BMA Circular 2021 : Application Time Till May 22
HSC 2021 Candidates Also Eligible To Apply
Bangladesh Army 87th BMA Long Course Circular has been published with application last date being May 22. The application process has got underway from March 5, 2021. To note, the result of written test, held on June 18, has been published.
Written Test Result :
Candidates can check their results in the following images :
ISSB Test Date : Candidates qualified in the written test will now need to appear in the Inter Services Selection Board (ISSB) for Test/Interview which is scheduled to begin from August 22, 2021. Candidates are requested to regularly visit ISSB Website (www.issb-bd.org) for their test or interview dates. The board will also issue separate call-up letters in phases to the name of candidates. For any more information, candidates can visit the following website at :
Basic Requirements : Aspirants must meet the following requirements among others:
1. Age being in between 17-21 as of January 1, 2022. But for those involved in Armed Forces Services, it is 18-23.
2. GPA-5 in any of SSC and HSC exams but min GPA-4.5 in other one. For English Medium Students, A Grade in 3 subjects & B Grade in other 3 subjects in 6 ‘O’-level Subjects.
3. Being unmarried and citizen of Bangladesh. And in ‘A-Level exams, minimum B Grade in both 2 subjects.
4. Height for male is 1.63 meter (5 foot 4 inch) and for female, it is 1.57 meter (5 foot 2 inch).
5. Weight for male is 54 kg and for female it is 47 kg.
6. Bangladeshi Citizen by birth.
To note, those appearing in HSC 2021 exams or A level exams this year are also eligible to apply. But they must have GPA-5 in SSC exams or min ‘A’ Grade in 3 subjects, ‘B’ grade in other 3 subjects among 6 ‘O’ level subjects or their equivalent. But before joining Bangladesh Military Academy (BMA), they must demonstrate their HSC or ‘A’ level exam results.
How to Apply : All applications must be made through the below website :
If any difficulties appear while applying, one can make calls straight to the following customer support number (01713-161979).
Application Fee : The fee for application is Tk. 1000 (non-refundable) which can be deposited through any of the following means—– Teletalk prepaid mobile number, Trust Bank t-cash, Visa/Master Card, Bkash and Rocket.
Primary Selection Test : This test, consisted of initial Medical & Oral exams, will take place from May 30 to June 3 at different cantonments in the country.
Written Test Date : Primarily selected candidates will sit for written test consisted of Bangla, English, General Math and General Science. The test is scheduled to be held on June 18. And the result will be out on June 28 at the above website.
ISSB Exams : Successful candidates from the Written Test will be required to appear before ISSB at Dhaka Cantonment on specified dates which will be published in due time along the process on the following website (http://www.issb-bd.org).
Special Instructions : There are some special instructions for applicants :
1. For basic military trainings, applicants (should say finally selected ones) are advised to learn how to swim before joining Bangladesh Military Academy (BMA).
2. Aspirants from Cadet Colleges, BNCC and MCSK have to apply through their respective institutions or Regiments.
Attention : For details, please see the Army Long Course circular in the below image :