The class 10 & class 12 board exam date sheet is likely to be released by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) today. Candidates can check the detailed exam schedule on the official website once it has been released by CBSE.
CBSE is also planning to sum up the board examination in one month rather than stretching it till the next. According to earlier reports, CBSE had confirmed that it will conduct the board exam in the month of March and the board practical exams will take place in January. Practical examinations for class 10 and Class 12 are all set to begin from January 12, 2018, by CBSE. This information made news after a circular was sent across by the board to the schools affiliated to it.
Once released, CBSE date sheet 2018 will be available on the official website. They have also been to told to upload the scores of the practical board exams on the official portal of CBSE by February 25, 2018. The final board exam date sheet is yet to be released by the board, however, according to speculations and previous year exam dates, the board exams will be in the month of March.
The CBSE board might prepone the board examination that is to be conducted in 2018 as part of reforms focused on "error-free" evaluation. A total of 10.76 lakh students were registered this year for the board examinations, out of which only 10.20 lakh students appeared for the examination. 8,24,355 students in 2017 were able to successfully qualify the board examinations.
In 2017, CBSE had released the date sheets on January 9. The board exam for Class 10 was held from March 9, 2017, to April 10, 2017, and for Class 12 exam was held from March 9, 2017 till April 29, 2017.
CBSE board exams are expected to begin after Holi. 'The exams are going to start after Holi, which is on March 2, 2018. The 2018 exams are likely to start from March 5, which is a Monday, for both the classes," said a senior CBSE official.