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HPBOSE/HP Board: Everything You Need to Know!

An Overview of the HPBOSE/HP Board

The Himachal Pradesh Board of School Education (HPBOSE or HP Board) was established in1969. Initially, the board had its headquarters in Shimla, which was later moved to Dharamshala in the Kanga district in the year 1983. It started with a staff of 34 officials but that has subsequently increased to 643 now. The board aims to provide quality education in the state of HP. The board controls and regulates various Government schools and institutes that are affiliated with it.

The Education Board is responsible for prescribing the syllabus, courses of instructions and text books for school education in Himachal Pradesh apart from conducting examinations based on their listed courses. The Board conducts the Class 10 and Class 12 exams in the state of Himachal Pradesh. The Board makes all the necessary arrangements and ensures that the exams for Class 10 and Class 12 are conducted and the results declared in an efficient manner.

Currently, the HP Board conducts examination for the following classes and courses: 10th, 10+2, J.B.T and T.T.C. As per the latest reports, around 5 lakh candidates annually appear in the examination conducted by the Board and more than 8000 schools are affiliated with it. The Board has around 1846 Examination centers throughout the state. The Board is also responsible for publishing textbooks for class 1st to 12th. Apart from all this, state board students appearing for entrances like JEE and NEET find the HP board books quite familiar and helpful for competitive exams.

HP Board 10th Class Exam Schedule 2017

Date Day Regular/Compartmental Exam State Open School (SOS)
4 March 2017 Saturday Hindi Hindi
6 March 2017 Monday English English
8 March 2017 Wednesday Social Science Social Science
10 March 2017 Friday Sanskrit/Urdu/Tamil/Telugu/Punjabi Sanskrit/Urdu /Punjabi
11 March 2017 Saturday Financial Literacy
14 March 2017 Tuesday Mathematics Mathematics
16 March 2017 Thursday Science and Technology Science and Technology
17 March 2017 Friday Arts(A)

Vocal Music

Instrumental Music

Home Science

Commerce

Economics

Computer Science

Automobiles (NSQF)

Security (NSQF)

Healthcare (NSQF)

Information Technology Enabled Services (NSQF)

Agriculture (NSQF)

Travel & Tourism (NSQF)

Telecom (NSQF)

Arts(A)

Vocal Music

Instrumental Music

Home Science

Commerce

Economics

Computer Science

Automobiles (NSQF)

Security (NSQF)

Healthcare (NSQF)

Information Technology Enabled Services (NSQF)

Agriculture (NSQF)

Travel & Tourism (NSQF)

Telecom (NSQF)

HP Board 12th Class Exam Schedule 2017

Date Regular/Compartment/Improvement /Additional Subjects
8:45 AM To 12:00 PM
All-State Open School
(SOS) candidates
1:45 PM To 5:00 PM
03.03.17 English English
04.03.17 Financial Literacy …..
06.03.17 Mathematics Mathematics
07.03.17 History History
08.03.17 i) Biology
ii) Business Studies
iii) French/Urdu
i) Biology
ii) Business Studies
iii) Urdu
09.03.17 Political Science Political Science
10.03.17 Philosophy …………….
11.03.17 i) Chemistry
ii) Dance (Kathak/Bharat- Natyam)
iii) Fine Arts: Painting, Graphic, Sculpture and Applied Arts.
(Commercial Arts)
Chemistry
14.03.17 i) Accountancy
ii) Physics
i) Accountancy
ii) Physics
15.03.1T Hindi Hindi
16.03.17 Psychology ……….
17.03.17 Economics Economics
18.03.17 Geography Geography
20.03.17 i) Physical Education
ii) Yoga
Physical Education
21.03.17 Computer Science (I. P.) Computer Science (I.P.)
22.03.17 Human Ecology &. Family Science (H.Sc) Human Ecology
&. Family Science (H.Sc)
23.03.17 Public Administration Public Administration
24.03.17 Sanskrit Sanskrit
25.03.17 i) Automobiles (NSQF)
ii) Healthcare (NSQF)
iii) Information Technology
Enabled Services(ITES) (NSQF)
iv) Security (NSQF)
v) Retail (NSQF)
i) Automobiles (NSQF)
ii) Healthcare (NSQF)
iii) Information Technology Enabled Services (lTES) (NSQF)
iv) Security (NSQF)
v) Retail (NSQF)
27.03.17 Sociology Sociology
28.03.17 i) Music (Hindustani Vocal/Hindustani Instrumental Melodic)
ii) Hindustani Instrumental Percussion
…………..

