Bihar School Education Board is a statutory body founded to conduct examinations at the secondary and senior secondary level of education in both government and private schools; under section 3 of Bihar School Examination Act 1952.
The board also carries out departmental examinations such as Diploma in Physical Education, Teachers Eligibility Test, etc.
|Latest - Bihar Board Exam 2020 dates have been released. Class X board exams are going to held from February 3 - 13, 2020. |
Bihar Board Exam Highlights
|Board Name||Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB)|
|Examination Type||Intermediate Exam High School Exam|
|Exam Mode||Written Exam (Offline)|
|Exam Level||State Level|
|Total number of students appeared for Class XII Exam.||13.15 lakh|
|Result Date 2019||April 30, 2019|
|Total number of students appeared for Class X Exam.||16.35 lakh|
|Result Date 2019||April 6, 2019|
Bihar Board Exam Dates
As per the recent notification, the exam date for Class X and XII has been released. Below given are the exam dates for the same.
|Class XII Board Exam|
|Online application form filling and fee submission||June 29, 2019 - July 8, 2019|
|Practical Exam Dates||January 10 - 21, 2020|
|Class XII Board Exam Dates||February 3 - 13, 2020|
|Class X Board Exam|
|Online application form filling and fee submission||July 1 - 10, 2019|
|Practical Exam Dates||January 20 - 2, 2020|
|Class X Board Exam Dates||February 17 - 25, 2020|
Candidates must score more than 30% marks in theory and more than 40% marks in practical in order to pass the board examination. If a candidate is unable to score more than the required percentage in theory or practical, he/she will be considered failed in the board. The divisional cutoff is as follows:
Criteria for Grace Marks
Students will be awarded grace marks if:
- He/she needs less than 8% marks to pass in one subject.
- He/she needs less than 4% marks to pass in two subjects.
- A student has 75% aggregate marks but needs less than 10% to pass in one subject.
Bihar Board Examination Fees
Class XII Examination Fees
|Registration Fee for Candidates belonging to Regular Category||INR 370/-|
|Registration Fee with Late Fee for Candidates belonging to Regular Category||INR 470/-|
|Registration Fee for Independent Candidates||INR 670/-|
|Registration Fee with Late Fee for Independent Candidates||INR 870/-|
|Registration Fee for Other Regular Category Candidates of Board||INR 520/-|
|Registration Fee with Late Fee for Other Regular Category Candidates of Board||INR 720/-|
|Registration Fee for Other Board Independent Candidates||INR 820/-|
|Registration Fee with Late Fee for Other Board Independent Candidates||INR 1120/-|
Class X Examination Fees
|Online Application Fee||INR 50||INR 50|
|Registration Fee||INR 150||INR 150|
|Permission Fee||-||INR 100|
|Online Date Entry Fee||INR 50||INR 50|
|Total Amount (Without Late Fine)||INR 250||INR 350|
|Late Fine||INR 100||INR 100|
|Total Amount (With Late Fine)||INR 350||INR 450|
Guidelines for Students
- Students must enter the examination center latest by 9:20 am for the morning shift and at 1:35 pm for second shift.
- Wearing shoe-stocking is strictly prohibited in the examination center.
- A student can only take the admit card and pen to the center.
- Use of calculator, mobile phone and(or) any electronic gadget is not allowed in the center.
- Use of whitener, eraser, nail, blade, etc. on OMR or answer sheet will declare them invalid.
- All the examination centers are under CCTV surveillance, so avoid cheating.
Bihar Board 2020 Result
Class XII Results
Class XII Result of different streams i.e. science, commerce, arts, and the vocational stream will be declared in March 2020, in the state of Bihar.
|Result date||March, 2020|
|Total no. of appearing students||10.19 lakh (approx)|
|Total Pass percentage||79.76%|
|Pass percentage(science stream)||81.20%|
|Pass percentage(commerce stream)||93.02%|
|Pass percentage(arts stream)||76.53%|
How to check Bihar Board Result?
Below given are the steps to check board exam results
- Visit the official site of Bihar Board i.e. biharboardonline.bihar.in.
- Fill in all the details with your hall ticket number.
- Click on submit.
- Download your result.
Bihar Board Compartment Examination 2020
Students who fail in less than three subjects are eligible for the compartment examination. Compartment exams for class XII students are conducted in the month of May 2020.
