The Chairman is a whole time officer appointed on contract service by the Government on terms and conditions agreed to between the person selected and the Government. The duty of the Chairman is to see that the provisions of the MBSE Act, rules and regulations made thereunder are faithfully observed and he shall have all powers necessary for the purpose.
The Secretary is the Chief Administrative Officer responsible for carrying out all the programmes and policies of the Board. He is assisted by three Branch Heads namely – the Director (Academic), the Controller of Examinations and the Deputy Secretary (Adminograph appended).
Structurally the Board is divided into three main branches – General, Academic and Examination.
The Deputy Secretary is the head of the General Branch. He is responsible for matters relating to administration, establishment, properties, etc. He is assisted by the Under Secretary and other subordinate staff.
The Director (Academic) is the head of the Academic Branch. He is assisted in his work by three officers of the branch viz., one Senior Academic Officer and two Academic Officers and subordinate staff.
The Controller of Examinations (CE) is the head of the Examination Branch and is responsible for all matters concerning examinations and administration of examinations. The CE is assisted by three officers of the branch viz., a Deputy Controller of Examinations and two Assistant Controller of Examinations and subordinate staff.
Regional office of the Board
To cater to the needs of the three southern districts of the State namely Lunglei, Lawngtlai and Saiha Districts a Regional office of the Board was set up on December 2007. The office is seated by a Regional Officer and run with the support of one clerical staff and two IV Grade personnel.