NEB Grade SLC Grade Requirement in NEB

SLC (School Leaving Certificate) examination has now been officially transformed into SEE (Secondary Education Examination). Grade 11 and Grade 12 have also been brought into secondary level education. Recently, NEB (National Examination Board) came up with a grading system for SLC examination. The grades students shall obtain in the examination in grade 10 will determine their eligibility on different subjects. This is also called NEB Grade requirement for being eligible for higher studies. For every subject, there is a certain SLC Grade Requirement in NEB.


Initially, lots of confusions arose associated with a grading system. There were also some concerns on the control and determination of the grades. Students, teachers and parents were confused regarding minimum requirements for enrolling in Grade 11. NEB grade requirement is given below. There are different NEB grade requirement for different field of study.

Addressing the confusion, then HSEB (Higher Secondary Education Board) now also known as NEB (National Examination Board) came up with the summary of the NEB grade requirements.


NEB Grade requirement for admission

Here is the SLC Grade Requirement to be eligible to join NEB.

S. NoGrade XI SubjectsMinimum GPAMinimum “C+” Required SubjectsMinimum “C” Required SubjectsMinimum “D+” Required Subjects
1Science Subject Group

Physics,

Chemistry,

Biology/

Mathematics/

Computer Science/

Agriculture

2Science and MathEnglishSocial and Nepali
2Vocational Subject Group

Animal Science/

Plant Science/

Electrical Engineering/

Civil Engineering/

Computer Engineering

1.6Science, Mathematics and EnglishSocial and Nepali
3Mathematics/

Accountancy/

Economics/

Computer Science/

Teaching Mathematics/

Elements of Finance/

Jyotish/

Business Mathematics/

Co-operative Management/

Business Studies/

Geography/

Psychology

1.6MathematicsEnglish, Nepali, Social and Science
4Physics Education/

Chemistry Education/

Biology Education/

Teaching Science

1.6Science and MathEnglish, Nepali and Social
5English/

Alternative English/

Teaching/

Linguistics

1.6English, Science and MathNepali and Social
6Mass Communication/

Hotel Management/

Travel and Tourism

1.6EnglishNepali and Social
7Nepali, Teaching Nepali1.6NepaliEnglish and Social
8Political Science/

History/

Culture/

Home Science/

Sociology/

Philosophy/

Library and Information Science

1.6NepaliEnglish and Social
9Introduction to Education/

Instructional Pedagogy/

Health and Physical Education/

Population Studies/

Environment Education

1.6EPHNepali, English and Science
10Human Value Education/

General Law/

Sanskrit Byakaran/

Sahitya/

Nyaya/

Veda/

Niti Shastra/

Boudha Education/

Law

1.6Nepali, English and Social
11Maithali/

Hindi/

Newari/

French/

Japanese/

Urdu/

German/

Chinese and other languages

1.6English
12Dance/

Music/

Sculpture/

Painting/

Applied Arts/

Sport and others

1.6English
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NEB Grade requirement

SLC Grade make you choose the field you want to study

For any subject group, the students want to study, he/she requires minimum GPA of 1.6 and Grade as defined in the table above. However, for Science Subject Groups, the minimum GPA requirement is 2. Grade requirement in NEB suggests that minimum “C+” is required in Science and Math, minimum “C” in English and similarly, “D+” is needed in Social and Nepali. The grade requirements explained in the table above has been cited by the National Examination Board in their official resources too.

As described in the SLC Grade Requirement in NEB, one fulfilling all grade requirements but still failing to meet minimum GPA becomes ineligible to enrol in Grade 11. With the introduction of Grading System, the examination governing body has also introduced a system where a student shall be able to re-attempt the exam. Should a student feel like, he can improve the grade; he can re-appear in the examination for the specific subject.




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