PSEB 10th Exam Pattern 2023-24 - Check Punjab Board 10th Marking Scheme, Grading System

PriyankaUpdated On: October 05, 2023 07:05 pm IST

PSEB 10th Exam Pattern 2023-24 is available on the official website. The exam pattern provides information about the marking scheme, duration of the exam, different types of questions to be asked, etc. 

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PSEB 10th Exam Pattern 2023-24 has been released on the official website at pseb.ac.in. As per the latest PSEB 10th Exam Pattern 2023-24, students will have to appear for 8 subjects out of which it is mandatory to pass in 6 subjects from Group-A and compulsory to appear in 2 subjects of Group B. A total weightage of 650 marks has been allotted to PSEB 10th Exam 2024and students will have to score a minimum of 33% marks in total of theory, practical, and INA. In theory of each subject, students will have to obtain a minimum of 25%. 

Each subject carries a weighted average of 100 marks, of which 80 pertain to theory and the remaining 20 to practical and internal assessments. However, the examination for Punjabi or Punjab History and Culture consists of two parts, Paper A and Paper B, each of which has a total weight of 75 marks, of which 65 are for theory and 10 are for practical and internal assessments. The exam time is 3 hours for all the subjects. Based on the PSEB 10th exam pattern, the subjects to be studied in class 10 are Punjabi/Punjab History and Culture, English, Hindi, Mathematics, Science, Social Science, Health Education, Computer Science as well as the elective subjects. Students are advised to go through the PSEB 10th Syllabus 2023-24 which has already been released. The PSEB class 10th exams will be conducted from March 2024 in pen and paper format. Read the article below to know more about PSEB 10th exam pattern 2024. 

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PSEB 10th Exam Pattern 2023-24: Highlights

The Punjab School Education Board (PSEB) will administer the boards in a single format. The PSEB class 10 question paper pattern for 2024 for all Class 12 topics has been made available by the Punjab Board on the official website. The Punjab Board Matric Blueprint 2024 includes information about the scoring system, exam length, sorts of questions, and more. For more information about PSEB board 10th exam pattern 2024.  students are advised to go through the article below. 

Board name

Punjab School Education Board

Exam name 

PSEB 10th Exam 2024

Category

PSEB 10th Passing Marks 2024

Official website

www.pseb.ac.in

PSEB 10th Exam Pattern 2023-24

Exam anxiety is decreased and students feel more confident before the exam thanks to the exam pattern that is provided here, which gives students a clear idea of the original PSEB 10th Question Paper 2024. Students are also advised to check and practise the PSEB 10th Previous Year Question Paper. The detailed subject-wise PSEB 10th Exam Pattern 2024 is added below.

Subject

Theory

Practicals

INA

Total Marks

Punjabi or Punjab History and Culture

Punjabi -A

65

-

10

75

Punjabi -B

65

-

10

75

Punjab History and culture - A

65

-

10

75

Punjab History and culture - B

65

-

10

75

English

80

-

20

100

Hindi

80

-

20

100

Maths

80

-

20

100

Science

80

-

20

100

Social Science

80

-

20

100

PSEB 10th Exam Pattern 2023-24: List of Subjects

Each student will have to appear for a total of 8 subjects out of which it is compulsory to pass all the subjects from Group A. Group A subjects includes:

  • Social Science
  • Punjabi – A & B or Punjab History and culture – A & B
  • English
  • Hindi or Urdu
  • Mathematics
  • Science

The first language option for students can be either Punjabi or Punjab History and Culture.

The following are the subjects from Group B. This will include elective subjects, NSQW and prevocational subjects: 

Computer Science

-

Elective Subjects

Urdu Elective, Sanskrit, French, German, Agriculture, Home-Science, Cutting and Tailoring, Mech. Drawing and Painting, Music (Vocal), Music (Tabla), Music (Instrumental), Health and Physical Education

NSQF (National Skill Qualification Framework)

Retail, Automobile, Health Care, Information Technology/Information Technology Enable Services, Security, Beauty and Wellness, Travel and Tourism, Physical Education and Sports, Construction, Agriculture, Apparel

Pre-Vocational Subjects

Computer Science, Rep & Maint of HHEA, Electronic and Technology, Rep & Maint of Farm Machinery, Knitting (Hand and Machine), Engg Drafting and Duplicating, Food Preservation, Manufacturing of Leather Goods.

PSEB 10th Exam Pattern 2023-24: Passing Marks

For the PSEB 10th result 2024, all students must receive at least 33% in each subject, including theory and practical. Below are the subject-specific PSEB Class 10th Passing Marks for Theory and Practical for 2024.

PSEB 10th Passing Marks 2024 for Theory

Subjects

Maximum marks

Passing marks

Punjabi

75

24

Hindi/Urdu

75

24

English

80

26

Math

80

26

Science

80

26

Social science

80

26

Pre- Vocational

80

26

PSEB 10th Passing Marks 2024 for Practical and CCE

Subjects

Practical/CCE Maximum marks

Practical/CCE Passing marks

English

20

06

Hindi 

20

06

Math

20

06

Science

20

06

Social science

20

06

PSEB 10th Exam Pattern 2023-24: Grading System 

Punjab Board Grading System 2024 is a seven-point-scale grading system, with the highest grade as 'A1' while the lowest being 'D'. This Grading System helps the Punjab Board to examine the grades of the students in correlation with the marks scored by them in the Board examination. The tabulated arrangement given below represents the Punjab Board Grading System 2024.

MARKS

GRADE POINTS

GRADE

91-100

10

A+

81-90

9

A

71-80

8

B+

61-70

7

B

51-60

6

C+

41-50

5

C

00-40

4

D

PSEB 10th Exam Pattern 2023-24: Preparation Tips

Students studying for the PSEB 10th board exams 2024 can review the subject-by-subject preparation advice here. In March/April 2024, the Punjab Board of School Education (PSEB) will hold the PSEB 10th Board exam. To achieve excellent marks on the class 10th board exam, students must be familiar with the PSEB 10th Preparation Tips 2024 and methods. The presentation of the paper is crucial, and students must approach the exam in a way that not only benefits the examiner but also makes it clear and simple to read. Here are some straightforward and practical Punjab Board 10th preparation tips and tactics. Students can use these study ideas to get ready for their board examinations and ace them. 

  • Establish a schedule and a regimen to wisely study each subject.
  • Use formulas, diagrams, flowcharts, and regular note-taking. You can utilise these for revision.
  • To learn the types of questions and the weighting of each subject in the board exam, practise with Punjab Board 10th grade sample papers and Punjab Class 10 previous years' practise papers.
  • It's crucial to unwind and take pauses when studying. Include some time for meditation, walks, your favourite movie, singing or dancing, as well as some time doing inside or outdoor games. Your body and mind will feel less stressed as a result, allowing you to confidently 
Keep yourself updated with every detail on Punjab Board class 10 exam 2024 from the pages of CollegeDekho.

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