CBSE Improvement Exam-Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s and details)

FAQ’s about CBSE Improvement Exam :-
Q : How many times can a candidate appear for Improvement examination?
A : For improvement examination only one chance in the succeeding year is permitted.

Q : Is a student required to appear in all subjects in improvement examination?
A : No, the student can appear in one or more than one subject(s) as per his/her choice. However, improvement exam. can be taken only in the successive year of passing Class XII exams.

Q : Can a candidate simultaneously appear for Improvement as well as Additional subject examination?
A : No, a candidate appearing for Improvement in one or more subjects cannot appear for additional subject examination simultaneously.

Q : Can a candidate appear in CBSE Improvement Exam in one subject only?
A : A candidate who has passed Class XII examination of the Board may reappear for improvement of performance in one or more subjects in the main examination in the succeeding year only. The candidate may appear privately, those re-appearing for whole examination can also appear as regular candidate if admitted by the school.

* For subjects involving practical work, if the candidate has passed the practical examination, he or she will be allowed to appear only in theory part.
* Only a statement of marks is issued by the Board after the improvement of performance.

Click here for further important points and FAQ’s.

Latest Comments (424 Comments)
  1. yash punjabi

    can i go college along with the preparation for improvement exam ?

    • pratyush

      chup madarchod

      • sandeep

        thumbs up for uh..

    • manpreet

      No man. No higher studies allowed

    • Darshit

      Yes you can don’t hear to these douchebags many of my friends are in college right now and have given improvement exam this year while they were pursuing first year in there colleges.

  2. Gaurav Vishal Singh

    Sir i want to know that could i give improvement in 5 subjects other than additional in 2015 , is it possible as i heard that we can’t give improvement in not more than two subjects.


    is it suggest able to go for improvement or readmission in 12th. i am in dilemma for my ward. he has secured 70% in 12th and want to go in for jee main again .which would you suggest sir.

    • Admin

      He can appear for improvement for jee next year, just make sure he appears in all subjects for improvement exam.

  4. mayank mohta

    Sir i want to know that if i appear for improvement exam for 2 subjects then i have to drop for one year?

  5. Prateek Nigam

    I am Prateek nigam of calss 12th, iscored less marks in 12th and so i want to improve it….
    So please introduce me to the procedure of improvement exam…..

  6. shanu

    please reply……..
    may i appear privately appear for some selected subjects ,i.e., phy, chem and maths without taking admission in any school?
    please reply soon……………….

  7. Aditya Raj

    may I give all subject improvement exam if i have got compart in any subject

  8. Aditya Raj

    want to change ny subject bcouse i have failled un math and will have to apoear in the very next 12exam

  9. saahil Kshatriya

    do i have to repeat my school if my examination is cancelled and i have to give it again including practicals?

  10. ashish

    Hello sir I am Ashish I am doing from sol but I want to do from regular college so my English marks is 39 in case exam 2013.
    I want to give improvement exam but can I give because I left 1 year.
    Give me answer please.

  11. adi

    i passed class 12th in 2013 . can i go for improvement exam after 1 year means now……..i have scored just 33 in math so thats why .i am currently doing hons regular
    pls help me


    If I scured less marks in improvement exam than main exam , then which marks will be taken final? Is it best of two??

  13. Rahul Shaw

    I appeared for 2014 exm and got an ft on bio. I dnt know hw bt bio become additionl sub. I want improve my grades and sit fr AIPMT and wbje, sir can u just help to sit for bio.

  14. ashwini

    i want to give improvement exam for physics and maths,will the report card next year will only contain improvement subjects marks,and other subjects will be blank? do jee main will consider my improvement marks?will i ,ll be having two report cards?

    • Admin

      Your new marksheet will only have improvement exam marks, that’s why we advise you to appear in all 5 subjects.

  15. Ankit

    i want to know that, is i gave IE exam in Math, Physics And English……………?????????

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

9 + = twelve

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>