The Secondary School Certificate (SSC) results suffered a fall in success rate for the second consecutive year owing to the students’ poor performance in English and Mathematics.
The fall in success rates wasn’t the only negative thing this time around as this year’s exams were marred by widespread allegations of question leaks.
The pass percentage of the SSC exams under the eight education boards came down to 79.40 percent, dipping 1.82 percentage points from last year’s, according to the results published yesterday.
This is the lowest pass rate in the last eight years.
Rajshahi board again topped the charts in terms of success rate with 86.07 percent.
Although the number of students who had failed increased, the number of schools with 100…