Odisha Matric exams from Feb 28 across 2938 centers – Schedule announced


The annual High School Certificate (HSC) examinations conducted by the Board of Secondary Education (BSE), scheduled to begin from February 28 and end on March 10, will be held across 2938 centres across Odisha, informed board president Sushant Kumar Das today.



The exams will be held held from 9 am to 11.30 am with an exception for Mathematics for which an additional time of 15 minutes will be allotted to the students thereby making the exam timing for the subject from 9 am to 11.45 am, Das said.

As many as 605064 students will appear in the examinations, he said.


The examination time table for HSC examination- 2017 is as follows:

DATE                                SUBJECT

February 28                 First Language (Odia/others)

March 2                       Second Language (English)

March 4                       Third Language (Hindi/Sanskrit)

March 6                       Mathematics

March 8                       General Science

March 10                     Social Science

Keeping in view the upcoming panchayat elections, the exam schedule was finalised after approval from Odisha government and discussions with the State Election Commission, he said.