CBSE Class 10th, 12th exams 2021: Board clears stand, says no online exams; Check details here!

CBSE Class 10, 12 exams 2021: Putting all the speculations to rest, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has made this important announcement about the Class 10th and Class 12th board exams. The Central Board has rejected all rumour that suggested that the CBSE Class 10th and Class 12th board exams would be held in an online mode in the wake of coronavirus pandemic

ZeeBiz WebTeam | Dec 03, 2020, 11:23 AM IST

CBSE Class 10, 12 exams 2021: Putting all the speculations to rest, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has made this important announcement about the Class 10th and Class 12th board exams. The Central Board has rejected all rumour that suggested that the CBSE Class 10th and Class 12th board exams would be held in an online mode in the wake of coronavirus pandemic. Pic Source: PTI

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CBSE Class 10, 12 exams 2021 

The matter has been put to rest by the board after the rumour started to gain strength. The rumours around CBSE Class 10th, 12th exams 2021 pattern - online or written, was gaining ground saying that board could hold examinations in digital mode only with a view of students’ security. However, this has all been settled now with an official notification from the CBSE. Pic Source: PTI

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CBSE Class 10, 12 exams 2021: Written Test

A report by IANS said that the CBSE Class 10th, 12th exams 2021 will be conducted in the conventional written mode, board’s statements. There was no proposal to conduct the exams online, the report said quoting CBSE. Pic Source: PTI

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"The board examinations of 2021 will be in the regular written manner and not online," the CBSE stated. Pic Source: PTI

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CBSE Class 10, 12 exams 2021 Date

However, the CBSE is yet to take a call on examination dates of Class 10 and Class 12 exams, officials said. 

As far as the board examination dates are concerned, there are two sets of opinions doing the rounds. One is that the examinations should be conducted on time to ensure competitive exams like NEET and JEE are not delayed, while the other opinion is that it should be delayed, to give students more time to prepare for their exams. Pic Source: PTI

 

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Meanwhile, the Ministry of Education is of the view that it was important to conduct the CBSE Class 10th, 12th exams 2021 to ensure the progress as well as better future of the students. Pic Source: PTI

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CBSE Class 10, 12 exams 2021: Education Minister

According to reports, the Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank will also communicate directly with students, parents and teachers through webinars on three different dates to bring more clarity about exam dates. Pic Source: PTI