Ministry of Education

Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Sylhet

According to the ordinance of the board, The East Pakistan Intermediate and Secondary Education Ordinance, 1961 (East Pakistan Ordinance No. XXXIII of 1961) and its amendments No. XVI of 1962 and No. XVII of 1977, it is responsible for the organization, regulation, supervision, control and development of Intermediate and Secondary level public examinations and educational institutions.
Time of Establishment
The Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE), Sylhet, has been established in the year 1999.
Objectives and Focus
Its objective is to provide quality service in Secondary and Higher Secondary level of education specially in conducting examinations and to maintain the standard of educational institutions. For these reasons, it introduced computerized system in result processing and registration, international standard grading system, result publication through website and so on.

Its 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- S.S.C. (Secondary School Certificate) and H.S.C. (Higher Secondary Certificate) Examinations under Sylhet Board. It also gives scholarships to meritorious students based on the results.