CBSE Board examination news: Class 10 exams cancelled, Class 12 exams postponed due to rising COVID-19 cases
The decision regarding the board examinations was taken at a high-level meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Uttarakhand govt crisis: From Dhan Singh Rawat to Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, look at frontrunners for CM post
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Centre announces plan to establish virtual university; proposal expected to find mention in Budget 2021
The education ministry added that this will help in achieving the desired GER (gross enrolment ratio in higher education, as envisaged in the National Education Policy
CBSE Board Exams 2021: Schedule for Class 10, Class 12 examination to be released on 2 Feb, says Ramesh Pokhriyal
The Union education minister had earlier said that the CBSE board exams for Class 10 and 12 will be held between 4 May and 19 June while results will be declared on 15 July
JEE Advanced 2021 Exam Dates Updates: JEE Main exam to be held in four phases from February, says Centre
JEE Advanced 2021 Exam Dates Live Updates: In a webinar in December 2020, Union education minister Ramesh Pokhriyal had said that JEE Main 2021 will be held in February, March, April, May
JEE Advanced 2021: Exam dates to be announced on 7 January, says education minister Ramesh Pokhriyal
The first edition of the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Mains will be held from 23 to 26 February, followed by rounds in March, April and May
Union minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank wished the veteran businessman stating that Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently praised the Tata Group for playing an important role in India's development.
CBSE Board Exams 2021: Class 10, 12 exams to be held post Feb 2021, 30% reduction in syllabus, says Pokhriyal
Education minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' said the exact dates will be decided in February after analysing the prevailing conditions
Candidates can appear in all four sessions and their best score in JEE Main 2021 will be considered final
As per the earlier schedule, the exam was to be held in multiple shifts from next year. Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank' has now said that he will announce the number of times the exam will be held
The education minister said online mode for NEET will be considered if students ask for it and added that discussions on reducing the syllabus is underway
JEE Main 2020: 26% candidates skip September session; 6.3 lakh of 8.5 lakh students appeared for test
According to ministry data, last week 74 percent of the candidates appeared for the exams last week amid strict protocol in view of COVID-19. The attendance recorded witnessed a dip from January 2020 when at least 94.32 percent students appeared for the exams.
NEET, JEE exam row: Ramesh Pokhriyal says decision to hold exams taken after much deliberation, admit cards to act like pass
The Union Minister for Education also said that the state governments should come forward and help the NEET/JEE aspirants who are facing difficulties to reach the exam centres safely
'Prepared for NEET, JEE, but terrified of catching COVID-19': Why students aren’t convinced by govt’s assurances
While the NEET is scheduled to be held on 13 September, the JEE-Main has been planned from 1-6 September.
NEET, JEE exam row: Over 17 lakh admit cards downloaded, shows students want exams, says Ramesh Pokhriyal
Education minister's comments come at a time when there is a growing chorus for postponement of the medical and engineering entrance exams in view of spike in COVID-19 cases
A panel led by former ISRO chief K Kasturirangan had submitted the draft of the new NEP to HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal when he took charge last year
JEE Main 2020: CSAB removes minimum 75% marks in Class 12 as eligibility criteria; pass certificate suffices
The decision comes days after the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) decided to drop the Class 12 performance of students as the criteria for admission in the current academic year
NTA will ensure JEE Main and UPSC NDA dates don't clash, HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal assures students
In a tweet, the minister said that the students appearing in JEE Main, who 'could not update' that they are also appearing in the UPSC NDA exam, should not worry
Union HRD ministry to launch counselling helpline 'Manodarpan' for students, teachers tomorrow at 11 am
HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal said that the platform will act as a sustainable psychosocial support system for students, teachers and families.
Candidates qualifying in the JEE-advanced will be considered for admission to IITs on the basis of their ranking in the all-India merit list