Assam Board

The Assam Board conducts exams and provides assurance for the quality of education imparted in affiliated schools in the state of Assam, India.

অসম মাধ্যমিক শিক্ষা পৰিষদ
Secondary Education Board Of Assam (SEBA) Assam Board
Motto तमसो मा ज्योतिर्गमय ( Tamso Ma Jyotirgamaya )
Founder S. C. Rajkhowa
Formation January 29, 1962
Headquarters Guwahati, Assam, India
Type Autonomous, Governmental Board of School Education
Official language Assamese, Bengali, English, Hindi
Legal status Available
Parent organisation Ministry of Education, Government of Assam
Website sebaonline.org

History of the board

The Assam Act, XXV of 1961 (Assam Secondary Education Act, 1961) was passed to establish a Board of Secondary Education in the state to supervise, regulate, and develop Secondary Education in Assam. The Act came into force with effect from January 29, 1962 with the publication of Government of Assam, Education Department Notification. Thus the Board of Secondary Education, Assam (commonly known as SEBA) came into existence on March 14, 1962.

Exams Conducted by Assam Board

The Assam board conducts two of the most widely taken exams in the state which include the class 10 exam and the class 12 exam every year. An overview of each of these exams is given in the following points.

Board of Secondary Education, Assam (SEBA)

SEBA or the Board of Secondary Education, Assam, conducts the HSLC Exam (High School Leaving Examination) for the students of 10th standard. SEBA supervises, regulates, and develops the system of Secondary Education i.e. Class 10 in the state of Assam.

Assam Higher Secondary Education Council (AHSEC)

AHSEC or the Assam Higher Secondary Education Council supervises, regulates, and develops the system of 12th standard in the state. The 12th standard exams in Assam are conducted for Science, Commerce, Arts and Vocational Groups.

Assam Board Syllabus

The Assam board designs the curriculum for all the classes and schools affiliated to the board and are required to follow it. To know in details about the Assam Board syllabus click the link provided.

Assam Board Books

The Board is also responsible for designing and prescribing the books to all the affiliated schools. The Assam Board books are designed in a way to help the students get a deeper understanding of all the concepts. Students can download all the Assam Board books from here.

Exam Resources

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