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Tamil Nadu 10th result 2018

PUBLISH DATE 23rd May 2018

The Directorate of Government Examinations (DGE) Tamil Nadu declared the Senior School Leaving Certificate (SSLC) or Class 10 examination result today at tnresults.nic.in.

The results is now available online on the official website tnresults.nic.in. The pass percentage of girls is 96.4% and that of boys is 92.5% with overall pass percentage being 94.5 %.

  • The Tamil Nadu SSLC exams were conducted from March 16 and April 20, 2018

  • Nearly 10 lakh students from Tamil Nadu and Puducherry appeared for the SSLC board exams this year

Tamil Nadu 10th Result: Here’s how to check

1) Visit the official website for Tamil Nadu results at tnresults.nic.in

2) Enter your registration number and date of birth

3) Click on ‘Get Marks’

4) View your result and take a print out




  • A total of 10,01,140 students appeared for the exam this year which is a drop from last year's 10.25 lakh students who took up the exam last year. The numbers have been dropping year by year.

Subject-wise pass percentage

Language - 96.42
English - 96.50
Maths - 96.18
Science - 98.47
Social science - 96.47

Top three districts - percentage wise

  1. Sivagangai - 98.5%

  2. Erode - 98.38%

  3. Virudhunagar - 98.29%

  • SSLC 10th result performance analysis



  • Chennai district improves overall pass percentage from 93.8 last year to 94.2 this year

  • Students can either collect the provisional mark sheet from their respective schools or download it from - dge.tn.gov.in

  • The students will get their provisional mark sheets on May 28

  • Out of nearly 10 lakh students who attended SSLC exam this year, about 2.6 lakh have scored more than 400 out of 500

  • Overall TN SSLC pass percentage rises by 0.1% compared to previous year

  • Those who did not clear the tests can appear for a supplementary exam that would be held on July 28

  • The cost of re-totalling applications is Rs 205-305

  • Students can apply for re-totalling of their scores from May 24 to 26 at their respective schools

  • The TN SSLC results will also be sent to registered mobile numbers of students or parents through SMS soon before 10 am