The results of Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) 2018 and its equivalent examinations were published on Thursday, showing a pass percentage of 66.64 percent, which is 2.27 percent lower than 68.91 percent of the last year.
A total of 29,262 students got GPA-5.
A total of 8,58,801 examinees, out of 12,88,757, came out successful in the examinations in all the 10 education boards of the country.
Of these, 64.55 percent passed the HSC examinations while 78.67 percent came out successful in Madrasah Board and 75.55 percent in Technical Board examinations.
Earliar, Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid handed over a copy of results of this year’s Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and equivalent examinations to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at her official Ganabhaban residence in the capital around 10:00am.
Examinees will get their results at their respective centres, websites of their respective education boards and through short message service (SMS) after 2:00pm, ministry officials said.
This year’s HSC and equivalent examinations began on April 2 and ended on May 23.