Higher Secondary Examination (12th board examination) is a centralized examination for class 12 students in India. All the State School Education Boards, CBSE, CISCE and NIOS conduct exams during the period of March–April every year for students in their affiliated private and public schools. The number of subjects, types of examination (theoretical, practical or both) and grading methods differ among the boards and states. Clearing HSC is mandatory for pursuing higher education or undergraduate courses in India. In India, 10th board examination is referred by SSC (Secondary School Certificate) while 12th board examination is referred by SSSC (Senior Secondary School Certificate).
Career in govt jobs after 12th:-
Staff Selection Commission govt jobs:
The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) govt jobs for 12th conducts recruitment exam for the post of Stenographers Grade ‘C’ and Grade ‘D’. The eligibility criteria is:The applicant must have passed class XII or equivalent from a recognized a state or central recognized institute.The candidate must be 18-27 years.
The selection is based on the performance in the objective exam followed by a skill test. The three sections of the paper are:Reasoning (Both verbal and non verbal)English Language General Intelligence & General Awareness Comprehension
Job Profile: Though there is a common written examination for both Grade-C & D but there is a huge difference in pay scale. The pay scale for Stenographer Grade-C is in the range of Rs. 9300-34800/- with grade pay Rs. 4200/- while that of Grade D is in range of Rs.5200-20200/- with grade pay Rs. 2400/-. (Data as per sixth pay commission)
The job profile of a Stenographer includes:Speech writing Press conference briefings Assisting the minister or officer Helping in Public Relations (PR).
Indian Army govt jobs: Positions for 12th passed students are:Technical Entry Scheme (TES) and Soldiers- Male candidates Mahila Constables ,Junior Commissioned Officers .
Indian Navy govt jobs: You can apply for the following positions if you have passed 12th examination.Sailor – Senior Secondary Recruits (SSR) and Artificer Apprentice Direct entry for 3-year diploma Cadet entry in technical domain
Indian Coast Guard govt jobs: Various posts for 12th passed students are: Naviks and Yantrik Assistant Commandant Airmen in IAF in Technical and Group ‘Y ’Traders
Protective Services govt jobs: Protective services offer different positions in their various departments after 12th pass govt jobs Border Security Force (BSF), Central Reserve Police Force, Indo-Tibetan Border Police Force, Sashastra Seema Bal , Central Industrial Security Force (CISF)