jamuna news: The scholarship results of Primary School Certificate (PSC) examination have been published today.
A total of 82,459 students has got a scholarship this year. Primary and Mass Education Minister Mustafizur Rahman declared the results in a press briefing at the secretariat on Tuesday.
In the previous year, a total of 27,500 students got the scholarship.
Earlier, at least 55,000 students would get a scholarship. Even the facility of the scholarship also has been increased. The amount of money in the talent pool category has been increased from Taka 200 to Taka 300 and in the general category, has been increased from Taka 150 to Taka 225.
This year, a total of 33,000 students got a scholarship in talent pool category and 49,459 students in general category, said Mustafizur Rahman.
On December 29, 2016, the results of PSC were published. The pass rates were 98.51 percent. In the examination, 2,81,898 students got GPA-5.
The scholarship results are available on the website of Education Department (www.dpe.gov.bd)