United International University Admission 2022

United International University Admission

United International University- UIU is a private university located in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The government of Bangladesh approved the establishment of United International University in 2003. Financial support came from the United Group, a Bangladeshi business conglomerate.

United International University Admission

United International University Admission

United International University Admission Circular 2022 has been published on University Website https://admission.uiu.ac.bd/Admission/Home.aspx

UIU Undergraduate Admission

A. SCHOOL OF BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS

BBA program is designed to produce graduates with state-of-the-art knowledge, skills, and understanding of the functioning of modern business enterprises. The purpose of the program is to acquaint students with the different business theories and their real-world applications from economic, social, cultural, technological, global, and managerial perspectives. The program is a very rigorous one and is expected to prepare and empower students in pursuing a successful career in business management.

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Admission Requirements

Every applicant, without any exception, must fulfill the admission requirements as laid down by UIU. A higher secondary certificate or its equivalent in science, arts, commerce, or other fields of study is the basic educational requirement.  A minimum GPA of 2.5/2nd division/equivalent grade in SSC and HSC or equivalent public examinations. Students with GPA 2.00 in any examination either SSC or HSC, however, must have a minimum GPA of 6.00 totaling the GPA of both the examinations. Candidates who have passed at least 5 papers in GCE “O” Level and two papers of “A” Level (with Mathematics as one of the subjects) may also apply provided they have obtained minimum 2.5 points (weighted average) in both “O” & “A” level computed according to following scale: A=5, B=4, C=3, D=2 and E=1.

Applications will, however, be evaluated on the basis of both previous academic achievements and admission test scores. Admission test will consist of a written examination on language, mathematics and analytical skills. A student having a minimum score of 1000 (with a minimum of 400 in verbal) SAT may not require to take the BBA admission test (written) administered by the university.

Course Waiver/Transfer Policy

A student must have obtained at least a grade of B or equivalent in a similar course from any reputed university/institution for course waiver/transfer. A student may be allowed maximum course waiver up to 60 credit hours (20 courses) based on the recommendation of the course equivalent committee.

Degree Requirements

The BBA degree requirements are as follows:

(a) Completion of minimum 121 credit hours excluding internship/project for 3 credits

(b) Completion of the internship/project program with at least a ‘C’ grade

(c) Passing of all courses individually and maintaining a minimum CGPA of 2.00

Course Summaries

Duration of the program: 4 years (12 trimesters)

Total credits  : 124
Major areas : 10
1. Marketing
2. Finance and Fintech
3. Accounting 
4. Human Resource Management
5. International Business
6. Management Information System (MIS)
7. Supply Chain Management
8. Business Analytics
9. Technology Management
10. Business Innovations and Entrepreneurship
Minor areas: 2
1. Information Technology
2. Economics

Program structure

Single Major
A. Core Business Courses66 Credits
B. General Education (GED) Courses34 Credits
C. Major Elective Courses21 Credits
D. Internship/Project03 Credits
Total124 Credits
Double Major
A. Core Business Courses66 Credits
B. General Education (GED) Courses34 Credits
C. Major Elective Courses21 Credits
D. Second Major Courses21 Credits
E. Internship/Project03 Credits
Total145 Credits
Second Major in Economics
A. Core Business Courses66 Credits
B. General Education (GED) Courses34 Credits
C. Major Elective Courses21 Credits
D. Economics as major Courses*18 Credits
E. Internship/Project03 Credits
Total142 Credits

                                    *Conditions apply


Minor in Information Technology
A. Core Business Courses66 Credits
B. General Education (GED) Courses34 Credits
C. Major Elective Courses21 Credits
D. Selected MIS Major Courses*12 Credits
E. Internship/Project03 Credits
Total136 Credits

                                    *Conditions apply

Minor in Economics
A. Core Business Courses66 Credits
B. General Education (GED) Courses34 Credits
C. Major Elective Courses21 Credits
D. Selected Economics Courses*15 Credits
E. Internship/Project03 Credits
Total139 Credits

                                    *Conditions apply

The Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) in Accounting & Information Systems is designed by the United International University (UIU) to offer an internationally recognized degree at undergraduate level that will help prepare potential accounting professionals, business executives, entrepreneurs and academics. The program is rigorous with an emphasis on practicalities and skills for immediate use, which offers students a comprehensive education in all major facets of business.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

 A minimum GPA of 2.5/2nd division/equivalent grade in SSC and HSC or equivalent public examinations. Students with GPA 2.00 in any examination either SSC or HSC, however, must have a minimum GPA of 6.00 totaling the GPA of both the examinations. Candidates who have passed at least 5 papers in GCE “O” Level (with Mathematics as one of the subjects) and two papers of “A” Level may also apply provided they have obtained minimum 3.00 points (weighted average) in both “O” level “A” level computed according to following scale: A=5, B=4, C=3, D=2 and E=1.

