2021 Unified state exam (EGE) in science and information and communication technologies (ICT) will take on the computer. Before that, all the tasks were performed using paper forms. On changes in the use procedure reported in Rosobrnadzor, reports “Interfax” on Thursday, August 13.

“in the Autumn of Rosobrnadzor will hold a broad discussion and approbation of the form of the exam in all regions”, — stated in the message Department.

They added that in 2021 the exams will include new tasks in practical programming, work with spreadsheets and information retrieval.

The computer form will include 27 jobs: 10 base-level 13 — high, 4 — high. The execution time of the exam will remain 3 hours and 55 minutes.

The exam on Informatics and ICT are required for admission to universities in areas related to information technology and theoretical computer science, said on the website of Rosobrnadzor. In 2019, the exam results improved compared to last year. In 2020 the exam for this subject was included in the list of the most popular. According to the acting head of Rosobrnadzor Anzor Muzaev, computer science chose 108 thousand graduates (about 13 percent of the total), while the most popular subject was English (48%).