Functions of NCTB according to the “National Curriculum and Textbook Board Ordinance,1983” :

The functions of the Board shall be-
a) to examine curricula and syllabi of schools and suggest revision there of;
b) to pre-test and evaluate the effectiveness of the curricula, syllabi and text-books of schools;
c) to arrange for the preparation, of the manuscripts of the text-books;
d) to arrange for the publication, distribution and sale of text-books;
e) to approvw of the text-books, prize books, library and reference books;
f) to encourage scientific, literary and cultural works by providing grants and donations;
g) to donate books to the poor and deserving students;
h) to do such other acts and things as may be assigned to it by the Government from time to time.