Bhubaneswar, 06/11/2017 ( Odisha Samachar / Abhisek Mohanty )- : The Board of Secondary Education (BSE) on Monday announced that the High School Certificate Examinations-2018 will begin from February 23 and will continue till March 8.
The schedule: Odia (Feb 23), English (Feb 26), Hindi/ Sanskrit (Feb 28), Math (Mar 3), General Science (Mar 6), Social Sciences (Mar 8).
The examinations will be conducted between 9 AM and 11.30 AM. However, extra 15 minutes will be allotted for the mathematics paper.
This year, 100 more exam centres will be included to the existing number of centres. The exam will be conducted in all three categories including BSE, Open School Exam and Sanskrit Board Exam.
The last date for filling up of application forms without fine is November 16. However, the students who register and deposit the fees by November 16 have to submit the application by November 17 midnight.
Those who fail to fill up their online forms (deposit of fee) by November16, can do the same by November 21 with fine and submit their forms by midnight of November 22.
The regular students will have to deposit Rs 320 for the exam fee while students under Quasi-Regular, Ex-Regular, Correspondence-Regular and Correspondence-Ex-regular categories will have to deposit Rs 405. Fine for late registration and submission is Rs 50.