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Students can appear for CBSE board exams in home districts

27 May 2020

Students can appear for CBSE board exams in home districts

The Ministry of Human Resource Development on Wednesday allowed Class X and XII students to appear for their pending Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) board examinations from the district where they are currently present.

CBSE to hold pending board exams between July 1-15

08 May 2020

CBSE to hold pending board exams between July 1-15

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will conduct the pending Class X and XII board examinations in the first two weeks of July, the Union Ministry of Human Resource Development said on Friday.

No board exams for CBSE Class 10 students: HRD Minister

05 May 2020

No board exams for CBSE Class 10 students: HRD Minister

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will not be conducting any board exams for Class-10 students for their pending papers, announced Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on Tuesday.

UP: Principal "advises" students to keep Rs. 100 in answer-sheets

20 Feb 2020

UP: Principal "advises" students to keep Rs. 100 in answer-sheets

It's quite normal for teachers to give pep talks before examinations. The suggestions range from "keep calm" to "take a good night's sleep" and "don't stress".

CBSE releases admit cards for Class-10, Class-12 2020 Board Exams

20 Jan 2020

CBSE releases admit cards for Class-10, Class-12 2020 Board Exams

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has released the much-awaited admit cards for the 2020 Board Examination for Class-10 as well as Class-12 on its website.

#CBSE2020: Memory tips and tricks for Class 10 students

17 Jan 2020

#CBSE2020: Memory tips and tricks for Class 10 students

With less than a month to go for the Class 10 Board Exams, students must be well-prepared by this time.

Inspiring stories of CBSE toppers who beat all odds

16 Jan 2020

Inspiring stories of CBSE toppers who beat all odds

Every year, lakhs of students from across the country appear for the CBSE Class-10 and Class-12 board exams.

#CareerBytes: Everything about Class-12 Economics paper pattern, new marking scheme

15 Jan 2020

#CareerBytes: Everything about Class-12 Economics paper pattern, new marking scheme

The 2020 CBSE Class-12 board examinations are set to commence from February 15 and go on till March 30.

Attention, CBSE students! 75% attendance mandatory for 10th, 12th board-exams

04 Jan 2020

Attention, CBSE students! 75% attendance mandatory for 10th, 12th board-exams

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has announced new, stricter attendance rules for Class-10 and Class-12 students appearing for board exams.

CBSE: Lockers in schools to reduce bag load

02 Apr 2017

CBSE: Lockers in schools to reduce bag load

In a bid to lighten the weight of students' backpacks, the Central Board of Secondary Education will make it mandatory for 18,000 schools associated with the board to provide lockers for students.

CBSE rolls back reforms, experts worried

15 Feb 2017

CBSE rolls back reforms, experts worried

Experts have expressed concern that after rolling back so many reforms there may be nothing to set apart CBSE students from those of other boards.

CBSE scraps open-book exams, drops international curriculum

03 Feb 2017

CBSE scraps open-book exams, drops international curriculum

The CBSE has decided to discontinue its Open Text Based Assessment (OTBA) for classes 9 and 11 starting this academic year.

Board-based Class X exams to return to CBSE

21 Dec 2016

Board-based Class X exams to return to CBSE

The highest decision making body of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), The Governing Body, approved restoring the board-based Class X exams.