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Financial Aid & Scholarships

Introduction: Daffodil International University (DIU) offers waiver and scholarship in various categories on the basis of result and conditions. Providing poor and meritorious students financial support, strengthening student’s capacity and giving inspiration to their effort to complete higher education uninterruptedly are the main objectives of financial aid and scholarship program of DIU. Yearly Daffodil International University provides waiver and scholarship opportunities to 16,311 students. In Corona Epidemic situation Daffodil International University also provided Special Waiver to support students to continue their study.

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DIU offers the tuition fee waiver for the students on the basis of their results in HSC or equivalent exam including fourth subject in the following categories:

For the Faculty of SIT, BE, AHS and Engineering

Result under General Board (including fourth subject) Waiver SGPA to be obtained Result under BTEB/ Madrasa Board(including fourth subject) Waiver SGPA to be obtained
Golden GPA-5 both in SSC and in HSC 75% 3.50 Golden GPA-5 both in SSC and in HSC 50% 3.25
Golden GPA-5 in HSC 50% 3.25 Golden GPA-5 in Alim 40% 3.25
GPA-5 both in SSC and in HSC 35% 3.25 GPA-5 both in Dakhil and in Alim 25% 3.00
GPA-5 in HSC 25% 3.00 GPA-5 in Alim 15% 3.00
4.90-4.99 in HSC 20% 3.00 GPA-5 in Alim 15% 3.00
4.75-4.89 in HSC 10% 3.00 4.90 to 4.99 in Alim 10% 3.00
Below 4.75 in HSC (Special waiver) Nil Nil Below 4.90 Nil Nil

  • This waiver slot is not applicable for Bachelor of Pharmacy programs. Only GPA 5.00 in HSC and quota-based waiver will be considered for them.

For the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Result under General Board(including fourth subject) Waiver SGPA to be obtained Result under BTEB/ Madrasa Board(including fourth subject) Waiver SGPA to be obtained
Golden GPA-5 both in SSC and in HSC 75% 3.50 Golden GPA-5 both in Dakhil and in Alim 50% 3.25
Golden GPA-5 in HSC 50% 3.25 Golden GPA-5 in Alim 40% 3.25
GPA-5 both in SSC and in HSC 35% 3.25 GPA-5 both in Dakhil and in Alim 25% 3.00
GPA-5 in HSC 25% 3.00 GPA-5 in Alim 20% 3.00
4.90-4.99 in HSC 20% 3.00 4.90 to 4.99 in Alim 15% 3.00
4.80-4.89 in HSC 15% 3.00 4.80 to 4.89 in Alim 10% 3.00
4.50 to 4.79 in HSC 10% 3.00 Below 4.80 in Alim 0 3.00
Below 4.50 in HSC (Special waiver) 0 3.00      

 

  • This waiver slot is not applicable for Bachelor of Law (LLB) programs. Only GPA 5.00 in HSC and quota-based waiver will be considered for them.


waiver schemes for LLB and B.Pharm Programs 

waiver schemes for LLB and B.Pharm Programs for local students effective from Spring 2023 semester. The revised schemes are as follows:

Result under General Board (including fourth subject) Waiver Rate (%) SGPA to be obtained Result under BTEB/ Madrasa Board (including fourth subject) Waiver Rate (%) SGPA to be obtained Results of English Medium background   Waiver Rate (%) SGPA to be obtained
Golden GPA-5 both in SSC and in HSC 50% 3.25 Golden GPA-5 both in Dakhil and in Alim 35% 3.25 5 “A”s in “O” levels and 2 “A”s in “A” levels 50% 3.25
Golden GPA-5 in HSC 30% 3.00 Golden GPA-5 in Alim 25% 3.00 01 “A” and 01 “B” in “A” levels 30% 3.00
GPA-5 both in SSC and in HSC 25% 3.00 GPA-5 both in Dakhil and in Alim 20% 3.00 02 “B”s in “A” levels 25% 3.00
GPA-5 in HSC 20% 3.00 GPA-5 in Alim 15% 3.00 01 “A” and 01 “C” in “A” levels 20% 3.00
For English Medium Background

