Under the Sylhet Education board, 794 male students scored the GPA 5 while and 536 are female achievers. A total of 1,356 students scored Grade Point Average (GPA) 5 from Sylhet Board last year with 74.57% pass rate.
Examination Controller of the board Shamsul Islam said this while announcing the results at conference hall of the board.
“The pass rate is lowest in five years, as 19,000 students could not pass in English and Information Technology subjects,” he said.
Some 64,153 students appeared in the Higher Secondary Certificate examinations under the Sylhet Board, according to the results published on Thursday.
Of the total 43,870 came out successful. Among the successful examinees, 20,779 are male and 23,091 female.
In the education board, 73.30% pass in Sylhet, 67.20% in Habiganj, 60.62 in Moulvibazar and 69.20% pass in Sunamganj districts.