The Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education extended the deadline for applying for the eligibility certificate. However this since the results of the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) and Higher Secondary Education (HSC) declared late.
As per a recent circular issued by the board, students can apply for their eligibility certificates by December 15, 2020. However earlier deadline on 15 October.
“With the Covid-19 crisis and the resultant lockdown, students are likely to have difficulties in procuring the certificates from their previous academic institutes. In the light of this, an extension given for application. Similarly, educational institutes have been asked to ensure that all such students get their certificates in time,” states the circular.
Students who switch their boards after Class 10 and to get an eligibility certificate from their institute(school or college). Similarly, students who enroll in colleges outside of the state or the country to seek eligibility certificates from the board to be able to join the new institute.
Due to current situation the board made the process for seeking eligibility certificates online. Since the results came in late, this consideration given. Several queries put forth. To help students this decision taken.