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2017 Uttarakhand Board Exams: 10 and 12 board exam date declared

CBSE and Uttarakhand Board have announced the dates for 2017 Board exams for High School (class 10) and Intermediate (class 12). Examination for both class 10 and 12 will commence from March 9. Uttarakhand Board Exams will start from March 17 for class 12 and March 18 for class 10. The dates were postponed due to the upcoming state elections in Uttarakhand which are scheduled to take place from 15th February to 10th March.

2017 Uttarakhand Board Exams Date Sheet

Uttarakhand Board of School Education (UBSE) also released the datesheet for class 10 and class 12 Board examination. Moreover, the first exam for class 12 students on 17th March will be Hindi or Agriculture depending upon the subject chosen. Class X students will appear for Hindi subject as their first exam on 18th March. The 2017 Uttarakhand Board exams are scheduled to take place from 10 AM onwards.

Date Sheet for Class X and XII Uttarakhand Board Examinations

Class XII Subjects Class X Subjects
17 March
Hindi, Agriculture Hindi
18 March
Military Science
20 March
Geography, Underground Science, Physics, Professional Studies
21 March
Drawing & Painting, Agriculture Crop Science (Agriculture Part-1 only), Agriculture Crop Science (Agriculture Part-2 only)
22 March
23 March
Home Science, Chemistry
Urdu, Punjabi
24 March
Hindustani music (Recital) Hindustani music (Percussion Recital)
25 March
English, Agricultural Botany (Agriculture Part-1 only), Agricultural Economics (Agriculture Part-2 only)
27 March
Sanskrit, Urdu, Punjabi
28 March
Home Science
30 March
Accountancy, Biology, Hindustani music (Melody Recital) Hindustani music (Percussion Recital), Agrophysics and Climatology (Agriculture Part-1 only), Agricultural Zoology (Agriculture Part-2 only)
31 March
Computer Science
1 April
Psychology, Pedagogy, Philosophy
3 April
Economics, Agricultural Engineering (Agriculture Part-1 only), Animal Husbandry and Veterinary (Agriculture Part-2 only)
5 April
General Knowledge
6 April
Information Technology
7 April
Agriculture Mathematics and Preliminary statistics (Agriculture Part-1 only), Agricultural Chemistry (Agriculture Part-2 only)
8 April
Political Science
Hindustani music (Melody Recital), Typing (English and Hindi)
10 April
Business Studies, Bookkeeping and Accountancy, Ranjan Art, Agriculture


Additionally, the practical examination for Uttarakhand Board exams for class 10 and 12 students will start from 15th January and conclude on 5th March, as per the schedule laid by the UBSE officials.

Exam Dates for Class 10 and 12 (session 2016-17)

Uttarakhand Board (UBSE)
Class X
9th March – 10th April
18th March – 10th April
Class XII
9th March – 29th April
17th March – 10th April

CBSE Board Date Sheet 2017 Examinations

Date sheet for class 10 has been released by CBSE along with the datesheet for class 12 on their official website. The first written exam for class 10 is Hindi (Course A and B) while class 12 students will have English (Elective and Core) as their first exam. The exams are scheduled to take place from 10:30 AM onwards. The number of students appearing for 2017 Board exams has increased from last year.