Bhubaneswar: The State Government today extended the last date for the first phase admission into Plus II courses in Higher Secondary Schools. The admission that began from Monday (September 21) will continue till September 30. Earlier the last date of admission was September 26, the Directorate of Higher Secondary Education informed.
The Admission In-charges of respective Higher Secondary Schools are requested to accept admission of CBSE and ICSE students with Digilocker certificate and undertaking from them to produce original certificate for the verification within one month from the date of admission.
The Government earlier issued guidelines for admission process in the wake of COVID-19 crisis. Principals and Admission In-charges of respective schools have been advised to strictly adhere to the COVID-19 guidelines, including provision of thermal scanner, use of sanitizer and face mask and social distancing, an order issued by the Higher Education Directorate stated.