About JAC 10th 2020

Jharkhand Academic Council (JAC) conducts the JAC 10th Board examination, every year. Students studying in Class 10 in a school affiliated to the JAC board should appear in JAC Class 10 exams to get admission in Class 11th. The Board conducts the JAC 10th exam for various subjects including English, Hindi (course A & course B), Commerce, Home Science, Mathematics, Music, Urdu, Bengali, Oriya, Science, Arabic and Persian among others. Every year, approximately 4.5 lakh students appear in JAC 10th exams.

  • The registration for JAC 10th exams has been concluded. 
  • All the students studying in Class 10th whose applications are submitted will be eligible to appear in the Jharkhand Class 10th Board examination, to be conducted in February/March 2020.
  • The Board will release the JAC Class 10 board exam date sheet in December 2019.
  • The admit card will be released to all JAC 10th students in the month of January 2020.

Read the complete details related to JAC 10th exams below-

Exam level: Matriculate
Frequency: Once a year
Languages Arabic, Bengali +5 More
Conducting Body: Jharkhand Academic Council, Ranchi
Duration 3 Hours

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JAC 10th 2020 Important Dates

Upcoming Dates and Events

20 Feb, 2020 - 11 Mar, 2020 (Tentative)

Exam | Mode: Offline

16 Mar, 2020 - 21 Mar, 2020 (Tentative)

Result | Mode: Online

JAC 10th 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Students applying for JAC 10th board exams should satisfy the eligibility criteria. Jharkhand Academic Council (JAC) will reject the applications of ineligible candidates. JAC 10th eligibility criteria include a minimum education qualification, age limit and more. Check the Jharkhand 10th eligibility 

  • Students must have enrolled in a school affiliated to the Jharkhand Academic Council.
  • According to the JAC 10th eligibility, students must have passed 9th grade without any backlog or compartment. 
  • Students must have filled the application form for the JAC class 10th exam through their respective schools.

JAC 10th 2020 Application Process

Mode of Application : Offline

Mode of Payment : Other

  • The only mode available to apply for JAC 10th exams is offline.
  • Students have to apply through their respective schools. 
  • School Authorities will verify the eligibility of the students and send the application before the last date to the Board.
  • Jharkhand board 10th application should be filled out properly with all the asked detail correctly. 
  • Along with the JAC 10th forms, students should attach the required documents such as Caste certificate, PWD certificate etc. in cases necessary.

Student Appearing Vs Seat Available

Year Student Appeared Seats Available
2019 None None
Visual arts
Tradition based
Environment based
Objects based
People based
Modern Indian drama
Modern western drama
Documentary drama
Dhrupad, Khayal, Kriti, Varnam, Tarana or Tillana, Thumri, Padam and Gat
Recognizing and singing Ragas
Rhythmic patterns
Mnemonic sounds
Regional Dance
History of Kathak
Health & physical education
Human body
Orientation to physical education & sports education
We and environment
Food and nutrition
Safety and security
Social health
Consumer health and sports services

JAC 10th 2020 Preparation Tips


JAC 10th preparation tips are the mantras followed by toppers and suggested by exam experts to succeed in the Jharkhand board exams. The preparation tips for different subjects are as follows:

Make a Schedule- Organizing things helps in improving productivity. Hence, students should create a study schedule and strictly adhere to it. 

Cover the JAC 10th Syllabus- Carefully go through the syllabus and prioritise the sections and subject. Make sure you complete the entire syllabus at least one or two months before the JAC 10th exam. 

Revise- Along with the JAC 10th exam preparation and after completing the syllabus, always keep a slot for revision. Revision helps in remembering the concepts for a longer time. The more you revise better will be your hold on the concepts.

Solve Previous Year's Papers- Students should solve the last year's papers and model papers to know weightage of different sections and 

Ask the Experts- In case of doubts, contact the teachers or experts to get it resolved. Do not leave the preparation in between if any of the concepts is not clear. It will increase the burden in the last days.

Subject-wise JAC 10th Exam Preparation Tips

  • English- Pay attention to your grammar while writing the exam. Learn the formats of different reports, letters, applications etc. in your syllabus.
  • Hindi: Hindi literature is fairly easy, like English, the problem comes in the Hindi grammar section. Learn the definitions and examples properly and try to give as many examples as possible. Pay attention to the vowel signs.
  • Mathematics:  In the JAC 10th board exam, Mathematics can be dreadful if you have not practised it enough. To win over this and to make it pleasant, practice problems of every concept you learn. Mug up the formulas and try to increase your speed in solving problems.
  • Social science: Make stories out of history by this way it will be easy to remember dates and events. It will make the whole experience pleasant.
  • Science: Students need to pay attention to all three parts of science i.e. Physics, Chemistry and Biology. Now, practice more numerical for Physics & Chemistry and prepare biology with short notes. JAC 10th board exams will become easy if you follow the tips.

Exam pattern and syllabus are most primary prerequisites when students prepare for an exam. Students preparing for JAC 10th exams must be aware of the exam pattern so that they can prepare accordingly. It is suggested to give time to topics according to the weightage.

Subject-wise JAC 10th exam pattern

SubjectNumber of questionsFull marks and marks distributionTime duration
English20 questions100 marks
Section -A (reading): 20
Section -B (writing): 20
Section -C (grammar): 15
Section -D (textbooks): 45
3 hours
Mathematics30 questions80 marks
Section -A: 10
Section -B: 10
Section -C: 30
Section -D: 40
3 hours
Science39 questions80 marks
Group A: 54 marks
Q1 - Q10: 1 mark each
Q11 - Q18: 2 marks each
Q19 - Q24: 3 marks each
Q25 & Q26: 5 marks each

Group B: 26 marks
Q27 - Q31: 1 mark each
Q32 - Q36: 2 marks each
Q37 & Q38: 3 marks each
Q39: 5 marks

2.5 hours

JAC 10th 2020 Admit Card

  • JAC 10th Board Admit card will be issued to all the students whose application forms are successfully submitted.
  • Jharkhand Board will release the Class 10th admit card in offline mode at least a month before the exams.
  • Admit card is a necessary document that each student should bring while appearing in the JAC 10th Board examination.
  • No student will be allowed to enter the exam premises without the Jharkhand board 10th admit card.
  • The complete exam venue and schedule will be printed on the admit card.
  • Students should contact the school authorities to get their JAC 10th admit card.

Documents Required at Exam

  • School ID Card
  • Admit Card

Jharkhand Academic Council will declare the JAC 10th result online in the third week of May 2020. Last year, the result was announced on May 16, 2019. Students should follow given steps to check the Jharkhand 10th result-

  • Go to the official website of JAC.
  • Click on the link of the 10th result.
  • Enter JAC 10th roll number and roll code in the login window.
  • After entering the credentials, click on submit. 
  • The result will be displayed on the screen.
  • Download and take a printout of Jharkhand board result for safekeeping.

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