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85.83% pass JSC, JDC exams

  • Published at 11:45 am December 24th, 2018
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File photo of Junior School Certificate (JSC) examinees on the first day of exams at Motijheel Govt Boy's High school, Dhaka on November 1, 2018 Mahmud Hossain Opu/Dhaka Tribune

Number of GPA-5 achievers drop

The  pass rate of this year’s Junior School Certificate (JSC) and Junior Dakhil Certificate (JDC) is 85.83%.

Among them, a total 68,095 students obtained the highest grade GPA-5 which was 184,397 last year, reports the UNB.

The results of JSC, JDC and Primary Education Completion (PEC) and its equivalent Ebtedayee examinations were handed to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at her official residence Ganabhaban on Monday.

Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid handed over the copy of results of Junior School Certificate (JSC), Junior Dakhil Certificate (JDC) examinations and Primary and Mass Education Minister Mostafizur Rahman the copy of the results of PEC examination to the Prime Minister around 10:15am.

Later, Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid and Primary and Mass Education Minister Mostafizur Rahman will announce the results officially in separate press briefings at their Ministry offices around 12pm and 1pm respectively.

The Junior School Certificate (JSC) and Junior Dakhil Certificate (JDC) examinations were held from November 1 to November 15 with the participation of a total of 2,670,333 examinees.

This year's Primary Education Completion (PEC) and Ebtedayee Examinations for the fifth graders were held from November 18 to November 26 with the participation of total of 2,777,270 students.