CBSE Syllabus for Class 10 & 12 - 2021-22

CBSE Syllabus plays a significant role to stand out in the annual academic examination. Students who are aiming to appear for the board exams in February/March are strictly recommended to explore the CBSE curriculum 2019-20 on the official website (cbse.in). Aspirants of the national entrance exam are also advised to access the curriculum of CBSE because most of the questions were asked based on CBSE syllabus. The curriculum of CBSE contains languages, main subjects and other academic electives. Here, we have listed all the subjects in Class 10 and Class 12. Students and teachers can download the pdf files of CBSE Class 12 syllabus and CBSE Class 10 syllabus below. 

Standards

CBSE Syllabus for Class 10th

CBSE Syllabus for Class 12th

ACCOUNTANCY ARABIC
ASSAMESE BENGALI
BHUTIA BIOLOGY
BIOTECHNOLOGY BODO
BUSINESS STUDIES CARNATIC MUSIC (MELODIC INSTRUMENTAL)
Carnatic Music (Percussion Instrumental) Carnatic Music (Vocal)
CHEMISTRY COMPUTER SCIENCE
DANCE - KUCHIPUDI DANCE - MANIPURI
DANCE –KATHAK DANCE –ODISSI
DANCE-BHARATNATYAM DANCE-KATHKALI
ECONOMICS ENGINEERING GRAPHICS
ENGLISH CORE ENGLISH ELECTIVE –NCERT
FRENCH GEOGRAPHY
GERMAN GRAPHICS
GUJARATI HINDI CORE
HINDI ELECTIVE HISTORY
HOME SCIENCE INFORMATICS PRACTICES
JAPANESE KANNADA
KASHMIRI KNOWLEDGE TRADITIONS & PRACTICE OF INDIA
LEGAL STUDIES LEPCHA
LIMBOO MALAYALAM
MANIPURI MARATHI
MATHEMATICS MIZO
MUSIC HINDUSTANI INSTRUMENTAL MELODIC MUSIC HINDUSTANI INSTRUMENTAL PERCUSSION
MUSIC HINDUSTANI VOCAL NATIONAL CADET CORPS(NCC)
NEPALI ODIA
PAINTING PERSIAN
PHYSICAL EDUCATION PHYSICS
POLITICAL SCIENCE PSYCHOLOGY
RUSSIAN SANSKRIT CORE
SANSKRIT ELECTIVE SCULPTURE
SINDHI SOCIOLOGY
SPANISH TAMIL
TANGKHUL TELUGU
TELUGU-TELANGANA TIBETAN
URDU CORE URDU ELECTIVE
ARABIC ASSAMESE
BENGALI BHASHA MELAYU
BHUTIA BODO
CARNATIC MUSIC (MELODIC INSTRUMENTS) CARNATIC MUSIC (PERCUSSION INSTRUMENTS)
CARNATIC MUSIC (VOCAL) COMPUTER APPLICATION
ELEMENTS OF BOOK-KEEPING & ACCOUNTANCY ELEMENTS OF BUSINESS
ENGLISH LANGUAGE & LITERATURE FRENCH
GERMAN GUJARATI
GURUNG HINDI COURSE-A
HINDI COURSE-B HINDUSTANI MUSIC (INSTRUMENTS MELODIC)
HINDUSTANI MUSIC (PERCUSSION INSTRUMENTS) HINDUSTANI MUSIC (VOCAL)
HOME SCIENCE JAPANESE
KANNADA KASHMIRI
LEPCHA LIMBOO
MALAYALAM MANIPURI
MARATHI MATHEMATICS
MIZO NATIONAL CADET CORPS
NEPALI ODIA
PAINTING PERSIAN
PUNJABI RAI
RUSSIAN SANSKRIT
SCIENCE -THEORY SHERPA
SINDHI SOCIAL SCIENCE
SPANISH TAMANG
TAMIL TANGKHUL
TELUGU TELUGU-TELANGANA
THAI TIBETAN
URDU COURSE A

CBSE Curriculum 

The CBSE syllabus is prepared based on the National Curriculum Framework 2005. The curriculum focuses on providing opportunities for students to achieve excellence in learning. The CBSE syllabus contains the academic content which is required to teach the students in the school. The curriculum encompasses general objectives of learning, courses of study, subject-wise instructional objectives and content, pedagogical practices and assessment guidelines. 

Objectives of the CBSE Syllabus 

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) aims to achieve the following objectives through its syllabus. 

  • To increase the self-awareness and explore innate potential 
  • To enhance life skills, goal setting and lifelong learning. 
  • To achieve cognitive, affective and psychomotor excellence.
  • To acquire the skills to utilize the technology and information for the betterment of humankind. 
  • To understand society and its culture.
  • To strengthen knowledge and attitude related to livelihood skills.
  • To promote physical fitness, health and well-being. 
  • To encourage arts-integrated learning.

CBSE Class 10 Syllabus 

CBSE Class X is an integrated course. Candidates need to take only those subjects in Class 10 which they have studied in Class 9. Students can opt the subjects as per scheme studies in Class 9th. They need to continue the same subjects in CBSE Class 10th also. 

Subjects Name of the Subjects Group
Compulsory  Subject 1 Language I (Hindi Course A or Hindi Course B or English Language & Literature) Group-L
Subject 2 Language II (Any one from the Group of Languages (Group-L) other than Language chosen at Subject 1  Group-L
Subject 3 Mathematics (Student has the option of selecting Standard or Basic Mathematics at AISSE (X Board examination) Syllabus shall remains the same.  Group-A1  
Subject 4 Science 
Subject 5 Social Science  
Optional Subject 6 Skill subject* from the group of Skill subjects   Group-S
Subject 7 Language III /Any Academic subject other than opted above  Group-L/Group A-2 
Co-Scholastic Areas  Subject 8 and 9 Assessment and certification at school level

Art Education

Health & Physical Education

Work Experience 

 

CBSE Class 12 syllabus 

The CBSE Class 12 is also an integrated course and students need to take only those subjects which are opted in Class 11. A candidate can offer minimum 5 or more subjects in Class 11 that should be the same in Class 12 also. 

Subject Name of the Subjects
Compulsory Subject 1 Hindi Elective or Hindi Core or English Elective or English Core
Subject 2

 Any one Language from Subject Group – L not opted as Subject 1

Or

Any one Subject from Academic Electives (Subject Group – A) 

Subject 3, Subject 4, and Subject 5

 Any three Subjects from Academic Electives (Subjects Group – A)

Or

Any three Subjects from Skill Group – S

Or

Any three from Combination of Group – A and Group – S 

Additional Subject Optional Subject 6 Any one subject from any subject group not opted above 
Subjects of Internal Assessment Subject 7 to 9 (Subjects of Internal Assessment to be taken by all Regular Candidates)

Work Experience

Health and Physical Education

General Studies  

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