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Bihar Board 12th Routine 2021

The Bihar School Examination Board (BSEB) had released the revised exam dates for class 12th in December 2020. As per the revised schedule, the BSEB 12th exam will commence from 1st February to 13th February 2021, whereas previously, the exam was scheduled to be conducted from 2nd February 2021. Moreover, the practical examinations will run from 9th January 2021 to 18th January 2021.

BSEB class 12th examinations will be conducted in two shifts. The first shift will be from 9.45 AM to 12.45 PM, while the second shift will be from 1.45 PM to 5.00 PM. Students can download the date sheet from the official website of the board. Please note that the exams will commence in the written mode and not online.

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Important Dates of Bihar Board 12th Exam Routine 2021

Generally, the Intermediate/12th exam schedule is issued by the BSEB on its official website and conducts the examinations in February every year. Last year, BSEB held the class 12th board exam from 3rd February 2020 to 13th February 2020. Similarly, BSEB conducts the 2021 board exams in February, but the exam schedule was released via media reports. All important dates regarding the Bihar board 12th date sheet 2021 and timings are given below.



Revised date sheet release date

21st December 2020

Exam dates

1st February 2021 to 13th February 2021

Practical exam dates

9th January 2021 - 18th January 2021

Release of results

March end (tentative)

Bihar Board 12th Routine 2021 Highlights

Here are the highlights of the Bihar board 12th exam routine 2021:

Conducting authority

Bihar School of Education Board 

Exam commencement date

1st February 2021

Exam end date

13th February 2021

Official website

Bihar Board 12th Exam Dates 2021

Bihar board released the revised class 12th routine 2021 via media reports. The exam schedule is available for all streams, i.e., Arts, Science, and Commerce. As per the routine, Bihar board 12th exam 2021 will be held in two shifts. The first shift will be from 9:30 AM to 12:45 PM, while the second shift will take place from 1:45 PM to 5:00 PM.

Date and Day of Exam First Shift (9:30 AM to 12:45 PM) Second shift (1:45 PM to 5 PM)
117- Physics
I.A. 322- Political Science
Vocational 401- Hindi
Vocational 401- R.B. Hindi (Only in old pattern)
I.Sc 121- Mathematics I.A. 323- Geography
I.A. 327- Mathematics Vocational 403- English
I.Sc 118- Chemistry I.A. 305- English
I.Sc 105- English I.A. 321- History
I.Com 205- English Vocational Elective Subject Trade Paper – 1 (From Sub. Code 404 to 430)
I.Sc 119- Biology I.A. 306- Hindi
I.Sc 106- Hindi I.A. 326- Economics
I.Com 206- Hindi Vocational Elective Subject Trade Paper – 2 (From Sub. Code 431 to 457)
08-02-2021(Monday)  I.Sc 120- Agriculture I.A. 324- Psychology
I.Com 217- Business Studies I.Com 218- Entrepreneurship
I.A. 320- Philosophy
I.Com 219- Economics
I.Sc 101- N.R.B. (Only in old pattern)
318- Music
I.Com 201- N.R.B. (Only in old pattern)
I.A. 301- N.R.B. (Only in old pattern)
Vocational 485- Physics, 486- Chemistry, 487- Biology, 488-

Mathematics, 489- Agriculture,

490- Business Study, 491- Accountancy, 492-

Entrepreneurship, 493- History,

494- Political Science, 495- Sociology, 496-

Economics, 497- Psychology, 498- Home Science,

499- Geography, 500- Music, 501- Philosophy, 502- Yoga & Phy. Education, 503- Urdu, 504- Maithili, 505- Sanskrit, 506- Prakrit, 507- Magahi, 508-

Bhojpuri, 509- Arabic, 510- Persian, 511- Pali, 512- Bangla
Vocational 402- Foundation Course
I.Sc 102- M.B. Alt.Eng., 103- M.B. Urdu, 104- M.B.

Maithili (Only in old pattern)
I.A. 325- Sociology
I.Com 202- M.B. Alt.Eng., 203- M.B. Urdu, 204- M.B.

Maithili (Only in old pattern)
Elective Subject Trade Paper – 3 (From Sub. Code 458 to 484) (Only in old pattern)
I.A. 302- M.B. Alt.Eng., 303- M.B. Urdu, 304- M.B.

Maithili (Only in old pattern)
12-02-2021(Friday)   I.Sc 122- Computer Science, 123- Multi Media & Web.

319- Home Science
I.Com 221- Computer Science, 222- Multi Media & Web.

I.A. 317- Yoga & Phy. Edu., 328- Computer Science 329- Multi-Media & Web. Tech. I.Com 220- Accountancy
I.Sc 107- Urdu, 108- Maithili, 109- Sanskrit, 110- Prakrit,

111- Magahi,

112- Bhojpuri, 113- Arabic, 114- Persian, 115- Pali,

116- Bangla
I.Com 207- Urdu, 208- Maithili, 209- Sanskrit, 210- Prakrit,

211- Magahi,

212- Bhojpuri, 213- Arabic, 214- Persian, 215- Pali,

216- Bangla
I.A. 307- Urdu, 308- Maithili, 309- Sanskrit, 310- Prakrit,

311- Magahi,

312- Bhojpuri, 313- Arabic, 314- Persian, 315- Pali,

316- Bangla


  • N.R.B., MB Alt. Eng., M.B. Urdu, and M.B. Maithili examinations will be conducted from 9:30 AM to 11:15 AM.
  • A “Cool off” time of 15 minutes will be given to candidates to read and analyse the questions for planning the answers accordingly. Candidates are not supposed to write the answer to any question during the “Cool off” time.

  • A “Cool off” time of 15 minutes will be given to N.R.B., MB Alt. Eng., M.B. Urdu, and M.B. Maithili, but the examination period will be 1 hour & 30 minutes.

  • Practical examinations will be held between 9th January 2021 to 18th January 2021.

Bihar Board 12th Exam Dates 2021 PDF

The class 12th exam schedule is crucial to the students since they can plan and prepare their studies as per the exam schedule. Students can download the BSEB 12th exam schedule 2021 from the official website of the board. The BSEB class 12th exam dates 2021 PDF file can be downloaded using the link given below. Students are requested to keep track of the BSEB official website for periodic updates and stay in touch with this portal for priority updates. 

How to Download Bihar Board 12th Exam Dates 2021 PDF?

Follow the steps mentioned below to download Bihar board 12th exam dates 2021 from the official website of the board:

Step 1: Visit the official website of BSEB -

Step 2: Look for the "Bihar 12th Routine 2021" link on the home page. Click on that link.

Step 3: On the new page, Bihar Board 12th/Intermediate Routine 2021 will be displayed.

Step 4: Download and save the routine 2021 PDF for further reference.

BSEB Inter New Exam Pattern

Bihar board has introduced new marking scheme guidelines for intermediate examination. If a student fails to score minimum qualifying marks in compulsory subjects, the additional subject marks will be considered. Students must note that the BSEB 12th exams' mandatory subjects must include two language papers - Language 1 (Hindi or English) and Language 2 (languages other than Language 1). Therefore, the newly introduced change will enable students to obtain an aggregate pass mark. Watch the following video to get clarity on BSEB Inter new exam pattern.

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