NIOS Syllabus 2019 - NIOS known as National Institute of Open Schooling prescribes students of class 10 and 12 to prepare as per NIOS 2019 syllabus. Students can download the subject wise syllabus of NIOS for class 10 and 12 in this article. NIOS syllabus 2019 comprises topics for all the subjects covered in the exam for class 10th and 12th. Students who will be appearing for NIOS 2019 exam must download syllabus for their subjects to cover all the topics. NIOS 10th syllabus 2019 is divided into group A and Group B. Subjects in group A consists subjects in languages while group B has subjects ranging from mathematics to commerce and humanities. Candidates have to select subjects from both the group. NIOS 12th syllabus is divided into five groups A, B, C, D and E. Candidates have to choose subjects among all the five groups. Students must practice previous years question papers and mock test papers to secure good marks in their exams.
Candidates must note that the last date to register and fill forms for NIOS admission 2019 for all streams of Block II exam was January 31, 2019. Students can find all the information related to NIOS syllabus 2019 for class 10 and 12, the pattern of exam and all the related news in this article.
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NIOS gives students the choice to select subjects from a variety of subjects. Students of class 10 can select five subjects, having the option of selecting one or two subjects from languages from Group A and the remaining subjects from Group B. Students can take two additional subjects from either of the two groups. Students of class 12 can select five subjects, one or two from languages from Group A and the remaining subjects from Group B, C, D, E and F. Students of class 12, however, have certain restrictions from choosing subjects like only one subject each from C, D, E and F can be taken. Candidates can find the subject lists for NIOS 2019 class 10 and 12 below.
NIOS syllabus 2019 of class 10 is divided into two groups, Group A and Group B. Subjects in Group A are languages while subjects in Group B are subjects of Science, Humanities and others ranging from Commerce to Sanskrit. Students have to select at least one subject from Group A while a maximum of two subjects can be selected from Group A. Students can select maximum 4 subjects from Group B.
Hindi, English, Urdu, Sanskrit, Bengali, Marathi,Telugu, Gujarati, Kannada, Punjabi, Arabic, Odia, Persian, Tamil, Nepali, Malayalam, Assamese
Mathematics, Science and Technology, Social Science, Economics, Business Studies, Home Science, Psychology, Indian Culture and Heritage, Accountancy, painting, Ved Adhyayan, Sanskrit Vyakaran, Sanskrit Sahitya, Bhartiya Darshan
NIOS Subjects for class 12 is divided into six groups namely Group A, B,C,D,E and F. Group A contains subjects of languages while groups B,C,D,E and F has subjects from science to humanities among others. Students have to select of 5 subjects from all the groups while one language from Group A has to be compulsorily taken. Students have to compulsory select one subject from group C,D,E and F.
Hindi, English, Urdu, Sanskrit, Gujarati, Bengali, Tamil, Punjabi, Arabic, Persian
Mathematics, Home Science, Psychology, Geography, Economics, Business Studies, Painting, Data Entry Operations, Tourism, Ved Adhyayan, Sanskrit Vyakaran, Sanskrit Sahitya, Bhartiya Darshan
Physics, History, Library and Information Science
Chemistry, Political Science, Mass Communication
Biology, Accountancy, Introduction to Law
Computer Science, Sociology, Environmental Science
NIOS offers students of class 10 and 12 additional subjects in their course of study other than the mandatory 5 subjects at an additional cost of Rs. 600 per subject. Students of NIOS class 10 and 12 can take maximum of two additional subjects in their course of study.
The students of NIOS class 10 are prescribed to prepare for their exams as per the syllabus of NIOS. Students can view and download the NIOS 10th syllabus from this article. Students have to plan and study for their exams according to the subjects and their syllabus prescribed. NIOS 10th syllabus of some of the main subjects is given below:
Book 1- Snake bite, how the squirrel got its stripes, Kondiba.
Book 2- My vision for India, caring for others, the little girl, a prayer for healing, the truth, the return of the lion.
Book 1-Algebra, commercial mathematics.
Book 2- geometry, mensuration, trigonometry, statistics
Science and technology
Measurement in science, matter in our surroundings, moving things, energy , the living world, natural resources, humans and environment
Understanding economics, about economy, producing goods and services, distribution of goods and services, money, banking and insurance, presentation and analysis of data in economics, Indian economy, Contemporary Economic Issues
Nature and scope of business, Industry and Commerce, Cooperative societies and joint stock companies, Transport services, warehousing, communication services, postal and courier services, banking services, outsourcing
Introduction to social science, ancient world, medieval world, modern world, impact of British rule in India, religious and social awakening in colonial India, popular resistance to the British rule, Indian national movement, constitutional values and political system in India, fundamental rights and fundamental duties.
Book 1-Foundations of psychology, Basic Psychological Processes, Human Development.
Book 2-Social Psychological Processes, Health and Well Being, Work Life and Environmental Concerns, Yoga: A Way of Life
Reading and functional grammar, functional writing and study skills, listening and speaking skills, English for specific purpose. English for science-health and hygiene, plant life. English for receptionist-receiving messages, making request.
