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  1. Check Seat Availability
  2. Schedule a Test / Enroll Online
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  4. Take Practice Exams
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Candidates can reschedule an enrolled examination by logging into the NISM Certification Portal to a later date atleast 30 calendar days prior to the examination date. Candidates can avail of the facility of rescheduling an enrolled examination only once after enrolment.

Any further request for rescheduling of examination will be serviced by NISM on a case to case basis and at its own discretion.

Certificate Issuance: all enrolments will be valid for a period of 180 calendar days
On the day of examination, all candidates will be provided marksheets/scorecards after completion of the examination. Email Certificates will be issued only to successful candidates who have provided PAN wherever applicable, before the time of examination within 15-20 calendar days from the date of the examination. Physical copy of the certificate has been discontinued from January 28, 2013.
NISM reserves the right to cancel any examination at any time, not to issue certificate to any candidate who appeared in the examination conducted by NISM either at its own Test Centre and/or at the Test Centre of the respective Test Administrator, prevent issue of certificate to any candidate, deface any certificate/s issued to any candidate and/or if any kind of anomaly is observed by, and/or reported to, NISM at any time, NISM may require the candidate to reappear for the examination, without assigning any reason whatsoever.

Re-evaluation Policy:
NISM Policy on Re-evaluation of performance of candidates appearing for Certification Examination and resolution of doubts about the questions forming part of such examination, if any.

"No re-evaluation of the performance of candidates appearing for Certification Examination conducted by NISM (Mandatory & Non-Mandatory examination) is permitted since the assessment of answers, with respect to Certification Examinations questions which are in the nature of selection of only one correct answers from multiple choices offered, is carried out in an objective manner by in-built system architecture created for Certification Examination without any scope for human intervention and subjectivity element.

Also, considering the examination structure, no disclosure of the questions and/or answers is permitted as it will violate the confidentiality of the question bank, which is the essence of the examination.

In view of the above, no communication regarding re-evaluation, etc. will be entertained/serviced by NISM."


Subject to the above, request/s received from a candidate for resolution of doubts about a question forming part of such examination will be considered as per the following policy.

  1. Candidate's request/s will be considered only when he/she specifically mentions particular question or two which he/she thinks contain errors. Claims/ to recheck more than two questions shall normally be not permitted unless substantive material is provided by the candidate as to why he/she considers errors in such questions. In no case, claim/s to recheck all the questions appeared in his/her question paper shall be entertained.
  2. No request/s to disclose/discuss question/s and/or their answers shall be entertained as disclosure of the question/s will violate the essence of the question bank viz. breach the confidentiality/secrecy of the Question bank.
  3. Only those request/s made on-the-spot (before leaving the test center) will be considered for verification.
  4. When a valid request is received from a candidate at the Test Centre, it shall be forwarded by the respective TA to NISM. NISM's team will look into claim relating to the contested question/s to verify whether there is a mistake in the question or answer. If it is prima facie found that the question or answer contains a mistake, no score will be computed and consequently no score card will be issued then at the Test Centre.
  5. Such matter will then be escalated with the question / answer to the Committee with the details of the nature of error, the correct version of the question or contested correct answer and system recognized correct answer. The Committee, after due diligence and proper scrutiny, will arrive at a conclusion whether the claim made by a candidate in relation to a question or answer is right. Such conclusion will be recorded in writing and put up for formal approval to the authority of NISM.
  6. Score computation, kept in abeyance as per point 4, shall be carried based on the approval as per point – 5. Such score card will then be issued to the candidate by TA/NISM.
  7. Even though NISM endeavors best efforts and has put in place a robust mechanism to review its question bank intermittently, attributable to continuous changes taking place emanating from dynamics of market, encompassing products and features, and its regulatory framework, there is a possibility of inadvertently escaping some updation and/or esindirect impact on some question/answer. Therefore, to take care of such eventuality, the above process of entertaining request from the candidate in relation to the question/answer is put in place.
  8. NISM reserves right to charge appropriate fee in future if it feels necessary.

The above policy and process will be subject to review from time to time and shall be binding and final in relation to any claim and/or matter when disposed off with the approval of the authority of NISM.

Special Accommodation Policy:
"In case candidates require special accommodation for appearing for NISM Certification Examinations, such candidates may inform NISM regarding the same. In order to assist candidates requiring special accommodations, candidates are required to send the following form to NISM atleast 30 days in advance. Approval for Special Accomodation will be provided to the requesting candidate/s by NISM after assessing its need at its sole discretion."

Click here to download 'Special Accommodation Policy' form.
Privacy Policy:
At the time of Registration/Enrolment for NISM Certification Examination, NISM may collect following information
  • Complete Name and Address of candidate
  • Contact Information including email address, mobile number
  • Date of Birth, PAN details
  • Educational Qualification, Occupational details
  • Any other information relevant for NISM Certification Examination

NISM does not sell; distribute personal information to third parties. However, NISM may use personal information to send its promotional material.

NISM reserves the right to share personal and examination/enrolment related information on various portals of NISM for information to its stakeholders registered through the website www.nism.ac.in; By using this website user gives its consent for sharing of information by NISM.

The website does not use any Cookies.

NISM does not have any control over other websites which may contain link to this website. NISM shall not be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information provided on such sites, since such sites are not governed by this policy.

