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National Curriculum and Textbook Board (NCTB)

National Curriculum and Textbook Board commonly known as NCTB, the largest State owned Publishing House of the world is responsible for the total supply of Textbooks for millions of learners, School beginners to Pre-University level learners of the country. This huge National Institution has four campuses. The main campus stations its Head office in a 12 storied & 7 storied twin buildings at 69-70, Motijheel C.A. It has two huge go downs, one at Tejgaon I.A. & another at Tongi which can accommodate about 20,000 metric tons of papers & thousands of books. NCTB provides accommodation to its regular staff & officers in 6 buildings in Rankin Street, Tejgaon & Tongi. The biggest organization under the Ministry of Education, NCTB is run by a huge budget of Taka 976.2 million per annum. A brief scenario is given here under.


  • East Bengal School Textbook Committee - 1947: DPI as Chairman & 38 members.
  • East Pakistan School Textbook Board - 1954: Chairman, Secretary, members - DPI, Chairman of Education Board.
  • National Curriculum Development Centre (NCDC) - 1981: Director & 2 members.
  • National Curriculum & Textbook Board (NCTB): 1983 (by merging Textbook Board & NCDC)

Management Structure

Chairman: Chief Executive

Members: Head of 4 Wings

  1. Curriculum Wing
  2. Primary Curriculum Wing
  3. Textbook Wing
  4. Finance Wing


Secretary: Administration Wing

Policy Body: Board of NCTB Comprising of Chairman and 4 Members Activities and Functioning

  • Evaluation, Development and Implementation of Curriculum
  • National Assessment of Primary and Secondary Education
  • Printing and Publishing of Textbook and other Teaching-Learning Material
  • Distribution of Textbook and other Teaching Learning Material.

Curriculum Development

  • Renowned professionals, Curriculum Specialists & Teachers prepare draft curriculum - incorporating learning outcomes.
  • Draft presented in workshops & group discussion.
  • Draft approved by NCCC.

Publishing Textbooks

Primary Textbooks

  • Manuscripts prepared by subject specialists, curriculum specialists & school teachers. Edited by expert personnel.
  • Manuscript goes for rational evaluation.
  • Approved by NCCC.
  • Printing :
    1. Number: 41.5 million (Primary)
    2. Tender: 200 packages (Primary)
    3. Paper: Procured by international tender
    4. Job: Printing, binding & distribution to districts
    5. Finance: ADB, W.B under PEDP-II project.

Ebtedaye Textbooks


  • Number: 18.6 million
  • Tender: 40 packages
  • Paper: Procured from KPM
  • Job: Printing, binding & distribution to districts
  • Finance: GoB

Secondary Textbooks

  • Mode of Publishing: Published by both NCTB and Private Publishers.
  • Manuscripts: NCTB manuscripts prepared & edited by renowned authors & teachers, Private publishers also prepare manuscripts.
  • Evaluation: Both NCTB & private publishers submit manuscripts to ITEC for evaluation.
  • Printing/Marketing: 17.3 million NCTB books marketed through printers/ publishers chosen by open offer/tender.

Quality of Books & Price

NCTB ensures both quality security & low-price of textbooks. For Secondary books NCTB supplies the printers the KPM paper having 'NCTB water mark' at the mill rate. This ensures the low price as well as the quality of the textbooks. Moreover coloured KPM paper is used as security paper in each book to prevent any forgery. NCTB also procure significant amount of paper through international tender having water mark for printing primary textbooks.

Source of Income

  • Service charge for printing of Primary and Ebtedaye books
  • Review & approval fee for manuscripts of Secondary & Higher Secondary books
  • Royalty from the Secondary books marketed.


  • 1st Class Officer - 74
  • 2nd Class Officer - 29
  • 3rd Class Employee - 107
  • 4th Class Employee - 95
  • 305


Head Office

  • Twin buildings (12 storied & 7 storied buildings) National Curriculum & Textbook Board Pathya Pustak Bhaban (Current name) (Twin building - 12 & 7 storied) 69-70, Motijheel Commercial Area, Dhaka-1000.


  1. 1. Tejgaon I.A: For storage of 20,000 M.T
  2. 2. Tongi: Papers and thousands of books

Staff Quarters

  • 3 five storied buildings at Rankin Street, Wari having 30 units
  • 1 two storied building at Rankin Street, Wari having 4 units
  • 1 four storied building at Tejgaon having 15 units
  • 1 five storied building at Tongi having 10 units

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