After coronavirus outbreak, most of the major educational boards have postponed the board exams, while many have cancelled the exams for classes 1 to 8.
Amid this serious situation,CBSE announced quite a few decisions on Wednesday that it will conduct the board examinations for only main subjects that will be required for promotion and may be crucial for admissions in higher educational institutions. The CBSE took the decision after a directive from the Union Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD).The decisions include plans to directly promote students till class 8 to the next class, and use internal assessments to promote students of classes 9 and 11.As per information, the board decided to conduct board exams only 29 major subjects needed for college applications after the lockdown.
The 29 subjects include those of class 10 as well as class 12. The subjects for class 10 in Northeast Delhi are–1. Hindi Course A, 2.Hindi Course B, 3.English Comm, 4.English Lng & Lit, 5. Science, and 6.Social Science.
The subjects of class 12 for which exams will be held for the whole of India are–1. Business Studies, 2. Geography, 3.Hindi (Elective), 4.Hindi (Core), 5.Home Science, 6.Sociology, 7.Computer Science (Old), 8. Computer Science (New), 9.information Practice (Old) 10.Information Practice (new), 11.Information Technology, 12. Bio-Technology.
The subjects of class 12 for which exams will be held for North East Delhi are–1.English Elective – N, 2. English Elective -C, 3. English Core, 4.Mathematics, 5. Economics, 6.Biology, 7.Political Science, 8.History, 9.Physics, 10 Accountancy, 11.Chemistry.CBSE board official Rama Sharma asked the students to not to worry about the situation as all authorities are cognizant of this situation and will work out a solution which is in the best interest of the students.