Chittagong Independent University
Admission
ADMISSION CALENDAR & OTHER IMPORTANT DATES
Autumn-2022 (Undergraduate & Graduate)
Aug. 17
Classes End
Aug. 21-25

Final Exams
Sep. 05
Grades due at Controller of Exams. Office & Official end of Summer 2022
Sep. 04 - 05
CIU Admission Festival
( For Autumn- 2022)
Sep. 12 Application Deadline
( For Autumn-2022 admissions)
Sep. 13
Admission Test ( Written )
{10: 00 am to 11: 30 am}
Sep. 13
Admission Interview ( Viva ) {12: 00 pm to 2: 00 pm}
Sep. 13
Admission Test result
(after 5: 00 pm)
Sep. 14
Payment of Admission Bill followed by Advising (New Students)
{10: 00 am to 1: 00 pm}
Sep. 11 - 15
Returning students Registration / Advising (Returning Students) [U/G] {10: 00 am to 1: 00 pm }
Sep. 11 - 12
Returning students Registration / Advising (Returning Students) [Graduate]
{10: 00 am to 01: 00 pm}
Sep. 15
Orientation Program (Autumn-2022) {11: 00 am}
Sep. 18
Classes Commence
Oct. 30 - Nov. 03
Mid-Term Exams
Nov. 10
Last date of withdrawal from courses
Dec. 08
Classes End
Dec. 11-15

Final Exams
Dec. 29
Grades due at Controller of Exams. Office & Official end of Autumn 2022

Tuition Fees

BBA Fee Structure

Total Credit Hours: 133
Course Duration: 4 Years
Details Amount (BDT.) Total Amount (BDT.)
Admission Fee (Once in 4 years) 15,000 15,000
Activity Fees for semester (Total: 12 Semesters) 5,000 X 12 60,000
Tuition Fee 4,000 x 133 Credits 5, 32,000
Total Amount (In words: Taka Six Lac Seven Thousand only) 6, 07,000

CIU also offers Merit Scholarship/ Tuition fees scholarship in the following categories:

  • Academic Board Merit Scholarship (30% to 100%)
    For National Curriculum Students:
    Assessment Bar for the Scholarships based on their academic board results (SSC & HSC examination) are as follows:
    GPA total in SSC & HSC Scholarship on tuition fees
    3.60-3.69 30%
    3.70 – 3.79 50%
    3.80 – 3.89 75%
    3.90 – 4.0 100%

    For English Medium Curriculum Students:
    Students who have earned at least 3 (Three) “A” grades together in O’& A’ level examinations are eligible to get 100% tuition fees Scholarship.
    Academic Board Merit Scholarship will be awarded only for the first semester/ term.
  • Merit based Scholarship (for CIU students based on CGPA):
  • Scholarships based on CIU CGPA is mentioned below:

    3.90 – 4.0 100%
    3.80 – 3.89 75%
    3.70 – 3.79 50%
    3.60-3.69 30%

  • Need cum merit based financial aid (20% to 75%). * Conditions apply
  • 100% Offspring of Freedom Fighter Scholarship.
  • 100% Scholarship of Ethnic Minorities/Students from Remote Areas.
  • 50% Siblings tuition fees scholarship
  • 50% Scholarship of CIU employee/dependent category.

B.Sc Engineering Fee Structure

Total Credit Hours: 140
Course Duration: 4 Years
Program Total Credit Hours Total Amount (BDT.)
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science & Engineering (CSE) 140 4, 95, 000
Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE) 140 4, 95, 000
Bachelor of Science in Electronic and Telecommunication Engineering (ETE) 140 4, 95, 000

Details Fee Structure

Details Amount (BDT.) Total Amount (BDT.)
Admission Fee (Once in 4 years) 15,000 15,000
Activity Fees for semester (Total: 12 Semesters) 5,000 X 12 60,000
Tuition Fee (per Credit) 4,000 x 140 5, 60, 000
Total Amount 6, 35, 000
25% FlatWaiver( 5,60,000 × 25% ) - 1, 40,000
Grand Total (In words: Taka Four Lac Ninety Five Thousand Only) 4, 95, 000

CIU also offers Merit Scholarship/ Tuition fees scholarship in the following categories:

  • GPA 5.00 holders (with optional subject or without optional subject) both in SSC & HSC examinations will get 100% tuition fees Scholarship if they successfully qualify at the CIU admission Test/interview;
  • Students who have earned at least 3 (Three) ''A'' grades together in O' & A' level examinations are eligible to get 100% tuition fees Scholarship if they successfully qualify at the CIU admission Test/interview;
  • 50% Siblings tuition fees scholarship
  • 50% Spouse tuition fees scholarship
  • 50%Tuition fees scholarship for dependent of CIU employee
  • 100% Offspring of Freedom Fighter Scholarship.
  • 100% Scholarship of Ethnic Minorities/Students from Remote Areas.
  • Need cum merit based financial aid (20% to 75%). * Conditions apply

