Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) has come out
with the examination timetable for classes XII (ISC) and class X (ICSE) for the
year 2017. With the new time table
announced, the students will start planning the final countdown to face the
Unlike last year, the ISC examination of 2017 will start
with Physics paper 2 practical on February 6th, 2017. The examination will
continue till April 5th, 2017, while the ICSE exam will begin with English
paper on February 27th, 2017 and it will end on March 31st, 2017.The time for
the ISC examination will be mostly from 9 am to 2 pm and the ICSE examination
will start from 9 am to 11 am.
Students will get additional time of 15 minutes apart from
the scheduled time of the paper and they can utilize it to read the question
paper during the examination. The time table of both the examinations has been made
available on the council’s website www.cisce.org for the students, teachers and
the parents to review and plan.
Most of the students are happy about the time table and find
it convenient because the duration of the exam is longer which allows them to
have holidays in between major papers. Principals of schools have reported that
the timetable, which has been declared much before the examination, will help students
plan their preparation better and utilize the time in hand effectively. It will
also help in conducting the exams smoothly and declaring the results on time. Some
of the teachers also expressed satisfaction regarding the time table and said
that publishing the time table on time will benefit the students in getting
admissions for higher courses next year.