National Institute of Open Schooling
NIOS – APRIL 2018 EXAMINATION (IMPROVEMENT/PARTIAL SUBJECTS/SUPPLEMENTARY)
(Last date for registration 20 - December - 2017)
Learners who wish to appear for improvement/supplementary/partial Examination in April 2018 may contact NIOS office after declaration of October 2017 Examination results. (visit for intimation of results of this Examination)
NIOS – OCTOBER 2018 EXAMINATION - Learners who intend to register for the said examination may visit NIOS office between 9:30 a.m to 2:30 p.m (on week days) on or before 20-January-2018.
NIOS – April 2018 EXAMINATION Roll Nos. (Enrollment Nos.)
NIOS – APRIL 2018 EXAMINATION - Learners who intend to register for the said examination may visit NIOS office between 10:30 a.m to 2:30 p.m (on week days) on or before 31-July-2017.
NIOS – October 2017 EXAMINATION Roll Nos. (Enrollment Nos.)
Registered learners for October, 2017 examinations, may collect the course materials(Text Books) from NIOS office, between 3:30 to 5:00 pm on week days(Ramadan Timing : 10:00 am to 2:00 pm).
NIOS – October 2017 EXAMINATION -TMA cut off date is 10-July-2017
NIOS –OCTOBER 2017 EXAMINATION (IMPROVEMENT/PARTIAL SUBJECTS/SUPPLEMENTARY)
(Last date for registration 14 - June - 2017)
Learners who wish to appear for improvement/supplementary/partial Examination in October 2017 may contact NIOS office after declaration of April 2017 Examination (visit for intimation of results of this Examination)
CONTACT CLASSES FOR OCTOBER 2017 EXAMINATION
Contact classes for the above Examination will be held in Boys’ section (for Boys) and Girls’ section (for Girls). Classes will be conducted from 10th September 2017.
Timing : 3.30 pm to 5.30 pm (Boys) , 2 pm to 4 pm (Girls)
NIOS – APRIL 2017 EXAMINATION Roll Nos. (Enrollment Nos.)
NIOS-STREAM I, BLOCK II OCTOBER 2017 EXAMINATION
Students who wish to register for the above Examination may contact NIOS OFFICE (IIS JEDDAH) on weekdays between 3.30 pm and 4.30 pm. Online registration - Closed
Cut off Date for the above examination is 20 January 2017
CONTACT CLASSES FOR APRIL 2017 AND OCTOBER 2017 EXAMINATION
Contact classes for the above Examination will be held in Boys’ section (for Boys) and Girls’ section (for Girls). Classes will be held during the month of December (2016), January and February (2017)
Timing : 3.30 pm to 5.30 pm (Boys) , 2 pm to 4 pm (Girls)
NIOS –APRIL 2017 EXAMINATION (IMPROVEMENT/PARTIAL SUBJECTS/SUPPLEMENTARY)
Learners who wish to appear for improvement/supplementary/partial Examination in April 2017, may contact NIOS office after declaration of October 2016 Examination (visit this website for intimation of results of this Examination)
TMA SUBMISSION FOR APRIL 2017 EXAMINATION
Learners registered for April 2017 Examination are required to submit TMAs in their subjects. One assignment per subject is to be submitted as per the schedule given in the guidelines.
Students may submit their TMAs to their subject teachers or to NIOS office directly on or before 31 January 2017.Students from outstations may scan their handwritten assignments (TMAs) and send them by mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
NIOS-October 2016 Examination commences from 6 October 2016. Students registered for the said Examination may collect their IDs and Hall Tickets from NIOS office on weekdays between 3.30 pm and 4.30 pm. They are directed to follow the customized date sheet posted in the School Website.
NIOS-Stream I Block I Examination, April 2017
Students registered for the above Examination may collect their Text Books, TMAs and Lab manuals from NIOS office on weekdays. Timing : 3.30 pm to 4.30 pm
For Class X:
Copies of Grade VIII pass certificate and transfer certificate
Copy of valid passport
2 Passport size photographs, 1 photograph saved in a CD.
Note: Those who do not have VIII pass certificate, an affidavit issued by
the NIOS office and attested by the Indian embassy/consulate may be submitted.