Scholarships based on CIU CGPA is mentioned below:

3.60 – 3.69 30%
3.70 – 3.79 50%
3.80 – 3.89 75%
3.90 – 4.0 100%

B.Sc. Engineering Program (Diploma Holders)

Total Credit Hours: 140 (10 credits are to be waived from 140 Credits for 4 year Diploma Engineering Degree Holder)
Course Duration: 3.5 Years

Details Fee Structure

Details Amount (BDT.) Total Amount (BDT.)
Admission Fee (Once in 3.5 years) 15,000 15,000
Activity Fees for semester (Total: 10 Semesters) 5,000 X 10 50,000
Tuition Fee (per Credit) 4,000 x 130 5, 20, 000
Total Amount 5, 85, 000
50% Tuition Scholarship (5, 20,000*50%) - 2, 60, 000
Special Exemption for 1st & 2nd batch of students (Activity Fee) - 50, 000
Grand Total (In words: Taka Two Lac Seventy Five thousand only) 2, 75, 000

BA (Hons.) in English Fee Structure

Concentration in:

  • English Literature
  • Language & English Language Teaching (L&ELT)

Total Credits: 141
Course Duration: 4 Years
Details Amount (BDT.) Total Amount (BDT.)
Admission Fee (Once in 4 years) 15,000 15, 000
Activity Fees for semester (Total: 12 Semesters) 5,000 X 12 60, 000
Tuition Fee 4,000 x 141 Credits 5, 64, 000
Total Amount 6, 39,000
50% Waiver on Tuition Fee (-) 2, 82,000
Total Fee for English Program 3, 57,000
In words: Taka Three Lac Fifty Seven Thousand only
*** Per Term Tuition fees 29000 BDT

CIU also offers Merit Scholarship/ Tuition fees scholarship in the following categories:

  • GPA 5.00 holders (with optional subject or without optional subject) both in SSC & HSC examinations will get 100% tuition fees Scholarship if they successfully qualify at the CIU admission Test/interview;
  • Students who have earned at least 3 (Three) ''A'' grades together in O' & A' level examinations are eligible to get 100% tuition fees Scholarship if they successfully qualify at the CIU admission Test/interview;
  • 100% Offspring of Freedom Fighter Scholarship.
  • 100% Scholarship of Ethnic Minorities/Students from Remote Areas.
  • Need cum merit based financial aid (20% to 75%). * Conditions apply

Scholarships based on CIU CGPA is mentioned below:

3.80 – 3.89 75%
3.90 – 4.0 100%

Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) Structure

Total Credits: 138
Course Duration: 4 Years
Details Amount (BDT.) Total Amount (BDT.)
Admission Fee (Once in 4 Year) 15,000 X 1 15, 000
Activity Fees for semester (Total: 12 Semesters) 5,000 X 12 60, 000
Tuition Fee 4,000 x 138 Credits 5, 52, 000
Total Amount 6,27,000
40% waiver on tuition fee (-) 2, 20, 800
Total Fee for Law Program (In words:Taka Four Lac Six Thousand Two Hundred only) 4, 06,200

CIU also offers Merit Scholarship/ Tuition fees scholarship in the following categories:

  • GPA 5.00 holders (with optional subject or without optional subject) both in SSC & HSC examinations will get 100% tuition fees Scholarship if they successfully qualify at the CIU admission Test/interview;
  • Students who have earned at least 3 (Three) ''A'' grades together in O' & A' level examinations are eligible to get 100% tuition fees Scholarship if they successfully qualify at the CIU admission Test/interview;
  • 50% Spouse tuition fees scholarship
  • 50%Tuition fees scholarship for dependent of CIU employee
  • 100% Offspring of Freedom Fighter Scholarship.
  • 100% Scholarship of Ethnic Minorities/Students from Remote Areas.
  • Need cum merit based financial aid (20% to 75%). * Conditions apply

Scholarships based on CIU CGPA is mentioned below:

3.70 – 3.79 50%
3.80 – 3.89 75%
3.90 – 4.0 100%

MBA Fee Structure

Total Credits: 69

Concentration in:

• Human Resources Management;

• Finance;

• Marketing;

• Banking.

Fee Structure

Details Amount (BDT.) Total Amount (BDT.)
Admission Fee (Once) 10,000 10,000 X 1 = 10,000
Activity Fee 5,000 5,000 X 1 = 5,000
Tuition Fee 5,000 5,000 x 69 = 3, 45,000
Total Amount 3, 60,000
Special Scholarship (9 credits X 5000) (-) 45,000
Total 3, 15,000
20% scholarship on remaining 60 credits tuition fees (3, 00,000 X20%) (-) 60,000
Total Fee for MBA 2, 55,000
In words (Taka Two Lac Fifty Five Thousand Only).

