                OR
    a PG. Dip. (ICT)/ PG. Dip. (IT) having a minimum GPA of 2.65 out of 4.00 or its equivalent from any recognized university plus B.Sc. Engineering degree or Master’s degree/ four year Bachelor’s degree in Physics or Mathematics.

  • For admission to the courses leading to the degree of M.Sc. (WRD), an applicant must have either a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering/ Water Resources Engineering/ Agricultural Engineering/ Environmental Science or its equivalent having a minimum GPA of 2.50 out of 4.00 or PG. Dip. (WRD) having a minimum GPA of 2.65 out of 4.00 or its equivalent from any recognized institution.
  • For admission to the courses leading to the degree of M.Sc. in Management of Technology, an
    applicant must pass from a recognized university with any of the following degrees having at least 50 percent marks or a minimum GPA of 2.50 out of 4.00:
                                                                                
    4 year Bachelor Degree or Post-graduate Degree in Engineering/Technology, Urban & Regional Planning (URP), Agricultural Sciences, Physical Sciences (Physics and Chemistry), Bio-Science, Computer Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Soil Sciences, Forestry, Architecture (5 years bachelor degree) or its equivalent.

 

Admission Requirements for Post Graduate Diploma
For admission to the courses leading to a PG. Diploma (WRD/ICT), an applicant

  a)     must have a minimum GPA of 3.50 out of 5.00 or a first division or equivalent in any one of S.S.C. and H.S.C. or in equivalent examinations and must not have a GPA less than 2.00 out of 5.00 or a third division or equivalent in any of the aforementioned examinations.
  b)     must have at least 50% marks or a minimum GPA of 2.50 out of 4.00 or its equivalent in B.Sc. Engg./ B.Sc. Ag/ B.Sc. Econ. or B.Sc./ BSS degree/ M.A. or M. Sc. or MSS degree/ BURP degree in the relevant branch.
  c)    Specific requirements for different departments and institutes are spelt out in the following sections:

  • For admission to the course leading to the award of the PG. Dip. in WRD, an applicant must have either a four year Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/ Agriculture/ Physical Science/ Biological
    Science/ Environmental Science/ Urban and Regional Planning/ Economics/ Agricultural Economics or an equivalent degree from any recognized institution. An applicant not having a four year Bachelor’s degree must have a Master’s degree with honors.
  • For admission to the course leading to the award of the PG. Dip. in ICT, an applicant must have either B.Sc Engineering degree or Master degree/Four year Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Physics or Mathematics.
Last Updated: February 28, 2011 @ 5:58 pm

 

Comments to: Webmaster