Compartment Class XII Datesheet
|Date of the Exams||Day of the Exams||1st sitting (9:30 AM to 12:45 PM)||2nd Sitting (1:45 PM to 5:00 PM)|
|May 1, 2020||Wednesday||Philosophy (I.A.) N.R.B (I.Sc. & I.Com)||Economics (I.Com) M B (I.Sc. & I.Com) Foundation Course (Vocational Course)|
|May 2, 2020||Thursday||Language Subjects (I.A) Entrepreneurship (I.Com.) English (Vocational)||Computer Science (I.A, I.Sc & I.Com) Multimedia & Web Tech (I.Sc, I.Com. & I.A.) Yoga & Physical Education (I.A.)|
|May 3, 2020||Friday||Sociology (I.A.) Biology (I.Sc.) Vocational Trade-I (Vocational)||Mathematics (I.Sc. & I.A.) Vocational Trade-II (Vocational)|
|May 4, 2020||Saturday||Chemistry (I.Sc.) Music (I.A)||Accountancy (I.Com) History (I.A.) Vocational Trade-III (Vocational)|
|May 8, 2020||Wednesday||Psychology (I.A) Agriculture (I.Sc.)||Political Science (I.A.) Business Studies (I.Com)|
|May 9, 2020||Thursday||Home Science (I.A) Language Subjects ( I.Sc I.Com) R.B Hindi (Vocational Course)||Geography (I.A.) Physics (I.Sc.) Economic (I.Com)|
|May 10, 2020||Friday||NRB (I.A)Related Subject (Vocational Subjects)||M B (I.A.)|
|Time – 9:30 AM to 12:45 PM (1st Shift)||Time – 1:45 PM to 5:00 PM (2nd Shift)||Exam Date|
|Higher maths, Economics, Commerce, Sanskrit, Maithili, Farsi, Arabi, Home Science, Music, Dance and Arts||–||May 14, 2020 (Wednesday)|
|Science||Social science||May 15, 2020 (Thursday)|
|Hindi, Urdu, Bangla, and Maithili||Secondary Indian Language||May 16, 2020 (Friday)|
|Maths||English (General)||May 17, 2020 (Saturday)|
Class 12th Compartmental Exam Fees Structure 2020
|Sr. No.||Content||Fees (in Rs.)|
|1.||Online Charge||₹ 20/-|
|2.||Exam Form Fee||₹ 125/-|
|3.||Examination Fee||₹ 113/-|
|4.||Miscellaneous Charge||₹ 400/-|
|5.||Mark Sheet Charge||₹ 150/-|
|6.||Total Fee to be paid by the student||₹ 808/-|
Bihar Board Class X Compartmental Exam Fees Structure 2020
|Particulars||General Category||Reserved Category (SC.ST, BC-1)|
|Online Exam Application Fee||Rs.60/-||Rs.60/-|
|Marks Sheet Charge||Rs.150/-||Rs.150/-|
|Provisional Certificate Fee||Rs.100/-||Rs.100/-|
|Internal Exam Fee||Rs.50/-||Rs.50/-|
|Online Entry Fee||Rs.20/-||Rs.20/-|
How to check the compartment exam result?
- Visit the site biharboardonline.bihar.gov.in
- Click “Result of Compartment class 12” for Class XII
- Click “Result of Compartment Class X” for Class X
- Fill in your login credentials such as roll code and roll no
- Click on submit button and download your result
Bihar Board Previous Year Toppers
Class XII 2019 Toppers
Pawan Kumar of Arwal and Rohini Prakash of Nalanda topped the board with 94.6%. Satyam Kumar came in second with 94.4% and Sonu Kumar came in third with 94%. The pass percentage this year was 79.76%
|Name of the Topper||Percentage|
Class X 2019 Toppers
9 of the 10 toppers were from Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya. Sawan Raj Bharti topped the Class X Board with 97.25%. Rounit Raj stood second with 96.9% and Priyanshu Raj came third with 96.2%.
|1||Sawan Raj Bharti||97.2%||Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya|
|2||Rounit Raj||96.6%||Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya|
|3||Priyanshu Raj||96.2%||Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya|
|4||Adarsh Ranjan||96%||Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya|
|4||Aditya Roy||96%||Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya|
|4||Praveen Prakhar||96%||Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya|
|5||Harsh Kumar||95.8%||Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya|
|5||Roshan Kumar||95.8%||Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya|
|9||Ankesh Kumar||95.4%||Alok Bharti Shikshan sansthan|
|10||Abhinav Kumar||95.4%||Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya|
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College