Tamil Nadu authorities has determined to not conduct an entrance examination for admission to Class 11 this 12 months, as an alternative enhance the variety of seats by 10-15 per cent in authorities and government-aided colleges. Pointers for Class 11 admissions have been issued by the Faculty Schooling Division on Tuesday.
In case there are numerous purposes for a selected stream in Class 11, in a round, the Faculty Schooling Division Commissioner stated Class 9 marks may very well be considered.
The colleges needn’t conduct a take a look at primarily based on the Class 10 parts for allotting teams in Class 11 to college students, the round added.
The Faculty Schooling Division had earlier introduced that colleges might conduct exams, on the premise of which college students may very well be allotted the group of their selection in case the variety of purposes obtained is excessive. The notification now stands withdrawn.
For Class 12 college students, classes could be broadcasted on Kalvi TV and different useful resource supplies, the Division stated.
Tamil Nadu Class 12 Board Examination
The Tamil Nadu authorities has introduced the cancellation of Class 12 state board examinations and stated a committee can be set as much as determine on awarding marks to college students. The choice to cancel the Class twelfth Tamil Nadu exams got here after the Centre determined to cancel CBSE 12th board exams this 12 months.
The state authorities stated the choice to name off the board examination was in view of the persevering with excessive prevalence of the second wave of COVID-19 in a number of components of Tamil Nadu.
Following consultations with stakeholders, together with lecturers, educationists and medical specialists, Mr Stalin stated “the class 12 board examination for this year is cancelled.”
‘Cancel NEET 2021’: MK Stalin
Chief Minister M Ok Stalin has additionally urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to cancel all nationwide stage entrance exams like Nationwide Eligibility cum Entrance Take a look at (NEET) and permit Tamil Nadu to fill skilled seats together with the MBBS primarily based on Class 12 marks alone.
“Given these circumstances, I am of the strong view that conducting national level entrance examinations for any professional course would be immensely detrimental to the health and well-being of students,” the Tamil Nadu CM stated in his letter.