About Assam AHSEC 2020

Assam Higher Secondary Education Council (AHSEC) conducts the Higher Secondary School Leaving Certificate (HSSLC) examination for class 12 students, every year. The registration for Assam HS final exams 2020 concluded on October 31, 2019. As per AHSEC 12th eligibility criteria, students must have a minimum of 75% attendance in their 12th class.

  • The council has released the Assam HS time table 2020 on December 9, 2019. 
  • HS Final Practical exams 2020 will be conducted from January 18 to 30, 2020.
  • Assam AHSEC Exams 2020 will be held from February 12 to March 14, 2020. 
  • Assam HS exam will be conducted in two shifts i.e morning shift (9:00 am to 12:00 noon) and afternoon shift (1:30 pm to 4:30 pm) across various test centres in the state. 
  • Students should complete the Assam AHSEC syllabus at least 1 month before the Assam HS exams 2020 to obtain good marks.
  • Assam Board will announce the HS result for arts, science, and commerce streams in the last week of May 2020. 
  • Assam HS result 2020 can be accessed by entering roll code and roll number in the result window. 
  • Students who have a doubt regarding the marks can apply for verification of result along with the requisite fee. 
  • Students who clear Assam HS Exams 2020 will be able to take admission to UG programmes in various colleges and institutes.  

Assam AHSEC 2020 Highlights

Full Exam Name Assam Higher Secondary Educational Council Examination
Short Exam Name Assam AHSEC
Conducting Body Assam Higher Secondary Education Council
Frequency of Conduct Once a year
Exam Level Intermediate
Languages Arabic, English +2 More
Mode of Application Offline
Application Fee (General) 200 Rs [Offline]
Mode of Exam Offline
Exam Duration 3 Hours

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Assam AHSEC 2020 Important Dates

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Upcoming Dates and Events

24 Feb, 2020

Exam - Modern Indian Languages/Alternative English | Mode: Offline

25 Feb, 2020

Exam - Entrepreneurship Development | Mode: Offline

27 Feb, 2020

Exam - Biology/Insurance/History | Mode: Offline

28 Feb, 2020

Exam - Music (Group A)/Advanced Sanskrit/Elective Paper V (Voc) | Mode: Offline

29 Feb, 2020

Exam - Logic & Philosophy/Banking/Psychology | Mode: Offline

03 Mar, 2020

Exam - Mathematics/Fine Arts | Mode: Offline

04 Mar, 2020

Exam - Multimedia & Web Technology/Economic Geography/Music (Group B) | Mode: Offline

05 Mar, 2020

Exam - Commerical Mathematics & Statistics/Geography/Geology/Elective Paper VI (Voc) | Mode: Offline

06 Mar, 2020

Exam - Swadesh Adhyayan/IT/Ites/Retail Trade | Mode: Offline

07 Mar, 2020

Exam - Antropology/Sociology/Salesmanship & Advertising | Mode: Offline

12 Mar, 2020

Exam - Statistics/Biotechnology/Music (Group C) | Mode: Offline

13 Mar, 2020

Exam - Computer Science & Application | Mode: Offline

14 Mar, 2020

Exam - Home Science | Mode: Offline

24 May, 2020 - 30 May, 2020 (Tentative)

Result | Mode: Online

Past Dates and Events

22 Feb, 2020

Exam - Advanced Langauges/Arabic/Persian/Sanskrit | Mode: Offline

20 Feb, 2020

Exam - Physics / Accountancy / Education / Elective Paper-IV (Voc) | Mode: Offline

17 Feb, 2020

Exam - Economics | Mode: Offline

15 Feb, 2020

Exam - Chemistry/Business Studies/Political Science/General Foundation Course II (Voc) | Mode: Offline

12 Feb, 2020

Exam - English | Mode: Offline

01 Oct, 2019 - 31 Oct, 2019

Application | Mode: Online

Assam AHSEC 2020 Eligibility Criteria

To appear for Assam AHSEC exams 2020, students have to fulfill the following eligibility norms - 

