Thank you for your interest in the Undergraduate Programs of BUET. Please read all the steps below to apply. For eligibility to participate in the admission test, different deadlines and other relevant information please carefully read the prospectus (Click here).
Firstly, an applicant shall have to submit a properly filled online application form via the online submission system available through the University website (www.buet.ac.bd) within the stipuleted time period. A recently taken passport size color photograph (approximately 300x350 pixel and maximum 75 KB size) and the signature (either scanned or photographed, approximately 300x80 pixel and maximum 20 KB size) shall have to be uploaded (preferably in the JPG format) at the appropriate place of the submission form.
No writing and no attestation are allowed on this photograph. No illegibility or deformation is allowed in the photograph and signature.
Note that the photograph and signature will be verified in the examination hall.
A “Preview of Application” page of the duly completed application form with photograph and signature will appear when the “Preview” button is clicked. Information given in the application form can be edited, if necessary, by clicking the “Update” button.
The corrected application form with clear photograph and signature can then be submitted finally by clicking the “Submit” button.
The successful submission of the application form will generate a confirmation page where a 5-digit Application Serial No. and other relevant instructions will be given. A PDF version of the “Receipt of Application” will be generated automatically when the “Download Receipt of Application” button at the bottom of the confirmation page is clicked. The applicant should take a print out of this “Receipt of Application” and keep it safe.
In the “Application Form” and “Receipt of Application” of some applicants the following symbols may appear:
E: For applicants having GCE “O” Level / GCE “A” Level certificates and applicants passed from a foreign education board.
T: For tribal applicants.
S: If the information provided by the applicant differs from the information collected from the relevant education board or if no information is found from the board.
R: When the information provided by a tribal applicant differs from the information collected from the relevant education board or if no information is found from the board.
Besides the “Receipt of Application”, a PDF version of the application form will also be generated for these applicants with such symbols. The applicant must take a print out of the application form on one side of white 80 gm (gsm) A4 page (three pages). The first two pages of this 3-page file contain the “Application Form” that has been filled up online, and the third page is the “Receipt of Application Form”. The applicant should keep this application form safe and follow Step 4 for further action.
A. The applicant must pay the application fee through SMS according to their respective group as listed in the table below:
|Group||Division||Fee for Application and Admission Test|
|“KA”||Engineering departments, and Urban and Regional Planning department||Tk. 700/-
(Seven hundred taka only)
|“KHA”||Engineering departments, Urban and Regional Planning department, and Architecture department||Tk. 800/-
(Eight hundred taka only)
B. For SMS, the following procedure should be followed:
i) The applicant shall have to go to the SMS option of the Teletalk pre-paid mobile service and type
BUET<space>Application Serial No.
and then send it to the number 16222. For example, if the applicant’s 5-digit Application Serial No. is 99999, then s/he should type
ii) If the SMS has been sent correctly, a return SMS message with the name of the applicant, the required fee to be paid, and a 8-digit personal identification number (PIN) will be sent to the Teletalk mobile from which the SMS has been sent and also to the applicant’s mobile number that has been provided in the application form. In this return message, the applicant will also be asked to proceed with the payment.
iii) If the applicant agrees, then s/he shall have to type
and send the SMS again to the number 16222. For example, if the applicant’s PIN is 88888888, then s/he should type
BUET YES 88888888
iv) If the applicant has sufficient account balance then the required fee will be deducted and a confirmation SMS will be sent.
If an applicant sends the fee for application, s/he can download a PDF version of the money receipt by clicking the “Download Money Receipt” link at the website and then print it .
Applicants whose “Receipt of Application” is marked by the symbol E, T, S or R (as described in Step 1) must submit the hard copy of the following documents to the Registrar's Office, BUET within the specified date. Submission through any postal/courier service will not be allowed. Any kind of post of application will not be allowed.
i) The printed application form on one side of white 80 gm(gsm) A4 page (3 pages).
ii) Attested photocopies of grade sheet and certificate of SSC or Dhakhil or equivalent examination.
iii) Attested photocopy of grade sheet of HSC or Alim or equivalent examination. Tabulation sheet of HSC or Alim or equivalent examination duly attested by the Principal of the concerned institution will also be accepted.
iv) Printed “Money Receipt”.
v) Printed “Receipt of Application”.
vi) The proof of Bangladeshi citizenship of the tribal applicants and their tribal status. They must submit:
- Certificate from the Chairman of the local Union Parishad
- Certificate from the Morol/Headman/Chief of the relevant tribe.
For the applicants whoose "Receipt of application" is marked by the symbol E, S, T or R (as described in Step 1) only online submission of the application form will not be acceptable; they must also submit the printed copy of the submitted application form along with required documents (as listed in Step 4) within the specified date. Failure to do so will result in the cancellation of the online application.
Inclomplete or erroneous applications will be cancelled. Wrong or false information provided in the application form will lead to the cancellation of the application.
If you experience technical difficulty when applying online, please contact the Admission Section, Registrar’s Office, BUET. If needed email to firstname.lastname@example.org