NIOS Registration 2021 Started for Class 10th, 12th - Apply Now
NIOS Registration 2021-2022 - National Institute of Open Schooling has started NIOS 2021 October registration for class 10 and 12. Students can fill NIOS registration form to appear for public or on-demand examinations. NIOS registration 2021 can be done in online mode only. The registration process and dates are the same for NIOS 10th and 12th exams while eligibility criteria and NIOS registration fee are different for both. After NIOS registration 2021-22, they should note down the reference number generated during the NIOS admission 2021. This reference number is useful to track the NIOS registration status. Stay tuned to know more about NIOS registration 2022 dates, process, fee and so on.
Registration Link: Click here to apply for NIOS October 2021 admission.
NIOS Registration 2021 - Important dates
Students can check the following table to know the class 12th and 10th dates for public exams registration 2022. For on-demand examination, NIOS registrations are held throughout the year and exams are held except April-May and October-November because that time public exams are held.
NIOS Registration Dates 2021-2022
|Event||Block 1 (April 2022) Dates||Block 2 (October 2022) Dates|
|NIOS Registrations Starts||April 1, 2021||September 16, 2021|
|Submit NIOS application without late fee until||July 31, 2021||January 31, 2022|
|Fill NIOS registration form with late fee of Rs 200||August 1-15, 2021||February 1-15, 2022|
|Register for NIOS with late fee of Rs 400||August 16-31, 2021||February 16-28, 2022|
|Fill NIOS form with late fee of Rs 700||September 1-15, 2021||March 1- 31, 2022|
|NIOS exam date|
Stream-wise NIOS Registration 2021-2022
NIOS accepts registrations in 4 streams. Students can fill NIOS registration form for any of the streams as per their eligibility. Here’s the detail for all the streams:
NIOS Stream 1 Registration
- This stream of NIOS registration 2021 is open for all the learners-secondary and senior secondary courses.
- Steam 1 students are allotted an accredited institute (study centre) to guide them for studying.
NIOS Stream 2 Registration
- NIOS online registrations are held for this stream for the students who have passed the 10th class exams from a recognized board but wish to appear for the exam of one subject or up to 4 subjects for upgrading their qualification.
- Such students will have to upload their failed Marksheet/NIOS hall ticket 2021 along with other relevant documents.
NIOS Stream 3 Registration
- NIOS registration under this stream is open throughout the year for class 10th students.
- Those who have passed the secondary exam from a recognised board, but wish to appear for one subject or up to 4 subjects for enhancing their score can fill the stream 3 NIOS Registration form for the on-demand examination.
- Students who could not clear, or could not appear in the NIOS 10th class Public Examination can also apply for NIOS 2022 registration.
- The students can apply for the following subjects only: Business Studies (215), Data Entry Operations (229), Economics (214), English (202), Home Science (216), Hindi (201), Indian Culture & Heritage (223), Mathematics (211), Painting (225), Psychology (222), Sanskrit (209), Science & Technology (212) and Social Science (213).
NIOS Stream 4 Registration
- Under this stream, NIOS registrations 2021 are going on for class 12th students
- Students who have passed the senior secondary exam from a recognized board, but wish to appear for one subject or up to 4 subjects for enhancing their score can apply for stream 4 through the on-demand examination system.
- Students who were unable to clear or did not appear in the NIOS Class 12 public examination can also apply for this stream NIOS ODES registration.
NIOS On-Demand Registration 2021-2022
NIOS on-demand registration started from March 1, 2021. The registration link was made available on the official website nios.ac.in. The on-demand exams is scheduled to conduct at NIOS HQ, NIOS regional centres, and Kendriya Vidyalayas from March 15, 2021, onwards.
Click here to download the notification.
NIOS Registration 2021-2022 Eligibility Criteria
Students must check the eligibility criteria before start filling the NIOS Registration form 2022 else if a student is found ineligible, his/her registration for NIOS can be cancelled at any stage. Read ahead to know the complete 10th, 12th eligibility criteria for NIOS registration 2021.
