Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)

The Central Board of Secondary Education is known as CBSE which was developed to increase education level in India. First of all UP Board of High School and Intermediate Education was established in 1921. It covered Rajputana, Central India and Gwalior.

What Is CBSE?

Then Indian Government decided to set up a joint Board which was called ‘Board of High School and Intermediate Education, Rajputana’.  But when new State Board and State Universities came in existence at various place in country, the Board was given its present name “Central Board of Secondary Education” in 1952.

The Board was established to improve education quality at the level of Secondary education in various institutions in India. The main function was to provide quality education to all students whose parents were employed in Central Government.

Key Objectives of CBSE 

  • To bring new and innovate methods to get excellent academic results.
  • To set norms for implementing quality education, training programs, extra activities in institutions.
  • To analyse and monitor various quality education activities in various schools or institutions.
  • To define a right or useful approach towards academic activities, stress free education and quality education.
  • To conduct various programs to increase professionalism among teachers.
  • To conduct examinations for class Xth and XIIth students.
  • To issue certifications to all the successful candidates in the examination.
  • Organizing events to create a friendly environment between the students and faculty.
  • To prepare syllabus, exam schedules, certifications for all enrolled students.
  • To update syllabus for various standards in affiliated institutions.

The Prime Focusing Points

  • Improve job-oriented and job-linked skills in students.
  • Introducing innovations in teaching and learning methodologies by preparing student friendly environment.
  • Corrections in examinations and evaluation practices.
  • Increasing pedagogical skills of teachers and administrator by conducting training programs.

So we can say that “Central Board of Secondary Education” is an educational organization which manages education activities at National level. It regulates various events and program on school level. Meanwhile it is responsible to increase educational level in India. CBSE conducts Xth & XIIth examinations, prepare syllabus, exam dates, admit card, result etc. So students who are willing for any update can check its official website which is www.cbse.nic.in.

Regional Offices

Ajmer Region

Todarmal Marg, Ajmer-305001

Get latest updates via SMS and Email

States/UT’s/Areas covered

Rajasthan,Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Dadra and Nagar Haveli

Contact Number: 91-0145-2627460, 2629928

Allahabad Region


35 B, Civil Station, M.G. Marg , Civil Lines, Allahabad-211001

States/UT’s/Areas covered

Mathura, Bareilly, Shahjahanpur, Kasganj/Kashi Ram Nagar,

Etah, Hathras/Mahamaya Nagar, Aligarh, Pilibhit

Contact Number: 0532-2400119

Bhubaneswar Region


6th Floor, Alok Bharti Complex, Shaheed Nagar,

Bhubaneswar – 751007, Odisha

States/UT’s/Areas covered

West Bengal, Orissa, Chhattisgarh

Contact Number: 0674-2548412, 2542312, 2548812

Chennai Region


New No-3, Old No. 1630 A, “J” Block, 16th Main Road Anna Nagar West, Chennai-600040

States/UT’s/Areas covered

Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Goa,

Puducherry, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Daman and Diu

Contact Number: 044-26162213, 26162214, 26161100, 26162011

Dehradun Region


99, Kaulagarh Road, Dehradun – 248001, Uttarakhand

States/UT’s/Areas covered

Uttrakhand and Western Uttar Pradesh i.e. Badaun, Baghpat, Bijnour, Bulandshahr, , GautamBudh Nagar(Noida), Ghaziabad, Hapur, J.P.Nagar/Amroha, Meerut, Muradabad, Muzaffarnagar, Rampur, Saharanpur, Sambhal and Shamli

Contact Number: 91-0135-2757744, 2757766

Delhi Region


PS-1-2, Institutional Area, I.P.Extn. Patparganj, Delhi-110 092.

States/UT’s/Areas covered

NCT of Delhi, Foreign Schools

Contact Number: 91-11-22248885

Guwahati Region


Shilpo gram Road (Near Sankar dev Kalakshetra), Panjabari, Guwahati-781037

States/UT’s/Areas covered

Assam, Nagaland, Manipur, Meghalaya, Tripura, Sikkim,

Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram

Contact Number: 0361-2333333, 2331995, 2338995

Panchkula Region


Sector- 5 , Panchkula – 134152 (Haryana)

States/UT’s/Areas covered

Haryana,U.T.of Chandigarh, Punjab, J&K, Himachal Pradesh

Contact Number: 91-172-2585193

Patna Region


Ambika Complex, Behind State Bank Colony, Near Brahmsthan,

Sheikhpura,Raza Bazar, Bailey Road Patna-800 014

States/UT’s/Areas covered

Bihar, Jharkhand

Contact Number: 91-612-2295088, 2295048

Thiruvananthapuram Region


Block – B, 2nd floor, LIC Divisional Office Campus, Pattom,


States/UT’s/Areas covered


Contact Number: 0471-2534404, 2534405

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