All students of undergraduate programs of DIU from English Medium background will get tuition fees waiver according to the following way:

Results of English Medium background Waiver  SGPA to be obtained
5 “A”s in “O” levels and 2 “A”s in “A” levels 75% 3.50
01 “A” and 01 “B” in “A” levels 50% 3.25
02 “B”s in “A” levels 40% 3.25
01 “A” and 01 “C” in “A” levels 30% 3.00
01 “B” and 01 “C” in “A” levels 20% 3.00
How to apply: 
  • Students who are eligible to get a waiver in this category have to collect a waiver form from the admission office. 
  • After filling in the form they have to submit it to the admission office with a photocopy of SSC and HSC transcript or other relevant documents.

Students will get tuition fee waiver for semester final result according to the following rules:

Faculty of BE, SIT, AHS and Engineering Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences
GPA out of 4 Waiver % GPA out of 4 Waiver %
4 out of 4 50% 3.90 or above 50%
3.90 - 3.99 30% 3.85 – 3.89 40%
3.85 - 3.89 20% 3.80 – 3.84 20%
3.80 - 3.84 10% 3.75 – 3.79 15%
    3.60 – 3.74 10%

How to apply:

  • Students need not apply for this kind of Scholarship and waiver section of DIU will collect results from the system and declare the waiver information to the accounts section.

The tuition fee waiver in Female Quota for undergraduate programs will be as stated below:

Result under General Board (including fourth subject) Waiver SGPA to be obtained Result under BTEB/ MadrasaBoard(including fourth subject) Waiver SGPA to be obtained
For the female students admitted in undergraduate programs under Faculty of SIT, BE, AHS and Engineering
4.00-4.74 in HSCfrom General Board 10% 3.00 4.00-4.89 in Alim BTEB/ Madrasa Board 10% 3.00
For the female students admitted in undergraduate programs under Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
4.00-4.49 in HSCfrom General Board 10% 3.00 4.00-4.79 in Alim BTEB/ Madrasa Board 10% 3.00

The tuition fee waiver in Female Quota for Master’s programs will be as stated below:

Graduated fromNU/Public University Waiver Rate SGPA to be obtained Graduated from Private University other thanDIU Waiver Rate SGPA to be obtained
CGPA 3.00 to 3.24 or2nd class 10% 3.00 CGPA 3.00 to 3.49 10% 3.00

 

How to apply:

Students who are eligible to get waiver in this category have to collect waiver form from the admission office. After filling in the form they have to submit it to the admission office with photocopy of HSC transcript. For Master programs students have to submit photocopy of the final transcript of the last degree/Graduation.

DIU employees or the first blood relatives (children/sibling/spouse) of regular and full-time employees of DIU will get 50% tuition fee exemption.

  • They will have to maintain SGPA 3.00.
  • No restriction will be imposed on the employees of DIU in taking
  • The waiver will be effective only if the employee gained one year working experience from DIU; otherwise, the waiver will not be applicable.
  • DIU employees must serve at DIU at least for 2 years after completion of the Otherwise, they have to return half of the benefit received while quitting the service.
  • The employee will have to submit a Letter of Commitment in Stamp Paper in this
  • Benefit will be withdrawn if any employee resigns from the

 

How to apply:

  • Students who are eligible to get waiver in this category have to collect waiver form from the admission office. After filling in the form they have to submit it to the admission office with photocopy of Employee ID card.
  • In case of children and sibling, copy of SSC Certificate of students is also to be
  • In case of Spouse, copy of Marriage Certificate of employee and students is also to be
  • Students who completed their HSC from Daffodil International College (DIC) will get 20% If DIC students achieve better result in HSC than SSC, they will get 30% waiver on their tuition fees.
  • For continuation, they will have to maintain SGPA 3.00 and credit to be taken is 18.

How to apply:

Students who are eligible to get a waiver in this category have to collect a waiver form from the admission office. After filling in the form they have to submit it to the admission office with a photocopy of Testimonial/Transcript of HSC.

