Wednesday, 20 Jan, 2021

Education

Closure of educational institutions extended till Jan 30

The ongoing closure of educational institutions across the country has been extended till January 30 due to the lingering coronavirus pandemic.   M A Khayer, public relations officer of Education Ministry, confirmed the matter to Banglanews on Friday. All educational

Lottery for govt school admissions held 

The online lottery for admissions to Class I to IX at government high schools across the country has been held today. Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni has inaugurated the lottery at International Mother Language Institute in the capital this evening. A total of 5,74,929 students

HSC results by Jan 28: Cabinet secy

The results of the Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and equivalent examinations will be published within January 28. Cabinet Secretary Khandker Anwarul Islam said it after the regular cabinet meeting held on Monday with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in the chair. Earlier at a

Lottery for govt school admissions today

The online lottery for admissions to Class I to IX at government high schools across the country will be held today. Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni will inaugurate the lottery at International Mother Language Institute in the capital at around 3:30 pm, said M Abul Khair, public

IU student commits 'suicide' 

A female student of the Department of Law and Land Management at the Islamic University allegedly committed suicide at Adarshapara area in Jhenaidah sadar upazila on Saturday evening. The deceased was identified as Fabiha Suha, daughter of Sheikh Selim, a resident of the upazila. Suha

Textbook distribution begins across Bangladesh

As previous years, the distribution of textbooks among students from Class VI to IX began on the first day of the New Year. Prime minister Sheikh Hasina inaugurated the free textbook distribution process through a video conferencing from her official residence Ganabhaban on Thursday.

Online study to continue till edu institutions reopen: PM

Mentioning that online study sessions will continue until the educational institutions reopen, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday urged countrymen to maintain proper health guidelines to prevent the spread of coronavirus. She made the call while inaugurating free textbook

PM inaugurates free textbook distribution

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday formally inaugurated the distribution of free textbooks among students up to the secondary level for the academic year 2021. The premier handed over the books to some primary and secondary level students through a virtual event from her official

HSC results to be published in first week of January

The results of this year's Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and equivalent examinations will be published in the first week of January. Education Minister Dipu Moni said it in a virtual press briefing on Tuesday. ‘The result has been prepared and will be published right

Next SSC exams in June, HSC in July-August: Edu minister

The next Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and equivalent examinations will be held in June 2021 and Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and its equivalent exams in July-August. Education Minister Dipu Moni said it while addressing a virtual press briefing on Tuesday. 

33 public varsities now to join uniform admission test

The much-awaited uniform admission test or Central Admission Test (CAT) is going to be introduced for enrolling students at the public universities in the country. The universities are all set to introduce the uniform admission test from this academic year to reduce hassles of

HSC results by this month

The results of HSC and its equivalent examinations will be published by December.  Controller of Examinations at Bangladesh Inter-Education Board Sub-Committee Professor SM Amirul Islam made the announcement on Sunday. He said the results will be published within this month as

Closure of educational institutions extended till Jan 16

The ongoing closure of educational institutions across the country has been extended till January 16 due to the lingering coronavirus pandemic and a possible second wave of infection during the winter.   M A Khayer, public relations officer of Education Ministry, confirmed the

Govt secondary schools' online admission process begins

Government secondary schools across the country have started the process of taking online admission applications. It will continue on till 5 pm on December 27 online (https://gsa.teletalk.com.bd). The schools will publish the list of the final candidates on December 30, according to

Public varsities can take honours, master's final exams

Public universities of the country will be able to take their honours and masters' final year examinations by keeping the residential halls closed due to the coronavirus outbreak. The decision was taken at a virtual meeting presided over by University Grants Commission (UGC)

Govt secondary schools' admission process from Dec 15

Government secondary schools across the country are set to start the process of taking online admission applications from Dec 15. It will continue on till 5 pm on December 27 online (https://gsa.teletalk.com.bd). Besides, the students will get chance through online lottery on

DU to hold final exams from Dec 26

The authorities of Dhaka University (DU) have decided to hold the examinations of its final year and master’s students from December 26 to avoid session jam.  The university also decided to cut short the duration of examinations for this year. However, all the health

Dipu Moni tests positive for Covid-19

Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni tested positive for coronavirus. M A Khayer, public relations officer of the ministry, confirmed the matter to Banglanews on Monday. He said Dipu Moni, also joint general secretary of Awami League, gave her samples for Covid-19 test on Sunday morning

19 public varsities to hold cluster-based admission test this year

A cluster-based admission test for 2020-2021 academic year will take place at 19 general, science and technology universities of the country this year. The examinations will be held on three subjects – humanities, business and science. The decision was made in a view-exchange

School admission through lottery: Education minister

The Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni said admission (class I-IX) into government and private schools for the upcoming academic year would to take place through lottery due to the coronavirus pandemic. She made the disclosure at a virtual news conference on school admission on Wednesday.