The results of Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and equivalent examinations-2019 under 10 education boards were published today with 82.20 percent pass rate, reports BSS.
Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni announced the results at a function at International Mother Language Institute at 11 am.
A total of 1,05,594 students got the highest Grade Point Average (GPA-5) in the examinations, she said.
Earlier the chairmen of all ten education boards handed over the results to the minister.
A total of 21, 35,333 students - 10, 64, 892 female and 10, 70, 441 male - appeared in the SSC and equivalent examinations this year under the 10 education boards.
Of them, 16,94,652 students appeared in the SSC examinations under the eight general educational boards, the education ministry sources said.
In 2018, the average pass rate was 77.77 percent as a total of 20,31,889 students, including 10,23,212 male and 10,08,687 female, appeared in the examinations.
Like previous years, results can be known through sending SMS from any mobile operator. To know the results, one will have to write in such way (SSC [space] first three letters of respective boards [space] and then have to write roll number [space] 2019) and send to 16222.
Besides, one can get results visiting websites of respective education boards.