The merit list of the students of all the departments applying for admission in the first year of graduation (honors) in the academic year 2020-21 of Jagannath University has been published. The first merit list of the students nominated for admission in the designated seats of different departments will be published on Wednesday.
The merit list was published on the official website of the university as per the decision of the seventh meeting of the Central Admissions Committee in the meeting room of the Vice-Chancellor on Tuesday. Later, it was informed in a notification of the public relations department of the university that the merit list of 23 thousand 955 students in A unit, 9 thousand 940 students in B unit, and 6 thousand 62 students in C unit has been published.
The meeting was chaired by the Vice-Chancellor of the University Prof. Imdadul Haque and was attended by Treasurer Kamaluddin Ahmed, Deans of different faculties, Registrar, Director (Student Welfare), Director (ICT), and Proctor among others.
According to university sources, a group of 20 general, science and technology public universities have taken part in the integrated admission test and students who have passed SSC or equivalent in 2016 or 2017 and HSC or equivalent in 2020 have got the opportunity to apply for admission.
This year, a total of 2,065 students will get admission in the university. A total of 625 students in 13 departments of the Science Department of the Faculty of Science and Life and Earth Sciences of the University; A total of 1,260 people in two institutes and 15 departments in the B unit of the humanities department of the Institute of Arts, Social Sciences, Law, Education, and Research and the Institute of Modern Languages; A total of 520 students will be admitted in four departments of the Faculty of Business Studies and 150 students in four specialized departments.