Exams for the High School Completion Certificate (SSLC), Class 10 and Pre-University Course (PUC), Class 12 will not be held in March 2021, Karnataka’s Minister of Primary and Secondary Education announced on Tuesday S Suresh Kumar.
“The Department of Education is making all the preparations for the reopening of schools and universities to ensure that the process is safe and sound. The SSLC and PUC exams will not take place in March 2021 due to time constraints, ”Kumar said in a statement.
The minister said the schedule for both exams will be finalized in a week after consulting with department officials, schools and teachers’ associations.
After being closed for months due to COVID-19 restrictions, schools for Class 6 onwards will reopen starting January 1, 2021, Karnataka Education Minister S Suresh Kumar announced on December 19. .