Common Z-Score finalized
Higher Education Minister S B Dissanayake said yesterday that all
measures have been taken to release the GCE (A/L) examination results.
He made this observation in Parliament in response to a question
raised by UPFA Parliamentarian Ranjith de Zoysa.
The minister stated that a common Z-Score rate has been finalized for
both participants at the examination under the new and old syllabuses.
The Higher Education Minister also stated that a group of statistics
experts consisting of professors have been assigned to finalize the
matter with the Z-Score.
He also stated that finalizing a common Z-Score rate was a complex
issue and the group of experts were striving to minimize the probable
advantage or disadvantage to a rate lesser than 0.1 percent which will
incur on results of the students also sat for the exam on either of