  • A student must have studied class 12 in an institution affiliated to AHSEC.
  • Students have to obtain 75% attendance during the period of study in class 12.
  • They must clear all dues of the current academic year.
  • Candidates must fill the application form, pay the exam fee and submit the form to their respective schools before the deadline.
  • Candidates whose forms are accepted by the board will be issued admit cards, after which they can appear for the Assam HS exams 2020.
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Assam AHSEC 2020 Application Process

Mode of Application : Offline

Mode of Payment : Other

Students studying in class 12 in an institution affiliated to AHSEC can obtain the examination form from there schools/ colleges. They have to pay the required examination fee as directed by the school authority and submit the filled form along with specified documents to the school itself. The board will issue Assam AHSEC admit cards to students whose forms are accepted. 

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
OBC, General, ST, SC Offline Female, Transgender, Male ₹ 200

Assam AHSEC 2020 Syllabus


Assamese: Unit 01
Assamese: Unit 02
Assamese: Unit 03
Adolescence education, value education
Assamese: Unit 04
Assamese: Unit 05
Essay writing


Bengali: Unit 01
Bengali: Unit 02
Bengali: Unit 03
Adolescence education, value education
Bengali: Unit 04
Bengali: Unit 05
Essay writing and composition


Bodo: Unit 01
Bodo: Unit 02
Bodo: Unit 03
Adolescence education, value education
Bodo: Unit 04
Bodo: Unit 05
Essay writing



Nepali: Unit 01
Prose (essay + short story)
Nepali: Unit 02
Nepali: Unit 03
Nepali: Unit 04
Essay writing


Urdu: Unit 01
Urdu: Unit 02
Urdu: Unit 03
Biographies and grammar
Urdu: Unit 04
Translation from english to urdu
Urdu: Unit 05
Essay writing


Khasi: Unit 01
Khasi: Unit 02
Khasi: Unit 03
Khasi: Unit 04
Essay writing


Garo: Unit 01
Garo: Unit 02
Garo: Unit 03
Garo: Unit 04


Mizo: Unit 01
Mizo: Unit 02
Mizo: Unit 03
Mizo: Unit 04
Mizo: Unit 05
Grammar and composition


Manipuri: Unit 01
Manipuri: Unit 02
Adolescence education, need for value education
Manipuri: Unit 03
Manipuri: Unit 04
Manipuri: Unit 05
Essay writing


Hmar: Unit 01
Hmar: Unit 02
Hmar: Unit 03
Grammar and composition
Hmar: Unit 04

Alternative english+

Alternative english: Unit 01
Alternative english: Unit 02
Alternative english: Unit 03
Alternative english: Unit 04

English (Core)+

English (Core): Unit 01
Reading skills
English (Core): Unit 02
Advanced writing skills
English (Core): Unit 03
English (Core): Unit 04
English (Core): Unit 05

Business studies+

Business studies: Unit 01
Nature and significance of management
Business studies: Unit 02
Principles of management
Business studies: Unit 03
Business environment
Business studies: Unit 04
Business studies: Unit 05
Business studies: Unit 06
Business studies: Unit 07
Business studies: Unit 08
Business studies: Unit 09
Financial management
Business studies: Unit 10
Financial markets
Business studies: Unit 11
Business studies: Unit 12
Consumer protection
Business studies: Unit 13
Entrepreneurship development


