February 24, 2024, 2:49 pm

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2023-11-26 13:05:25 BdST

HSC Result PublishedAverage pass rate dropped by 7.31pc

The average pass rate in the Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and equivalent examinations has dropped by 7.31 per cent compared to last year.

This year the average pass rate in the 11 education boards of the country is 78.64 percent which was 85.95 percent last year, education ministry sources said.

This year, a total of 31,750 candidates secured the highest Grade Point Average (GPA)-5 from Dhaka board, 11,260 from Rajshahi 6,340 from Chattogram, 5,650 from Cumilla and 4,000 from Barshal board.

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina unveiled the results online on Sunday morning. Education Minister Dipu Moni handed over the combined result statistics of all 11 education boards to the premier at the latter’s official residence Ganabhaban.

Later, chairmen of the nine general education boards, Bangladesh Madrasah Education Board and Bangladesh Technical Education Board handed over the result statistics of their respective boards.

This year a total of 13, 74,488 students sat for HSC and equivalent exams from August 17 to September 25. Of them, 6, 98,135 are boys and 6, 76,353 are girls.

Dipu Moni and Deputy Minister for Education Mohibul Hasan Chowdhury spoke on the occasion.

The education minister will hold a press conference at the International Mother Language Institute at Segunbagicha in Dhaka at 2:30 pm to unveil the detailed HSC results before the media.

Candidates can get their results online or through sending SMS to 16222.

To get the results under general boards through SMS, candidates have to type HSC, the first three letters of the board name, followed by the candidate's roll number and the year, and send it to 16222, said a release.

For example, a candidate who sat for this year's exams under the Dhaka board with a roll number of '1000000' will have to send: HSC(space)Dha(space)1000000(space)2023 and send the SMS to 16222.

Likewise, to obtain the Alim results, students need to send text message by typing ALIM [space] MAD [space] Roll Number [space] 2023 and send it to 16222.

For technical board results, the students will have to type HSC [space] Tec [space] Roll Number [space] 2023 and send it to 16222.

Alternatively, the candidates can also get their results from the website http://www.educationboardresults.gov.bd.

Students can download individual result sheet by entering roll and registration numbers.

Educational institutions can also download their results from https://dhakaeducationboard.gov.bd/ by putting in the EIIN number of the institution.

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