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 were held for English, life science, physical science (a combination of physics and chemistry), history, geography, mathematics, and the first and second languages subjects. The exams has been conducted between February 18 and 27, 2020 at all the exam centers.
Latest: West Bengal Madhyamik Result will be declared in the third week of May 2020 in online mode. 

West Bengal Madhyamik 2020 Highlights

Full Exam Name West Bengal Madhyamik examination
Short Exam Name West Bengal Madhyamik
Conducting Body West Bengal Board of Secondary Education
Frequency of Conduct Once a year
Exam Level Matriculate
Languages Bengali, English
Mode of Application Offline
Mode of Exam Offline
Exam Duration 3 Hours 15 Minutes

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West Bengal Madhyamik 2020 Important Dates

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Upcoming Dates and Events

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

Result | Mode: Online

Past Dates and Events

27 Feb, 2020

Exam - Optional elective subjects | Mode: Offline

26 Feb, 2020

Exam - Life Science | Mode: Offline

25 Feb, 2020

Exam - Physical Science | Mode: Offline

24 Feb, 2020

Exam - Mathematics | Mode: Offline

22 Feb, 2020

Exam - History | Mode: Offline

20 Feb, 2020

Exam - Geography | Mode: Offline

19 Feb, 2020

Exam - Second Language | Mode: Offline

18 Feb, 2020

Exam - First Language | Mode: Offline


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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.
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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+

English first language: Unit 01
Poems prescribed
English first language: Unit 02
Modern english short stories
English first language: Unit 03
Writing skill
English first language: Unit 04
Comprehension test
English first language: Unit 05
English first language: Unit 06
Grammar and, composition connected with a passage

Hindi first language+

Hindi first language: Unit 01


Nepali first language+

Nepali first language: Unit 01

Oriya first language+

Oriya first language: Unit 01
Oriya first language: Unit 02
Oriya first language: Unit 03
Oriya first language: Unit 04
One act play
Oriya first language: Unit 05
Oriya grammar

Gujrati first language+

Gujrati first language: Unit 01
Gujrati first language: Unit 02
Gujrati first language: Unit 03
For non-detailed study
Gujrati first language: Unit 04
Gujrati first language: Unit 05
Essay writing
Gujrati first language: Unit 06
Translation from english to gujarati
Gujrati first language: Unit 07

Gurmukhi first language+

Gurmukhi first language: Unit 01
Sahitya mala
Gurmukhi first language: Unit 02
Gurmukhi first language: Unit 03
Pauh futale to pehlan
Gurmukhi first language: Unit 04
Ajoki Punjabi da viyakaran te lekh-rachana

Tamil first language+

Tamil first language: Unit 01
Tamil first language: Unit 02
Tamil first language: Unit 03
Non detailed text
Tamil first language: Unit 04

Telugu first language+

Telugu first language: Unit 01
Telugu poetry
Telugu first language: Unit 02
Telugu prose
Telugu first language: Unit 03
Telugu non-detailed text
Telugu first language: Unit 04
Telugu first language: Unit 05

Modern Tibetan first language+

Modern Tibetan first language: Unit 01
Modern Tibetan first language: Unit 02
Modern Tibetan first language: Unit 03
Modern Tibetan first language: Unit 04
Modern Tibetan first language: Unit 05
Story writing
Modern Tibetan first language: Unit 06
Letter writing

English second language+

English second language: Unit 01
English second language: Unit 02
English second language: Unit 03
List of the words
English second language: Unit 04
Addotional material for practice
English second language: Unit 05
English second language: Unit 06

Nepali second language


History: Unit 01
Expansion of british empire in India
History: Unit 02
British raj-colonial impact on Indian economy
History: Unit 03
Protest, resistance and uprisings during the first century of British rule
History: Unit 04
Genesis of Indian nationalism
History: Unit 05
European background of 19th century nationalism in India
History: Unit 06
Early phase of the Indian national congress
History: Unit 07
Imperialism and the background of first world war
History: Unit 08
Background of world war II
History: Unit 09
Main stages of national movement in India in the decades 1930-1940 A.D
History: Unit 10
Constitution of independent India
History: Unit 11
Search for peace in the post-world war


Geography: Unit 01
Geography: Unit 02
Geography: Unit 03
Geography: Unit 04
Geography: Unit 05
Physical geography of India
Geography: Unit 06
Economic geography of India
Geography: Unit 07

Life science+

Life science: Unit 01
Life science: Unit 02
Nervous system and sense organs with reference to human being
Life science: Unit 03
Life science: Unit 04
Cell and cell division
Life science: Unit 05
Reproduction and heredity
Life science: Unit 06
Life science: Unit 07
Life science: Unit 08
Virus, microbes, diseases and hygiene

Physical science+

Physical science: Unit 01
Structure of atom
Physical science: Unit 02
Properties of gases-pressure and temperature
Physical science: Unit 03
Avogadro's Law
Physical science: Unit 04
Simple weight
Physical science: Unit 05
Physical science: Unit 06
Physical science: Unit 07
Current electricity and electomagnetism
Physical science: Unit 08
Modern physics
Physical science: Unit 09
Periodic table
Physical science: Unit 10
Chemical bonding
Physical science: Unit 11
Electronic theory of oxidation and reduction
Physical science: Unit 12
Electrolysis - electrolytes and non-electrolytes
Physical science: Unit 13
Hydrogen chloride (Hydrochloric acid), nitric acid and sulphuric acid
Physical science: Unit 14
Some important substances - nature and uses
Physical science: Unit 15
Some metals - aluminium, magnesium, zinc, iron and copper
Physical science: Unit 16
Organic chemistry

Mathematics second language+

Mathematics second language: Unit 01
Mathematics second language: Unit 02
Mathematics second language: Unit 03
Mathematics second language: Unit 04
Mathematics second language: Unit 05

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 were released online in the first week of February. The admit cards were made available through schools. The WB 10th admit card has to 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 the 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

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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


West Bengal Madhyamil exams were 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.

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