Hirunews Logo
9%2C444+students+fail+all+9+subjects+at+O%2FL%27s%3B+5%2C737+get+A+passes+for+all+subjects+%3A+Video
Friday, 04 April 2014 - 19:24
9,444 students fail all 9 subjects at O/L's; 5,737 get A passes for all subjects : Video
75

Shares
9,084

Views
Education Minister Bandula Gunawardana said that 9 thousand 444 students have failed all nine subjects in the GCE O/Level examination last year.

Addressing a media conference convened by the Education Minister with regard to the results of the 2013 GCE O/Level Examination, the Minister said that 5 thousand 737 students have obtained ‘A’ grade passes for all nine subjects last year.

The Minister also said that 57.23%  of candidates have passed Mathematics while 67.53% have passed Science.

At the same time, 48.86% have passed English as a subject.

However the Examination Department stated that there is 2% increase in the number of applicants who passed the GCE O/Level last year against the percentage of year 2012.

In 2012, 64.74% applicants passed their examination while in 2013, 66.67% candidates passed their O/level examination.


Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Heavy snow across the globe
Friday, 13 January 2017 - 9:29
Many countries are experiencing heavy snow, foreign media states. The temperature in England, Scotland, North Ireland and Wales has hit minus 10 degrees... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
294 Views
722 Views
2,233 Views
1,539 Views
9,614 Views
44,351 Views
Top