Some 13,000 students from Cumilla Education Board applied for the re-scrutiny of this year's Junior School Certificate (JSC) examination results.
Sources said 2,904 students applied for re-scrutiny of English, 2,560 of Bangladesh and Global studies and 2,335 of Mathematics while the other applications were submitted for other subjects.
The application for re-scrutiny was accepted through online from 25 December to 2 January.
Shahidul Islam, deputy-examination controller of the board, said the results after re-scrutiny will be published on 24 January.
This year, a total of 2,54,725 students came out successful with 86.99 per cent pass rate in the JSC examination from the board. Of them, 3,742 students obtained GPA5.