One lakh 12 thousand examinees will appear at the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) examinations under Chittagong Education Board (CEB) this year.
CEB officials said they have completed all preparations to hold the examination in a peaceful atmosphere.
As many as 24,571 students from science group, 30,688 from humanities group and 57,700 students from business administration group, totaling 1,12,959 are scheduled to sit for their examinations.
The students will participate in the examinations from 1,007 high schools through 169 centers.
A total of 72 vigilance teams consisting of teachers and magistrates have been formed to check any sort of unfair means or irregularities. Examinations of all subjects, except Bangla second paper, English first and second paper, will be held under creative question paper from this year, Board sources said.
Mohammad Mahbub Hasan, controller of CEB told BSS that the authority has completed all preparations to hold the examination in a fair atmosphere and determined to consider all possible options in the preparation process to keep the trend of peaceful examination intact.