Devbrat Patnaik

Bhubaneswar: The Board of Secondary Education (BSE) in Odisha has announced the dates of the annual high school certificate (HSC) or the matriculation examination for the year 2020. As per latest reports, the Annual Matric Board Examinations-2020 will commence from February 19 and conclude on March 2.

A notification regarding the time table of the Matric examinations has also been reportedly issued by the BSE.

February 19 (Wednesday)- Odia Language

February 22 (Saturday)- English

February 24 (Monday)- Sanskrit/Hindi

February 26 (Wednesday) - Mathematics

February 28 (Friday)- General Science

March 2 (Monday) - Social Studies.

Board officials further informed that the examination will be held in various centres across the State from 10 AM to 11:30 PM, while the students will be given an additional 15 minutes during Mathematics exam.

It is pertinent to mention that the State School and Mass Education minister Samir Ranjan Dash had hinted at the commencement of the annual Class 10 Board examinations for the current academic year in the third week of February 2020.

More details are awaited.