Muscat, The exams of the second semester/first

attempt/ of the General Education Diploma (GED) for the academic

year 2017/2018 started today in 339 centers distributed across different

educational governorates in the Sultanate.

49.515 students take the exams this year, including 41.613 in the

General Education Diploma, 6294 in the General Education Diploma

(Adult Education), 1324 in the General Education Diploma (Bilingual),

177 in the Diploma of General Education and Islamic Sciences, 42 in

the General Education Diploma for the Royal Guard of Oman Technical

College (Bilingual) and 65 in the General Education Diploma for

Special Education.

There are 4 marking centers are operating in the morning and

evening, in the educational directorates in the governorates of (Muscat,

North Al Batinah, South Al Batinah and A’Dakhliya), with 6400 markers

and 6600 proctors.

Source: Oman News Agency