NIOS Admission 2020-21: Check Admission Dates, Fee Details, Eligibility Criteria

NIOS Admission 2020-2021: Admission to National Open Schooling for Secondary and Senior Secondary Education courses as well as for online Admission is open for all the learners. Interested candidates just have to complete the NIOS Open School Registration 2020 process in the due course of time.

Latest UpdateNIOS admission for stream 1 Block-2 2020 is available now. Last date without late fee is 31st Jan 2020.
Latest Update: Check here NIOS admission dates for the academic year 2020-21.

Students who are planning to take up admissions for the 2020-21 academic session can directly submit the registration form as well as application fee from the official website itself. Other essential details regarding NIOS Open School Admission Form 2020 such as course structure, academics fee, last date to register online, eligibility criteria are covered in detail in the below section.

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NIOS Admission 2020-21 Dates

Online applications for National Open School are invited in two rounds from March to September for the current session and for the upcoming session in the month of September to March.

Date of admission (Academic Year 2019-20)

Block for Online AdmissionDates of Online Admission Stream-1FeeExamination in which the students can appear first time
Block-1 (April/May 2020)16th March – 31 JulyNormal FeeApril/May 2020
1 August – 15th Augustwith late fee of Rs. 200/-
16th August to 31st Augustwith late fee of Rs. 400/-
1st Sept. to 15th Septwith late fee of Rs. 700/-
Block-II (October/November 2020)16th Sept. to 31st JanuaryNormal FeeOctober/November 2020
1st February to 15th Februarywith late fee of Rs. 200/-
16th February to 28th Februarywith late fee of Rs. 400/-
1st March. to 15th Marchwith late fee of Rs. 700/-

Students can enroll himself/herself in any of the months as specified above. Students who are admitted as per NIOS School Admission 2020-21 criteria they get to know about the same on the official portal of NIOS. Complete deatils about NIOS Open School Admission Form fee, admission process shall be as under

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National Open School Eligibility Criteria 2020-21

However, there are no strict provisions regarding the NIOS Admission 2020-21, Students who are willing to avail admissions in National Open School they just have to clear below specified these two eligibility criteria.

NIOS School Admission Age Limit 2020

  • There is no upper age limit for admission in NIOS.
  • However, the candidate age should not be less than 15 years to get admission in senior secondary courses.

National Open School Apply Online 2020 

Guidelines ans steps that are required to follow while filling up National Open School Form 2020 are as under. 

  •  Visit the official website of NIOS
  • Click on “ NIOS 2020-21 Admission “
  • Now Complete the information about online Admission
  • Register yourself with the NIOS website by submitting an e-mail ID and password.

National Open School Admission Fee 2020

Fee Structure of National Open Schooling is divided on the basis of a number of courses you are opting in an academic session. Complete details of NIOS Admission Fee For Class 12th and 10th class shall be as follows.

Fee Structure for Online Admission of Stream-1

CourseGeneral CategoryExpected category
MaleFemaleSC/ST, Ex-Servicemen, Persons with Disabilities (PWD)

Secondary Course

(i) for 5 subjects

Rs. 1800/-Rs. 1450/-Rs. 1200/-
(ii) for each additional subjectRs. 720/-Rs. 720/-Rs. 720/-

Secondary Course

(i) for 5 Subjects

Rs. 2000/-Rs. 1650/-

Rs. 1300/-

(ii) for each additional subjectRs. 720/-Rs. 720/-Rs. 720/-
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NIOS Online Admission Fee 2020 

This stream for online Admission is open for all the learners. Details of secondary and senior secondary courses online admission dates, application fee, and examination dates will be as follows.

On-Line Admission for all learners(Stream-I)

Block for Online AdmissionDate of Online AdmissionFeeExamination in which the student can appear for the first time
Block-116 th March- 31 st July 2020Without late fee

April/ May 2020

1 st August- 15th August 2020With late fee of Rs 200/-
16th August- 31st August 2020With Late fee of Rs 400/-
1st September- 15th September 2020With late fee of Rs 700/-
Block-216th September 2020- 31st January 2020Without late feeOctober/ November 2020
1st February- 15th February 2020With late fee of Rs 200/-
16th February- 28th February 2020With Late fee of Rs 400/-
1 st March – 15th March 2020With late fee of Rs 700/-

NIOS Online Admission Fee Payment- for On-Line Admission

Students can pay the admission fee through below specified ways. Students can only pay Online admission fee through one of the below-specified ways only.

  • The fee can de directly deposited On-line through Credit Card/ Debit Card/ Net Banking.
  • Through Bank Draft of any nationalized bank only in favor of Secretary, NIOS Payable at respective Regional Centers for NIOS
  • If admission is done through Common Service Centers the fee could be paid via Electronic Wallet of CSCs.

NIOS School Address 

School Name: National Institute of Open Schooling

E-mail Address:

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