About West Bengal Madhyamik 2020

The West Bengal Madhyamik Examination 2020 is a state level examination for class 10 students. It is organized by West Bengal Board of Secondary Education (WBBSE) through the schools affiliated to WBBSE. WB Madhyamik Routine 2020 has been released in online mode. The examinations will be held for English, life science, physical science (a combination of physics and chemistry), history, geography, mathematics, and the first and second languages subjects. All the exams be conducted between February 18 and 27, 2020 at all the exam centres. The result will be declared in the third week of May 2020 in online mode. 

Exam level: Matriculate
Frequency: Once a year
Languages Bengali, English
Conducting Body: West Bengal Board of Secondary Education
Duration 3 Hours 15 Minutes

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West Bengal Madhyamik 2020 Important Dates

Upcoming Dates and Events

18 Feb, 2020

Exam - First Language | Mode: Offline

19 Feb, 2020

Exam - Second Language | Mode: Offline

20 Feb, 2020

Exam - Geography | Mode: Offline

22 Feb, 2020

Exam - History | Mode: Offline

24 Feb, 2020

Exam - Mathematics | Mode: Offline

25 Feb, 2020

Exam - Physical Science | Mode: Offline

26 Feb, 2020

Exam - Life Science | Mode: Offline

27 Feb, 2020

Exam - Optional elective subjects | Mode: Offline

19 May, 2020 - 25 May, 2020 (Tentative)

Result | Mode: Online

West Bengal Madhyamik 2020 Eligibility Criteria

In order to be eligible for the West Bengal Madhyamik Examination 2020, a student must satisfy following West Bengal Madhyamik eligibility criteria:

  • A student must be either 15 or 16 years of age on March 1, 2020. 
  • The student must have successfully passed his/her 9th class examinations.
  • A student must satisfy the attendance prerequisites for the West Bengal Madhyamik Examination.

West Bengal Madhyamik 2020 Application Process

Mode of Application : Offline

Mode of Payment : Other

The West Bengal Madhyamik examination 2020 application process is carried out offline through schools. Students need to collect application forms from respective school authority and fill it carefully. They have to attach required documents and submit it to school authority along with the requisite fee. Then schools will have to submit these forms to the concerned authority of WBBSE.

West Bengal Madhyamik 2020 Syllabus

English first language
Poems prescribed
Modern english short stories
Writing skill
Comprehension test
Grammar and, composition connected with a passage
Hindi first language
Nepali first language
Oriya first language
One act play
Oriya grammar
Gujrati first language
For non-detailed study
Essay writing
Translation from english to gujarati
Gurmukhi first language
Sahitya mala
Pauh futale to pehlan
Ajoki Punjabi da viyakaran te lekh-rachana
Tamil first language
Non detailed text
Telugu first language
Telugu poetry
Telugu prose
Telugu non-detailed text
Modern Tibetan first language
Story writing
Letter writing
English second language
List of the words
Addotional material for practice
Nepali second language
Expansion of british empire in India
British raj-colonial impact on Indian economy
Protest, resistance and uprisings during the first century of British rule
Genesis of Indian nationalism
European background of 19th century nationalism in India
Early phase of the Indian national congress
Imperialism and the background of first world war
Background of world war II
Main stages of national movement in India in the decades 1930-1940 A.D
Constitution of independent India
Search for peace in the post-world war
Physical geography of India
Economic geography of India
Life science
Nervous system and sense organs with reference to human being
Cell and cell division
Reproduction and heredity
Virus, microbes, diseases and hygiene
Physical science
Structure of atom
Properties of gases-pressure and temperature
Avogadro's Law
Simple weight
Current electricity and electomagnetism
Modern physics
Periodic table
Chemical bonding
Electronic theory of oxidation and reduction
Electrolysis - electrolytes and non-electrolytes
Hydrogen chloride (Hydrochloric acid), nitric acid and sulphuric acid
Some important substances - nature and uses
Some metals - aluminium, magnesium, zinc, iron and copper
Organic chemistry
Mathematics second language

West Bengal Madhyamik 2020 Preparation Tips

In order to score well for West Bengal Madhyamik examination 2020, Students should keep in mind the following preparation tips:

  • Regularly revise and study subject matter throughout the year. The regular revision will ensure that concepts are thoroughly grasped by a student.
  • A student should practise comprehensively before the examination. Practice will ensure that the student is successful in each aspect of the examination and it will bring to light the areas of study which need additional focus.
  • Students should exercise and ensure a healthy diet in order to keep themselves in the pink of health to maintain proper levels of preparation. 
  • Students should solve mock question papers and sample questions to understand the test pattern and grow familiar with common trends and questions which may appear in the examination. 

The West Bengal Madhyamik 2020 exam pattern is the same for all the constituent examinations. The compulsory subjects include First language, Second language, Life science, Physical science, History, Geography and Mathematics. Each exam is held for 3 hours 15 minutes duration, out of which first 15 minutes is the designated reading time allotted to the students.

WB Madhyamik Marking Scheme

ParticularsMarks Required
Full marks800
Pass marks272 or above
Marks for 1st Division480 or above
Marks for 2nd Division360 or above
Marks for 3rd Division272 or above

West Bengal Madhyamik 2020 Admit Card

The West Bengal Madhyamik admit cards are released online in the first week of February. The admit cards are made available through schools. The WB 10th admit card could be collected from the respective school authority. It is mandatory to carry admit card to the exam hall as no student is allowed to sit for exam without it.

Documents Required at Exam

  • West Bengal Madhyamik Examination admit card
  • Valid government issued photo ID

The West Bengal Madhaymik result 2020 will be released in the third week of May 2020. The result will be made available in online mode through the official website: wbresults.nic.in. Students can access the result by logging in with their roll numbers and date of birth. Follow the steps given below to check WB 10th result 2020:

  • Visit the official website: wbresults.nic.in. 
  • Click on the link of WB Madhyamik result 2020.
  • It will lead to a login window of 10th class result.
  • Enter registration number and date of birth in the respective fields.
  • Click on submit button and result will appear on the screen.
  • Take a screenshot or printout of the result.

In order to pass in the West Bengal Madhyamik examination 2020, students are required to obtain at least:

  • A minimum of 34% in each subject
  • A minimum of 20% in each oral subject

Qualifying Marks Trend

Year Category Cutoff
2019 General 34

General Information

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Question: What is the date of the WB Madhyamik exam?


West Bengal Madhyamil exams will be conducted from February 18 to February 27, 2020. 

Question: When will the West Bengal Madhyamik results be declared?


WB Madhyamik result will be released between May 19 to May 25, tentatively.

Questions related to West Bengal Madhyamik

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how many subject will be counted while making grade 5 or 7

Abinash Panigrahi 27th Dec, 2019

Dear aspirant,

Generally 5 subjects are considered in the gradation system. But for different entrance exams , they consider their own pattern for counting grade. The thing is you have not mentioned the purpose of your query. Normally you can consider all the subjects to speak your grade, but for different purposes the gradation system varies.

Hope this helps!

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