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HSC, equivalent exams begin today

News Desk || risingbd.com

Published: 09:13, 2 December 2021  
HSC, equivalent exams begin today

The Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSC) and equivalent examinations will begin today (December 2) across the country.

The examination will be held in two shifts—morning and afternoon, beginning at 10 am every day. The exams will continue till December 30.

About 13,99,690 examinees will sit for the exams under 11 educational boards. Of them, 7,29,738 are boys and 6,69,952 are girls.

Education ministry said, a total of 11, 38, 017 examinees from nine general boards while 1, 13,144 students from madrasa board and 1,48,529 students from HSC (BM) vocational under technical board are taking part in this year’s examination.

Earlier, all coaching centers were declared shut from November 25 to January 3 for conducting examinations in a fair environment.

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