Around 15.5 lakh students who appeared for the Maharashtra Board class 12 exams have received their results today. The Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (MSBSHSE) declared the results at 1 pm at official websites – mahresult.nic.in, and mahahsscboard.maharashtra.gov.in, hscresult.mkcl.org.
Of 14.20 lakh regular candidates, as many as 90.66 per cent cleared the exam. This is a huge rise from 2019 when as many as 85.88 per cent of students had cleared the exams. This year’s pass percentage overtakes that of 2018 when 88.41 per cent students Maharashtra HSC result.
For all those who have got their HSC results today – you have done your best and a bright future with a million opportunities awaits you! Remember, there’s nothing you can’t achieve if you set your mind to it. Best wishes to you all as you cross another milestone in life👏🏼
— CMO Maharashtra (@CMOMaharashtra) July 16, 2020
One trend has remained constant this year, girls have delivered better performance than boys. Of the total girls who appeared for the Maharashtra Board exams, as many as 93.88 per cent passed as opposed to 88.04 pass percentage of boys.
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Konkan too continues to remain the best district in terms of pass percentage. Konkan leads with 95.89 per cent this year, followed by Pune at 92.5 pass percentage.
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Streamwise, science continues to remain the top performer with a pass percentage of 96.93. It is followed by commerce at 91.27, arts at 82.63, and vocational at 86.07 per cent.
Maharashtra Board HSC 12th Result 2020: How to check marks?
Maharashtra Board HSC 12th Result 2020: Alternative websites to check results
This year, students will not be able to check their results via SMS facility. They might face heavy load at the websites hence here is a list of alternative websites where one can check results –
Maharashtra Board HSC 12th Result 2020: How to check result via website
Step 1: Visit the official website
Step 2: On the homepage, click on the result link
Step 3: You will be redirected to a new page
Step 4: Log-in using roll number, date of birth
Step 5: Result will be available
Not happy with the marks? Here’s what to do
In a first, students will be able to make applications for revaluation, photocopies of answer sheets, re-checking of papers, and migration certificates directly. The application process will begin from July 17 – a day after the declaration of the results. Students can apply at verification.mh-hsc.ac.in. The application can be submitted to the respective divisional board either directly by the student or through the school as well.
What are the passing marks?
To pass the Maharashtra class 12 exams, candidates need to score at least 35 per cent marks. In subjects with theory and practical aspects, the minimum marks needed from the theory aspect is 20 per cent. This was lowered from 35 per cent in 2014. Students still need to score an aggregate of 35 per cent in each subject as well as overall.
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