HP Board Exam 2017 Result Dates

State Exam Name Exam Date Exam Result Date
Himachal Pradesh HPBOSE 10th Board Exam 4th March – 17th March 9th May 2017
HPBOSE 12th Board Exam 3rd March – 28th March 25th April 2017

HP Board Class 10 Results 2017

The Himachal Pradesh 10th Results sealed the fate of nearly 1.5 lakh students who had appeared for the exam this year, and therefore are of critical importance. HPBOSE declared the result of HP Board Class 10 Exams 2017 Results on May 9, 2017, on the official website hpbose.org.

Highlights of the HP Board Class 10 Results 2017

The first two positions of the HP Board Class 10 results were bagged by girls. Isha Chauhan took the first position with 99.14% while Riya Chauhan came in second with 99%. There was a tie for the third place between three candidates, viz. Nikhil Rana, Aparna, and Vanshika with all three of them scoring 98.86%. Parv Sharma came in at the fourth place with 98.57% and there was again a tie for the fifth place between Mayank Thakur, Aditi Singh, and Shalini with all three of them scoring 98.43%.

HP Board Class 12 Results 2017

Anxious students finally reaped the fruits of their hard work after the announcement of HP Board 12th Result 2017 on 25th April 2017. The course to the admission to undergraduate courses will be cleared for them with the declaration of HP Board 12 Result 2017. The scores of the HPBOSE 12th RESULT 2017 will be considered by the colleges for admission to undergraduate courses. Himachal Pradesh Board of School Education or HPBOSE released the HP Board Class 12 2017 Results at 1 pm on 25th April 2017 on the official website.

A total number of 1,02,075 candidates appeared for the HP 12th Board exams 2017, out of which 73,948 students have passed resulting in a pass percentage of 72.89%.

Highlights of the HP Board Class 12 Results 2017

The following table outlines the stream-wise statistics for HP Board Class 12 Results 2017.

HP Board Class 12 Stream Number of Students Appeared Number of Students Passed
Science 30,481 23,467
Commerce 15,381 11,587
Arts 56,083 38,616

Ritik Kandoria from the Rehan CRC Government Senior Secondary School, Kangra topped the Science Stream examination with a total score of 492. The top spot in the Commerce Stream was secured by Falguni Aggarwal of NAHAN Career Academy Senior Secondary School, Sermour with 482 marks. Neha Hem Prabh of the Drang Government Senior Secondary School, Mandi topped the Arts Stream with a total score of 476.

HP Board Class 12 Result Reevaluation/Recounting Procedure

The students who are not satisfied with their results and want to get their answer sheets re-checked or the marks re-counted can do so by applying online through their schools till 9 May 2017. Students who have a compartment in any subject may re-appear for the June 2017 exams by applying online within one month from the date of declaration of the result i.e. 25 April 2017. The HP Board Class 12 students can get further information related to their exam results on the following phone numbers between 10 am – 5 pm: 01892-242139, 242140, 242141, 242142, and 242150. Further info is also available on the board’s website, www.hpbose.org. 

Steps to Check the HPBOSE 10th & 12th Results 2017

  • Visit the official website of Himachal Pradesh Board of School Education (HPBOSE).
  • After landing on the homepage of the official website, click on the activated result link.
  • Students will be redirected to the result page.
  • Enter the required details such as the Roll Number and click on the ‘Search’ tab.
  • Your HP Board result will be displayed on the computer screen.
  • Click on the ‘Save’ tab and take multiple printouts of the result for future reference.

Alternatively, you can also logon to www.hp.results-nic.in for results.

