There is an important update announced by the HRD Minister, Mr Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank. As per his latest announcement, the Central Board of Secondary Education has shortlisted 12,000 more examination centres for conducting the pending CBSE Exams 2020. Previously, the government had identified 3,000 examination centres for conducting the exams but now that 12,000 new centres have been added to the list, the total number of examination centres stand at 15,000 for CBSE Exams 2020. Check | CBSE Class 12th Improvement Results 2020 (Released): Apply For Verification

In order to minimize the risk facing the students during the exams, the government had decided to allow the students to appear for the CBSE Exams 2020 at their schools instead of different examination centres.

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The standard practice of neutral examination centres will not be followed to minimize the travelling requirements for the students. While making the announcement, the minister had earlier tweeted that, “CBSE has given students the opportunity to take the exam in their own schools. Earlier, only 3,000 examination centres were identified, but now there will be an examination in about 15,000 examination centers. The new examination centres have been added to strictly follow the social distancing norms.

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CBSE Exam 2020: Safety Guidelines Issued By The Government

As the CBSE Exam 2020 is being conducted during the looming threat of the Coronavirus pandemic, strict safety guidelines have been issued by the government. Check Latest >> CBSE Results 2020 Likely By July End: HRD Minister

  • Social distancing will be observed during the exams strictly. Students will be made to sit farther away from each other.
  • Using hand sanitisers and wearing of face masks will be mandatory for all the students and teachers.
  • Students will also have to undergo thermal screening before entering the exam hall.

CBSE Exam 2020: Special Arrangements Made For Students

In addition to allowing the students to appear for the CBSE Exam 2020 in their own schools, various other special arrangements have been made for the students. The respective state governments have been asked to make special arrangements for the transportation of students to and from their homes to the examination centres. There are strict guidelines from the home ministry to ensure that no examination centres fall in the containment zones. This is another reason behind an increase in the number of examination centres.


In the meantime, CBSE is continuing the evaluation process for the subjects for which the exams have already been conducted. After these pending exams are conducted, their answer sheets will also be evaluated along with and the results can be expected by the end of July 2020.

Students are advised to plan their preparations according to the exam schedule and adhere to the safety guidelines specified by CBSE to avoid any inconveniences.



Central Board of Secondary Education is one of the biggest education boards in India and is responsible for managing the curriculum and exams in all the schools affiliated with it. Recently, there has been a major reshuffle in the CBSE. The central government has recently appointed a new Chairman for the CBSE. The New Chairman is Mr. Manoj Ahuja who is a 1990 batch Odisha cadre officer. His appointment is one of the nineteen appointments recently approved by the central government. Mr. Manoj Ahuja is presently working as the Special Director for the Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration with the  Department of Personnel and Training.


A Lot On Hand For The New Chairman

 Due to the nationwide Lockdown, CBSE has recently had its hands full with numerous challenges. Now, that a new Chairman has been appointed, it is yet to be seen how the CBSE copes with the challenges on hand. Mr. Manoj Ahuja will be replacing Ms Anita Karwal, who has recently been appointed as the Secretary, Department of Education and Literacy, Ministry of Human Resource Development. While announcing the appointment of Mr. Ahuja as the new Chairman, CBSE tweeted on 12th May 2020 that,


CBSE gets new Chairman Shri Manoj Ahuja, IAS (OR:90), Special Director, Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration, Department of Personnel and Training has been appointed as Chairman, Central Board of Secondary Education today @DrRPNishank @PIB_India @PTI_News.


Challenges Facing CBSE In The Wake Of The Lockdown

Due to the lockdown, board exams for class 10th and 12th students got postponed, and as a result, several exams were left to be conducted. The exams kept on getting postponed as the lockdown kept on getting extended. Now, that the dates for the pending CBSE Board Exams have been announced by the HRD Ministry, Mr. Ahuja will now have to ensure smooth organization for the 10th and 12th class board exams. The new date sheet has now yet been released, but it has been informed that the exams will be conducted between 1st to 15th July 2020.


The major challenge for the board would be to complete the evaluation process in the wake of the lockdown and social distancing norms. Many evaluation centres are falling in the red zone, so getting them working during the lockdown will be a huge challenge. CBSE needs to develop a roadmap for the evaluation process immediately because it would anyways take some time to declare the results.


The new academic session in universities in India will be starting in August, as per recommendations of UGC and AICTE. So, it is important that the results for CBSE Board Exams 2020 are declared as soon as possible so that the universities also get time for completing the admission process.