NISM in addition to stakeholders may disclose personal information in the following situations: (a) In response to a court order or legal process, to the extent permitted and required by law (b) to address actual or suspected fraud or other illegal activities.

NISM may change this privacy policy by updating this page. Please check this page to be aware of any changes.

For any question or concerns about this policy, please e-mail NISM on certification@nism.ac.in or contact on +91-022-61115555.

Policy on Unfair means, Cheating, Forgery, Impersonation etc.
The following act/s shall be deemed as adoption of Unfair Means:
  • Gaining access to test questions before the examination or aiding someone else to do so.
  • Communicating with and / or disturbing other candidates or consulting other persons inside/outside the examination room during the examination.
  • Being in possession of books, notes, typed sheets or any other material connected or not connected with the examination
  • Carrying and/or using the electronic/photographic/communication devices/equipments that are prohibited during the examinations including but not limited to mobile phones, laptops, tablet PCs, cameras, headphones, pen-drives, bluetooth devices etc
  • Taking breaks to move out of your allotted seat at the test centre without the consent of the invigilator.
  • Threatening or physically or verbally abusing or indulging in any kind of misbehaviour with invigilator / fellow candidates or any person connected with the conduct of examination either inside or outside the examination hall.
  • Using abusive or obscene language/symbols through any means within the premises of the Test Centre.
  • Disclosing, publishing, reproducing, transmitting, storing, or facilitating transmission, theft and storage of the contents of the Question bank/corresponding answers of NISM Certification examination or any information therein in whole or part thereof in any form or by any means, verbal or written (e.g.: smuggling rough sheet out of examination hall), electronically or mechanically for any purpose. Such activities shall be deemed as question bank theft.
  • Pestering the invigilator for issues including but not limited to extra time allotment, allowing to sit for exam in absence of necessary id proofs/documents etc. even if the invigilator has withheld the request at first instance.
  • Carrying and/or consuming food and/or carrying/consuming alcoholic/non-alcoholic beverages etc. excluding drinking water or entering the Test Centre in an inebriated/intoxicated state inside the examination hall.
  • Carrying and/or using weapons/scissor/knife etc. inside the examination hall.

    Following Disciplinary actions will be undertaken with immediate effect in case of Candidate/s caught adopting any of the aforementioned act/s of Unfair means during the course of examination:

  • Candidate/s caught guilty of adopting any of above act/s of unfair means shall be expelled from the examination hall immediately and examination of such candidate/s including the outcome shall be terminated/cancelled right away. Candidate/s in possession of such prohibited item/s as specified above including but not limited to mobile phones, books etc., such item/s shall be confiscated immediately by the invigilator/s
  • Such Candidate/s identity & communication details shall be noted down by invigilator for reporting to NISM.
  • If a candidate/s had passed such examination, the certificate/s shall not be issued against such examination.
  • Any Request for reappearing or refund of fees shall not be entertained against the respective enrolment/s.
  • For Candidate/s indulging in theft of Question bank in any form as reported by invigilator/s , strict disciplinary action will be taken as considered suitable by NISM including but not limited to filing an FIR (First Information Report) with the local police authorities and / or debarring the candidate/s as NISM deems fit from appearing for any, some or all of NISM certification examinations in future etc.
  • In regard to all examination related activities at the Test centre the invigilator/s decision shall be final & binding except when invigilator/s is held guilty/accused by test centre staff of collusion with candidate/s as applicable in invigilator manual

The following act/s shall be deemed as Cheating:
  • Receiving or giving assistance to the fellow candidate/s directly or indirectly or involved in copying in any form including but not limited to looking into any other workstation different from the allotted one during the course of exam etc.
  • Receiving any outside help in any form
  • Indulging in group copying/making sounds/unsolicited gestures to hint at answers etc. during the course of examination

    Following Disciplinary actions will be implemented with immediate effect in case of Candidate/s caught adopting any of the aforementioned act/s of Cheating during the course of examination:

  • Candidate/s guilty of adopting any of above acts of cheating shall be issued a Prohibitive-Warning at the first instance
  • If the same candidate/s is caught guilty of any of above acts the second time, Candidate/s shall be expelled from the examination hall immediately and examination of such candidate/s including its outcome shall be terminated/cancelled.
  • Such Candidate/s identity & communication details shall be noted down by invigilator/s for reporting to NISM.
  • If a candidate/s had passed such examination, the certificate/s shall not be issued against such examination.
  • Any Request for reappearing or refund of fees shall not be entertained against the respective enrolment/s.
  • In regard to all examination related activities at the Test centre the invigilator/s decision shall be final & binding except when invigilator/s is held guilty/accused by test centre staff of collusion with candidate/s as applicable in invigilator manual. NISM reserves right to take any further disciplinary action as it deems fit.

The following act/s shall be deemed as Impersonation :
  • Appearing for examination for another candidate or arranging to have another person take an examination for the candidate.
  • Allowing/Making somebody else to write answers on candidate's behalf during examination
  • Helping or receiving help from other candidates to impersonate.
  • Signing Attendance sheet on somebody else's behalf either partially or completely
  • Moving onto another candidate's workstation during the course of examination.
  • Providing admit card to another person to enable him to appear on behalf of the candidate.

    Following Disciplinary actions will be implemented with immed