New Delhi | Jagran Education Desk: The Jharkhand Academic Council (JAC) on Thursday (June 4) declared the Jharkhand board class 8th results 2020 on its official website at The exams were conducted in March before the nation-wide lockdown was imposed.

The students can check their results at official JAC website -- Apart from the official JAC website, the candidates can also check their results at, or 

According to the data released by the Jharkhand Academic Council (JAC) 91.60 per cent of the total students appeared for the exams passed in the Jharkhand board class 8 examinations. Among the 24 districts in Jharkhand, highest number of students were passed in Simdega district. The pass percentage in the district stood at 92.32 per cent.   

In the overall result, 19.62 per cent of the total students appeared for the exams, scored 80% and above (Grade A+), while 38.84% of the students scored between 60% to less than 80% (Grade A). Apart from this, 20.03 per cent students scored 45% to less than 60% (Grade B), while 11.19 per cent scored 33% to less than 45% (Grade C). 8.23 per cent of students scored less than 33% marks (Grade D). 

According to the JAC rules, the students would need to score C grade, which is 33 per cent to 45 per cent marks, to pass the examination. It is noteworthy to mention that the exam was conduct in the OMR (Optical mark recognition) format and the candidates were given 15 minutes to read the question paper.

How can I check my class 8th Jharkhand Academic Council (JAC) result 2020?

Step 1) First of all, you would need to visit the official Jharkhand Academic Council (JAC) website at

Step 2) Following this, you would need to click on the link that says ‘JAC 8th Result 2020’

Step 3) Now the candidate would need to enter their details like their roll number and other necessary details

Step 4) Your Jharkhand Academic Council (JAC) class 8th result will be displayed at your screen


Step 5) You are advised to check it and verify the result

Step 6) You are also requested to download your result and take a print out for further reference

About JAC Class 8th Result 2020: 

The Jharkhand Academic Council (JAC) class 8th 2020 exam was given by around 5.12 lakh students. The exam was conducted by the JAC board in January this year. The board was supposed to declare the result earlier in March but it got delayed after the government imposed a nationwide lockdown to control the spread of the highly contagious coronavirus across the country.

On June 2, the JAC board had declared the class 9th results. Around 4.06 lakh people had given the class 9 JAC exam. According to the JAC, 97.42 per cent of students were able to pass the exam. The board will also declare the class 10th and class 12th by July. According to reports, the board will complete the evaluation process by mid-June and declare the results in July.

Posted By: Aalok Sensharma