Bihar Board BSEB 10th result declared, 101 students in top 10 merit list

BSEB matric 10th result 2021: The Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) today announced the result of class 10 exam and 78.17 per cent students have passed. This year, the pass percentage has dropped by nearly two per cent. Bihar education minister Vijay Kumar Choudhary said, “Considering the fact that classes could not be held throughout the last academic year, it is still a satisfactory result.” Last year, the pass percentage was 80.59. In a first, a total of 101 students have made it to the merit list.

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This year, the pass percentage has dropped by nearly two per cent. In 2020, the pass percent was 80.59 while in 2019, the pass percentage was at 80.73 per cent.

As many as 16.8 lakh candidates registered for the class 10 exam which was conducted from February 17 to 24. A total of 16,54,171 students appeared of which  8,29,278 were girls while 8,24,893 were boys. As many as 12,93,054 students have passed of which 6,76,518 were boys while 6,16,536 were girls.

About 13 students of Simultala Awasiya Vidyalaya (SAV) — which is a state government funded residential school — have topped the matric exam.

Meanwhile, 4,13,087 students got first division of which 2,47,496 are boys and 1,65,591 are girls and 5,00,615 students bagged the second division.

Bihar Board 10th result 2021Bihar Board 10th result 2021 Education Minister Vijay Kumar Chaudhary announcing the Bihar Board 10th result. Image source: Special arrangement

The candidates can check the result through the, the result is also available to download at the websites —,,,,

A candidate need to secure 30 per cent of the total marks in the theory portion of each subject and 40 per cent of the total marks in the practical of each subject to pass the matric exam. To achieve the first division, a student has to score 300 marks while for the second division, it is 225.

Due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation, schools will not release any offline result list. Students will have to check the results at the official websites only. Once the class 10 result declaration is over, the admission process will soon begin for class 11, 12 in schools affiliated with the BSEB.

This year, half of the exam was held in MCQ-based OMR sheets. Besides, BSEB also offered 100 per cent choice or alternative for every question asked as relaxation to students because of the pandemic.

The compartment examination and scrutiny of papers dates will be announced today.

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