CBSE class X, XII exams to begin from March 1


New Delhi: The Central Board for Secondary Education (CBSE) has announced the dates for class X and XII board examinations, both beginning on March 1.

The exams for standard X will continue till March 28 and that for students of XII will end on April 22.

While English, both core and elective, will mark the beginning of the exams for standard XII students, those in X will be facing the exam on Dynamic Retail, Information Technology, Security, Auto Technology and International Tourism.

The examination for the main subjects for standard X candidates will begin on March 2, with Science, theory and practical, examination.
How to check the schedule:

Visit the official website, the link for which is
Visit the ‘Latest @ CBSE’ section
Click on the link ‘Date sheet for Main Examination 2016 Class XII/Class X’
Check the subjects against the dates in the pdf file
Last year, a total of 10,40,368 students had appeared for class XII examination and a total of 13,73,853 students for class X.