(For External Students of Class VIII, IX, X, XI & XII)

For class VIII, IX & XFor Class XI & XII

  • Quarterly
  • Mid-Term
  • Pre Mock
  • Mock Test


  • Half-Yearly
  • Mock Test – I
  • Mock Test – II
  • Annual Exam

Pathfinder’s CBSE Test programme is regarded by the student community as the most comprehensive and essential preparation tool forevery CBSE Board aspirants.

Question Papers are prepared by Expert faculty members with years of experience in CBSE level. Answer sheets are assessed by CBSE Examiners. Students are provided with detailed Model Answers for all the examinations prepared strictly as per latest CBSE norms. In doubt-clearing classes, students clear their doubts and unsolved problems individually from respective subject teacher.Virtual Classes are conducted after each exam.


  • Board Pattern Question Papers: The question papers of the Mock Tests are being prepared exactly as per CBSE syllabus and specifically keeping the new question pattern in mind.
  • Assessment of Answer Sheets: Answer sheets are assessed by a team of eminent teachers, with wide experience as CBSE examiners. The answer sheets are evaluated as per the latest Examiners’ instructions of the CBSE Board.
  • Model Answers: Model answers for the programme are prepared, strictly as per the guidelines of CBSE Board, by a select group of highly reputed teachers. Indeed, these ‘MODEL’ answers help the students to learn the ‘best’ answers for all questions and help them to score maximum marks in Board examinations.
  • Doubt Clearing Classes: Another important feature is our Doubt Clearing classes where students can clear their doubts regarding their mistakes. Moreover they get to know the correct answering techniques from teachers on a one-on-one basis. These classes are conducted after each set of Mock Test.
  • Capsule Programme: Before the end of the Academic Year, we conduct Capsule classes for our class X and XII students.
    In this programme we have allotted a specific duration of class for each subject. Specialist teachers gives students an overview of the whole syllabus giving importance H.O.T.S. (High Order Thinking Skill) Questions, the key words to be mentioned in an answer and stressing on the important topic in their tent books which is a must read before their Board Examination.
    A month before the Board Examination helpline are provided to students, for their last minute doubts.

A never-before initiative by Pathfinder

After each Mock Test, Paper Setters will conduct Virtual Classes to discuss analytically every question of the entire question paper for all subjects. They will further explain:

  • If any particular question may be framed with a different approach.
  • For a particular question, what are the common mistakes committed by the Students.


For Class VIII: English Language,Mathematics &Science.

For Class IX: English Literature & Language, Mathematics, Science, Social Science& Bengali or Hindi.

For Class X: English Communication, Mathematics, Science, Social Science & Bengali or Hindi – A & B(only Mock Test).

For Class XI: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics& Biology.

For Class XII: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology, Computer Science &English Core (Only Mock),

*Recent changes in CBSE Board curriculum, 2018-19

Examination Schedule (2018-’19)


Mid-Term 7th August ’18 — 9thAugust ’18
Mock Test 29th January ’19 — 31stJanuary ’19


Mid-Term 13th August ’18 — 16thAugust ’18
Pre Mock 10th December ’18 — 14th December ’18
Mock Test 28thJanuary ’19 — 1st February ’19

CBSE – IX, Syllabus for PRE-MOCK Examination, 2018-’19


Quarterly 13th June ’18 — 15th June ’18
Mid-Term 13th August’18 — 16th August’18
Pre Mock 24thDecember ’18 — 31st December’18
Mock Test 21stJanuary ’19 — 25th January ’19

CBSE – X, Syllabus for Pre-Mock Examination, 2018-’19


Half-Yearly 4th September ’18 — 7th September ’18
Annual Exam 29th January ’19 — 1st February ’19


Half-Yearly 4th September ’18 — 7th September ’18
Mock Test-I 24th December ’18 — 31st December ’18
Mock Test 21st January ’19 — 25th January ’19


For class – X 1st February ’19 — 9th February ’19
For class – XII 15th December ’18— 22nd December ’19

*The above dates are subject to change on account of Lokesabha Election