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HPBOSE HP Board 12th Result 2020 HIGHLIGHTS: Overall performance improves by 14.06%

HPBOSE Himachal Pradesh Board of School Education HP Board 12th +2 Result 2020, HIGHLIGHTS: A total of 86,633 candidates who had appeared in the board exam this year can check the results through the website-

By: Education Desk | New Delhi | Updated: June 18, 2020 8:14:02 pm
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HPBOSE 12th Result 2020 HIGHLIGHTS: The Himachal Pradesh Board, HPBOSE declared the result of class 12 exam today. Out of 86,633 candidates who appeared for the exams this year, 65,654 students passed. The state recorded 76.07 passing percentage, which saw a significant improve as compared to the previous term.

Prakash Kumar from Kullu Science School of Education emerged as the leading scorer of the state and Science stream. He fetched a total of 497 marks, which evaluates to 99.4 per cent.

The students can check their results at “This year, the number of male students supersede that of female students, 43,410 male in comparison to 42,898 female students. A total of 325 students did not appear in the exam,” chairman Suresh Soni told

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The result will also be available at In order to check the results at our portal, a student must first get him/her registered.

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The class 12 result was announced on the basis of four exams that could be conducted. The marks of the fifth elective subject was marked proportional to the highest grade scored in the four subjects for which the exams had been conducted. For internal and practical subjects for the same paper, the candidates were graded as per the marks obtained in the school.

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17:20 (IST)18 Jun 2020
Toppers from all the three streams

Top 5 (Science Stream): Prakash Kumar from Kullu district - 99.4%, Shubham Jaiswal from Una district - 99.2%, Tanisha from Kangra district - 99%, Abhinav Karmani from Kangra district - 98.8%, Ankush Sharma from Hamirpur district - 98.6% 

Top 5 (Arts stream): Shruti Kashyap from Shimla district - 98.2%, Sushant Chouhan from Sirmor district - 97.8% , Aanchal and Amritanshu from Sirmor amd Shimla districts - 97.2%, Prachi Sharma from Solan district - 96.8%

Top 5 (Commerce stream): Megha Gupta from Sirmor district - 97.6%, Ambika Vikram from Solan district - 96.8%, Kanika Sharma from Hamirpur district, Kritika from Una district and Saloni Joshi from Sirmor district - 96.6%

16:37 (IST)18 Jun 2020
Not satisfied with your grades, here's what you can do!

If any student is not satisfied with his/her marks, they can opt for re-evaluation. The board has not made any announcement in this regard and any updates for the same can be accessed at the board's official website -

15:49 (IST)18 Jun 2020
Calculation of marks for pending exams!

The board declared the results without conducting the pending Geography paper. HPBoSE stated that the grade for the Geography paper will be awarded in proportion to the highest marks received on the previous four exams. Meanwhile, the practical marks for the same will be given on the basis of marks obtained in the school. 

15:27 (IST)18 Jun 2020
Massive improvement in passing percentage

The state had witnessed a significant drop in the performance since 2016. However, this time the passing percentage improved by a whopping 14.06 percent as compared to the previous year. In 2019, the state had recorded only 62.01 passing per cent, while it was 69.67 and 72.89 in 2018 and the year before. 

14:21 (IST)18 Jun 2020
Girls outperform boys

The girls have outperformed boys students scoring 80 pass percentage. Out of the 43,410 male candidates, only 72.40 per cent could clear the exam.

14:21 (IST)18 Jun 2020
How many students could not clear 12th exam

A total of 9,391 students have to appear in the compartment exam this year. The results are available at the websites-,

14:16 (IST)18 Jun 2020
Prakash Kumar tops class 12 exam with 99.40%

Prakash Kumar, who fetched 99.40 per cent, emerged as the leading scorer in the science stream. Meanwhile, Shruti Kashyap with 98.20 per cent scored the highest marks in Arts and Meghna Gupta stood as the topper from the commerce stream with 97.6 per cent.

