By the Ministry of Education, Central Government, Dat. On 23-05-2021, through video conferencing with the Education Ministers of all the states of the country, various options for conducting CBSE, Std. A meeting was held under the chairmanship of Hon'ble Minister of Defense, Government of India. In which CBSE. The board discussed two options for conducting standard 12 examination.
Option 1- Conduct a descriptive written examination from the existing three hour examination system and discuss the period till the result is declared.
Option 2 - Considering the multiple choice type questions of the prescribed syllabus and the structure of short answer questions, the option of conducting the exam using a question paper that can be filled in 90 minutes was discussed.
The discussion was attended by education ministers from all the states across the country. Participating in the discussion, Hon'ble Education Minister Shri Bhupendrasinh Chudasama said that the career of the students is as important as their safety. Examinations will be conducted in strict compliance with the guideline of COVID-19 during the examinations and necessary assistance will be provided for the entrance examinations for higher studies conducted by the Government of India.