There is finally an extremely important update regarding the pending CBSE Board Exams for class 10th and 12th students across the country. The Human Resource Development Minister, Mr. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, tweeted that CBSE will be conducting the exams for the remaining subjects in the first half of July 2020. He also tweeted that the dates for the pending exams for the 29 remaining exams will be announced soon.


He also tweeted that the date sheet will also be released on the official website of CBSE for class 10th and 12th exams along with guidelines and other details soon. The HRD minister also mentioned that exams would be conducted only for the pending exams, i.e. exams which had been completed before the lockdown came into effect will not be conducted again.


CBSE Exams 2020: Exams For Class 12th Students From All Over India

As per the information shared by the HRD Minister, six exams will be conducted for class 12th students from all over India. These will only be the main subjects, and exams for electives will not be conducted.


The exam dates will be shared by CBSE at a later date. The subjects for which these exams will be conducted include Geography, Home Science, Business Studies, Computer Science (Old), Sociology, Hindi Core, Information practice (Old), Computer Science New), Computer Science (Old), Information Technology, Information Practice (New), Biotechnology and Hindi Elective.


CBSE Exams 2020: Additional Exams For Class 12th Students From East Delhi

Due to the anti CAA protests and ensuing riots, exams in the east Delhi region were postponed by the government in view of the precarious law and order situation in the region. Now, the exams for class 12th students whose examination centre was in east Delhi will also be conducted along with the exams for remaining subjects. So, class 12th students with examination centres in East Delhi must appear for all the exams that they could not attempt in the first instance.


But any exam(s) that has/have been attempted before should not be attempted again by the students. The subjects for which the exams will be conducted only for class 12th students in East Delhi are Political Science, Chemistry, Maths, Economics, Biology, History, English Core, English Elective N, Economics, Physics, Accountancy, and English Elective C.



CBSE Exams 2020: Main Exams For Class 10th Students In North East Delhi

As per the announcement from the HRD Minister, the following exams will be conducted for class 10th students, i.e. Hindi Course B, Hindi Course A, Social Science, English Comm, Science, English Lng, and Lit.


CBSE has already obtained the list of students who were unable to appear for their exams due to riots in East Delhi. Students must, therefore, get in touch with their schools or CBSE for more information and updates.



The nationwide lockdown prompted by the Coronavirus pandemic affected all sectors of the country, but the education sector of the country was the worst affected of all. Not only were all schools shut down but the pending exams for class 10th and 12th students were also postponed. There were various rumors doing rounds in the media regarding the pending papers, but no information was available regarding the exact dates.


Now, finally, there is an important update for all the class 10th and 12th students whose board exams were halted midway in March 2020. As per the announcement by the HRD Minister, Mr. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, the pending exams for class 10th and 12th CBSE board students will now be conducted between 1st July 2020 to 15th July 2020. Check Also >> CBSE Board Exam 2020: Get Subject-Wise List of Pending Papers Here


CBSE Exam Dates 2020: Exams Only For Pending Papers

While announcing the dates for the pending board exams on Twitter, the HRD minister also stated that exams would only be conducted for the pending papers. Subjects for which the exams have already been conducted, before the lockdown, will not be conducted again. Moreover, the minister further elaborated that exams will be conducted only for the main papers and not for electives.


He said that for Inter students (class 12th), only 12 main papers are remaining, so they will only have to appear for those remaining papers. The exams will be conducted for the students of Class 10th And 12th Between 1st July 2020 to 15th July 2020. The detailed exam schedule and other relevant details will be shared on the website of CBSE Board soon. Check Also >> CBSE Exam 2020: Board Has Identified 12,000 More Examination Centres, Says HRD Minister


CBSE Board Exams 2020: Important update for East Delhi Students

The CBSE Board Exams in examination centres in East Delhi had been postponed due to the anti-CAA protests and ensuing riots in the area. Today, the HRD Minister explained that a total of 6 exams were pending for the class 10th (High School  Students) and 23 exams were pending for class 12th students. These students will now have the chance to appear for these exams on the given dates. Details regarding the examination dates and centres will be shared on the official website of CBSE Board soon.

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Summing up his message, the HRD minister wished the students “All the Best” and expressed hope that all students will be able to perform well in the exams. He also stated that ample time is now available for preparations, so students must utilize this time to prepare for the pending board exams.

After the exams are completed on 15th July 2020, the final results will be released soon by CBSE Board to facilitate the next academic session as well as start the admission process for colleges and universities. For information and updates, students must refer only to the official website of CBSE.


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