The CBSE is likely to release admit cards for the Class 10 and 12 board examinations in January 2021.

With lakhs of Class 10 and 12 students waiting for the announcement of dates for their exams, Union education minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ is scheduled to hold an interaction with students, teachers and parents on December 10.

The Union education minister will interact with the students, teachers and parents on the issue of conduct of board examinations and competitive examinations in 2021.

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Informing about the interactions, the Union education minister in a recent tweet said: “Dear all, 2020 has been a year of a great many changes like adjusting to #onlineeducation, adapting to #newnormal.”

“Happy to share that I am going live on Dec 10 to talk about upcoming competitive/board exams with you. Drop your concerns below using #EducationMinisterGoesLive,” he said.

A media report quoted officials as saying that that consultation on dates for the conduct of the CBSE exams in 2021 are still underway.

The officials also spoke on the mode of conducting the examinations.

According to sources, the CBSE would release the admit cards for CBSE Class 10, 12 board examinations 2021 on its official website –

It has been reported that the central board of examinations would release the admit card separately for regular and private students.

While the regular students will receive the CBSE admit cards from the respective schools, the students of private educational institutions will be able to download the admit cards from the board’s official website.

In order to download admit cards for CBSE Class 10 and 12 students, here are the steps to follow:

– Visit CBSE official website –

– Click on ‘In Focus’ section

– Click on the link  – ‘Admit Card 2021’

– As soon as the login page opens, enter User ID, Password and Security Pin

– Then click on the ‘Login’ button

– On the screen, you will see the admit card

– Download the admit card and take a printout of the same

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