Foreign Student Admission Guideline
Government of Bangladesh sets the rules and procedures of admission of foreign students to all public and private medical colleges within its territory. Following are the steps that you need take if you want to get admitted into Dhaka National Medical College (DNMC).
If you have the passport of a country having diplomatic relationship with Bangladesh you can apply for admission in MBBS course (Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery) in one of the public or private Medical Colleges in Bangladesh.
Equivalence of Foreign Degree:
You must have 12 years of schooling, and your grades must have to be matched (Equivalency) with the Bangladeshi counterpart- SSC (Secondary School Certificate) & HSC (Higher Secondary School Certificate).
Your eligibility criteria for admission to MBBS course:
Must have passed qualifying examinations (HSC/’A’ level) or equivalent examination.
SSC/’O’ level or equivalent examination passed not before 2014.
O-level (Equivalent to SSC) certificate: Minimum 5 subjects
HSC/’A’ level or equivalent examination passed not before 2016.
A-level (Equivalent to HSC) Certificate: Must have Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
Minimum aggregate GPA in SSC/’O’ level or equivalent and HSC/’A’ level or equivalent examination: 7.00 (Seven).
Minimum GPA in SSC/’O’ level or equivalent and in HSC/’A’ level or equivalent examination: 3.00 (Three).
For calculation of GPA against the marks obtained in SSC/’O’ level or equivalent exam, only top 5 subjects are considered for calculation of GPA. Therefore, GPA in ‘O’ level = (total marks obtained in top five subjects)/5
For calculation of GPA against the marks obtained in HSC/’A’ level or equivalent exam, only 3 subjects (Physics, Chemistry and Biology) are considered for calculation of GPA. Qualifying Grade in each subject individually is “C’. Therefore, GPA in ‘A’ level = (total marks obtained in three subjects)/3.
Minimum GP in Biology: 3.5
You have to undertake the following steps if you decided to get admitted into Dhaka National Medical College (DNMC).
Get the photocopies of the following documents attested from the foreign ministry of your country.
All certificates must be duly attested by the competent authority, i.e. Education Board, the Foreign Ministry of the respective country and respective Bangladesh Mission abroad/respective foreign Mission based in Dhaka.
Successful applicants have to produce all academic certificates and mark-sheets/transcripts in original at the time of their admission.
Deposit your attested documents, bank receipt and filled admission form to Bangladesh Embassy of your country for processing of Grade Equivalency and permission from Government of Bangladesh. You can do this job by yourself or by an agent.
Send copies of your certificates, mark sheets, passport and a letter of intention to Dhaka National Medical College office (Email: firstname.lastname@example.org) for advance booking of your seat.
Having received the permission letter of Ministry of Foreign Affairs and grade equivalency of your certificates, Dhaka National Medical College office would inform you and proceed with your admission.