Motion, force and energy, mechanical properties of matter, heat and thermodynamics, electricity and magnetism, oscillations and waves, optics and optical instrument, semiconductors and their applications,
Atom molecule and chemical arithmetic, Atomic structure and chemical bonding, states of matter, chemical energetic, chemical dynamics, chemistry of elements, chemistry of organic compounds
Diversity and evolution of life, Cell, Cell functions and Tissues, Functional morphology and Life processes in plants, Functional morphology and Life processes in animals, Reproduction and Development, Heredity and Genetics, Population Explosion and Family Planning, Environmental Biology
Commerce (Business studies)
Introduction to business, business as a career, trade and service activities, management of business, financing of business, marketing
Complex Numbers & Quadratic Equations, Determinants & Matrices, Permutations & Combinations, Sequences & Series, Trigonometry, Coordinate Geometry, Differential Calculus, Integral Calculus
The Earth – A Living Planet, The Domain of Air on the Planet Earth, The Domain of Water on the Planet Earth, Changing Face of the Planet Earth, Life on the Earth, Physical Setting in India, Natural Resources and their, Development in India, Man-made Resources and their development in India, Human Resource and their 08 Development in India
Ancient Indian History, Climax of Ancient India, Legacy of Ancient India, Rise and Fan of the Delhi Sultanate, The Mughal Empire, Contribution of Medieval India, Renascent India, India’s Struggle for Independence, Maps
Individual state and the global order, aspects of the constitution of India, organs of government, democracy at work, organization of the government, democratic decentralization, contemporary political concerns, world politics and India
Introduction to Financial Accounting, Accounting terms, Accounting, equation and Journal, Voucher Approach in Accounting, Bank Reconciliation Statement, Financial Statements, Partnership Accounts, Accounting for Share Capital
Along with NIOS Syllabus 2019, students have to clearly understand the scheme and pattern of examination of NIOS Class 10 and 12. Students from class 10 have to appear in minimum one and maximum of two subjects from Group A language subjects. The rest of 3 or 4 subjects have to be selected from Group B. Subjects from Group B for which there is a provision of practical exams, the theory exam will be held for 85 marks and practical exam will carry 15 marks.
Students of class 12 can also select minimum one and maximum of two subjects from Group A language subjects. Rest of the subjects have to be selected from Group B,C,D,E and F. Theory exams of class 12 will comprise of 80 marks while practical exams will carry 20 marks. Duration for both the exam of NIOS class 10 and 12 is 3 hours and is held from 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM in the evening hours. Detailed subject wise pattern of NIOS class 10 and 12 exam is listed below
Students have to get minimum of 33% marks including theory and practical exam (wherever applicable). Marks of internal assessment are listed separately in mark sheet.
Students have to pass in 5 subjects in order to get the pass certificate. Students can however select maximum of two subjects from language.
Students have to get minimum of 33% marks in subjects as well as practical exams individually.
NIOS provides students of class 10th and 12 the facility of credit accumulation for all the subjects of theory and practical. Any Student appearing in NIOS class 10 or 12 exam with 5 subject, if somehow did not clear all subjects but manages to pass in any number of subjects, then the marks of passed subjects will be retained by NIOS for a period of five years. Candidate can clear the NIOS 10 and 12 exam in total of five years.
Students of NIOS class 10 and 12 who pass the practical exam but did not clear the theory exam also has the facility of credit accumulation by NIOS.
Revised datesheet for NIOS 1Oth nad 12th (April Block I) has been released on March 11, 2019. Time table for written as well as practical exams have been released earlier by NIOS on February 27, 2019, for Block I exams while the schedule for Block II exams will be announced in August 2019 tentatively. The NIOS Block I exam for class 10 and 12 will be conducted on April 3 and April 2, 2019, respectively. Practical exams for class 10 and 12 will be conducted from March 16 to March 30, 2019. NIOS Block II exam will be held in the month of October/November 2019. The exams for class 10 and 12 are of 3 hours duration held from 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm in the afternoon session. Schedule for all the practical exams of NIOS class 10 and 12 mentioning time and date is usually released at least one month prior to the exams.
NIOS provides sample question papers for class 10 and 12 for all the subjects. After completing the NIOS Syllabus 2019, students must practice sample question papers as well as previous years papers to help them score good marks. NIOS Sample question papers for class 10 and 12 provide an idea of type of question being asked by NIOS, pattern of questions and marking scheme. Solving the questions also familiarize students about the difficulty level and the question pattern of the exam. Practising NIOS class 10 and mock test papers will help students analyse their weak and strong topics and plan their exam preparations accordingly. Careers360 provides NIOS class 10 and 12 questions papers so that candidates can download and practice to score good marks. Student can click on the link above to download the sample question papers.
NIOS Result 2019
The result for NIOS Block I exam will be declared by the first week of June 2019 in the online mode. Candidates will be able to check the result by entering their 12 digit enrolment number in the login window. Result released online will be considered provisional and NIOS will provide the original mark sheets a few days later. To know more on the result, click on the link given above.
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