ICSE Exam Pattern is compulsory for all subjects given below. The exam pattern given below provides students with an overview of the question paper pattern, the weightage of marks of each section and the number of questions in each section. By knowing the exam pattern, students get to know the essential topics that need more attention.
We recommend students go through the exam pattern before starting the preparation for the ICSE exam:
The Council of the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) conducts and releases the syllabus for all the examinations for classes VI to VIII.
All students will study:
- Second Language
- Social Studies
- Selected to further 'Vocational' subjects and complete a project on a theme of students’ choice (selected from a possible 13 themes)
Look at the table given below for the 6 to 8 class-wise syllabus:
Class IX - X
|For Class 6 detailed Syllabus
|For Class 7 detailed Syllabus
|For Class 8 detailed Syllabus
Students of classes IX & X are taught an elaborate curriculum prescribed by the council. There are no predetermined textbooks, but the council provides a list of recommendations from which schools can choose.
Candidates have to take 7 subjects from the following 3 Groups.
- Group I - 4 Compulsory Subjects.
- Group II - 2 Optional Subjects.
- Group III - 1 Optional Subject.
All students are offered the following subjects and have to study:
(2 or 3 Subjects)
(ANY 1 Subject)
||Arts, Performing Arts, Computer Applications, Economic Applications
Hindi / Kannada / French
(Only Foreign Candidates)
||Mathematics, Commercial Studies, Economics
||Commercial Applications, Fashion Designing, Physical Education, Yoga, Cookery, Home Science
|History, Civics & Geography
||Environmental Science, Classical Language, Modern Foreign Language
||Modern Foreign Language, Technical Drawing Applications, Environmental Applications, SUPW and Community Service (compulsory graded subject)
For the Indian School Certificate Examination (ISC Exam), the students from classes XI & XII have to choose English as a compulsory subject with 3-5 optional subjects. To get a passing grade in ISC Class XII, 2024, students must clear all these subjects.
Students can only appear in up to 6 Subjects. Elective subjects include Business Studies, History, Accounts, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
All students are offered the following subjects:
ISC Subjects for 2023-24
- Indian Languages
- Political Science
- Business Studies
- Environmental Studies
- Computer Science