The purposed tentative Class 10th and 12th exam schedule has been uploaded on the Board’s official website – www.hpbose.org.
The Himachal HPBOSE has urged everyone to send their suggestions or objections regarding proposed date lists by February 10, 2021 on the board’s email – [email protected]
According to the HP board tentative date sheet for senior secondary (plus two) class regular and State Open School (SOS), the annual examination will commence from May 4, 2021. HP board class 12th exam will be conducted in the evening session i.e., from 1:45 p.m. to 5 p.m. while the fine arts papers like – painting, graphic, sculpture and applied arts (commercial arts) the exam will be held from 1:45 p.m. to 3 p.m. All the state open school examination will also be conducted in the evening session i.e., from 1:45 p.m. to 5 p.m.
The question papers in the subjects of English, Mathematics, Hindi, Economics, Political Science, History, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Accountancy, Business Studies and Sanskrit will be supplied in three series viz A, B and C. The candidates appearing in these subjects are directed to write the question paper series given in the question paper on the title page of answer book in prescribed circle in block letter with ink ballpoint pen. The candidates must write the same question number while attempting the question in the answer book as given in the question paper.
Question papers and answer book will be distributed 15 minutes before the commencement of the examination to facilitate the candidates to go through the question paper, counting the pages of OMR based answer books and if found to be correct write the particulars their own. The examination will be started at 2 p.m. for regular and SOS candidates.
According to the class 10th date sheet issued by the Board for regular and SOS candidates, the exam will commence on May 5, 2021. The class 10th examination will be conducted in the morning session i.e., from 8:45 a.m. to 12 noon.
Part B of Arts subject will be conducted as practical examination along with practical examination of other subjects. English, Mathematics, Hindi, Social Science, Science and Technology and Sanskrit subject papers will be made available in 3-series i.e., A, B and C. Candidates appearing for the examinations in these subjects are required to write / darken the series given in the question paper allotted to them in the block specified on the main page of the answer book / OMR sheet.
The question paper and answer book will be allotted to the candidates at 8:45 am and for the State Open School at 1:45 pm. The candidates will be given 15 minutes to read the question paper and count the answer book’s pages. Only, if found correct, they should write their details on the OMR Base Answer Book.
The exam will start at 9:00 am for regular candidates and at 2:00 pm for state open school candidates. While answering the questions, it is mandatory to write the same question number on the answer sheet as the question number shown on the question paper.
Examination of eighth grade candidates of Himachal Pradesh State Open School is also starting from May 5, 2021. Class 8 examination will also be held in the morning session from 8:45 am to 12:00 pm.