NIOS Online Admission 2018-19 For Class 10th And 12th

Take NIOS Online Admission for session 2018-19 April and 2019-20 October Examination session to clear your 10th standard and 12th standard. If you have a secondary education certificate, you are eligible to given exams for NIOS class 12th and if you have basic education certificate, you can give exam for NIOS class 10th. You can apply for NIOS Admission April – 2019 session. The last date of NIOS Admission for October 2018 is over. The exams are conducted two times during the year first in April-May (For BLOCK I) and the second during October-November (For BLOCK II). Students have the freedom to opt for the exam session whether in April-May or in October-November. The result of NIOS examination is declared after 40-50 days of the examination.

To get proper information move to the “NIOS official website” only. There is no institute who can make online NIOS admission. Online admission can be taken only from the NIOS website directly but the submission of the fee can be made offline also through NIOS official centers or call us for support in filling the form or in other queries. Sunny Coaching Centre is here to assist the students in NIOS admission, National Institute of Open Schooling registration and application. Sunny Coaching Centre is the best coaching institute in Patel Nagar, Delhi. There is no need to purchase (from outside) the study material for NIOS examination, it is provided by NIOS free of cost at the mailing address given in the NIOS form filled by students at the time of admission.

A Comprehensive Guide for NIOS Online Admission Session 2018-19

In this article, we are explaining everything about the NIOS online admission session 2018-19. We will discuss the advantages and benefits of studying from the National Institute of Open Schooling. Anyone can take admission in NIOS (open school) courses and keep on their education. There are many students dropped their education due to some personal or financial issues in their life. Some had left their studies due to age factor while some left because of time constraints. Here the NIOS plays the major role. NIOS Board is the only board in India which gives full flexibility for learning. Students from any region and any circumstances can now continue their education from NIOS board. So, if you are interested in taking admission in NIOS, you can Download NIOS Admission Form our site.

Why Should You Apply For NIOS Admission?

There are so many students who are good in one subject but a little bit poor in other subjects. For example, a student is very good in calculations but he has not interested in learning by cramming. He always gets good marks in maths but fails in other theory subjects resulting he will fail in his exams. In NIOS, you can appear for few subjects in the first half of the year and for the remaining subject next half of the session. If someone has left the schooling in midway and now he wants to continue his school education, the NIOS Board is one of the best options for him. Open schooling provides direct exams of class 10th (if you have basic elementary education) or class 12th (if you have passed the exam of class 10th or equivalent). NIOS provides learning materials which are available in the form of online PDF and also in the form of a book containing numerous examples which are very helpful for students for self-study. You can also download NIOS Class 10th Books and NIOS Class 12th Books here.

Educational Qualification (Eligibility) for Admission in NIOS

The minimum eligibility criteria for taking admission in NIOS is quite basic. For taking new enrollment in the secondary and senior secondary class see the table below.

Class 10th ID-Proof, Address Proof, Class 8th Mark-sheet, Admission Form, PP size Photos
Class 12th ID-Proof, Address Proof, Class 10th Certificate, Admission Form, PP size Photos

How To Get NIOS Online Admission in Session 2018-19

NIOS develop the need-based academic and vocational education programmes up to pre-degree level. If students are not able to give the exam of all subjects at once, they can opt NIOS which provides liberty to give exam two times in a year selecting only a few subjects, not all course. In this way, a student can give exams of all subjects one by one. One of the main objectives of the NIOS Board is to maintain the quality of education for Open and Distance learning programmes and making it powerful through research and development activities. NIOS is providing open schooling at national as well as global level and sharing resources and study material. Just like CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education), CISCE (Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations) and other boards. The value of NIOS passed candidate is complete equivalent to CBSE and ICSE Board. NIOS has multichannel delivery modes for the transaction to select courses and programs. NIOS Board also comes under the Ministry of Human Resource Development of India. It also provides a technical as well as financial support to State Government for setting or scaling up of SOS (State Open Schools).

NIOS Registration Last Dates

In the below table, you can see the NIOS admission last date for applying in various streams and courses. Just make sure you register yourself before the last dates of “NIOS registration” for securing your seat.

NIOS Online Admission Last Date & Fee details for April 2019:

NIOS Online Admission Last Date for April 2019 is 31-July-2018


NIOS Online Admission After the Last Date:

16-March-2018 – 31-July-2018 NORMAL FEE
1-August-2018 – 15-August-2018 Late Fee = Rs. 200
16-August-2018 – 31-August-2018 Late Fee = Rs. 400
1-September-2018 – 15-September-2018 Late Fee = Rs. 700


NIOS Online Admission Last Date & Fee Details for October 2019:

NIOS Online Admission Last Date for October 2019 is 31-January-2019


NIOS Online Admission After the Last Date:

16-September-2018 – 31-January-2019 NORMAL FEE
1-February-2019 – 15-February-2019 Late Fee = Rs. 200
16-February-2019 – 28-February-2019 Late Fee = Rs. 400
1-March-2019 – 15-March-2019 Late Fee = Rs. 700

NIOS ON Demand Admission

In NIOS On Demand Admission, you can give exam in every month by selecting the dates of the exam (if the seats are available for this specific month) and get the result after 45 days. In this way, you can save your time. Call Sunny Coaching Centre for any help and suggestions.

