About PSEB 10th 2019

PSEB class 10 examination is a state level exam that will be conducted by Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) from March 15, to April 2, 2019. The practical exam will be held from April 5-13, 2019. Only those candidates who have cleared class 9th exam will be able to appear in PSEB 10th 2019 examination. The result of PSEB 10th 2019 will be declared in the first week of May. The passing marks for PSEB 10th examination are 33 for all subjects except Punjabi/Punjab History and Culture for which it is 25. Last year, over 4 lakh candidates appeared for PSEB class 10th exam. Under Punjab board, there are a total of 5667 government schools and 454 government aided schools while 3125 are unaided schools. Students who clear there PSEB class 10 will be able to select an academic stream from Science, Commerce and Humanities to study in class 11 and 12.

Exam level: Matriculate
Frequency: Once a year
Languages English, Hindi +1 More
Conducting Body: Punjab School Education Board
Duration 3 Hours

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PSEB 10th 2019 Important Dates

09 May, 2019 - 12 May, 2019 (Tentative) Result | Mode: Offline
15 Mar, 2019 Exam - Punjabi - A / Punjabi History and Moral Science - A | Mode: Offline
28 Mar, 2019 Exam - Computer Science | Mode: Offline
25 Mar, 2019 Exam - Science | Mode: Offline
29 Mar, 2019 Exam - Mechanical Drawing & Arts/ Tailoring/ Home Science/ Agriculture/ Physical Education / Languages subjects / Pre-vocational subjects | Mode: Offline
01 Apr, 2019 Exam - Social Science | Mode: Offline
18 Mar, 2019 Exam - English | Mode: Offline
16 Mar, 2019 Exam - Music Instrumentation | Mode: Offline
20 Mar, 2019 Exam - Music Vocal | Mode: Offline
22 Mar, 2019 Exam - Mathematics | Mode: Offline
19 Mar, 2019 Exam - Punjabi - B/ Punjabi History and Moral Science - B | Mode: Offline
26 Mar, 2019 Exam - NSQF Subjects - Sangeet Pachun/ Automobiles/ Physical Education/ Information Technology/ Personal security/ Health & Lifestyle/ Tour & Tourism/ Physical Education & Games/ Agriculture / Apparel / Construction | Mode: Offline
05 Apr, 2019 - 13 Apr, 2019 Exam - Practical exams | Mode: Offline
30 Mar, 2019 Exam - Music Singing | Mode: Offline
27 Mar, 2019 Exam - Hindi / Urdu (alternate language) | Mode: Offline
02 Apr, 2019 Exam - Health and Physical Education | Mode: Offline

PSEB 10th 2019 Eligibility Criteria

According to the PSEB 10th eligibility criteria, candidates must have passed class 9 examination to appear in Punjab Board of Secondary Education 10th examination. They must also have attended class 10 in the current year in a school affiliated to the Board.

PSEB 10th 2019 Application Process

Mode of Application : Offline

PSEB 10th 2019 Preparation Tips

  • Be through with the PSEB 10th syllabus and exam pattern.
  • Make a planned timetable and segregate each subject wisely.
  • Use flowcharts, diagrams, formulas and make notes regularly. These can be used for revision.
  • Practice from the sample papers of Punjab Board 10th, previous years practice papers to know the types of questions and weightage of each subject in the board exam
  • Relaxing and taking breaks between studies is very important. Although it is tough but not impossible. Include meditation for a few minutes, take walks, watch your favourite movie, sing or dance or play indoor or outdoor games for sometime. This will help your mind and body to lessen the stress level and resume your preparation with confidence.

The Punjab Board 10th exam pattern states that candidates have to appear in the subjects mentioned below - 

  • Punjabi/Punjab History and Culture
  • English
  • Hindi
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Social Science
  • Health Education
  • Computer Science as well as the elective subjects. 

Total marks for Punjab/Punjab History and Culture is 75 while other subjects carry 100 marks. Other details of the PSEB 10th exam pattern are given below-

Punjab Board class 10 Exam Pattern 2019






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Part A




Part B




Punjab History and Culture


Part A




Part B




























Social             Science






Health             Education






Computer             Science            






PSEB publishes the model test papers for class 10th on its official website. Students can use it to score well in the exam. These benefit the students in numerous ways like they tell the questions being asked year around, marking scheme etc. Students can also practice them to increase their speed for actual exam day.

PSEB 10th 2019 Admit Card

The admit card of PSEB 10th will be issued by Punjab Board of Secondary Education (PSEB) schools to all the eligible students. It is important to carry the PSEB Class 10th 2019 admit card to the exam centre without which they will not be allowed to sit for the board exam.

Documents Required at Exam

  • PSEB 10th Admit Card
  • School ID Card
  • Punjab Board of Secondary Education (PSEB) will declare the result of PSEB Class 10th result in the second week of May. 
  • The authority will announce the PSEB result 10th 2019 in online mode only. 
  • Candidates who will appear in the PSEB 10th exam can check their result, by entering their roll number or name.
  • The result will carry the marks obtained by the candidates and division.
  • The Punjab Board will also release the merit list, subject wise pass percentage, result statistics and toppers list. 
  • On the basis of the marks in the result of PSEB 10th, candidates can take admission in the preferred stream. Students can also apply for re-checking and re-totalling of marks if they are not satisfied with the marks obtained in PSEB 10th exam.
  • The marksheets of the candidates will be made available by the authority.

Qualifying Marks Trend

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

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