The Central Board of Secondary Education has decided to introduce Python language in class 12 Computer Science from the academic session 2018-19. The Board in the recent circulars has notified that the exam is going to be set in a way where Python will be kept optional. In the upcoming Computer Science Examination, the Python and C++ Section will be optional, the students have to attempt only one section.
“In order to enable the students offering Computer Science irrespective of the programming language to appear for the Class 12 examination in 2019, the CBSE will administer, the question papers in the subject of Computer Science on the basis of 2018 having sections i.e. C++ and Python and candidates be directed to attempt any one section,” mentioned the official website.
The CBSE class 12 examinations are scheduled to be conducted from February 12 to April 3.
The students can check the date sheet from the official website. The entire schedule is available at the official website, cbse.nic.in.