NIOS Exam Application Fees

NIOS exam fees are very affordable. For taking NIOS online admission the fees would be Rs. 1485 for Male candidates & Rs. 1210 for Female candidates for Secondary (Class 10th) course with 5 subjects. There is a special discount for SC/ST, Ex-Service Men or Handicapped, the fee is Rs. 990 for this category. For senior secondary (Class 12th) course the fee is kept Rs. 1650 (Male) & Rs. 1375 (Female) with five subjects. The special fee for SC/ST, Ex-Service Men, Handicapped for this course would be Rs.1075. The additional subject fee will be Rs. 600 for both class 10th and class 12th courses.

How To Apply for NIOS Admission (step-by-step)

If you are facing any trouble when you are applying for “admission in NIOS”, you can follow this process. Here we have explained the complete step-by-step process for getting online admission in NIOS for 2018-19 session.

  1. Open Internet browser and visit:
  2. Read the full instructions and click to Resister button.
  3. Read the instructions and click to Proceed button to continue.
  4. Now select the State and then Identity type. Enter the id number of selected Identity type.
  5. Now select the Course (Secondary for class 10th & Senior Secondary for class 12th) and click on Submit to continue.
  6. The application form will appear in four sections:
    1. Basic Details
    2. Optional Details
    3. Subject Selection
    4. Study Centre Selection
  7. Basic Details is further divided into 3 sections:
    1. Basic Details
    2. Address
    3. Other Information
  8. Fill all the information and then click on Generate OTP. You will receive separate OTP on mobile as well as on email address, both are required to validate with the OTP.
  9. After validating the OTP, enter all the details about address and details about Social Category, etc.
  10. In the Other Information section, you have to upload the copy of your passport size photograph, identity document and other documents like last marks sheet, Cast certificate, etc.
  11. Now fill the other optional details and go for selections of Subjects.
  12. Now you can select the Study Centre (You can choose the maximum three preferences).
  13. Review the application form for corrections, if required.
  14. If the filled form is completed and is found OK.
  15. Then you need to make the payment right now or click on Pay Later.
  16. If you want to pay the admission fee right now, select the appropriate Payment Gateway and make payment.
  17. That’s it! Now you have successfully applied for your enrollment in NIOS.




For further more help you can contact Sunny Coaching Centre and tell us about your requirement. You can also get the books from us at the time of your admission. If you have any trouble regarding Marksheet, Hall Ticket (Admit Card), Migration or TMA, you may Contact Us for help. We will help you as soon as possible.

Download NIOS Admission Form

Courses and Streams Available for Open School Admission

NIOS provides the following courses for secondary (class 10th), senior secondary (class 12th), vocational courses, life enrichment courses, life skills programmes, etc. from primary to pre-degree level.

Secondary Course – Class 10th

The secondary course is equivalent to class 10th of CBSE board (or other board also), it includes the syllabus containing the chapters of class 10th, class 9th and some important chapters of the class 8th also which are being taught in other boards.

Download NIOS Class 10th Books

Senior Secondary Course – Class 12th

The senior secondary course is equivalent to class 12th of CBSE board (or other boards) including the Latest CBSE syllabus 2018 – 2019 of class 11th and class 12th taught in other boards.

Download NIOS Class 12th Books

Open Basic Education (OBE)

Under the head of “सर्व शिक्षा अभियान“ – Education to all, NIOS has started an elementary educational programme for Open Basic Education (OBE), targeting to provide education to all children, youth and adults in the country. This is a separate provision is maintained to different age groups so that they can learn easily the basic education. This programme is basically divided into the following two groups according to age:

  • Age less than 14 years
  • Age more than 14 years

The OBE – Open Basic Education is mainly divided into three following levels:

  • Level A – Equivalent to Class 1st to 3rd
  • Level B – Equivalent to Class 4th to 5th
  • Level C – Equivalent to Class 6th to 8th

Vocational Education

NIOS board also provides vocational education in order to develop skilled and middle-level manpower for the developing sectors of economy whether organized or unorganized. The demand for the “vocational courses” increases as per market needs. These courses are designed for both urban as well as rural sectors. The following courses are available in vocational certificates:

  1. Diploma in Open School (DOS)
  2. Advance Certificate in Open School (ACOS)
  3. Certificate in Open School (COS)

Diploma in Elementary Education (D. El. Ed.)

This programme is designed for those untrained teachers who are working in primary or upper primary schools of different states of India. The diploma course and programme are developed by the department of NIOS on the initiative of MHRD (Ministry of Human Resource Development) keeping in view the National Curriculum Framework – 2009 and NCFTE – 2010. For this course, NIOS board provides programme guide, academic support system booklet & manual and study material.

Life Enrichment and Life Skills Programme

NIOS board also provide life enrichment and life skills programme to develop your skill according to your interest. Exams will not be conducted for these programmes. Most of the life enrichment and skill programmes (Dance, music, and painting) enhance the knowledge of the students.


To conclude and sum up everything, we have seen the ups and downs of the education system in our country so many times. The National Institute of Open Schooling is the best education board in India that provides a flexible education system. Students who are seeking NIOS online admission 2018-19 can follow this guide and get their NIOS admission for class 10th or class 12th. By taking admission in open school, students can study according to their own comfort. This board is taking admission for a very limited time. Check the last date of your course enrolment.

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