  • 04 years diploma alumnus of Daffodil Polytechnic Institute (DPI) and Bangladesh Skill Development Institute (BSDI) will get waiver of 20% of their tuition fee.
  • For continuation, they will have to maintain SGPA 3.00 and credit to be taken is 18.

How to apply:

Students who are eligible to get waiver in this category have to collect a waiver form from the admission office. After filling in the form they have to submit it to the admission office with a photocopy of Testimonial/Transcript of Diploma.

Alumnus of DIPTI Business Management (BM) College under BTEB will get tuition fee waiver as stated below for getting admission in any bachelor program of Daffodil International University.

Concern Waiver benefit SGPA to be maintained each semester Minimum credits to be taken each semester
DIPTI Business Management (BM) College i)  15 % tuition fee waiver, if Pre-BBA/HSC result less than SSC resultii)  25% tuition fee waiver, if Pre-BBA/HSC result better than SSC result(Excluding other fees until special consideration or recommendation)      3.00      12

 

How to apply:

Students who are eligible to get waiver in this category have to collect a waiver form from the admission office. After filling in the form they have to submit it to the admission office with a photocopy of Testimonial/Transcript of HSC.

  • 04 years diploma alumnus of Daffodil Technical Institute (DTI) and Bangladesh Skill Development Institute (BSDI) will get waiver of 20% of their tuition fee.
  • For continuation, they will have to maintain SGPA 3.00 and credit to be taken is 18.

 

How to apply:

Students who are eligible to get waiver in this category have to collect a waiver form from the admission office. After filling in the form they have to submit it to the admission office with a photocopy of Testimonial/Transcript of Diploma.

  • 1st blood of alumni of DIU will get 10% waiver of their tuition
  • For continuation, they will have to maintain SGPA 3.00 and credit to be taken is 18.

How to apply:

Students who are eligible to get waiver in this category have to collect a waiver form from the admission office. After filling in the form they have to submit it to the admission office with a copy of SSC Certificate of the student and alumni, and Final Transcript of Graduation/Post Graduation of alumni.

 

  • Spouses of DIU Alumni will get 10% waiver of their tuition fee.
  • For continuation, they will have to maintain SGPA 3.00 and credit to be taken is 18.

How to apply:

Students who are eligible to get waiver in this category have to collect a waiver form from the admission office. After filling in the form they have to submit it to the admission office with all relevant documents (Proof of DIU Alumni and Marriage Certificates) at the time of admission.

Master’s Degree for DIU Graduates (except English Dept.): Students graduated from DIU will be given tuition fee waiver for their second-degree program at DIU in the following ways:

Result of Bachelor Degree (CGPA out of 4) Waiver rate in Master Programs SGPA to be obtained Minimum credits to be taken
CGPA 3.90 or above 60% 3.50 09
CGPA 3.85 to 3.89 50% 3.25 09
CGPA 3.75 to 3.84 40% 3.25 09
CGPA 3.50 to 3.74 35% 3.00 09
CGPA 3.25 to 3.49 30% 3.00 09
CGPA 3.00 to 3.24 25% 3.00 09
CGPA Below 3.00 20% 3.00 09
  • Master’s Degree for DIU Graduates from English : Students graduated from the English Dept. will be given tuition fee waiver for their second-degree program in English at DIU in the following ways:
Result of Graduation (CGPA out of 4) Waiver Rate in Master’s Programs SGPA to be maintained Minimum credits to be taken
CGPA 3.85 or above 60% 3.25 09
CGPA 3.75 to 3.84 55% 3.25 09
CGPA 3.50 to 3.74 50% 3.25 09
CGPA 3.25 to 3.49 45% 3.00 09
CGPA 3.00 to 3.24 40% 3.00 09
CGPA Below 3.00 30% 3.00 09
  • Master’s Degree for Graduates from others universities: Students taking admission in the Master’s programs will be given tuition fee waiver for their result of Bachelor degree only and not on the basis of their result of Master’s Students graduated from other than DIU will be given tuition fee waiver in the following ways:
Graduated from NU/Public University Waiver SGPA to be obtained Graduated from Other Private University Waiver SGPA to be obtained
Below CGPA 3.00 Nill 3.00 CGPA Below 3.50 Nil 3.00
CGPA 3.00 to 3.24 10% 3.00 CGPA 3.50 to 3.89 15% 3.00
CGPA 3.25 to 3.49 15% 3.00 1st Class/CGPA 3.90 or Above 50% 3.25
CGPA 3.50 to 3.89 20% 3.00      
1st Class/CGPA 3.90 or Above 50% 3.25      

