The Punjab Boards Committee of Chairpersons , in its meeting held on 13th September 2021 vide table agenda item No. 2 , keeping in view the direction issued by Federal Minister for Education and Professional Training in the meeting of Inter Provincial Education Minister’s Committee ( IPEMC ) , the house unanimously approved the following proposals for incorporation in the notified Examination and Promotion Policy 2021 subject to approval by Provincial cabinet . .
- Marks obtained in theory papers of Elective Subjects will be used to calculate percentage for award of marks in Compulsory Subjects . Up to 5 % additional marks shall be awarded proportionate to ” granted average marks ” in Compulsory Subjects to the candidates of SSC and HSSC ( Part 1 & II ) .
- In the light of directions by Federal Minister for Education & Professional Training it was decided that ” To facilitate the students , all those who fall in any subject , will be given 33 % marks for the purpose of computing averages ” .
- The candidates of SSC and HSSC Part – II ( Annual ) Examinations 2021 , who were absent in the examinations or who do not accept the award of 33 % passing marks in failed subject ( s ) , as announced by the Federal Minister for Federal Education and Professional Training , may appear in a Special Examination to be held in November 2021 , Such candidates shall be required to declare in writing their option to appear in the Special Examination within 15 days of the declaration of results .
- The candidates of SSC and HSSC ( Part – I ) , at the time of declaration of their result , shall be given 30 days time period to decide if they want to retain their score or they want to opt for Composite Examination in the.