The much-anticipated dates for 2021 Central Board of School Education (CBSE) examinations will be finally announced on December 31 by education minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ at 6pm.
‘Major announcements for students & parents! I will announce the date when the exams will commence for students appearing for #CBSE board exams in 2021. Stay tuned Pokhriyal tweeted on Saturday.
The education minister had earlier said that there is no proposal to commence the Class 10 and Class 12 board exams in February like every year give the upheaval caused by the Covid-19 pandemic in the academic schedule. Usually, practical tests are conducted in January and theory exams begin in February and conclude in March. The Ministry of Education has already clarified that the exams will be in pen and paper mode only.