CBSE Class 12 Date Sheet 2023 (Out) | Download Board Exam Dates PDF for Science, Commerce & Arts with expert tips.

The CBSE has released the class 12 date sheet of 2023 boards exams for the Science, Commerce and Arts streams on its official website – As per the timetable, CBSE class 12th board exams started on Jan 2, 2023, and will end on Apr 5, 2023. The practical exams of class 12th were conducted from Jan 2 to Feb 14, 2023. Furthermore, class 12th CBSE board’s theory exams started on Feb 15 and will end on 5 Apr 2023. Students will also get the direct link to download the pdf of class 12th board exam dates from the official website.

On this page, you’ll get the 12th date sheet of theory and practical exams for all streams. In addition, VSI has also provided some useful preparation tips and exam day guidelines that will be helpful for the students.

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CBSE Class 12th Date Sheet 2023 – Overview

Particulars Details
Conducting Body CBSE
Date sheet Release Date Dec 29, 2022
12th Board Exam dates 2023 Feb 15 to April 5, 2023
CBSE class 12 practical exam dates 2023 Jan 2 to Feb 14, 2023
CBSE Official website

CBSE Class 12 Board Exam Dates 2023 for Science, Commerce & Arts

The below table mentions the CBSE 12th date sheet for the 2023 exams for all streams;

Class 12th Exam Date 2023 Subject Name
Feb 15, 2023 Entrepreneurship
Feb 16, 2023 Biotechnology, Engineering graphics, Electronics technology, shorthand (English and Hindi), Food nutrition & dietetics, Library & information science
Feb 17, 2023 Kathak, Bharatanatyam, Kuchipudi, Odissi, Maniupuri, kathakali, banking, horticulture
Feb 20, 2023 Hindi elective and core
Feb 21, 2023 Food production, office procedure and practices, design, data science
Feb 22, 2023 Early Childhood Care, Artificial Intelligence
Feb 23, 2023 Hindustani Music Voc, Hindustani Music Mel Ins, automotive, healthcare, cost accounting
Feb 24, 2023 English elective and core
Feb 25, 2023 Beauty & Wellness, Russian, marketing
Feb 27, 2023 Retail, Agriculture, multimedia
Feb 28, 2023 Chemistry
Mar 1, 2023 Bengali, financial markets management, typography, medical diagnostics, textile design
Mar 2, 2023 Geography
Mar 3, 2023 Yoga
Mar 4, 2023 Hindustani music vocal
Mar 6, 2023 Physics
Mar 9, 2023 Legal studies
Mar 10, 2023 Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, Sindhi, Marathi, Gujarati, Marathi, Manipuri, Malayalam, Odia, Assamese, Kannada, Arabic, Tibetan, french, German, persian, Nepali, Limbo, lepcha, telugu telangana, bodo, tangkhul, japanese, bhutia, spanish, kashmiri, mizo, sanskrit core
Mar 11, 2023 Mathematics, applied mathematics
Mar 13, 2023 Physical education
Mar 14, 2023 Fashion studies
Mar 16, 2023 Biology
Mar 17, 2023 Economics
Mar 18, 2023 Painting, graphics, sculpture, applied art (commercial art)
Mar 20, 2023 Political Science
Mar 21, 2023 NCS, Information technology
Mar 22, 2023 Tourism, Air-conditioning & refrigeration
Mar 23, 2023 Information practices, computer science
Mar 25, 2023 Business studies, Business administration
Mar 27, 2023 Urdu Elective, Sanskrit Elective, Carnatic music vocal, Carnatic music mel ins, Carnatic music per ins mridangam, Knowledge tradition & practices of India, Urdu core, Front office operations, insurance, geospatial technology, electrical technology, taxation, mass media studies
Mar 28, 2023 Web application
Mar 29, 2023 History
Mar 31, 2023 Accountancy
April 1, 2023 Home science
April 3, 2023 Sociology
April 5, 2023 Psychology

