Over 3,100 candidates, or 47.83percent passed the exam for the Post-graduate certificate in education, the highest percentage of promoted teachers being in Gorj – 76.47percent, and the lowest in Caras Severin – 29.33percent, according to the partial results before the appeals, the Ministry of Education announced yesterday, √ Mediafax informs. According to them, out of the 7,400 candidates that were present for the written test for the National Exam for the Post-graduate teaching certificate for the pre-university level of education, 6,651 have completed the exam and only 3,181 (47.88percent) were promoted. Among the candidates who passed the exam, 32 got the highest mark, 10, and other 174 got marks between 9,50 and 9,99. Most of the marks were between 8 and 8.49, a total of 1,826. The lowest mark to pass the exam was 8. The Minister for Education, Remus Pricopie has a different opinion. Pricopie said yesterday that the number of those how passed the exam means that this exam is a serious, difficult one, as it should be and he congratulated the 3,200 candidates who passed the exam. .