CBSE Compartment Exam forms for Class 12 will be available from their respective schools only. The students will get five chances to clear the compartment examination.
The first chance compartmental examination will commence on 16th July, 2011. Regular candidates will route their requests through the Head of institution. The Heads of Institutions will ensure that the list of compartmental candidate reaches the respective regional offices with fee upto 23.06.2011 or with late fee of Rs. 10/- per day upto 30.06.2011.
Application forms for private / compartmental candidates for Delhi region will be issued to the candidates along with Mark Statements from their respective Schools/Examination Centres.
The Second phase of CBSE Tele-counselling will begin from 23rd May and go up to 6th June 2011. For any queries call the toll free number at 1800 11 7002 from any part of the country to get centralized access to CBSE helpline.
The Board gives five chances to clear the compartment examination. The first examination is held in July-August followed by second chance in March-April and the third chance in July-August and so on. Unsuccessful candidates after these five attempts are required to appear afresh in all subjects there on.
Compartment Exam Eligibility :
Students who are failed in two subjects of the Six subjects or failed in any one of the main 5 subjects are placed in compartment in those subjects provided that he/she passed the internal assessment.
(i) A candidate placed in compartment may reappear at compartmental examination to be held in July/August and may avail himself/herself of the second chance in March/ April next year and may further avail himself/herself of the third chance at the compartmental examination to be held in July/ August of that year. The candidate will be declared ‘Pass’ provided he/she qualifies the compartmental subject/subjects in which he/she had failed.
(ii) A candidate who does not appear or fails at one or all the chances of compartment shall be treated to have failed in the examination and shall be required to reappear in all the subjects at the subsequent annual examination of the Board as per syllabus and courses laid down for the examination concerned in order to pass the examination. The candidate shall have the option to appear at the practical examination in the subjects involving practical or retain their previous marks in one more annual examination after the 3rd chance compartment.
(iii) Syllabus and Courses for the Compartmental Candidates in March Examination shall be the same as applicable to the candidates of full subjects appearing at the examination.
(iv) A candidate placed in compartment shall be allowed to appear only in those subjects in which he/she has been placed in compartment at the Second Chance Compartmental Examination to be held in March/April next year.
(v) For subjects involving practical work, in case the candidate has passed in practical at the main examination he/she shall appear only in theory part and previous practical marks will be carried forward and accounted for. In case a candidate has failed in practical he / she shall have to appear in theory and practical both irrespective of the fact that he / she has already cleared the theory examination.