CBSE Class 12 Date Sheet for Science Streams 2023

Class 12th Exam Date 2023 Science Subject Name
Feb 16, 2023 Biotechnology
Feb 24, 2023 English elective, English core
Feb 28, 2023 Chemistry
Mar 6, 2023 Physics
Mar 11, 2023 Mathematics, applied mathematics
Mar 16, 2023 Biology

12th Time Table for Commerce Stream 2022-23

Class 12th Exam Date 2023 Science Subject Name
Feb 24, 2023 English elective, English core
Mar 11, 2023 Mathematics, applied mathematics
Mar 17, 2023 Economics
Mar 23, 2023 Informatics Practices, computer science
Mar 25, 2023 Business studies, business administration
Mar 31, 2023 Accountancy

CBSE Class 12th Board Exam Dates for Arts Stream 2022-23

Class 12th Exam Date 2023 Science Subject Name
Feb 24, 2023 English elective, English core
Mar 2, 2023 Geography
Mar 20, 2023 Political Science
Mar 29, 2023 History
April 1, 2023 Home science
April 3, 2023 Sociology
April 5, 2023 Psychology

CBSE Class 12 Date Sheet 2023 for the Practical Exams

As per the CBSE date notification, the class 12 practical exams will conduct between Jan 2 to Feb 14, 2023. Students should contact their schools to know the practical exam dates.

CBSE 12th Practical Exam Dates Notification

How to Download CBSE Class 12 Board date sheet 2023 PDF?

Follow these steps to download the CBSE Class 12th Date Sheet 2023 pdf from the official website:

  • Visit the CBSE website –
  • Then, Select the “Pariksha Sangam” tab.
  • In the recent updates section, click on “CBSE 12th Date sheet for the Main exams of 2023”.
  • Then, The 12th date sheet 2023 pdf will open in the new tab.
  • Finally, Download the pdf and save it on your desktop for future use.
Downloading the 12th Boards Timetable 2023 pdf

Check the class 12th date sheet 2023 from the CBSE official notification.

Preparation Tips for the Class 12th Board Exams 2023

  1. Begin your preparation with the NCERT class 12 books and then move on to the other reference books.
  2. Focus on understanding the concepts rather than just memorizing the topics available in the book.
  3. Make short hand-written notes of the topics that you’re studying. It will help in getting a clear understanding of topics. Further, it will also save time in revising the class 12th syllabus.
  4. Students must do written practice of the practical questions. Don’t just read the solutions to the practical problems.
  5. Spend the last 1-month doing revisions and solving the class 12th sample papers for the 2023 exams. It will help in knowing the question paper pattern and the marking scheme.
  6. Identify your weak areas and get the help of your teachers in working on those areas.

Exam Day Instructions for the 12th Students

  1. Class 12th students must follow these examination day guidelines specified by the CBSE board.
  2. The duration of time for each paper has been indicated in the date sheet.
  3. Duration of time for each subject/paper as given on the question paper be followed meticulously.
  4. Answer books would be distributed to candidates for the starting 15 minutes.
  5. Candidates would write their particulars on the answer book.
  6. Particulars shall be checked and signed by Assistant Superintendent(s).
  7. The question paper will be distributed at 10.15 A.M.
  8. From 10.15 -10.30 A.M., (15 minutes) candidates shall read the question paper.
  9. Candidates would plan a proper strategy to write the answers.
  10. At 10.30 A.M. candidates will start writing the answers.
  11. Practical examination in respect of private candidates (female and Patrachar Vidyalaya candidates appearing 1st time) will be held at the theory examination centres unless otherwise notified.
  12. Private candidates should contact the Principal of the school of their theory examination centres for the date and time of the practical examination before the theory examination is over.
  13. Class 12 practical exams for regular candidates in all the subjects will be held at each school for their own candidates.
  14. The principal of the schools may fix up the date(s) for holding practical examination(s) in different subjects in consultation with the Examiner(s) concerned.
  15. Candidates are distributed in convenient batches according to the number of examinees and the capacity of the laboratory.
  16. Date and time for examination fixed in each batch be communicated to candidates concerned well in advance.
  17. However, the practical examination of regular candidates has been completed by 15 February 2023.
  18. CBSE class 12th result is likely to be declared in the month of July 2023.
  19. No inquiries about the actual date of declaration of result shall be attended.
  20. Half an hour before the exam, the last bell will ring, which denotes that the exam is getting over in ½ hr.
  21. After the final bell rings, the examiner will take your answer sheet by coming on your respective sheets.

