Dubai youngsters ahead of their Indian class fellows.
The CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education) announced its results to the whoops and cheers of the Dubai-based students. The average pass percentage of the UAE teens was 94.2% in sharp contrast to the 81.7% of Indian learners. However, in the words of one of them: “I think we should take exams lightly and just give it our best shot.”
4138 boys and 4394 girls gave the papers and as usual the girls outshone the boys in the results. A grand total of 770,043 students enrolled for the exams. These youngsters are at an age when the direction their future careers will take is decided upon.
So, the CBSE exams are a crucial factor in the lives of these teenage seekers of knowledge.