Indore: With the release of Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) date sheet for classes X and XII on Wednesday, students as well as the parents were in tizzy over the hectic examination schedule, especially due to close set of exams without breaks and also, JEE mains falling in between it. The exam for Class 12 will begin on February 6, 2018.
"There are around 200 subjects out of which students can have any combination". Students have such subject combination that science students take up one from the humanities and commerce subjects and vice-versa. "So, no matter how much we try some subjects might not get as many gap days as others", an official told Hindustan Times.More news: Won't expel sex offender
According to CBSE, the early end of the exams will help candidates shift the focus on competitive exams. Although they have agreed that less or no gaps may escalate stress among students, they also said that the students can use up the time leading to their board exams to devise preparation plans and strategy. The exam date sheet for the class 10 board exam can be checked on UP Board official web portal - upmsp.edu.in The notification of the date sheet of UPMSP High School Board Exam is available on the official website of the UPMSP board.
As per the datesheet, history paper is scheduled on March 20 followed by mathematics on March 21.More news: Climate change puts chill on Winter Olympic host options
Students of science stream also expressed concern over one day gap between English and Physics, which are scheduled on March 5 and 7 respectively.
Though CBSE states that it has prepared the datasheet so that the candidates can prepare for entrance examinations, the paper for Physical Education is just after JEE Main 2018 offline exam.More news: N.Korea's International Olympic Committee member returns from talks with Bach
An unhappy parent, general manager Bindiya Sood said "My son studies in DPS and is giving board exam this year".