CBSE Class 12 Date Sheet for the Compartment Exams of 2023

CBSE has not released the compartment exam dates till now. However, students can check the tentative dates for the compartment exams of 2023.

Date Subject
July/August 2023


10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Science Theory (086)


Science without practical (090)

July/August 2023


10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Hindustani Music (034)


English Communicative (101)

English Language & Literature (184)

July/August 2023
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Mathematics (041)
July/August 2023
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Home Science (064)


Sanskrit (122)

July/August 2023


10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Hindi Course A (002)


Urdu Course A (003)

Punjabi (004)

Bengali (005)

Telugu (007)

Marathi (009)

Gujarati (010)

Manipuri (011)

Malayalam (012)

Odia (013)Kannada (015)Arabic (016)French (018)Persian (023)Nepali (024)Hindustani Music (035)Painting (049)

Hindi Course B (085)

Telugu-Telangana (089)

Urdu Course B (303)

Foundation of IT (165)

Intro to Tourism (406)

July/August 2023


10:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Social Science (087)

General instructions for the compartment paper students:-

The answer sheet would be distributed to the students between 10 A.M to 10:15 A.M. during at that time students have to fill in the respective details, whichever is mentioned in the answers sheet-like.

  1. Student name:-
  2. Student father name:-
  3. Subject name:-
  4.  Subject code:-
  5.  Set no:-
  6.  No of supplementary used:-
  7.  A person with disabilities:-
  8.  Whether the writer provided:-
  9.  Roll no:-
  10.  Subject code:-
  11.  Center no:-
  12.  School no:-
  13.  Roll no in words:-
  14. Signature of the candidate

In addition to the theory Examination, the practical examination will also be held for those students, who have failed in their practical subject involving practical.
Candidates are allowed to give compartment paper, only when they have passed in the practical examination.
The information about the practical examination will be updated.

CBSE Compartment Fee 2023 for Class 12th Regular Students

Dates Class 12th Regular 
  All India Scheme Foreign School Candidates
July 2023 (without late fee) INR 200 per subject INR 1000 per subject
July 2023 INR 1000  
July 2023 INR 5000  

CBSE Compartment 2023 – Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria for the CBSE compartment exam 2023 are mentioned below:

  1. Out of the five subjects, if any student failed in one of the subjects then the student is eligible for the CBSE compartment exam 2023.
  2. Out of the 6 subjects if a student failed any two of them, then the student can appear for anyone CBSE compartmental exam.

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Ques 1. When was CBSE Class 12th board exams 2023 started?

The CBSE class 12th board exams 2023 started start on Feb 15, 2023. Furthermore, the last exam will be on April 5, 2023.

Ques 2. From where to download the CBSE 12th date sheet?

Students can download the date sheet of the class 12th exams from the CBSE official website –

Ques 3. What Changes does CBSE Make in its revised date sheet for class 12th board exams?

As per the official notification of the CBSE on 30 Dec 2022, the papers of class 12th board exams falling on 4 April 2023 were shifted to 27 March 2023. Besides this, there is no change in any exam schedule.

Ques 4. What to do if there is a clash between two subjects on CBSE class 12th exam dates?

This is a rare situation because CBSE Schedule its exam dates by giving proper preparation leaves between each paper. If this happens, you can contact your school or board officials for a solution.

Ques 5. What to do after class 12th?

After class 12th students can pursue undergraduate degrees in a respective field and various short term courses suitable to them. To know about UG degrees and short term courses in details students can visit courses after 12th page.