All India/Delhi Senior School Certificate Examination will be opened to such regular candidates who have submitted their duly completed application for admission to the concerned examination, and/or his name in the manner prescribed by the Board, along with the prescribed fee forwarded to the Controller of Examinations by the Head of the Institution/School with the following duly certified by such head:-
(i) that he possesses the academic qualifications as laid down in Examination Bye-Laws;
(ii) that he has not passed equivalent or higher examination of any other Board or University;
(iii) that he is on the active rolls of the School;
(iv) that he has completed a “regular Course of study” as defined and detailed in Examination Bye-Laws in a school in the subjects in which he would appear in the Examination;
(v) that he bears a good moral character and is of good conduct; and
(vi) that he satisfies all other provisions applicable to him/her, of the Examination Bye- Laws and any other provision made by the Board by governing admission to the examination concerned, if any.
SCHOOL SPECIFIC RULES
(i) It is mandatory upon a school affiliated to Board to follow the Examination Bye-Laws of the Board in toto.
(ii) No affiliated school shall endeavour to present the candidates who are not on its roll nor will it present the candidates of its unaffiliated branch/school to any of the Board’s examinations.
(iii) If the Board has reasons to believe that an affiliated school is not following the subsection (i) and (ii) of this section, the Board will resort to penalties as deemed fit.
A REGULAR COURSE OF STUDY
(i) The expression “a regular course of study” referred to in the Bye-Law means at least 75% of attendance in the classes held counted from the day of commencing teaching of Class XI/XII, as the case may be, upto the 1st of the Month preceding the month in which the examination of the School / Board commences. Candidates taking up a subject(s) involving practicals shall also be required to have put in at least 75% of the total attendance for practical work in the subject in the laboratory. Heads of institutions shall not allow a candidate who has offered subject(s) involving practicals to take the practical examination(s) unless the candidates fulfil the attendance requirements as given in this Rule.
(ii) The candidates who had failed in the same examination in the preceding year and who rejoin Class XI/XII shall be required to put in 75% of attendance calculated on the possible attendance from the 1st of the month following the publication of the results of that examination by the School/Board upto the 1st of the month preceding the month in which the examination of the School / Board commences.
(iii) In the case of migration from other institutions, attendance at the institution/school recognised by the Education Department of the State/Union Territory from which the candidate migrates will be taken into account in calculating the required percentage of attendance.