Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has released a notification regarding the extension of application date for schools seeking affiliation from the board. The circular notice has been made available on the CBSE website on 25th March 2020. As per the notice, schools can now submit their application without any late fee till 30th April 2020. Earlier the date of submission was 31st March 2020. But, now it has been extended till 30th April 2020. Keep reading to know the complete details.
“The board had notified its Affiliation Bye-Laws vide notification dated 18.10.2018. As per appendix I, the period for applying for affiliation under various categories i.e fresh affiliation/Upgradation/ Switch over from other Board/Extension of Affiliation for session 2021-22 for all applicant schools is upto 31.03.2020 with requisite fees.”
Due to the current situation of COVID-19 pandemic, Schools were facing the problem of submission of application for affiliation in stipulated time period which was till 30th March 2020. So, a decision regarding this situation has been issued through a circular on the CBSE website as follow:
“To ensure fulfillment of various Govt. advisories and directive on current COVID-19 situation and a measure of abundant precautions, the competent authority of the Board after due consideration has accorded approval for extension of date of submission of application under various categories i.e fresh affiliation/Upgradation/ Switch over from other Board/Extension of Affiliation for session 2021-22 without any late fee till 30.04.2020.”
Teachers and Students can also read the officially released pdf by downloading it from the link provided above in the page. CBSE has also postponed the board exam due to CoronaVirus Outbreak. To know the complete news click here. Also, stay tuned to BYJU’S for the latest update on CBSE/ICSE/State Board and competitive exams.