The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) might declare the Class 10 and Class 12 results late this year due to state elections.
When was the examination conducted?
Both Class 10 and Class 12 examination began on March 9, 2017.
How many students appeared for the board examination?
This year, a total of 19,85,397 students from classes 10 and 12 appeared for the board examinations.
More about the CBSE board result updates:
- The CBSE board is trying their best to declare Class 10 exam results before May 20, 2017, and that of Class 12 in the last week of the month.
- Once the results will be declared, all the candidates can check the same on the official website.
The total number of the school registered:
- For Class 10: Last year, a total of 15,309 schools registered for the exam while this year it has increased to 16,363.
- For Class 12: From 10678 schools registered last year, 557 more schools have been added.
About the marking scheme:
According to the official circular, the maximum marks will be 100. Out of the total 100 marks, the board exam will be of 50 marks, and 50 marks are allocated to internal assessment or practical examination. Each candidate needs to score minimum 33 per cent marks in both board exam and practical exam to pass the subject.
CBSE was established in 1962. CBSE affiliates all Kendriya Vidyalayas, all Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas, private schools and most of the schools approved by central government of India.