NIOS Exam Centres 2020
Updated on Nov 22, 2019 - 2:51 p.m. IST by Dinesh Goyal
#NIOS 10th

NIOS Exam Centres 2020 - Students going to appear for April 2020 exam must know about the nearest NIOS test centres for 10th and 12th. This will help them to apply for the change of NIOS exam centres 2020. The National Institute of Open Schooling allots exam centres to NIOS 10th and 12th class students. NIOS test centres are allotted on the first-come-first-served basis. Normally, District Headquarters, Sub-Divisional Headquarters and other available places near to the AIs will be allocated as NIOS exam centres 2020. A student can also be allotted his/her study centre as an examination centre. NIOS 10th and NIOS 12th exams are organized at various NIOS exam centres across 23 regions. Students can check the list of NIOS exam centres 2020 on the official website by entering region code. They will get complete the address of NIOS test centre on the admit card. Read the article to check the region-wise NIOS exam centres 2020 list:
Latest: NIOS exam dates 2020 has been released for 10th and 12th. Check now.

How to Check Nearest NIOS Exam Centres 2020?

To check the nearest available NIOS exam centres, students can check the list of test centres for their region. For this, they will have to visit the official link and enter region code. Follow the steps given below to check the list of NIOS exam centres 2020:

  • First of all, Click here to open the official link of exam centres.
  • Enter the region code in the appropriate field. (Students can get the region code from the table given below.)
  • Answer the question as given on the official screen and click on the submit button.
  • The list of NIOS exam centres 2020 will open on the screen which will provide details of exam centres.

The login window of NIOS test centres will look like as shown here:


List of Regional Codes of NIOS Exam Centres 2020

Region Code


States Covered/Jurisdiction



Andhra Pradesh



Maharashtra, Daman & Diu, Goa



Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Sikkim, West Bengal



Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Assam, Meghalaya, Manipur, Mizoram and Tripura



Jammu & Kashmir, Punjab, and Chandigarh



Haryana (excluding Faridabad, Gurgaon & Jhajjar)






Central Delhi, East Delhi, North Delhi, South Delhi, West Delhi, North East Delhi, North West Delhi, South West Delhi, New Delhi


NCR Delhi

Jhajjar, Gurgaon, Faridabad, Gautam Budh Nagar, Ghaziabad


HQ - Outside India

Nepal, Middle East









Uttar Pradesh



Madhya Pradesh



Uttrakhand, Meerut, Bagpat, Saharanpur, Muzzafarnagar, Moradabad & JP Nagar (Amroha) distt. of UP






Andhra Pradesh (Vishakapatnam)















Puducherry & TamilNadu



Himachal Pradesh

Details Mentioned in List of NIOS Exam Centres 2020

  • State
  • District
  • Exam centre code
  • Exam centre name
  • Exam centre address
  • Pin code

How to apply for the change of NIOS Exam Centre 2020?

NIOS test centres are allocated to each student on the basis of preference chosen during NIOS admission 2020. So, there are very few chances of the change of exam centre. But students can apply for the same in extreme circumstances as explained below:

  • If a student wishes to change his/her NIOS exam centre then he/she can apply for the same before the commencement of practical/theory examination of on-demand and public exams.

  • He/she will have to contact the Department of Evaluation, NIOS and explain his/her reason for the change of NIOS exam centres 2020.

  • The student will have to pay Rs. 1500 as application fee for change of exam centre.

  • The exam centre may be changed after the approval of the Director of Evaluation department, NIOS. The decision of NIOS regarding the exam centre will be final.

NIOS Exam Centres 2020 for On-Demand Exams

NIOS On-demand exams (ODEs) are conducted at NIOS Headquarter and Regional Centres/Sub Centres of NIOS or KV. Hers are the details of NIOS ODE exam centres venue, days:

NIOS On-Demand Exam Centres

Exam Centre

Theory Exam Days

Practical Exam Days

Regional Centre or KV

Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday (2:00 pm to 5:00 pm)

Friday or Saturday at NIOS AI or KV (Timing is announced during theory paper)

HQ Noida

Tuesday, Wednesday Thursday and Friday (2:00 pm to 5:00 pm)

Friday or Saturday (Timing is announced during theory paper)

NIOS Exam Centres 2020 - Important Instructions for Exam

  • Students must reach the exam centre half an hour before the commencement to avoid last-minute hassles.

