Exemption from Admission Test

A. All BRACU graduates having a CGPA 3.00 or above are exempted from the written admission test.* 

B. Fields for Exemption of Test**:

  • Applicants of MA ENG/MA TESOL/MBA/MDMP/MDS/MPSM/PPDM will get exemption from the written test if they have the following GRE/GMAT scores:

    i. Graduate Record Examination (GRE):
    Earlier/Old GRE: 450 verbal/550 analytical/650 quantitative
    Revised GRE: 300 total for combined Verbal and Quantitative scores
    or,
    ii. Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT):
    560 total for combined scores

    [GRE & GMAT scores are considered valid for five years after the test date]


     
  • Applicants of MA ENG/ MA TESOL will get exemption from the written test if they have the following IELTS/TOEFL scores:

    i. Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL):
    580 (Paper-based test) or 240 (Computer-based test), 94 (Internet-based test - iBT) 

    ii. International English Language Testing System (IELTS):
    Overall band score of 7.0, with sub scores of 6.0 each

    [IELTS & TOEFL scores are considered valid for two years after the test date]

     
  • Applicants of MS BIO/ MSc CSE /MCA/ MSc EEE will get exemption from the English Composition part of the written test if they have the following IELTS/TOEFL scores: (Note that the applicants must appear in the program-wise sections of the written test)

    i. Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL):
    550 (Paper-based test) or 213 (Computer-based test), 80 (Internet-based test - iBT)

    ii. International English Language Testing System (IELTS):
    Overall band score of 6.5, with sub scores of 6.0 each

    [IELTS & TOEFL scores are considered valid for two years after the test date]

    * & **Appearing in the interview is mandatory for those applicants.