Bangladesh education

June 1, 2022
June 1, 2022

Of public schools and their woes

As the new fiscal year is set to begin, will the state of public schools remain unchanged?

September 5, 2019
September 5, 2019

No exams for students of class I-III from 2021

The government decides that the students of classes I, II and III will not have to sit for any examination from 2021 academic year.

August 2, 2017
August 2, 2017

HC asks govt to make law on education

The High Court directs the government to formulate a strategic law on education titled ‘Bangladesh Education Code’ in next one year.

July 23, 2017
July 23, 2017

532 colleges achieve 100% success

A total of 532 educational institutions achieve 100 percent pass in the Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and its equivalent examinations across the country.

July 23, 2017
July 23, 2017

Cheers for girls!

Girls outshone boys across country in this year’s Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) results. A total of 70.43 percent girls passed the examinations whereas the boys’ pass rate is 67.61, said Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid while handing over the results of HSC and its equivalent examinations to the Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina this morning.

July 23, 2017
July 23, 2017

Pass rate, GPA 5 lower this year

Total 68.91 percent students pass this year’s Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and its equivalent examinations across the country which is 5.79 percentage points lower than that of previous year.

April 2, 2017
April 2, 2017

HSC exams begin

The Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and equivalent examinations for this year have begun. A total of 11,83,686 examinees from 8,864 educational institutions will take part in the examinations.

July 31, 2016
July 31, 2016

Change law to bar MPs in educational instt: HC

High Court directs the authorities concerned to take steps in two months for amending the provisions of a law that allows lawmakers to become chairman of the governing bodies of private educational institutions.

May 19, 2016
May 19, 2016

Huge task ahead as primary education now up to class VIII

From now on, primary education in the country will be up to class-VIII. The government made the decision yesterday to extend the level of primary education from class-V in light of the National Education Policy 2010.

January 19, 2016
January 19, 2016

Educational institutions asked to beef up security

The government directs the country’s all educational institutions to beef up their security measures.