Utkal varsity Plus-III results out

Bhubaneswar: The Utkal University today announced the results of annual Plus-III examinations.

At a press briefing at the varsity campus, vice-chancellor Ashok Kumar Das said the pass rate in the Arts stream is 87% while it is 85% and 90% in the Science and Commerce streams respectively.

Of 15,036 candidates in the Arts stream, 13,066 students got through while 2,334 students out of 2,747 students cleared the exams in the Science stream, he said.

The Commerce stream, which saw good passing percentages year after year, keeps the record intact this year too with 1,487 students out of 1,646 turning out successful in the annual exams, Das added.

Expressing happiness over the overall performance, Das said girls performed better than boys if the results in all the three streams are taken together.