The topper of the Madhya Pradesh HSC Class 10 exams 2014 has secured 594 marks out of 600 followed by the second rank holder with 589 marks out of 600 and the third rank has been secured with 586 marks. The results declared by the Madhya Pradesh Board of Secondary Education (MPBSE) for the Class 10 HSC exams 2014 have dampened the hopes of many students as only 47.74% of the total 8.54 lakh students having appeared for the examination were able to clear the MPBSE Class 10 exam 2014. The pass percentage of candidates having appeared for the examination privately is even lower, standing at 14.84% from the 2,29,629 candidates that appeared as private candidates.
The Madhya Pradesh Class 10 HSC (High School Certificate) exams 2014 were held from March 3 to March 29. From the total 8,69,844 candidates who appeared for the exams 4,69,421 candidates were male students while 4,00,423 candidates were female students. The passing percentage for both boys and girls is similar; the boys passing percentage at 47.89 and girls passing percentage at 47.56. Around 15,373 students were absent from the exam. Maximum number of students have scored Division II with 1,91,058 students followed by Division I with 1,77,455 candidates. According to category, 1,46,132 candidates appeared from SC, 1,40,561 candidates from ST, 414027 candidates from OBC and 153751 from General.
The Madhya Pradesh Board classifies the subjects available at Class 10 HSC in three categories: Special, General and Others. The Special category subjects include English, Hindi, Marathi, Gujrati, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Sindhi, Punjabi, Kannada, Bengali, Urdu and Oriya. General category subjects are English, Hindi, Sanskrit, Marathi, Gujrati, Telugu , Tamil, Malayalam, Sindhi, Punjabi, Kannada, Bengali, Urdu, Arabic, Persian, Russian, Oriya and French. The Other category subjects are Mathematics, Science, Social Science, Drawing / Painting, Music, Socially Useful Produtive Work and Health Education.
About Madhya Pradesh Board of Secondary Education:
The Madhya Pradesh Board of Secondary Education (MPBSE) is a regulatory body that looks after the system of education in the state of Madhya Pradesh. It is responsible for executing and governing various activities that include devising of courses of study, prescribing syllabus, conducting examinations, granting affiliations to colleges.