Pass rate of HSC and equivalent exams has fallen to 66.64 percent this year .
A total of 29,262 students achieved a GPA of 5.0 according to Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid.
The education ministry published results of HSC and equivalent exams on Thursday.
HSC theory exams were held from Apr 2 to May 13 and the practical exams were held from May 14 to May 23. A total of 1,311,457 students sat for the exams.
The examinees will get their results from respective centres or educational institutions, websites of the respective centres and mobile phones. At the same time, the results will be available at www.educationboardresults.gov.bd.
To find out their results, the students will have to send an SMS to 16222 with text 'HSC' followed by space, then first 3 letters of the respective education board, then another space then roll number followed by space again then '2018'.
For example: HSC dha 123456 2018 and send to 16222.
Madrasa students will have to write ‘Alim’ and ‘Mad’ instead of ‘HSC’ and respective board’s first three letters. The rest of the process is the same.
For technical results, students will have to write ‘Tec’ instead of the board’s name. The rest of the process is the same.
Students will also be able to apply for re-evaluation of their results, if needed, between Jul 20 and Jul 26.
They will have to send an SMS only from Teletalk numbers to 16222 with text ‘RSC’ followed by space, then first three letters of the respective education board, then another space then roll number followed by space again and then the subject code.
If there are more than one subject, one will have to write the codes giving commas after each subject code in the same SMS.
The sender will then get a PIN number. The amount of fee that will have to be paid will also be mentioned in the reply to the text message.
If the terms are accepted, the student will then have to send another SMS to the same number with text ‘RSC’ followed by a space then ‘YES’ then another space then a mobile phone number to contact.
Some Tk 150 will be charged for re-evaluation of each subject and paper, so the re-evaluation of a two-paper exam subject will cost Tk 300.