The examinations are held twice in a year for class 8th, 10th and 12th. The first semester exams are held in September while second semester exams are conducted in the month of March. The results for the same are declared within one to two months of the exams.
The board also annually conducts the Haryana D.Ed entrance exam for students of Senior Secondary for admission to the D.Ed course. Apart from these, HBSE also conducts the Haryana Teachers Eligibility Test to hire teachers who are willing to work in schools in the state of Haryana.