CBSE 10th Exam Date 2021 has been announced. CBSE class 10 board exams will start from 04 May 2021. Practical exams will be held from 01 March 2021 and the result for CBSE boards exam result will be out by 15 July 2021. Education Minister, Dr. Ramesh Nishank Pokhriyal announced CBSE 10th exam date for the academic session 2020-21 in a live webinar. He also mentioned that the exam will get over by 10 June 2021. The details of CBSE 10th date sheet 2021 will be out soon. It will be out as pdf, at cbse.nic.in. Additionally, there have been some changes in the exam syllabus and pattern. CBSE 10th syllabus has been reduced to 30 percent and the number of MCQ type questions shall be increased to 10%. The announcement for CBSE 10th exam date 2021 comes up as a great relief for the students as they can now concentrate on their preparation. Check more details on CBSE exam date 2021 class 10 from this page.
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Official Notice for CBSE 10th Exam Dates 2021 by the Central Board of Secondary Education
CBSE 10th Exam Dates 2021
In an earlier interview with the media, CBSE’s Controller of Examinations said that students will get more gap days between their exams as compared to last year due to the prevailing COVID-19 situation and academic loss. Students can check CBSE 10th exam date 2021 from the table below.
|CBSE 10th Exam Date 2021||Date|
|Announcement of CBSE 10th exam date||31 Dec 2020 (6 PM)|
|CBSE 10th practical exams from||01 Mar 2021|
|CBSE class 10th exam date 2021||4 May to 10 Jun 2021|
|Result out by||15 Jul 2021|
CBSE 10th Exam Dates in Past year
In the table below, students can check the past 5 years CBSE 10th exam dates and date for the release of date sheet.
|Year||Date Sheet Release Date||Exam Date|
|2020||17 Dec 2020||15-22 Feb 2020|
|2019||23 Dec 2019||21 Feb- 29 Mar|
|2018||10 Jan 2018||05 Mar- 04 Apr|
|2017||09 Jan 2017||09 Mar – 28 Mar|
|2016||03 Jan 2016||01 Mar – 28 Mar|
|2015||07 Jan 2015||02 Mar – 26 Mar|
CBSE 10th Exam Time Table 2021 for Last Year
The CBSE 10 time table for last year is as given below.
|Dates||List of Subjects|
|15 Feb 2021||Dynamics of Retailing, Security, Automobile Tech, Introduction To Financial markets, Intro To Tourism, Beauty & Wellness, Basic Agriculture, Food Production, Front Office Operation, Banking & Insurance, Marketing & Sales, Health Care Services, Apparel, Media, Multiskill Foundation Course|
|17 Feb 2021||Home Science, National Cadet Corps, E-Publishing and E- Office|
|20 Feb 2021||Info Technology, Marketing & Sales|
|22 Feb 2021||Kannada, Arabic, French, Gurung, German, Japanese|
|24 Feb 2021||Urdu Course-A, Punjabi, Bengali, Tamil, Telugu, Sindhi, Marathi, Gujarati, Manipuri, Malayalam, Odia, Assamese, Tibetan, Russian, Persian, Nepali, Limboo, Lepcha, Telugu – Telangana, Bodo, Tangkhul, Bhutia, Spanish, Kashmiri, Mizo, Bahasa Melayu, Rai, Tamang, Sherpa, Thai, Urdu Course-B|
|26 Feb 2021||English Communication, English Language & Literature|
|27 Feb 2021||Elements of Book-Keeping & Accountancy|
|01 Mar 2021||Hindi Course-A, Hindi Course-B|
|02 Mar 2021||Carnatic Music Vocal, Carnatic Music (Melodic Instruments), Carnatic Music (Percussion Instruments), Hindustani Music Vocal, Hindustani Music (Melodic Instruments), Hindustani Music (Percussion Instruments)|
|04 Mar 2021||Science- Theory, Science W/o Practical|
|06 Mar 2021||Elements of Business|
|12 Mar 2021||Sanskrit|
|15 Mar 2021||Mathematics Standard, Mathematics Basic|
|18 Mar 2021||Painting|
|20 Mar 2021||Social Science|
|21 Mar 2021||Information & Communication Technology, Computer Application|
Who Can Appear for CBSE 10th Exam 2021?
Students who fulfill the following criteria are eligible to appear for the board exam in 2021 –
- Students who successfully submitted their application form and are included in the LOC list.
- Those who have ‘Compartmental Result’ in the CBSE Main Exam in the year 2019 or in July 2019 can appear for CBSE board exam 2021 as private candidates.
- Those who cleared CBSE Board Exam in 2019 held in March / July but wish to improve their score can also re-appear for the exam.
- Students can appear for the Additional subject and clear the exam can also appear as a private candidate.
How to Prepare for CBSE 10th Board Exam 2021?
With a lot going on this year, students who are a bit confused about their preparation can take a look at the following tips and tricks provided here. We have compiled the tips as provided by CBSE teachers and previous year toppers to make most effective and prganisation preparation strategy.
#Tip 1 – Stick to the reduced syllabus
For the academic session 2020-2021, CBSE has decided to reduce class 10th syllabus up to 305 to reduce the mental pressure on the students. Hence, don’t overdo it and adhere to the reduced syllabus. You can also study from Oswall books which contain CBSE question papers, revision notes, etc as per the reduced syllabus.
#Tip 2 – Solve CBSE Sample Papers
CBSE has released the sample papers for class 10th and 12th online at its official website. Practising from CBSE 10th sample papers will further help you to understand the exam pattern and marking scheme. However, students should solve sample papers once they have completed the exam syllabus and are clear with the basic concepts.
#Tip 3 – Make notes for revision
It is best advised to the students that while studying you can prepare notes of important points, formulas, diagrams, etc. This will not help you in understanding the concept better but will also come handy at the time of revision.
#Tip 4 – Don’t be afraid to get your doubts cleared
Since this academic year has been all online, many students may feel a bit shy about asking their doubts in a virtual class. You can ask your friends for help, make a group and study together. If not in front of all the class, you mask your teachers about your doubts separately but it is important that you should get your doubts cleared up right away. Piling up the mountain of doubts will be a huge road block for you achieving good marks in the exams.
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