Main Article Content
It was a survey study that was designed to identify the opinion of the students about new pattern of examination at matric level of District Gujranwala. The related literature was collected from the college library. The information’s was also obtained from the Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education. The study was based on the opinions of the teachers and students of Gujranwala district. A questionnaire was designed and the concerned students were requested to give their responses on a three-point scale. The population of the study was the students of 10th class, who had passed the 9th class last year. 80 students, 40 students from urban and 40 students from the rural schools were selected by convenient sampling. The questionnaires were disseminated personally to ensure hundred percent return. The data thus collected was analyzed through SPSS. The results revealed that new pattern of examination has improved the performance of the students. Efforts have been done by the paper setters to cover the entire syllabi for the examination of primary and middle standard examination. The new pattern of examination has developed interest among the students towards studies. Under new pattern of examination, the students have the chance to get good marks. The division of marks of subjective questions was not satisfactory.