Jharkhand Board (JAC)

The Jharkhand Academic Council (JAC) was constituted by the HRD Department of the Jharkhand government, to oversee education in Jharkhand.

Jharkhand Board (JAC) - Jharkhand Academic Council

The State of Jharkhand came into existence on the 15th of November,2000 . An Act to establish the Jharkhand Academic Council was enacted by the Jharkhand State Legislature and assented to by the Governor of the State on 26.12.2003, which was known as Jharkhand Academic Council Act 02.7.2003.


Important Highlights

  • Jharkhand Board conducts the final examinations for Class 10 and Class 12 every year in the month of March
  • The results are announced by the end of May

Exam Pattern

  • The state of Jharkhand came into existence on 15th November, 2000
  • The Jharkhand Academic Council (Jharkhand Board) was established for holding and conducting examinations at the end of intermediate education, secondary education, Sanskrit education and Madrasa education
  • The Jharkhand Board also prescribes courses for the above-mentioned examinations
  • It recommends the recognition of intermediate educational institutions, high schools, Sanskrit schools and Madrasas to the state government
  • It also carries out any other duties assigned to the council by the state government from time to time