Schedule For CBSE Board Exams To Be Released On Feb 2: Minister
New Delhi: CBSE will release the date sheet for Class X and Class XII board exams on February 2, Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank said on Thursday.
The minister made the announcement during a live virtual interaction session with CBSE school heads.
CBSE to announce exam schedule for Class 10 and Class 12 on February 2: Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ (file photo) pic.twitter.com/xPXTprRxw0
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The Board will release the date sheets on the official website: www.cbse.gov.in.
During his interaction with more than 1,000 presidents and secretaries of CBSE Sahodaya School complexes, the minister also informed that the Board will digitalise 45-year records of the students.
Earlier on December 31, Pokhriyal had announced the CBSE board exams dates. The board examinations for Classes 10 and 12 will begin on May 4 and will continue till June 10, 2021. The practical exams will begin on March 1.
Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the CBSE board examinations have been deferred. The exams, which are usually held in the month of March, are now being held in May.
The schools have been allowed to conduct the practical examinations on their own for both Class 10 and Class 12 from March 1 and continue till beginning of the theory papers.
The CBSE Board examinations 2021 will be held in a pen-and-paper mode as students will be required to visit the designated examination centres to appear for the exam.