West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education (WBCHSE)
West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education is the West Bengal state government administered autonomous examining authority for the Standard 12 examination (or Higher secondary level or Pre-university level examination) of West Bengal, India. The examination for the 12th standard is called the Uchyaa Madhyamik or Higher Secondary examination (Also known by its acronym H.S. or 10+2). The Higher Secondary examination is conducted annually and simultaneously all over the state of West Bengal.
It has its headquarters at Vidyasagar Bhavan, Salt Lake City, in Kolkata, India. Besides it main office it has 3 other offices at Bidhannagar, Korunamoyee, Kolkata along with other 4 regional offices.
The Higher Secondary Examination was conducted under the aegis of the University of Calcutta (1960) until The Government of West Bengal established the Council, under West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education in 1975.
The Higher Secondary Course offered by the Council consist of two parts, i.e. Class XI and Class XII. The curriculum of Higher Secondary Course shall consist of :
- Two language subjects one each from Group 'A' and Group 'B' of Schedule II.
- Three compulsory elective subjects, one each to be chosen from any group.
- One optional elective subject to be chosen from the groups remaining after the selection of compulsory elective subject.
Vidyasagar Bhawan, 9/2, Block DJ, Sector II, Saltlake, Kolkata - 700 091.
Dr. Muktinath Chatterjee (President)
+91 33 2359 6525 / +91 33 2321 7633 Dr. Gautam Bandyopadhyay (Secretary)
+91 33 2337 9661 Dy. Secretary (Examination)
+91 33 2321 7634 Dy. Secretary (Administration)
+91 33 2337 4945 Dy. Secretary (Exam. Unit)
+91 33 2359 4283 Dy. Secretary (Academic)
+91 33 2334 5541 (President)
+91 33 2359 6525 (Secretary)
+91 33 2337 9661 (Dy. Secretary Examination)
Regional Offices of the Council
Behind LIC Office,
5, Ichlabad(Jalkal Math),
PO : Sripally,
P.O. & Dist. - Bardhaman,
Pin - 713 103.
Phone : 0342 - 264-7745(Telefax), 0342 - 2544720 / 2541427
||Burdwan, Birbhum, Bankura, Hooghly
Bikash Bhavan (2nd Floor),
North Block, Salt Lake,
Kolkata - 700 091.
Phone : +91 33 2334 7125 / 3193
||Kolkata, 24 Pgs (N), 24 Pgs (S), Howrah, Nadia, Murshidabad
Sahid Matangini Bhavan,
72, Station Road,
Dist. - Paschim Medinipur
Phone : 03222 - 276318
Fax : 03222 271840
||Purba Medinipur, Paschim Medinipur, Purulia
Rahul Sankrityayan Bhavan,
P.O. - North Bengal University,
Pin - 734 430. Dist. - Darjeeling.
Phone : 95353 2582097 / 2582156
||Darjeeling, Jalpaiguri, Uttar Dinajpur, Dakshin Dinajpur, Cooch Behar, Malda
Any information provided herein will be kept fully confidential and we will not share individual information
with any outside agency. Only aggregate information will be published (if any) & such disclosure will preclude individual identification.
Note : Neither we nor the Schools / Iinstitutions hold any responsibility on account of the accuracy of the content provided. we are not responsible for any inadvertent error that may have crept in the process of data aggregation. Kindly visit the respective college website for latest information.
This website contains consolidated links, admission information and online application forms for applying to several Colleges. We are constantly extending our support to Parents / Students who may face difficulties in understanding the various aspects of the online admission process. Kindly feel free to send us your queries and feedback by Clicking Here.
Board Exam Schedule 2014
School Education Boards