Admission

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There are 4 modes or say Stream through which NIOS takes students.

Students can only opt one mode/ stream.

Admission Process

Students according to their need can choose anyone stream.

Stream 1

It is open to all students who wish to take up their studies in Class 10 and Class 12.

Eligibility conditions applicable to the students.

Through out the year, admission takes place.

Block for Online Admission Dates of Online Admission Stream 1 Fee Exam in which the students can appear first time
Block 1 16th March – 31st July 2018

1st August – 15th August 2018

16th August – 31st August 2018

1st September – 15th September, 2018

without late fee

with late fee of Rs. 200/-

with late fee of Rs. 400

with late fee of Rs. 700/-

April/May, 2019
Block-2 16th September 2018 – 31st January 2019

1st February – 15th February 2019

16th February – 28th February 2019

1st March – 15th March 2019

Without late fee

with late fee of Rs. 200/-

with late fee of Rs. 400

with late fee of Rs. 700/-

October/November, 2019

Stream 2

Stream 2 is for all those learners who had appeared but could not clear or who were eligible but could not appear in the Public Examination of Secondary/Senior Secondary level from any recognised Examination Board.

Stream 3

Passed Secondary Exam Failed Secondary Exam Missed Secondary Exam
take admission in one subject or up to 4 subjects take admission in Stream 3 take admission in Stream 3

Applicable to those students who have already passed the Secondary Examination from the recognised Board and wish to take part admission in one subject or up to 4 subjects for updating their qualification.

or

Learners who had appeared in the Secondary Examination but could not clear, or who were eligible but could not appear in the Public Examination of the Secondary level from any recognised Board.

Admission through out the year.

Stream 3 is applicable for Secondary level.

Stream 4

Passed Senior Secondary Failed Senior Secondary Missed Senior Secondary
take admission in one subject or up to 4 subjects take admission in Stream 4 take admission in Stream 4

For those learners who have already passed the Senior Secondary or above from any recognized Board/University and wish 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; or who were eligible but could not appear in the Public examination of Senior Secondary level from any recognized Board.

Note:

Take note of the purpose of various streams.

Stream 3 and Stream 4 students are not allowed to participate in April-May and October-November Exams.