CGBSE: Chhattisgarh Board of Secondary Education

The CGBSE is the education board in the state of Chhattisgarh . The Chhattisgarh Board of Secondary Education was formed to improve the quality of education in the state by promoting and developing secondary education in the state. The main role of the CGBSE is to conduct the class 10 and 12 exams for all the schools affiliated to the Chhattisgarh board across the state.

Chhattisgarh Board Overview

Chhattisgarh Board of Exams Name Chhattisgarh Board of Secondary Education
Abbreviated as CGBSE
Headquarters Raipur, Chhattisgarh
Inception November 1, 2000
Administered by Chhattisgarh State Government
Official Language Hindi
Primary Role Conducting High School and Higher Secondary Exams
Official Website http://cgbse.nic.in/

CGBSE Details

The Chhattisgarh Board of Secondary Education or the CGBSE is a board of education in the state of Chhattisgarh which is responsible for conducting the high school exams (class 10) and higher secondary exams (class 12). There are a few other exams which are also being conducted by the Chhattisgarh board like Higher Secondary (Professional) School leaving certificate exam, etc.

Apart from conducting exams, the CGBSE is also responsible for promoting and developing secondary education in the state, providing affiliations to schools, proposing curriculum, syllabus and books, increase retention rate, improving the quality of education, etc.

Statistical Overview of CGBSE Class 10 and 12 Exams

  • Total Students in CGBSE 10th and 12th Exams

The class 10 and class 12 exams are conducted every year by the Chhattisgarh education board across various test-centres in the state. The exams are generally conducted in the months of March and April and each of the exams is taken by almost 25 to 30 thousand students. Below is an overview of the total students appearing for class 10 and 12 exams in the past couple of years.

Statistical Overview of CGBSE Class 10 and 12 Exams

It can be seen that the total students appearing for class 12 and 10 exams are increasing which shows the enrolments are high. Also, CGBSE has a good retention rate as the difference between total students in class 10 and 12 are less.

  • Performance of Students in Class 10 and 12

The Chhattisgarh board thrives to improve the quality of education in the affiliated schools. In general, the pass percentage of CGBSE board is good and is increasing in the past couple of months. The details of the overall pass percentage, pass percentage of girls, and the pass percentage of boys are given below.

Statistical Overview of CGBSE Class 10 and 12 Exams

CGBSE Syllabus and Books

The Chhattisgarh Board of Secondary Education is responsible for prescribing the syllabus for the affiliated schools in the state. The board designs the syllabus strategically and introduces all the topics to the students in a brain-mapped way.

Apart from the syllabus, the Chhattisgarh board is also responsible for publishing books. The council that publishes books is called the State Council of Educational Research & Training

Chhattisgarh , Raipur or the SCERT Chhatisgarh. The books introduce each topic in avery easy to understand way. Check out the syllabus and books of Chhattisgarh from the links given below:

  • CGBSE Syllabus
  • CGBSE Books

CGBSE Exam Pattern

In the CGBSE exam, there are objective as well as subjective questions. The total marks in the class 10 exams are 100 in which 75 marks is written while the remaining 25 are the internal marks. The total duration of the exams are 3 hours and the same pattern is even followed in class 12 exam also. The exam pattern of CGBSE class 10 and 12 can be better understood by checking the sample papers and previous year question papers which are provided below.

CGBSE Exam Dates and Results

Generally, the class 10 exams are conducted in the month of March while the class 12 exams are conducted from March to April. The class 10 exams start by the first week of March and end by last week of March while the class 12 exams start by the first week of March and end by the first week of April. The board declares the results within a month after the commencement of the exams. The exam and result dates of 2018 are given below.

CGBSE Board Exam 2018 Dates

Exam Name Exam Dates Result Dates
CGBSE Class 10 Exam March 5 to March 28, 2018 May 9, 2018
CGBSE Class 12 Exam March 7 to April 2, 2018 May 9, 2018

CGBSE Exam Materials

Exam Blueprint Sample Papers
Previous Year Question Papers Model Papers
Preparation Tips for Class 10 Preparation Tips for Class 12

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