The Union schooling minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on Thursday introduced that Joint Admission Board (JAB) will conduct the Joint Entrance Exam Main (JEE Main) exams in additional regional languages of India from subsequent yr.
Updated: Oct 22, 2020, 16:17 IST
The Union schooling minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on Thursday introduced that Joint Admission Board (JAB) will conduct the Joint Entrance Exam Main (JEE Main) exams in additional regional Indian languages from subsequent yr. This has been accomplished in keeping with the imaginative and prescient of the brand new schooling coverage 2020, that promotes using mom tongue/ regional languages at school schooling.
The minister knowledgeable concerning the resolution through a sequence of tweets.
“In line with the vision of #NEP2020, the Joint Admission Board (JAB) of #JEE (Main) has decided to conduct the JEE (Main) examination in more regional languages of India. The examination will also be conducted in regional languages where entry to State Engineering Colleges is decided based on an examination (conducted in regional language). State language of States who admit students based on the #JEE(Main) will also be included under this,” he stated within the tweet.
“This decision has far-reaching implications as Hon’ble PM Shri @narendramodi ji has pointed out that top-scoring countries in PISA examination use mother tongue as a medium of instruction. The decision of JAB will help students comprehend questions better & score higher,” he added.
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