CHSE Odisha Plus II exams 2018 to begin from March 6

The Council of Higher Secondary Education (CHSE) will conduct the annual state Plus II examination or class 12 exam from March 6, 2018. In a notification, the board has announced that the exam will conclude on March 29.

The theory examinations of Science and Commerce streams will begin first while exams of Arts stream will commence a day later. On the first day, Science and Commerce stream students will appear for the English subject. The examinations will begin from 10 am till 1 pm, a notification issued by CHSE said.

As per reports, the practical exams of CHSE Plus II will be held from January 25 till February 5. The regular students will appear in the examinations according to the new syllabus prepared in line with the pattern followed by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). However, the ex-regular students will appear for the Plus II exam as per their old syllabus.

In 2017, a total of 3,80,707 students appeared for the CHSE Plus II board exam from four streams including science, arts, commerce and vocational. In the Arts stream, 2.43 lakh had given the exam while in the commerce streams, it was 28,000 students respectively. There were 90,643 students for which the results were declared on May 12.