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UP Board Class 10 and 12 Exam(Cancelled), Latest News, Promotion Criteria and Syllabus

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Exams Prep Master | Updated On -Jun 14, 2021

UP Board Class 10 and 12 exams have been cancelled. The decision was taken after the centre’s decision to cancel CBSE board exams. The state was in favour of conducting exams in late July. However the deputy CM Dinesh Sharma has now announced that the exams will not be conducted. Read More

Earlier, the board had cancelled class 10 board exams. The promotion criteria for class 10 and 12 has been released. Class 10 students will be promoted on the basis of 9 tests and 10 pre board exams whereas 12 students will be promoted on the basis of average marks obtained in 11 and 10 exams. If class 11 marks are not available, Class 12 pre board marks will be used to evaluate the students. In addition, no merit list of students will be released this yearRead More

  • UP board will reopen the form correction window for class 10 and 12 students from June 15 2021 to June 17 2021. Read More
  • UP Secondary Examination department has released the evaluation criteria for UP board Class 10 and 12 Board Exams. Students are to be promoted on the basis of average scores of previous grades. 
  • UP board introduces NCC as an optional subject for Class 10 and 12 
  • UP Board has reduced Class 12 syllabus by 30% 

UP Board 2021 Highlights

Name of the Board Board of High School and Intermediate Education Uttar Pradesh
Level of Exam State Level
Year of Establishment 1921
School affiliated 22,000
Responsibilities Class 10 and 12 Board Exams
Result date To be announced

UP Board Important Dates

UP Board 2021 Important Dates

Events 12th Class Dates (tentative)
Release of examination form for class December 2021
Last date to fill the form without late fee January 5, 2021(Extended)
Release of Admit Card 4th week of January 2021
Date of Exam May 08, 2021(Cancelled)
Date of Result July 2021

UP Board 2021 Application Form

UP Board Class 12th application form can be filled in offline mode only. The candidates need to pay the requisite exam fee as directed by the institution and submit the application form along with the required documents to the school itself.

UP Board 2021 Eligibility Criteria

For Higher Secondary Examination: Candidates must have cleared Class 11th examination from UP Board Secondary examination or any recognized board. They must-have acquired the minimum required percentage of attendance during their academic year. 

UP Board Exam Pattern

UP Board Class 12th exam pattern comprises Commerce, Science, and Arts streams. The exam is conducted in offline mode i.e. pen and paper mode. As per the exam pattern, 70 marks are allotted to theory paper and 30 marks to practical/internal assessment by the school. In order to qualify each paper, it is mandatory for the candidates to attain 35% marks in each subject. To get better exam pattern ideas, it is advised to go through the practice papers and previous years’ question papers. 

Subject-wise marking scheme:

Subject Exam Pattern Types of Questions


Theory Paper- 70 Marks

Practical Paper- 30 Marks

MCQ, Short & Long Answer Type Questions

Theory Paper- 70 Marks

Practical Paper- 30 Marks

MCQ, Short & Long Answer Type Questions

Theory Paper- 70 Marks

Practical Paper- 30 Marks

MCQ, Short & Long Answer Type Questions
Mathematics Theory Paper- 100 Marks MCQ, Short & Long Answer Type Questions
Hindi Theory Paper- 100 Marks

Part-I (50 Marks) Questions from Poetry, Prose, and Passage

Part-II (50 Marks) Sanskrit Grammar and Translation

English Theory Paper- 100 Marks

Section-A (50 Marks) Prose, Poetry, Play, Short Stories, Figure of Speech

Section-B (50 Marks) Translation, Vocabulary, General English

UP Board 2021 Admit Card

  • Regular students can collect their UP Board class 12th admit card from the respective schools.
  • To download the UP Board 2021 admit card, the candidate will be required to submit the credentials like the name of the candidate, date of birth, and other details.
  • The admit card available will be in pdf format and candidates need to take a print out of the same. It is mandatory to carry the admit card to the exam hall.

How to Download UP Board 2021 Syllabus?

UP Board will publish the updated syllabus for the upcoming academic session on the official website. Students can check them directly from the website by following specific procedures. Students can check the step by step procedure to download UP Board 2021 Syllabus

Step 1: Visit the official website of UP Board i.e. upmsp.edu.in

Step 2: Scroll down and look for the "UP Board Syllabus 2021" under the "Important Information & Downloads" section on the home page.

Step 3: UP Board 2021 Syllabus will appear in a new window.

Step 4: Download UP Board 2021 Syllabus PDFs to prepare for the examination.

UP Board 2021 Syllabus For Class 12

Changes have been made in the syllabus due to the reduction of classroom training in the middle of the pandemic. The overall syllabus has been reduced by 30% to accomodate the teaching-learning experience. 

