The CBSE board is responsible for conducting two major board examinations in our country:

I. The All India Secondary School Examination for Class 10

II. The All India Senior School Certificate Examination for class 12

The AISSCE exam conducted for class 12th is recognized and acknowledged for admission to undergraduate course all over the world. The rules and regulations devised by the CBSE board to be followed by their schools as under:

• A student who attempts to take admission in a CBSE school can get admission only if she/he has been studying in CBSE board recognized or affiliated school or has passed an equivalent qualifying examination making him/her eligible for the same.

• The class IX examinations are conducted internally by the schools themselves. It’s from class X onwards that the students appear for all the Examinations.

• The external examinations are conducted at the end of class X and class XII.

• The board formulates its own curriculum for the exams held throughout the year which specifies the number of papers, duration of examination and marks for each subject/paper etc.