About JKBOSE 10th 2020

JKBOSE 10th Exams 2020- Jammu and Kashmir State Board of School Education was established through a legislation under the Jammu and Kashmir State Board of School Education Act, 1975. The board conducts public examinations of the JKBOSE 10th exams 2020. Jammu and Kashmir Board of School Education (JKBOSE) prescribes the courses of instruction, scheme of studies, prepares syllabi and textbooks for the school education. JKBOSE conducts the exam for Jammu province(summer zone/winter zone) and Kashmir province(winter zone).
Latest- JKBOSE 10th Date Sheet 2020 Released!

  • Students must refer to the JKBOSE 10th syllabus 2020 to know the marks distribution and important topics asked in the exams.
  • JKBOSE 10th exams 2020 for summer zone are scheduled to be conducted from February 29 to March 18, 2020, tentatively. JKBOSE 10th exams 2020 for winter zone will be held in the month of October 2020.
  • They must also go through the JKBOSE 10th exam 2020 date sheet to know the exam dates and timing and prepare accordingly.
  • Students must practise for the exams using the previous years' JKBOSE 10th exams 2020 to acquaint them with the difficulty level of the exam. JKBOSE 10th question papers will help the students to know the weighage of each section.
  • The result of JKBOSE 10th 2020 will be announced on May 13, 2020, tentatively, in the online mode. Students will be able to check the result by entering their roll number.
  • The board declares the JKBOSE 10th result 2020, results for Kargil, Leh, and Ladakh regions. Students can also check their result by using their name.
Exam level: Matriculate
Frequency: Once a year
Languages English, Hindi +1 More
Conducting Body: Jammu and Kashmir State Board of School Education
Duration 3 Hours

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JKBOSE 10th 2020 Important Dates

Upcoming Dates and Events

29 Feb, 2020

Exam - English | Mode: Offline

03 Mar, 2020

Exam - Social Science | Mode: Offline

07 Mar, 2020

Exam - Mathematics / Music / Painting / Art & Drawing | Mode: Offline

11 Mar, 2020

Exam - Science (Physics/ Chemistry / Life science) /Home Science | Mode: Offline

14 Mar, 2020

Exam - Hindi/Urdu | Mode: Offline

17 Mar, 2020

Exam - Vocational Subjects (I.T./ Health Care/ Retail/ Tourism/ Security / Agricultute/ Beauty wellness / Media & Entertainment / Physical Education & sports) | Mode: Offline

18 Mar, 2020

Exam - Additional/Optional Subject (Hindi/ Urdu/ Dogri/ Punjabi/ Kashmiri/ Persian/ Arabic/ Sanskrit/ Computer Science) | Mode: Offline

JKBOSE 10th 2020 Eligibility Criteria

  • Students who have cleared Class 9th will be eligible to apply for the JKBOSE 10th exams 2020. 
  • They must also have studied Class 10 under JKBOSE or any recognized educational board.

JKBOSE 10th 2020 Application Process

Mode of Application : Offline

Mode of Payment : Other

  • Students living in the state of Jammu and Kashmir could apply for JKBOSE 10th exam. 
  • The application form needs to be filled and submitted before the last date along with the payment of fees. 
  • JKBOSE 10th application form can be obtained from the office of the board.

JKBOSE 10th E-books and Sample Papers

Short stories
Number systems
Polynomials and quadratic equations
Co-ordinate geometry
Social science
Unit and process
Economics and livelihood
Culture identity and society
Power sharing
Democracy and diversity gender, religion and caste
Popular struggles and movements political parties
Outcomes of democracy challenges to democracy
Resource - concept, classification and management
Land resources
Water resources
Forests and wild life
Mineral wealth
Manufacturing industries
Disaster profile of India
Understanding J&K economy
Employment generation
Disaster management and community participation
Light – reflection and refraction
The human eye and the colorful world
Magnetic effects of current
Sources of energy
Chemical reactions and equation
Periodic classification of elements
Carbon and its compounds
Metals and non-metals
Acids, bases and salts
Life processes
Control and co-ordination
How do organisms reproduce
Heredity and genetics
Our environment
Management of natural resources
Computer science
IT basics
IT tools
Hyper text markup language
IT application
Health education
Personal health
Environmental health
Food and nutrition
Control of diseases
Consumer education
First-aid home nursing
Physical Education
Arts education
Two dimensional or pictorial activities
Study and use of various media and techniques to the extends of their availability
Group activities
Theoretical understanding of art
Painting of memory
Art and drawing
Design and color design
Arts and drawing
Geometrical design
Solid geometrical drawing
Scale drawing
Home science
Nutrients and their functions
Meal planning
Human development
Sewing equipment
Interior decoration
Consumer education
Additional optional language assessment
Additional optional language

