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 GIIS East Coast » Academics » Curricula Offered  » CBSE
  Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)

Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is a Board of Education for public and private schools under the Union Government of India. The prime focus of the Board is on:

  • Innovations in teaching-learning methodologies by devising student-friendly and student-centred paradigms
  • Reforms in examinations and evaluation practices
  • Skill-based learning by adding job-oriented and job-linked inputs
  • Regularly updating the pedagogical skills of the teachers and administrators by conducting in service training programmes, workshops etc.

Assessment for CBSE classes is based on the Continuous and Comprehensive Evaluation system.

Subjects offered

  • English
  • Second language: Tamil / French / Hindi
  • Third language: Tamil / French / Hindi / Sanskrit (for Classes 6 to 8 only)
  • Mathematics
  • Social Science
  • Information Technology (as an additional subject for Classes 9 and 10)
Course Duration 12 months (for each class)
Commencement Date
April 1
Course End Date March 31
Full-time or Part-time course Full time
Available in Classes 1 - 10 at GIIS East Coast Campus
Available at GIIS Queenstown Campus, Singapore (Classes 1-12)
GIIS East Coast Campus, Singapore (Classes 1-10)
GIIS Balestier Campus, Singapore (Classes 1-6)
Subjects offered
Primary 1 and Primary 2
English Mathematics Environmental Studies Hindi / Tamil / French
Art & Craft Speech & Drama Physical Education Yoga
Music Life Skills SEWA Dance/Tabla
Extra and co-curricular activities
Primary 3 to Primary 5
English Mathematics Science Social Studies
Hindi / Tamil / French Art & Craft Speech & Drama Physical Education
Yoga Music Life Skills SEWA
Dance / Tabla Extra and co-curricular activities
Classes 6 to 10
English Mathematics Science Social Studies
Foundation of Technology Hindi / Tamil / French SEWA Life Skills
Visual Arts Work Education / Performing Arts Physical Education Co-curricular activities
Third language - Hindi / French / Sanskrit (only for classes 6 to 8) Extra-curricular activities (only for classes 6 to 8)
Pre-requisites Click here to view the criteria for admission
Course Fee Click here for course fee information
Course Delivery CBSE is a full-time, regular stream course at GIIS
Teacher-Student Ratio 1:17* for CBSE at GIIS East Coast Campus
*(Calculation: Total number of teachers imparting course divided by total number of students undertaking course. Figure does not include non-academic staff and external ECA/CCA teachers)
NOC Click here to view NOC from CBSE
CBSE Affiliation details Affiliation code: 7330002/2006
Affiliation with the Board since 2006
Extension of affiliation up to 31.03.2017
Information of the school Click here for information
Manner of Course Delivery Face-to-face classroom learning
Promotion Click here to view the Promotion Policy .

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