Cuttack: Nearly 6lakh students will appear the annual High School Certificate Examination (HSCE) at 2,818 exam centres this year. This was informed by the the Board of Secondary Education (BSE) President Jahan Ara Begum today.
BSE President Jahan Ara Begum said that nearly 5,67,254 students will appear in the regular category while around 19,737 ex-regular students will write the examinations adding, similarly, 3,334 students will appear the exam for correspondence course. The examinations would be conducted at 2,818 exam centres this year, he added.
The board informed that a total of 302 nodal centres have been identified for safe storage of question papers. The matriculation examination will begin from 23 February 2018.