Tamil Nadu Plus 2 results 2018: The Directorate of Government Examinations (DGE) Tamil Nadu has released the result for HSC or Plus two examination at the official website — tnresults.nic.in. The result was uploaded at 9:30 am. Tamil Nadu school education minister KA Sengottaiyan announed that the overall pass percentage is 91.1 and 87.7 per cent boys and 94.1 per cent girls have passed. A total of 6754 schools scores 100 per cent results with Virudhnagar tops among districts securing 97 per cent. Erode second district at 96.3 per cent. Over 40 per cent students have scored in the range of 700 and below. A total of 231 students have scored above 1180, out of which 50 are boys and remaining 181 are girls. This year, the performance of Chennai district has marginally improved from 92.99 per cent last year’s 93.09 per cent.
In case the website gets stuck or does not open, once can check the same at other websites such as dge.tn.gov.in, dge1.tn.nic.in. The Class 12 (plus 2) exams were conducted from March 3 to April 6, 2018. The evaluation of the answer sheets started from April 6. As many as 8,98,763 students appeared in the HSC exams and nearly 95 per cent will get their result through SMS as well. This year, the Tamil Nadu Board has decided not to release the names of the toppers and rank holders on the lines of CBSE to avoid unhealthy competition among students.
This will be for the first time that students will also receive a certificate with their name in Tamil. Till now the names were printed in English only. Also, in order to make sure that there is no power cut during the exams, standby generators were kept ready at most examination centres. Flying squads visited the centres to make ensure no malpractice occurred. Also, in order to prevent students from getting demotivated and avoid unhealthy competition among them, the education department will not be releasing the rank and names of the toppers.
Tamil Nadu Plus 2 results 2018: How to check
Step 1: Log on to the official website mentioned above
Step 2: Click on the link for ‘TN HSC plus 2 results’
Step 3: In the provided fields, enter your roll number/other required details
Step 4: Click on submit
Step 5: Your result will be displayed on the screen
Step 6: Download the same and take a printout for future reference
As many as 36,411 students registered for the Plus Two examinations in Coimbatore while from Tirupur, 25,401 candidates appeared for the Plus two exams this year. In the exams, students who appeared for the Islamic History examination did not receive the map along with the question paper. This was brought to the notice and later the school authorities downloaded the map from the directorate portal.
The Directorate of Government Examinations (DGE) Tamil Nadu is mulling to reduce the number of papers for Class 12 or Plus two students following the CBSE pattern. The state government plans to lower the total marks to 500 and reduce the number of core subjects from four to three.
To pass the exams, students need to score a minimum of 30 marks out of 150 in theory examination and 40 marks out of 50 in practical exams. The Board conducted HSC exams from 1 March to April 6, 2018.