The Central Board for Secondary Education (CBSE) has announced the dates for class X and XII board examinations, both beginning on March 1.
The exams for standard X will continue till March 28 and that for students of XII will end on April 22.
While English, both core and elective, will mark the beginning of the exams for standard XII students, those in X will be facing the exam on Dynamic Retail, Information Technology, Security, Auto Technology and International Tourism.
The examination for the main subjects for standard X candidates will begin on March 2, with Science, theory and practical, examination.
Last year, a total of 10,40,368 students had appeared for class XII examination and a total of 13,73,853 students for class X.