Pass rate 66.64%; GPA-5 rate drops
HSC, equivalent results published
Published : Thursday, 19 July, 2018 at 10:44 AM Count : 1038
The results of Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and its equivalent examinations 2018 published on Thursday.
The average pass rate is 66.64 per cent.
Of these, 64.55per cent passed in the HSC examinations, 78.67 per cent in Madrasah Board and 75.55per cent in Technical Board examinations.
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.
Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid formally handed over the results to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at her official residence Ganobhaban in the capital around 10am.
This year, the number of Grade Point Average (GPA)-5 achievers is 29, 262 which was 37, 969 in last year.
The pass percentage was dropped by 2.27 while the number of GPA-5 achievers fell by 8,464.
The results will be available online and respective institutions after 1pm.
Students will find their results through the website www.educationboardresults.gov.bd.
A total 13, 11,457 students participated in this year's HSC and its equivalent examinations which were held from April 2 to May 23.