New Delhi, Jan 9: Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is likely to release the date sheets of class 10 and 12 for CBSE board exam 2018 on January 15 on its official website cbse.nic.in. For now, we do know that the CBSE class 10 and 12 board exams 2018 will be conducted in the month of March. The date sheet for the annual matriculate and intermediate examination is expected to be declared by mid-January. The students appearing for the class 10 and 12 board exams are advised to start preparing. Also Read - CBSE & ICSE Board Exams 2021: Top 7 Things to do For Preparation |Watch Video

The students can visit the official website and check the board exam 2018 date sheet of their respective class on the official website of CBSE as soon as it is released. Last year, the CBSE class 10 and 12 board exam date sheet was released on January 9. In 2016, it was released on January 4. Considering the two dates, it is very likely that that the CBSE date sheet for class 10 and 12 board exams will be released sometime around January 15. The students are, however, advised to keep checking the official website for the official announcement. Also Read - FACT Check: Has CBSE Board Reduced Syllabus For Class 10 Social Science Exam? Know Truth Here

It was expected that the board will delay the date sheets for class 10 and 12 board exams considering assembly elections in four states i.e., Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chhatisgarh, and Karnataka. The CBSE has earlier said that the date sheet will be released in the first week of January. “Since the Board is currently working on the formalities of the exam, an exact date for the date sheet can’t be ascertained at the moment. However the date sheets will be released in the first week of January,” a CBSE official was quoted as saying. Also Read - CBSE Board Exam 2021: Tips to Cope Up With Stress For Children And Parents | Watch Video

Even though the dates are not out yet, the students are advised to not wait for the date sheets for their board exams to start preparing. They will be able to check their dates for their subject exams once it is available on the CBSE website. Meanwhile, keep checking the official website and watch this space for immediate alert on the CBSE class 10 and 12 board exam date sheets. (Also read: CBSE UGC NET 2017 Results Declared on cbsenet.nic.in)

The practical exams will begin from January 12 and the CBSE class 10 and 12 board exams will be held in March 2018. Next year, the practical exams for both class 10 and 12 will be conducted from January 16, CBSE had instructed all the schools in a circular. The schools have also been asked to upload the practical examinations for class 10 and 12 on the official portal of CBSE by February 25.