CBSE 10th Result 2018: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is expected to declare the CBSE 10th Result 2018 on May 30. The result will be declared on the board’s official website- Earlier, CBSE Class 10th Result 2018 was to be declared alongside CBSE Class 12th Result 2018. Also Read - WBBSE Class 10 Board Exams 2021: BIG News Students Must Know

The CBSE Class 10 exam 2018 were held from March 5 till April 4, 2018 while the CBSE Class 12 exam was held between March 5 to April 13, 2018. Also Read - CBSE Class X, XII Board Exams 2021 to be Held in Feb-March, Students Likely to Get More Gaps Than Last Year: Top Official

In a notification issued on February 2018, the CBSE decided to relax mandatory separate pass marks for Class 10 students. The board decided to exempt Class 10 students from mandatory separate pass criteria in the subjects having a component of 20 marks internal assessment and Board examination of 80 marks. According to revised changes, the students need to score overall 33 per cent to clear the exam. The CBSE said that the decision was being taken for the current batch as they are coming from a different assessment background, mentioned Zee News. Also Read - Odisha To Conduct 10th 12th Board Exams 2021 in Offline Mode, Confirms Education Minister

The CBSE notification reads as below:

a. That, the current batch i.e. the batch of class I which is taking class I Examination in 2018 with 5 main subjects (having 20 marks as internal assessment component as per scheme of studies) may be exempted from the mandatory separate pass criteria in the subjects having component of 20 marks internal assessment and Board examination of 80 marks. They need to secure overall 33% (both taken together) in the subject to be able to pass that subject.

b. That, the candidates in current batch appearing in 2018 class X examination and having additional subjects as 6th or -ith may also be exempted from mandatory separate pass criteria norms in the subjects provided the additional subjects comprises of internal assessment of 20 marks and Board Examination of 80 marks.

c. That, in case of students under NSQF scheme, this rule about passing in the subjects will also apply for the 5 major subjects (two languages and Science, Mathematics and Social Science). The provision of replacement of subjects extended to NSQF students for the failed subjects (out of three subjects i.e. Science, Mathematics and Social Science by the Vocational subject passed by the candidate under NSQF) would continue to apply as notified vide Notification dated 09/03/2017. However, for the vocational subjects listed in Annexure I (CBSE Notification 09/0312017)7 there will be no exemption from the separate pass criteria as the iinternal assessment component of these subjects comprises of 50 marks. In these subjects, mandatory separate pass criteria of securing 33% both hi int:minal as well as Board examination shall apply.

d. Mandatory separate passing criteria both in Internal Assessment and Board examination will continue to apply for the subjects Notified in Annexure I of the CBSE Notification 31/01/2017 except the language subjects since modalities for Additional language subjects remain same as defined for Language I and 2. In case of language offered as 6th Additional subject, the separate mandatory passing criteria will not be applicable and the candidates need to secure overall 33% (both taken together) to be able to pass in that language subject offered as additional 6th subject.