New Delhi: Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank will announce the eligibility criteria for admission in IITs and the date of JEE Advanced in a live discussion on Twitter on January 7, 2021. “My dear students, I will announce the eligibility criteria for admission in IITs and the date of JEE Advanced on January 7 at 6 pm. Stay tuned”, tweeted Nishank today.Also Read - JEE Advanced 2023 Big Update: IIT Entrance Exam Syllabus Revised, Important Highlights Here

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In the previous live session,  Nishank had announced Class 10 and Class 12 board exam dates. He had declared that the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) would conduct board exams for classes 10 and 12 physically from May 4 to June 10 2021. Also Read - UCEED 2022 Registration Extended Till Oct 31 at uceed.iitb.ac.in | Check Importance Dates, And Other Details

Practical examinations will be conducted by schools from March 1 and the results will be announced by July 15.

Usually, practical exams are conducted in January and written exams begin in February and conclude in March. However, the exams are being delayed in this session in view of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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