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CBSE Passing Marks for Class 10th & 12th 2022 (Subject Wise): Theory, Practical, Maximum Marks, Minimum Marks

Pratyush Roy
Pratyush RoyUpdated On: July 22, 2022 10:31 am IST

CBSE Class 10 and 12 Results have been declared. The students can check the grading system followed by the Board, Minimum Passing Marks, Marking Scheme and other such details.

CBSE Minimum Marks for Pass

The minimum marks required to pass the CBSE board examinations of class 10 and class 12 is an important piece of information that every student must be aware of. As the CBSE 2022 Board examinations have come to an end, it is crucial for students to be well acquainted with the minimum marks required to pass the theoretical, Practicals, Projects, and Internal Assessment separately for CBSE Class 10th and 12th.In the aricle given below, we have descriptively discussed the minimum passing marks required to clear the CBSE class 10th and 12th exams, CBSE grading system, etc. Please read the article completely.

After the conclusion of CBSE class 10 and 12 Final exams, Students were waiting for the CBSE result 2022. The CBSE Board result for class 12 has been declared. The links given in the table below, can be used to access the CBSE Result 2022.

CBSE Class 10th Result 2022

CBSE Class 12th Result 2022

CBSE Grading System 2022

For awarding the grades, the board will put all the passed students in a rank order and will award the grades. As per the CBSE grading system, the grade “A” is the highest grade while grade “E” is the lowest. The CBSE grading system 2022 is as follows:

Grades

Grade Points

Proportion of Students

A-1

10

Top 1/8th of the passed candidates

A-2

9

Next 1/8th of the passed candidates

B-1

8

Next 1/8th of the passed candidates

B-2

7

Next 1/8th of the passed candidates

C-1

6

Next 1/8th of the passed candidates

C-2

5

Next 1/8th of the passed candidates

D-1

4

Next 1/8th of the passed candidates

D-2

C

Next 1/8th of the passed candidates

E

C

Failed candidates 

CBSE Class 10 Minimum Pass Marks (Subject Wise)

The Minimum Pass Marks for CBSE Class 10 for Board exams 2022 are as follows. 

Subject Code

Subject

Pass Marks

Total Marks

002

Hindi Course A

33

100

085

Hindi Course B

33

100

184

Urdu Course A

33

100

003

Urdu Course B

33

100

303

English Language & Lit

33

100

004

Punjabi

33

100

005

Bengali

33

100

006

Tamil

33

100

007

Telugu

33

100

008

Sindhi

33

100

009

Marathi

33

100

010

Gujarati

33

100

011

Manipuri

33

100

012

Malayalam

33

100

013

Odia

33

100

014

Assamese

33

100

015

Kannada

33

100

016

Arabic

33

100

017

Tibetian

33

100

018

French

33

100

020

German

33

100

022

Russian

33

100

023

Persian

33

100

024

Nepali

33

100

025

Limboo

33

100

026

Lepcha

33

100

089

Telugu-Telangana

33

100

092

Bodo

33

100

093

Tangkhul

33

100

094

Japanese

33

100

095

Bhutia

33

100

096

Spanish

33

100

097

Kashmiri

33

100

098

Mizo

33

100

112

Sanskrit

33

100

131

Rai

33

100

132

Gurung

33

100

133

Tamang

33

100

134

Sherpa

33

100

136

Thai

33

100

041

Mathematics Basic

33

100

241

Mathematics Standard

33

100

086

Science

33

100

087

Social Science

33

100

031

Carnatic Music (Vocal)

33

100

032

Carnatic Music Mel.Ins

33

100

033

Carnatic Music Percussion

33

100

034

Hindustani Music (Vocal)

