Students seeking admission to the
Department of Architecture must be admitted to American International
University-Bangladesh, and have successfully completed all required formalities.
Students from other degree-granting areas of the University and transfer
students from other approved colleges and universities are also accepted.
Transfer students must submit an official catalog containing course descriptions,
an official and detailed transcript showing earned credits and evidence
of good standing for evaluation.
The Office of Admission should
be contacted for current information regarding acceptance of transfer
credits. Students who major in architecture are recommended to take upper
level math, physics, and computer courses (preferably Computer Aided Design).
HOW TO APPLY:
You can choose any of the following
3 ways to apply:
1. Submit information via Online Admission Form.
Go to AIUB Main
Go to the university and purchase a form and fill-up on spot.
2. Download the form, print it, fill-up and then
submit it to the university.
Admission Test for Spring 2006-2007 is on October 19, 2006.
For further detailed
information please Visit:
Admission Information, Admin Building
Kemal Ataturk Avenue Banani,
Phone: 9894229, 8811749,
Ext- 100, 200
Students must be formally admitted to the program prior to registering
for courses. The application for the admission form available in the information/admission
office. Competed applications together with required documents should
be submitted to the admission office.
To sit for the admission test, a student must successfully pass the HSC
examination and must meet the minimum requirements set the by respective
faculty which is subject to revision at any stage. For O'level and A'level
candidates, at least 5 O'level and 2 A'level courses need to be completed
with satisfactory grade to be determined by the respective faculty. The
student who has sat for SSC and HSC has to have an aggregate of 1200 marks
or a minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) in SSC of 3 and in HSC of 2.5.The
student has to submit a set of attested photocopy of all mark sheets and
certificates/testimonials as well as two copies of colored passport size
photographs along with the application form.
The university accepts qualified students who wish to transfer from other
universities that AIUB considers to possess equivalents curriculum and
standard. Transfer applicants must submit official transcripts of all
prior academic records. The university reserves the right in deciding
how many credits (courses) will be transferred. Students on academic probation,
suspension, or dismissal are not eligible for transfer admission
Transfer applicants who have been
out of school for two consecutive semesters or longer must provide the
admission office with a statement describing activities during this period.
International applicants will be admitted with academic credit validation
by the University for Comparable Courses completed in addition, the international
need to provide:
1. Government study permit
2. Original transcript
3. Valid Visa and Financial Statement
Students may temporarily be admitted to the university pending availability
of a particular examination result and transfer of credential. Once the
university receives whatever has been pending, the students will receive
regular admission to the respective faculty. The university reserves full
right of granting or rejecting a prayer for conditional admission.
Orientations for Freshmen
An orientation program for freshmen (parents / guardians may be invited)
will be conducted at the beginning of the semester. Policies and regulations
of the University will be discussed. The office of Student Affairs will
arrange the orientation and formally invite the freshmen.
Retention of Application
Applications for admission will be kept for one year from the original
date of receipt. If the application has not been completed during this
period, it will become invalid. Applications for admission which are completed
and have been acted upon will be kept for one year from the date of acceptance.
If a student does not register for any class during this period, the application
will become invalid. Prior to an application files being invalid, the
applicant will be notified by mail. If the applicant subsequently decides
to enter the program at the University, he/she will be required to reassemble
the entire application file. All documents submitted in connection with
an application become the property of the University.
Registration and enrollment are the process by which one is enrolled as
a student at the university for a particular semester. Registration includes
advisement and course entry and results in a schedule of classes. Enrollment
includes payment of tuition and other charges during a prescribed semester.
Following are the responsibilities of the student:
1. To become familiar
with the university calendar appearing in the Catalog and a number
of other media throughout the university. Familiarity with the calendar
facilitates adherence to the registration process. The process helps
to assure that a student will be enrolled in the required courses.
2. To complete registration according to the university policy and
3. To consult the academic advisor and secure appropriate signatures
on the required forms. This will ensure that proper course sequences
are being followed or the student's curriculum.
In all cases in which a student
has not completed registration by the end of the specified registration
date, a late registration fee will be charged. A student enrolling for
a semester must follow the following procedures:
1. Secure the expected
courses by online pre-registration before the final exam of the
2. Confirm the pre-registration through the online registration
system of the university
3. Pay all required fees within 24 hours of registration. Otherwise,
the registration will become invalid.
Dropping/ Adding or Withdrawing
Students may drop or add courses during the designated drop/add period
on the Academic Calendar. The dropping and adding of courses must be done
using the registration system and maintaining the university policies.
Course withdrawal begins after the end of drop/adds period. Students who
wish to withdraw from an individual course must obtain a course withdrawal
form from the Office of Registration and Records. Adjustment of tuition
fees will be determined by the Accounts Office confirming to the established
policies of the university.