The Directorate of Secondary and Higher Education (DSHE) has announced the Govt School Admission Circular 2024. It’s for all Government Schools in Bangladesh, including Dhaka. To apply, you need to go online to the gsa.teletalk.com.bd website. This website handles Govt School Admission for all classes, from Class 1 to Class 9.
According to the Govt School Admission Circular 2024, the Online applications started on October 24, 2023, and the last day to apply is November 18, 2023. The lottery to decide who gets admitted will happen on 28 November 2023, for all schools.
The Education Minister said they won’t have admission tests this year. Instead, they’ll use a lottery for all classes, not just Class 1 like before.
This applies to all government schools in districts and upazilas, except in Dhaka. Dhaka’s government schools will also follow the same process. Everybody has to apply online, and results will be announced at the same time.
In this article, we’ll give you more details about the Government School Admission Circular for 2024 in Bangladesh.
Govt School Application Eligibility
This year, you don’t need any special qualifications to get into government schools. Any student can apply, but they have to be the right age. You can’t apply if you’re too old or too young. Here are the age limits for each class for Govt School Admission 2024:
|Class||Age Limit||Date of Birth|
|Class One||6+||No Age Limit|
|Class Two||7+||No Age Limit|
|Class Three||8+||No Age Limit|
|Class Four||9+||No Age Limit|
|Class Five||10+||No Age Limit|
|Class Six||11+||No Age Limit|
|Class Seven||12+||No Age Limit|
|Class Eight||13+||No Age Limit|
|Class Nine||14+||No Age Limit|
Govt School Admission Form 2023-2024
For the academic year 2023-2024, the admission process for all government schools located in Dhaka city, divisional towns, districts, and upazillas will be conducted online. Applicants can complete their admission applications through the web and SMS. Students who wish to participate in the Govt School admission process can fill out the application form on the gsa.teletalk.com.bd website. Application fees can be paid through SMS using a pre-paid mobile number. To apply for admission to a government school in 2023-2024, follow these easy steps:
- Visit the website http://gsa.teletalk.com.bd.
- Pick your Division.
- Then, choose your District/ Zilla, Thana/ Upazilla, and School Name.
- Fill in the Application Form with all the needed info. Don’t forget to mention if you have any special preferences.
- Upload a color photo that’s 300×300 pixels in JPG format and no bigger than 100KB.
- Submit your application.
- Download and print your applicant copy in color.
- Pay the fees using your User ID through Teletalk’s prepaid mobile service.
After completing the online application, applicants will receive a user ID. Using this obtained user ID, applicants need to pay an application fee of 110 taka from any Teletalk pre-paid mobile number. The application fee should be paid through two SMS messages. The payment can be made until 11:59 p.m. on November 14, 2023. Detailed instructions for payment are mentioned in the government school admission notice. To make the application fee payment, please follow the guidelines below-
- To pay the application fee, follow these easy steps:
- After applying online, you must pay the fee. It’s Tk. 110, and you need to use a Teletalk pre-paid mobile.
- Pay the fee by sending two SMS messages.
- First, send an SMS like this: GSA (space) Your User ID to 16222. For example, if your User ID is ABCDEF, send: GSA ABCDEF to 16222.
- After that, you’ll get a PIN from Teletalk. Use it for the second SMS.
- Send another SMS like this: GSA (space) YES (space) Your PIN to 16222. For example, if your PIN is 123456, send: GSA YES 123456 to 16222.
Once you’ve done this, you can download your Applicant’s Copy. But remember, you need to pay the fee within 48 hours of applying online.
Govt School Lottery System 2023-2024
The Government School Lottery Result for 2024 is happening today, on 28 November 2023. Dr. Dipu Moni, the Education Minister, will start the lottery program at the International Mother Language Institute in Dhaka. Mr. Mahibul Hasan Chowdhury Nawfel, the Deputy Education Minister, will also be there. The Education Ministry’s Secretary and the Director General of the Directorate of Secondary and Higher Education (DSHE) will join too. It will be held at 11:00 a.m. The live Digital Lottery program can be watched through the DSHE Facebook page.
In all of Bangladesh, the lotteries for government high schools will take place at the same time. Except for Dhaka city, students will get into government secondary schools in districts and upazilas through the digital lottery. Also, admission results for government primary schools linked to high schools (Feeder branch) will be decided by a lottery. Students from Class 1 to Class 9 will be admitted through this lottery system.
How to Check Government School Admission Result 2023
You can check the Government School Admission Result for 2024 easily. Once the lottery is done, they’ll put it on the website and send it by SMS. If you get chosen, they’ll text you. The company Teletalk Bangladesh Limited will send it to the phone number you gave when you applied. Follow these steps to see the result:
- Go to the official result website at http://gsa.teletalk.com.bd.
- Click on “Result for Individual Student” if you’re on the merit list.
- Click on “Waiting List for Individual Student” if you’re on the waiting list.
- Type in your User ID from the Applicant’s Copy.
- Hit the “Submit” button to see the result.
Govt School Admission 2023-2024
You can check the Govt School Admission Results for 2023-2024 on the gsa.teletalk.com.bd website. On November 28, they will have a day-long lottery draw, and the results will come out on the same day.
You’ll get a text message on your phone with the result. You can also see it on the GSA Result Website. You’ll need your User ID, which you can find on the copy you printed after applying online.
If you’re selected for a school or a shift, the result will show your name, birth registration number, photo, the school you got into, the shift you’re in, and other details.
But if you’re not selected for any school, it will just say “Sorry, You are not Selected.” You won’t get more info. Only the selected students will see all the details.
Govt School Admission Waiting List 2024
The Govt School Admission Waiting List for 2024 is out now. You can see it online. If some seats in government schools are empty because students didn’t admit or didn’t give the needed documents on time, they’ll fill those seats from the waiting list. The Directorate of Secondary and Higher Education (DSHE) will oversee this.
They’ll post all the info about this on the DSHE website and the school notice board. The waiting list admission starts on December 21, 2024. First, they’ll tell you who can get in from the waiting list after 5 pm on December 20. Look at your school’s notice board for that list.
Later on, the Second Waiting List will be out on December 26, and the admission from that list starts on December 27. If there are still empty seats after the second list, they’ll make a third waiting list. You can check the Second Waiting List on gsaresult.teletalk.com.bd using your User ID, just like the Lottery Result.
Who can apply for Government School Admission in 2024?
Any student can apply for Government School Admission in 2024.
What is the admission process for government schools this year?
The admission process for government schools in 2024 is through a lottery system, with no admission tests.
How can I check if my child has been admitted to a government school?
You can check the admission result on the official website or through SMS notifications.
What is the deadline for submitting applications for government school admission?
The deadline for submitting applications for government school admission in 2024 has been specified in the admission circular. However, it is November 18, 2023.
The Govt School Admission Circular for 2024 brings a fair and transparent admission process for all students. The introduction of the lottery system and the elimination of admission tests aim to provide equal opportunities for everyone to access quality education in government schools. Stay tuned for the latest updates and make sure to apply within the specified deadline to secure a spot in these esteemed institutions. Education is the key to a brighter future, and this admission circular strives to unlock that door for all.