The Council for Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) ISC or class 12th examination is all set to start. Physics (Practical) exam is scheduled for today.
The ISC or class 12th examination will begin from 9:00 a.m and conclude after 3 hours. It has been stated that 15 minutes of extra time would be given to the students for reading the question paper.
For avoiding any kind of malpractices or cheating in the examination hall, Council for Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) has asked schools to ensure that students do not wear digital watches to the exam hall from this year.
According to the sources, CISCE has recently sent a circular to this effect to the principals of affiliated schools, Nabarun Dey, the general secretary of the Bengal chapter of the Association of Heads of ICSE Schools.
"The circular, issued by CISCE Chief Executive and Secretary Gerry Arathoon, said the respective institutions should ensure that candidates from their schools do not carry digital watches during examinations. They are only allowed to wear analogue watches," Nabarun Dey said.
The CISCE class 12th examination will mark a new beginning in the life of the students. Students of all the schools that are affiliated with the CISCE board will take up the examination, commencing today.
The ICSE exams for class 10th are scheduled to begin on February 26th, 2018 and end on March 28th, 2018 whereas the ISC exams will start tomorrow and end on April 2nd, 2018.
All the students are advised to carry their valid admit cards and aadhar cards at the time of the examination. Proper checking will be done before the commencement of the examination.