Accountancy: Unit 01
Accounting for nor not-for profit organizations
Accountancy: Unit 02
Accounting for partnership : basic concepts
Accountancy: Unit 03
Reconstitution of partnership firm– admission of a partner
Accountancy: Unit 04
Reconstitution of partnership firm– retirement/death of a partner
Accountancy: Unit 05
Dissolution of partnership firm
Accountancy: Unit 06
Accounting for share capital
Accountancy: Unit 07
Issue and redemption of debentures
Accountancy: Unit 08
Financial statements of a company
Accountancy: Unit 09
Analysis of financial statements
Accountancy: Unit 10
Accounting ratios
Accountancy: Unit 11
Cash flow statement
Accountancy: Unit 12
Overview of computerized accounting system
Accountancy: Unit 13
Using computerized accounting system
Accountancy: Unit 14
Accounting using database management system
Accountancy: Unit 15
Accounting applications of electronic spreadsheet


Economics: Unit 01
Introductory microeconomics
Economics: Unit 02
Consumer behavior and demand
Economics: Unit 03
Producer behavior and supply
Economics: Unit 04
Forms of market and price determination
Economics: Unit 05
Simple applications of tools of demand and supply
Economics: Unit 06
National income and related aggregates
Economics: Unit 07
Determination of income and employment
Economics: Unit 08
Money and banking
Economics: Unit 09
Government budget and the economy
Economics: Unit 10
Balance of payments

Salesmanship and Advertising+

Salesmanship and Advertising: Unit 01
Sales organization
Salesmanship and Advertising: Unit 02
Selection of salesman
Salesmanship and Advertising: Unit 03
Salesman’s authority/consumer protection
Salesmanship and Advertising: Unit 04
Salesmanship and Advertising: Unit 05
Preparation of advertising
Salesmanship and Advertising: Unit 06
Salesmanship and Advertising: Unit 07
Appeal in advertising
Salesmanship and Advertising: Unit 08
Advertising agency and clients
Salesmanship and Advertising: Unit 09
Market research


Banking: Unit 01
Commercial banking in India
Banking: Unit 02
Reserve bank of India
Banking: Unit 03
Financial market
Banking: Unit 04
Non-bank financial institution
Banking: Unit 05
Negotiable instruments
Banking: Unit 06
Cheque- collection and payment
Banking: Unit 07
Employment of fund


Insurance: Unit 01
General insurance act
Insurance: Unit 02
Fundamental principle of fire insurance
Insurance: Unit 03
Fire insurance policies
Insurance: Unit 04
Procedure of claims
Insurance: Unit 05
Fundamental principle of marine insurance
Insurance: Unit 06
Types of marine insurance policies
Insurance: Unit 07
Marine losses and claim
Insurance: Unit 08
Introduction and classes of miscellaneous insurance


Mathematics: Unit 01
Relations and Functions
Mathematics: Unit 02
Mathematics: Unit 03
Mathematics: Unit 04
Vectors algebra and three-dimensional geometry
Mathematics: Unit 05
Linear programming
Mathematics: Unit 06

Economic Geography+

Economic Geography: Unit 01
Economic Geography: Unit 02
Economic Geography: Unit 03
Resource: mineral, energy
Economic Geography: Unit 04
Manufacturing industries
Economic Geography: Unit 05
Trade: export and import
Economic Geography: Unit 06
North east India with special reference to Assam
Economic Geography: Unit 07
Economic Geography: Unit 08
Economic Geography: Unit 09
Economic Geography: Unit 10
Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Pakistan

Computer science and application+

Computer science and application: Unit 01
Programming methodology and flowchart
Computer science and application: Unit 02
Programming in C++
Computer science and application: Unit 03
Data structures in C++
Computer science and application: Unit 04
Introduction to computer networking

Commercial Mathematics and Statistics+

Commercial Mathematics and Statistics: Unit 01
Simple and compound interest
Commercial Mathematics and Statistics: Unit 02
Linear inequalities
Commercial Mathematics and Statistics: Unit 03
Set theory, determinants, matrices
Commercial Mathematics and Statistics: Unit 04
Statistical average, positional measures
Commercial Mathematics and Statistics: Unit 05
Measures of dispersion (variation)
Commercial Mathematics and Statistics: Unit 06
Probability, correlation

