New Delhi | Jagran Education Desk: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Tuesday released the date sheet for classes 10 and 12 board exams 2021 on the official website of the board at cbse.nic.in. Students waiting for the exam schedule can download the PDF file of the date sheet from the official website of CBSE.

According to the date sheet released by Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal, the board exams for class 10th and class 12th are scheduled to be held from May 4, 2021. While the class 12th exams will end on June 10, the exams for class 10th will end on Jun7, 2021.

CBSE Class 10th Board Exams Date Sheet:

May 4- Odia, Kannada, Lepcha

May 6- English language and literature

May 10- Hindi course- A, B

May 11- Urdu course- A, Bengali, Tamil, Persian, Bahasa Melayu, Thai, Elem Book-K and ACCY

May 12- Punjabi, German

May 13- Malayalam, French, Russian, Urdu Course- B

May 15- Science theory/ practical

May 17- Painting

May 18- National Cadet Corps, Gurung, Carnatic Music, Hindustani Music (vocal), (MEL INS), (PER INS)

May 20- Home Science

May 21- Mathematics Standard, Basic

May 22- Japanese, Elem of Business, Carnatic Music (Vocal), (PER INS)

May 25- Telugu, Sindhi, Marathi, Gujarati, Manipuri, Assamese, Tibetan, Nepali, Limboo, Telugu-Telangana, Bodo, Tangkhul, Bhutia, Spanish, Kashmiri, Mizo, Rai, Tamang, Sherpa

May 27- Social Science

May 29- Information Technology, Introduction to Tourism, Artificial Intelligence

May 31- Retail, Security, Automotive, Introduction to finance market, Beauty and wellness, Agriculture, Food Production, Front Office Operations, Banking and Insurance, Marketing and Sales, Health Care, Apparel, Media, Multi Skill Found, Course

June 2- Arabic, Sanskrit

June 7- Computer Applications.

The class 10 exam will begin at 10:30 am till 1:30 pm. CBSE has said they have released the schedule three months prior to the exam so that the students can make their study plan and overcome the problems faced during the pandemic.

CBSE Class 12th Date Sheet:

Date of the Exam Time Name of the Subject in Morning Shift Name of the Subject in Afternoon Shift
May 4, 2021 10:30 am to 1:30 pm English Elective, English Core  
May 5, 2021 10:30 am to 1:30 pm Taxation, Carnatic Music (Vocal, MEL INS)  
  10:30 am to 12:30 pm Hindustani Music (Vocal, MEL INS, PER INS)  
May 6, 2021 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Knowledge tradition and practices of India, Nepali, Automotive, Financial Markets Management, Insurance, Electronic Technology, Medical Diagnostics
  2:30 pm to 4:30 pm   Kuchipudi Dance, Odissi Dance
May 8, 2021 10:30 am to 1:30 pm Physical Education  
May 10, 2021 10:30 am to 1:30 pm Engineering Graphics, Food Production, Media, Shorthand (English), Textile Design  
May 11, 2021 10:30 am to 1:30 pm Typography & Comp. App., Fashion Studies  
May 12, 2021 10:30 am to 1:30 pm Business Studies, Business Administration  
May 13, 2021 10:30 am to 1:30 pm Physics, Applied Physics  
May 15, 2021 10:30 am to 1:30 pm Retail, Mass media studies  
  2:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Language Papers
May 17, 2021 10:30 am to 1:30 pm Accountancy  
May 18, 2021 10:30 am to 1:30 pm Chemistry  
May 19, 2021 10:30 am to 1:30 pm Political Science  
May 20, 2021 10:30 am to 1:30 pm Legal Studies, Urdu core, Salesmanship  
May 21, 2021 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Urdu Elective, Sanskrit Elective, Sanskrit core, Front office operations, Air conditioning, Design
May 22, 2021 10:30 am to 12:30 pm Healthcare, Painting, Sculpture, App/Commercial art  
May 24, 2021 10:30 am to 1:30 pm Biology, Office Procedures  
May 25, 2021 10:30 am to 1:30 pm Economics  
May 27, 2021 10:30 am to 1:30 pm French  
  2:30 pm to 5:30 pm   Horticulture, Electrical technology, cost accounting, shorthand hindi, music production, food nutrition
  2:30 pm to 4:30 pm Early childhood care  
May 28, 2021 10:30 am to 1:30 pm Sociology  
May 29, 2021 10:30 am to 1:30 pm IP, CS, IP (old), CS(Old), IT  
May 31, 2021 10:30 am to 1:30 pm Hindi Elective, Hindi core  
June 1, 2021 10:30 am to 1:30 pm Mathematics, Applied Mathematics  
June 2, 2021 10:30 am to 1:30 pm Geography  
June 3, 2021 10:30 am to 1:30 pm Web application, Tourism  
June 4, 2021 10:30 am to 1:30 pm Language Paper  
June 5, 2021 10:30 am to 1:30 pm Psychology  
June 7, 2021 10:30 am to 1:30 pm Home science  
June 8, 2021 10:30 am to 1:30 pm NCC, Marketing, GT  
June 9, 2021 10:30 am to 1:30 pm Banking, yoga, graphics  
  10:30 am to 12:30 pm Dance  
June 10, 2021 10:30 am to 1:30 pm History  
June 11, 2021 10:30 am to 1:30 pm Entrepreneurship, Biotechnology, Library, Beauty, Agriculture  

The class 12 exams will be held in two shifts to reduce the number of days of conducting exams. In the second shift exams of subjects which are not offered by students of schools situated abroad will be conducted.

How to check the date sheet?

Step 1: Visit the official website of CBSE- cbse.nic.in

Step 2: Click on the option that reads the date sheet for class 10, class 12.

Step 3: After clicking on this option, you will be redirected to the page where you will be able to see the date sheet.

Step 4: Now, you can take the screenshot of the date sheet or you can download it.

This time, around 30 lakh students are going to appear for the Board examination. The Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal has earlier announced that the examination for class 10, class 12 will take place in the offline mode from May 4 to June 10, 2021

The board examination will take place by following the strict guidelines of coronavirus pandemic. Measures like social distancing, wearing masks will be mandatory for those appearing for the examination.

Previously, the exams used to be conducted by January or February but now this time due to the coronavirus pandemic, it has been delayed for over 80 days. There is also a report that suggests that the admit cards of the CBSE Class 10 and Class 12 will be made available by mid-April.

Posted By: Deeksha Sharma