The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE Board) was introduced in the year 1962. The main motive of the board was to serve those children whose parents were employed in the central government and had he frequently transferable jobs.
The board operates under different authorities such as Secretary, Ministry of Human Resource Development and govt. Of India. These three Authorities appoints the Chairman and other Heads of the department.
The Chairman of the Board is selected by the eight Head of the departments named. The Board has different committees such as Affiliation, Curriculum, Examination, Finance, and PMT. These committees operate the board activities.
Affiliations: – KVs, Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas, and central govt. Of India.
Functions Of CBSE Board
- To prescribe schemes of studies, syllabus, and course of instructions for the higher secondary schools.
- Conducting of the exams timely.
- To demand and take fees prescribed by the regulations.
- To publish the result of examinations.
- Granting of the certificates of passing students.
- Providing scholarships and prizes to the deserving students.
- To Prescribe and select the textbooks and supplementary books.
- To make the conditions for recognizing the higher schools and junior colleges.
- To affiliate the higher secondary schools.
- To advise the government on re-organization and development of higher secondary education.
Branches Of CBSE
Central Board Of Secondary Education has ten regional offices in India situated at different cities which are Ajmer, Allahabad, Bhubaneshwar, Chennai, Dehradun, Delhi, Guwahati, Panchkula, Patna, and Thiruvananthapuram.
CBSE Syllabus 2017
The syllabus of Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is designed by the team of expert teachers of all the subjects. The syllabus of CBSE is modified regularly by the team of experts for the different academic sessions. The board prepares the CBSE syllabus according to the overall growth of the students, present demand and necessity of the student’s growth. The syllabus for secondary classes and higher secondary classes is available online. You can see the syllabus or download it from the link given below:
The CBSE Books are prepared by the academic wing of the board having the expert teachers of all subjects. The syllabus of the books is revised regularly according to the necessity. After preparation of the syllabus, textbooks are printed and published for the students. CBSE also provides the online study material online on their website. Students can download the study material and prepare for the exams. The link for the study material is given below:
CBSE Board Question Papers
The Previous year question papers and marking schemes of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) are given on the website. Students can download it to prepare for the exams. These question papers will help them to prepare for the exam and marking schemes help them to understand the importance of topics marks wise. The students can download the previous year question papers and mark schemes from here:
CBSE conducts the final examinations of 10th and 12th class in the month of March and the result is declared in the end month of may. CBSE also conduct the AIPMT test for admission to the major medical colleges. CBSE also conduct the CTET examination for the recruitment of the teachers in Central Board Schools.
The board earlier conducted the AIEEE Examination for admission to undergraduate courses in engineering and architecture in colleges across India. However, the AIEEE exam was merged with the IIT-Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) in 2013. The common examination is now called JEE Main and JEE Advanced.CBSE conducts the NET (National Eligibility Test). CBSE is the largest exam conducting board in India.
CBSE Board Result
CBSE conducts the different examinations from time to time. And the CBSE Result for all the exams can be seen here after the official announcement of them. The link for the result has been published.
Total No. of students in class 10th participates per year:- 14-15 lakhs
Total No. of students in class 12th participates per year:- 10-11 lakhs
Last year result statistics
Total no. of students in 10th :- 14,91,293
Overall passing percentage:- 96.21%
Overall passing percentage of boys:- 96.11%
Overall passing percentage of girls:- 96.36%
Total no. of students in 12th :- 10,65,189
Overall passing percentage:- 83.05%
Overall passing percentage of boys:- 78.85%
Overall passing percentage of girls:- 88.58%
CBSE Contact Details
Head Office Address:- “Shiksha Kendra”, 2, Community Centre, Preet Vihar, Delhi-110 092
Formation:- 3 Nov, 1962
Official Language: – Hindi and English