Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and its equivalent examinations 2012 begin across the country from April 01 with a total of 926,814 candidates sitting for the public examination
The number of examinees in this year marked a rise 147,373 since 779,441 students registered for the HSC and equivalent examinations in 2011.
496,395 are male and 430,419 female of the total examinees this year. The examinations will be held in 2,196 centres across the Bangladesh under 10 education boards, including Madrasah and technical boards.
The number of examinees is 750,852 in eight general education boards, 85,226 in Madrasah board, 86,415 in technical education board and 4,321 under Diploma-in-Business Studies (DIBS). There are 182 students registered to attain examination in five foreign centers in this year.