Nagpur: The Maharashtra State Board of Secondary & Higher Secondary Education conducted 12th class examination will begin from February 21. As the exams dates are coming closer, the Nagpur division is working full on for the exam preparations.
This year around 1,56,521 students have registered for the examination. Application of Late fee Registrations from the students are still going on. Around 300 more students are expected to fill up in the late fee applications. Nagpur Division has the highest number of students from Nagpur city. Total 36,720 candidates will be appearing from Nagpur.
Gadchiroli has the fewest with 133381 candidates appearing from there. Registrations of candidates from Nagpur Division are Bhandara- 14822, Chandrapur-27528, Nagpur Rural-26070, Wardha- 17732 and Gondia-20268.
According to information from Board office, last year 163677 students had registered for the 12th board examinations. It shows that 7156 less students have applied this year compared to last year.
411 exam centres this year
last year there were 444 examination centres in Nagpur division. But this year there will be 411 centres. Practical examination is expected to be conducted in the first week of February.