The admission test for the first year honours courses for the 2017-18 session of Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) is scheduled to be held on 14 October while Jahangirnagar University's entrance tests will continue from 8 to 18 October.
The decision was taken on Saturday at a meeting of public university vice-chancellors’ organisation, Bangladesh Bishwabidyalay Parishad, at Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University in the capital.
The meeting also fixed tentative dates of other public universities’ admission tests except University of Dhaka and Jagannath University, says a press release.
A total of 28 VCs attended the meeting, chaired by Patuakhali Science and Technology University VC Harunur Rashid.
According to the release, the dates are:
* Jahangirnagar University: 8 to 18 October
*Chittagong University of Engineering and Technology (CUET): 21 October
* Rajshahi University of Engineering and Technology (RUET): 17 November
* Khulna University of Engineering and Technology (KUET): 20 October
* Bangladesh University of Textiles: 26 November
* Bangladesh Agricultural University: 4 November
* Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University: 1 December
* Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University: 8 November
* Sylhet Agricultural University: 17 November
* Chittagong Veterinary and Animal Sciences University: 2 December
* Hajee Mohammad Danesh Science and Technology University: 5 to 8 November
* Shahjalal University of Science and Technology: 18 November
* Jessore University of Science and Technology: 9-10 November
* Pabna University of Science and Technology: 27 October
* Patuakhali Science and Technology University: 20-21 December
* Noakhali Science and Technology University: 3-4 November
* Rangamati Science and Technology University: last week of March, 2018
*Rajshahi University: 22 to 26 October
*Chittagong University: 22 to 30 October
* Islamic University: 25 to 29 November
*Bangladesh University of Professionals: 24-25 November
*Comilla University: 17-18 November
* Jatiya Kabi Kazi Nazrul Islam University: 19 to 23 November
* University of Barisal: 24-25 November
* Begum Rokeya University: 26 to 30 November
*Khulna University: 11 November
* Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Maritime University: 8 December
* Bangladesh Open University: 5 November
The admission process of National University is likely to begin from 24 August.