JKBOSE Class 10 and 12 Exams: The Jammu and Kashmir Board of School Education has decided to conduct the Class 10th and 12th annual exams after 15th November 2020, as per the latest update. The decision to conduct exams for Class 11 and lower classes will be taken later. Veena Pandita, Chairperson JKBOSE was quoted saying that the JKBOSE Class 10 and 12 exams will be conducted in the offline pen-and-paper based mode. She said that all COVID-19 safety measures will be ensured while conducting J Board Class 10 and 12 exams.
The Chairperson was quoted saying that the conduct of JK Board 10th and 12th exams has already been delayed to November owing to students’ that they should be given ample time for preparation. As such the Board is now planning to conduct the J&K Board Class 10 and 12 exams after 15th November 2020. Pandita also informed that the exams of both classes 10 and 12 will be conducted simultaneously on alternative days. She said that the Board is hopeful that the JKBOSE Class 10 and 12 exams will be over by 20th December 2020.
A meeting of the academic committee JKBOSE, said Pandita, will be convened in the coming days and decisions about conducting exams of JKBOSE Class 11 as well as lower classes will be taken accordingly. She also added that the Board will finalise the arrangements of setting up of exam centres for the students of JKBOSE Class 10 and 12 as well. The government had earlier already announced a reduction of 30 percent of syllabus for class 10th, 11th and 12th in view of the ongoing pandemic
Meanwhile, Joint secretary examination JKBOSE, Prof Aijaz Ahmad Hakak said they are calculating the number of students who have registered the JK Board Class 10th and 12th exams. He also said that the number of exam centres for JKBOSE 10th and 12th exams will be double this year in view of the pandemic which will decrease the number of students per exam centre by 50 percent . He added that higher education department buildings or buildings of some professional colleges will have to be utilised for exam centres.REGISTER FOR RESULTS UPDATES