Entrepreneurship Development+

Entrepreneurship Development: Unit 01
Importance and launching of an enterprise
Entrepreneurship Development: Unit 02
Project implementation
Entrepreneurship Development: Unit 03
Managing enterprise
Entrepreneurship Development: Unit 04
Review of government politics and act

Multimedia and web technology+

Multimedia and web technology: Unit 01
Advanced computer system
Multimedia and web technology: Unit 02
Advanced networking
Multimedia and web technology: Unit 03
Advanced web technology
Multimedia and web technology: Unit 04
Multimedia authoring tools


Statistics: Unit 01
Calculus of finite difference
Statistics: Unit 02
Theory of probability
Statistics: Unit 03
Elementary theory of sampling and test of significance
Statistics: Unit 04
Sample survey


Physics: Unit 01
Physics: Unit 02
Current electricity
Physics: Unit 03
Magnetic effects of current and magnetism
Physics: Unit 04
Electromagnetic induction and alternating currents
Physics: Unit 05
Electromagnetic waves
Physics: Unit 06
Physics: Unit 07
Dual nature of matter and radiation
Physics: Unit 08
Atoms and nuclei
Physics: Unit 09
Electronic devices
Physics: Unit 10
Communication system


Chemistry: Unit 01
Solid state
Chemistry: Unit 02
Chemistry: Unit 03
Chemistry: Unit 04
Chemical kinetics
Chemistry: Unit 05
Surface chemistry
Chemistry: Unit 06
General principles and processes of isolation of elements
Chemistry: Unit 07
P-block elements
Chemistry: Unit 08
D- and f-block elements
Chemistry: Unit 09
Coordination compounds
Chemistry: Unit 10
Haloalkanes and Haloarenes
Chemistry: Unit 11
Alcohols, phenols and ethers
Chemistry: Unit 12
Aldehydes, ketones and carboxylic acids
Chemistry: Unit 13
Organic compounds containing nitrogen
Chemistry: Unit 14
Chemistry: Unit 15
Chemistry: Unit 16
Chemistry in everyday life

Biology Group-A Botany+

Biology Group-A Botany: Unit 01
Sexual reproduction (1, 2)
Biology Group-A Botany: Unit 02
Genetics and evolution (7)
Biology Group-A Botany: Unit 03
Biology and human welfare (9, 10)
Biology Group-A Botany: Unit 04
Biotechnology and its application (11, 12)
Biology Group-A Botany: Unit 05
Ecology (13, 16)

Biology Group-B zoology+

Biology Group-B zoology: Unit 01
Reproduction (3, 4)
Biology Group-B zoology: Unit 02
Genetics and evolution (5, 6)
Biology Group-B zoology: Unit 03
Biology and human welfare (8, 9)
Biology Group-B zoology: Unit 04
Biotechnology and its application (12)
Biology Group-B zoology: Unit 05
Ecology (14, 15, 16, 17)


Geography: Unit 01
Human geography
Geography: Unit 02
Geography: Unit 03
Human activities
Geography: Unit 04
Transport, communication and trade
Geography: Unit 05
Human settlements
Geography: Unit 06
India– people and economy
Geography: Unit 07
Resources and development
Geography: Unit 08
Transport, communication and international trade
Geography: Unit 09
Geographical perspective on selected issues and problems
Geography: Unit 10
Physio graphy, drainage Climate
Geography: Unit 11
People : composition, distribution, density
Geography: Unit 12
Economy : agriculture and industrial base and development
Geography: Unit 13
Transport and communication


Geology: Unit 01
Geology: Unit 02
Indian stratigraphy
Geology: Unit 03
Economic geology
Geology: Unit 04
Ground water and engineering geology
Geology: Unit 05


Anthropology: Unit 01
Physical anthropology (ii)
Anthropology: Unit 02
Pre historic archaeology (ii)
Anthropology: Unit 03
Material culture and economic anthropology
Anthropology: Unit 04
Social anthropology and ethnography
Anthropology: Unit 05

