Central Board of Secondary Education
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is a Board of Education for public and private schools, under the Union Government of India. CBSE affiliates all Kendriya Vidyalayas, all Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas, private schools and most of the schools approved by central government of India. CBSE conducts the final examinations for Class 10 and Class 12 every year in the month of March. CBSE also conducts AIPMT (All India Pre Medical Test), JEE(Main) and National Eligibility Test (NET).
The Board has 18546 schools in India and 210 schools in 25 foreign countries. There are 1117 Kendriya Vidyalayas, 2685 Government/Aided Schools, 14141 Independent Schools, 589 Jawahar Novodaya Vidyalayas and 14 Central Tibetan Schools.
Recently, under the Union Government of India, Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has asked all schools affiliated to follow only NCERT curriculum