|
|
|
|
|
26nd Safarul Muzaffer 1436 | Sunday, Dec 21, 2014
Education and Career

CBSE Class X, XII exams to begin today

Thursday, 28 February 2013
Comments(0)
New Delhi, February 28:

The Central Board of Secondary Education’s (CBSE) Class X and XII exams are beginning on Friday.

While over 12 lakh students will appear for the Class X examination, nearly 10 lakh will sit for the Class XII test.

In all, 12,59,202 students will be sitting for the class X examination, an increase of 6.70 per cent over last year.

Similarly, 9,42,035 students will be taking the class XII examination also beginning March 1, which is an increase of 15.51 per cent over last year.

This year CBSE has provided facilities to schools to generate 'online roll no. wise' list of candidates appearing in 2013 Class X and XII examinations. School can also generate online admit card for their regular students appearing in this year's Board tests.

From this year, CBSE will introduce 'value based questions' in all major subjects for Classes X and XII up to 3-5 marks.

CBSE has also decided to reduce the number of chances for compartment for Class XII to three from five. Likewise, the number of attempts for 'improvement of performance' for Class X has been reduced to one from five.

---PTI

Latest News

Delhi Govt sets up mental health units in homes for women

The Delhi government has set up mental health units in all its correctional and destitute homes for ...

Compulsive habits may be product of brain running amuck

A new study has revealed that misfiring of the brain's habit control system may be behind the compul ...

Assam: Of Cong dissidence, BJP emergence, jihadi activities

Dissidence in ruling Congress, BJP winning maximum seats in the Lok Sabha polls, rise in jihadi acti ...

Related News

BITS Pilani – H allocated Rs. 1500 crore...

Birla Institute of Technology and Science has allocated Rs. 1500 crore for its Hyderabad Center for carrying out research in various fields. ...

Writers From 19 Countries to Participate in Hindi Literature Fest in Kanpur

Renowned Hindi authors and poets from 19 countries will be participating in the 46th annual Manas Sa ...

No more languages to be declared official languages: Government

The government is not inclined to declare any more language as an Official Language under the Consti ...

Post new comment

To combat spam, please enter the code in the image.

Rs. 26710 (Per 10g)

Opinion Poll
Do you think Lakhvi's re-arrest is a drama by Pak to keep India's mouth shut?
YesNoCan't say

Matrimony | Photos | Videos | Search | Polls | Archives | Advertise | Letters

© The Siasat Daily, 2012. All rights reserved.
Jawaharlal Nehru Road, Abids, Hyderabad - 500001, Telangana, India
Tel: +91-40-24744180, Fax: +91-40-24603188
contact@siasat.com