ICSE and ISC exam 2017: Revised timetable released, check them here
The Council for the Indian School Certificate Examination, which conducts ICSE and ISC examinations, has announced the much awaited revised timetable for Class 10 and Class 12 exams.education Updated: Jan 13, 2017 20:06 IST
The Council for the Indian School Certificate Examination, which conducts ICSE and ISC examinations, has announced the revised timetable for Class 10 and Class 12 exams.
The ICSE (Class 10) exams will now begin from March 10 and will end on April 21. The ISC (Class 12) exams will begin from January 30 and end on April 26.
The ISC examination has now been advanced by a week while ICSE exams has been delayed by 10 days.
According to the schedule issued earlier, the ISC exam was to begin on February 6 and the ICSE exam was to start from February 27.
Gerry Arathoon, Council for the Indian School Certificate Examination chief executive and secretary in a press statement said consequent to the dates for the assembly polls in five states, the dates of the ISC and ICSE year 2017 examinations had to be rescheduled.
“As a result of rescheduling of the examinations, the candidates will now have the benefit of added study time. The schedule of entrance examination for admission to professional courses has been taken cognizance of, for the candidates taking the ISC examination,” Arathoon said.
A total of 2,50,871 candidates are registered for the examinations this year with 1,76,327 candidates registered for the ICSE and 74,544 for ISC examinations.
The revised examination schedule has been uploaded on the council’s official website. You can also check it at the end of the story.
In the timetable issued earlier, the ISC art paper 1 was scheduled for February 11, the date for the first phase of the polls for 73 seats in Uttar Pradesh. The computer science paper 2 was to be held on February 15 - the day of the second phase of polls for 67 seats in the state.
The ISC English paper 1 and 2 were to be held on February 23 and 27 along with the fourth and fifth phase of the elections for 53 and 52 seats. Lastly, the physical education paper 1 (theory) was to be held on March 8, the last phase of the polls.
The ICSE English language paper 1 was scheduled for February 27 when the fifth phase for 52 seats will be conducted. The art paper 1 was slated for March 4 and second language and modern foreign language paper was to be held on March 8.
Note: Visit CISCE’s official website for updates.
First Published: Jan 13, 2017 19:42 IST