Applications will, however, be evaluated on the basis of both previous academic achievements and admission test scores. Admission test will consist of a written examination on language, mathematics and analytical skills. A student having a minimum score of 1000 in SAT (with a minimum of 400 in verbal SAT) is exempt from taking the BBA admission test (written) administered by the university.

COURSE WAIVER/TRANSFER POLICY

 A student must have obtained at least a grade of ‘B’ or equivalent in a similar course from any reputed university/institution for course waiver/transfer. A student may be allowed maximum course waiver up to 60 credit hours (20 courses) based on the recommendation of the course equivalence committee.

For BBA in AIS, students partly or fully qualified by professional accounting bodies such as ICMAB, ICAB, CIMA etc. that are members of International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) may be allowed credit transfer up to 10 courses (30 credit hours) in addition to course waiver stated above subject to the approval of the Course Equivalence Committee (CEC) of SoBE.

DEGREE REQUIREMENTS

The BBA in Accounting & Information Systems degree requirements are as follows:

(a)Completion of 121 credit hours

(b)Completion of the internship program (3 credit hours) with at least a ‘C’ grade; and

(c) Passing of all courses individually and maintaining a minimum CGPA of 2.00.

PROGRAM STRUCTURE

The Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) in Accounting & Information Systems program consists of 121 credit hours and an internship/project for 03 credit- hours. Students are required to complete at least 38 courses before enrolling for internship/project program. The university follows a flexible system of course offering. Students may choose the number of courses he/she wants to enroll with consultation of his/her academic adviser. In a given trimester, a student must enroll a minimum of three courses; however, he/she cannot enroll in more than five courses. Exception can be made subject to the approval of the Dean of School of Business & Economics. The following structure provides details of course distribution.

Type of CoursesNo. of CoursesCredit Hours
A. Core Courses2369
B. General Education (GED) Courses1337
C. Open Elective Courses0515
D. Internship/Project       03
Total41124

The Bachelor of Science (BS) in Economics program, designed by United International University, aims at providing the most contemporary and innovative curriculum in the subject based upon a compelling philosophy of teaching that allows students to cope with the changes in the world of economics. At the end of the program each student is expected to demonstrate their learning through a research project paper or internship report.

The main objectives of the BS in Economics program are: a)  to understand the general concepts within Economics; b) Apply qualitative and quantitative reasoning skill to analyse both theoretical and real-world problems; c) Critically evaluate real-world economic problem and the impact of public policy; Develop effective written and Oral communication skill; and e) Demonstrate command of research skill and techniques.

DEGREE REQUIREMENTS

  • A minimum GPA of 2.00
  • Completion of 120 credits
  • A minimum of 60 credits earned at UIU

SPECIALIZATION AREAS

While the students of BS in Economics are equipped with the basics of economic theories through the core courses, the specialization areas are designed to provide additional flexibility in learning and to endow them to compete in the job market with an edge.

United International University has, therefore, chosen the following areas of specialization from applied economics and Business for its students. The specialization areas are:

  1. Quantitative Economics
  2. International Economics and Development
  3. Business Economics
  4. Resource and Environmental Economics
  5. Financial Economics

This approach gives students a better idea of what they can do with economics major and provides specialized training in their fields of interest. However, doing concentration in any of the above areas is not mandatory.

Course/credit requirement

  • Duration of the program : 4 years(12 trimester)
  • Total Credits :  120

Program Structure:

TitleNo. of CoursesCredits
Required GED Courses1028 Credits
Optional GED Courses26 Credits
Core Courses1957 Credits
Open Elective Courses927 Credits
Guided Research/Internship13 Credits
Total41121 Credits

B. SCHOOL OF Science & Engineering

The Civil Engineering department offers an excellent undergraduate program with up-to-date course curriculum, globally adopted Outcome Based Education (OBE) system and state-of-the-art laboratory facilities. The laboratory infrastructure is based on both undergraduate curriculum as well as advanced research. The department has established nine fully functional laboratories namely Strength of Material (SM) Lab, Hydraulics Lab, Engineering Materials Lab, Surveying Lab, Computer Lab, Drafting Studio, Transportation and Traffic Engineering Lab, Geo-Technical Engineering Lab and Environmental Engineering Lab. To ensure excellence education, the department has proficient and experienced faculty members.

  • The Department of Civil Engineering at UIU offers all the necessary facilities to encourage your learning: including magnificent building/classrooms, library, access to modern laboratoriesELMS (an electronic communicating system for interactive learning), access to electronic resources etc.
  • It offers you Internship program and Hands-on training on Civil Engineering practices
  • It will equip you with the skills needed to become a future leader in Civil Engineering.
  • You will be provided with a good number of scholarships (up to 100% tuition fee waiver) depending on merit. (More about scholarships at UIU)
  • Extra-curricular activities are arranged through a number of students’ clubs and forums for your self-development.
  • You’ll have a vast opportunity to work in the public and private sectors. UIU will help you with your career building through Internship Placement, Job Placement and Job search, and relevant workshops and seminars (More about CCC).

