CBSE Board Exam 2021 to Be Conducted in Written Mode Only, Not Online

Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal to host live interaction with stakeholders on 10th December


The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has issued a statement that the 2021 board exams for students of Classes 10 and 12 will be conducted only in written mode and not online, however, the Board is yet to take a decision on when exams will be held.

According to reports, the CBSE also said that other alternatives will be found for students who are not able to appear for practicals.

As per a statement issued by the CBSE, “The, exams as and when they are being conducted, will be in the written mode and not in an online mode. The exams will be conducted following all COVID protocols. In case students are not able to do practicals in classes before the exams, alternatives to practical exams will have to be explored.”

Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal will be hosting a live interaction with students and parents on December 10, 2020, to discuss the issues related to upcoming CBSE board exams and competitive examinations including JEE Main and NEET 2021.

Stakeholders are invited to share their concerns on Twitter using #EducationMinisterGoesLive.