Maharashtra scholarship result 2017 has been announced by MSCE Pune at www.puppss.in for 5th and 8th standard examinations. The Maharashtra State Council of Examinations (MSCE) Pune had announced last year that there will be no mention of ‘Pass’ or ‘Fail’ on the students’ marks sheets. In the marks sheets, only the status of eligibility will be mentioned as Eligible or Ineligible. Also, the minimum passing score was raised from previous 35 percent to 40 percent.
The scholarship exam was conducted on February 26 for Pre-Upper Primary Scholarship (PUP) – Class 5 and Pre Secondary Scholarship (PSS) – Class 8. MSCE Pune had modified the syllabi of the scholarship exam and the application-based questions formed the major portion of the test. The scholarship exam comprised of two papers of 150 marks each, earlier the students had to take three papers of 100 marks. The students scoring more than 40 percent marks in the exam will be eligible for scholarships.
MSCE Pune had earlier published the answer keys of the scholarship exam at its official website www.mscepune.in. Around 9 lakh students had appeared for the scholarship exam in February. To check MSCE Scholarship result, the students can visit any of the following official web portals: www.mscepune.in or puppss.in. After opening the result link, one will have to select the exam type and enter the seat number and mother name.
Scholarship exam result 2017- check here.
For any queries, the students can reach out to the help desk at following numbers (from 10 am to 6 pm):
PUP (Class 5) – 7720059005 and email at firstname.lastname@example.org
PSS (Class 8) – 8380089005 and email at email@example.com
The official websites are functioning well and there won’t be any problem in checking scholarship results. Full report here.