Matric exams to start from June 17: PBCC

Staff Reporter

The Punjab Board Committee of Chairmen (PBCC) has released schedule for Matriculation and Intermediate examinations. A meeting of PBCC was held in Lahore on Tuesday.

During proceeding of the meeting, the committee members asked all the educational boards of Punjab to hold Matric exams from June 17.

The PBCC decided to hold 9th grade exams from July 27. It also directed the boards concerned to conduct Intermediate Part 1 exams from August 11 and Intermediate Part 2 exams from July 2 this year.

Matriculation results will be declared on August 30. While Intermediate Part 2 results will be out on Sept 14.

Results of Class 9th will be announced on Oct 29, and Intermediate Part 1 results will be declared on Nov 14. The PBCC has decided not to hold any practical exams this year.

Earlier the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) has decided to refer the matter of opening the educational institutes to the Inter-Provincial Education Ministers Conference (IPEMC).

It has been decided to refer the matter of reopening educational institutes to the IPEMC. But it has also been decided that board exams all across the country will be held in any case.