Allahabad: Ending the anxious wait of over a month for about 3 million students, the Uttar Pradesh Madhyamik Shiksha Parishad Saturday announced that it will declare the UP board 2015 Class 12 or Intermediate exam results on Sunday May 17, 2015.
When declared, the UP board class 12 results, declared in association with the National Informatics Centre, will be available on http://upresults.nic.in and http://upmspresults.up.nic.in/default.aspx.
Students can check the results, once they are online on May 17, by entering their examination seat number and other necessary information given on the respective fields on the above websites.
The Uttar Pradesh Board was set up in the year 1921 at Allahabad by an act of United Provinces Legislative Council. It conducted its first examination in 1923. The Board is one in India which, from the very start, had adopted 10+2 system of examination. The first public examination after 10 years education is High School Examination and after the 10+2 stage, there is Intermediate Examination. Prior to 1923, University of Allahabad was the examining body of these two examinations.
The 2015 UP board class 12 exam was conducted from Februray 19 to March 21. Around 29, 24,768 students had appeared for the exam also known as Intermediate or inter. Last year, the number was more than 31 lakh - making the board as world's largest.
Last year the class 12 results were declared on May 25, 2014. The overall pass percentage in 2014 was 92.21% - a drop of 0.47 per cent from the previous year.