Introduction of Fashion Studies as an elective subject

The CBSE Board has decided to introduce Fashion Studies as one of the elective subjects at the academic stream at the senior school level in class XI from the ensuing academic year 2004–05. The course has been designed in collaboration with the National Institute of Fashion Technology. The focus of the subject will be on Garment design, Garment manufacture and other related areas. The course can be offered along with any other elective subject in the academic stream. A copy of the brochure developed in this regard is enclosed for information.


Past few decades have witnessed an unprecedented growth of human knowledge in the field of Biological Science. This knowledge, coupled with equally significant developments in the field of technology, are likely to bring significantly changes into existing social and economic systems. The emerging field of Biotechnology is bound to further enhance the applications of Science and Technology in the service of human welfare. Besides, it is likely to occupy central position in relation to further advancements and developments which will affect very walk of life.

Introduction of Entrepreneurship as an Elective Subject of Study at the Senior School Level

As you are aware, the last decade has witnessed significant developments in the field of science and technology. Impact of multimedia, communication technology and Information explosion has resulted in a gradual process of globalisation leading to competition between manufacturers, business houses, industrial and other service sector agencies. The type of workforce necessary to meet the emerging challenges has to be prepared by the educational agencies through appropriate and meaningful responses to these social and technological changes

Mentoring and Monitoring exercise for the session 2011-12 – appointment of Mentors regarding

For proper implementation of CCE in its schools, the CBSE Board has conducted a number of Mentoring and Monitoring workshops to train the Mentors through out the country. In the academic session 2010-11 and in the current session together the CBSE Board has covered almost entire country for M&M training

Aptitude and Interest Assessment with the CBSE Students Global Aptitude Index: Enrolment for the 2012 Programme

As you may be aware CBSE has designed Students aptitude assessment tool specially for class X students studying in CBSE affiliated schools across the world. It was an optional activity. The ever first edition of CBSE Students Global Aptitude Index (SGAI) was successfully conducted on 22nd January 2011. There were approximately 212466 students from 3225 CBSE affiliated schools who took this assessment. There were 3134 schools in India, and 91 schools outside India.

Conduct of School Based Summative Assessment–I (September, 2011) Classes IX and X – 2011

As you are aware, the Central CBSE Board of Secondary Education has introduced Examination Reforms and Continuous & Comprehensive Evaluation (CCE) in its Schools since the academic year 2009-10 and the detailed scheme has already been intimated to all Heads of Schools vide CBSE’s previous circulars.

Schedule for Conduct of Proficiency Test for Class-X

You are aware that Central CBSE Board of Secondary Education is conducting Optional Proficiency Test for Class-X students in the subjects of English, Hindi, Mathematics, Science and Social Science. Related information about the test was made available to all the affiliated schools vide circular No.56/10 dated 01.09.2010. A subsequent circular No.76/2010 dated 19.11.2010 was issued by the CBSE Board for submission of List of Candidates (LOC) and payment of fee.


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