Ministry of Education

Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Rajshahi

According to the East Pakistan Intermediate and Secondary Education Ordinance, No.XXXIII of 1961 and its amendments No. XVI of 1962 and No. XVII of 1977, the Board is responsible for the organization, regulation, supervision, control and development of Intermediate and Secondary level public examinations and educational institutions.
The Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Rajshahi was founded in the year 1961, which led to the complete split of northern Bangladesh (earst while East Pakistan) from administrative and educational control of the Dhaka Education Board at the Secondary and Intermediate level. In pursuance of the Presidential proclamation of the 7th October, 1958 and having received previous instructions from the President. The Governor was pleased to make and promulgate the ordinance of 1961 vide no. XXXIII-1961. This ordinance is called the Intermediate and Secondary Education Ordinance 1961.