New Delhi: The Central Board of Secondary Education on Thursday made a major announcement for international students. It said that students studying abroad in foreign Boards no longer require prior approval from CBSE to take admission in the schools that are affiliated to the Board.Also Read - CBSE Board Exams Term 1, 2021: BIG Update For Class 10, 12 Students

The step has been taken as many students studying outside country in different Boards have been joining CBSE affiliated schools recently after their families have been moving back home in the wake of COVID-19 pandemic. Also Read - CBSE Class 12 Term 1 Board Exams 2021: English Core Paper Tomorrow; Check Sample Paper, Marking Scheme Here

“Many students studying abroad in foreign Boards are joining schools affiliated with CBSE…CBSE has decided that now onward, no prior approval is required by the students from the Board to seek admission in the schools affiliated to the CBSE,” news agency ANI reported quoting the Central Board of Secondary Education. Also Read - CBSE Board Exams 2022: CBSE Makes Important Announcement For Private Candidates. Read Details Here

Read the full notification released by CBSE here:

In a circular issued to the principals and heads of schools affiliated with the board, CBSE asked them to assist the students seeking admission in their schools.