Maharashtra HSC Board | HSC Maharashtra Study Materials

The Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (MSBSHSE) is responsible for formulating syllabus, curriculum and other academic related policies for both the SSC and HSC exams. Now, HSC Maharashtra is a very crucial year, which lays the foundation for higher classes. Acing the exams requires preparation by the students. Hence, to help the students perform well in the board exams, here we have compiled the HSC Maharashtra resources and study materials.

Referring through these 12th Maharashtra Board reference materials is the best way to gauge one’s self performance and plan for their studies accordingly for the board exams.

The HSC Board:

The Maharashtra State HSC Board is responsible for conducting the Higher Secondary Examinations for the students, who have successfully cleared their Secondary School Certificate (SSC) Exam.

The students enrolled in the Maharashtra HSC Board will have to write the MSBSHSE HSC or MSBSHSE Class 12. The HSC Maharashtra conducts the exam for streams such as Arts, Science, Commerce, and Minimum Competency Vocational Course (MCVC) streams. Nearly 1.5 million students from all across Maharashtra appear for the exams every year.

Maharashtra HSC Board Year-wise Comparison:

  • Total Number of Students:

The number of students appeared for the HSC Maharashtra exam has increased a lot over the past few years. Though in 2015, the number of students dropped by a significant number, 2020 has shown an exponential increase in the number of enrolled students. Here is a comparison of the student enrolments over the last few years.

YearNo.of Students
201413.3 lakhs
201512.37 lakhs
201614 lakhs
201714.3 lakhs
201814.16 lakhs
201914.13 lakhs
202015.75 lakhs

 No. of Students Appeared for MSBSHSE HSC Exams

  • Overall passing Percent:

The passing percent of Maharashtra State HSC exam has always been high over the recent years. Though the percent reduced slightly in 2016, it again increased significantly in 2020.  The current pass percentage for 2020 is at 90.66%.

In the year 2020 a total number of 15,84,264 students registered from the various streams. Here is a comparison of the passing percentage for reference.


The performance of the students in HSC exam is remarkable with excellent passing percent every year. It is a noteworthy mention that in 2020, the passing percentage of boys is 88.04%, while that of girls is 93.88%.

Maharashtra HSC Board Exam and Results

The Pune headquartered Maharashtra board or MSBSHSE always brings significant changes in the curriculum and syllabus of the students to make learning more effective. The board conducts the HSC Exams for the four streams like Arts, Science, Commerce, and Minimum Competency Vocational Course (MCVC).

The results of the Maharashtra HSC board generally will be announced in a couple of months, and the same can be found on the official website of MSBSHSE. The result includes the marks in each subject, overall marks, percentage/CGPA besides candidates’ details and qualifying status. Visit MSBSHSE results to know more.

Steps to check Maharashtra State Board 2020 results:

Step 1: Go to Maharashtra State Board’s official website

Step 2: Click on the link- Maharashtra HSC Result 2018.

Step 3: Enter details like roll number etc.

Step 4: Click on submit

Step 5: Your results appear and you can save by downloading it

Step 6: Make sure to take a print of it to use it for future reference

Students can access the resources to prepare for the HSC Board Exams from the links given in the table below:

HSC Maharashtra Exam Resources

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