Tamilnadu SSLC Board 2018

TamilNadu SSLC BoardTamilnadu SSLC Board 2018 - The Tamil Nadu Secondary School Leaving Certificate (SSLC) examination is conducted by the Directorate of Government Examinations (DGE). TN 10th was held from March 16 to April 20, 2018. The result of Tamil Nadu SSLC Board has been declared on May 23, 2018. The overall pass percentage is 94.5, which is an increase by 0.1% compared to last year. The pass percentage among girls is 96.4 while it is 92.5% among boys.    DGE, Tamilnadu conducts the Class 10th exam for all the private and government schools in the state. Tamilnadu SSLC examination is conducted three times in a academic year in a year. The SSLC Public Examination is conducted in March/April while Instant Special Supplementary Examination is held in June/July. The Supplementary examination is conducted in September/October session.In 2018, over 10 lakh candidates appeared for the exam.  Read below for more details on Tamilnadu SSLC Board important dates, application form, eligibility criteria, exam pattern and result.

 

 

 

 

Facts about Tamilnadu SSLC Board 2018

Exam name

Secondary School Leaving Certificate

Commonly known as

Tamilnadu SSLC

Conducting Authority

Directorate of Government Examinations (DGE)

Exam category

Matriculation

Exam duration

2 ½ hours

Tamilnadu SSLC Board 2018 - Dates

The date sheet of Tamilnadu SSLC Board has been announced by DGE, Tamilnadu. The important dates related to Tamilnadu SSLC Board exam are given below.

 

Important dates of Tamilnadu SSLC Board

Events

Dates

Tamilnadu SSLC Board exam

March 16 to April 20, 2018

Declaration of result

May 23, 2018 (Declared)

Tamilnadu SSLC Board 2018 - Eligibility Criteria

Candidates appearing for  for SSLC examination need to fulfill the required age criteria. According to Tamilnadu SSLC Board eligibility criteria, candidates must have completed 14 years on the first day of the month in which the examination is to be conducted.

 

Age exemption – If candidates have not completed 14 years as on the prescribed date they should submit an order from the authorities given below.

District Educational Officer

If the candidate is less than 14 by not more than two years

Chief Educational Officer

If the candidate is less than 14 by more than two years

 

Tamilnadu SSLC Board Application Form 2018

The concerned headmasters are required to sent the names of candidates who are appearing for the SSLC examination to DGE. Private Candidates have to apply for SSLC examination in Government Examination Service Centres located in all educational districts in person. The officials will upload the datas like name, date of birth, language and subjects, educational qualification, photo and address and contact number. candidates should be given personal/parent address and contact numbers. The centre officials will give the filled application along with registration slip.

 

Examination Fees for Regular Candidates

Examination Fee

Rs.100.00

Mark Certificate Fee

Rs.10.00

Service Charges Fee

Rs. 05.00

Total

Rs.115.00

 

Examination Fees for Private Candidates

Examination Fee

Rs.100.00

Mark Certificate Fee

Rs.10.00

Registration Fee

Rs.10.00

Service Charge Fee

Rs.5.00

Total

Rs.125.00

 

Tamilnadu SSLC Admit Card 2018

Regular candidates have to collect their admit card from the respective schools. Private candidates have to download their Tamilnadu SSLC Board admit card online. To download the admit card, candidates have to enter application number and date of birth. The admit card mentions the name, address, registration number, roll number, subjects, codes, duration and date of birth. The admit card of Tamilnadu SSLC Board is an important document without which candidates will not be allowed to appear for the exam.

 

Tamilnadu SSLC Exam Pattern 2018

The Tamilnadu SSLC Board is conducted in – Tamil, English, Mathematics, Science, Social Science and Optional Language (Telugu, Arabic, Malayalam, Kannada, Hindi, Gujarati Sanskrit. French and Urdu). The minimum passing marks in each subject out of 100 is 35%. Questions in Part III is in English, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Hindi, Gujarati and Urdu. Marks secured in optional subject is not taken into account for declaration of a pass or fail. Tamilnadu SSLC Board exam pattern is given in the table below.

 

Tamilnadu SSLC Board paper pattern

Part

Subject

Paper

Maximum Marks

Minimum Marks to be Obtained for pass

Part I

Tamil (Compulsary)

Paper I

100

035

 

Tamil (Compulsary)

Paper II

100

Part II

English

Paper I

100

35

 

English

Paper II

100

Part III

Mathematics

-

100

35

 

Science

-

100

35

 

Social Science

-

100

35

Part IV

Optional Language Telugu, Arabic, Malayalam, Kannada, Hindi, Gujarati Sanskrit. French and Urdu

-

100

Not prescribed

 

Tamilnadu 10th Result 2018

The result of Tamilnadu SSLC Board has been announced on May 23, 2018. Candidates can check their result online. For this, they are required to login with their registration number and date of birth. Candidates can download the provisional marksheet while checking the result. The original marksheet and pass certificate has to be collected from the respective schools. Tamilnadu SSLC Board result mentions a candidate’s name, Roll number, School Name, Date of birth, Subjects, Subject-wise and total marks secured and Division. Candidates can apply for re-totalling of marks after the declaration of result within the prescribed dates. They are required to pay requisite fees in cash while registering. The fee for single subject is Rs 205.

 

Tamilnadu 10th Result Analysis

In 2017, 9, 82,097 students had appeared for the class 10 board exams in the state . Among them, 94.4 percent students passed the exam. Girls fared boys with a pass percentage of 96.4 % while it was 92.5 % among boys.

 

Result Statistics of Tamilnadu Class 10 

year

Number of appeared candidates

Overall pass percentage

Pass percentage among girls

Pass percentage among boys

2018 

10,01,140

94.5

96.4

92.5

2017

9,82,097

94.4%

96.2%

92.5%

2016

10,11,919

93.6%

95.9%

91.3%

2015

10,60,866

92.9%

95.4%

90.5%

2014

10,20,749

90.7%

93.6%

88.0%

2013

10,51,062

89.0%

92.0%

86.0%

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