Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid disclosed the information Thursday morning after handing over the HSC and equivalent results to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at her official residence Gonobhaban.
He said, “Last year 35 institutions saw zero pass rate which has this year decreased to 25.”
The overall success rate in this year’s HSC-level exams has been 74.70%. From eight general education boards 72.47% have passed, while from madrasa 88.19% and from technical board 84.57%.
A total of 58,276 students scored GPA 5 among around 1.2 million appeared in the exams from all 10 education boards.