15 October 2021 | Source: Oswaal Editorial Board
The Central Board of Secondary Education released on Thursday a notice stating that classes 10th and 12th board exams date sheet will be released on October 18. As per the notice, Term 1 exams will be conducted in November-December while Term 2 will be conducted in March-April.
The circular further stated Term 1 exams will be MCQ-based for a duration of 90 minutes while Term 2 will be a traditional written test.
The exams will start at 11.30 am instead of 10.30 am, keeping in mind the winter season. Reading time will be 20 minutes instead of 15 minutes for all categories of candidates.
"After the conduct of the term-1 exams, the results in the form of marks scored will be declared. No student will be placed in the pass, compartment, and essential repeat categories after the first term. The final results will be announced after the first and the second-term examination," CBSE examination controller Sanyam Bhardwaj said.
Besides the two terms, there are internal tests, assessments, and projects that the students will have to clear.
For the official circular released by CBSE, click here.