The Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education will start the class 12 board examination application process from October 3, 2019. As per media reports, the students from the Arts, Science, and Commerce streams can fill the class 12 application forms from October 3, 2019. The last date to submit the online application form is October 23, 2019.
Students of the HSC vocational stream can, however, fill the class 12 board applications from October 24 to 31, 2019. The Junior Colleges will have to deposit the registration fee of the students between November 1 to 18, 019 along with the pre-list of the students.
After noting that the students put their primary focus on the mock question papers provided, the board has decided that his year it will not be providing mock question papers before the examination. Although there is no noted change in the syllabus and curriculum followed this year, the evaluation pattern for the examination has been changed.
Ashok Bhosale, secretary of the board has stated that the language papers earlier were out of 100 marks which have now been brought down to 80 marks. Bhosale also said that the revised question paper pattern will be released by the board soon.
The Maharashtra Board recently launched an independent website and android app for the monthly Marathi magazine, Shikshan Sankraman which is an academic magazine launched on digital platforms to serve the needs of students, teachers, and parents equally.