Postgraduate Student


Date:10th August, 2015
The policy for International Postgraduate Student of Daffodil International University specifies its underlying features for eligibility and selection criteria, application and assessment processes for the program.

Approval-Dean of the faculty
Recommendation- Head of the Department
Approval date:
Director, International Affairs Office
Cell Phone: +8801713493250

Related documents:

International Postgraduate Student Application Form
Fees and Charges Policy
[Definition of International Student]
[Eligibility for International Postgraduate Student]
[CREDIT Transfer Student]
[Right to cancel admission]


Daffodil International University (DIU) started its international postgraduate degree program in the year 2010. It has now grown up an extensive global network consisting of linkages by way of exchange agreements with over 60 universities and institutions all over the world.

In 2010 DIU received its very first postgraduate International student from Nepal, in the Department of Business Administration. Since then the network is spreading geometrically. Between 2010 and 2015 DIU hadstudents from Nigeria, Somalia and Turkey in the Departments of Computer Science and Engineering, Management Information System (MIS) Electrical and Telecommunication Engineering, Journalism and Mass Communication, Law, Business Administration, Public Health, English we have numbers of International Students and this number is increasing day by day.


Students who are not permanent citizens of Bangladesh will be considered as an International Students for purposes of admission. The wide variations that exist in course contains, duration of study and the educational systems determine the eligibility very difficult.

The studentsalong with their applications must supply all syllables, transcripts, certificates etc. to the Registrar Daffodil International University. He will send all the papers to the Director, International Affairs. DirectorForward the applications to the concerned Dean of the Faculty for determining equivalence.

3. Eligibility for International Postgraduate Student

As a general rule, a student must have minimum of 16 years of School and College or School College/University in the home country with proficiency in English. Along with their applications, TOFEL/IELTS results are to be sent. Satisfactory results of the above tests will be accepted as the criteria for admission. Students failing to bring such certificates will be tested here. If found unsatisfactory, they will be given prerequisite courses in English. Students who have either studied English in their native School, College and University or have English as their medium of instruction will be waved from such examination.

Students willing to get admitted in springor fall semester of Daffodil International University must send their application on or before15thNovember, 15thMayrespectively at the latest. The Registrar of the Daffodil International University will intimate them the outcome of their application by the end of November or May at the latest. The successful candidates themselves will arrange their passport, Visa and residence requirement in their own Country before leaving for Bangladesh.

4. Transferstudent

Students through credit transfer will be accepted from other Universities/institute with the approval of relevant departments. The concern equivalence committee will determine the eligibility of the applicants.


The foreign Student will download admission forms DIU website, fill it appropriately and submit to Registrar, Daffodil International University. While filling the forms if students find any difficulties, they will take help from the Registrar of the University. The Registrar will intimate the final outcome through e-mail/telephone if necessary. For disable students must ensure with the Registrar whether there are facilities for such students to pursue higher education at DIU.  

4.2 EXPENSESfor Higher Education at DIU

The student himself will bear all expenses for their education in DIU. More specifically, the expenses include admission fee, tuition fee, food, logging and other incidental expenses such as purchasing of books and study materials. The student will himself arrange Passport, Visa, health insurance, travel documents etc. while in Bangladesh.The student will pay tuition and other academic fees in US Dollar. Other payments will be made in Bangladesh Currency. For enrollment in DIU, the student will pay tuition fees for one semester in advance. This is non-refundable.

5. Right to cancel admission

The University reservesthe rightto cancel admission of any student temporarily/permanently from the University or from any class or classes of DIU for violations of the rules and regulations of the university, failure to maintain academic requirement or any other irregularity.

The Government of the Country has the right to deport any student from Bangladesh for activities subversive of the state or discipline.

The University reserves the right to bring changes, amendor introducenew requirements in academic and financial responsibilities any time during student’s stay in the University.

Professor Dr Md Fokhray Hossain          Director International Affairs
Professor Dr. Engr. A. K. M. Fazlul Hoque                      Registrar