How the CBSE is advancing facial recognition technology



The Central Board of School Examination (CBSE) will now enable students using the state-of-the-art Facial Recognition System to download their academic documents of classes X and XII.

The computer application matches the human face from a digital image already stored in the database. The computer and human interaction maps facial features. In a similar way, it will match a live image of the student with the photograph on the CBSE admit card already stored in the repository, and once successful, the certificate will be emailed to the student.

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This application is now available on “Parniaam Manjusha” and Digi Locker at for all 2020 records.

CBSE has already pushed 12 crores digital academic documents in Digi locker, a student can open to access mark sheets, pass and migration certificates.

The latest facility of facial recognition will help foreign students and those who cannot open Digi locker account for any reason such as Aadhaar Card or wrong mobile numbers.