The results of the last bar exam given in Israel were released on Sunday, December 29, 2019. According to the dismal results, 52% of the candidates failed the exam. Of 2,492 persons who took the exam, only 1,196 passed while 1,296 failed.
According to school; 86% of the students from the University of Tel Aviv passed. Regarding the Carmel Academic College, that figure stands at 22%, which means four out of every five who took the exam failed.
For comparison sake, six years ago, in 2013, the percent of candidates who failed the exam was 22%. During that same period of time, all the interns who studied in universities passed the exam. At Tel Aviv University, the passing rate was 97%. The rate at the Carmel Academic College was 76%, almost four times today’s results.
(YWN Israel Desk – Jerusalem)