Following the CBSE and CISE suit, Union HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank has officially announced the NIOS Board Exam 2020 datesheet for both 10th and 12th Class students. The NIOS 10th and 12th Exam 2020 will start from 17th July 2020.
NIOS Exam 2020 which is generally held in the month of March – April, was delayed due to the outbreak of Coronavirus pandemic. But, now the Board, in consultation with HRD Ministry has confirmed that the NIOS Board Exam 2020 will be held in July 2020.
As per the datesheet released by the HRD Minister, NIOS Board Exam 2020 will commence on 17th July 2020 and continue until 13th August 2020 when the final examination will be held. The NIOS 10th Class Datesheet 2020 confirmed that the exam for secondary students will commence on 17th July 2020 with Hindustani Music paper and conclude on 11th August 2020 when the final paper for Employability Skills or Carnatic Music will be held.
On similar lines, for senior secondary students i.e. NIOS 12th Board Exam 2020, the exam will end on 13th August 2020 when final paper for Tourism will be held.
In terms of exam time or time slots for the exam, the 10th Class i.e. Secondary Exam will be held in afternoon session from 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM i.e. exam paper will be of two hours. On the other hand, the 12th Class i.e. Senior Secondary Exam will also be held in afternoon session i.e. from 2:30 to 5 PM i.e. 3 Hour exam duration.
The Datesheets for Class X and Class XII examinations by @niostwit have now been released.
— Dr Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank (@DrRPNishank) May 31, 2020