NOIDA: All the students of class 9 and 10 studying under the Uttar Pradesh Board of Secondary Education (UPMSP) will write their final exams on a new pattern as per the recommendation of the National Education Policy (NEP). The question paper will be divided into two parts. Also Read – UP Board Result 2022: UPMSP likely to declare UP Board results for class 10, 12 in June. details here
In the first section, 30 per cent marks will be earmarked for Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) which will be answered on the OMR sheet. The second section will carry 70 percent marks and will be descriptive in nature. Secondary Education Minister Gulab Devi said, “The academic calendar will be uploaded on the websites of the schools. Students will express their opinion on moral and relevant issues like human values, character building, patriotism, social service, life of great personalities, environment and water conservation, health and traffic rules. Also Read – UP Board 2022 Result Big News Update: Board fixes marks for wrong questions
The education minister further said that all schools should complete the syllabus by January 20 next year. The department also proposes to conduct career counseling sessions in schools. Also read- UP Board Exam 2022: UPMSP 10th, 12th Practical Exam 2022 to start from tomorrow. see details here
For continuous and comprehensive evaluation of students, the board will conduct five monthly tests. While three will be based on Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs), two will be descriptive. ‘School Chalo Abhiyan’ will also be organized to reduce the dropout rate in secondary schools.
(with agency input)