The National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) formerly known as National Open School (NOS) was established in November,1989 as an autonomous organization in pursuance of National Policy on Education 1986 by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India.
NIOS is providing a number of Vocational, Life Enrichment and community oriented courses besides General and Academic Courses at Secondary and Senior Secondary level. It also offers Elementary level Courses through its Open Basic Education Programmes (OBE). Government of India through a gazette notification vested NIOS with the authority to examine and certify learners registered with it upto pre degree level courses whether Academic, Technical or Vocational.
NIOS is offering 2 vocational courses through virtual open schooling (VOS). Online admission under stream III & IV open throughout the year for unsuccessful student who want to appear through on Demand Examination System in secondary & senior secondary courses. Candidate who are eligible and interested to apply for the admission can go through the complete and register your details in online.
|Course||Admission Fee Without Late Fee||Dates Of Admission|
|Secondary (Class X) |
For 5 Subjects
For Each additional Subject
|16th sep – 31st Jan without late fee|
|Senior Secondary (Class XII) |
For 5 Subjects
For Each Additional Subject
|Vocational Education Programmes |
(6 months to 2 year Duration)
|Based on||Course and||Duration||2nd session 31st December every year|
The applications for the admissions will be available in online itself. Visit official website www.nios.ac.in and apply for the courses on or before closing date.
Candidate need pay 50 rupees application fee
Important Dates : Expected
Applications will be available from September
Closing Date January 2017 without late fee