Gujarat Board Exam Date Sheet 2021 will be released by the Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board for Class 10, Class 12 Exams on GSHSEB website. GSHSEB is set to announce the schedule for class X and class XII board examinations by February 1st week.
As per the latest news, the Gujarat Government has directed Gujarat Education Board to Postpone its Board exam 2021 for Class 10 and class 12 which were scheduled to be held from May 10 to 25, 2021.The decision has been taken by the government in light of the increasing COVID cases. The Gujarat government has also decided to promote students of Classes 1 to 9 and 11 without any examinations.
The board will conduct the class 10th and class 12th board exams from May 10 to May 25 and it will announce detailed exam time table on GSHSEB official web portal.
This year, some 10.5 lakh candidates are likely to register for class X board exams and an estimated 5.30 lakh candidates are likely to take for class XII general stream exams. In the case of class XII science about 1.50 lakh candidates are expected to appear in the exam.
The Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board (GSHSEB) will conduct the board exams for classes 10 and 12 from May 10. According to the date sheet released, the class 10 exams will be held between May 10 and 20 from 10 am to 1.15 pm.
The exams for class 12 general streams will be held in three shifts: from 10.30 am to 1.45 pm, 3 pm to 6.15 pm and vocational tests from 3 pm to 6 pm and continue till May 25. Science stream exam will be held from 3 pm to 6:30 pm till May 21.
Gujarat Board Exam Dates 2021
The Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board (GSHSEB) has announced board exams for classes 10 and 12 will commence from May 10. The state board’s announcement came a day after the CBSE released its schedule for secondary and higher secondary exams.
Class 10 Exam Dates 2021: According to the date sheet released by the Gujarat state education board, class 10 exams will be held between May 10 and 20 from 10 am to 1.15 pm.
Class 12 Science Stream Exam Dates 2021:Science stream exams for class 12, it stated, will be held in the evening shift, from 3 pm to 6.30 pm, between May 10 and May 21.
Class 12 General Stream Exam Dates 2021: The exams for class 12 general streams will be held in three shifts: 10.30 am to 1.45 pm, 3 pm to 6.15 pm and vocational tests from 3 pm to 6 pm and continue till May 25.
How to Download Gujarat Board Exam Date Sheet 2021
- Browse the official website of Gujarat Board Website https://gseb.org/ in your device
- In this home page, click on Board Website
- Now, click on the date sheet link
- Now click on the ‘Class 10 and Class 12 Time Table’
- From the next window, check and download the GSHSEB 2021 date sheet
Earlier, the Gujarat board had announced 30% reduction in syllabus and even made changes in the examination pattern. Usually, the exams are held in the month of March but are delayed this year due to Covid-19 pandemic.
This year, the number of exam centres will be increased from 5,500 to 6,700 to maintain social distancing norms. This will also result into the number of exam rooms going up from 60,000 to 75,000 this year. About 60% of the exams centres fall in rural areas.
According to the revised exam format, 50% of marks will be for the OMR (optical mark reader) answers and 50% for descriptive questions for class XII science students whereas for class XII general stream as well as class X candidates, the objective questions will carry 30% marks instead of 20% earlier.