Great opportunity for you to build the future from one of the Top Ranked Private University in Bangladesh according to QS Asia Ranking 2019, 2020 & 2021.

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Engineering primarily involves the study of a number of core courses, which every CSE graduate should know, and a significant number of courses from specialized areas. Core courses build the foundation and specialized courses prepare the students for the specific areas of Computer Science and Engineering. To understand the underpinning theory of the courses of Computer Science and Engineering, a number of courses on Mathematics and Basic Science have been felt mandatory to be included in the syllabus. In addition, some social science, management, accounting, economics, and communication-skills development related courses have been incorporated to make the syllabus a balanced and reasonably complete one. The objective of this undergraduate program in Computer Science and Engineering is to develop skilled and competent graduates to meet the current and future needs at home and abroad.


DEGREE REQUIREMENTS

The B.Sc. in CSE degree requirements will be as follows:

  1. Completion of 136.0 credit hours
  2. Completion of the project with at least a ‘C’ grade
  3. Passing of all courses individually and maintaining a minimum CGPA of 2.0.

Summary of Course Curriculum

#GroupTheoryLaboratoryFinal Year Design ProjectTotal
1Language6.06.0
2General Education14.014.0
3Basic Sciences6.01.07.0
4Mathematics12.012.0
5Other Engineering9.01.010.0
6Core Courses51.014.065.0
7Elective Courses15.015.0
8University Required Courses2.02.0
9Final Year Design Project6.06.0
 Total113.018.06.0137.0

Currently the EEE department offers B.Sc. degree in the following two areas:

  1. Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE)
  2. Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering (ETE)

Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE)

Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Electronic Engineering involves primarily the study of a number of core courses as well as some courses from a number of specialized areas. Core courses build the foundation of Electrical and Electronic Engineering. UIU has set forth four areas of specialization, namely, Electronics, Communication, Computer and Power. Students should take at least three courses from a specializing area in order to make that area his/ her major concentration. Students should also take courses from areas other than their chosen major area of concentration to ensure that their knowledge is not confined to a particular major area of concentration. To understand the underpinning theory of the courses of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, a number of courses on Mathematics and basic science, e.g., Physics, Chemistry, etc., have been felt mandatory to include in the syllabus. In addition, social science, management, accounting, economics and communication skills development related courses have been incorporated to make the syllabus a balance one and reasonably complete.

DEGREE REQUIREMENTS

Each student has to fulfill the following requirements for the completion of the B.Sc. in EEE:
(a) Completion of 142.0 credit hours
(b) Successful completion of the “Capstone Project” and either of “Internship” and “Industrial Training”
(c) Passing of all courses individually and maintaining a minimum CGPA of 2.00

Bachelor of Science in Electronic  and Telecommunication Engineering (ETE)

Rapid development in the fields of electronics and communication over the last decade has made Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering an emerging field of specialization. Bachelor of Science in Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering primarily involves the study of a number of core courses as well as significant number of courses from specialized areas which every electronic and telecommunication engineer should know. Although this program is a specialized one, still there is a scope of optional courses in the final year for the students to choose other subjects of further interest. Core courses build the foundation whereas specialized courses prepare the students for the specific areas of electronic and communication. To understand the underpinning theory of the courses of electronic and Telecommunication Engineering, a number of courses of Mathematics and basic science, e.g. Physics, Chemistry etc. have been felt mandatory to include in the syllabus. In addition social science, management, accounting, economics and communication-skills development related courses have been incorporated to make the syllabus balanced and reasonably complete one. The objective of the undergraduate program in Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering is to develop skilled and competent graduates to meet the current and future needs at home and abroad. After the completion of the telecommunication, semiconductor processing, circuit design etc. and can also pursue higher studies to involve in the state-of-the-art research.

DEGREE REQUIREMENTS

The requirements for the B.Sc. in ETE are:
(a) Completion of 143.5 credit hours
(b) Completion of the the project with at least a ‘C’ grade
(c) Passing of all courses individually and maintaining a minimum CGPA of 2.00

C. School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SoHSS)

Special features of BSS (Hons.) in Environment and Development Studies program:

  • Interdisciplinary knowledge of environment and development
  • Develop knowledge and skills through active learning
  • Strong focus on practical study to enhance research skills
  • Scope of Residential Field Study/partial semester work
  • Well-equipped Lab and Library facilities
  • Opportunity to become academician, scientist or professional
  • Up to 100% Scholarship opportunity
  • Opportunity to participate in the National and International Conferences
  • Opportunity to take part in the various national and international seminars, workshops and trainings.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Minimum qualification for admission in ‘BSS (Hons.) in Environment and Development Studies’:

