Bengaluru, May 19, 2022: The Karnataka Secondary Education Examination Board (KSEEB) released the results of this year’s Secondary School Leaving Certificate (SSLC) or Class 10 examination on Thursday, May 19. As per the announced results this year pass percentage is 85.63 per cent, the highest in past 10 years and 145 kids got 100 per cent marks. This year also girls have performed better that the boys in the exam. This year, 90.29 per cent girls cleared the exams, while 81.30 boys passed the exams. Candidates can check the KSEEB Class 10 exam 2022 result online at sslc.karnataka.gov.in and karresults.nic.in.
The state minister of Primary and Secondary Education, BC Nagesh, has also released a merit list on May 19. This year of the total 8,53,436 students, who took the exams, 7,30,881 have been promoted.
Overall 71.8 percent of Karnataka board SSLC students passed in 2020. In 2019, the overall pass percentage was 73.7 percent. Students are required to obtain a minimum of 35 percent in order to pass the SSLC Class 10 examination 2022. They must obtain the minimum passing grades in all individual disciplines.
The SSLC exam results of last year were released in August. 99.9 per cent of students passed the Class 10 exam and only one female student failed as she appeared for the exam in the wrong test centre. Since the Karnataka Board did not publish the merit list, there were no top scorers in the SSLC exam last year. As per KSEEB, 157 students received 625 out of 625, 289 students received 623 marks, and 43 students received 622 marks.
The Karnataka board (KSEEB) has also activated a helpline number to address students’ anxiety. Students who are feeling low, distressed, anxious, depressed or scared are encouraged to call the mental health helpline at 080-46110007, an official statement said.