As the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) gears up for the Class 10 and 12 Board Exams 2024, an essential notice has been released regarding the calculation of percentages for students. This notice aims to provide clarity on the criteria and process for determining percentages. Read on for crucial details.
Key Points from the Notice:
Exam Dates: CBSE Board Exams 2024 for Class 10 and 12 are scheduled to commence from February 15, as previously announced.
Calculation of Percentages: Subsection 40.1 (iii) of Chapter-7 of the Examination Bye-Laws states, "No overall division/distinction/aggregate shall be awarded." The Board emphasizes that it does not calculate, declare, or inform the percentage of marks.
Best 5 Subjects Criteria: If a candidate has offered more than five subjects, the decision to determine the best 5 subjects can be made by the admitting institution or employer.
Higher Education or Employment Requirements: For higher education or employment purposes requiring the percentage of marks, the calculation, if needed, should be done by the admitting institution or employer.
Upcoming Date Sheet Release: CBSE is poised to release the date sheet for the academic year 2023-24 for Class 10 and 12. Expected announcement in December 2023, though no specific date has been mentioned by the Board.
Subject-wise Date Sheet: Class 10 date sheet will cover essential subjects like Mathematics, English, Computer Science, Hindi, and more. Class 12 date sheet will be released separately for Arts, Science, and Commerce streams.
Stay Updated: Students are advised to stay connected with their respective schools for timely updates on the exam timetable. Regularly check the official CBSE website for the latest information and announcements.
Conclusion: Stay Informed for Exam Preparedness
As the CBSE Board Exams 2024 approach, this notice serves as a guide for students, highlighting the nuances of percentage calculation. Stay tuned for the release of the date sheet and ensure you are well-prepared for the upcoming examinations.