Deferring to college students’ demand, the Training Ministry on Thursday urged the Nationwide Testing Company to permit a niche of 4 weeks between the 2 periods of the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Important 2021 examination.
“In view of the persistent demand from the coed group and to allow the candidates to maximise their efficiency, the Nationwide Testing Company has been suggested to supply a niche of 4 weeks between session 3 and session 4 of the JEE (Important) 2021 Examination,” tweeted Training Minister Dharmendra Pradhan.
Session 3 is being held between July 20 and 25.
Accordingly, session 4 will now be held on August 26, 27 and 31 and on September 1 and a couple of, 2021. A complete of seven.32 lakh candidates have already registered for the session. Registrations for the JEE(Important) session 4 continues to be in progress and dates for registration will probably be additional prolonged as much as July 20, 2021, he added. “With a purpose to handle the continuing Covid-19 pandemic, the variety of cities have been elevated from 232 to 334. The variety of examination centres in each shift will probably be elevated from 660 to 828,” mentioned the official assertion issued final week.
The testing company has additionally talked about a number of measures to make sure security of scholars. Face masks will probably be offered to all of the candidates, and on the venue, widespread locations, furnishings and fixture, all of the computer systems and seats will probably be sanitised earlier than and after the exams. Any laptop set utilized in one shift won’t be used within the second shift.
To keep away from crowding on the examination centre, staggered time slots will probably be given to make sure uniform distribution of candidates throughout rooms throughout entry on the examination centres. The registration course of on the examinations will probably be contactless. Candidates will probably be guided to their allotted seats, guaranteeing that social distancing is maintained.
The examination rooms/halls will effectively ventilated. Candidates will probably be seated following social distancing norms.