PSEB Class 12 results 2018: The Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) has announced results of class 10th, 12th examinations at pseb.ac.in.
PSEB 12th result 2018: The Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) has released the results of both class 10 and 12 examinations on the official website – pseb.ac.in. The students can now check their respective scores by following the step mentioned below. The examinations for class 12 commenced from February 28 and were concluded on March 24. This year for the first time the board had abolished the “marks moderation system”, under which grace marks were allotted to students to improve their final score, resulting in a higher pass percentage. To check the results, the students are required to enter their roll number and other details. Once you have the results, download a copy and save it for future reference. More details are as follows:
CHECK HIGHLIGHTS: PSEB Class 12 Result 2018
PSEB 12th result 2018: Pass percentage
• Overall pass percentage – 65.97%
• Pass percentage for open school – 40.07%
• Pass percentage girls – 78.25%
• Pass percentage boys – 60.46%
PSEB 12th result 2018: Stream-wise pass percentage
• Commerce stream
Total students appeared – 31,364 students
Pass – 26,643
Pass percentage – 84.95%
• Humanities stream
Total students appeared – 2,12,945 students
Pass – 13,8,643
Pass percentage – 65.11%
• Science stream
Total students appeared – 55,976 students
Pass – 32,907
Pass percentage – 58.79%
PSEB 12th result 2018: List of Toppers
• Puja Joshi has topped the exam. She scored 98 per cent. She is from Teja Swantantra Senior Secondary School.
• Prachi Gaur from Ludhiana who opted for sports, has scored a whopping 100 per cent marks.
• Vivek Joshi from Teja Swantantra Senior Secondary School has secured second rank with 97.55 per cent
• The third rank has been secured by Jasnoor Kaur from Dashmesh Public School for girls, Muktsar.
PSEB 12th result 2018: How to Check
Students who were eagerly waiting for the exam can follow the steps mentioned below to check their results:
Step 1 – Visit the official website – pseb.ac.in
Step 2 – Click on ‘Results’ tab give on the homepage at the top navigation bar
Step 3 – A new webpage will appear
Step 4 – Click on ‘Senior Secondary (10+2) Examination Provisional Result March 2018 NOW AVAILABLE’
Step 5 – Enter your Roll Number or Enter Name
Step 6 – Click on Find Results
Step 7 – Download your result and take a print out for further reference
This year, a total of 3,18,834 students had registered for the plus-two exam and about 80,000 had to re-appear in both the classes. Last year, the lowest pass percentage was recorded in three years for class 12 examination. Also, the question paper of PSEB class 12 maths exam was canceled after the reports of the alleged paper leak. New question papers were sent to district authorities on mail.
In order to avoid cheating, the Punjab Board had identified 56 hypersensitive centers and had installed CCTV cameras in these centers. The class 12 exams began with the English paper and ended with the Sociology paper. Last year, the result was announced on May 13, and as many as 77,021 students failed in the general English paper.
PSEB Class 10 results are likely to be announced around same time. Last year, the passing percentage for Class 12 was 65.33 and for Class 10 students was reportedly 57.50.
The Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) was established through a legislative enactment in November 1969. In 1987, the Vidhan Sabha amended the Board’s Act to grant it autonomy. The functions of PSEB include to conduct the smooth public examination at the school level, prescribe the curriculum, courses of studies and textbooks for school education and to make necessary arrangements for affiliations of schools to the Board.