NIOS 10th Registration Eligibility Criteria
- A student must be 14 years of age as of July 31, 2021.
- He/she should be born on or before July 31, 2007.
- A student who has passed class 8 and has valid proof of age is eligible to apply.
- Student can also apply for NIOS class 10 registration 2021 if he/she gives a self-attested certificate that "he/she has studied enough to be able to pursue a secondary course."
- One who has studied in secondary school can also apply in this category for improving the score or to complete the course.
NIOS Class 12 Registration Eligibility Criteria
- The applicant must be 15 years of age as of July 31, 2021.
- He/she should be born on or before July 31, 2006.
- Students must have passed the secondary exam from a recognized board.
- A student who has studied in senior secondary school can also apply in this category for improving the score or to complete the course.
- Students who fulfil the above-mentioned conditions are eligible for NIOS 12th registration 2021.
How to do NIOS Registration 2021-2022 for 10th and 12th?
Students can fill NIOS online registration form for April 2021 by following the step by step process given below:
Steps to Fill NIOS Registration Form Online 2022
Step-1: Students have to click on the relevant link given above after the first paragraph.
Step-2: After clicking on the NIOS Registration link, students have to select state/UT, identity type, and the course (secondary or senior secondary) and click the submit button.
Step-3: After this, students will be redirected to a new page wherein they have to enter their basic details, such as name, father’s name, mother’s name, date of birth, gender, Aadhar number, mobile number and email ID. Click on generate OTP button and verify contact details then submit NIOS registration form 2021-2022.
Step-4: Then, enter optional details as asked and proceed to choose subjects and study centre preferences.
Step-5: Now students have to fill in their addresses other information and upload the documents, such as social class proof, birth certificate, correspondence address proof, photo, signature and previous qualification certificate.
Step-6: After filling in all the details, students have to proceed with payment. Applicants can make the payment through credit card debit card or net banking. Before paying the NIOS registration fee, students should review their form.
NIOS Registration 2021-2022 Procedure at a Glance
After filling the NIOS registration form, students should keep track of their NIOS admission status 2021 to know if their admission is confirmed or not.
Keep Ready these Documents before Starting NIOS Registration 2021-2022
Students have to upload the scanned copy/soft copy (jpg, jpeg files) of the following documents while filling NIOS registration form for April 2021 exams:
- Recent Passport size colour Photograph
- Signature (preferably in Black Ink)
- Valid identity proof (like Aadhaar Card or Passport or Ration card etc.)
- Valid proof of Date of Birth
- A valid proof of Residence
- Class 8th mark sheet or Self Certificate (in case of secondary course).
- Class 10th mark sheet (in case of senior secondary course)
- Social Category/Caste Certificate (in case SC/ST/OBC social category).
- Ex-serviceman certificate (in case he/she is an Ex-serviceman)
- Disability Certificate (in case he or she is having)
- failed Marksheet mentioning the Reference Number/Enrolment Number (in case of a student is applying for Transfer of Credit or TOC)
NIOS Registration Fee 2021 for Stream-I Students
|Particular||Fee for Class 10(for 5 subjects)||Fee for Class 12(for 5 subjects)|
|Male (General category)||Rs. 1800||Rs. 2000|
|Female (General category)||Rs. 1450||Rs. 1650|
|Exempted Category (SC/ST, Ex-Servicemen, Persons with Disabilities)||Rs. 1200||Rs. 1300|
|For each additional subject||Rs. 720 per subject||Rs. 720 per subject|
NIOS Registration fee for stream 2, 3 and 4
|Particular||10th/12th (under stream-2)||ODES - 10th (under stream-3), 12th (under stream-4)|
|Registration fee||Rs. 480 (per subject)||Rs. 480 (per subject)|
|Exam fee||Rs. 250 per subject for theory. Additional Rs. 120 for a practical per subject||Rs. 500 per subject for theory. Additional Rs. 200 for a practical per subject|
|TOC||Rs. 180 per subject||Rs. 180 per subject|
|Change/additional subject fee||Rs. 720 per subject||Rs. 720 per subject|
After the registration, a student need to pay NIOS exam fees in online mode only. The exam fee is separate from the registration fee. The payment window is opened in November and May for block 1 and 2 exams respectively.
