Curriculum - ICSE


The Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE) is an examination conducted by the Council for the Indian School Certificate Examination, a private, non-governmental board of school education in India, for class/grade 10.

  • It has been designed to provide an examination in a course of general education, in accordance with the recommendations of the New Education Policy 1986 (India), through the medium of English.
  • It was affiliated to the French Board of Examination before 1986. The ICSE board follows the basics strengthening syllabus.
  • As a student moves to a higher standard, he/she revisits the previous standard’s basics in the new syllabus.
  • This makes the foundation of the topic very strong and builds confidence in the student when faced with demanding/intricate tasks.

Objectives of the Curriculum


The Curriculum aims to:

  • Make successful learners who enjoy learning
  • Understand texts of different subjects so as to communicate knowledge and ideas in ways specific to the subject
  • Articulate thoughts and ideas effectively using oral, written and non-verbal communication skills in a variety of forms and contexts.
  • Understand cross – curricular linkages – connect learning across subject areas
  • Encourage children to manage and utilise resources judiciously