(ISC Board)

About ISC Board

The abbreviation ISC stands for Indian School Certificate. CISCE (Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations) holds Indian School Certificate (ISC) examination every year usually in the month of February or March for class 12. The subject of examination includes English as the mandatory subject and a list of other selective subjects. The list of selective subjects includes Geography, Sociology, History, Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Home Science, among others.

The ISC board is known of majorly focus on the literature and language, which ultimately help students to pursue a good career various fields including management, communication, marketing, accounting, and others. The curriculum of ISC board is designed in a way to improvise oral and writing skills, along with in-depth learning of various concepts, which highly focuses on the overall development of students.

The ISC board has released the syllabus and exam pattern for the year 2024. It has also released the specimen question papers for the 2024 examination so that students can download and practice to enhance their performance during the examination and score better. All the students are advised to finish with the ISC 12th syllabus and get thorough with the ISC examination pattern at least a month before the release of the actual exam time table.

Refer the below content to learn more about the revised ISC Board exam dates, syllabus, exam pattern, sample papers, preparation tips, and much more about it.

ISC Exam Details

The aim of the CISCE is to offer its learners through quality education and also empower them to contribute towards humanity, a pluralistic society, simply by creating an exciting learning environment and experience. The contact details of the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examination (CISCE) are mentioned in the given table below-

Name of Board Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE)
Established 1958
Medium of Instruction English
Address (Head Office) Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE)P 35-36, Sector VI

Pushp Vihar, Saket

New Delhi – 110017
Telephone Number (011) 29564831/33/37
Official Website
Fax Number (011) 29564735

Syllabus for the ISC Board 2024

Following the syllabus that has international value, the Indian School Certificate (ISC) exam is indeed the most systematic and disciplined in the country, even in the case of hosting exams and also declaring the results. The difficulty level of the subjects under ISC board syllabus is equally distributed so that all the students won’t feel stressed and pressurized as they promoted to higher classes. The syllabus for ISC board has been reformed to match the level of CBSE and other competitive exams like JEE and NEET.

ISC Exam Compulsory and Elective Subjects

Students who are appearing for the ISC Class 11 and 12 examination, English is the compulsory subject for all three preferred streams which includes Science, Commerce, and Arts. Students can choose other subjects has to elect the English subject as it comes as a mandatory subject under the ISC syllabus and ISC board examination.

The ISC Board 12th Important Dates 2024

Take a look at the table below for the complete schedule of ISC board 2024 examination-

Dates Upcoming Exam Dates (tentative)
Oct '23 - Dec '23 Announcement of ISC time table 2024
Feb '24 - Mar '24 Conduct of ISC Exams 2024
May '24 Announcement of ISC Result 2024

The ISC Board Class 12 Exam Date 2024: Highlights

The table below provides important dates related to the ISC board examination supposed to be happen in 2024 by CISCE. All students should refer to this table to stay updated with the official updates with regard to the dates of various events.

Event Date
Release of ISC exam date 2024 1-Dec-2023*
Release of ISC 12th admit card February 2024
ISC board exams 2024 to be conducted 13-Feb-2024 to 31-Mar-2024*
Declaration of ISC 12th result 14-May-2024*

The ISC Board 2024 Preparation Tips

  • All the students who are preparing for class 12th ISC board examinations must make a study schedule that includes all subjects.
  • Make notes of all the difficult points and formulas. These can be referred to the day before the examination.
  • Students must solve as many previous years' question papers as possible

The OSC Board 2024 Result

CISCE is expected to release the ISC Board examination Result 2024 in May 2024 on the official website. Students can check their ISC Result 2024 using their course code, candidate UID, and index number. Students can follow the steps below to check their ISC 2024


  • Visit the official website of ISC 12th or click on the link provided above
  • Click on ‘Result 2024
  • A new result login window will open
  • Enter the UID and Index number. Fill in the given captcha
  • Click on ‘Show Result’
  • The ISC Class 12th result 2024 will appear on the screen. Download and save it