33

100

035

Hindustani Music Mel.Ins

33

100

036

Hindustani Music Percussion

33

100

049

Painting

33

100

064

Home Science

33

100

076

NCC

33

100

165

Computer Applications

33

100

154

Elem. of Business

33

100

254

Elem.of. Booking Keeping & Accountancy

33

100

401

Retail

33

100

402

Information Technology

33

100

403

Security

33

100

404

Automotive

33

100

405

Introduction to Financial Markets

33

100

406

Introduction to Tourism

33

100

407

Beauty & Wellness

33

100

408

Agriculture

33

100

409

Food Production

33

100

410

Front Office Operations

33

100

411

Banking & Insurance

33

100

412

Marketing & Sales

33

100

413

Healthcare

33

100

414

Apparel

33

100

415

Media

33

100

416

Multi Skill Foundation Course

33

100

CBSE Class 10 2022 Passing Marks for Theory

Subjects

Maximum Marks for Theoretical Examination

Passing Marks for Theoretical Examination

Mathematics - Basic

80

27

Mathematics- Advance

80

27

Science

80

27

Social Science

80

27

English

80

27

Computer Application

30

10

Other Regional and Foreign Languages 

80

27

CBSE 10th board exam passing marks 2022 for Practicals/Internal assessment

Subjects

Maximum Marks for Internal Assessment/ Practicals

Passing Marks for Internal Assessment/ Practicals

Mathematics- Basic

20

6

Mathematics- Advanced

20

6

Science

20

6

Social Science

20

6

English

20

6

Computer Applications

70

23

Other Regional and Foreign Languages

20

6

Important information about CBSE Class 10th Passing Marks in 2022

All other regional and foreign languages will follow the same pattern as English, with a theoretical examination of 27 marks and internal assessments of 7 marks.
Some schools also offer AI and Information Technology as alternatives for class 10th students, ensuring that their CBSE passing marks are comparable to those of computer applications.
Students should keep in mind that an overall score of 33 percent on the CBSE 10th board exam is necessary in 2022. They must also achieve a combined score of 33 percent in both theory and practical/internal evaluation.

CBSE Class 12 Minimum Pass Marks (Subject Wise)

The Minimum Pass Marks for CBSE Class 12 for Board exams 2022 are as follows:

CBSE Passing marks class 12th 2022 Science – PCMB (Medical and Non-medical)

Subject

Maximum Marks for Theoretical Examination

Maximum Marks for Practical and Internal Assessments

Passing Marks for Theoretical Examination

Passing Marks for Internal Assessment/ Practicals 

Physics

70

30

23

10

Chemistry 

70

30

23

10

Mathematics

80

20

27

6

Biology

70

30

23

10

English Core

80

20

27

6

CBSE Passing Marks for Class 12 2022 Commerce

Subject

Maximum Marks for Theoretical Exam

Maximum Marks for Practicals/ Internal Assessment

Minimum Marks for Theoretical Exam

Minimum Marks for Practicals/ Internal Assessment

Business Studies

70

30

23

10

Accountancy

70

30

23

10

Economics

80

20

27

6

Maths

70

30

23

10


CBSE 12th Passing marks 2022 – Arts

Subject

Maximum Marks for Theoretical Exam

Maximum Marks for Practicals/ Internal Assessment

Minimum Marks for Theoretical Exam

Minimum Marks for Practicals/ Internal Assessment

Sociology

80

20

27

6

Political Science

80

20

27

6

Psycology 

70

30

23

10

History

80

20

27

6

CBSE Passing Marks Class 12th 2022 for other subjects

  • Other subjects in the arts stream, such as geography and biotechnology, have a 70- marks theoretical paper.
  • CBSE skill subjects which are more practical like painting, graphics, sculpture, computer application etc. are usually held for 30 marks of theory and thus, will follow relevant criteria.
  • Consider 33 percent as passing marks in CBSE when calculating other subjects.

For more informative information on CBSE Class 10 and 12 Board Examinations, keep following CollegeDekho

FAQs

How much do I need to score to pass in my Class 12 Financial Markets Management theoretical exam 2021?

To pass your Class 12 Financial Markets Management theoretical exam 2021, you must score a minimum of 19 marks. 

What happens if I fail an exam?

If you fail your CBSE Class 10 or 12 exam/s, you will be given an opportunity to appear in compartmental exams. These exams are conducted about 3-3.5 months after the board exams. For 2021, compartmental exams are likely to be conducted in the month of July 2021.

Do I need to score 33 per cent in aggregate for passing in the CBSE Class 10 exams 2021?

No, you are required to score at least 33 per cent marks individually in the theoretical exam and practical/ project of each subject.  

What score do I need to pass in CBSE 12th Physics practical exam?

To pass in Class 12 Physics practical exam, you are required to score a minimum of 6 marks out of 30.

What is the maximum marks that one can score in Class 12 Mathematics exam 2021?

The maximum marks that one can score in Class 12 Mathematics exam 2021 is 100.

If I score 33 marks in my Class 10 Maths exam, does that mean I passed the exam?

Yes, scoring 33 marks out of 100 in your CBSE Class 10 examination would imply that you have passed the test. 

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