Highlights on CBSE Boards 2021:
Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’, Union Education Minister, will announce the exam dates for CBSE Class 10 and 12 Board exams 2021 on 31st December 2021 at 6 PM. He will make this announcement through a live webinar via his official Twitter handle.
Mumbai: The exam schedule and dates for CBSE Class 10 and Class 12 Boards 2021 will be announced by Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’, Union Education Minister,on 31st December 2020. The Union Education Minister will declare the exam dates through a live webinar via his Twitter handle at 6 PM.
The CBSE Exam Date sheet 2021 will be published on the official website of CBSE, soon after the declaration by Union Education Minister. CBSE board will publish the separate date sheets for Practical and Theory exams. The students will be able to check the date sheet by visiting the official website of CBSE www.cbse.nic.in.
In the webinar conducted by the Union Education Minister earlier, he had announced that the CBSE Board Exams for Class 10 and 12 will be held after February 2021. Thus, it is likely that the exams will be held in March or April 2021.
Mr Pohriyal also said, “Online exams are not possible for now as most of the CBSE schools are situated in rural areas where not all students can access mobile phones, laptops or any other digital devices”.
It is important to note that this year CBSE has reduced the syllabus by 30% for all the subjects owing to the pandemic situation across the country. Thus, the Board exams will be conducted as per the reduced syllabus. Lately, Dr Sanyam Bhardwaj, CBSE Controller of Examinations, held a meeting with Principals of some CBSE schools and declared that practical exams will be held in school labs, similar to the previous years.