CBSE releases schedule for 2024 compartment exams

The final schedule for the 2024 compartment exams for classes 10 and 12 has been posted on the CBSE website at The exams will begin on July 15, 2024, and conclude on July 22.

CBSE issued the date sheet following the declaration of the list of candidates. This year, 1,32,337 students from class 10 and 1,22,170 students from class 12 have been placed in the compartment category.


Class 10 exams were held from February 15 to March 13, 2024, while Class 12 exams took place from February 15 to April 2, 2024. All exams were conducted in a single shift, starting at 10:30 AM and ending on or before 1:30 PM.

CBSE 2024 Compartment Exam Dates and Times

– Class 10: Most exams will be held from 10:30 AM to 1:30 PM. The Computer Application and Information Technology exams will be held on July 22 from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM.
– Class 12: All exams will be held on July 15 from 10:30 AM to 1:30 PM, except for subjects like Hindustani Music, Painting, Bharatnatyam-Dance, Odissi-Dance, Commercial Art, Kathak-Dance, Yoga, and Artificial Intelligence, which will take place from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM.

CBSE Compartment Exam Date Sheet

– July 15: Social Science
– July 16: Hindi
– July 18: Science
– July 19: Mathematics Standard and Mathematics Basic
– July 20: English
– July 22: Urdu, other regional languages, Sanskrit, Computer Applications, Information Technology

Exam Essentials

Similar to the main CBSE board exams, students will be given 15 minutes of reading time before the start of the test. This time allows students to read through the question paper, understand the questions, and plan their time accordingly.