  • They must read all the instructions mentioned on NIOS admit card 2020 and do not forget to carry the same to the examination centre.

  • Do not carry any electronic gadgets like mobile phone, Bluetooth, pen drives, calculators. Else it will be considered as unfair means and student can be debarred.

  • Students also avoid carrying bags or any study material to the NIOS exam centres 2020, as these are not allowed.

NIOS Exam Links

NIOS 12th admit card 2020NIOS syllabus 2020
NIOS 12th syllabus 2020NIOS exam centres 2020
NIOS 12th time table 2020NIOS result 2020
NIOS class 12 result 2020NIOS admit card 2020
NIOS admission status 2020

NIOS 10th date sheet 2020

NIOS syllabus 2020

NIOS class 10 result 2020

NIOS registration 2020

NIOS 10th admit card 2020

NIOS 10th syllabus 2020

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - NIOS Exam Centres 2020

Question: What are the documents required to carry to NIOS examination centre?


NIOS hall ticket and a valid ID proof required to carry to NIOS exam centres.

Question: Can I appear at exam centre other than the allotted one?


If you appear at NIOS exam centres 2020 other than the allotted one then it is considered as unfair means and your result will not be declared.

Question: Can I appear for exam at NIOS study centre?


If you have allotted study centre as exam centre only then you can appear.

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Am i eligible to give 10th on march 2020

AnkiT KunwaR 13th Feb, 2020
Hello Aspirant,

NIOS 10th exams 2020 are scheduled to be conducted from March 24 to April 24, 2020. The practical exams will commence from March 11 and conclude on March 25, 2020, respectively.
You can check NIOS 10th Date Sheet 2020  and Practical Exams dates from the link below :

I hope this helps.


what is total fees for 10th class pass out

Manisha Gupta Expert 13th Feb, 2020

Hello Aspirant,

To check complete NIOS fees detail, You can go through with the given below link.

Good Luck!


My brother have applied for Nios 10th exam, how can he give practical examination for Maths... How to know which centre has been allocated

Yash Dev Student Expert 6th Feb, 2020

Hello student you need to check details on the admit card given by the NIOS administration department.

You can also log in on the nios website through your credentials and get the details about your upcoming examination.

You can visit on the link mentioned below and know the syllabus of mathematics for nios exam.

Feel free to comment if you have any doubt

Good luck


Will we get jobs after persuating Nios ?

Dinesh Goyal 23rd Jan, 2020


NIOS is a recognized board like as CBSE, CISCE and other boards. NIOS students are eligible for government and private jobs. But some companies may prefer regular students over open students.

Hope it helps!!!


what is nios consolidated fee and what is the last date for nios april 2020?

tarun kumar 16th Jan, 2020

he schedule for registration and payment of examination fee for Secondary and Senior Secondary examination to be conducted during April-May 2020 is as under:

(1) For fresh and unsuccessful learners of previous examination Without late fee 21st Nov. 2019 to 25th Dec. 2019.
(2) For unsuccessful learners of Oct. 2019 examination Without late fee 13th Dec. 2019 to 25th Dec. 2019.
(3) For all learners With late fee Rs. 100/- per subject 26th Dec. 2019 to 02nd Jan. 2020.
(4) For all learners With consolidate late fee Rs. 1500/- 03rd Jan. 2020 to 10th Jan. 2020.
(1) Examination Fee Rs. 250/- per subject (Theory)
(2) Additional fee for Practicals in subjects having both theory and practicals Rs. 120/- per subject
(3) Note: Additional Rs. 50/- will be charged for each transaction
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