CBSE Board Exam Updates: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Thursday announced the CBSE Class 10th and 12th Term Exam Dates (Tentative) to be conducted in offline mode in two phases, with the examinations categorized into minor and major subjects. The board informed that the date sheet of CBSE Class X XII will be announced on October 18, 2021.
Issuing an official circular regarding CBSE Class 10th 12th Exam Dates, CBSE said, “Term-I Examination will be conducted in the month of November-December 2021, and will be an objective type examination and the duration of this examination will be . Will be 90 minutes.”
The Board said that the Term-II examination will be conducted in the month of March-April 2022 which will be subjective/objective type test as per the situation of COVID-19 in the country.
All CBSE class 10 12 term exams will be conducted in offline mode, and CBSE class 12 date sheet will be announced on October 18, 2021.
The circular also said that the CBSE Class 10 12 term examinations have been further classified, and will be conducted under two categories – minor subjects and major subjects instead of a single board examination, to avoid loss of learning for the students. .
CBSE is offering a total of 114 subjects in class 12 and 75 subjects in class 10. This means that he has to conduct the exam for a total of 189 subjects, which requires a duration of 40-45 days.
“Hence, in order to avoid loss of learning to the students, CBSE has decided that the subjects offered by CBSE will be divided into two parts – minor subjects and major subjects. Since major subjects are offered by almost all affiliated schools Therefore, the examinations for these subjects will be conducted by fixing the date sheet as before,” the circular read.
The circular further stated, “In respect of minor subjects, CBSE shall form a cluster of schools offering these subjects and as such more than one paper shall be conducted by CBSE in the schools in a day.”
As per the CBSE circular, examinations for minor subjects will be conducted first, followed by examinations for major subjects. Class 10th 12th date sheet will be released on 18 October 2021