Patna: The Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) will conduct Matriculation (Class 10 or Class X also known as Matric) board examination 2018 between February 21 and 28, 2018, board Chairman Anand Kishor announced.
The Pre-board Class 10 exams of the students will be conducted from November 27 and December 05, 2017, Kishor said. The exam will be held in two shifts.
The BSEB Matric or Class 10 exam begins with General English on February 21 and end with Optional Paper conducted on February 28, 2018.
Science paper will be held on February 23 whereas Mathematics paper will be conducted on February 24, 2018.
In a new policy, the board has decided to hold practical exams at centres allotted by the district magistrates from next year onwards.
The practical exams will be held between January 22 and 24 for the optional papers, including Home Science, Music, Dance and Lalit Art.
The Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) had earlier announced that the 2018 Intermediate or Class 12 board exams for all the three streams - Arts, Commerce, and Science - will be held between February 6 and 16, 2018.
Principals of schools have been asked to send a list of students appearing in the sent-up exam and also those who skip it to the board before December 10 for Matric or Class 10 exams and before November 27 for Intermediate or Class 12 exam.
“Every candidate will have to take the sent-up tests. Those who will not take the tests will not be allowed to take the main examinations,” Kishor said about the pre-board exams.
The Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) is established for holding and conducting an examination at the end of the Secondary School stage, for prescribing course of studies for such examination and for carrying out such other objects and duties as may be considered necessary for the purpose as stated in the Act, Rules and Regulations of the Board.