CBSE Revises Passing Marks for Class 10, 12 Board Exam
GUWAHATI: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has released a revised list of assessment for passing class 10 and class 12 examinations from 2020.
As per the new circulation, now students studying in class 10 and class 12 will now have to clear each component separately by obtaining 33 per cent marks in each of them .
The revised list of the assessment for both the classes has been released by the board it is now mandatory for students to pass in each section of assessment per subject. For every subject, there are two to three assessment components— theory and practice or project or internal assessment.
Students studying in class 10 and class 12 will now have to clear each component separately by obtaining 33 per cent marks in each of them, the latest CBSE circular said.
As per the 33 per cent rule, candidates need to score 26 marks in theory, while they need 6 marks to pass in internal assessment (20 marks). A similar 6-mark passing rule applies to project work as well.
However, when it comes to practical subjects which mark for 30 marks, candidates need to score none marks to pass. For the remaining 70 marks in theory, candidates will have to score 23 marks to pass.