Special Offers:

• Total Cost of MBA Program for BBA Graduates: Tk. 1, 59,000 (2,55,000- 96,000*).

• Total Cost of MBA Program for Non - BBA Graduates: Tk. 2, 07,000 (2,55,00-48,000*).

• MBA Admission Fee Waiver (Tk.10,000/- ) only for the CIU students (completed undergraduate from CIU and willing to study in MBA program).

CIU also offers Scholarship in the following categories:

  • 50% scholarship for sibling.
  • 50% scholarship for spouse.
  • 50%Tuition fees scholarship for dependent of CIU employee

N.B. :
  • Fees can be paid in installments;
  • Master of Laws (LL.M) Fee Structure

    Master of Laws (LL.M) - 1 Year Program

    Total Credits: 30
    Details Amount (BDT.) Total Amount (BDT.)
    Admission Fee (Once) 10,000 X 1 10,000
    Activity Fee 5,000 X 1 5,000
    Tuition Fee 5,000 x 30 Credits 1, 50, 000
    Total Amount 1, 65, 000
    60% scholarship on tuition fee (-) 90,000
    Total Fee for Master of Laws (LL.M) 75,000

    In words (Taka Seventy-Five Thousand only).

    Master of Laws (LL.M) in Human Rights - 1 Year Program

    Total Credits: 30
    Details Amount (BDT.) Total Amount (BDT.)
    Admission Fee (Once) 10,000 X 1 10,000
    Activity Fee 5,000 X 1 5,000
    Tuition Fee 5,000 x 30 Credits 1, 50, 000
    Total Amount 1, 65, 000
    60% scholarship on tuition fee (-) 90,000
    Total Fee for Master of Laws (LL.M) 75,000

    In words (Taka Seventy-Five Thousand only).

    Master of Laws (LL.M) - 2 Years Program

    Total Credits: 45
    Details Amount (BDT.) Total Amount (BDT.)
    Admission Fee (Once) 10,000 X 1 10,000
    Activity Fee 5,000 X 1 5,000
    Tuition Fee 5,000 x 45 Credits 2, 25, 000
    Total Amount 2, 40, 000
    60% scholarship on tuition fee (-) 1, 35,000
    Total Fee for Master of Laws (LL.M) 1, 05,000

    In words (Taka One Lac Five Thousand only).

    Master of Laws (LL.M) in Human Rights - 2 Years Program

    Total Credits: 45
    Details Amount (BDT.) Total Amount (BDT.)
    Admission Fee (Once) 10,000 X 1 10,000
    Activity Fee 5,000 X 1 5,000
    Tuition Fee 5,000 x 45 Credits 2, 25, 000
    Total Amount 2, 40, 000
    60% scholarship on tuition fee (-) 1, 35,000
    Total Fee for Master of Laws (LL.M) 1, 05,000

    In words (Taka One Lac Five Thousand only).

    LLM Admission Fee Waiver (Tk. 5,000/-) only for the CIU LLB Graduate students (completed LLB program from CIU and willing to study in LLM program).

    Master of Arts (MA) in English Fee Structure

    Master of Arts (MA) in Applied Linguistics and English Language Teaching - 1 Year Program

    Total Credits: 40
    Details Amount (BDT.) Total Amount (BDT.)
    Admission Fee (Once) 10,000 X 1 10,000
    Semester Fee (One Time) 5,000 X 1 5,000
    Tuition Fee 5,000 x 40 Credits 2, 00, 000
    Total Amount 2, 15, 000
    60% scholarship on tuition fee (-) 1, 20,000
    Total Fee for Master of Arts (MA) in Applied Linguistics and English Language Teaching 95,000
    In words (Taka Ninety Five Thousand only).

    Master of Arts (MA) in English Literature (EL) - 1 Year Program

    Total Credits: 40
    Details Amount (BDT.) Total Amount (BDT.)
    Admission Fee (Once) 10,000 X 1 10,000
    Semester Fee (One Time) 5,000 X 1 5,000
    Tuition Fee 5,000 x 40 Credits 2, 00, 000
    Total Amount 2, 15, 000
    60% scholarship on tuition fee (-) 1, 20,000
    Total Fee for Master of Arts (MA) in English Literature (EL) 95,000
    In words (Taka Ninety Five Thousand only).
    For Non BA in English (Hons.) Graduates: Students with a Bachelor's degree (Hons.) in subjects other than English will have to earn additional 12 credits by taking 4 undergraduate courses.
    Students with BA (Pass) and MA in English may also admitted into the Program.
    Special Offer: MA in English Admission Fee Waiver (Tk. 5,000/-) only for the CIU BA (Honours) in English Graduate.