13:50 (IST)18 Jun 2020
Meet the toppers stream wise

Prakash Kumar- Science topper- 99.4%

Megha Gupta- Commerce topper- 97.6%

Shruti Kashyap- Arts topper- 98.2%

13:24 (IST)18 Jun 2020
Meet the toppers of Arts stream

Shruti Kashyap has topped the Himachal Pradesh, HPBOSE class 12 exam this year followed by Sushant Chauhan who secured the second place with 489 marks. The third spot was bagged by Aanchal and Amritanshu with 486 marks (97.2%).

13:11 (IST)18 Jun 2020
Shruti Kashyap tops class 12 Arts exam

Shruti Kashyap from Govt Girls Senior Secondary School, Shimla has topped the class 12 exam with 491 marks (98.2 per cent)

12:52 (IST)18 Jun 2020
76.07% students clear 12th exam successfully

A total of 65,654 students cleared the class 12 exam successfully this year out of 86,633 candidates appeared. The pass percentage touched at 76.07 per cent.

12:37 (IST)18 Jun 2020
Check last year's pass percentage

Last year, a total of 62.01 per cent students cleared the exam successfully. The same has been declining since 2016.

12:32 (IST)18 Jun 2020
Websites to check

Last year the servers crashed as nearly one lakh candidates were trying to access their result. Hence here is the list of websites to check your result from,,, While the result might be available elsewhere too, but no other website is official.

12:29 (IST)18 Jun 2020
HP Board +2 pass percentage on decline since 2016

The pass percentage is on decline since 2016. While most expect a reverse trend this year, here is look at the last years' pass percentages

2018 - 69.67%
2017 - 72.89%
2016 - 78.93%

12:24 (IST)18 Jun 2020
Documents needed to check the result

To check the result, candidates need to keep their admit card also known as hall ticket handy. In order to check the result, students will be asked to use their roll number. Only after submitting the relevant details will one be able to check their scores.

12:13 (IST)18 Jun 2020
Meet 2018 toppers

Medical: Pranjal Rana from Dhameta Govt Sr Secondary School (Kangra)secured 489 marks out of 500.

Non-medical: Sahil Kattna from Bagwara Govt Sr Sec School, Vikrant Rewal from Ungh Sundernagar Vardhaman Mahavir Public Sr. Secondary School (Mandi) topped the examination by securing 490 marks out of 500

Commerce: Inder Kumar from Sarahan Govt Sr. Sec School (Sirmour) by securing 483 out of 500

Arts: Akshma Thakur from Sujanpur Tihra MSC Sr Sec School by securing 479 marks out of 500

12:10 (IST)18 Jun 2020

The Himachal Pradesh Board of Secondary Education came into existence in 1969. At present, more than 8000 schools are affiliated with the same. The Board has set up 1650 examination centres throughout the state. The Himachal Board also publishes textbooks for classes 1 to 12.

12:06 (IST)18 Jun 2020
How to check

Step 1: Visit the official website,

Step 2: Click on the result link

Step 3: Log-in using credentials

Step 4: Result will be available, download

11:57 (IST)18 Jun 2020
How to check via SMS

Students can also check their results on cell phones by messaging the following details on 56263 — HP12 <space> roll number.

11:46 (IST)18 Jun 2020
New vocational courses been introduced

For the next academic session, the board has introduced 15 new vocational courses from class 9 to class 12. The courses are developed for specific vocational jobs in several sectors including IT, ITS, healthcare, media, beauty and wellness, tourism, electronics, plumber, etc. The syllabus for these subjects will be prepared by Pandit Sunder Lal Sharma Central Institute of Vocational Education, Bhopal

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HPBOSE 12th Result 2020 HIGHLIGHTS: To pass the exam, candidates will have to score 33 per cent marks in each subject as well as overall. The number of students clearing the HP Board exams has been on a decline since 2016.

The pass percentage over the years has dropped from 78.93 per cent in 2016 to 72.89 per cent in 2017 to 69.67 per cent in 2018. Last year, a huge drop of 7 per cent was observed as only 62.01 per cent students cleared the exam.