Bangladeshi Students

  1. A minimum GPA of 2.5/2nd division/equivalent grade in SSC and HSC or equivalent public examinations. Students with GPA 2.00 in any examination either SSC or HSC, however, must have a minimum GPA of 6.00 totaling the GPA of both the examinations. The students, who are sons/daughters of freedom fighters, will be eligible for getting admission if they have a minimum GPA of 5.00 totaling the GPA of SSC and HSC Examinations.
  2. O-level students must have completed a minimum of 7 subjects, and A-level students must have completed 2 subjects. In both examinations, students must have Average Grade Point of 4.00 (‘B’ Grade) in four subjects and 3.50 (‘C’ Grade) in 3 subjects.
  3. Acceptable score in UIU Admission Test.
  4. Admission Test is not required for GPA 5.00 holders in HSC/equivalent level of exams.

International Students 

  1. Have successfully completed their higher secondary education (12 years of schooling)
  2. At least 50% marks or an equivalent grade of their own education system.
  3. O-level students must have completed a minimum of 7 subjects, and A-level students must have completed 2 subjects. In both examinations, students must have Average Grade Point of 4.00 (‘B’ Grade) in four subjects and 3.50 (‘C’ Grade) in 3 subjects. If the applicant’s previous medium of instruction is not English, TOEFL/IELTS scores are required.

Credit Requirements 

For the achievement of BSS degree in Environment and Development Studies, a student has to complete 123 credits, with 31 courses of 3 credits each, 6 courses of 4 credits and thesis/research monograph of 6 credits. Students must complete 06 compulsory (general) courses, 03 compulsory foundational courses, 17 Core Courses, 11 Elective Courses. A student has to choose either Individual Research/Practicum or Internship.

Structure of Syllabus of BSS (Hons.) in Environment and Development Studies program

TitleNumber of CoursesNumber of Credits
Compulsory (General) courses618
Compulsory Foundation Courses312
Core Courses1754
Elective Courses1133
Individual Research/ Practicum/Internship16
Total38123

DEGREE REQUIREMENTS

Each student has to fulfill the following requirements for the completion of the EDS program.
(a) Completion of 123.0 credit hours
(b) Passing of all courses individually and maintaining a minimum CGPA 2.00

UNDERGRADUATE ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

 The minimum qualification for admission into an undergraduate program is:
  1. A minimum GPA of 2.5/2nd division/equivalent grade in SSC and HSC or equivalent public examinations. Students with GPA 2.00 in any examination either SSC or HSC, however, must have a minimum GPA of 6.00 totalling the GPA of both the examinations.
  2. O-level students must have completed a minimum of 5 subjects with Average Grade Point of 2.50 or above and A-level students a minimum of 2 subjects with Average Grade Point of 2.00 or above (scale A=5, B=4, C=3, D=2, E=1)
  3. For admission to BSEEE/CSE/Civil Engineering programs, students must have had Physics and Mathematics in HSC/A-Level or equivalent level.
  4. The students, who are sons/daughters of freedom fighters, will be eligible for getting admission if they have a minimum GPA of 5.00 totalling the GPA of SSC and HSC Examinations. Such students, however, have to submit the copy of authenticated Certificate as the proof of his/her father/mother’s identity as a freedom fighter.
  5. Acceptable score in UIU Admission Test.
  6. Admission Test is not required for GPA 5.00 holders in H.S.C/equivalent level of exams for getting admission to an undergraduate program.
  7. Credit-transferred students will be able to get admission to an undergraduate/graduate program of UIU without Admission Test.

Direct Admission Eligibility

  1. For getting admission to undergraduate programs, admission test is not required for GPA 5.00 holders in HSC/Equivalent exams.  Moreover, GPA 5.00 holders can avail 25% to  50% tuition fee waiver based on HSC results.
  2. An admittee with five (5) A’s in the O-level and 1 A’s & 1 B’s in A-level will receive 100% tuition fee waiver. Admittees into any of the SoSE programs, in addition to the policy mentioned above, must have taken Physics and Mathematics in the A-level program and score at least a ‘B’ in either Physics or Mathematics to be eligible for a 100% tuition fee waiver.
  3. An admittee with five (5) A’s in the O-level and two (2) B’s in the A-level will receive 50% tuition fee waiver. Admittees into any of the SoSE programs, in addition to the policy mentioned above, must have passed Physics and Mathematics in the A-level program.
  4. An admittee with four (4) A’s in the O-level will receive 25% tuition fee waiver. An admittee into any of the SoSE programs, in addition to the policy mentioned above, must have a passing grade in Physics and Mathematics in the A-  level program.
  5. Credit-transferred students will be able to get admission to an undergraduate/graduate program of UIU without Admission Test.
  6. A minimum SAT-1 score of 1000 

