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Secondary education

The Inter Board Committee of Chairmen (IBCC) checks the secondary education boards. In 2021, the IBCC recognised the following boards:

Name of the board
Aga Khan Educational Board, Karachi
Balochistan Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Quetta
Federal Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Islamabad
Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Abbottabad
Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Behawalpur
Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Bannu
Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Dera Ismail Khan
Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, DG Khan
Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Faisalabad
Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Gujranwala
Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Hyderabad
Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Kohat
Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Lahore
Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Larkana
Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Malakand
Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Mardan
Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Mirpur
Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Mirpurkhas
Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Multan
Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Peshawar
Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Rawalpindi
Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Sahiwal
Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Saidu Sharif, Swat
Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Sargodha
Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Sukkur
Board of Intermediate Education, Karachi
Board of Secondary Education, Karachi
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Board of Technical Education, Peshawar
Punjab Board of Technical Education, Lahore
Sindh Board or Technical Education, Karachi

Please note: there are always changes, so this overview may be incomplete. If you see a diploma from another board, you can ask the IBCC if the board is recognised.

Higher education

The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has an overview of recognised higher education institutions.

On the HEC website, you can also check which campuses of these higher education institutions are recognised. See ‘HEC recognized campuses’.