About Maharashtra HSC Board 2019

Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (MSBSHSE) will conduct Maharashtra 12th exam form February 21 to March 20, 2019. Maharashtra HSC 2019 for languages and MCVC (Minimum Competency-based Vocational Courses) will begin around the February 21st and the exams will end with Russian and Arabic exams. MSBSHSE will release the result of Maharashtra HSC 2019 in the fourth week of May, 2019. Students appearing for HSC exam need to secure a minimum of 35% in each subject to pass the exam. Soon after this online declaration of result, the Board will issue original mark sheets to students. Those who are not satisfied with their marks can apply for verification by submitting an application to the head of the institution, along with a fee of Rs.10 per subject. 

Exam level: Intermediate
Frequency: Once a year
Languages English, Hindi +1 More
Conducting Body: Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education, Pune
Duration 3 Hours

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Maharashtra HSC Board 2019 Important Dates

21 Feb, 2019 Exam - English | Mode: Offline
22 Feb, 2019 Exam - German (14) Ardhamagadhi (16) Persian (37) Avesta Pahalavi (87) | Mode: Offline
22 Feb, 2019 Exam - Hindi | Mode: Offline
23 Feb, 2019 Exam - Marathi (02) Gujarati (03) Kannada (04) Sindhi (05) Malayalam (08) Tamil (09) Telugu (10) Punjabi (11) Bengali (12) | Mode: Offline
23 Feb, 2019 Exam - Urdu (5) French (13) Pali (35) | Mode: Offline
25 Feb, 2019 Exam - Secretarial Practice (C) (52) Physics (S) (54) | Mode: Offline
25 Feb, 2019 Exam - Political Science (A) (42) | Mode: Offline
26 Feb, 2019 Exam - Logic (A) (47) | Mode: Offline
27 Feb, 2019 Exam - History (A) (38) | Mode: Offline
27 Feb, 2019 Exam - Organization of Commerce & Management (c) (51) Chemistry (S) (55) | Mode: Offline
28 Feb, 2019 Exam - English Literature (A/S/C) (22) | Mode: Offline
28 Feb, 2019 Exam - History & Development of Indian Music (A) | Mode: Offline
02 Mar, 2019 Exam - Mathematics & Statistics (A/S) 40 Mathematics & Statistics (C) (88) | Mode: Offline
02 Mar, 2019 Exam - Hindi Applied (A/S/C) (24) | Mode: Offline
05 Mar, 2019 - 14 Mar, 2019 Exam - Automobile Service Technician (E1) Multi Skill Technician (General Engineering) (E2) Multi Skill Technician (Electrical) (E3) Multi Skill Technician (Gardening, Landscape and Nursery Management) (E4) Automobile Service Technician (with Bridge Course) (E5) | Mode: Offline
05 Mar, 2019 Exam - Bauty and Wellness - Beauty Therapist (E9) Sports - Physical Trainer (F1) | Mode: Offline
06 Mar, 2019 Exam - Philosophy (A) (46) | Mode: Offline
06 Mar, 2019 Exam - Book Keeping & Accountancy (A/C) (50) Biology (S) (56) | Mode: Offline
07 Mar, 2019 Exam - Sociology (A/S) (45) | Mode: Offline
08 Mar, 2019 Exam - Sanskrit (33) | Mode: Offline
09 Mar, 2019 Exam - Economics (A/S/C) (49) | Mode: Offline
11 Mar, 2019 Exam - Textiles (A/S) (44) | Mode: Offline
12 Mar, 2019 Exam - Geography (A/S/C) (39) | Mode: Offline
12 Mar, 2019 Exam - Japanese (21) | Mode: Offline
13 Mar, 2019 Exam - History of Art & Appreciation (A) (60) (Painting, Sculpture & Architecture) | Mode: Offline
15 Mar, 2019 Exam - Psychology (A/S) (48) | Mode: Offline
16 Mar, 2019 Exam - COMMERCE GROUP PAPER-I Banking (A/S/C) (A5)Office Management (A/S/C) (A7)Marketing and Salesmanship (A/S/C) (A8)Small Industries and Self-Employment (A/S/C) (A9) FISHERY GROUP PAPER-I Fish Processing Technology (B9)(A/S/C)Fresh Water Fish Culture (C1)(A/S | Mode: Offline and Offline
16 Mar, 2019 Exam - AGRICULTURE GROUP PAPER-1 Animal Science and Dairying (S) (B2)Crop Science (S) (B4)Horticulture (S) (B5) | Mode: Offline
16 Mar, 2019 Exam - Education (A/S) (78) | Mode: Offline
16 Mar, 2019 Exam - (VOCATIONAL) BI-FOCAL COURSES PAPER-I TECHNICAL GROUP PAPER-I Electrical Maintenance (S) (A1) Mechanical Maintenance (S) (A2) Scooter and Motor Cycle (A3) Servicing (A/S/C) | Mode: Offline
16 Mar, 2019 Exam - COMMERCE GROUP PAPER-I Banking (A/S/C) (A5)Office Management (A/S/C) (A7)Marketing and Salesmanship (A/S/C) (A8)Small Industries and Self-Employment (A/S/C) (A9) FISHERY GROUP PAPER-I Fish Processing Technology (B9)(A/S/C)Fresh Water Fish Culture (C1)(A/S | Mode: Offline and Offline
16 Mar, 2019 Exam - Information Technology (Online Exam) Science (97) Art (98) Commerce (99) (Excluding Education Subject Appeared Candidates) | Mode: Offline
16 Mar, 2019 Exam - Information Technology (Online Exam) Science (97) Art (98) Commerce (99) (Excluding Education Subject Appeared Candidates) | Mode: Offline
18 Mar, 2019 Exam - Information Technology (Online Exam) Science (97) Art (98) Commerce (99) | Mode: Online
18 Mar, 2019 Exam - Information Technology (Online Exam) Science (97) Art (98) Commerce (99) | Mode: Online
18 Mar, 2019 Exam - General Knowledge (32)(Online Exam) (For Military Schools | Mode: Online
18 Mar, 2019 Exam - General Knowledge (32)(Online Exam) (For Military Schools | Mode: Online
19 Mar, 2019 Exam - Information Technology (Online Exam) Science (97) Art (98) Commerce (99) | Mode: Online
19 Mar, 2019 Exam - General Knowledge (32)(Online Exam) (For Military Schools) OCCUPATIONAL ORIENTATION | Mode: Online
19 Mar, 2019 Exam - General Knowledge (32)(Online Exam) (For Military Schools) AGRICULTURE GROUP PAPER-II Animal Science & (B2) Dairying (S) Crop Science (S) (B4) Horticulture (S) (B5) | Mode: Online
19 Mar, 2019 Exam - Information Technology (Online Exam) Science (97) Art (98) Commerce (99) (VOCATIONAL) BI-FOCAL COURSES PAPER-II TECHNICAL GROUP PAPER-II Electrical Maintenance (S) (A1) Mechanical Maintenance (S) (A2) Scooter and Motor Cycle(A3) Servicing (A/S/C) | Mode: Online
20 Mar, 2019 Exam - General Knowledge (32) (Online Exam) (For Military Schools) | Mode: Online
20 Mar, 2019 Exam - General Knowledge (32) (Online Exam) (For Military Schools) | Mode: Offline
20 Mar, 2019 Exam - Child Development (43) (A/S) Agriculture Science and Technology (75) (S) Animal Science and Technology (76) (S) | Mode: Offline
20 Mar, 2019 Exam - Russian (20) Arabic (36) | Mode: Offline