UIU Graduate Admission

A. SCHOOL OF BUSINESS AND ECONOMICS

During the last few decades, the global business environment changed more than ever before. Globalization, increasing competition, technological advancement, service orientation and multicultural workplace made the business environment more complex. As a result, there has been a major change in the nature of managerial skills required to take up the challenge of today’s business. The MBA program of UIU aims at developing the requisite skills of successful managers in the present business environment. It is an evening program. Classes start at 6.30 pm and end at 9.30 pm.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATION FOR ADMISSION

The candidates must fulfill the following requirements for admission in the MBA program.
1. Must have a Bachelor degree in any discipline from any recognized university.
2. Must attain the qualifying mark in the admission test to be conducted by the university.
3. Must attain a minimum score of 6.0 for the performance in the previous academic degree programs.

DEGREE REQUIREMENTS

(a) A student must earn credits for at least 20 courses (60 credit hours) for graduation. The residency
requirement is 30 credit hours.

(b) The student must secure a minimum CGPA of 2.

COURSE WAIVER AND CREDIT TRANSFER

A student must have obtained at least a grade of B or equivalent in a similar course from any reputed institution for getting a course waiver. Course waiver is allowed only for the ten foundation level courses. Maximum allowed credit hours for course waiver/credit transfer is 30. However, for MBA in Professional Accounting, students partly or fully qualified by professional accounting bodies (such as ICAB, ICMAB, CIMA, etc.) that are members of the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) may be allowed waiver/credit transfer of the core courses, and concentration area course subject to approval of the Course Equivalence Committee (CEC) of SOBE. The waived/transferred credits for MBA in Professional Accounting must not exceed 60% of the total credits of the program.

A student can re-take a course if s/he achieved below- ‘A’ Grade in that course.

 CLASS ATTENDANCE REQUIREMENT 

Each and every student is required to attend the class regularly. To be eligible for the final examination of a course, a student must have to attend 80% of the classes of the course.

COURSE DROP/ WITHDRAWAL

A student can withdraw himself/ herself from a course within one week after the beginning of the trimester with full refund. There is no refund for any withdrawal after this deadline. No withdrawal is allowed after eight weeks from the beginning of the trimester.

CURRENT PROGRAM STRUCTURE
Level of CoursesNumber of CoursesCredits
Foundation Courses1030
Fixed Core Courses0309
Flexible Core Courses0206
Concentration Area Courses*0412
Integrative Course0103
TOTAL2060

*Students are allowed to take one Open Elective Course in lieu of one Concentration Area course. Students interested to take a dissertation are required to complete only two courses from the concentration area.

During the last few decades, the global business environment changed more than ever before. Globalization, increasing competition, technological advancement, service orientation and multicultural workplace made the business environment more complex. As a result, there has been a major change in the nature of managerial skills required to take up the challenge of today’s business. The MBA program of UIU aims at developing the requisite skills of successful managers in the present business environment. It is mainly an evening program. Classes start at 6.30 pm and end at 9.30 pm except on Friday when classes start at 3.30 pm and end at 6.30.

ADMISSION

The candidates must fulfill the following requirements for admission in the Executive MBA program.

  1. The candidates must fulfill the following requirements for admission in the Executive MBA program.
  2. Should have minimum job experience of 2 years at the executive level.
  3. Must attend and pass the viva voce to be conducted by the university.

DEGREE REQUIREMENTS

  1. A student must earn credits for at least 15 courses of 3 credit hours each (45 credit hours) for graduation. The minimum residency requirement is 30 credit hours.
  2. The student must secure a minimum CGPA of 2.0.

COURSE WAIVER

A student must have obtained at least a grade of B or equivalent in a similar course from any reputed institution for course waiver. Course waiver is allowed only for the foundation level courses. A student may be allowed course waiver up to 15 credit hours (5 courses).

A student can re-take a course if s/he achieved below A Grade in that course.

CLASS ATTENDANCE REQUIREMENT


Each and every student is required to attend the class regularly. To be eligible for the final examination of any course, a student must have to attend 80% of the classes of the course.

COURSE DROP/ WITHDRAWAL


A student can withdraw himself/ herself from a course within one week after the beginning of the trimester with full refund. There is no refund for any withdrawal after this deadline. No withdrawal is allowed after eight weeks from the beginning of the trimester.

PROGRAM STRUCTURE (Spring 2021-Current)
Level of CoursesNumber of CoursesCredits
Foundation Courses0618
Fixed Core Courses0309
Flexible Core Courses0206
Concentration Area Courses0309
Integrative Course0103
Total1545

Master of Science(MS) in Economics at UIU is designed to equip students to pursue higher studies in Economics in any North American or equivalent universities.  A conscious emphasis is given in teaching applied economics courses to help our graduates meet the challenges of designing and evaluating policies. This blend is unique in Bangladesh and will help in grooming our graduates for policy level jobs.

