Common examinations at the end of class eight are known as JSC (Junior School Certificate) and in Madrasas it is known as JDC (Junior Dakhil Certificate). These exams are going to start from Tuesday.
This year the total number of examinees is around 18.62 including 3.23 lakh Madrasa students.
There will be common question papers for the JSC examinees
Many of the students who failed last year are also appearing this year.
JSC students will have to seat for nine subjects and JDC students will take part in ten subjects.
The examinations end on November 21