The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has released a notification for students of classes 9 and 11 of the schools affiliated to CBSE. As per the notification, CBSE has decided to provide an opportunity to all failed students of classes 9 and 11 to appear in a school-based test again. The board has taken this decision as a onetime measure after receiving requests from parents and students. 


According to the notification, this opportunity will be extended to students irrespective of whether their examinations have been completed and the exam results have been released or their exams have not been completed. This facility is to be extended irrespective of the number of subjects failed and attempts taken. The notification also clarified that this benefit is a one-time measure and will not be extended in future.”

The Board has also mentioned that the affiliated schools can conduct the examinations online/ offline / innovative tests and can decide promotions on the basis of this test.

Meanwhile, the board will conduct the remaining papers for Class 10 and 12 from July 1 to 15. The schedule is yet to be released. 

To read the complete notification released by CBSE Click Here