NIOS Admission 2021 Notification (Out), Application Form, Dates, Exam Fee


NIOS class 10 and 12 admission

NIOS Admission 2021 Notification for Class 10 and 12 June 2021 Exam

NIOS Admission 2021 – National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) has released the NIOS Online Admission Form for the academic year 2021-22
Candidates who are interested and willing to seek admission in class 10th and 12th can apply through online mode on or before the last date.
Candidates seeking admission through Stream-1 in Block I and Block II can appear for Public Exam conducted by NIOS twice in a year i.e. April /May and October/November. However, you are also eligible to appear through On Demand Exam at Secondary Level and Senior Secondary level in those subjects only in which you have admission in NIOS

NIOS Admission 2021 Important Dates

Block for Online Admission Dates of Online Admission Stream-1 Fee Exam in which the students can appear the first time
Block-1 (Apr/May 2021) 16th Mar – 31 July Normal Fee April/May 2021
1 Aug – 15th August With late fee of Rs.200/-
16th Au to 31st August With late fee of Rs.400/-
1st Sept. to 15th Sept With late fee of Rs. 700/-
Block-II (Oct /Nov 2021) 16th Sept. to 31st January Normal Fee October/Nov 2021
1st Feb to 15th February With late fee of Rs.200/-
16th Feb to 28th February With late fee of Rs.400/-
1st Mar to 15th March With late fee of Rs.700/-

Eligibility Criteria for NIOS Admission 2021


  • Minimum age to take admission in the Secondary Course is 14 years as on 31st July
  • A learner who has passed class VIII and has valid proof of attaining 14 years of age can apply for registration to the Secondary Course.
  • A learner giving a self-certificate “I have studied enough to be able to pursue a secondary course” is also eligible for admission to the Secondary Course.

Sr. Secondary

  • Minimum age to take admission in the Senior Secondary Course is 15 years. As on 31st July 2021
  • In order to take admission in the Senior Secondary course, the learner must have passed the Secondary course from a recognized Board.12th: Candidate

Limitation of Age

  • For Secondary Course: 14 years
  • For Senior Secondary Course: 15 years

NIOS Admission 2021 Application Procedure

  • Visit the Portal
  • Click on the “Register”
  • Read the Instruction and click on the “Proceed” Button
  • Select “State”
  • Fill details in all the 4 section and make payment through the appropriate Payment Gateway
  • 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 or contact Learner Support Centre (LSC) Toll Free No.: 1800-180-9393, Email: [email protected]

 Fee Structure – Stream-1

Course Male Female SC/ST, Ex-Servicemen, PWD
Secondary Course
For 5 Subjects Rs 1800/- Rs 1450/- 1200
for each additional subject Rs 720/- Rs 720/- Rs 720/-
Senior Secondary Course
For 5 subjects 2000/- 1650/- 1300/-
for each additional subject Rs 720/- Rs 720/- Rs 720/-

Mode of Payment

  • The fee can be directly deposited On-line through Credit Card/ Debit Card/ Net Banking. Through Bank Draft of any nationalized bank only in favor of the Secretary, NIOS payable at respective Regional Centers for NIOS.


For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website