From 2018, CBSE exams to begin from February

CBSE believes that the declaration of the early results will help students apply for the the undergraduate admission in various universities.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: June 21, 2017 11:30 am
cbse, cbse 10th exam, cbse 12th exam, cbse exam dates At present, the exams usually begins from March and ends by third week of April. (Representative image)

 

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is planning to preponed the class 10 and 12 examination by a month as part of reforms focused on “error-free evaluation”. Therefore the board exams might begin in February instead of March. CBSE is also planning to sum up the examination within a month to give more time to teachers to evaluate answer sheets. As per sources, the Class 12 exams could start by February 15. At present, the exams usually begins from March and ends by third week of April.

CBSE believes that the declaration of the early results will help students apply for the the undergraduate admission in various universities.

This advancement of the examination date is planned keeping in mind the evaluation process which has got highlighted as some students complained error in totalling. However, CBSE clarified that 2.47 per cent of the answersheets were given for verification this year and there were at least 2,000 cases where a student’s marks went up by 26 or more after verification.

The board’s plan to advance the examinations is a part of the reforms in the evaluation process, which has come under the scanner due to glaring errors in the practice.

On Tuesday, the CBSE’s had a meeting with the Union Human Resource Development Ministry to discuss the discrepancies being reported in the marks achieved by Class 12 students and the score reflected in the marksheet issued by the Board. The meeting, attended by School Education Secretary Anil Swarup and CBSE chairman R K Chaturvedi.

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    karanS
    Jul 3, 2017 at 4:33 pm
    thanks for providing this artcie, plesae check results 2017 name wish search : results360 /
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    Abhishek Ranjan
    Jun 22, 2017 at 4:48 pm
    Does the board will conduct 10th 12th exam in February for session 2017-2018
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    Rishi Raj Goutam
    Jun 22, 2017 at 1:35 pm
    Pls give us some time to revise and we shall wait for the resul till June
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    Dhwaraswamy Somasekharan
    Jun 21, 2017 at 2:23 pm
    This really is a good move by CBSE . This will definitely help publish the results early and enable students to take admissions in India and abroad without much hitches ..
    Reply