Thursday, August 9, 2018

JnU entry application through online begins

Rabiul Alam :
Jagannath University (JnU) has launched its new online application process for the applicants of the upcoming admission tests for 2018-19 session. Admission seekers for the various departments can get application forms in the website addressed www.jnu.ac.bd, said JnU officials.
The registration process will be continued till August 27.
The information was released on Thursday (2 August) signed by Register from Public Relations, Information and Publications Department of the university.
Students, who successfully completed SSC or equivalent examinations in 2015 or 2016, HSC/equivalent examinations in 2018 and who fulfill other requirements set by the JnU authorities, will be eligible to take part in the admission tests.
There are three units, For Unit-1 (Science Section) - 825, Unit-2 (Humanities Section) -1270, Unit-3 (Business Section) - 520 seats and special four categories (Music, Fine Arts, Drama and Film and Television Division - Total 150 seats) The total admission test will be held against 2,765 seats.
Meanwhile, from this academic session JnU has decided to drop multiple choice questions (MCQs) from admission test and all others examinations.
JnU is the first public university to take such decision following the government's ban on MCQs from Primary Education Completion to HSC tests amid severe criticism over a spate of question leaks. Vice-Chancellor Prof Mizanur Rahman told Daily New Nation about written exams that
"If there are MCQs, there are scope for forgery. This is avoidable in written tests."