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CBSE launches a mobile app to locate board exam centres

CBSE to help its class 10 and 12 students find their board exam centres, brings in a new exam center locator mobile app.

Mar 8, 2017 10:12 IST
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cbse exam locatorNow,  finding out the board exam centres is not going to be a headache anymore as CBSE, with its extreme efforts to leverage technology in education,  launches an Exam Locator Mobile App to help students find their exam centres for CBSE Board Exams 2017 that are beginning from 9th March. The app titled ‘Exam Centre Locator (ECL) App ‘ will not only inform about the location of the exam center designated to a candidate, but will also help to nevigate by providing a route map to the center. 

A student can easily find the address and images of the designated exam centre on the map and know how to reach using the inbuilt access to online maps.

A few specific features of the app are:

  • To start using ECL, a student or a parent has to register through mobile number to receive an OTP (One time password) number. The student or parent can then access information by selecting the option X or Std XII and entering the roll number.

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  • After entering the roll number, the student’s information, address and photograph of the exam centre will be displayed on the screen.

exam centre photograph

  • Another impactive feature you will find in the app is ‘How to reach’, which uses GPS technology to geo-locate the student's centre by fetching a route map from their current location to the Exam center location.

exam centre route

Does CBSE is taking every another effort to facilitate its students and conduct the exams perfectly and smoothly. Now, it’s your turn to take the ball in your court with sheer hard work and effective success plan. So, Guys! Keep planning, keep preparing.

Good luck !!!

Students can check the following links to better prepare for Board Exams 2017:

Top 8 mistakes a student must avoid in examination hall
Things you must do after getting exam paper in board exams
Top 11 tips students must follow to succeed in board exams 2017
Board Exam Time: Strategise for Better Results

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