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Odisha CHSE Exam Pattern 2022-23: Check Class 12 Pattern, Marking Scheme

Diksha Sharma
Diksha SharmaUpdated On: January 27, 2023 09:53 pm IST

Odisha CHSE Exam Pattern 2022-23 has been released by the board. Check here the changes in pattern along with the detailed subject wise exam pattern.

Odisha 12 Exam Pattern 2022-23
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Odisha 12th Exam Pattern 2022-23: Every year, Council of Higher Secondary Education, Odisha releases the exam pattern for class 12th exam. It is very essential for the students to go through the Odisha CHSE Exam Pattern 2022-23 which will help them understand what type of questions will be asked in the exam and how they need to answer those. Knowing about the Odisha 12th Exam Pattern 2022-23 will also help the students prepare their strategy accordingly based on the pattern of the question paper. Odisha has made some changes in the Odisha 12 Exam Pattern 2022-23 which will be discussed on this page. Along with this, we will also discuss other major points related to Odisha CHSE Exam Pattern 2023 such as exam pattern, subject wise pattern, marking scheme, grading system, etc.

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Changes Introduced in Odisha 12th Exam Pattern 2023

The board is the one who decides the pattern to be followed for Odisha class 12th board exams. Even though the overall pattern for the exam remains same for each year, there are some changes that have been made to the pattern by the board this year. As per the changes, the exam will now have 80% weightage for performance of the students in the final board exams. Meanwhile, the remaining 20% weightage will be provided to the performance of the students in the internal assessments. Some of the major points regarding this change in Odisha Class 12 Exam Pattern 2022-23 are listed below:

  • Candidates can choose the fifth subject based on the optional subjects that are offered and their areas of interest.
  • In 2023, the exam will be taken offline.
  • Three hours total are given for one subject.
  • Subjects with required practical components are taught in two periods.
  • Before the theory test, the practicals are given. Both the theoretical and practical grades are included in the final grade.
  • The paper can be written in English or Hindi, and Odia may choose to write it only in that language.

Why is Odisha Board Bringing These Changes?

These changes have been decided by the board to segregate the marking pattern and syllabus for the students. The weightage will help the students perform better in both internal and external exams. Moreover, the board has also declared that the score obtained by the candidates in the higher weightage system will be considered. This has been done to ensure that the candidates are provided highest marks possible irrespective of their internal or external performance.

Odisha CHSE Exam Pattern 2023 Highlights

Given in the table below are some of the major highlights for Odisha 12 Exam Pattern 2022-23:

Exam Mode

Offline

Board

Council of Higher Secondary Education(CHSE)

Medium

Hindi & English

Duration

3 Hours

Type of Questions

Multiple Choice, Long/Short Questions

Subjects

Hindi, English Mathematics, Science, Social Science, Additional Subject

Total Marks

100

Theory Exam

80%

Internal Assessment

20%

Passing Marks

33% Aggregate in Each Subject & Overall

Negative Marking

NA

Odisha CHSE Exam Pattern 2022-23

The Odisha Class 12th Exam Pattern 2022-23 will face some changes now onwards. To keep the syllabus in line with NTA and CBSE, the overall syllabus has been revised and reduced by 30%. The time duration for different subjects ranges from 2.5 to 3 hours depending on the subject. The total marks for each subject will be 100. Out of total marks, 70 marks will be for final theory exam and 30 marks will be for the practical exam. For the subjects without any practical, the exam will be for a total of 100 marks. The exam will be conducted in the offline mode (pen and paper). The overall weightage as per Odisha 12th Exam Pattern 2022-23 will be 100% (80% weightage for theory paper and 20% weightage for internal assessment). The paper will be designed in such a way that it includes different question types such as Multiple choice, very short, short and long answer questions. The marks weightage for long and short answer questions will range from 1 mark to 5 marks. The overview of Odisha Class 12 Exam Pattern 2022-23 can be understood through the table below:

Stream

Subjects

Marks

Duration

Science

Mathematics, Botany, Physics, Chemistry, Zoology

70 Marks

3 Hours

Commerce

Business, Mathematics, and Statistics, Accounting, Computer Applications, Business Studies, and MGMT

100 Marks

3 Hours

Arts

History, Political Science, Mathematics, Economics, Education

100 Marks

3 Hours

Language

English, Odia, Hindi, Sanskrit, MIL Odia

100 Marks

3 Hours

Subject Wise Odisha CHSE Exam Pattern 2022-23

Even though the overall Odisha 12th Exam Pattern 2022-23 will be the same for all the subjects, there are some minor specifications for each subject pattern. We will discuss in this section the subject wise Odisha 12th Exam Pattern 2022-23 and their marking scheme:

Odisha 12th Exam Pattern 2022-23 for Physics

The Physics paper as per the Odisha Class 12th Exam Pattern 2022-23 will have a time duration of 3 hours. It is Science paper so the exam will be conducted for 100 marks in total out of which 70 marks will be for theory exam and remaining 30 marks will be for practical exam. The mode of the exam will be offline. The paper will be divided into multiple sections and components. There will be short and long answer questions types in the exam.

