The correct answer is option (d) – London. As per the Regulating Act of 1773, the Court of Directors was established in London.
- To regulate the activities of the British East India Company, the Regulating Act was passed by the British Parliament in 1773.
- A new Supreme Court was established, while a court of appeal – the Sadar Nizamat Adalat – was also set up at Calcutta under the Regulating Act of 1773.
- An educational despatch was sent to the Governor-General of India by the Court of Directors of the East India Company in 1854.
- This despatch was issued by Charles Wood, hence it was known as the Woods Despatch.
- It gave an outline of the policies on education that had to be followed in India. It gave emphasis on European learning and was against the oriental knowledge.