The Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board (GSHSEB) are in charge of the schools run by the Government of Gujarat. However, most of the private schools in Gujarat are affiliated with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) and Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) board. Gujarat has 13 states universities and four agricultural universities.
The GSEB conducts 2 main exams – First the Secondary School Certificate (SSC) exam for Standard 10th and Second the Higher Secondary (School) Certificate (HSC) exam for Standard 12th students in Gujarat. The Board also holds a talent search for students of Std. 8th and 9th in five major subjects every year. It is divided in 2 major parts.