The Pathways to Higher Studies

The Pathway to Higher Studies:

BOSSE- Board of Open Schooling and Skill Education, Sikkim is an Open School board to caters tothe academic needs of a distinct group of learners up to pre-degree level including Secondary, Senior Secondary, and Skills & Vocational education. The Board of Open Schooling & Skill Education, Sikkim Act 2020 passed on 21-9-2020 by the Sikkim Legislative Assembly stated under act No 14 of 2020.

BOSSE- Board of Open Schooling and Skill Education aims to uplift and strengthen schooling education and create pathways to higher studies across the nation through different modes of learning. With flexible education system, combining academic and vocational subjects, the mission of BOSSE is the universalization of education and establishing great equality and justice in society.

BOSEE- Board of Open Schooling and Skill Education provides opportunities to interested learners to choose the following Courses/ Programmes of Study through open and distance learning mode.

  • Secondary level programmes
  • Senior Secondary level programmes.
  • Skills and vocational education programmes. 

Salient Features of BOSSE- Board of Open Schooling and Skill Education

  • Digital support through SWAYAM platform, transfer of credits up to two subjects passed from other boards and employment-oriented vocational courses.
  • BOSSE offers education through printed materials, audio and video programmes. The study material is made available in English and other regional languages. 
  • BOSSE offers four subjects- Hindi,English,Bengali and Nepaliin Secondary Level – Group A. And five subjects- Mathematics, Science & Technology, Social Science, Economics and Business Studies in Secondary Level – Group B. 
  • BOSSE offers four subjects- Hindi, English, Bengali and Nepali in Senior Secondary Level – Group A. Seven subjects- Mathematics, Home Science, Psychology, Geography, Economics, Business Studies and Data Entry Operationsin Senior Secondary Level – Group B.Physics and History in Senior Secondary Level – Group C.Chemistry and Political Science in Senior Secondary Level – Group D. Biology, Accountancyand Law in Senior Secondary Level – Group E. Computer Science, Sociology and Tourism in Senior Secondary Level – Group F.
  • BOSSE offers skilled and vocational courses like Laundry Services, Tour & Travel, House Keeping and Hotel Front Office Operation.