Bihar School Examination Board: News

30 Aug 2023

Nitish Kumar

Bihar: Education Department cuts school festive holidays, BJP reacts

The Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) has reportedly revised the holiday calendar for government schools, reducing festive holidays from 23 to 11 days between September to December.

08 Jan 2021


Bihar: 22 school students who tested COVID-positive now test negative

All 22 students at a Bihar school who had tested positive for COVID-19 earlier on Friday have now tested negative, an official told the news agency ANI.

27 Jun 2018


Bihar Class-10: All four toppers are girls from one school

The Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) declared results of the Class-10 exams yesterday.

26 Jun 2018


Bihar Class 10: Prerna Raj tops, 18.77% rise in pass-percentage

The Bihar school board (BSEB) has declared the results of its Class-10 examination on its website.

24 Jun 2018


Bihar: 42,000 Class-10 answer sheets seized from scrap dealer

Bihar Police on Saturday seized 42,000 answer sheets of Class-10 students, which had mysteriously gone missing from a government-run school, and arrested a scrap dealer.

09 Jun 2018


Facing students' protest, Bihar Board allows scrutiny of inter answer-sheets

After witnessing students' protests over alleged discrepancies in mark sheets of Intermediate examinees, the Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) today said an opportunity was being provided to aggrieved candidates for scrutiny of their answer-sheets till June 16.

31 Mar 2018


2016 Bihar toppers scam: ED attaches assets of main accused

The ED today said it has attached assets worth Rs. 4.53cr, including 29 plots and deposits in ten bank accounts, of the main accused in the 2016 Bihar topper scam.

19 Feb 2018


'Wear flip-flops': Bihar Board's direction to students to check cheating

Days after expelling over 1,000 Class 12 students for cheating in the Bihar Board Intermediate Examinations, the state School Examination Board (BSEB) has now passed new directions for Class 10 students.

17 Feb 2018


Over 1,000 students expelled in Bihar for mass cheating

Over 1,000 students were expelled in Bihar after reports of mass cheating in the Class 12 board examinations emerged.

24 Jan 2018


BHU mandates Aadhaar for admissions into UG, PG courses

On one side, the SC is hearing petitions challenging the constitutionality of Aadhaar. On another, more and more agencies, including educational institutes, are demanding it for different schemes.

17 Dec 2017


Bihar university student 'passes' Psychology exam after appearing for English

In a bizarre incident, a student of the Bhim Rao Ambedkar Bihar University (BRABU) has received his marksheet for the BA Part-1 examination in Psychology Honors.

09 Dec 2017


Now week-long helpline for Class 10, 12 Bihar board students

To better help Class 10 and 12 students adapt to the changes in exam pattern, the Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) has decided to provide them a tele-counselling facility.

30 Nov 2017


Bihar board to have 50% objective questions from 2018

Infamous for rampant malpractices, poor evaluation and shoddy management, Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) decided earlier this month to reform its examination pattern.

23 Oct 2017


Bihar education board under scanner for flunking student wrongly

Bihar's education board is under scrutiny once more for incompetence and malpractices.

23 Sep 2017


Bihar TET exams set new low: Only 17% clear test

Throwing more light on Bihar's abysmal record in education, only 17% candidates managed to clear the Teachers' Eligibility Test (TET) examination.

04 Sep 2017


Bihar: Aadhaar to be made mandatory for examinations following topper-fraud

Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) is going to make Aadhaar number or any other valid ID's number mandatory for filling up matriculation and intermediate examination forms from 2018.

27 Jun 2017


Scam-hit Bihar board flies in toppers for 'physical verification'

After two consecutive years of being left red-faced over its fraud "toppers", the Bihar School Examination Board made doubly sure the rank-holders in the 2017 Class X exams were genuine.

22 Jun 2017


Bihar Class X results: Only half the students pass

The Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) declared results for Class X board exams today.

01 Jun 2017


Two students kill themselves after Bihar Class XII results

At least two girls, who appeared for Class XII exams under the Bihar School Examination Board, killed themselves after results were declared.

31 May 2017


Bihar- Class XII pass percentage drops 32% after major embarrassment

A year after a major results scam embarrassed the Bihar School Examination Board, a mere one-third of 12.4 lakh students who appeared for their Class XII exams passed this time.

25 Nov 2016


56 schools and colleges lose affiliation to BSEB

56 intermediate colleges and schools lost affiliation to the Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) due to lack of infrastructure, teaching and non-teaching faculty and alleged involvement in illegal practices.