The Public Service Commission (PSC) yesterday published the preliminary test results of the 28th Bangladesh Civil Service (BCS) examinations with a total of 11,785 candidates qualifying for the written test.
Around 98,000 students took the preliminary test held on November 28 last year at 103 examination centres in Dhaka, Chittagong, Rajshahi, Khulna, Barisal and Sylhet divisions.
The circular for the 28th BCS examinations sought applications for 1,720 posts in 14 general and 13 technical professional cadres.
PSC Member Ehsan Shamim said a total of 1,20,946 applicants applied for the exams but of them 1,15,163 could submit their applications correctly.
"I hope the written examination will begin in two months. A detailed schedule will be published in national dailies within a few days," Ehsan Shamim told The Daily star.