Council For The Indian School Certificate Examinations

Celebrating over50years of providing excellence in education

DIVISIONS

The Council is actively involved in studying areas of concern in education in order to provide new insights, dispel myths and provoke new responses in order to deliver more effective teaching – learning provisions.

The ICSE & ISC divisions are also keenly involved in developing new syllabuses, curriculum frameworks and assessment systems to make education relevant, challenging and exciting.

I.C.S.E. (Class X)

I.S.C. (Class XII)

Divisions - I.C.S.E. (Class X)

INDIAN CERTIFICATE OF SECONDARY EDUCATION EXAMINATION

The Indian Certificate of Secondary Education Examination has been designed to provide an examination in a course of general education, in accordance with the recommendations of the New Education Policy 1986, through the medium of English.

The Indian Certificate of Secondary Education Examination will ensure a general education without any diversification of studies as all candidates are required to enter and sit for six subjects and Socially Useful Productive Work.

The Indian Certificate of Secondary Education Examination is a school examination and the standard of the examination pre-supposes a school course of ten years duration (Classes I-X).

Private candidates are not permitted to appear for the examination.



Divisions - I.S.C (Class XII)

Indian School Certificate Examination

The Indian School Certificate Examination has been designed as an examination, through the medium of English, in accordance with the recommendations of the New Education Policy 1986, after a two-year course of studies beyond the Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (Year-10) Examination or its equivalent.

All candidates must enter and sit for English (compulsory), with three, four or five elective subjects and must have been evaluated internally by the School and secured a pass grade in Socially Useful Productive Work and Community Service (compulsory).

Private candidates are not permitted to appear for the examination.



Divisions - C.V.E (Year 12)

Certificate of vocational education examination

The Certificate of Vocational Education Examination (CVE - 12) has been created as an examination, in accordance with the recommendations of the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) through the Joint Council of Vocational Education (JCVE) established under the National Policy of Education 1986. This examination can be taken by candidates after a two year course of studies beyond the Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (Year 10) examination or its equivalent, through the medium of English.

The C.V.E. course is intended to prepare candidates for specific vocations. Private candidates are not permitted to appear for these examinations.



The following subjects are presently being offered to schools:

Compulsory subjects:

  • English: Paper 1 and Paper II
  • General Foundation Industrial Sociology & Entrepreneurship

Choice of subjects:

  • Mechanical Engineering Technician
  • Civil Engineering Technician
  • Telecommunication Engineering Technician
  • Computer Theory & System Analyst
  • Business Studies
  • Air Conditioning and refrigeration
  • Offset Printing Technician
  • Graphic Designing Technician
  • Physical Education
  • Crèche & Pre-primary School Management
  • Hospitality Management
  • Exterior & Interior Design
  • Office Assistant

For C.V.E. Regulations and Syllabuses please contact:


The Chief Executive & Secretary
Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations
East Zone Office
3rd Floor, 5, Lala Lajpat Rai Sarani (Elgin Road)
Kolkata 700 020
West Bengal