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Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - NIOS Registration 2021 Started for Class 10th, 12th - Apply Now
Question: How many subjects I can choose in NIOS?
You can choose a minimum of 5 subjects including at least 1 or maximum 2 language subjects. You can also choose two more additional subjects. So you can opt for a minimum of 5 subjects and maximum 7 subjects in NIOS registration.
Question: What are the mediums for study provided by NIOS?
NIOS provides English, Hindi, Urdu, Marathi, Odia, Telugu, Gujarati, Tamil, Malayalam and Punjabi mediums for 10th class students. While for class 12, the mediums offered are English, Hindi, Odia, Bengali, Gujarati and Urdu.
Question: I have written my name wrong during NIOS registration, How can I apply to correct it?
Yes, you can do so by applying in offline mode at respective study centre. You will have to produce documentary proof to apply for the same.
Question: Can I change my subject chosen during NIOS registration?
Yes, you can change one or more subjects, but the total number of subjects should not exceed seven. Already passed subjects can not be changed.
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Questions related to NIOS Class 12
when will nios conduct the 12th class arts examination 2020-2021
National Institute of Open Schooling will release the date sheet for June 2021 exams in the first week of May 2021. The NIOS 12th Exam Date Sheet 2021 will be released in online mode on the official website nios.ac.in. The NIOS 12th exam dates June 2021 will be released on the same date for India and overseas students. The exam will be most probably conducted in the month of June 2021. The schedule wil lbe released soon keep an eye on the official website for the latest infromation.
While filling NIOS class 12 form there was an option called Existing learner we werent sure about the option and gave no . Is it possible to change it ? If not will it be of any problem?
if you are an existing learner which means if you are still in class 12th then you shouldn't have filled no there. But once the form is submitted, I don't think you can make any changes. I would suggest you to email them and ask them whether this thing will create any problem in future or nit. They will help you out with that.
How much NIOS student crack neet and goes into medical college every year on an average.
There is no such data is mentioned anywhere but yes there are plenty of students who has cleared NEET. NIOS is an educational board just like CBSE & CISCE. It is run by the Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India. A candidate having NIOS certifications can appear in any national level entrance exam conducted by the Center or CBSE, like JEE (Main & Advanced), CLAT and NEET.
Is NIOS student eligible for 85% state quote in neet counselling.pls reply if you are sure.
see government medical colleges has reservation for 85% seats for domicile candidates. so candidates who belongs to that particular state and fulfill the all the eligibility criteria along with marks of 12th course, age limit , has passed 12th exam from a recognized education board and eligible to apply. so even if you have studied from NIOS board you are eligible to 85% seat quota of the state government medical colleges.
State counseling for state quota seats (85%) & private colleges including Management quota seats will be conducted through state counseling authority.
hope it would help.
is nios students eligible for neet 2021 ?? how many marks from tht five subject Physics chemistry biology English computer
NIOS students are eligible for NEET. They have to secure a minimum aggregate required against their Category. It is 50% for General Category in Physics, Chemistry and Biology, 45% for PWD and 40% for OBC,SC,ST. For the benefit of you and lakhs of aspirants, we shall detail the registration process.
I hope my answer helps. All the very best for your future endeavors!
- Indian Nationals, NRIs, PIOs, OCIs, and Foreign Nationals
- No upper age limit as of now. The Candidate should be at least 17 years by December 31st of 2020
- You should have completed your 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as your Core Subjects.
- 50% Aggregate in Physics, Chemistry and Biology for General Category, 45% for PWD and 40% for OBC,SC,ST Candidates.
- NIOS and Private Candidates are also eligible