IIM Jammu: Online Summer School launched for class 10 to 12

The Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Jammu has launched an Online Summer School. This has been done solely for the students of classes 10, 11 and 12. The last date to apply for this is June 30, 2021. The interested candidates would be given admissions on a first-come, first serve basis as there are limited seats.…

Class 12 optional exam between August 15- September 15, disputes redressal panel formed: CBSE to SC

The CBSE on Monday filed an additional affidavit in the Supreme Court announcing that disputes regarding computation of final marks derived using the alternative marking system will be referred to a committee that has been constituted by the CBSE. CBSE said the final result will be announced on July 31. More…

12th board markings: Is the new formula fair to students?

The criteria of assessment in the wake of the cancellation of the examination has evoked a mixed reaction from the students and guardians. Some consider it to be fair enough whereas some feel that it may not reflect the true academic calibre of the student. As marks for class 11th and 12th internal assessments are…

CBSE Class 12 Result 2021: Board developing IT system to assist schools tabulate results

An IT system is being developed by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) to assist schools in the preparation of Class 12 results, after this year’s board exams were cancelled due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. While a ‘Policy for Tabulation of Marks for Class-XII Board Examinations 2021’…

Plea before SC for cancellation of Class 12 compartment exams, adoption of alterative marking

1,152 Class XII students across the country have approached the Supreme Court for cancellation of CBSE Class XII 2nd chance compartment/private examination in physical mode and also sought a direction to the CBSE board to arrive at a formula for performance evaluation in line with the assessment formula adopted by CBSE…

PSEB 12th Exam 2021: Punjab Board cancels Class 12 exams, results on CBSE criteria before July 31

Punjab has cancelled Class XII examinations in the light of COVID-19 pandemic, informed state Education Minister Vijay Inder Singla on Saturday. The decision has been taken after taking a nod from Chief Minister Amarinder Singh. In an official statement to the media, the Cabinet Minister said that Punjab School…

SRCC Economics Club to organize Free Course in Writing for Class 11, 12 students

Shri Ram College of Commerce, SRCC Economics Club will be organizing a free course in writing for the students of class 11 and 12. The two week-long ‘Writing Mentorship programme’ involves multiple sessions on grammar, plagiarism, article structuring etc. Students interested in attending this course can get more…

WB Board Exam 2021: Evaluation Criteria for Classes 10, 12 released, Results in July

The evaluation criteria for West Bengal, WB Board Exam 2021 for class 10 and 12 have been released today, on June 18, 2021. The results are expected to be released in July, 2021. The WB Class 10 results will be based on class 9 and class 10 internal exams. And, WB Class 12 results would be based on the marks obtained…

CBSE Class 12 Marking Scheme: Board’s Reasons For Using 10th, 11th Scores

CBSE’s formula to prepare Class 12 results have met criticism, mostly from students who are saying it is unfair to use previous exam marks in the evaluation policy. The board this year will calculate Class 12 result using a 40:30:30 formula where 40 per cent weightage will be given to mid-term, unit test or…

How CBSE would give marks to Class 12 students? CBSE Marking Scheme explained

Central Board of Secondary Education, CBSE has submitted its evaluation criteria for Class 12 result 2021 with the Supreme Court. The board has proposed to use Class 10, 11 and 12 marks to compute the final marks for the students. Also, the marks scored by students would be moderated on the basis of the school’s…