The Council For The Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) board on Monday announced that it will be conducting ISC board examinations of Class 12 from 9 April, 2021 and ICSE board examination for class 10 from 5 May, according to officials.
The class 12 exam is scheduled to begin on April 8 and will conclude on June 16. The class 10 exam will be held from May 5 to June 7.
The board also said that results of both ICSE and ISC examinations will be communicated to the heads of schools by July.
To pass the ICSE exam, students need to score 33 marks while to clear the ISC exam, students need to have at least 40 per cent marks in each subject as well as aggregate.
Meanwhile, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) had earlier announced that board exams for Class 12 students will commence from 4 May and will end on 7 June for class 10 students and 11 June for class 12 students.
Practical examinations will be conducted by schools from March 1. The results of the board exams will be announced by July 15.
Schools across the country were closed in March to contain the spread of COVID-19. They were partially reopened in some states from October 15.