Importance of Class 12 Marks in Student’s Life

Class 12 results are essential for any student to get admission in prestigious colleges. To get admission in a good college or university Class 12 marks forms a base and even all universities all over India consider the Board exam marks basic qualification to admit the students. Class 12 board exam marks are not considered as a plus point for those students who want to pursue their career in the field of medicine and healthcare. For them, special entrance exams are conducted and according to the percentile scored in this exam students are given admission.  

The result of Class 12 also acts as a deciding step for the future career of students. Even to pursue higher studies abroad, many prestigious colleges and universities rely on Class 12 marks while granting admission to the students. Students who are planning to apply for a scholarship need to show exceptional performance in the board exams, without which scholarships are difficult to win.

Even to pursue a Masters in India or MBA in a top institute, 12th board marks will weigh heavily on admission decisions. Placement decisions are also taken based on the marks acquired during 12th grade. Here, in this article, we have discussed a few things in which Class 12 marks for CBSE, ICSE or any other State Boards like MP Board are important in shaping the future.

Why Class 12 Marks Importance For Students?

  • Scoring well in the Class 12 exam will help in boosting students’ confidence and strengthen their belief. In various governments as well as private institutions based on Class 12 marks, students can opt for scholarships and fee waiver schemes. It will reduce the financial burden of parents as the process of admission for graduation courses costs a hefty amount.
  • Students who want to pursue their career in MBA and aim to get into top colleges like IIM’s then they should work hard on their academics. To get into IIM, students should prepare for the Common Admission Exam (CAT), organised by the institute to select students for their institute. In some rare cases, many candidates score the same marks. In this case, Class 12 marks are considered and given priority while giving admission to an eligible student.
  • For JEE aspirants, Class 12 marks are very crucial to get admission in colleges other than IIT’s. Even for IIT aspirants, Class 12 marks have significance since they demand top 20 percentile in boards or min 75% in boards.
  • Students who aim to get into government job or planning to give the UPSC Civil Service Exam and want to become an IAS, IPS or IFS officer, board exam marks proved to be a blessing in disguise.

Students can go through the points mentioned above and understand why students should take their Class 12 exam seriously. In comparison to the Class 10 exam, the degree of complexity of the Class 12 exam is higher. Students who are preparing for their Class 12 exam of CBSE, ICSE, or any other State Board such as MP Board 12th are expected to handle the dual pressure of both board and competitive exams.

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