CBSE 10th & 12th Board Exams Date Sheet 2021

CBSE Exam conducted by CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education) are final examinations for Class 10 and Class 12 that happens every year in the month of March. Results for these exams are announced by end of May. However, for this year, CBSE announced that board exams will begin earlier than usual next year.

Board Exams will begin in the latter half of February 2021. It will first conduct examinations for Vocational Subjects. Core Subjects will then follow by March 2021. This list of exams that will be conducted February and March 2021 have been released on CBSE’s official website as well as the Date Sheet for 2021.


CBSE 10th & 12th Board Exams Date Sheet 2021

“The Date Sheet and the entire schedule will be released on the official website of CBSE in upcoming months,” said the board. But, to get a better understanding about Date Sheet 2021, please refer to the table below;

CBSE Date Sheet 2021Important Dates
Class 10th
The Beginning of the ExaminationsAfter 15th February 2021 (Vocational)
1st week of Mar 2021 (for Core Subjects)
Date of the Last ExaminationThe first week of April 2021
  Class 12th
Exams will Commence fromAfter 15th February 2021 (Vocational)
1st week of Mar 2021 (for Core Subjects)
Last Examination DateThe first week of April 2021


How to Download CBSE Date Sheet 2021?

While Social Media networks are bombarded with trending tweets used with #CBSE, many of the students and parents have heavily criticized the exam governing authorities for falling short on its promise to unleash the CBSE Class Tenth Examination Schedule. Even so, you may download it once available;

  • Go to this site.
  • On the website’s homepage, look for the link that says “CBSE Date Sheet 2021”. It is usually under the section “In Focus.”
  • Click the link to have the timetable appear. It should be available in PDF format.
  • Download the timetable. Print it out for future use.


Particulars Present on CBSE Date Sheet 2021

The following details will be available on the CBSE Date Sheet 2021

  • Name of the Board
  • Exam Name
  • Class Name
  • Dates for the Exams
  • Subject Name
  • Time of the Exams
  • Days for the Exams
  • Some Important Information


CBSE Date Sheet 2021: Criteria for Pass Percentage

Class 10, as confirmed by the board will have to obtain 33% in the theory and practical exams combined to be considered passing.

Important Points Related to CBSE Date Sheet 2021

  • Download and print out the date sheet for future reference.
  • Students should have the admit card for board exams.
  • Respective schools shall provide the admit cards for these students. To make sure, take 3-4 printouts.
  • Start the preparation as early as you can.
  • Have an extra pen (or pencil) and paper so you won’t have to bother other exam takers.


It would be wise to stay away from distractions like social media and the internet and focus more on the exams.

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