The exam pattern and topic wise weightage for class 12th Physics can be checked below:

Chapters

Marks

Electric charges and fields

15

Electrostatic potential and capacitance

Current Electricity

Magnetic effect of Current and magnetism

16

Magnetism and matter

Electromagnetic induction and Alternating current

Electromagnetic waves

17

Optics

Waves Optics

Dual nature of Radiation and matter

10

Atoms and Nuclei

Semiconductor electronics

12

Communication System

Total marks

70

Odisha 12th Exam Pattern 2022-23 for Mathematics (Non-Science)

The Mathematics paper as per the Odisha Class 12th Exam Pattern 2022-23 will have a time duration of 3 hours. The mode of the exam will be offline. There will be short and long answer questions types in the exam.

The exam pattern and topic wise weightage for class 12th Mathematics can be checked below:

Chapters

Marks

Relations and Functions

20

Algebra

20

Differential Calculus

20

Integral Calculus

20

Vectors and Three-Dimensional Geometry

20

Total

100


Odisha 12th Exam Pattern 2022-23 for Chemistry

The Chemistry paper as per the Odisha Class 12th Exam Pattern 2022-23 will have a time duration of 3 hours. It is Science paper so the exam will be conducted for 100 marks in total out of which 70 marks will be for theory exam and remaining 30 marks will be for practical exam. The mode of the exam will be offline. The paper will be divided into multiple sections and components. There will be short and long answer questions types in the exam.

The exam pattern and topic wise weightage for class 12th Chemistry can be checked below:

Chapters

Marks

Solid State

23

Solutions

Electrochemistry

Chemical Kinetics

19

Surface Chemistry

General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements

p - Block Elements

d and f Block Elements

Coordination Compounds

28

Haloalkanes and Haloarenes

Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers

Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids

Organic compounds containing Nitrogen

Polymers

Chemistry in Everyday life

Total marks

70

Odisha CHSE Exam Pattern 2023 - Marking Scheme

The marking scheme for Odisha class 12th represents the method through which marks will be allotted to each of the questions in the exam. The marking scheme will help the students to analyze how they must answer the questions in the exam to generate higher marks. Some of the important points related to the marking scheme for Odisha Class 12 Exam Pattern 2022-23 are as follows:

  • In class 12, each subject is worth 100 points, and the total is 500.
  • The topic that has practical exams is worth 30 points for the practical and 70 points for the theory tests.
  • Candidates must receive at least 30% in each subject to pass. Additionally, a passing score on the CHSE Odisha final exam must be 33% overall.
  • Any candidate who received a score of 30% across the board but fell shot of a 33% overall will be deemed unsuccessful.
  • A candidate who fails will need to show up for additional exams.
  • 80% of the marks will be determined by how well the student performs on the final test, and 20% of the marks will depend on quarter end performance.

Odisha Class 12th Exam Pattern for Internal Assessment

The internal assessment is a major benchmark for class 12th exam as it will test the eligibility of the students to sit for written exam. The internal assessment as per Odisha 12th exam pattern 2022-23 has been divided into multiple components such as:

Internal Assessment

20 Marks

Test 1 MCQ

4 Marks

Test 2 MCQ

4 Marks

Test 3 MCQ

4 Marks

Test 4 Descriptive

4 Marks

Test 5 Descriptive

4 Marks

Odisha Class 12th Grading System

Based on the overall marks secured by the candidates, they will be awarded certain grade points. Based on the grade points, the students will be awarded specific grades in the exam. The grading system is important to understand as it forms the basis of result for the students. Given in the table below is the Odisha Class 12th Grading System:

Grades

Grades point

Marks

A1

10

91-100

A2

09

81-90

B1

08

71-80

B2

07

61-70

C1

06

51-60

C2

05

41-50

D

04

33-40

E1

C

21-32

E2

C

00-20

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