Home science+

Home science: Unit 01
Know little children
Home science: Unit 02
Nutrition for self and family
Home science: Unit 03
Money management and consumer education
Home science: Unit 04
Our apparel
Home science: Unit 05
Home science : its application

Logic and philosophy+

Logic and philosophy: Unit 01
Induction, its kinds
Logic and philosophy: Unit 02
Grounds of induction
Logic and philosophy: Unit 03
Hypothesis and its kinds
Logic and philosophy: Unit 04
Mill’s methods of experimental enquiry
Logic and philosophy: Unit 05
Realism– native realism
Logic and philosophy: Unit 06
Idealism– subjective idealism
Logic and philosophy: Unit 07
Ethics– its meaning and nature
Logic and philosophy: Unit 08
Religion– its meaning and nature, religion and morality

Engineering drawing+

Engineering drawing: Unit 01
Pictorial drawing ,isometric sketching, isometric projection of solids
Engineering drawing: Unit 02
Graphical representation of information
Engineering drawing: Unit 03
Orthographic projection of machine blocks and machine elements
Engineering drawing: Unit 04
Thread profiles
Engineering drawing: Unit 05
Screwed fastenings
Engineering drawing: Unit 06
Engineering drawing: Unit 07
Free hand sketch of bearing rod-joint pipe joint couplings, pulleys, keys, gears, screw jack


Biotechnology: Unit 01
Protein engineering and bioinformatics
Biotechnology: Unit 02
Genetic engineering and genomics
Biotechnology: Unit 03
Environmental biotechnology and bioethics
Biotechnology: Unit 04
Microbial technology
Biotechnology: Unit 05
Plant cell culture technology
Biotechnology: Unit 06
Animal cell culture technology


Sanskrit: Unit 01
Sanskrit: Unit 02
Drama and prose
Sanskrit: Unit 03
Sanskrit: Unit 04

Assam AHSEC 2020 Preparation Tips

Candidates can go through the following preparation tips to qualify Assam HS exams 2020

  • Prepare a timetable keeping an equal time slot for each paper. Also, keep a time slot for solving AHSEC sample papers and previous years’ question papers. 
  • Download the Assam HS time table 2020 and paste it near your study table to avoid missing the important dates.
  • Go through each topic in the syllabus and do not leave out any topic. If a topic is difficult, keep that for later and clarify your doubts by talking to teachers. 
  • Make a habit of maintaining short notes while studying. This way, while revising for the Assam HS exams 2020, students will not require to read the entire textbook or notes all over again. 
  • To make the study time less tedious and to improve concentration level, take short breaks in between the study schedule.

Assam AHSEC 2020 Exam Pattern

  • Assam HS Final Examination 2020 will be conducted from February 12 to March 14, 2020.
  • The pass marks for subjects having no practical exam is 30% of the total marks.
  • Besides, The qualifying marks for a subject having practical exams are 30% for the theory part and 40% for the practical part.
  • Students need to qualify both theory part and practical part separately to pass Assam HS exams 2020.
  • The exam duration of Assam AHSEC varies from 1.5 hours to 2.5 hours, depending on the subject. 
  • Knowing the Assam AHSEC exam pattern help students to be familiar with the subject-wise marking scheme, the number, and types of questions asked in the exam. 
  • This, in turn, helps students to prepare for their exam in an effective manner. 
  • Students who are appearing for the Assam AHSEC exams 2020 should practice previous years’ question papers, which will help them boost their time management skill and accuracy.

