ICSE Class 9 Biology Syllabus

ICSE Class 9 Biology syllabus introduces the students to a wide spectrum of biological topics. Understanding these basic topics is of utmost importance as the topics form the foundation of several higher level Biology topics.The syllabus of Class 9 Biology is designed in a way that the ICSE Class 9 students get acquainted with all the important and basic Biology topics while developing their analytical, practical, theoretical and observational skills.

Download ICSE Class 9 Revised Biology Syllabus 2020-21 PDF

The updated ICSE Syllabus for Class 9 Biology is given below in the table.

ICSE Class 9 Biology Syllabus

(Science Paper 3)

Sl. No. Chapter Name Subtopics
1. Basic Biology The cell, a unit of life, protoplasm, basic difference between prokaryotic and eukaryotic cell; differences between an animal and a plant cell.

Tissues: Types of plant and animal tissues

2. Flowering Plants Flower: Structure of a bisexual flower, functions of various parts.

Pollination: self and cross-pollination.


3. Plant Physiology Structure of dicot and monocot seeds, Germination of seeds, types, and conditions for seed germination.

Respiration in plants: outline of the process, gaseous exchange.

4. Diversity in living organisms / Ecosystems Economic importance of Bacteria.

Economic importance of Fungi.

5. Human Anatomy and Physiology Nutrition.

Skeleton – Movement and Locomotion.

Structure and functions of skin.

Respiratory System: Organs; mechanism of breathing; tissue respiration, heat production.

The syllabus given above is detailed and is according to the latest CISCE curriculum and guidelines. Students are suggested to go through this Biology syllabus properly and have a comprehensive knowledge of the respective topics.

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