CBSE Board Exams Date Sheet: CBSE will declare the results by July 15, says Union education minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank
Nishank had earlier this week ruled out conducting board examinations for classes 10 and 12 till February in view of the COVID-19 situation.
A decision on the examination schedule will be taken later, after due assessment of the Covid-19 situation, Pokhriyal said.
Second round of the entrance test to be held from March 15 to 18, third from April 27 to 30 and fourth from May 24 to 28
The students used #EducationMinisterGoesLive to ask questions regarding CBSE Board Exam 2021, JEE Main 2021 and NEET 2021 to the education minister online.
Task force to talk to stakeholders and submit a report in a month.
Joint Entrance Examination, Main, also to be revised from 2021.
National Testing Agency to prepare list of the regional languages based on consultation with the states.
Until so far, a 10% relaxation in cut off was provided to Kashmiri migrants only. The Ministry has decided to provide relaxation in admission to wards of non-migrant Kashmiri Hindu families following requests from Kashmiri Pandits living in the Valley.
The schools have been advised to form task teams such as emergency care support and response teams, general support teams for all stakeholders, commodity support teams, hygiene inspection teams, among others, with earmarked responsibilities.
'The teaching process can be in offline/online/blended mode', UGC order said.
The NTA will conduct a special exam for candidates who tested positive for Covid-19 and hence could not appear for the exam.
In a video message, Union education minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on Monday appealed to the chief ministers of all States to cooperate in smooth conduct of the exams and also provide transport facility to the candidates to be appearing for the entrance test.
Universities having a large number of affiliated colleges in states have been a major concern for policy makers for the past one decade as they believe that in such a scenario, colleges are not monitored properly for quality and standards.
A new education policy was part of the Bharatiya Janata Party's manifesto ahead of the 2014 general election.
The HRD Ministry set up a committee under University Grants Commission chairman to prepare guidelines and measures to ensure that 'more and more' Indian students 'stay in India and study in India'.
The comments by the HRD minister came following a controversy over the reduction of syllabus by the CBSE, with the Opposition alleging that chapters on India's democracy and plurality are being 'dropped' to propagate a particular ideology.
While medical entrance exam NEET is scheduled on July 26, engineering entrance exam JEE is scheduled to be held from July 18-23.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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