The Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) has announced the results for the Class 12 board examinations today (30 July).
PSEB Class 12 students can check their scores by visiting the official website pseb.ac.in on 31 July, according to reports.
As many as 2,82,248 of the 2,92,683 students cleared Class 12 this year, taking the pass percentage to 96.48, which is 3.71 percent higher than last year. Girls outperformed boys this year, with the pass percentage of the girl students at 97.34 per cent and that of boys at 95.74 per cent.
In the commerce stream, the pass percentage is 94.87 percent, Humanities for 97.10 percent, for Science 94 percent and for Vocational 98.51 percent.
Check PSEB 12th Result via SMS
Apart from the official website, the result can also be accessed through SMS. Students need to type PB12 in their text box and send it to 5676750, to avail the results on the phone.
Steps to check PSEB 12th result 2021 on the official website
Step 1: Go to the official website pseb.ac.in.
Step 2: On the homepage, the PSEB 12th result 2021 login window is available.
Step 3: Students will then have to enter roll number or registration number as asked.
Step 4: After submitting details, PSEB Class 12 result 2021 will be displayed on the screen.
Step 5: Students are advised to check the result and take a printout for future reference.
This year over 3.18 lakh students of the Punjab Board had registered themselves for the exam. But due to the surge in the COVID-19 pandemic, PSEB had to postpone the exam for Class 12 twice.
The PSEB 12th results were prepared on the basis of a new evaluation criteria created by the board. As per the new formula, the results are based on a 30:30:40 policy on the performance of the students.
The scorecards have been calculated by taking an average 30 percent theory component of the best three performing subjects out of the main five subjects in Class 10. Also, a 30 percent weightage is given to marks obtained in pre-board, practical examination in Class 11 and finally, a 40 percent weightage is given to marks obtained in pre-board examination, practical examination, and internal assessment in Class 12.
The Punjab School Education Board has already declared results for Class 5, 8, and 10. This year, 99.3 percent of Class 10 students were declared pass by the board.