For Class XII:
Grade X pass certificate from any recognized board.
Copy of transfer certificate
2 passport size photographs and one photograph saved in a CD
Copy of valid Passport
Fee- SR 3750
Transfer of Credit (TOC)
→ Transfer of credit from recognized boards is allowed in NIOS.
(for more information on TOC refer to FAQs)
Original certificates must be brought for verification
→ For Secondary (Class:X)
* 14 years as on 31st July 2017 (born on or before 31/07/2003)
* 14 years as on 31st January 2018
(born on or before 31st January 2004)
→ For Senior Secondary (Class:XII)
* 15 years as on 31st July 2017 (born on or before 31/07/2002)
* 15 years as on 31st January 2018
(born on or before 31st January 2003)
* There is no upper age limit for both cases.
Frequently asked questions
1. How different is NIOS from any other Institution for providing Education?
NIOS follows learner centric approach of teaching through Open and Distance mode. It offers a wide range of subjects in comparison to any other formal school. The learners are free to choose subject combination as per their needs and goals. The learners study at their own pace from specially designed self-instructional materials. This learning is supplemented by audio-video and face to face contact classes which are held at the study centres on holidays and weekends. The learners have freedom to appear in examination in their subjects one by one as per their preparation. There is a provision of credit accumulation. The registration of the learners is valid for the period of five years.
2. Whether Secondary/Sr. Secondary School Certificates obtained from NIOS have the same recognition as other Boards?
Yes. The Secondary / Sr. Secondary certificate obtained from NIOS have the same recognition as certificates issued by other Boards. NIOS is vested with the authority to conduct Public Examinations at Secondary and Sr. Secondary levels vide Govt. Of India's resolution dated 14 September 1990. NIOS thus act as another National Board.
3. Can certified learners appear for various Competitive Examinations?
They can. NIOS learners do appear and compete in various competitive examinations. However, the eligibility criteria, such as age, requirements of specific subjects, minimum percentage of marks and so on must be fulfilled by the learners.
4. From where should a learner get study materials?
Learners admitted should collect study materials from their respective AIs /Study Centers without any extra payment.
5. What is Tutor Marked Assignments (TMA)?
Tutor Marked Assignments (TMA) is meant to help you learn and be a successful learner. They provide you practice in writing answers to questions and get feedback. These assignments will therefore help you to monitor your progress in studies. These assignments are available in a separate booklet, which is provided to the learners through their AIs / Study Centers.
6. In which month NIOS holds its Secondary/Sr. Secondary Public Examinations?
The Public Examinations are held twice a year in the months of April-May and October-November on dates fixed by NIOS.
7. What should a learner do to perform better in NIOS public Examination?
To perform better in NIOS a learner must appear for examination only when he/she is well prepared in the subject. Learners should also attend Personal Contact Programme (PCP classes) regularly at the AI to solve/clear their doubts and problems that they have faced while studying the material on their own. Also, Tutor Marked Assignment (TMA) should be taken seriously as these help in knowing one's progress and preparation. Time table for the PCP classes is to be obtained from your AI/study centre.
8. Is it necessary to have a two years gap between passing of Secondary and Sr. Secondary Examination?
Yes, a two years gap is essential between passing of secondary and Sr. Secondary examination. If a learner does not have the requisite gap of two years, he/she can appear in maximum of four subjects only in the first year. He/she will be eligible to appear in remaining subjects only on completion of two years gap.
9. How do the learners find examination results?
Results are made available on NIOS web site www.nios.ac.in and on www.iisjed.org . On successful completion of the course as per certification criteria, a learner is provided Mark sheet, Migration Certificate and Provisional Certificate through AI/study center.
10. How does a learner know about his/her examination centre and schedule of examination?
The schedule of examination is made available on the web site about a month before the commencement of examination. The information about the examination centre is made available through the AIs as well as from the NIOS Web site about a week before the commencement of examination. This information is also sent to the learners by messages / Email.
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11. What is Transfer of credit (TOC)?
A learner can avail the facility of transfer of credit (TOC) to a maximum of two subjects passed from a recognized Board of School Education, provided these subjects are also available in NIOS scheme of studies and their results can be verified from the concerned Boards’ website. The facility is available for both secondary and senior secondary examinations.