What is ICSE Full Form in English? | Syllabus

In this, you will find the full form of ICSE, syllabus of ICSE, comparison between CBSE and ICSE, which is better, student freedom to select the subject which they like, and more about ICSE.

ICSE full form:

ICSE full form is Indian certificates secondary examination. It is a private, non-governmental board of secondary India in class 10th. India certificates secondary examination conducts exams every year. 

It is the name of the exam, thousand of students give the exam every year. It is an offline mode exam for class 10th. The language of examination is English. Exam conducted for the regular students of class 10th from CISCE Affiliated schools.

Subject in ICSE:

The subjects offered by ICSE is divided into three groups.

Group 1.

   Compulsory subjects
Geography and
Indian languages

Group 2.

Students can select any two subjects from the following subjects.
Environmental scienceAgriculture science
Computer scienceCommercial studies
Technical drawingEconomics
A modern foreign languageA classical language

Group 3.

Students can select any one subjects from the following subjects. 
Computer applicationEconomics application
Commercial applicationHome science
ArtPerforming arts
CookeryFashion designing
Physics educationYoga
Technical drawing application 


  • In ICSE giving importance to all the subjects
  • Focus on overall growth.
  • Subjects selection (student can focus on interesting subjects).
  • In ICSE syllabus well-structured and compressive.
  • Focus on student skills to improve more.

Comparison between CBSE and ICSE.

1.CBSE is famous and more schools follows the CBSE patternICSE is new compare to CBSE so less schools follows ICSE pattern
2.CBSE syllabus is small and compactICSE syllabus is vast and lengthy
3.CBSE has more scholarship and talent search examination.It has fever scholarship and talent search examination
4.CBSE is older than ICSEICSE is new

Which is the better CBSE or ICSE?

CBSE recognize by the Indian government but ICSE is not. The pattern of both the syllabus is good and focusing on student skills. CBSE is older than the ICSE.

Is Hindi language compulsory in CBSE?

Yes, Hindi is compulsory. The syllabus pattern of group one (given above) has mentioned that Indian languages are compulsory.

 Can ICSE student crack NEET?

Yes, ICSE students can crack NEET. CBSE syllabus students are cracking NEET then ICSE students can also crack the NEET exam because both syllabi are similar.

Conclusion of ICSE full form.

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