Sunday, April 14, 2013

A little about The Comilla Education Board

The Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE), Comilla, has been established in the year 1962 under The East Pakistan Intermediate and Secondary Education (Amendment) Ordinance, 1962. According to the ordinance of the board, The East Pakistan Intermediate and Secondary Education Ordinance, 1961 (East Pakistan Ordinance no. XXXIII of 1961) and it’s amendments no. XVI of 1962 and No. XVII of the year 1977. It is responsible for the organization, regulation, supervision, control and development of Intermediate and Secondary level public examinations and educational institutions.

Organizational Structure of the Comilla Board (overview):
Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Comilla, is an autonomous body and its business functions under the supervision of Ministry of Education of the Government of Bangladesh. The Chairman is the Chief Executive Officer of the board. The Chairman and eleven members of different categories comprise a board committee approved by the ministry for 3 (Three) years which is responsible for smooth functioning of the board.

Moreover there are several more committees formed according to ordinance and related rules, viz.
  • Academic Committee
  • Examination Committee
  • Disciplinary Committee
  • Finance Committee
  • Selection Committee
  • Regulation Committee
  • Appeal and Arbitration committee
  • Name and Age Correction Committee
and so on..

Objectives of the Board:
The main objective of the Board is to provide quality service in Secondary and Higher Secondary level of education in the country, especially in conducting examinations and to maintain the standard of educational institutions. For these reasons, the board introduced some digital E-Services such as, computerized system in result processing and registration, international standard grading system, result publication through website and so on.

Focus of the Board:
The main focuses are improvement inspection and providing assistance in forming managing committees of schools and colleges, controlling student enrollment in schools and colleges, improvement in physical education and sportsmanship of students and organization of two important public examinations - SSC (Secondary School Certificate) and HSC (Higher Secondary Certificate) Examinations under Comilla Board. Some scholarships also provides to meritorious students based on the results from the Board.

A little about the Activities of the Board:
  • Arrangement of registration for students of class IX and XI and distribution of registration card
  • Arrangements of two public examinations - S.S.C. (Secondary School Certificate) and H.S.C. (Higher Secondary certificate) and result publication within a specific duration
  • Preparation of Tabulation sheet, academic transcript and certificate distribution after publication of results of certificate exams
  • Reserving the interests of jobs for teachers through inspection of the educational institutions, investigation, appeal, arbitration and considering the extension for job of non-government qualified teachers
  • Inspecting newly established educational institutions and giving approval, renewing approval, approving the managing committees of schools and governing bodies of colleges and permitting the enrollment of students according to the government rules and regulations.
  • Permission for establishment of new schools and colleges (Non-government) and then academic approval are given by the board. Moreover approval of managing committees of schools and colleges, disposal of their disputes, inspection and supervision are few of its important businesses.
  • Examination related overall activities; viz. question papers preparation, revision, printing of question papers through Bangladesh Govt. Press, sending the question papers to the centers timely through respective Deputy Commissioners with secrecy, distribution of answer scripts which include O.M.R. (Optical Mark Reader) compatible forms among examiners after the exam and arrangement of payment of remuneration of related teachers.

If you want to know further details about the Comilla Education Board or about the other education boards in the country then please go to the central web portal of the Education Board.


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