The Central Board of Secondary School (CBSE) has confirmed that Classes 10 & 12 Board examinations will be held in March 2018 & not in February month. CBSE has issued a circular to all its affiliated schools.
This circular resolved all the speculations that were doing the rounds since last couple of weeks that exams will be held in February. The CBSE has now scheduled the practical exams for Classes 10 and 12 students in January 2018. Subsequently, the written examinations will be held in March 2018.
The CBSE Board has stated in the last circular on 18th Dec 2017, "Smooth and efficient conduct of class 10 and 12 examinations along with declaration of result in time and with accuracy has always been the foremost endeavour of the board. To ensure quality and error free evaluation of the answer booklets, the board requires a large number of experienced and trained teachers to complete the whole process in a time bound manner."
The CBSE has directed all its affiliated schools to ensure that all teachers identified as evaluators of answer script are given no other teaching or academic work, undergo requisite training for pre-evaluation and are registered with the board as evaluators. CBSE board exams were conducted from March 9 last year.