HSC admission process to begin soon: Dipu Moni
Published : Thursday, 9 July, 2020 at 1:28 PM Count : 263
Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni has said that the admissions process for the Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and equivalent programmes for the 2020-21 academic session is being delayed because of the situation created by the coronavirus pandemic.
But, the admission process will begin soon under the admission policy, she told Parliament on Thursday during a question-answer session.
"In the situation of spreading coronavirus, the HSC admission policy 2020 has already been formulated. Although the HSC results were published on May 31, admission process is being delayed due to COVID-19 situation. The education board is ready, the admission process will begin soon after taking a decision," she said.
Replying to a question from Opposition Jatiya pary lawmaker Fakhrul Imam, the minister also informed that country's all educational institutions remained shut so that the students are not infected with the virus.
But, the ministry has undertaken various steps to engage the students with their studies and to keep the standard of education.