Exams Dept. preps for Gr. 5 Scholarship Exam

2020-10-01 at 14:00

Preparations are underway by the Department of Examinations, to conduct the annual grade five scholarship examination, on the 11th of October 2020.

The exam will be conducted at 2,936 centres across the island, while a total of 331,694 students are expected to sit the examination this year.

248,072 students will take the scholarship exam in the Sinhala medium, while 83,622 will take the exam in the Tamil medium.

This is the first time admission cards have been issued for applicants of the grade 5 scholarship exam, while all relevant admission cards have been sent to school principals.

The admission card contains the examinees number and relevant exam centre.