Move past CBSE exams.

It is time to call out the naked emperor of CBSE Boards. We are better than one stupid declaration about our education.

Introducing UnBoard, a platform to help build confidence in alternative paths of learning, and an attempt to make businesses more accepting of self-educated people.

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Discover powerful stories of people who failed the hollow validation system


Progressive Businesses

Open up your business for people without degrees

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Find out about Alternative Universities and talk with advisors to help you plan a self-directed learning journey.

Alternative Universities Advisors

Why Boards Don’t Matter

Boards are quickly getting behind their time. We want to normalise the idea that it is okay to not do well in Boards. We are demanding greater democracy for our children’s learning future.

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What certificates don’t speak

If you are a leader at an organisation, find out how people who don’t go to traditional elite institutions can be better suited for the changing work dynamics

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Universities that don’t discriminate

Yes, there are real learning spaces that accept people based on so much more than few scores. You can learn everything from ecology to entrepreneurship at one of these uber-cool universities.

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Meet our counselors

Manish Jain Co-founder, Swaraj University and Creativity Adda

Manish Jain is the leader of the unschooling movement in India and has started India’s first alternative university. He has worked at UNESCO's Learning Without Frontiers and is unlearning his degrees from Harvard and Brown.

Mohammed Zeeshan Social Entrepreneur

Zeeshan cofounded The Climber at age 19, which has since impacted 40,000 lives and been recognised by UN's SDSN.

Abhijit Sinha Founder, Project DEFY

Project DEFY creates self learning spaces (or schools without teachers) called Nooks in villages, slums, refugee camps and other places where access to quality education is minimum.

Read stories of people making it outside of the system

by Manish Jain Important CBSE circular on bored results

[27th May, 2018] PUBLIC NOTICE: In the larger interest of stakeholders, educational institutes and recruitment agencies, the Central Bored of Secondary Education conducted surveys across India to understand the effect of examinations on the minds and emotions of students.

by Team Just Over 50% In Boards And Created India’s Largest Youth Media Platform

Anshul Tewari, at 17, created with the aim of creating a space where young people could write and speak about issues that were important to them.

by Team This Teenage ‘Engineer’ From Mp Needs No College Degree To Help The Poor

He does not have an engineering degree, and isn’t even qualified for admission into a regular technical college. And yet, at the age of 19, he is already an “engineer for the poor”.

Let’s change the rules of the game

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