The Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE) Rawalpindi has formally declared that the matric exams in Punjab for the year 2024 are set to start on March 1, 2024.
This announcement stems from a gathering held at BISE Rawalpindi by the Punjab Boards Committee of Chairmen, confirming the tentative date sheet for the 9th and 10th annual examinations in 2024.
To maintain uniformity across all educational boards in Punjab, the Punjab Boards Committee of Chairmen has collaborated to ensure adherence to a common date sheet and timetable for the annual matric exams.
As per the provisional date sheet for Punjab matric exams, the 10th-grade papers will commence with History of Pakistan on March 1, followed by Punjabi on March 2, English Compulsory on March 4, and Arabic on March 5. Successive subjects will undergo examination on assigned dates, with the ultimate test in Urdu Compulsory scheduled for March 18.
The examinations for the 9th grade are scheduled to begin on March 19, kicking off with Economics and History of Pakistan. Subsequently, English is set for March 20, Arabic on March 21, and the final exam for Pakistan Studies is slated for April 4.
Morning session papers are scheduled to start at 8:30 AM, while the evening session exams will begin at 1:30 PM, except on Fridays when the evening session will commence at 2:30 PM.
It is essential to highlight that this date sheet has been collectively decided by the Punjab Board Committee of Chairman, and the final date sheet will be officially announced by the respective boards.