CBSE Class 12 Registration 2024: Exam Form (Extended)

Result Date: 13 May '24
Sushmita Sundas
Sushmita Sundas

Updated on - Mar 26, 2024

The Central Board of Secondary Education, closed the CBSE class 12 exam form window for private candidates on 18 Oct 2023 without any late fee. The window to submit 12th exam forms with late fees was opened on 19 Oct 2023 and was closed on 25 Oct 2023.

Candidates who have been declared essential repeat in the result, compartment, and wish to improve their performance in one or more subjects were eligible for this exam form. 

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CBSE has directed schools to provide details of such students while submitting a list of candidates (LOC). CBSE class 12 registration is available for all categories of students, including regular, private, and repeat candidates. Regular candidates are not allowed to register independently. However, private candidates are permitted to do so. The school authorities and students can peruse the page further and check the link provided here.


CBSE class 12 registration 2024 was started in August 2023. The following table contains the CBSE class 12 registration form dates and other details. 

Highlights of CBSE 12th Registration 2024
Conducting authority Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)
Registration type Online/offline
Academic year 2024
Registration start date (regular) 18th August 2023 
Last date of exam form for class 12 private candidates 18 Oct 2023 (Extended)
Exam form dates with late fee for private candidates 19 Oct 2023 to 25 Oct 2023 (Extended)
Official website

Eligibility for CBSE Class 12 Registration

To carry out the application process for CBSE class 12th, students should have completed their registration for class 11th. Therefore, initial registration is mandatory for being eligible to apply for the class 12th examination. The board will provide a registration card for all students upon successfully completing the registration in class 11th. Check out the eligibility criteria given below for class 12th registration:

  • Students who have passed the Matric exam (class 10th) or any equivalent exam from a recognised board.
  • Students who are not satisfied with the marks of class 12th can re-appear in it next year and thus apply for the same.
  • Students who fail the class 12th examination can apply again and fill out the CBSE class 12 registration form.
  • Female candidates who are residents of the Delhi National Capital Region and have passed the class 10th or equivalent exam from a recognised board.

Details Required for Registration

The following details/documents are required to carry out the CBSE class 12 registration process. Do keep them sorted before initiating the process.

  • Full name of the candidate and his/her parent(s)/guardian(s)
  • A recent passport-size photograph of the candidate
  • Date of birth (same as mentioned in the birth certificate)
  • Subject name and code for which he/she will appear
  • Optional subject's choice
  • Signature of parent(s)/guardian(s)

CBSE Class 12 Registration Procedure for Regular Candidates

Regular candidates cannot register by themselves for the board examination. School authorities must follow these steps to register for the CBSE class 12th exams.

  • Step 1: Visit the official CBSE website of the board
  • Step 2: Select the "Click for CBSE Website" link on the landing page.
  • Step 3: CBSE website home page will open. Below "Submission of List of Candidates (LOC), "click on the "Click here" option. It will redirect you to the login page.

CBSE Class 12th Registration

  • Step 4: A new page will be opened with various links. Select the one that says "Submission of LOC/Registration".
  • Step 5: The authentication screen will appear. Provide credentials such as your "User ID" and "Password" along with the Security PIN.

CBSE Class 12th registration

  • Step 6: Once all the details are entered, click on the "Login" button.
  • Step 7: Fill out the details of all the eligible candidates and finally submit the data on the website.

CBSE Class 12 Registration Procedure for Private Candidates

Private candidates have to register on the official website to appear in the board exams 2024. Follow the steps mentioned below to fill out the online CBSE class 12 registration form.

  • Step 1: Visit the official website of CBSE -
  • Step 2: Click on the "Submission of Examination Forms by Private Candidates Class XII" link under the recent announcements section.
  • Step 3: Candidates are then required to click on the "Continue" button on the following page.
  • Step 4: Now select the category and class from the list, as shown in the image below. Complete the registration form.

Registration For CBSE

  • Step 5: Pay the application fee online and proceed.
  • Step 6: Complete the CBSE class 12 registration form. Download the confirmation page for future reference.

Classification of CBSE 12th Candidates

Candidates appearing for the CBSE class 12 exam 2024 must know the evaluation procedure. The following guidelines will give you insights into the vital steps before and after the CBSE 12th and final examination.

Classification of CBSE 12th Candidates

Compartment Category

Applicable to those candidates who could not pass the main examination and placed into the compartment and appear only in the compartment subject in the coming examination. This is applicable to class 12th candidates. The candidate needs to give the previous main examination details for applying. Candidates wishing to appear for all subjects should apply under the failure category.


Applicable to those candidates who passed the main examination (immediate previous main examination) and want to improve their performance. The candidate needs to give the last main examination details to apply. Candidates can select the subject(s) for improvement.


