HSC, equivalent exams begin: Question paper to print locally on exam day next year, says Nahid


Dhaka, April 2: Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid on Sunday said that public examinations’ question papers would be print locally under the supervision of local administration on exam day from next year.

He expressed the hope adding that it would be possible from next year’s SSC and equivalent exams while talking to media after visiting Dhaka College center of HSC and equivalent exams which started on Sunday.

“This digital system will be implemented to avoid any chance of question paper leak.”

The Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and equivalent examinations for 2017 have begun on Sunday morning. A total of 11,83,686 examinees from 8,864 educational institutions are taking part in the examinations.

The written exam will end on May 15 and the practical exam will start on May 16 and will end on May 25.