Tamil Nadu 12th Result 2018 – The result of Tamil Nadu 12th has been announced by Directorate of Government Examination (DGE), Tamil Nadu on May 16, 2018. To check TN HSC result online, candidates have to key in their login credentials – registration number and date of birth. The provisional marksheet is available at the time of the result. The original marksheet will be issued to candidates by the board and they are required to collect it from their respective colleges or schools. The provisional marksheet is valid for 90 days. In 2018, the overall pass percentage is 91.1% whereas last year it was 92.1%. Girls outperformed boys with a pass percentage of 94.1%. The pass percentage among boys is 87.7%. The marksheet includes total and subject-wise marks, division as well as a candidate’s personal details. On the basis of marks scored in Class 12 exam, students can go through the various options available for their further studies. Candidates can request for scan copies of answer scripts, revaluation and re-totalling after declaration of Tamil Nadu 12th result. Tamil Nadu 12th exam for all streams was conducted from March 1 to April 20, 2018. In 2018, a total od 9,07, 620 candidates had appeared for Tamil Nadu 12th exam. Read below for more details on Tamil Nadu 12th result 2018.
Tamil Nadu 12th Result 2018 – Dates
Check the dates pertaining to the declaration of TN HSC result.
Tamil Nadu 12th exam
March 1 to April 20, 2018
Announcement of result
May 16, 2018
How to check Tamil Nadu 12th Result 2018?
The result of Tamilnadu 12th for all stream – Arts, Science and Commerce has been declared on May 16, 2018. The result has been announced on the official web portal of the board. The link to check TN HSC result will be provided here for students. The procedure to check result is explained below.
Steps to check Tamil Nadu 12th result
Click on the link that has been provided on this page below
Candidates have to enter registration number and date of birth.
Click on ‘Get Marks’ button
Tamilnadu 12th result will be displayed on the screen
Download and take its printout
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What details to check in Tamil Nadu 12th Result 2018?
The result will mention the following details.
Marks obtained in theory and practical
Date of birth
Marks obtained for 200 marks
TN HSC Result 2018 – Award of certificate
Candidates securing 70 marks each in all the three subjects out of 200 are eligible for Higher Secondary Certificates. The marking scheme prescribed by the board is explained below.
Tamil Nadu 12th marking scheme
Maximum marks prescribed
Minimum for pass
200 marks for each subject
70 marks for each subject
Theory – 150 marks
30 out of 150
Practical – 50 marks
40 out of 50
Tamil Nadu 12th Result 2018 – Provisional Certificate
The board will issue temporary marksheet to students appearing TN Board 12th exam. The system of issuing provisional certificates was issued by DGE, Tamil Nadu from 2015. The certificate will be valid for 90 days. Candidates can check the accuracy of the marks. In case of any discrepancy, it can be rectified in the original marksheet.
Tamil Nadu 12th Result 2018 – Scan copy of Answer Sheets
The scan copies of answer scripts are issued to candidates for all subjects. Candidates have to apply through school or exam centres for seeking the answer scripts. Students have to pay Rs 275 per scripts in cash to the school or exam centre. The acknowledgement slip will be given to candidates once they register. Candidates have to enter registration number and date of birth to download the scan copy of the answer script.
Tamil Nadu 12th Result 2018 – Re-Evaluation
Students can opt for re-evaluation for all subjects. The scripts will be re-valued by subject experts. Marks obtained in re-evaluation is final. Only those candidates to apply for scan copy of answer scripts can opt for revaluation. While downloading the answer scripts candidates can apply for re-valuation and submit it to the concerned Chief Educational Officer along with requisite fee in cash. The fee of each subject is Rs 505. The request will be processed within 10 to 15 days.
Tamil Nadu 12th Result 2018 – Re-Totalling
Candidates can apply for re-totalling in all subjects after the publication of Tamilnadu 12th result. The marks secured by the candidate will be added once again. Any question left unvalued will be checked and marks will be awarded to candidates. Candidates have to pay Rs 205 for each subject while it is Rs 305 for subjects comprising two papers.
Tamil Nadu 12th Result – Previous Years’ Statistics
The previous years’ result statistics of Tamil Nadu are given in the table below. Candidates can find the year-wise overall pass percentage.
Statistics of TN Board HSC Result
Number of appeared candidates
Overall pass percentage
Pass percentage among girls
Pass percentage among boys
What after declaration of Tamil Nadu 12th Result 2018?
The intermediate result plays an important role in shaping the career of a student. Post declaration of the result ,students can opt for admission to undergraduate courses. Colleges will be releasing the application forms after the results are declared. Students who want to pursue their career in engineering, medical and professional courses have to appear for the entrance exams like JEE Main, NEET PG, TNEA, VITEEE etc.