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Bihar Board 12th results 2020: Meet toppers, passing marks, direct link to check marks online

Board 12th results 2020: BSEB Patna has released intermediate result at the official website, Here is all you need to know about the exam, passing marks, topper, re-valuation and other FAQs

By: Education Desk | New Delhi |
Updated: March 28, 2020 4:07:47 pm
bseb result, 12th bihar board, bseb online Bihar Board 12th result 2020: Students are advised to stay at home and check result online. (Representational Image)

Board 12th results 2020: In an unexpected move, the Bihar School Education Board, Patna declared the result of intermediate or class 12 amid coronavirus pandemic. Even as several boards including CBSE, CISCE and other state boards have postponed their results, the Bihar Board has became the first board in India amid the pandemic to declare results in 2020. The BSEB is also claiming to have announced the ‘fastest’ result ever.

The overall pass percentage was 80.44 per cent, a slight increase from last year – making it a better result. Stream wise, commerce has remained the best performing stream. This year, in commerce 93.26 per cent students passed while in science 77.39 per cent passed and in Arts the percentage was 81.44. In terms of first divisions, Arts had 1.75 lakh students in first division with commerce at 43,296 and science at 2,24,971 students in first division.

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While the result for BSEB class 12 or inter exams can be checked at the official websites –,, the result for class 10 has been delayed. While the earlier time line was April 10, it will be announced later as the board has put evaluation process on halt to maintain social distancing. For those 12 lakh who have appeared for intermediate, here is all you need to know:

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Board 12th results 2020: Is this really the fastest result?

The Bihar Bard claims that this in deed is the fastest result declaration, outpacing last year by mere three days.The Board claims to have used a new software for processing of the result. The software had increased the speed of the result by 16 per cent as compared to the last year.

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Board 12th results 2020: Have I passed?

If a student gets 30 per cent marks, that is 30 marks out of 100 or 21 out of 70 marks in the theory paper, they will be considered passed in the particular subject. However, to pass the class, one needs to get 33 per cent marks over all. Calculate percentage out of 500 by dividing marks obtained with 500 and multiplying by 100. If the percentage is 33 or above, you are pass.

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Board 12th results 2020: Have my friends passed?

As many as 80.44 per cent of over 12 lakh who appeared for the exam have passed it. The pass percentage of BSEB intermediate 2020 increased from 79.76 per cent. Amid the coronavirus outbreak, the interview of top five students from each stream was held through video conferencing on WhatsApp.

Board 12th results 2020: Who topped the exam?

The top rank is scored jointly by commerce and science. While Neha Kumari is the science topper with 95.2 per cent marks or 476 out of 500, Kausar Fatma and Sudhanshu Narayan Choudhary has jointly topped in Commerce stream with same score. The trio is followed closely by Sakshy Kumari who got 474 marks in Arts Stream.

Board 12th results 2020: How to get detailed marks?

To check detailed mark sheet, follow these steps –

Step 1: Visit the official website
Step 2: Click on the result link
Step 3: Log-in using roll number
Step 4: Result will appear, download
Step 5: Take print out of the score card, it will act as provisional mark sheet

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Board 12th results 2020: What to do if I failed

In case 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. If someone has obtained 75 per cent marks in aggregate but has failed in one subject only by not more then 10 per cent marks and cannot be allowed to pass under any other regulation, will be declared to have passed

Board 12th results 2020: Where to check result

While several candidates have complaints that the official websites are not working, here is link of other websites where result can be available. The BSEB inter result will be available at the official website –


Board 12th results 2020: Who all attempted exam

This year, 12.5 lakh (12,05,390) students have registered for the examination, including 5.38 lakh female students and 6.56 lakh males, as per the board.

Board 12th results 2020: Science stream performance

In the science stream, as many as 2,24,971 candidates have cleared the exam in first division while 1,62,471 have got second division. In the third division there are a total of 3,601 candidates. The over all pass percentage from the science stream is 77.39 per cent.

Board 12th results 2020: Commerce stream

commerce stream has shown the best performance with 93.26 per cent students pasisng the exam. In this stream, 43,296 students have secured seats in first division while 20,514 in second division. As many as 2,401 have secured 33rd division. A total of 66,215 students passed intermediate in commerce stream.

Board 12th results 2020: Arts stream

As many as 6,28,363 students appeared in Arts stream. Of these 1,75,017 students cleared the exam in first division while 2,86,454 secured second division. The thirs division was secured by 50,113 students. Arts stream had highest students followed by science with 5,05,467 students and commerce with 71,004 students.

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