There are nine board of intermediate and secondary education for secondary school certificate and higher secondary level public examination in Bangladesh. Examinations and textbooks of all educational institutions of government and private sectors determine the boards .Each education board has been established based on the specific area of Bangladesh, which only operates in the area related to the Board including the examination of scheduled educational institutions of that area. Education Board Bangladesh’s website contains information about Bangladesh’s education field development program. Sylhet Education Board is one of nine education boards.
The Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Jessore was established in 1963 in the month of October by the Govt. order no 737 Education, dated 30-09-1963 under the section of the then east pakistan ordinance no XXXIII of 1961. The Board had no buildings of its own during the period of establishment. It started functioning in the hostel of junior Teachers’Training College, Jessore. Then its name was “Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Khulna Division, Jessore. In 1965 it was named as Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Jessore.