The annual High School Certificate (HSC) Examination or the Matriculation examinations 2019 will begin from February 22 next year, officials said on Friday.
The Matriculation examinations for all the streams will continue till March 8, the Board of Secondary Examination (BSE) president Jahan Ara Begum said.
Practical examinations will be held between February 11 and February 16, she said.
Examinations equivalent to Matriculation such as the Madhyama for Sanskrit students and State Open School certificate examinations (for dropouts) will also be held during the same period, Begum said.
Over six lakh students will appear in the HSC exams next year.
The Council of Higher Secondary Education on Thursday said the annual Plus II examinations in Odisha will begin from March 7.
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