Ham Radio in the new CBSE Syllabus

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Ham Radio in the new CBSE Syllabus

Postby vu2jos » Fri Feb 25, 2005 5:06 am

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has issued a circular on 20th January 2005 to the Heads of Institutions affiliated to CBSE, introducing Disaster Management in the Social Science subject for examination for Class X for the year 2006. The topics also include Ham Radio, Tsunami etc. The component on Disaster Management will carry 8 marks in the Theory Paper.

Several years back on 14th May 1991, under the initation by NIAR, CBSE had issued a circular
introducing Amateur Radio as an activity under Work Experience from Class IX onwards in their schools and to contact National Institute of Amateur Radio, Hyderabad for necessary guidence.

Copy of the latest circular can be accessed at this

Thanks to CBSE for their timely action for creating

awareness on Amateur Radio in their schools all over India.
Jose Jacob, VU2JOS
National Institute of Amateur Radio
Raj Bhavan Road, Hyderabad-500082, India

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