JKBOSE 10th 2020 Preparation Tips

Students who will be appearing for JKBOSE 10th exams 2020 must go through and follow the valuable preparation tips to ace the exam:

  • Know the syllabus: Knowing the complete syllabus helps in better preparation of the exam. It also ensures that a student does not leave or skip any important topic.
  • Make a schedule/study plan: Before beginning with the syllabus, students must make a schedule of study. Ensure that no topic/unit is left to cover in the schedule. Also, try to finish the syllabus as soon as possible in order to get ample time for revision.
  • Make notes of all the important formulas you come across and stay calm.
  • Eat and sleep well to rise afresh every morning.

Given below is the exam pattern of JKBOSE 10th exams 2020. All papers carry a maximum of 80 marks and are of 3 hours duration.

English subject has the following sections:

Reading- 20 marks

Writing – 20 marks

Grammar – 20 marks

Literature – 20 marks


Unseen passages – 20 marks

Grammar – 20 marks

Literature – 30 marks

Writing – 10


The question paper consists of 34 questions divided into four sections A, B, C, D. Section A contains 12 multiple choice type question, first 8 (1-8) of which carries mark each, next 4 (9-12) carries 2 marks each Section B contains 7 questions 2 marks each, Section C contains 10 questions

of 3 marks each and Section D contains 5 questions of 4 marks each.

Science and Social Science

The total marks of Science and S.St papers are 90 and a candidate gets 3-3.5 hours to solve it. 

  • Candidates appearing for 10th exams should go through and solve JKBOSE 10th model question papers. 
  • JKBOSE 10th question papers will help students to understand the exam pattern, type of questions asked, marking scheme and difficulty level of the paper.

JKBOSE 10th 2020 Admit Card

  • JKBOSE releases Class 10 admit card 15 days prior to the beginning of the exam in online and offline mode. 
  • Students will be able to collect the admit card from their respective schools or download it from the official website.
  • They must carry a printout of JKBOSE 10th admit card on the exam day. 
  • JKBOSE 10th admit card 2020 is an important document and no student is allowed to sit for the JKBOSE 10th exams 2020 without it.

Documents Required at Exam

  • Admit Card
  • The Jammu & Kashmir Board of Secondary Education (JKBOSE) will release the result of JKBOSE 10th for summer zone on May 13, 2020, tentatively.
  • The result will be available online on the official website.
  • Students can check JKBOSE 10th result by entering their roll number or name. They will be able to check their marks along with the result. 
  • JKBOSE will declare the result for all the provinces – Jammu, Kargil, Leh and Ladakh. The Board conducts the 10th exam twice in a year – summer and winter zones.

Qualifying Marks Trend

Year Category Cutoff
2020 General 33
OBC 33
SC 33
ST 33
2019 General 33
OBC 33
SC 33
ST 33

General Information

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Question: What are the JKBOSE 10th Exam Dates 2020?


 JKBOSE 10th exams 2020 for summer zone will be held from February 29 to March 18, 2020.

Question: What is the practical dates for 10th class?


The practical exams will commence from February 29, 2020.

Question: What are the minimum marks to pass JKBOSE 10th exams?


33% marks are the minimum passing marks.

Question: What are the JKBOSE 10th exam centres?


Students should appear for the exam at the exam centre mentioned on their admit card.

Question: When will 10th board exam admit card be released?


JKBOSE 10th admit card will be issued in the first week of February 2020.

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