In a recent announcement, The Council for the India School Certificate Examination has revealed time table for 2017 Board Examination for the Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE) and the Indian School Certificate (ISC).
The ICSE Grade 10 examination will start from February 27, 2017 and last till March 31, 2017. While, the ISC Class 12 board examination will commence from February 6, 2017 (with its practical examination) and last till on April 5, 2017.
The prelim examination for most of the ICSE schools and institutions will begin from December 2016 in order to prepare students for the final board examinations. The previous year 10th class board examination started on February 29, 2016 and went on till March 31, 2016. Candidates can refer to the ICSE and ISC links for the time table here for a proper schedule of the examination.
Recently, the Haryana Board of School Education (HBSE) has made it mandatory for the students of Class 10 and 12 to have Aadhar cards while applying for the upcoming 2017 board examination. The initiative is aimed at preventing forgery of certificates and impersonation cases and to further ensure that the details of students are complete and accurate.
Even Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has asked for Aadhar linkage of all accounts for availing different scholarships and other benefits for the students, reported PTI.
Fadnavis also directed his officials to prepare a plan to bring the University of Mumbai, Savitribai Phule Pune University and Nagpur University among the top in global rankings.