PSEB: Punjab School Education Board
The Punjab School Education Board (abbreviated P.S.E.B.) is a school board based in Chandigarh, India. It was founded in 1969 under a legislative act of the Government of Punjab to administer the curriculum taught in public schools in the Punjab state and conduct standardized examinations in addition to conducting administration of scholarships, and publishing of textbooks. The headquarters of the Board are located in SAS Nagar (Mohali), near Chandigarh.
The Board is headed by a full-time Chairman whose term lasts three years and who technically reports to the Secretary of School Education in the Government of Punjab.
The Board is headed by a full-time Chairman whose term lasts three years and who technically reports to the Secretary of School Education in the Government of Punjab.The current Education Secretary of the board is IAS Sh. Krishan Kumar who is sincerely committed to shape the education system of Punjab by his pioneering Initiatives like 'Padho Punjab'.
Functions of PSEB
- To make necessary arrangements for smooth conduct of public examination at school level .At present the Board conducts public examinations at Middle, Matriculation and Senior Secondary Level.
- To prescribe the curriculum, courses of studies and text books for school education. The Board has a full- fledged academic wing, having subject experts in all the major subjects. The main responsibility of this wing is to prepare and revise the syllabuses regularly and then prepare text books accordingly.
- To arrange for the preparations, compilation, improvement, publication, printing and sale of text books.
- To make necessary arrangements for affiliations of schools to the Board.
- To make efforts to bring about qualitative improvement in school education.
- To act as an advisory body to the state Govt. regarding School Education. this Act.
Branches of PSEB
- Academic Branch
- Construction Wing
- Account Branch
- Affiliation Branch
- Examination Branch
- Computer Centre
- Legal Cell
List of Schools under PSEB Chandigarh
The PSEB Chandigarh has jurisdiction across the State of Punjab. Click here
for list of schools under PSEB Chandigarh.
PSEB Contact Details
Punjab School Education Board
Vidya Bhawan, Phase-8, Sahibjada Ajit Singh Nagar (Mohali)
Phone No. 0172-5227423,424,425
Email ID - email@example.com