List of Modern Indian Language (MIL) Subjects:

  • Assamese
  • Bengali
  • Bodo
  • Hindi
  • Nepali
  • Urdu
  • Khasi
  • Garo
  • Mizo
  • Manipuri
  • Hmar 

List of Elective Subjects (Science Stream)

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Biology
  • Geology or Geography
  • Statistics
  • Anthropology
  • Computer Science & Application
  • Home Science
  • Economics
  • Logic & Philosophy
  • Engineering Drawing
  • Multimedia & Web Technology
  • Biotechnology
  • Entrepreneurship Development
  • Sanskrit
  • The board has provided the last year's Assam HS papers on its website, ahsec.nic.in
  • Students appearing for Assam HS exams 2020 must practice the previous year question papers or sample papers to understand the exam pattern better. 
  • It also helps in increasing speed, hands-on experience for the actual exam day.

Documents Required at Exam

  • Admit Card
  • School Id-card

Assam Board will declare the Assam HS result 2020 in the last week of May 2020. Last year, the result was announced on May 25, 2019. After the result declaration, students will be able to collect their original mark sheets from there respective schools in person. The result of Assam AHSEC exams 2020 will comprise of candidate’s name, roll number, subject-wise marks, overall score and qualifying status among others. 

Steps to check the Assam 12th result-

Step 1: Click on the link to check Assam HS result 2020.

Step 2: Enter roll number and captcha in spaces provided on the login page

Step 3: Click on ‘Submit’. The result will be displayed on the screen.

Step 4: Download and take a printout of the provisional result. Retain the same until original mark sheets are issued. 

Qualifying Marks Trend

Year Category Cutoff
2019 General 30
OBC 30
SC 30
ST 30

General Information

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Question: What are the practical dates of Assam HS exams?


Assam HS practical exams will be held from January 18 to 30, 2020.

Question: What is Assam HS 2020 result date?


Assam HS result 2020 will be declared in the last week of May 2020.

Question: What should I do after passing Assam HS 2020 exams?


After passing class 12 Assam HS exams, you should choose an undergraduate or diploma course among the courses after 12th to pursue higher studies.

Question: Can I apply for Assam HS exams individually?


No, you can not apply for Assam HS exams as applications are accepted in online mode only.

Questions related to Assam AHSEC

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what exam should i have to give to do b.pharm in assam

Koyel Bagchi 17th Feb, 2020


In dibrugarh university to do bpharm in assam you have to qualify your 10+2 examination or you have your diploma.  But in case of board exam you must have 75% in physics,  chemistry and biology.

As per the state council the entrace exam conducted is must be cleared.

Hope for the best.

Thank you.


What is the entrance exam for AIN, Guwahati?

Kanupriya Gupta 27th Jan, 2020

Dear Aspirant,

AIN, also known as the Army Institute of Nursing offers the course of B.Sc. and M.Sc. in Nursing. The course here is designed according to Indian Nursing Council, New Delhi. B.Sc. is 4 years long and M.Sc. is 2 year long. The application will start in the second week of March 2020 for B.Sc. Nursing and the OAT or Online Admission Test will be held somewhere in the first week of June 2020.

The eligibility criteria for the same having appeared for 10+2 with the subjects PCB, where Biology could have been exchanged for other electives. English is a compulsory language. The institute also accepts students from B.Sc. which the same subject requirements along with some other contingencies if required. The minimum prescribed aggregate for admission is 50% to appear for the entrance exam. The age limit for giving the exam is 22 years on the December 31 in the year of admission.

The OAT or Online Admission test can be applied for through the official website of AIN Guwahati and the exam consists of 5 subjects- Physics, Chemistry, Biology, English and General Awareness. The duration of the exam of 2 hours. There are 120 questions with 1 mark for every correct answer and 1/4 negative marking for every wrong answer. The exam will have questions from the syllabus of 11th and 12th wit 50 questions in Biology (divided into Botany and Zoology), 25 questions in Physics, 25 questions in Chemistry, 10 questions in English and 10 questions in General Awareness.

Hope this helps. All the best!


Can i apply for only one subject improvement in assam AHSEC board class 12 exam.What if i get less marks in improvement exam.PLEASE ANSWER...

Rajesh das 7th Dec, 2019

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