Department of Skill Education

Scheme of Studies (NSQF) 2018-2019 Secondary level (Class IX/X)

  Name of the subject Mark

Subject 1

Language 1


Subject 2

Language 2


Subject 3



Subject 4



Subject 5

Social Science


Subject 6 (additional )

Skill subject *


*If any student fails in any one of the three elective subjects (i.e, Science, Mathematics and Social Science), then it will be replaced by the Skill subject (offered as a 6th additional subject) and result of Class X Board Examination will be computed accordingly.

Under Co- Scholastic activities student opting Skill subject shall be exempted from work education or pre-Skill activities.

Further, If desired, Student may also opt language-3 as 7th optional subject along with Skill subject as 6th additional subject.

Scheme of Studies (with Skill Elective) 2018-2019

Senior Secondary Level (Class XI/XII)

Subject I

Language I :English or Hindi

Subject II

Language II : Language other than Language I
an elective subject from Academic Electives in lieu of Language II

Subject III, IV & V

Two elective subject from Academic Electives and one Skill subject from Skill Electives
One elective subject from Academic Electives and Two Skill subjects from Skill Electives
Three Skill subjects from Skill Electives

Subject VI - Additional Subject (optional)

one language at elective level or
one subject from Academic Electives or
any one subject from Skill Electives

(Subjects of internal assessment)

501-General Foundation Course 502-Physical and Health Education


  1. Out of the languages, one shall be English or Hindi, both English and Hindi can also be offered simultaneously.
  2. The same language can be offered only at one level i.e. Core/ Elective.
  3. The List of Skill Electives available is attached. Subjects as prescribed under Skill Courses are to be opted. However, Scheme of Studies may be referred.
  4. Physics (042) and Applied Physics (838 ) cannot be taken together
  5. Chemistry(043) and Applied Chemistry (839) cannot be taken together
  6. Mathematics(041) and Applied Mathematics (840) cannot be taken together
  7. Informatics Practice (065) cannot be taken with Information Technology (802) and Web Application (803).
  8. Business Studies (054) and Business Administrations (833) cannot be taken together.

To be offered from the Session 2018-19 (Class IX/XI)

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  • Food Production (809)   ||   Class XI
  • Food Nutrition & Dietetics   ||   Class-XI
  • Front Office Operations-Class XII(810)  ||   Class XII
Circular:Acad-34/2018 September Invitation: India Skills Competition Finals to be held in Delhi from 2 - 6 Oct 2018 | English
Circular:Acad-30/2018 September Creation of innovative content on classroom teaching for uploading on Diksha portal | English
Circular:Acad-09/2018 March Introduction of Vocational Courses under NSQF at Secondary & Senior Secondary level from the Academic session 2018- 2019 and 2019-2020 | EnglishHindi  Anx-1 (List of Vocational Courses) | Anx-2 (Scheme of studies) | Anx-3 (Application format)
Notification:29/2018 September Regarding Sample Question Papers of the Skill based Courses
Notification:22/2018 August Empanelment of Skill Assessors for conducting Practical Assessment of students opting Skill courses in Classes IX – XII (NSQF L-1 to L-4) in CBSE affiliated Schools
Notification:20/2018 August Renaming of the Vocational Courses as Skill Courses from Academic Session 2018-2019
Notification:17/2018 July B. Regarding Examination of Class X and Class XII for all Skill oriented subjects for session 2018-19 English | Hindi
Notification:16/2018 June Regarding Extention of last date to apply for Vocational Courses

Dr. Biswajit Saha
(Skill Education & Training)


Sh. R.P.Singh
Joint Secretary
(Skill Education)


Ms. Moushumi Sarkar
Assistant Secretary
(Skill Education)


Ms. Niti S. Sharma
Assistant Secretary
(Skill Education)


Ms. Renu Sethi
SPS to Director
(Skill Education & Training)


Dr. Sharmila Devi, Analyst
(Skill Education)

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