CBSE Private Candidate: Students Can Change Their Exam Centre

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) was established by the Indian Government to provide education along with organising the board exams. Every year, the Board organises the regular academic examinations for Class 10 and Class 12 in February/March/April. Apart from the main examinations, CBSE is also vested with the authority to conduct the examination for private candidates. Here, we've discussed some important information regarding the CBSE private candidate 2020 that include CBSE private candidate admit card, application form, eligibility and other important details.

 

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What Is CBSE Private Candidate?

CBSE Private Candidate

A private candidate of CBSE means who don't meet the eligibility criteria of regular candidates. The board will determine the private candidates based on a set of rules. Candidates are advised to check the CBSE private candidate eligibility for detailed information.

CBSE Private Candidate Exam Centre

The Board has released a notice regarding the postponement of exams due to the outbreak of COVID-19. Private candidates who have shifted from their district of examination centre to some other district in India can also make a request to change their examination centre.

The notice reads, "Candidates appearing for 2nd chance Compartment, Failures of the previous year, Improvement of Performance, Additional subject, Female candidates of NCT of Delhi, Visually Impaired candidates appearing as private candidates and Patrachar Vidyalaya candidates who have shifted from their district of examination centre to any district in India can also apply to CBSE on the link on the board's website or using Mobile App for change of district of the examination centre."

CBSE Private Candidate Admit Card 2020

All the eligible candidate who has submitted the application form successfully can download their admit card from the CBSE website in January 2020. Candidates should use their login details such as application number, previous roll number & year and candidate name to download the CBSE private candidate admit card.

Follow the link to download CBSE Private admit card 2020 http://59.179.16.89/cbse/web/pvtform/pvtAdmCard.aspx

Important Notice On Private Candidates Admit Cards 2020

The CBSE has released an important notice regarding the signature of principal on the admit card of private candidates. The Board has asked the Central Superintendents to allow private candidates to appear for the examination though the admit cards have not been signed by the principal.

The official notice reads, "In order to avoid undue hardship to private candidates who are going to appear in Class X & XII Examinations-2020, all the Centre Superintendents of the Examination Centres, are instructed to allow private candidates to appear in the respective examination(s), even if their admit card has not been signed by the Principal. However, parent & candidate must have signed on Admit Card in the space provided for the same.''

Check the official notice - private candidates admit card signature

CBSE Important Notice For Board Exam 2020

The Board has released an important notice regarding subjects offered by Private Candidates for Class XII examination 2020.

The notice reads, ''Question papers in the following subjects will be as per pattern as given for 2019 examination for the candidates appearing under the category private candidate.''

  • Mass Media Studies (072)
  • Library & Information Studies (079)
  • Typography & CA English (607)
  • Shorthand English (608)
  • Typography & CA Hindi (609)
  • Web Application (796)

It also reads ''Question papers in the following subjects will be as per pattern as given in the curriculum and sample question paper for 2020 examination for the candidates appearing under the category private candidate.''

  • Fashion Studies (837)
  • Agriculture (808)
  • Office Procedures & Practices (824)
  • Geospatial Technology (818)
  • Taxation (822)
  • Marketing (812)
  • Salesmanship (831)
  • Banking (811)
  • Insurance (814)

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The sources suggest that subjects such as Mass Media Studies, Library and Information Science, Typography and CA English, Shorthand English, Typography and CA Hindi and Web Application will be conducted based on the pattern of 2019.

CBSE Private Candidate Eligibility

  • CBSE private candidate eligibility criteria rules are described below.
  • Candidates who have been declared fail in the previous year's academic examination, i.e., 2019.

Candidates who have been placed in Compartment in July 2019.

  • Candidates who have been placed in Compartment in the main exam and did not appear for the Compartment examination in July 2019.
  • Candidates who wish to appear for Improving their Grades in one or more subjects. This is for pass out of candidates of 2019.
  • Candidates who wish to appear in an Additional Subject. This is only for candidates of 2014 or after.
  • Here, we have briefly described the CBSE private candidate eligibility criteria. Candidates are advised to visit the Board's website for official notification, which described in detail about ''Compartment'', ''Improvement of Performance'' and ''Additional Subject.''

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    CBSE Private Candidate Form 2020

    Candidates or parents need to submit the online application form to appear for the examination. The CBSE private candidate application form will be available on the official website of CBSE. The link to apply online is - http://cbse.nic.in/newsite/private/index.html. Candidates need to click on the ''Continue'' to kick-start the application process.

    CBSE Private Candidate Application Fee

    Candidates have to pay the prescribed application fee amount to successfully submit the application form. One should also know how to check CBSE private candidate fee status.

    FeeIn IndiaOutside India
    Examination feeRs.1500/- for 05 subjects

    Rs.300/- per subject for one extra subject

    Rs.10000/- for 05 subjects

    Rs.2000/- per subject for one extra subject

    Examination fee without late fee for Additional/ Compartment/ Improvement Rs.300/- per subject

    For Additional/ Compartment/ Improvement

    Rs.2000/- per subject

    For Additional/ Compartment/ Improvement
    Practical fee Rs. 150/- for each Practical/Project Work Subject Rs.350/- for each Practical/Project Work Subject
    Late fee Last date with late fee of Rs.2000/- per candidate (in addition to Fee prescribed)

    Note: The examination fee is exempted for visually impaired candidates. If the form is submitted after the last date, the late fee will be applicable.

    CBSE Private Candidate Form 2020 Last Date

    • Schedule for online submission of form - August 26 to September 30, 2019
    • Late fee - October 1 to 15, 2019

    Click here for CBSE Private Candidate Circular (Class 12)

    Click here for CBSE Private Candidate Circular (Class 10)

    CBSE Private Candidate Result 2020

    The Board will release the CBSE private candidate result in the month of May 2020. The result will be available only on the official website of CBSE. Candidates should note that marksheet cum certificate of 2020 examination will be issued to candidates who will appear for February/March 2020 exams. It will be available after the declaration of result.

    A separate marksheet cum certificate will be released for candidates appearing for Improvement of Performance or Additional Subject. However, a consolidated marksheet cum certificate will be issued candidate who will appear for 2nd chance Compartment exam.

    CBSE Helpline For Private Candidate

    There might be many queries regarding CBSE private candidate eligibility, last date, and late fee. Candidates can call at CBSE helpline no 1800-11-8002 on all working days from 9.30 am to 5.30 pm.

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