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Council Of Boards of School Education in India


About Us

The Council Of Boards of School Education in India (COBSE) is a voluntary association of all the Boards of School Education in India. It works in close collaboration with Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, other national level apex educational organizations and agencies like the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT), National Institute of Educational Planning and Administration (NIEPA) and National Council of Teacher Education (NCTE).

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Who we are

Established in 1979 by CBSE to provide a forum for mutual exchange
in 1989.At Present it has 65 members, six Zonal Chapters & Some foreign boards are it’s Associate Members.


What we do

The major function are
to Provide a forum to its members to discuss issues of mutual interest and to learn form each other for improving quality of education

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COBSE’s Programme On Adolescence Education Programme (AEP)

“Adolescence” is defined as the age between 10-19 years.It is a period of transition from childhood to adulthood.

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Key Features Of the organisation

Established in 1979 by CBSE to provide a forum for mutual exchange. Since 1989, established an independent secretariat

Some foreign boards are it's Associate Members – Nepal, Bhutan, Mauritius, UK, UCLES, NWAC and IB

At Present it has 66 members. Six Zonal Chapters- Central, Western, Northern, North-Eastern, Southern and Eastern.


We want that education by which character is formed, strength of mind is increased, the intellect is expanded, and by which one can stand on one’s own feet.

Swami Vivekanand

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