Manipur COHSEM 2019 Class XII results Out
Education Minister of Manipur, Thokchom Radheshyam Singh on May 8, 2019 declared the results of Class XII examinations held by the Council of Higher Secondary Education Manipur (COHSEM), as per IE report. The result is available at the official website, cohsem.nic.in. The total pass percentage this year is 73.83% with the Noney district getting the highest number with 92.19 pass percentage followed by Thoubal with 83.14%. girls also outshone boys with a pass percentage of 77.41% against 70.14% boys passing the Class XII Board examination, noted the report. A total of 28,649 students appeared in the Manipur board Class XII examination of which seven were expelled for using unfair means. There are two toppers in science stream — Micheal Atom and Laishram Librada Singh. In commerce, Gurumayum Roberto Sharma topped the examination and Oinam Barlin Meitei in arts stream, said the report.
Officially declaring the results at COHSEM office in Imphal, Th. Radeshyam said the government schools and colleges this time have given a promising result when compared to previous years. This time, the pass percentage of government-run schools and colleges is 61.96 per cent witnessing an increase of nearly 12% against the pass percentage of 2017 which is 50.33%. Moreover, students from government institution have also made it in the toppers list of both commerce and arts stream except for science. “This is good news for the government”, said the Radeshyam. As usual, private schools outshone government institution with a pass percentage of 78.64% against its previous number 72.68%. The education minister has attributed encouraging results to the ‘tireless’ efforts of all stakeholders including his staffs, parents of the students and the media.
The Council of Higher Secondary Education, Manipur was established in the year 1992 under the provisions of the Manipur Higher Secondary Act, 1992 ( Manipur Act 4 of 1992). Prior to the establishment of the Council, the +2 courses in the state were conducted by the Board of Secondary Education, Manipur as Higher Secondary School Leaving Certificate course in the Higher Secondary Schools and Pre-University course by the Manipur University in the College. But, with the setting up of the Council the +2 courses of the Board of Secondary Education, Manipur and Manipur University were taken over and amalgamated into Higher Secondary course under the Council of Higher Secondary Education, Manipur. The Council conducted the Higher Secondary Examination, 1993 as its first public examination in the state.
The role of the Council is to streamline+2 education in the state of Manipur with a view to train and nurture capable individuals of the state’s human resources at par with the national level as well as international level so that they may become a perfect global citizen of the new world order. The Council’s main functions are Curriculum development, preparation and printing of Text Books, development of Evaluation Techniques and Examination reforms and conduct of both the Class XI and Higher Secondary Examinations after completion of courses of studies of Class XI and Class XII in the state.