 

How to apply:

Students who are eligible to get waiver in this category have to collect a waiver form from the admission office. After filling in the form they have to submit it to the admission office with a copy of the Final Transcript of Graduation of the student.

If National, Premier and First Division level players get admitted into DIU, they will enjoy waiver in following ways:

Sl Type of Player Waiver benefit SGPA to be maintained each semester Minimum credits to be taken each semester for under graduate program Minimum credits to be taken each semester for under Master’s program
1 National player (from any background or event) Full free studentship. They will pay the admission fees only.   2.50 15 09
2 Premier division player (from any background or event) 90% tuition fee waiver (excluding other fees until special consideration or recommendation is made) 2.50 15 09
3 First division player (from any background or event) 80% tuition fee waiver (excluding other fees until special consideration or recommendation is made) 2.50 15 09

 

How to apply: 

  • Such students will have to submit all relevant documents to the admission office at the time of admission.
  • Students have to apply online financial aid form by the following link paying Tk 102/-only.  

       http://financialaid.daffodilvarsity.edu.bd

 

  • Applicants must appear before the Viva-Board with relevant documents to avail the player quota waiver.
  • If all documents are found OK the student can avail waiver in the player quota.
  • For continuation, they will have to maintain a GPA 2.50 and credit to be taken is 15 for under graduate and 09 for Master’s program.

 

  • DIU offers 25% waiver to physically challenged/specially-able
  • For continuation, they will have to maintain SGPA 3.00 and credit to be taken is 18.

How to apply:

Students who are eligible to get waiver in this category have to collect waiver form from the admission office. After filling in the form they have to submit it to the admission office with copy of certificate of disability from the Government of Peoples’ Republic of Bangladesh.

  • DIU offers 15% waiver to Tribal students (Khagrachari, Rangamati, Bandarban)
  • For continuation, they will have to maintain SGPA 3.00 and credit to be taken is 18.

How to apply:

Students who are eligible to get waiver in this category have to collect a waiver form from the admission office. After filling in the form they have to submit it to the admission office with a copy of certificate of their tribe from their Raja/King.

  • If a sibling/spouse continues to study at the same time in day programs at Daffodil International University, both of them will get 20% waiver on tuition fee.
  • If one sibling/spouse completes his/her degree earlier, waiver benefit of the other sibling/spouse will be stopped from that semester.
  • For continuation, they will have to maintain a GPA 00 and credit to be taken is 12. This benefit will be withdrawn if any of the two students drops from the program.

How to apply:

  • In case of siblings’ students have to collect waiver form from the admission
  • After filling in the form they have to submit it to the admission office with a copy of SSC Certificate of both students.
  • In case of spouse students have to submit the copy of marriage registry

Son/daughter of ongoing students will get waiver in the following way:

Category Waiver SGPA to bemaintained each semester Minimum creditsto be taken each semester Other Conditions
Son/daughter of current students’ quota 20% 3.00 12 for Bachelor program and 9 for Master’s program Both parties must be registered at the same semester.  Waiver  benefit
        will be stopped on degree
        completion of one party.

 

How to apply:

Eligible students have to collect waiver form from the admission office. After filling in the form they have to submit it to the admission office with a copy of SSC Certificate of both students.

Diploma holder students who will take admission in day programs (Undergraduate)

Result in Diploma Tuition Fees Waiver rate SGPA to be maintained Credit to be taken
GPA-3.90-4.00 75% 3.50 12
GPA-3.80-3.89 60% 3.50 12
GPA-3.75-3.79 50% 3.25 12
GPA-3.50-3.74 40% 3.25 12
GPA-3.25-3.49 30% 3.00 12
GPA-3.00-3.24 25% 3.00 12
GPA-2.50-2.99 15% 3.00 12

It was also suggested that if the Diploma holders taking admission in the day programs of other departments claim for tuition fees waiver, they may be given waiver in the same method.

