The Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board (GSHSEB) Wednesday introduced board exams for lessons 10 and 12 will begin from Could 10. The state board’s announcement got here a day after the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) released its schedule for secondary and higher secondary exams.
Based on the date sheet launched by the state schooling board, class 10 exams will probably be held between Could 10 and 20 from 10 am to 1.15 pm. Science stream exams for sophistication 12, it acknowledged, will probably be held within the night shift, from three pm to six.30 pm, between Could 10 and Could 21. The exams for sophistication 12 basic streams will probably be held in three shifts — 10.30 am to 1.45 pm, three pm to six.15 pm and vocational assessments from three pm to six pm — and proceed until Could 25, it added.
“We had earlier deliberate to carry the board exams in Could, however after the CBSE declared its examination schedule we thought that if we delay (the announcement) it could solely result in nervousness amongst college students. So, to keep away from that we introduced the date sheet immediately,” Gujarat Training Minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama advised The Indian Express.
The state board examinations have been delayed by two months this 12 months because of the Covid-19 pandemic. In 2020, the board exams have been held from March 5-17. Within the present tutorial session, classroom instructing in faculties throughout the state had remained suspended for over 9 months and solely on-line lessons have been held. Classroom instructing for lessons 9 to 12 resumed earlier this month.
“The state authorities took the choice immediately after which an in depth date sheet was introduced,” GSHSEB chairman A J Shah stated. On January 21, GSHSEB had introduced on-line functions for sophistication 12 science stream board examinations could be accepted from January 21 to February 20 midnight on the board’s web site. This utilized to all common and repeat college students of sophistication 12 science stream for obligatory on-line software.
“Whereas class 12 registration is occurring, registration for sophistication 10 and sophistication 12 basic stream will begin quickly,” GSHSEB chairman stated.