The Junior School Certificate (JSC) examination of 2017 will begin from November 1.
Education Minister Nurul Islam Nahid confirmed the matter while exchanging Eid greetings with officials and staffs of Secondary and Higher Education Division at his ministry on Monday.
He said, "We are taking necessary preparations for conducting the examination. We have adopted plans to start repairing the schools and colleges affected by the recent flood."
Secondary and Higher Education Division Secretary Md Sohorab Hossain, Additional Secretaries Md Mohiuddin Khan, Abdullah Al Hasan Chowdhury, National Curriculum and Textbook Board (NCTB) Chairman Prof Narayan Chandra Saha and Dhaka Education Board Chairman Prof Mahabubur Rahman, were present on the occasion, among others.