CBSE Will Not Award Any Division To Students

In upcoming board exams...

New Delhi:  Officials announced that the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will not award any division, distinction to students in the class 10, 12 board exams. 


The decision was announced by CBSE Examination Controller Sanyam Bhardwaj in an official notice released by them.


The release further added that the decision to decide the best five subjects for calculating marks of the students will relu with the admitting college.


The release said, "If a candidate has offered more  than five subjects, the decision to determine the best five subjects may be taken by the admitting institution or employer related to it.


Further, it is informed that the Board does not calculate/declare/ inform percentage of marks.  


If the percentage of marks is required for higher  education or in employment the calculation if any, may be done by admitting institution or employer."


The information was announced in response to  various persons who were questioning the criteria for calculating the percentage of the students in the board's examinations.


The board announced earlier that it was is set to conduct the exams for the class 10 and 12 students from February 15.


Edited By: Arusha Farooq

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