Bangladesh

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RECOMMENDATION

Expect students to be in the First Class or possibly high Second Class.

GRADING SYSTEM:

Class Percent US equivalent
First Class 60% - 100% A
Second Class 45% - 59% B
Third Class 33% - 44% C
Fail below 33% F
  • Some institutions may use US 4 point grading.  Expect 3.0 or higher

SUGGESTED DEGREE EQUIVALENCE:

  • Most BA degrees are 3 years in length and not considered comparable to the US bachelor’s degree.

Equivalent to US Bachelor’s:

Bachelor of Science may be 4 years or more.

Bachelor of Arts Honors may be 4 years.  Check carefully.

BBA from University of Dhaka is a 4-year degree program.

Master's degree following 2 year Bachelor's degree.

Equivalent to US Master’s:

MPhil may be considered comparable to a US Masters depending on previous study.