DHSE Kerala 2017- Kerala Higher Secondary Examination Board

Kerala Higher Secondary Examination Board (DHSE) was established in the year 1990. The board was formed to control and regulate the higher secondary education in the state of Kerala.


The board affiliates all state schools, private schools and colleges in the state of Kerala. This board established and manages the secondary board high school. Main work of the board includes Devising of the syllabus, conducting the examinations and declaring the results.

Responsibilities Of Kerala DHSE

The board is responsible for conducting the examination timely and fairly. Devising course study and planning of course also the responsibilities of the board. The board conducts different examinations SSLC, VHSE, DHSE and other examinations. Kerala DHSE also provides the affiliations to the schools in the state of Kerala.

Departments of Kerala Higher Secondary Examination Board

  • Academic Department
  • Establishment
  • Administration
  • Conduct
  • Secrecy
  • Construction Wing
  • Account Department
  • Affiliation Department
  • Examination Department
  • Legal Cell
  • Computer Center
  • P.R.O.
  • Verification

List Of Schools

Kerala DHSE Syllabus

The syllabus of Kerala DHSE is designed by the team of expert teachers of all the subjects. The syllabus is modified regularly by the team of experts for the different academic sessions. The board prepares the syllabus according to the overall growth of the students, present demand and necessity of the student’s growth.

Kerala DHSE Books

The books of DHSE 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.

Kerala DHSE Admit Card/Roll Number

Kerala Higher Secondary examination board issues the roll number or admit card for different exams like the middle, matriculate higher secondary and other examinations. All the admit cards/roll numbers are issued few days before the examinations. This roll number/ admit card is important to sit in the examination. The admit card has the information of student’s name, roll number, exam dates, and exam center.

Kerala DHSE Exam Details

 Normally Kerala Higher Secondary examination board conducts the examinations of 10th and 12th standards in the month of the February or March and supplementary school examination in the month of the August or September.

Apart from secondary examinations the board also conducts the departmental examinations such as Diploma in Physical Education, Certificate in Physical Education and Teachers Training Examinations as per the terms and conditions laid by the state government.

Kerala DHSE Result

Kerala Higher Secondary examination board declares the result in the month of April/May. You can see the results after the declaration by the board. The link for the result will be given at the time of result declaration.

 Previous Year results statistics are given below:-

SSLC Result HSC Result
Total Students 4,73,803 4,60,743
Total passed Students 4,57,654 3,72,925
Passing Percentage 96.59% 80.94%
Best performing District Pathanamthitta (99.04) Kannur (84%)
Worst Performing District Wayanad (92.3%) Patanathmthitta (72.4%)

Kerala DHSE Contact Details

Formation:- In the Year 1990

Headquarters:- Thiruvananthapuram, India.

Website:- dhsekerala.gov.in

Location:- 4th Floor, Housing Board Building, Santhi Nagar, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala.