The Union Education Minister Dr Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank interacted with students on May 5 to address several issues faced by them during the Coronavirus (COVID 19) crisis. HRD Minister announced the exam dates of JEE Main, NEET (UG), pending CBSE board exams, fee hike, etc. Explore the eight highlights of 'Education Minister Goes Live' webinar for students.
NEET 2020 Exam Date
NEET 2020 will be conducted on July 26, 2020.
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JEE Main 2020 Exam Date
JEE-Main Examinations will be held on July 18, 20, 21, 22, and 23, 2020. The JEE-Advance will be held in August.
New Academic Session 2020-21
The Academic Session 2020-21 for UG and PG may commence from August 1 for old students and September 1 for new students. For more details visit https://ugc.ac.in
CBSE Board Exams In North East Delhi
The annual academic examinations for Class 10 concluded across the country, except for students from North-East Delhi. At least 10 days of time will be given to all students for the preparation of exams.
CBSE Reducation of Syllabus
CBSE is all set to assess the loss of instructional time for a proportionate reduction in curriculum load for exams. The Course Committees of the Board has initiated work on the reduced syllabus in various scenarios.
No Fee Hike
No fee hike will be introduced for IITs, IIITs, and NITs for the academic year 2020-21.
Navodaya Vidyalayas Migration Process
The migration process for all Navodaya Vidyalayas is being pursued and has got momentum with a DO letter from MHRD to State Chief Secretaries. Out of 173 Schools, more than 62 schools have initiated the process.
Internal Evaluation Adopted
To maintain social distancing and considering the safety and health of students, grading could be a composite of 50% marks on the basis of the pattern of internal evaluation adopted by the universities and the remaining 50% marks on the basis of performance in the previous semester (if available).