RCI Diploma in Special Education Admission 2020 Dates, Application Form

Rehabilitation Council of India announces All India Online Aptitude Test (AIOAT) 2019 for Admission to Certificate/Diploma Level Courses 2020-21

RCI Diploma in Special Education Admission 2020 – Applications are invited from eligible candidates for admission to various two-year Diploma Level Courses in Special Education/Disability Rehabilitation offered by the Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI) approved institutions for the academic session 2020-21
Candidates can check the post below for more details on RCI Diploma in Special Education Admission 2020

List of Diploma Courses Offered under AIOAT 2020

Program Program_Code
Diploma in Community Based Rehabilitation DCBR
Diploma in Early Childhood Special Education (Hearing Impairment) DECSE_HI
Diploma in Early Childhood Special Education (Mental Retardation) DECSE_MR
D.Ed. Special Education (Autism Spectrum Disorders) DSE_ASD
D.Ed. Special Education (Cerebral Palsy) DES_CP
D.Ed. Special Education (Deafblind) DSE_DB
D.Ed. Special Education (Hearing Impairment) DSE_HI
D.Ed. Special Education (Multiple Disabilities) DSE_MD
D.Ed. Special Education (Mental Retardation) DSE_MR
D.Ed. Special Education (Visual Impairment) DSE_VI
Diploma in Hearing Aid Repair and Ear Mould Technology DHAREMT
Diploma in Hearing Language and Speech DHLS
Diploma in Indian Sign Language Interpretation DISLI
Diploma in Prosthetics & Orthotics DPO
Diploma in Rehabilitation Therapy DRT
Diploma in Vocational Rehabilitation (Mental Retardation) DVR_MR
Diploma in Computer Education (Visual Impairment) DCE_VI

RCI Diploma in Special Education Admission 2020 Important Dates

Events Dates
Application Process starts from 14th September 2020
Last day to fill the Application Form 30th September 2020
Declaration of Online Merit List 05th October 2020
Opening of Online Portal for 1st round of Admission 06th – 13 October 2020
Opening and closing of Final round of Admission 14th – 18th October 2020
Submission of Final List of Admitted Candidates 19th – 21 October 2020
Session starts from 26th October 2020

Eligibility Criteria for RCI Diploma in Special Education Admission 2020

  • 10+2 or its equivalent examination form a recognized Central /State Board of Education with a minimum 50% marks aggregate.
  • Appearing candidates at 10+2 level examination may also apply, provided they obtain minimum 50% marks at 10+2 exam otherwise their candidature shall be rejected.
  • However, relaxation of marks at 10+2 level for students belonging to SC/ST/OBC/PwD category for admission to Diploma level courses will be applicable as per the norms of the State/Central Govt.

RCI Diploma in Special Education Admission 2020 Application Process

  • Application Form can also be downloaded from the RCI website www.rehabcouncil.nic.in and/or www.satvatonlineexams.com.
  • Applications can either be made online or submitted on a prescribed application form given in the prospectus.
  • This is the online registration portal for the candidates to only appear for All India Online Aptitude Test (AIOAT) for admission to RCI approved Diploma Level Courses through a Computer Based Test (CBT) for the academic session 2020-21.
  • Application process is Online only
  • Request for Prospectus and Application Forms for All India Online Aptitude Test can be made by registered/speed post addressed to Satvat Infosol, 23 Lattice Bridge Road, III Floor Pizza Corner Building, Adyar, Chennai-600020 and accompanied by a bank draft for Rs.500/- for general/OBC and for SC/ST/PH, drawn in favour of Member Secretary, RCI, New Delhi, payable at New Delhi.
  • Also enclose a blank self-addressed envelope (21cm×30 cm) affixed with a postage stamp of Rs 25/-.

Application Fee

The application fee is non-refundable. Candidates can check the amount from below.
Categories Amount
General and OBC candidates Rs 500/-
SC/ST/PwD candidates Rs 400/-

Selection Procedure

  • This year no exam will be held. The admission in the courses will be done according to the merit of the candidates.

Merit List

  • This year, AIOAT 2020 will not be held and the admission to various courses shall be made according to the merit of the candidates. So, after the closure of the registration, the official authority will release merit list on the official website, rehabcouncil.nic.in
  • The candidates have to check the merit list and appear for the counselling.


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