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NIOS Admission 2019 for Class 10th, 12th- Dates, Age, Fee, Application

NIOS Admission 2019

NIOS Admission 2019-20 for class 10 and Class 12

NIOS Admission 2019 - National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) has released the NIOS Online Admission Form for the academic year 2019-20. Candidates who were interested and filling to seek admission in class 10th and 12th can apply through online mode on or before the last date. However the last dates for NIOS Admission 2019 (April exam) were in the month of July/August 2018

Candidates seeking admission through Stream-1 in Block I and Block II can appear. NIOS conducts the Public Exam twice in a year i.e. April /May and October/November

This stream for online Admission is open for new Learners for April 2019 Examination (Last Dates for October 2019 is given below) as per the laid down eligibility criteria for Secondary & Sr. Secondary Levels. These Learners will now be eligible to appear in Public Examination first time in April 2019.


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Last Date for NIOS 2019 (April 2019)

  • Last Date for Online Application for April 2019: Admission is open till 31st July 2018 without Late Fee

What is the exam fees of NIOS?

The NIOS Public Exams are held twice a year in the months of April-May and October-November on dates fixed by the NIOS. However, you are also eligible to appear through On Demand Examination at Secondary Level and Senior Secondary level in those subjects only in which you have admission in NIOS. The Examination Fees fixed by NIOS is given below

NIOS FEES - Rs. 250/- per Subject & Rs. Additional fee of Rs. 120/- per subject involving practicals.

NIOS Exam Fees April 2019

  • Without Late Fees - Upto 31st July 2018

  • 01st August 2018 - 15th August 2018 - With Late Fee Rs.200/-

  • 6th August - 31st August - With Late Fee Rs.400/-

  • 01st September - 15th September - Late Fee - Rs.700/-

    NIOS Examination in which the students can appear in April 2019

NIOS Exam Fee for Block-2 (October/November, 2019)

  • 16th September 2018 - 31st January 2019 without late fee

  • 01st February - 15th February with late fee of Rs. 200/-

  • 16th February - 28th February with late fee of Rs. 400/-

  • 01st March - 15th March with late fee of Rs. 700/-

Educational Requirement

For Secondary / Class 10th: Candidates must have passed certificate of Class 8 attested by Gazetted Officer

For Senior Secondary / Class 12th: Candidates must have passed Class 10 from recognized board


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Limitation of Age:

For Secondary Course: 14 years

For Senior Secondary Course: 15 years


NIOS Admission through various Streams 2019-20

There are four (4) streams available to get NIOS online admission 2019. Candidates may go with one stream out of four to get on-line admission

Stream 1/NIOS Online Admission for All Learners:

The stream 1 is common for all learners (i.e. Secondary and Senior Secondary level) and admission remains open throughout the year as per *Block I and *Block II session

*Block I- means admission will remain open from March to July

*Block II- means admission will remain open from September to January


NIOS Application Fee (Without Late Fee):

Male - Rs.1485/- (Secondary Class X) & Rs.1650/- (Sr. Secondary Class XII)

Female - Rs.1210/- (Secondary Class X) & Rs.1375/- (Sr. Secondary Class XII)

SC/ST & PWD - Rs.990/- (Secondary Class X) & Rs.1075/- (Sr. Secondary Class XII)

Transfer of Credit Fee: 150 per subjects (X, XII)

The additional subject fee will be Rs.600/- for both courses


Mode of Payment

Candidates are required to pay application fee through Online by using Master, Credit Card, Visa, Debit Card or you can pay the fee through offline mode through Bank Draft of any Nationalised Bank of India only in the name of Secondary, NIOS payable at respective Regional Centre


How to Apply

Eligible candidates are required to go to the official website of NIOS i.e. www.nios.ac.in. After that, go through the instructions carefully before to start applying online

Now, click on the Apply Online/Online Application Form link. Now you will be directed to the other page mentioning about all four streams (their eligibility criteria and admission details)

Now, go to the login page for online registration and fill the form with correct information

Deposit the fee amount through either Online or Demand Draft mode

Finally, take the print out of it as hard copy

For more Information on subjects, fee, eligibility, state-wise list of NIOS Study Centres, Address of NIOS Regional /Sub-Centres, Prospectus and Application Form etc., visit website www.nios.ac.in or contact Learner Support Centre (LSC) Toll Free No.: 1800-180-9393, Email: lsc@nios.ac.in



National Institute of Open Schooling
A-24/25, Institutional Area, Sector - 62,
NOIDA  Distt. Gautam Budh Nagar, Uttar Pradesh - 201 309


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