The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) stands tall at the first position above other central and state boards in the country. This national-level board is backed by the government and schools affiliated to CBSE should follow the curriculum of the NCERT.
The prime focus of CBSE is on reforms in examinations and evaluation practices and skill learning by adding job-oriented and job-linked inputs. It is also responsible for prescribing conditions of examinations and conducting public examination at the end of Class 10 and Class 12 to grant qualifying certificates to successful candidates of the affiliated schools.
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has released a circular regarding the changes in the datesheet of Class 12, 2019. According to the press statement, the exam dates revised for the subjects Informatics Practice, Computer Science, Philosophy, Entrepreneurship, Human Rights and Gender Studies, Theatre Studies and Library & Info Science.
The revised exam dates for Class 12 are given below
The Board will kick-start the class 12 board exams on February 15, 2019, with vocational subjects. The exam dates are revised only for the seven subjects. The exam will be held from 10.30 am to 1.30 pm. The answer book will be issued to students at 10 am.
Apart from the revised dates, the schedule of all other class 12 subjects remains the same. In 2019 academic session, students have opted for 30,000 combinations of subjects combining both class 10 and 12.
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has released a notification regarding the introduction of Python language in the Class 12 Computer Science paper. This will come to effect from the academic year 2019 examination. CBSE had stated it has also been brought to the notice that a few schools have also continued teaching Python language in the session 2017-19.
''In order to enable the students offering Computer Science irrespective of the programming language to appear for the Class 12 examination in 2019, the CBSE will be administering, the question papers in the subject of Computer Science on the basis of 2018 having sections i.e. C++ and Python and candidates be directed to attempt any one section,'' CBSE said in the official notice.
Students have to note that they can mention the section attempted on the title page of the answer book. The Class 12 Computer Science paper will be held on March 28, 2019. The CBSE has released the Class 10 and 12 date sheet recently. The Class 12 exams will be conducted between February 15 and April 3, 2019.
Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has released the Senior School Certificate Examination 2019 (Class XII) date sheet. The class 12 examination will be held from February 15 to April 3, 2019. The Board has also revealed that the result of the examination will be declared by the first week of June 2019.
This year, students have opted for about 30,000 combinations of subjects in both the classes. CBSE has also decided to conduct the examination of skill subjects in the latter half of February 2019. The board has finalised the dates of the examination and published the same on its official website.
The practical examinations for class 12 will be held from 16 January to February 15, 2019, except in the city of Allahabad. The practical examinations in Allahabad will commence from January 1, 2019, on account of Kumbh mela celebrations. The test takers should note that the practical examinations will be conducted in two sessions in a day if the number of candidates is more than 20.
CBSE has clearly stated that the students may get sufficient time between the examination of important subjects. The board has prepared the examination schedule for class 12 by keeping in mind that the students may get more time for preparations. However, the board examination of the subjects offered by a small number of students is conducted early so that less number of schools is involved/ disturbed.
Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has released a circular regarding the assessment of project work in the subjects Hindi elective and Hindi Core at class 12 level, 2019 examination. The official notice clearly stated that the project work for 10 marks in the subjects of Hindi Core (subject code – 302) and Hindi Elective (subject code – 002) will be assessed by an external examiner.
The marks of Class 12 impact a student's academic and professional career to a great extent. Students can choose the stream depending upon their desire and eligibility to pursue undergraduate courses. Every year, CBSE conducts the examination for Class 12 between March and April. The results are declared in May/June. The board also conducts the supplementary examinations in June/July.