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CBSE Class 12th Result 2021 Updates: Education Minister lauds CBSE for record-high pass percentage

CBSE Board Class 12th Result 2021 Updates: As per the board's 40:30:30 formula for evaluation of marks of class 12 students, students will be assessed based on their class 12, class 11 and class 10 marks. The result will be available at official website -, or

By: Education Desk
New Delhi | Updated: July 30, 2021 9:00:01 pm
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CBSE Board Class 12th Result 2021 Updates: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) today released the class 12 results at 2 pm. The result is available at official website –, The result is also available via SMS, UMANG app and Digilocker.

CBSE Class 12th Result 2021: How to check marks

This year, 99.37 pass percentage has been recorded which is nearly 10 per cent higher than previous year’s 88.8 per cent. In 2019, it was 83.4 per cent. As many as 65,184 students have not received their results today as their result are still being processed. CBSE will announce their result on August 5.

The senior secondary exam results have been declared based on an alternative marking scheme after the central government decided to cancel CBSE Class 12 board exams due to the coronavirus outbreak. As per the board’s 40:30:30 formula for evaluation of marks of class 12 students, students will be assessed based on their class 12, class 11 and class 10 marks.

CBSE Class 12 results LIVE Updates in Hindi, Malayalam

According to the formula, the theory marks of each subject will be computed using 40% from the marks they got in the subject pre-boards or mid-term exams held by their schools earlier this year, 30% from their Class 11 final exam marks, and 30% from their Class 10 board exam results. This will be added to the actual marks that they got in their Class 12 internal assessments and practicals for that subject.

Read | CBSE Class 12th result 2021 today: Download ‘roll number finder’ to check scorecard

Students who are not satisfied with the manner of assessment or the marks they will get will be allowed to sit for written examinations conducted by the board “when conditions are conducive for holding the examinations”.

For class 10, the CBSE has adopted an alternative strategy to evaluate students without final exams. According to the alternate CBSE evaluation strategy, while 20 marks for each subject will be for internal assessment, 80 marks will be calculated based on students’ performance in various tests or exams throughout the year.

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CBSE Class 12 Result 2021 Updates: How and where to check scores at,

18:48 (IST)30 Jul 2021
Delhi records 99.83 per cent

In Delhi, almost all students have passed: 99.83% or 2,74,132 of 2,74,590 candidates in the region.

Prayagraj - 82.49% to 98.59% Guwahati - 83.37% to 99.31% Noida - 84.87% to 99.02%

18:36 (IST)30 Jul 2021
Education Minister congratulates class 12 students

"Congratulate my young friends who have cleared the CBSE class 12 exams. Happy to learn that CBSE has achieved a record-high pass percentage. Compliment teachers and parents for their hard work. My best wishes to all the students for their bright future," Pradhan tweeted.

17:16 (IST)30 Jul 2021
PM Modi congratulates CBSE Class 12 students for passing with flying colours amid Covid

Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated class 12 students on successfully passing the CBSE examinations.  Addressing them as young friends, he also wished them a bright, happy and healthy future. Read more

17:14 (IST)30 Jul 2021
Highest ranking district for CBSE Class 12 results is Thiruvananthapuram

17:10 (IST)30 Jul 2021
CBSE Class 12 compartment examination to be conducted between August 16 to September 15

CBSE Examinations Controller Sanyam Bhardwaj said the compartment examination will be conducted between August 16 to September 15. The exact dates will be announced soon.

17:04 (IST)30 Jul 2021
CBSE Class 12 results 2021: Thiruvanthapuram district in Kerala scores highest pass percentage in India

16:57 (IST)30 Jul 2021
CBSE Class 12 Results 2021: Less compartment students this year

This year only 6,149 students are listed under the compartment category whereas last year, 87,650 students last year had a compartment

16:55 (IST)30 Jul 2021
CBSE Results 2020 saw a higher difference in the male-female pass percentage

In 2020, girls had 6% higher pass percentage than boys. This time also girls have outrun boys but with a 0.56 margin. 

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16:46 (IST)30 Jul 2021
CBSE Class 12 results pass percentage

The passing percentage of CBSE Class 12 results is 99.37 percent, more than last year's recorded passing percentage. 

16:39 (IST)30 Jul 2021
Delhi University aspirants can start applying for the DU entrance test

The Delhi University Entrance Test (DUET) for the Academic Session 2020-21 will be conducted from September 26 to October 1, the National Testing Agency (NTA) announced Tuesday night.

UG registrations will begin on August 2, and the last date to apply will be August 31.

16:37 (IST)30 Jul 2021
What happens after CBSE Results 2021?

Since Class 12 CBSE results have now been declared, students can move on to the next step and start applying to different colleges for undergraduate programs. 

16:27 (IST)30 Jul 2021
Increase in high-scorers this year

A total of 70,004 students have achieved 95 per cent and above marks, while 1,50,152 have got marks in the 90-95 per cent range. 

15:50 (IST)30 Jul 2021
PM extends wishes to CBSE Class 12 students on board results
15:44 (IST)30 Jul 2021
Education minister congratulates students, praises teachers and parents for hard work
15:32 (IST)30 Jul 2021
Delhi Education Minister Manish Sisodia took to Twitter to congratulate CBSE students
15:25 (IST)30 Jul 2021
Ex Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal congratulates CBSE Class 12 students
15:24 (IST)30 Jul 2021
CBSE results 2021: Big jump in pass percentage

With soaring pass percentage registered this year by CBSE, and other state boards, the cut-offs for college admissions are likely to soar with nearly 5.3% of students scoring above 95%.

15:13 (IST)30 Jul 2021
CBSE Class 12 result 2021 link activated

15:05 (IST)30 Jul 2021
CBSE Class 12 result: No merit list this year as well

The CBSE will not release any merit list this year as well. The board did not release any merit list in 2020 as the result was partially finalised using an alternative assessment scheme. 

15:03 (IST)30 Jul 2021
Madhya Pradesh government congratulates all CBSE class 12 students of the state

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In 2020, the CBSE had submitted the assessment and evaluation criteria for the cancelled class 10, 12 board examinations. The board awarded marks to the students based on the papers they have attempted. For the students who have not attempted a minimum of 3 papers (especially students of North East Delhi), the results would be based on the internal evaluation.


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First published on: 30-07-2021 at 11:11:59 am
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