Applicable to those candidates who did not pass the Main examination and subsequent compartment chances. The candidate needs to give the previous main examination details for applying and must select at least five subjects. Candidates placed in the compartment category in the previous main examination can also apply in this category. However, in that case, they have to appear in all selected subjects and will be treated as full subject failures.

Additional Subject

Applicable to those candidates who passed the main examination and want to study additional subjects (except those who already passed). Candidates need to give previous main examination details in which they passed for applying. Candidates can select any non-practical subjects, excluding those already passed.


Applicable to women and PwD candidates who are bonafide residents of the National Capital Territory of Delhi. Candidates can select non-practical subjects.

CBSE Class 12 Fee Structure Details for Examination

Students and school authorities must be aware of the CBSE registration fee for class 12 and avoid any kind of delay in making the payments. A separate fee will be charged for the migration certificate. 

CBSE class 12th Registration Fee Structure

Fee Slab

The fee to be Remitted per Student in INR

Schedule for Online Submission of LOC

Schedule for payment of fee

Schools in India

Schools in Nepal

Schools Outside India

Without late fee

Rs. 1500/ per candidate for 05 subjects

Rs. 5000/ per candidate for 05 subjects

Rs. 10,000 per candidate for 05 subjects

18th August 2023 - 18th September 2023 

Date of Finalization of LOC+4 days

Rs. 1200 per candidate for 05 subjects for SC/ST candidates of Government Schools in Delhi

Not applicable

Not applicable

Rs. 300 per subject for additional/ optional subject per candidate

Rs. 1000 per subject for additional/optional subject per candidate

Rs. 2000 per subject for additional/optional subject per candidate

Practical fee

Rs. 150 for each practical subject per candidate

Rs. 150 for each practical subject per candidate

Rs. 350 for each practical subject per candidate

With late fee

Last date with late fee of Rs. 2000 per candidate (in addition to fee subscribed)

18th September 2023 - 25th September 2023 

Date of Finalization of LOC+4 days

Migration certificate

Rs. 350

Also read: CBSE Migration Certificate

Additional Details for CBSE Class 12 Fee Payment

CBSE registration fees are only accepted through digital payment methods such as Netbanking and Debit/Credit cards (both national/international). Applicants can deposit the fee via digital payment methods. No fees will be accepted offline, i.e., DD/Postal Order/Money Order/ Cheque, etc. No registration form is to be accepted without a fee.

The respective bank will update the CBSE class 12th registration fee status on the CBSE server within 24 hours of payment. In the case of bank-related transaction problems of the fee on the server, the candidates have to contact the respective bank. Contact details of the banks are given on the website of CBSE. The following information is to be notified to the bank for queries regarding payments:

  • Mode of payment
  • Fee Reference Number
  • Amount paid
  • Date of payment
  • Transaction number
  • Contact number

Important Points to Note for CBSE 12th Board Examination 2024

Keep in mind that certain specific guidelines will help candidates appear for board exams without facing any challenges. Here are some important points that candidates should note before appearing for the CBSE 12th board exam 2024:

  1. Once allotted, the examination centre is final.

  2. No request for a change of examination centre will be accepted.

  3. The board will allow an examination centre based on the applicant's current residential address.

  4. Candidates will only be able to apply for subjects that are auto-generated by the system.

  5. The board will allow a new CBSE roll number for class 12 candidates who appear for the examination in the current year.

  6. In no case will the candidates be allowed to appear with their past roll numbers.

Admit card: Eligible candidates can download their admit cards from the official CBSE website.

Dispatch of original mark sheet/certificate: The regional office will send the original mark sheet/certificate to the centre where the candidate appeared.

Candidates can collect the mark sheet/certificate from the examination centre upon submitting the original admit card.

Issues with mark sheet/certificate:

The original mark sheet and certificate of the previous year's examination should not be surrendered to CBSE.

A marksheet for the 2024 examination will be issued to all candidates who will appear for the examination in February/March/April 2024.

Procedure for improvement exam in CBSE class 12th: Candidates appearing for Improvement of Performance or Compartment subjects will be issued a separate mark sheet reflecting only the marks obtained in the said examination.

CBSE Class 12 Compartment Registration 2024

Candidates who wish to appear in the CBSE class 12 compartment exam must submit an application form in June 2024 (tentative). The application procedure is slightly different for regular and private candidates. The respective schools will submit the LOC through the CBSE website for regular candidates.

Private candidates can visit the official website and download the application form PDF with details about the fee procedure, eligibility, etc. Furthermore, candidates must submit their online/offline CBSE class 12 registration forms before the deadline to avoid penalties.

Read More: CBSE Class 12 Compartment Registration


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