The Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) has released the time table for upcoming board examinations. The Council has updated the examination time table for both Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE-Class X) and Indian School Certificate (ISC-Class XII) examinations. As per the trends, both the exams will mark beginning in the month of February.
As per the ISC 2017 time table, practical examinations will begin first with the Physics-Paper 2 on February 6, 2017. The theory papers would commence from February 17 with Economics, while the examination will end on April 5 with Sociology theory paper. The Council has maintained ample gap between important papers like a gap of 7 days in Physics & Chemistry paper is given, while 5 days gap has been reserved between Chemistry and Mathematics paper. Similarly, over 2 weeks gap has been maintained between Economics, Accounts and Business Studies papers. The exams would commence from either 9 am or 2 pm, check complete schedule here.
For ICSE 2017 time table, the exams usually start in the last week of February. First paper would be English Language (Paper 1) on February 27, while the exams would conclude on March 31 with Commercial Studies (Group II Elective). The ICSE exams would commence from either 9 am or 11 am. Check complete time table here.
Additional 15 minutes time will also be given to the students for reading the question paper, as per the practice. This time may be provided before the scheduled time.
CISCE has maintained its previous schedule of holding the annual examinations as the practical exams for ISC Class 12th students had started on February 8 last year, while the theory papers started from February 22.