Class XII math paper stumps students

March 21, 2013, 12:00 am

Class 12 students from the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) said they saw stars when they began writing their mathematics paper in Bangalore on Wednesday, describing it as tough and that several questions were out of syllabus. Meritorious students who were expecting 80 per cent to 90 per cent marks... Full News

CBSE is planning to start a course on human rights and gender studies

March 19, 2013, 12:00 am

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is planning to introduce a course titled ‘Human Rights and Gender Studies’ as a new elective for classes XI – XII. The salient features of the Elective Course are to: 1. Strengthen the of respect for human rights, gender... Full News

RIMS International first city school to get the latest CBSE-i accreditation

March 18, 2013, 12:00 am

RIMS International will be the first school in the city to get the latest CBSE-i accreditation. The new curriculum, bench marked by CBSE will address global and local needs. The curriculum was initiated and incorporated since 2011-12 across 26 schools in the middle-east. "CBSE had decided to shortlist 50 schools... Full News

CBSE has uploaded admit cards for IIT-JEE (Main)- 2013

March 18, 2013, 12:00 am

The Central Board of Secondary Education will be conducting the Joint Entrance Examination (Main)-2013 at different centres located in 112 cities throughout the country and abroad on 7th April, 2013 (Sunday). The Admit Card for the candidates have been uploaded on the JEE website which may be downloaded. The discrepancy... Full News

CBSE is set to introduce open book exam for classes 9, 10 from 2014-15

March 16, 2013, 12:00 am

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is introducing the open book examination system for classes 9 and 10 from the academic year 2014-15. The Board’s decision comes in the wake of an announcement made by the Ministry of Human Resource Development in Parliament on Wednesday. “It’s a great initiative. However, an... Full News

CBSE Class XII board accountancy exam foxes students

March 16, 2013, 12:00 am

The CBSE Class XII board accountancy paper on Friday proved challenging, particularly tricky was the HOTS (higher order thinking skills) section. Having sailed through relatively easy papers earlier, on Friday even above-average students emerged from the examination hall looking grim and worried. Set three’s question number 22 was of BCom... Full News

CBSE against tobacco

March 15, 2013, 12:00 am

Going beyond academics, the CBSE is launching initiatives to shape the lives of students and make them responsible citizens of tomorrow. As part of this the premier academic body is now driving home the twin messages of conserving energy and abjuring tobacco. The CBSE is reminding students that India... Full News

Students unaware of CBSEs online classroom

March 14, 2013, 12:00 am

In an effort to reach its students in a more casual way and to let them understand study projects and various subject oriented topics, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) logged on to YouTube to start its own channel - CBSEChannel - on the video sharing portal. While CBSE... Full News

CBSE proposes to introduce an open book examination system for class 10

March 14, 2013, 12:00 am

CBSE has proposed to introduce an ’open book examination’ system in class 9 and 10 from 2014 wherein students will be informed of relevant chapters on which questions will be based. As per the concept, while students will not be allowed to carry textbooks inside the examination hall, they will... Full News

CBSE schools approach board chairman

March 14, 2013, 12:00 am

Kerala CBSE Schools Management Association delegation which met CBSE Chairman, Vineet Joshi, in Delhi on Monday and briefed him on the confusion and contradiction likely to result from the insistence on follow two types of syllabus in the same school. The association claims that there is a demand from the Kerala... Full News