WBCHSE West Bengal 12th Result 2019: After declaring class 10 or Madhyamik results, the West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education (WBCHSE) has declared the result of West Bengal Board of Secondary Education (WBBSE) class 12 or higher secondary (HS) result 2019. Students who appeared for the exam can check their result at the official website, wbresults.nic.in.
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The pass percentage this year stood at 86.29 per cent which is almost a three per cent increase than last year (83.75 per cent). “This is for the first time in the history of higher secondary examination that 137 students have found a place in the top ten merit list,” said WBCHSE president Mohua Das while announcing the results.
Sovan Mondal from Birbhum and Rajarshee Barman from Cooch Behar stood first after scoring 498 out of total 500 marks (99.60 per cent). Six students came joint second with 496 marks (99.20 per cent). Out of 137 students in the merit list, 37 are female students.
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The exams were conducted from February 26 to March 13, 2019. Over 8 lakh students appear for the exam from across the state. Last year the result was declared on June 8, 2019. This year, keeping up with the trend set by CBSE and other state boards the West Bengal board will also release the result in record time.
A total of 137 students are in the top 10 list. The overall pass percentage is 86.02 per cent. Shovan Mondal and Rajashree Barman from Cooch Bihar Jenkins school top the Uchha Madhyamik exam scoring 99.2 per cent (496 marks).
WBCHSE West Bengal 12th Result 2019: How to check online
Step 1: Visit the official website, wbresults.nic.in
Step 2: On the homepage, click on the link ‘result HS’
Step 3: You will be redirected to a new page
Step 4: Log-in using roll number
Step 5: Result will appear on the screen
Step 6: Download it, and take a print out for further reference.
WBCHSE West Bengal 12th Result 2019: How to check on phone
Candidates can check their result online through phone by opening the browser and following above steps or they can also check result via SMS. For later, they need to type WB12<space>ROLLNUMBER – Send it to 56263.
Last year the pass percentage was recorded at 83.57 per cent. This year the pass percentage for the WBBSE HS exam is expected to rise. Last year the topper – Ritvik Kumar Sahu – was from science stream with 98.6 per cent marks. This year on class 10 exam, topper created history by obtaining 100 per cent marks.