DEGREE REQUIREMENT

(a)   A minimum CGPA of 2.0

(b)   Completion of 30 credits

COURSE /CREDIT REQUIREMENTS AND PROGRAM DURATION

MS in Economics is a 30 credit program with option for a research monograph or an MS Thesis at the end.  Ideally it should take one year to complete the course requirements plus one semester to complete the thesis/research monograph.

COMPONENTS OF THE PROGRAM

There are three components of the program :

  1. Core Course (4 x 3 = 12 credits)
  2. Elective Economics Courses (4 x 3 = 12 credits)
  3. Thesis(1x 6= 6  credits)/ Research Paper (1 x 3= 3 credits)*

*Students opting for Research Paper shall have to do 5 elective economics courses.

Course/credit requirement

  • Duration of the program : 4 trimester
  • Total Credits : 30 credits

Program Structure:

TitleNumber of CoursesNumber of Credits
Core Courses412 Credits
Elective Economics Courses (choose any four or five)4 or 512/15 Credits
Thesis/Research13/ 6 Credits 
Total9/1030 Credits

The Master in International Human Resource Management (MIHRM) program has been designed to comprehend the existing perspective of human resource professionals of Bangladesh and beyond to help and guide the local and global workforce. This program combines a mix of theory and practice and prepares students to work as HR professionals or people management within the global organizations. By studying this program, students will receive the grounding in the field of international HRM with a specific focus on its’ development into a strategic function within global organizations. As well as developing a comparative awareness of the various elements of HR practices.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

The minimum qualification for admission to this program will be as follows:

  1. A bachelor degree from a recognized university with a minimum GPA of 2.50 or above in a scale of 4.00, or at least second divisions/classes in all previous public exams;
  2. Applicant must pass the university admission test.
  • Applicant must face one-to-one interview for final selection. Practicing HR professionals will be given preference.

DEGREE REQUIREMENTS

A candidate will have to complete 42 credit hours including 3 credit hours project/dissertation to get MIHRM degree. It is required to maintain a minimum CGPA of 2.00 out of 4 throughout the program in order to fulfill the minimum degree requirement. A student must complete at least 50 percent of the total courses in order to be eligible for certificate awarding from this university defined as residency requirement.

GRADING POLICY

UIU Grading Policy will be applicable for this MIHRM program.

COURSE WAIVER & CREDIT TRANSFER

A student may avail waiver/credit transfer for a maximum of 6 (six) courses from foundation and optional courses. Credit transfer in cases of transferred students from recognized universities locally and globally may be allowed.

BBA/MBA graduates, PGDHRM certificate holders and equivalent degree holders from any university/institution recognized by Government may get waiver/credit transfer from maximum 6 (six) courses from foundation and optional courses in MIHRM program. However, a candidate must secure minimum “B” grade or CGPA 3.00 in the scale of 4.00 to get waiver/credit transfer in MIHRM program.

PROGRAM STRUCTURE

LevelsNumber of CoursesCredits
Foundation618
Core412
Optional*412
TOTAL1442

B. SCHOOL OF SCIENCE & ENGINEERING

United International University (UIU) has been running its M.Sc. in Computer Science and Engineering program very successfully since its inception and has attracted not only fresh undergraduates but also a handful number of ICT professionals from the industry. Due to the rapidly changing nature of the subject, it has become urgent to make a number of changes in the existing syllabus in order to meet the local and global market demand. Especially a number of courses related to Communication Engineering and Intelligent Computing have been added to the existing syllabus. In addition, courses have been distributed into six major areas and UIU is the very first Private University in Bangladesh to do such major-based M.Sc programs. After incorporating all the necessary changes, the modified syllabus is hereby submitted to the University Grants Commission for kind approval.

Facilities for MSCSE Program, UIU

  • Friday/Saturday Classes only (No class at Night), and UIU bus from Notun bazar to Campus (free of cost)
  • No admission test for UIU Ex-student, and 25% tuition fee waiver
  • At least two colleagues in the same organization will get 25% tuition fee waiver
  • Tuition fee Waiver for freedom fighter quota (100% Tuition waiver)
  • 20% tuition fee waiver for siblings, husband-wife
  • 25% scholarship based on HSC, Undergraduate and Masters [if applicable] result
  • Scholarship based on MSCSE, UIU Trimester result (100%, 50%, 25%)
  • Tribal students 25% tuition fee waiver
  • Programming contest or physics/Math/Informatics Olympiad participants 75%-100% Tuition fee waiver
  • A UIU family member will get 40% tuition fee waiver if service is more than 3 years
  • A government employee will get 25% tuition fee waiver
  • A defense personnel (Army, Navy, AirForce) will get 25% tuition fee waiver

