The Indian School Certificate Course has been designed in accordance with the recommendations of the New Educational Policy 1986. It is a two year course in the medium of English recommended for students after qualifying in the I.C.S.E. examination or its equivalent.
As a rule, admission to I.S.C. course is open only to I.C.S.E. and C.B.S.E. students. The academic performance in IX and X standards is considered for admission to I.S.C. course. Private candidates are not allowed to appear for the examination.