NIOS Academic Courses for Class 10th and 12th


Academic Courses for Secondary & Senior Secondary level at NIOS

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For obtaining a Pass Certificate, a candidate is required to pass in a minimum of five subjects including one or maximum of two languages from Group ‘A’ and other three or four subjects from Group ‘B’. However, a learner is free to take upto two additional subjects and thus can choose maximum of seven subjects.


Secondary Level

From Group A the candidates can opt for one or two languages and remaining subjects to be taken from Group B

Two additional subjects can be taken from either of the two groups with additional fees as per NIOS norms.


Group A



Group B

Mathematics, Science and Technology, Social Sciences, Economics, Business Studies, Home Science, Psychology, Indian Culture and Heritage, Accountancy, Painting, Data operations.


Senior Secondary Level

The candidate can opt for Five subjects with either one or two languages from Group A and the remaining subjects from Group B, C, D, E and F (only one subject from each group C, D, E and F)

Two additional subjects can be taken from any group (only one subject from each group C, D, E and F) with additional fee as per NIOS norms.


Group A

Hindi, English, Urdu, Sanskrit, Gujarati, Bengali, Tamil, Odia, Punjabi


Group B

Mathematics, Home Science, Psychology, Geography, Economics, Business Studies, Painting, Data Entry Operations


Group C

Physics, History, Library science and Information Science


Group D

Chemistry, Political Science, Mass Communication


Group E

Biology, Chemistry, Introduction Law


Group D

Computer Science, Sociology, Environmental Science


Also See :

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

NOIS Diploma in Elementary Education D.El.Ed. – Course Details, Eligibility

NIOS is a Recognised Board – just like CBSE, ICSE

NIOS Public Exam and on Demand Examination System

NIOS Online Admission Procedure – Age, Validity, Fee, Cancellation


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