ICSE Board Exam 2021 Dates: Putting minds of lakhs of students at ease, the Council For The Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) has announced that Exam Dates for ICSE 10th and ISC 12th Board Exam 2021 will be announced after the dates for upcoming Assembly Polls are announced by the Election Commission. The board also confirmed that soon after the dates are announced, the detailed subject-wise date sheet will be released by the board on cisce.org. The announcement comes across as a major relief for thousands of students who have been eagerly waiting for the announcement of ICSE Board Exam 2021 date sheet. With this clarification, now students will be able continue their preparation for the upcoming exams in an organized manner.
Speaking to a media agency, CISCE Chief Executive and Secretary Gerry Arathoon said that the CISCE Board Exam 2021 Date Sheet will be released by the board as soon as the assembly polls dates are announced. He said that ““As soon as the election dates are announced we will announce the schedule of the Class X (ICSE) and XII (ISC) boards. It could be within a day or two from the announcement. We are ready and waiting for the dates (of the election).”
Details about Practical Exams for ICSE Boards
Along with providing details about the theory exam papers, the Board has also clarified that the dates for the practical exams for various subjects would be decided by the visiting examiner in consultation with the head of the exam centre (the school’s principal) and the supervising examiner of the centre. In the light of the prevailing situation, schools have been asked to divide the examinees into small batches as per the laboratory strength to conduct the practical exams. The Council has also sent the circular to heads of schools presenting candidates for ISC 2021 about dates of practical exams and question papers.
Exam Postponed due to COVID-19 Pandemic
In an earlier notification, the CISCE Board had announced that the ICSE 10th Exam 2021 and ISC 12th Exam 2021 will be delayed or have been postponed and will not take place as per its regular timeline i.e. in February – March 2021. The decision to delay the ICSE 10th and 12th Exam 2021 this year was taken by the board keeping in mind the current pandemic situation in the country and notwithstanding the upcoming elections in five states as well. The official notification released then had also not specified any dates or general timeline but had said that the detailed time table will be issued to students later on.