HPBOSE 10th Class – Previous Year Statistics

Approximately 1, 22,614 students participated in the Himachal Pradesh Board 10th Examination 2016. The performance in the HP Board 10th results 2016 was lower than the expectations; out of more than 1 lakh students, only 81,304 were able to clear the examination and 16,616 faced compartments. The overall pass percentage in the year HP Board 10th results 2016 was at 66.88 percent. Here’s the list of toppers for HPBOSE 10th Result 2016.

HPBOSE 10th Result – Toppers List
Rank Name Percentage
1st Akshima Thakur 98.57%
2nd Lakita Khidtta 98.29%
2nd Ira Sharma 98.29%
3rd Vaishali 98.14%
3rd Rakshita Verma 98.14%
3rd Anchal Sharma 98.14%

Statistics of 2016

Year 2016
Pass Percentage 95.51%
Girls’ Pass Percentage 93.51%
Boys’ Pass Percentage 93.43%
Appeared Students 3,79,048

Statistics of 2015

Year 2015
Pass Percentage 92.25%
Girls’ Pass Percentage 90.87%
Boys’ Pass Percentage 90.96%
Appeared Students 2,89,197

Statistics of 2014

Year 2014
Pass Percentage 89.69%
Girls’ Pass Percentage 87.75%
Boys’ Pass Percentage 87.57%
Appeared Students 2,78,287

Statistics of 2013

Year 2013
Pass Percentage 86.76%
Girls’ Pass Percentage 84.17%
Boys’ Pass Percentage 84.54%
Appeared Students 1,28,154

HPBOSE 12th Class – Previous Year Statistics

For making an informed decision about their future and career, students need to look at the performance of last year. It will help the anxious students gauge the competition in the board exam and build practical expectations around the HPBOSE 12th Results. In 2016, a total of 1,01,104 students participated in the HP Board 12th examinations. The overall pass percentage was 78.93% and the overall performance of students in HPBOSE 12th Result saw a significant improvement of 15% over 2015’s statistic. Of the total number of participants, around 14299 were not able to qualify the examination and were required to repeat the subjects in which they were not able to qualify. Let’s take a look at the toppers of last year.

Student Name Stream Marks
Rahul Sharma (Mandi) Arts 471/500
Roshan Lal (Arki) Arts 471/500
Tammanna Koushal (Dharamshala) Commerce 482/500
Suvrat Sharma (Harimpur) Science 492/500

Statistics of 2016

Year 2016
Total Pass Percentage 84.69%
Girls’ Pass Percentage 83.76%
Boys’ Pass Percentage 82.56%
Appeared Students 4,43,216

Statistics of 2015

Year 2015
Total Pass Percentage 75.85%
Girls’ Pass Percentage 75.09%
Boys’ Pass Percentage 74.67%
Appeared Students 4,55,784

Statistics of 2014

Year 2014
Total Pass Percentage 71.78
Girls’ Pass Percentage 70.89%
Boys’ Pass Percentage 69.45%
Appeared Students 3,20,458

Statistics of 2013

Year 2013
Total Pass Percentage 69.85%
Girls’ Pass Percentage 67.5%
Boys’ Pass Percentage 68.21%
Appeared Students 2,45,763

HP Board Examination Fee

The HP Board has the following examination fee structure for the different types of candidates.

Examination Regular Candidate Private Candidate Compartment Candidate
Matriculation 400 350
SSC (Plus Two) Examination 550 350
JBT/D. EI. ED. Part 1 & 2 Exam 500 700 700
Improvement of Performance Full Fee of the concerned examination
Additional Subject (s) 350 for one subject and full fee for more than one subject
Fee for opting for additional 5th & 6th subject offered for Regular/Private candidate along with other subjects in +1 and+2 examination. 350 for each additional subject 350 for each additional subject
English Only 350
Change of Subject 100 100
Change in Examination Centre 500 500
Candidates appearing from outside the state of HP 500 extra with prescribed fee
For sending the result in confidential cover before its normal declaration 500 500
For supply of any document with UMC case for appeal 500 per page 500 per page

Highlights of the HP Board

Following are some of the accomplishments and operational highlights of the HP Board.

