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The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Tuesday released the date sheet for the 10th and 12th board examinations. The date sheet has already arrived three months before the exams so that students can prepare accordingly. The 10th and 12th examinations will start from May 4. The 10th examinations will run till 7 June, while the 12th exams will run till 11 June.
Two and a half month delay in examinations, but this time the schedule shortened
CBSE examinations are starting this time with a delay of about two and a half months. Last year, it started from 15 February. 2020 had a 45-day schedule. In 2021 it has been reduced to 39 days. This time, 30 lakh students can appear in CBSE board examinations.
Practical exam of both the classes will start from March 1. At the same time, the result will be released by 15 July. The education minister announced the dates of CBSE’s 10th and 12th board exams in a live webinar on 31 December. Today the date sheet has been issued, ie it has been told that on which date the paper will be.
12th exams in two shifts
The CBSE has said that to finish the exam in less days, the exams of class 12 will be in two shifts. In the second shift, subjects will not be tested, which are not taught in CBSE schools located abroad. The first shift will have papers from 10:30 am to 1:30 pm and the second shift from 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm. Answer book will be distributed between 10 am and 10:15 pm in morning shift and between 2 pm and 2:15 pm in afternoon shift. After this, you will get 15 minutes to read the question paper.
Multiple choice questions will be more
The exam will have 33% internal choice questions. This time MCQ i.e. Multiple Choice Question will be asked more in the exam. The Ministry of Education had issued a notice to increase the number of such questions by 10% every year in the 10th and 12th examinations.
The 10th paper will start with language on 4 May. The last paper will be of computer applications on 7 June. The 12th papers will also start with the English paper on 4 May. The exam will end on 11 June with subjects such as entrepreneurship, biotechnology, library science, beauty and wellness and agriculture.
10th Date Sheet
12th date sheet
How to download datesheet from official website