The ratio of students registered for admission tests and available seats at Rajshahi University (RU) is 43:1 for this year’s academic session.
This outstanding ratio number is for the contest of Honours courses for various faculties at RU.
Public Relation Administrator of the University Professor Elias Hossain said: “This year, a total of 1,65,596 students have registered for admission tests for only 3,828 available seats under 8 units”.
Registration process for the tests was open from August 27 till September 14.
The admission test is scheduled to be held from October 19 to October 25.
RU Administration sources said 22,457 students have registered for A-unit under Arts faculty, 18,607 for B-unit under Law Faculty, 21, 957 for C-unit under Science Faculty, 25,271 for D-unit under Business Faculty, 30,165 for E-unit under Social Science Faculty, 16, 790 for F-unit under Life and Earth Faculty, 10,307 for G-unit under Agriculture Faculty, 20,028 for H-unit under Engineering Faculty and the highest number of students registered for E-unit under Social Science faculty.
The details of the admission tests are available at RU website, www.ru.ac.bd.
Registered students will be informed about routine and seat arrangement of the tests by SMS.
This year, two new departments, International Relations (IR) and Banking and Insurance, are launched with 30 and 40 seats available for each department respectively.