BCS cadre seekers stage demo: 3 held
The 34th BCS Cadre Deprived Forum on Saturday staged demonstrations at Shahbagh intersection to press home their various demands, including cancellation of the result of the 34th BCS examination. Sources said the agitators under the banner of the 34th BCS Pass Cadre Deprived Forum staged sit-in around 10am and put..
Result of 36th BCS prelim exam this week
The result of 36th BCS preliminary examination will be published in this week. It is learnt from Bangladesh Public Service Commission (BPSC). On January 8, a total of 211326 applicants took part in the examination against 2180 post under BPSC.
Seventy proxy examinees jailed
A mobile court on Friday sentenced 70 persons for fifteen days on charges of acting as ‘proxy’ candidates at a recruitment test at Agricultural Extension Department under Agriculture Ministry held on Friday morning. Earlier, At least 80 persons including four of Dhaka University were arrested from various exam centers in..
7000 absent on first day of SSC exams
Some 7000 students were absent on the first day of Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and equivalent examinations on Monday. Besides, seven examinees were expelled for copying while an invigilator was expelled for negligence of duty. The examinations began simultaneously across the country and in some overseas centres under eight general..
1, 12, 959 students sat for SSC exam today, 279 were absent: Chittagong Board
The first day of the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) examination in five districts under Chittagong Education Board (CEB) was held peacefully today. One lakh 12 thousand examinees appeared in the exam. As many as 24,571 students from science group, 30,688 from humanities group and 57,700 students from business administration group,..
SSC exams under Rajshahi Board begins peacefully
The first day’s examination of Bangla first paper of Secondary School Certificate (SSC) under Rajshahi Education Board and other equivalent examinations was held peacefully everywhere in eight districts under Rajshahi division today. According to the board control room sources, there was no report of expulsion of any student or teacher…
SSC questions leak impossible, claims Nahid
Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid asked parents not to pay heed to rumours over questions leak on Facebook and other social media, claiming it is quite impossible to leak questions of the Secondary School Certificate examinations using any online platforms, on Monday. ‘If any person tries to leak question papers..
SSC, equivalent exams begin
The Secondary School Certificate and its equivalent examinations began across the country and in some overseas centres from 10:00am on Monday. This year, 16,51,523 students will take the examinations in 3,143 centres, according to education ministry statistics. Of them, 13,04,274 will sit for the SSC exam under eight general education..
No extra marks to increase pass rate: Nahid
Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid yesterday said there was no instruction from the government to give higher scores to the candidates of public examinations to improve the rate of success. “You [examiners] will check the answer script and evaluate properly. We are not under any kind of pressure over the..
1.52 lakh students to take part in SSC exams under Rajshahi board
A total of 1,52,566 students including 72,800 girls are set to take part in the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) examinations-2016 under Rajshahi Education Board scheduled to be begin tomorrow (Monday) like other boards in the country. The students will take part in the examinations in 227 centers from around 2,616..
SSC exam starts tomorrow
The Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and equivalent examinations – 2016 under ten education boards will start from tomorrow. A total of 16, 51,523 students from 28,119 educational institutions will appear in the exams this year. Of them 8, 42,933 students are male and 8, 08,590 female. As many as 1,..
Copying free exams for quality education stressed
There is no alternative to ensuring the prevailing culture of holding copying free public examinations to ensure quality of education for producing knowledgeable, worthy and enlightened citizens. The opinion came today at a seminar organised by Bangladesh Technical Education Board (BTEB) at conference room of Rangpur Technical School and College..
More than one lake students sitting for SSC: Chittagong Board
1, 12,959 examinees will take their Secondary School Certificate (SSC) examinations under Chittagong Education Board (CEB) this year which is scheduled to begin from February 1 (Monday). CEB officials said they have completed all preparations to hold the examination in a fair atmosphere. As many as 24,571 students from science..
Leaking question paper is not possible, said Nahid
Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid today said tougher action will be taken against rumour-mongers of question paper leakage in the public examinations. “A vested quarter spread rumour of question paper leakage to undermine the government’s achievements. Our vigilance will be very strong to resist such kinds of troublemakers during public..
UK set to schedule school exams around Ramadan: boards
British school examinations are to be timetabled in order not to disadvantage students from the Muslim minority observing Ramadan, exam boards said Wednesday. GCSEs, taken by 16-year-olds, and A-Levels, taken by 18-year-olds, in core subjects such as English and mathematics could be set for the beginning of the exam season,..
Seat plan for 36th BCS preli published
The Bangladesh Public Service Commission (BPSC) on Monday published the seat plan for the 36th Bangladesh Civil Service (BCS) preliminary examinations on its website at www.bpsc.gov.bd <http://www.bpsc.gov.bd>. According to BPSC, over two lakh candidates will take part in the 36th BCS exams against 2,180 vacancies. The two-hour preliminary test will..
Final result of primary school teachers’ recruitment test published
The final result of assistant teacher recruitment test for the pre-primary class at government primary schools has been published. The primary and mass education ministry released a statement on Sunday, saying 13,974 candidates have been selected after viva and written tests. It said the district-wise results can be found on..
No watch allowed in BCS preliminary test
Aspirants for the 36th Bangladesh Civil Service (BCS) exams are not allowed to carry any type of hand watch, pocket watch and electronic watch during the tests, scheduled to be held this Friday. The Bangladesh Public Service Commission (BPSC) issued a notice in its website this afternoon asking the examinees..
None from 43 Institutions Passes JSC, JDC Exams
Students of 23 schools of five education boards out of nine failed to come out successful in this year’s JSC examinations. The number of schools and madrasas with “zero results” was 49 last year. According to the results published on December 31, 2015 (Thursday), the board-wise number of such institutions..