New Delhi: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is likely to release online the Admit Cards / Hall Tickets for the Class 12 (Class XII) examination to begin from March 09, 2017 in the next few days - most probably in the coming week.
The CBSE had earlier released the datesheet for the Class XII as well as Class X (10) examinations on its official website. Both the annual exams were postponed by a week due to state elections.
Though the CBSE in itself has officially not announced any date or time to release the Admit Cards / Hall Tickets for the CBSE Class XII (Class 12) 2017 board exams, some media reports citing board sources said they will be released in the coming week.
Once released online, the CBSE Class 12 students can download and take printouts of their Admit Cards / Hall Tickets by logging in to the official CBSE website: cbse.nic.in.
There is no information when the CBSE will release the Admit Cards / Hall Tickets of the Claa X (Class 10) board examination 2017.
According to the Date Sheet released on the CBSE website, Class X and Class XII both exams will beging on March 09, 2017. But, while the Class X exam will end on April 10, the Class XII 2017 exam will continue till April 29.
"The annual examinations of class X and XII will be conducted by CBSE from 9th March 2017, in view of the state assembly elections being conducted in five states of Punjab, Goa, Manipur, Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh", the CBSE said in a statement.
"The board has given careful consideration to the situation before postponing the exams by a week which will now allow the students to get more time for the preparation and ensure uninterrupted sequence of ex aminations", the CBSE added.
"The board has made all possible efforts to maintain reasonable time gap between the major papers and also ensured that the students appearing for Joint Engineering Exam (JEE) and upcoming National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) complete the CBSE examinations ahead of these entrance exams", it said.
"The annual exam result will be declared on time as the board has adopted several IT initiatives which will aid in faster result processing", the board said.
The CBSE further said that a total of 16,67,573 students of 16,354 schools will appear for the Class X exam to be held at 3,974 centres.
The board also said that a total of 10,98,420 students of 10,677 schools will sit for Class XII exams to be held at 3,503 centres.