Northern Territory Board of Studies

The Northern Territory Board of Studies (NTBOS) provides advice on curriculum, assessment, reporting and certification to all schools in the NT. 

The Board also issues certificates of educational attainment and manages student awards including the Northern Territory Certificate of Education and Training (NTCET).

The Board's functions are to:

  • provide advice to the Minister for Education and the Chief Executive, Department of Education on curriculum, assessment and reporting policy for all NT schools
  • cooperate and consult with other educational bodies and authorities - eg the South Australian Certificate of Education Board.

Go to the Department of Education website for more about the Northern Territory Board of Studies.

NTBOS awards

The Northern Territory Board of Studies (NTBOS) holds award ceremonies in the first two weeks of February each year in Alice Springs and Darwin. 

The awards recognise the achievements of students in government and non-government schools across the Territory.

Go to the Department of Education website for more information about the NTBOS awards and other awards.


You can contact NTBOS by either:

  • email:
  • phone: (08) 8944 9204
  • fax:  (08) 8999 4363
  • mail: GPO Box 4821, Darwin NT 0801.

Last updated: 12 October 2015


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