 

How to apply:

Students who are eligible to get waiver in this category have to collect waiver form from the admission office. After filling in the form they have to submit it to the admission office with copy of their Diploma certificate.

  • If a group of minimum 10 service holders from the same organization (except MBA) intends to admit in the same semester in Master’s program of DIU, they will get 10% waiver on tuition fees.
  • If a group of five service holders from the same organization intends to admit in the same semester in Executive MBA of Department of Business Administration, FBE, DIU, they will get 10% waiver on tuition fees only.
  • If a group of ten service holders from the same organization intends to admit in the same semester in Executive MBA of Department of Business Administration, FBE, DIU, they will get 20% waiver on tuition fees only.
  • Class schedule of those students will be managed by the concerned
  • If any student deserves higher percentage of waiver in other quota, he/she will get the highest percentage only.
  • Terms and conditions to maintain the benefit will remain as per rule of

 

How to apply:

  • The group of students has to write an application to the Head of the Department with list of the group and documents of the organization.
  • Students of the 1st batch of any program will get 15% waiver on tuition

If any student deserves higher percentage of waiver in other quota, he/she will get the highest percentage only.

Terms and conditions to maintain the benefit will remain as per rule of DIU.

 

How to apply:

Students who are eligible to get waiver in this category have to collect waiver form from the admission office. After filling in the form they have to submit it to the admission office with copy of last academic degree transcript.

Newly admitted international students taking direct admission in Master’s programs at DIU will get waiver as stated below:

Result of Bachelor Degree (CGPA out of 4) Waiver rate SGPA to be obtained Minimum credits to be taken
CGPA 3.75 to 4.00 50% 3.25 09
CGPA 3.50 to 3.74 30% 3.00 09

How to apply:

After taking admission eligible students will collect a waiver form from the admission office of the respective campus and submit the filled in form along with required documents (Transcript and Certificate) to the admission officer.

Students who are doing second Masters in DIU will be given tuition fee waiver in the following ways:

Sl Category Waiver benefit
1. Students graduated from DIU Similar to second degree quota for taking admission in another Master program
2. tudents graduated from university other than DIU with CGPA3.00 and above Same waiver benefit on the basis of result of Bachelor program in another Master program
3. tudents graduated from National/Public University with CGPA below 3.00 to 3.24 10% waiver in another Master program
4. tudents graduated from Private University other than DIU with below 3.00 to 3.49 CGPA 10% waiver in another Master program

 

How to apply:

Students who are eligible to get waiver in this category have to collect waiver form from the Admission and Counselling office. After filling in the form they have to submit it to the admission office with copy of final transcript of bachelor and master degree of the student.

 

 

 


# For detailed information, please contact Admission and Counselling section.


Conditions for enjoying the waiver:
  • To enjoy scholarship and tuition fee waiver undergraduate students must take at least 18 credits and postgraduate students must take at least 12 credits each semester. If any department offers less credit/fewer credits, the condition could be relaxed. Students must get 3.00 in English I and II to retain the waiver in any quota.   
  • Facilities, such as, scholarship, waiver, laptop, etc, will instantly be cancelled forever if any student is found taking part in any activity which goes against the rules and regulations of the university and hampers the image. This policy will be followed strictly.
  • In case of transferred students from one program to another, to retain the received waiver benefit students have to apply again after changing their program.
  • Waiver benefit is applicable only for tuition fee and not applicable for Admission fee, Semester fee, Library fee, Lab fee, Extra Curricular activities fee, Improvement, Retake, Project/ Dissertation/Internship etc.
  • The terms and condition of waiver and scholarship may be changed as per requirements.
  • Minimum credit to be taken to retain Waiver for undergraduate program (Bi-semester) in player quota at least 15 credits
  • Minimum credit to be taken to retain Waiver for Master’s program (Bi-semester) in player quota at least 9 credits