Andhra Pradesh State Education BoardAndhra Pradesh State Education Board
'Board of Secondary Education' of Andhra Pradesh also known as 'Directorate of Government
Examinations' is an independent department functioning under ministry of secondary education,
Government of Andhra Pradesh.
The department is responsible for conducting the SSC/OSSC Public Examinations and a number of
minor examinations. It was established in 1953 and functions as an autonomous body under the Andhra
Pradesh's Department of Education.
The board regulates and supervises the system of Secondary education in Andhra Pradesh State. It
executes and governs various activities that include devising of courses of study, prescribing syllabus,
conducting examinations, granting recognitions to schools and, providing direction, support and
leadership for all secondary educational institutions under its jurisdiction.
The Board Of Intermediate Education, AP., Hyderabad is offering a multitude of academic
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With a view to give greater impetus to the academic aspects of the Board, a separate academic wing
called " Educational Research and Training Wing" was created. The Board enjoys prerogative right of
prescribing textbooks of two year Intermediate course.
The Board is presently offering the following subjects
Part I - English;
Part II - Second Languages (Telugu, Hindi, Sanskrit, Urdu, Arabic, French, Tamil, Kannada, Oriya and
part III - Optional Subjects (Mathematics, Physics, chemistry, Botany, Zoology, Commerce,
Economics, Civics, History, Psychology, Public Administration, Logic, Sociology, Geography and
Modern Language Subjects (English, Telugu, Hindi and Urdu).
The Syllabus of language subjects and optional subjects is structured by concerned Subject Committees
constituted by the Board. The Committees would also undertake revision of syllabus and its updations
keeping the changes and current trends in view.
The Intermediate Public Examination is being conducted since 1978-79 both at the end of 1st year
course and at the end of 2nd year course. Earlier the Public Examination was only at the end of 2nd
year. The candidates are examined in Part-I English, Part-II Second Language and Part-III Group
subjects for 500 marks in 1st year and 500 marks in 2nd year in Arts Group, and 470 marks in 1st year
and 530 marks in 2nd year in MPC group, and 440 marks in 1st year and 560 Marks in 2nd year for the
Bi.P.C. group. The percentage of pass marks in each paper is 35. The division in which the candidates
are placed is decided on the basis of their passing all the papers in the 1st year and in the 2nd year.Read More About :- Indian Certificate Of Secondary Education BoB ao ra dr s.s EduEd ru ir tet .e c. oc mPage : 2/3