The Council For Indian School Certificate Examinations that conducts ICSE and ISC exams has announced the revised examination dates. ICSE Class X exams will be held from March 10 to April 21, while Class 12 exams will be conducted from Jan 30 to April 26.
The ICSE (X) and ISC (XII) exams which were announced in December were rescheduled as some of the papers were coinciding with assembly election dates in Uttar Pradesh.
Earlier, the examinations were to begin on February 6, and the Indian Certificate of Secondary Education exams that were to start from February 27.
In the previous time table, Art paper 1 for Class X (ICSE) was scheduled for February 11, the same date when first phase of polling has been scheduled. Similarly, Computer science paper -2 was scheduled on February 15, the same date as phase 2 of polling.
There is a large number of schools affiliated to CISCE in Uttar Pradesh. Currently there are 312 schools under the board in the poll-bound state.
A few days back, CBSE also announced its date-sheet after Election Commission announced election schedule.