The Uttar Pradesh Mahdyamik Shiksha Parishad has announced the dates for UP Board Class 10, Class 12 examinations for the year 2020-21. As per the announcement made on Wednesday afternoon, the high-school examinations will start from April and will continue till May 10.
The UP Board exam dates were announced by Deputy CM Dinesh Sharma today. The UP Board Exams 2021 for both class 10 and class 12 would be conducted in shifts. The first shift would be from 8 am to 11.15 am and the second shift would be from 2 pm to 5.15 pm. The Class 10 UP board and Class 12 UP board exams will start with a Hindi paper on the first day.
According to UPMSP, over 29 lakh students will take the Uttar Pradesh Class 10 exams and around 26 lakh students will appear for UPMSP Class 12 exams this year.
The practical exams were already started by the Board in February. The first phase practical exams will be held from February 3 to 12, 2021, and the practical exam in the second phase will be held from February 13 to 22, 2021. A total of 1058617 candidates will appear in the practical examination in 39 districts of 10 mandals. The board has appointed 7505 testers across the state. A total of 18 zones have been created for both phases of examinations.