CBSE Board Exam 2020 Datesheet: With practical exams for winter-bound states expected to start from 15th November 2019, many students who are appearing for the CBSE Board Exam 2020 are eagerly awaiting the exam timetable or datesheet. Their curiosity has also been peaked by media reports which claim that CBSE Board is expected to release the exam datesheet for board exams for 10th and 12th students in December 2019. However, contrary to these reports, CBSE chairperson Anita Karwal has confirmed that CBSE 10th and 12th Board Exam Datesheet 2020 will be published only in January 2020 and not before that.
CBSE Chairperson Confirms CBSE Board Exam Datesheet in January 2020
According to a report published by Indian Express, the news regarding publishing of CBSE Board Exam 2020 datesheet in January 2020 was confirmed by the CBSE chairperson Anita Karwal. CBSE chairperson said that “The CBSE class 10, 12 date sheets will be released in the first week of January. The candidates can download the date sheets from the official website- cbse.nic.in.” This news has refuted claims of several media agencies who were reporting that the datesheet might be released earlier this year, in the month of December 2019. Earlier on, CBSE released the annual activity calendar confirming that the Board exams will be held for vocational / ancillary subjects from February 2020 onwards while exam for main subjects would commence from 2nd March 2020 onwards.
Practical Exam Time Table Released
In line with advancement of Class 10 and Class 12 Board Exams for CBSE students, the board has also preponed the practical exams / project work / internal assessment. For winter-bound states, the CBSE Board Practical Exams would commence from 15th November 2019 and have to be concluded on or before 14th December 2019. While for other states, the practical exams and internal assessment has to be completed between 1st January 2020 and 7th February 2020. CBSE decided to prepone practical exams for winter-bound states keeping in mind the harsh weather during the winter months in these states.