In 2017, the Maharashtra State Board of Secondary Higher Secondary Education (MSBSHSE) issued a circular making it mandatory for students to provide their Aadhaar card number while filling online board examination forms. Maharashtra Education Minister declated that going forward, Aadhaar card will be a mandatory thing for SSC and HSC students. Aadhaar Card is now compulsory for 10th, 12th class board exams.
10th , 12th class students have to submit Aadhaar card info to fill online exam forms
Though the minister clarified that no student will be stopped from filling the online board examination form or to appear for the examination this year. If students don’t have the Aadhaar number right now, they will have to give an undertaking that they will provide the Aadhaar card before board examination results.
As per reports it has been stated that most students fail in 9th standard and while few others don’t appear for board examination, some appear privately. So in order to track whether those students, the government wanted Aadhaar card number of all the students appearing for SSC and HSC 10th, 12th class Maharashtra board examination.
Aadhaar Card is now compulsory for 10th, 12th class board exams:
They also said that Aadhaar card number will provide different concessions to the students in their education after the HSC exam and government of Maharashtra can use it in result sheet to display birth place of student. Aadhaar card is not made compulsory to use as a living/address proof but if students wish then they could use it for same. Aadhaar Card is now compulsory for 10th, 12th class board exams.
Though Aadhaar card is made mandatory still students can relief as they will not be stopped from applying for 10th, 12th class examination. Ans same instructions are being forwarded to all teachers and principals of all schools and colleges. No student will be in a trouble if they do not have Aadhar card number. But Aadhaar card will be restrictly mandatory for all education related things says Shakuntala Kale, director member of state board.
10th class online form fill-up timetable
Students have to consider these dates of 10th class online form fill-up timetable. Students need to fill up their forms before these dates.
Fee type | Last date to fill online form by schools | Last date to fill money to bank by invoice
Regular fee | Last date 6th November | 7 to 14 November
Delayed fee | 7 to 14 November | 15 to 21 November