 A. Admission Requirements:

Individuals who hold a Bachelor’s degree in any academic discipline from a recognized university having CGPA not less than 2.0 will be considered for admission into the Master of Science in Computer Science and Engineering program. Students who have weak undergraduate grades or have not come from CS/CSI/CSE/EEE/Applied Physics background will be required to take a number of prerequisite courses (list enclosed) as decided by the Department of Computer Science and Engineering. Applicants without Science group in HSC (Higher Secondary School) or equivalent level will not be considered for MSCSE UIU admission.   The applicant’s undergraduate grade point average (GPA), GRE score and work experience will be considered in the admission process. A personal interview will be encouraged and may be required. Upon acceptance, students will receive a copy of their planned academic program. Students are encouraged to meet periodically with the Program Director to discuss academic progress, career placement and special needs.

B. Degree Requirements

A total of minimum 36 credit hours of graduate course work with a minimum GPA of 2.0 are required to earn the M.Sc. in CSE degree. Students may belong to thesis, project or course only group. Thesis group students should take 18 credit hours course work and 18 credit hours thesis. Project group students should take 30 credit hours course work and 6 credit hours project. Course only group students should take 36 credit hours course work.  At least 39 contact hours constitute a 3 credit hour course. To get MSCSE degree (Thesis, Project, Course) with Major (Software Engineering, Intelligent Computing, Network and Communication Engineering, Data Science, Cyber Security, Business Intelligence), a student must fulfill the requirements of that major. If any student does not follow the major track requirements, he/she will get MSCSE degree without major. In addition to class work, students have to engage themselves intensively in course-based laboratory works. From the MSCSE 181 Batch and onwards, all students of MSCSE, UIU must complete CSE 6093: Research Methodology and Technical Writing course outside of his/her major track courses. Besides, CSE 6167: Special Topic-I and CSE 6169: Special Topic-II must not be taken for more than one time during the whole MSCSE period in UIU (applicable from 181 MSCSE Batch). Students who have weak undergraduate grades or have not come from CS/CSE/EEE/Applied Physics background will be required to take a number of prerequisite courses (list enclosed) as decided by the Department of Computer Science and Engineering.

C. School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SoHSS)

An 18 months long 39 credit hours MDS program focuses on Interdisciplinary Education and Research. Students have scope to get engaged in collaborative research projects; participate in International Conference on Sustainable Development held in February every year at UIU; produce and publish articles jointly with UIU Faculty; build networks with development organizations, research and education institutions through participation in forums and seminars; and field study.

Admission Requirements

  • Candidates must have a bachelor degree with a second class/division or CGPA 2.00 or above in a scale of 4.00 in any discipline from a recognized public or private university.

Credit Requirements 

For MDS degree, a student has to complete 39 credits, with 11 courses of 3 credits eachand thesis of 6 credits. Students have to complete 09 (Nine) Core Courses, which are mandatory and 02 (Two) Elective Courses (6 credits). Student must take two [additional] Elective Courses if she/he does not opt for Thesis.

Course and Credit Structure of MDS program

Core CoursesElective Courses (any two)
Course CodeCourse TitleCreditsCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
MDS 501Economics for Development3MDS 521Development Organization and Management3
MDS 503Sociology & Social Anthropology of Development3MDS 550Micro finance: Theory, Principles and Performance 3
MDS 505The Political Economy of Underdevelopment3MDS 605Public Policy Analysis, Approaches and Techniques3
MDS 510Sustainable Development: Policies & Tools3MDS 622Governance and Development Management3
MDS 511Philosophy and Forms of Development and Governance3MDS 640Environmental Impact Assessment3
MDS 530Program and Project Analysis and Design3MDS 682Gender and Development3
MDS 633Poverty Analysis and Programs3THESIS
MDS 686Disaster Management3MDS 698Thesis6
MDS 690Research Methodology and Tools for Development 3   
Total Credits39

GRADUATE ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

 The minimum qualification for admission into the graduate program is:

GRADUATE ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

 The minimum qualification for admission into the graduate program is:
  1. A relevant undergraduate degree from a recognized university with a GPA of 2.00 or above in a scale of 4.0
  2. A relevant Bachelor Degree with at least second divisions/classes in all previous exams.
  3. Students completing undergraduate programs from UIU having a minimum CGPA of 2.00 will be eligible to get admission to any graduate programs without appearing at the Admission Test.
  4. Credit-transferred students will be able to get admission to an undergraduate/graduate program of UIU without Admission Test.
  5. Different departments may have some additional requirements.
  6. Some students may be required to complete some additional preparatory courses at UIU before they start their Master’s programs.

