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Bihar Board BSEB 10th Result 2020 HIGHLIGHTS: Meet toppers, know scrutiny process and more

Bihar Board BSEB 10th Result 2020 HIGHLIGHTS: The class 10 result is available now. Students can check their result at the official website,

By: Education Desk | New Delhi |
Updated: May 28, 2020 11:20:15 am
Bihar Board 10th result declared today Bihar Board 10th Result HIGHLIGHTS: 80.59% got successful in matric exam this year. Image source: Shared by BSEB

Bihar Board BSEB 10th Result 2020 HIGHLIGHTS: The Bihar School Education Board (BSEB), Patna declared the class 10 or matric exam result today. Over 15.29 lakh students who had appeared for the Bihar Board exam were awaiting the results. The evaluation process was halted due to the lockdown induced due to coronavirus. The board had conducted the evaluation process across 1,368 centres.

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This year, the pass percentage has seen a slight dip and reached 80.59 per cent. Himanshu Raj has become the top scorer with 96.20 per cent marks. As many as 41 students have featured in the list of top 10 with multiple ties. Students can check their result at the official website,,,,, and

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With this, BSEB has become the first board to release both class 10 and class 12 results during the lockdown. Bihar Board had released class 12 or intermediate result in March in which 80.44 per cent of students cleared the exam. Currently, the scrutiny process is on for the class 12 exams. Meanwhile, last year for class 10 results, the pass percentage was at 80.73 per cent.

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11:20 (IST)28 May 2020
Highlights of Bihar Board matric result

This year, the pass percentage has seen a slight dip and reached 80.59 per cent. Himanshu Raj has become the top scorer with 96.20 per cent marks. As many as 41 students have featured in the list of top 10 with multiple ties

11:05 (IST)27 May 2020
How to check results online

The students can check results online through the websites-,, apart from it, results are available at

10:45 (IST)27 May 2020
How the topper prepared for board exams

Juli Kumari went beyond the state board books for her exam preparation. "I used to study NCERT books as well as question banks. I devoted 10 hours daily. I stayed away from social media and referred to online platforms only in case of doubts," she said Read the entire interview here

10:18 (IST)27 May 2020
Beyond the prescribed books

In an interaction with Juli Kumari said that she did not just rely on the state board books but also studied through NCERTs to build concepts and practiced through question banks. She also said that she focused on the presentation of her answer scripts by highlighting the important points. Read full interview here

10:13 (IST)27 May 2020
Female topper Juli Kumari aspires to be a doctor

Juli Kumari wished to study medicine, saying, "We have a shortage of doctors in Arwal. If someone suffers a serious medical emergency, then we have to take them to Aurangabad. I want to study medicine, become a doctor, and serve my village." Read the entire interview here

09:51 (IST)27 May 2020
Who is the female topper?

Juli Kumari from Anwar has topped among girls and got the third rank overall. She is the daughter of a teacher father and a homemaker mother. She has five siblings - three elder sisters and one younger brother. She obtained 478 marks out of 500. Read her story here

09:37 (IST)27 May 2020
Second rank holder misses by 1 mark

Durgesh who has obtained the second rank has missed the top slot by 1 mark or by 0.2 per cent. He too is a son of a farmer. While Himanshu Raj from Rohtas district topped the state with 481 marks out of 500 (96.2 per cent), Durgesh Kumar from Samastipur bagged the second position with 480 marks (96 per cent).

09:29 (IST)27 May 2020
A slight dip from last year, still a good result

Even as BSEB has seen a slight dip in pass percentage as compared to last year, if compared from 2017 and years before, the pass percentage is still very high. About 80.53 per cent of the 14,94,071 students who had taken the board exams this year passed. The pass percentage was 80.73 last year, 68.89 in 2018 and 50.12 in 2017.

09:23 (IST)27 May 2020
BSEB all for reforms

Following the 2012 toppers’ scam, the state board had initiated several examination reforms, including OMR sheets. While the pass percentage among girls was 90.28 per cent, the percentage among boys was 84.12 per cent.

21:42 (IST)26 May 2020
How to apply for scrutiny process

Step 1: Visit the official website

Step 2: Click on the link for scrutiny process

Step 3: Enter your roll code, roll number and mobile number

Step 4: In the new window, enter your details in the fields provided, upload the necessary documents and pay the fee to apply for scrutiny

Step 5: Keep a copy of your application for further reference.

21:35 (IST)26 May 2020
Know the grace marks policy

The Bihar Board has introduced ‘grace marks’ policy in 2017 under which a student can get up to 8 per cent grace marks. The policy stated that if a student fails in one subject only (by not more than 8 per cent marks or in two subjects by not more than 4 per cent marks in each), he/she will be given the marks he/she is short of

21:29 (IST)26 May 2020
Application process for compartment exam to begin soon

If a candidate still fails in one or two subjects will have the opportunity to appear in the compartment exam. The application process for the compartment exam will begin soon. The board will soon notify the dates of the examination.

21:28 (IST)26 May 2020
Address of BSEB chairperson

21:24 (IST)26 May 2020
Bihar Board result would have been by March-April sans lockdown: Chairperson

Even as the Bihar Board has become the first board to declare class 10 and 12 exam results, the chairperson said that had the evaluation process not be held back due to the lockdown the board had been able to release the result even faster by March-end or April, he said.

21:10 (IST)26 May 2020
How did the Board become fastest to declare result?

The board had checked as many as 90 lakh answer scripts for class 10 exams and 75 lakh for class 12. Every answer script had an individual photograph of the individual student along with barcode and lithocode to prevent cheating or impersonation. The code also enabled the right and immediate uploading of marks via computer at the time of evaluation. The board had ensured at least 6 computers in each evaluation center, the board chairperson said.

21:08 (IST)26 May 2020
More internal choice, 10 sets

BSEB chairperson, Anand Kishor said that the Bihar Board had prepared 10 sets of every exam question paper to eliminate the chances of cheating, He also informed that in objective type questions, there was 20% internal choice for students. Bihar Board had announced to hold 50% of its exam in objective type format to ensure conceptual assessment.

20:56 (IST)26 May 2020
Bihar Education Minister on BSEB results

20:56 (IST)26 May 2020
Education environment in Bihar is transforming: State Education Minister

While exams of many school boards are yet to be held and the Bihar Board has released its result. This is due to the new and simple techniques implemented by the board. Also, under the ageis of CM Nitish Kumar, the environment of education in the state has changed, said the education minister.

20:35 (IST)26 May 2020
Only 3 out of 41 from SAV

Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya (SAV) which had given 16 out of 18 students in the top 10 last year, has given only three students this year. Many anticipated it give topper this year too like in 2018 and 2019, however, the school did not perform as expected. This year's topper is from Janta High School, Rohtas.

20:08 (IST)26 May 2020
Result in record time

RK Mahajan, Additional Chief Secretary, Education Department said, "the BSEB has released the result in record time. It is the first-ever education board to declare both class 12 and class 10 results despite lockdown. The Board has been successful in doing so by integrating the use of technology in their evaluation process."

Bihar Board BSEB 10th Result 2020 today BSEB 10th Result 2020 HIGHLIGHTS: Matric result declared at Representational image/ designed by Gargi Singh

BSEB Bihar Board matric 10th result HIGHLIGHTS: The Bihar Board claims to have implemented a new software which was developed internally to ensure smooth evaluation of the exams. The software had increased the speed of processing the result by 16 per cent as compared to last year.

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