  • The HP board has achieved complete computerization of all its operations.
  • The declaration of Results, Examinations, and Affiliations of schools are done online. For the conduct of examinations, the admit cards, roll numbers, and the results are also declared online.
  • All the Notifications related to the examination centers are made available online.
  • The Re-checking and Revaluation forms and results are being provided online through the School Login.
  • HPBoSE has successfully digitized its records like the Result Sheets, Gazettes etc. The Digital Records have helped various Departments/Students/Stake Holders to pursue the verification process efficiently. All the Book Distribution Centers have also benefitted from the online systems of the HP Board.
  • Under the governance of the board, a Recruitment Cell has been established which takes care of the Examinations and Recruitments for different departments.
  • The HP Board Plus-Two (+2) Examination Results are declared within 25 days and Matric (10th) Examination Results are declared in the first week of May every year.
  • The Compartment Examinations are held in the month of June and the Results are declared on 30th of June so that the students with Compartment can take admission in the colleges.
  • The students can retrieve the copy of their answer sheets through filling RTI.
  • The HP Board distributes the Meritorious Awards to Students, Teachers, Schools and Principals who have given an excellent performance. They are awarded by the Honourable Chief Minister, Sh. Virbhadra Singh every year at a State Level function.
  • The Final Results of Class 12 and Class 10 are provided by a Special Team that hands over the Original Certificates to all the Schools so that the students do not have any problems in pursuing their further Education.

List of Boards Recognized by the HPBOSE

The following Boards/ Universities/ Bodies are recognized by the HP Board for the purpose of admission to higher studies:

STATE Board/University Examination Name Equivalency with Board Examination
Andhra Pradesh Board of Secondary Education, Hyderabad Andhra Pradesh / Board of Intermediate Education, Hyderabad Andhra Pradesh SSC Examination Matric/ Hr. Sec. Part-I Examination
Board of Secondary Education, Hyderabad Andhra Pradesh / Board of Intermediate Education, Hyderabad Andhra Pradesh Intermediate (Two Years) Sr. Sec. Certificate Examination
Andhra Pradesh Open School Society Government of Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad SSC Examination & Intermediate Matriculation & Sr. Sec. Certificate Examination
Assam Board of Secondary Education Assam, Guwahati HSLC (10th Class) Matriculation
Council of Hr. Sec. Examination Guwahati / Assam Higher Secondary Council Guawahati Hr. Sec. Examination Sr. Sec. Examination
Bihar Bihar School Examination Board, Sinha Lib. Road Patna / Bihar School Examination Board, Budh Marg Road Patna Secondary School Examination Matriculation
Bihar Intermediate Education Council Amarpali Bhawan, Patna / Budha Marg Patna Intermediate Exam Sr. Sec. Exam
Magadh University, Bodh Gaya Secondary Exam/Pre- University Matriculation/ Sr. Sec. PartII
Chhatisgarh Chhattisgarh Board of Secondary Education Raipur High School Examination (10th Class) Matriculation
Chhattisgarh Board of Secondary Education Raipur Higher Secondary School Certificate Examination (12th Class) Sr. Secondary School Certificate (10+2)
Chhattisgarh State Open School Raipur High School & High School Certificate Examination Matriculation & Sr. Sec. Certificate Examination
Goa Goa, Daman and Diu Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board, Alto Betim SSC & HSSC Matriculation & Sr. Sec. Certificate Examination
Gujarat Sardar Patel University, Vidya Nagar Pre-University Hr. Sec. Part II
Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda Preparatory Exam Hr. Sec. Part II
Gujrat Secondary Education Board / Gujrat Secondary & Higher Secondary Education Board Gandhi Nagar SSC Examination Matriculation & Hr. Sec. Part I
Gujrat Secondary Education Board / Gujrat Secondary & Higher Secondary Education Board Gandhi Nagar. Hr. Sec. Certificate Exam(10+2) Sr. Sec. Certificate Examination.

That’s all you need to know about HPBOSE or the HP Board.

Hope you managed to pass the HPBOSE 2017 exam with flying colors.

We wish you all the best for your future endeavors.

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