Direct Admission Eligibility

Admission Test is not required for getting admission to any Master’s program for the students graduated from UIU.

Online Direct Admission Procedure:

Online application process remains open and interested students are encouraged to apply.

  1. For Direct Admission required conditions are to be fulfilled
  2. Purchase Admission Form from online (admission.uiu.ac.bd)
  3. Fill-in the Form properly. (For help: http://www.uiu.ac.bd/admission/admission-procedure/online-procedure/)
  4. Write an application to the Registrar seeking direct admission. [Please mention i) Results of all your Previous Exams ii) Desired Program Name iii) Payment ID No. & iv) Cell Number v) Students who have achieved degrees (Undergraduate or Graduate) from UIU please mentioned your UIU Student ID in the application].
  5. Send the application to Deputy Registrar (Admission) nazmul@admin.uiu.ac.bd. For any query, please contact: +8801759039451, +8801759039498, +8801759039465
  6. After verification, you will get Student ID and payment instruction through SMS.
  7. After depositing the Admission Fee (Tk. 17,000.00), you will get a Confirmation SMS.
  8. Before starting the classes, you have to submit attested photocopies of all Certificates, Transcripts/Mark Sheets, Testimonials, your own National ID Card/Birth Registration Certificate/Copy of PassportNational ID Card of your Father/Mother, 2 (two) copies of recent passport-sized photograph & 1 (one) copy of stamp-sized photograph (which you uploaded online). 

Last date of Direct Admission for all programs: 26th January 2022.    

UIU Admission Notice

Admission Notice for Spring 2022 Trimester & Spring 2022 Semester

 ProgramLast Date & Time of Form CollectionLast Date & Time of Form SubmissionType of SelectionResult published Date & Time.
Undergraduate ProgramsBBA, BBA In AIS, BSECO, BSSEDS, CSE, EEE, Civil5th February (Saturday) 2022 upto 10:00 PM5th February (Saturday) 2022 upto 11:30 PMBased on Previous Exam Results7th February (Monday) 2022 at 5:00 PM
Graduate ProgramsMBA, EMBA, MIHRM, MSECO, MDS, MSCSE-Do--Do--Do--Do-

*  Last date of Direct Admission for all programs: 26th January 2022.  

** Classes of all undergraduate & graduate programs (Spring 2022) will start from February 15, 2022 (Tuesday).

The students graduated from the Universities mentioned are not eligible to apply for admission

1. America Bangladesh University

2. Darul Ihsan University

3. Queens University

4. IBAIS University

Documents are Required at the time of Admission

1. Photocopies with attestation of all certificates, marks sheet (For Diploma students all semester’s mark sheets), testimonials, Students own National ID Card/  Birth Certificate/Passport copy, National ID Card of Father/Mother, 2 years’ Job Experience Certificate for EMBA Program, 2 copies of recent passport size & 1 copy of stamp size photograph (which you uploaded online) are required to be submitted during admission time.
2. The signature of Father / Mother / Guardian is mandatory on the Admission Form. If anyone puts his / her signature as a guardian, the photocopy of National Id Card of the signatory has to be submitted in the Admission Office.

Admission Test Syllabus

* School of Business & Economics: A One-hour & Twenty minutes (Appx.) admission test consisting of essay and multiple-choice questions in English (Grammar, Reading Comprehension), SAT1/SSC syllabus based Mathematics (Quantitative, Arithmetic, Elementary Algebra, Commonly known concepts of Geometry), Short Essay writing.
School of Science & Engg. A two-hour admission test (Appx.) consisting of essay or paragraph and multiple-choice questions in English (Grammar, Reading Comprehension), HSC syllabus based Mathematics & Physics.
* MBA: A One-hour admission test consisting of three sections (i) Multiple-choice questions in English (Grammar, Reading Comprehension),  (ii)  Multiple-choice questions in Mathematics (Quantitative, Arithmetic, Elementary Algebra, Commonly known concepts of Geometry), (iii) Short Essay writing.
 * EMBA, MSCSE, MSECO & MDS: Students are required to attend Viva Voce and shall have to bring all Academic Certificates, Transcripts & Job Experience Certificates at the time of Viva Voce.
Acceptable score in UIU admission test.  Successful applicants must complete admission procedures within a specified date, which will be mentioned in the Admission Test Result notification.
*UIU reserves the right to change the policies, fees, curricula, or any other information without any prior notice and to cancel programs and courses.*

Collection of Admission Form

Admission Form is available at UIU Admission Office in working days between 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. on payment of Tk. 1000/= (non-refundable).

* Admission Form is also available on On-line. (admission.uiu.ac.bd)

United International University Address

United City, Madani Avenue, Badda, Dhaka,

Dhaka 1212

Bangladesh.

Admission Office: +8801759039498, +8801759039465, +8801759039451, +8801914001470


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