National Institute Of Open Schooling
 

Admission

On-line Admission under Ni-On
Procedure for On-line Admission

From the year 2010-11, NIOS has introduced 100% On-line admission in order to facilitate learners in registering themselves with it.

Under this scheme learners have three options:
(i) They can register themselves On-line directly by following the procedure
(ii) They may visit their nearest AI (study centre)/Facilitation Centre and take their help for On-line registration. The list of Accreditation Institutions (AIs) is given at Appendix-H.
(iii) They may visit their Regional Centre and take their help for on line-registration

There are four streams of On-line admission catering to the learners with different needs. The admissions in these four streams are mutually exclusive i.e., learner can only opt for one of them.

On-line Admission for all learners (Stream 1): This stream for On-line Admission is open for all the learners as per the laid down eligibility criteria for Secondary and Senior Secondary level. The dates for Online Admission for stream-1 throughout the year (24×7) from the admission session 2010-11 onwards are as follows:

Block for Online Admission Dates of Online Admission Examination in which the students can appear

Ist Block

1st  March to 15th September

First time in next year
Marchl/May

IInd Block

1st  September to 15th  March

First time in September/ November

Learners taking admission through On-line under Stream-1 will be attached to the AI (Study Centre) as opted by them at the time of admission and will be eligible for TOC as per conditions

On-line Admissions for learners wanting to appear in October-November examinations (Stream2):

This stream for On-line admission is open from 20th May to 20th July for all those learners who had appeared but could not clear the Public Examination of Secondary/ Senior Secondary Levels from any recognized Examination Board for the same subject combination in which they had appeared. The learners of this stream will be eligible to appear in the October-November, Public Examinations of NIOS in Secondary/Senior Secondary, on the basis of mark-sheet/admit card of the respective Boards. The learners registered under the stream will be eligible for TOC as per guideline.

On-line Admission for learners wanting to appear in On Demand Examination System (ODES) of NIOS for Secondary Level (Stream 3):

This stream for On-line admission is open throughout the year for those learners who have already passed Secondary from recognized Board and want to take part admission in one subject or up to 4 subjects for updating their qualification or learners who had appeared but could not clear the Public Examination of Secondary level from any recognised Board and want to appear through On Demand Examination System of NIOS forSecondary level only. The scheme is available through On Demand Examination at NIOS Regional Centre Bhubaneswar.  Headquarter at NOIDA.

On-line Admission for learners wanting to appear in On Demand Examination System (ODES) of NIOS for Senior Secondary level (Stream 4):

This stream for On-line admission is open throughout the year for those learners who have already passed Senior Secondary or above from any recognized Board/University and want to take part admission in one subject or up to 4 subjects for updating their qualification or learners who had appeared but could not clear the Public examination of Senior Secondary level from any recognized Board in the same subject combination in which they had appeared and want to appear through On Demand Examination System of NIOS at Senior Secondary level. The learner has to submit his/her admission form alongwith the original failed/passed marksheet issued by the Board for confirmation of the admission. This scheme is valid for only six subjects at present i.e. Maths, Physics, Business Studies, Hindi, Political Science and Home Science. The scheme is available through On Demand Examination at NIOS Regional Centre Bhubaneswar Headquarter at NOIDA.

PROCEDURE FOR ON-LINE ADMISSION DIRECTLY BY LEARNERS

The procedure for On-line Admission for all above four streams is as follows

  • Log on to NIOS website www.nios.ac.in
  • Complete information about online Admission/Examination including the fees
  • details and its submission is displayed.
  • Learner registers himself with NIOS website by submitting an e-mail ID and password.
  • Access/display of Online Admission Form and filling-up of the Admission Form and attaching the image of the student’s photograph as indicated.

FEES FOR ON-LINE ADMISSION

There will be three options for the payment of fees

(A) The fee can be deposited On-line through Credit Card (Master/Visa) Debit Card (visa only of select banks), or
(B) Through Bank Draft of any nationalised bank only in favour of Secretary, NIOS payable at Bhubaneswar
      only in case of Stream-2, 3 and 4 received within a week of Online registration.
(C) The required admission fee can be deposited through challan, which is available on NIOS website and also at all the branches of Syndicate and Indian Bank. Bank branch will collect fee and return two copies of bank challan after issuance of acknowledgement and putting a unique number on to the bank challan receipt. The bank will charge Rs. 6/- (Rs. Six only) per student for this facility.

  • Once an application is submitted for processing to NIOS, an Acknowledgement Receipt is generated and sent back to the learner, e-mail ID indicating his/her unique Reference Number, his/her personal details, fees details, etc.
  • The learner will be required to send a print-out of the internet filled in Application Form (not the

acknowledgement receipt) along with demand draft in case of payment option (B) and relevant
documents at the address given in the instructions within a week of registration. Confirmation of
admission of On-line learners will be subject to the receipt of the Application Form alongwith the
required documents and requisite fees. If the form are not received within another 10 days at
Regional Centre your admission may be cancelled.

Procedure for On-line Admission through AI (Study Centre)/Facilitation Centre

All AIs/Study Centres of NIOS are authorised to open an On-line registration counter for facilitating learners in taking On-line admission. They will also help the learners in pre-admission counselling, choice of study centres/Course, Medium of Instruction, transfer of credit, Credit accumulatin and other flexible features of NIOS etc,. The AI will follow the same procedure for On-line registration. The AI will provide a copy of acknowledgement containing the reference number generated by computer to students for future correspondence with NIOS.

Re-admission for Ex-NIOS Students

The students of NIOS at Secondary/Senior Secondary level who have completed their validity period of five years of admission, but could not complete the course, are eligible to take Re-admission with NIOS. The credit of subjects passed (maximum of four subjects) in the previous admission will be transferred on submission of original mark-sheet for seeking fresh admission, if these subjects are passed during the last ten years (i.e., if passed during 2001 or later). The learner is required to pay TOC fee as per details mentioned in prospectus.

 

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ONLINE STUDY MATERIAL

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SYLLABUS & SAMPLE QP

RESULT

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