NIOS Exam Fees 2019-2020
Kumud Sahni, 1 day ago, #NIOS Class 12

NIOS Exam Fees 2019-20 – The exam fees dates have been extended for all the learners w.e.f. January 21 till January 25, 2019, with a consolidated late fee of Rs. 1500 per learner. Students registered under NIOS (National Institute of Open Schooling), appearing for 10th and 12th exam can pay the NIOS exam fees 2019-20 by online mode only. NIOS conducts exam twice a year. The exam fee payment for NIOS exams to be conducted in April 2019 has started from November 20, 2018, and end on December 31, 2018, without any late fee charges. Students can check the link and other details which are given below to pay fees before the last date.

The NIOS admission for Block II & exam in October 2019 is open now and ends on March 15, 2019, including late fees. Block I admission for the exam in April 2019 has closed now. The NIOS exam fee payment for NIOS exams to be conducted in October 2019 will start in May 2019 and ends in July 2019 including late fees. The detailed NIOS exam fees information including important dates is given in the following article.

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LatestClick to register and pay NIOS Exam Fees

NIOS Exam Fees 2019-20 - Timeline of events/ Dates

NIOS exams are open twice a year- April and October. The complete timeline is given in the following table: 


Exam fee


April- May 2019 exams

(Block I)

  • Without late fee

  • with late fee of Rs.100per subject

  • consolidated late fee Rs.1500

  • consolidated late fee Rs.1500

  • November 20, 2018 - December 31, 2018

  • January 1, 2019 - January 7, 2019

  • January 8, 2019 - January 15, 2019

  • January 21, 2019 - January 25, 2019

NIOS Exam Fees 2019-20

The exam fees of NIOS for both 10th (secondary) and 12th (senior secondary) is the same and payable for everyone. The examination fees once paid is non-refundable and non-adjustable under any circumstances. The detailed examination fees are given below in the table: 

Examination Fees details

Examination fees

Examination fees both for secondary and senior secondary theory exams

Rs. 250 per subject

Additional fees for practicals in subjects having both theory and practical exam

Rs. 120 per subject

Late fees for examination

Rs. 100 per subject

Consolidate late fees to be received at regional centres only

Rs. 1500 consolidated

Processing fees for the re-evaluation of answer sheet for Sr. Sec. Public Examination

Rs. 800 per subject

Processing fees for the re-evaluation of answer sheet for Sr. Sec. On-Demand Examination

Rs. 1000 per subject

Verification of NIOS documents (for private companies and individual learners)

Rs. 500 per candidate

 Apart from examination charges, other miscellaneous charges are given below in the table:

Other Miscellaneous Charges


Duplicate copy of the Pass Certificate

Rs. 200

Duplicate Statement of Provisional and Migration Certificate

Rs. 200

Duplicate Identity Card

Rs. 200

Amaneusis (writer) (per session)

Rs. 200

Duplicate Statement of Marks

Rs. 200

NIOS Exam Fees-Modes of Payment

The exam fees can be paid only by online mode. 

  1. Online mode: You can log in on the official website of NIOS by clicking the link given above. Go to the online payment link, fill in your details and pay by credit card/ debit card/ net banking. It would generate an e-receipt which you can keep for future reference. 

Important Tips

  • A student registered for 12th(senior secondary) must ensure a two-year gap from clearing 10th(secondary) examination. Otherwise, NIOS will not allow you to appear for all subjects examination. You can only appear for four exams and rest only on completion of two years.

  • NIOS doesn’t receive any fees at its headquarters.

  • Information regarding date-sheets, exam centres can be downloaded from the NIOS official website or is available at the regional centre two weeks before the commencement of the examination.

  • The Exam centre allotment is done by NIOS and no request later are entertained regarding it.

NIOS Date Sheet 2019

NIOS will release the date sheet for class 10th and 12th Block I (April exam) in the first week of March 2019. It will mention the complete examination schedule for both theory and practical exams. The NIOS timetable 2019 will be released in online mode and can be downloaded in the form of pdf.

NIOS 10th Date Sheet 2019NIOS 12th Date Sheet 2019

NIOS Admit Card 2019

The admit card of NIOS will be released in the second week of March 2019 for Block I (April exam) in the online mode. Candidates are required to download the NIOS hall ticket separately for theory and practical exams. They must check the details mentioned on the admit card and read the exam day instructions to avoid any last minute stress. No student is allowed to enter the exam hall without admit card. It could be easily downloaded by entering the 11/12 digit enrollment number provided at the time of admission in the login window. 

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NIOS Syllabus 2019

A student must follow the syllabus, books and exam pattern as prescribed by NIOS. They must cover all the topics mentioned in the syllabus. A student can also divide their time as per the weightage given to the various topics. They must give extra attention to their weak areas to score well in the exams.

NIOS Question Papers

NIOS uploaded the official question papers every year for class 10th & 12th of both Blocks I & II. A student can download these and practice as many time as possible. These help in increasing their speed for the actual exam day. These question papers of NIOS will give you hands-on with the exam pattern, marking scheme, type of questions asked. 

NIOS Result 2019

The result of NIOS will be released in the month of June 2019. Students can check and download the result in the online mode by entering their roll number in the login window. The result declared online is provisional and a student must collect the original documents from the regional study centre or accredited institutes (AIs).

NIOS 10th Result 2019NIOS 12th result 2019

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