Maharashtra HSC Board 2019 Eligibility Criteria

To appear in Maharashtra HSC 2019, students will have to secure the required percentage of attendance during their period of study in class 12. It is also required that they clear all dues for the academic year in which they are sitting for the exam. Students who successfully fill the Maharashtra HSC examination forms with requisite fee and whose forms are accepted by the Board are issued Maharashtra HSC admit cards and are eligible to appear for the exam. 

Maharashtra HSC Board 2019 Application Process

Mode of Application : Offline

Mode of Payment : Other

The online application process for the private candidate is open till October 3, 2018. They can only apply through the online medium, no request offline would be entertained. The student must also submit the original application form along with requisite fee and documents such as the original copy of school leaving certificate or a copy of the affidavit, a copy of aadhar card etc latest by October 4, 2018. The student must also retain a scanned copy of passport size photograph while filling the online application form. 

The regular students studying in class 12 in a school or institute affiliated to MSBSHSE can fill the Maharashtra Board 12th examination form to appear in the offline exam from their respective schools/ institutes from October 22, 2018. They have to pay the examination fee as directed by the school authority and submit the filled application form to the school with required documents before November 6, 2018, without any late fees. The application can be submitted along with the late fees till November 30, 2018. For official notification click here.

Maharashtra HSC Board 2019 Application Process

Maharashtra HSC Board 2019 Preparation Tips

Here are a few preparation tips for Maharashtra HSC 2019 that will help students score better in the exam:

  • Make a timetable in which there is a time slot for each subject (or at least as many as you can accommodate). 
  • Cover the entire syllabus. Do not leave out any topic for the exam. Consult teachers and expert faculty in case of any doubts.
  • Each day, keep a separate time slot for the practice of sample papers and previous years’ question papers.
  • While studying, make short notes. These come handy when one is revising what they have already studied.  This way, they do not have to go through the entire text again. 
  • Do not overburden yourself. Take short breaks in between study time.

Maharashtra HSC Board 2019 Exam Pattern

The exam pattern of Maharashtra HSC 2019 for the various papers is different. The exam will be held in the offline mode and students will have to answer very short, short, long and essay type questions asked from the syllabus of Maharashtra HSC. Candidates should go through the exam pattern while they are preparing for the exam as it will help them work on their time management skills. They must practise previous years’ question papers to know the Maharashtra HSC exam pattern better. 

Documents Required at Exam

  • Admit Card

MSBSHSE will announce Maharashtra HSC 2019 result in the fourth week of May. To check result online, students have to enter their seven digit seat number and mother’s first name. Students can also check their result via SMS by typing MHHSC <space> seat no and sending it to 57766. To qualify the exam, test takers will have to secure a minimum of 35% in each subject they sit for. In 2018, the result was declared on May 30 and the overall pass percentage was 88.41%. If not satisfied with the result, students can apply for revaluation along with requisite fee. 

Qualifying Marks Trend

Year Category Cutoff
2019 General 35
OBC 35
SC 35
ST 35

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