Federal Minister for Schooling and Skilled Coaching, Shafqat Mehmood, on Sunday, reiterated that Cambridge Worldwide Exams will go forward as per the date sheet introduced by Cambridge Evaluation Worldwide Schooling (CAIE) with no delay or cancellation.
The minister tweeted,
It was additionally determined with an entire consensus amongst ministers that A, AS, O stage and IGCSE exams will happen as per the date sheet introduced by CAIES. There can be no delay or cancellation. These college students wishing to take exams in Oct/Nov can accomplish that in the identical price already paid.
The choice was taken in a particular assembly of well being and schooling ministers from Sindh, Punjab, Balochistan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), Azad Jammu, and Kashmir, and Gilgit-Baltistan.
“Assembly was additionally knowledgeable that Cambridge has determined to not give trainer assessed grades this yr, due to this fact, these not taking exams will take them within the subsequent cycle (Oct/Nov). Cambridge additionally assured that every one SOPs can be strictly adopted,” the minister added.
In the meantime, the Lahore Excessive Court docket (LHC) has served notices to the British Council, Pakistan director of CAIE, and the federal ministry of schooling, difficult the bodily O and A ranges exams being performed regardless of a rise in coronavirus circumstances within the nation.