About NBSE HSLC 2019

The Nagaland Board of School Education High School Leaving Certificate exam 2019 or the NBSE HSLC 2019 is conducted by the Nagaland Board of School Education. This is a state-level matriculation exam which is conducted for 10th class students and the results of this examination play an integral role in the determination of the candidate's subject stream for 11th standard. The Nagaland Board of School Education High School Leaving Certificate exam is a 3-hour long exam comprising 6 subjects and will be conducted from February 13 to 25, 2019. The results for the NBSE HSLC  2019 will be available in the month of May 2019 online as well as through SMS. The downloaded result is provisional and candidates will be provided with original marksheets by Nagaland Board shortly after the online declaration of the result. 

Exam level: Matriculate
Frequency: Once a year
Languages English
Conducting Body: Nagaland Board Of School Education
Duration 3 Hours

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NBSE HSLC 2019 Important Dates

25 Feb, 2019 Exam - Sixth Subjects (Foundation of Information Technology/ Music/ Home Science/ Book Keeping & Accountancy/ Environmental Education) | Mode: Offline
25 Feb, 2019 Exam - Vocational Subjects (Information Technology Enabled Services/ Travel & Tourism/ Retail/ Healthcare) | Mode: Offline
18 May, 2019 (Tentative) Result | Mode: Online
19 Feb, 2019 Exam - Mathematics | Mode: Offline
23 Feb, 2019 Exam - Second Language (Hindi/ Alternative English/ Sumi/ Lotha/ Tenyidie/ Ao/ Bengali) | Mode: Offline
21 Feb, 2019 Exam - Social Sciences | Mode: Offline
15 Feb, 2019 Exam - Science | Mode: Offline
13 Feb, 2019 Exam - English | Mode: Offline

NBSE HSLC 2019 Eligibility Criteria

In order to be eligible to sit for the NBSE HSLC 2019, candidates must satisfy the following NBSE HSLC eligibility criteria:

  • Candidates must have successfully cleared their 9th standard examinations.
  • Candidates must have studied their 10th class in a school affiliated to NBSE.
  • Candidates must have completed the application procedure and received the admit card for the NBSE HSLC 2019.

NBSE HSLC 2019 Application Process

Mode of Application : Offline

Mode of Payment : Other

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
OBC, ST, General, SC Offline Transgender, Male, Female ₹ 900

The NBSE HSLC 2019 application process is completed offline by the candidates in their school of education. Only students in schools affiliated to Nagaland Board of School Education or NBSE can fill the application form. 

NBSE HSLC 2019 Preparation Tips


In order to properly prepare for NBSE HSLC 2019, candidates must keep the following NBSE HSLC preparation tips in mind:

  • Candidates must daily revise the subjects taught in the class.
  • Candidates must regularly practice questions and other study material throughout the year.
  • Candidates should make notes to ensure the thorough understanding of the subject matter.
  • Candidates must maintain their health to ensure physical and mental well-being at the time of preparation.
  • Candidates should solve mock question papers before the exam to understand the pattern and gain a semblance of the examination environment.

NBSE HSLC 2019 Exam Pattern

The NBSE HSLC 2019 exam pattern comprises 7 subjects in total which are:

  • Social Science
  • Science
  • Mathematics
  • English 
  • Second Language (optional) - Tenyidie, Ao, Sumi, Lotha, Hindi, Bengali and alternative English
  • Sixth Subject - Music, Home Science, FIT, Environmental Education and BK & Accountancy 
  • Vocational paper - IT and TT

The paper for all the subjects except vocational is 3 hours in duration whereas the duration for the vocational papers is 2 hours. A candidate generally needs 40% or above in order to obtain a pass status in the result for the specific exam. 

The NBSE HSLC 2019 mock tests and sample question papers will be released by the Nagaland Board of School Education. These mock tests are integral for comprehensive preparation for the exam and help a candidate in pinpointing areas which need further study. They also provide candidates a familiarity with the actual examination environment. 

Candidates can download NBSE HSLC mock tests 2019 and previous question papers from the official NBSE website after registration to the Nagaland Board. 

NBSE HSLC 2019 Admit Card

The NBSE HSLC 2019 admit card will be available online on the official Nagaland Board of School Education (NBSE) web portal.

The candidates can download their admit cards using their roll number and print the admit card when required. The NBSE HSLC admit card will be available on the official NBSE web portal one month before the exam, tentatively in the month of February 2019.

Documents Required at Exam

  • NBSE HSLC 2019 admit card
  • Valid government issued photo ID

The NBSE HSLC 2019 result will be declared in the month of May 2019, and will be available to candidates both online and offline:

  • Candidates can check their result on the official result link on the NBSE web portal. Candidates will need to enter details such as roll number in order to view and download the result. Candidates can then get their marksheet printed as a provisional result. 
  • Candidates can also receive their result via SMS by sending NBSE<space>Roll number to '54242'.
  • Candidates will receive their official marksheets from the school in which they are studying. 

The NBSE HSLC result 2019 comprises the following details:

  • Roll number of the candidate
  • Name of the candidate
  • Subjects for which the candidate appeared in the NBSE 10th exam 2019
  • Marks obtained by the candidate in each subject
  • Qualifying status of the candidate

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