CBSE Class 12 Board Exam 2021 cancellation: Bad news for Class 12 students
Amid the deadly second wave of coronavirus pandemic in India, Union Education Minster Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank has scheduled a meeting on the cancellation of CBSE class 12 board exam 2021 on Monday, i.e., May 17, 2021.
Accordint to the sources, the Ministry of Education might take a final decision regarding the cancellation of CBSE class 12th board exams 2021 during the meeting after interacting with education secretaries of all States. He will also discuss over the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the education sector and the implementation of the New Education Policy (NEP).
“In view of the present situation, there is a sharp possibility of scrapping the exams altogether. CBSE should keep a plan B ready because cancellation of the CBSE board exams may leave a wide gap and confusion among millions of students regarding university admissions and future career.”, said a 12th class student.
The CBSE class 12 board exams were scheduled to begin from May 4, 2021. But due to the rise in the Covid-19 cases, CBSE had to postpone the class 12th exams till further notice.
The delay in CBSE class 12 board exam 2021 results will lead tougher competition for Indian students.
In January 2021, over 10.9 lakh Indian students got themselves enrolled in universities overseas and it was anticipated that the quantity would enhance on this 12 months as students who had deferred their 2020 admissions or had been ready for a rest in pandemic restrictions would additionally submit their functions. This signifies that competitors will enhance and it’ll create bother for Indian students if the outcomes get delayed.
It can also be believed that the postponement of CBSE Class 12 Board Exams 2021 may also give lesser time to students to deal with international college utility course of.