The latest UP board syllabus for Class 12 can be downloaded at the official website, upmsp.edu.in

UP Board Class 12 Syllabus for Physics (English Medium)

Unit Topic


Part A
1 Static Electricity 08
2 Electric Current 07
3 Magnetic effect of Current and Magnetism 08
4 Electromagnetic induction and alternating currents 08
5 Electromagnetic Waves 04
Part B
1 Optics 13
2 Matter and Dual Nature 06
3 Atoms and Nuclei


4 Electronic Devices 08

UP Board Class 12 Syllabus for Chemistry (English Medium)

Unit Topic Marks
1 Solid State 05
2 Solutions 07
3 Electro Chemistry 05
4 Chemical Kinetics 05
5 Surface Chemistry 05
6 p-Block Elements 07
7 d and f-block elements 04
8 Coordination Compounds 06
9 Haloalkanes and Haloarenes 05
10 Alcohols, Phenols, and Ethers 05
11 Aldehydes, Ketones, and Carboxylic Acids 06
12 Organic Compounds and containing Nitrogen 04
13 Biomolecules 06

UP Board Class 12 Syllabus for Biology (English Medium)

Unit Topic Marks
1 Sexual Reproduction 14
2 Genetics and evolution 18
3 Biology & human welfare 14
4 Biotechnology and its applications 10
5 Ecology and environment 14

UP Board Class 12 Syllabus for Mathematics

S. No. Unit Marks
1. Relations and functions 10
2. Algebra 13
3. Calculus 44
4. Vectors and three-dimensional Geometry 17
5. Linear Programming 06
6. Probability 10
Total 100

Download UP board reduced syllabus for all subjects here.

UP Board 2021 Results For Class 12

UP Board 2021 Results for class 12th will be declared in last week of June in online mode on the official website i.e. upmsp.edu.in . Candidates can check their results by entering their board roll number and the year in which they gave their exams. By following the undermentioned steps you can check your Board class 12 results.

  • Log onto the official website i.e. upmsp.edu.in .
  • Click on the link “Parikshafal kaksha 12th 2021”.
  • You will be redirected to the Intermediate (Class XII) Examinations results portal.
  • Enter your 7-digit Roll number and choose the year of your examination.
  • Results will appear on the screen.
  • Download and save it for future reference.

UP Board Class X Results

UP Board 2021 Compartment/Improvement – Application Process

There are 2 methods to register for UP Board Compartment and Improvement exam. The procedure is the same for class XII students. (i) Online Mode: Steps to fill online application are as follows.

  • Visit the official website of the board, i.e. upmsp.edu.in
  • Select a link from “Notification for Compartment/Improvement Exam 2021” from there.
  • Enter the login credentials in the login window.
  • Fill the details of the compartment or Improvement Form.
  • Complete the process by paying the fees of INR. 256.50.
  • Click on ‘Submit’ to submit your form.

(ii) Offline Mode: Students should submit an application along with a photocopy of their result and INR. 256 as examination fee to the principal of their respective schools.

UP Board: Re-evaluation and Re-checking 

UP Board Toppers

UP Board 2020 Class XII Toppers

Here is the list of toppers of the year 2020. 

Rank Name Percentage
1 Anurag Malik 97%
2 Pranjal Singh 96%
3 Utkarsh Shukla 94.80%
4 Vaibhav Dwivedi 94.40%
5 Aakansha 94%


Garima Kaushik 93.80%
7 Puja Mourya 93.60%
8 Ankush Rathore 93%
8 Manu Mishra 93%
9 Keshav 92.80%
10 Riddhima 92.60%

UP Board 2021 Exam Day Guidelines

  • Students should report 30 minutes before the examination starts.
  • Students should carry their Board admit card to the allotted exam center.
  • Easy questions should be attempted first. Students must try to attempt all questions.
  • Students must avoid cheating as they will be under the watch of a camera.
  • Electronic devices like mobile and smartwatch are prohibited.
  • Particulars should be written cautiously by the student.

UP Board 2021 FAQs

Ques. What are the total marks of the UP Board class XII exams?

Ans: The total marks of class XII exams is 500. Each subject carries 100 marks, which is further divided into theory and practical or internal assessment marks.

Ques. What is the difficulty level of the UP Board class XII exam?

Ans. The difficulty level of the UP Board class XII exam is considered to be moderate to high. The subject wise difficulty level may vary depending on the questions, preparation level of the candidate, and the topics.

Ques. Where will I get UP Board Class 12 admit cards?

Ans: Private students can download high school admit cards from UPMSP official website. While regular students can collect their admit cards from their respective schools.

Ques: Does UP board follow NCERT books?

Ans: Yes, in order to improve the quality of education the board follows NCERT textbooks for all subjects.

Ques: Where can I download UP board 2021 syllabus PDF?

Ans: Syllabus can be downloaded from the Important Information and Downloads section of the official website - upmsp.edu.in 

Ques: Will there be a paper I and paper II evaluation for any subject as per the new pattern?

Ans: In the new session, there will be only one paper of all subjects in intermediate exams for all streams.

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College.


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The exam dates for UP board exams has been rescheduled to April 24, 2021 to May 12, 2021 due to elections. It was scheduled to be conducted in March 2021. The exam will take place in two shifts i..e morning and evening shifts. The exam hall ticket will be released on the official website before the exam and you can download the same. Find more details at UP Board 2021 class 12 date sheet.