The Directorate of Education, Delhi will start the application process for admission to classes 6 to 9 tomorrow – June 11. The application process will be held digitally due to the covid-19 pandemic. This year, the admissions will be held in two phases. The first phase will be held from June 11 to 30 for which the results will be announced on July 4.
The second session of admissions to Delhi government schools will be held from July 23 to August 3, Delhi deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia informed in a virtual press briefing.
The online registration forms will be available on June 11 evening at www.edudel.nic.in. For classes 6 to 8, admission will be granted to those children who have passed the previous classes as well as those who are out of school. In class 9 students who have passed class 8 from a recognized institute are eligible to apply.
On average, over 2 lakh students apply for admission to Delhi government schools every year. Last year too the Delhi government had conducted admissions to classes 6-9 and class 11 in two phases. The second phase was held for those who could not get a seat or apply during the first phase.
Meanwhile, students who are currently in classes 9 and 11, the Delhi govt has cancelled the final year exams and students will be assessed based on their performance in mid-terms.