NIOS Admission 2023 April ‣ Class 10 and 12 Registration Process, Fees

National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) has started the registration for NIOS Admission 2023 for October session on their official website ( The online NIOS 2023 Admission for 10th and 12th class is offered in 4 streams: Stream 1, 2, 3 and 4.

Students who are freshly applying first time for NIOS online Admission 2023 in 10th and 12th class will go for Stream 1 admission. All the unsuccessful students of Class 10 and Class 12 can apply for NIOS Admission 2023 under Stream 2.

In order to apply for NIOS 10th Admission 2023, students must possess a working Email ID and mobile number along with some important documents whose list is given below.

After successfully registering for the NIOS 12th Admission 2023, students need to pay a NIOS registration fee based on their class and category. Thereafter, they can track NIOS admission status by reference number through a login window.

NIOS Admission 2023 Dates

Underneath given are the tentative dates regarding the NIOS Admission 2023 April for 10th and 12th Class:

NIOS Block 1 Admission Dates April 2023

Particulars Dates
NIOS admission with normal fee March 16 to July 31, 2022
Admission with late fee of Rs. 200 August 1-15, 2022
With late fee of Rs. 400 August 16-31, 2022
With late fee of Rs 700 September 1-15, 2022
Exam dates March/April, 2023
Events Dates
NIOS Admission 2023 registration start September 16, 2022
Last date for admission with normal fees January 31, 2023
Admission with a late fees of Rs 200 February 1, 2023 to February 15, 2023
NIOS 2023 Admission with a late fees of Rs 400 February 16, 2023 to February 28, 2023
NIOS online Admission with a late fees of Rs 700 March 1, 2023 to March 15, 2023
NIOS Exam Date 2023 October 2023
NIOS Admission 2023 October Dates

NIOS admission 2023 Process

  • National Institute of Open Schooling conducts NIOS admission for 10th and 12th class. 
  • The NIOS admissions are started twice a year in March and September for Block I and block II exams. 
  • Students can now submit NIOS admission form for block 2 exams which will be held in the month of October 2023.
  • Students need to submit an admission form for NIOS on the official website and pay the required fee. Then upload requisite documents and submit the admission form.
  • NIOS Managements reviews all the admission forms. If everything is found fine, then NIOS admission for 10th or 12th is confirmed.

Who can apply for NIOS Admission 2023?

Students who wish to apply for NIOS Admission April 2023 can check the Eligibility Criteria given below. All those who meet the eligibility criteria will be able to apply for the NIOS 10th, 12th Admission 2023:

NIOS Admission 2023 for Class 10 

  • All those students who wish to take NIOS Admission online 2023 in 10th class, should be at least 14 years old as on July 31, 2022. That means, all those who were born on or after July 31, 2008 can apply for NIOS 10th Admission 2023 Online.
  • The student must have passed their Class 8 from a recognized education board. Or if they think they are capable enough to sit for the 10th Class examination, they can submit the self certificate stating that they have studied enough to appear in the Class 10 exam.

NIOS Admission 2023 for Class 12 

  • Students who wish to apply for NIOS April Admission 2023 in Class 12th should be a minimum of 15 years old as on July 31, 2022, so they should have been born on or after July 31, 2008 in order to apply for NIOS Admission 2023.
  • The candidate wishing to apply for NIOS 12th Class Admission 2023 must have passed their 10th class from a recognized board. know about NIOS passing marks out of 100.
  • Also, all those students who are applying for Class 12 NIOS online Admission 2023 October immediately after Class 10th boards will not be allowed to sit in the examination of all the subjects at once.

How to apply for NIOS Admission 2023 Online?

All the students who meet the eligibility criteria and wish to apply for Admission 2023 October can follow the procedure given below and apply for their Admission 2023 for Class 10th or Class 12th :

  • Visit the official website:
  • On the homepage, click on the “NIOS Admission 2023 October” option.
  • On the redirected page, read all the instructions mentioned carefully and Select state and Identity type.
  • Enter the identity number and select the course for which student to apply for.
  • Click on submit and a new web page displaying ‘Basic Details’ will appear.
  • On this page, enter all the basic details like name, date of birth, address, email ID, mobile number etc.
  • Verify the Email ID and mobile number as all the updates will be sent through mail and SMS only.
  • Now, enter the respective optional details and submit it.
  • In the next section, select the list of subjects for which you want to appear and select your desired NIOS exam centre 2023.
  • Submit the soft copy of all the required documents.
  •  Now review the form carefully and ensure the accuracy of details.
  • Make a final check of all the submitted details and make the payment.
  • Now, a candidate can track his/her NIOS admission status online.

Documents required for NIOS Admission 2023

Students who are applying for NIOS online Admission 2023 will have to submit a soft copy of some documents while registering on the official website. NIOS admit card 2023 is released for the candidates who submit all the required documents in jpg or jpeg files.

Find the list of all the documents required while NIOS registration 2023 below:

  1. Any identity proof like aadhaar card, passport, ration card etc.
  2. Date of birth Certificate
  3. Any address proof like Aadhaar card, electricity bill, voter ID card, water bill or ration card.
  4. Signature on a blank white paper with blue or black ink pen.
  5. Passport size coloured photograph.
  6. Class 8th or Class 10th marksheet for Class 10 or Class 12 NIOS Admission 2023 respectively.
  7. Caste certificate for students who have categorized themselves under SC,ST or OBC.
  8. Disability certificate for students belonging to PWD category.

NIOS Admission Fees 2023

The following NIOS registration fees 2023 will have to be paid by the students who have registered and wish to get NIOS online admission. Students can pay the NIOS fees 2023 using credit card, debit card or net banking.

NIOS Class 10 Admission Fees 2023

Particulars Fees (For 5 subjects)
General category – Male 1800
General category – Female 1450
Exempted category( SC/ST/PWD/Ex- serviceman) 1200

NIOS Class 12 Admission Fees 2023

Particulars Fees (For 5 subjects)
General category – Male 2000
General category – Female 1650
Exempted category( SC/ST/PWD/Ex- serviceman) 1300

Apart from the above one will have to pay Rs. 720 per subject for each additional subject, to register for that. Students will need to pay Rs. 50 as the cost of online NIOS Application Form 2023.

The student will have to pay the NIOS 2023 exam fee after the confirmation of NIOS 2023 admission to be eligible to sit for the exam. 

Advantages of NIOS Admission 2023

There are several advantages of taking admission in NIOS like:

  • Students who are in the sports field and are required to spend most of their time in their sports can opt to take NIOS Admission 2023 in order to get more time to practice their sport.
  • If the financial condition of the family is not good and students also need to work in order to sustain their family then opting NIOS can give time for students to work and earn money. For work in any factory or mine or engaged in any other hazardous employment, the person’s age should be more than 14 years as per ministry of labour & employment.
  • Students who are wishing to give JEE, DU, NEET or other competitive exams can take NIOS Admission 2023 and can prepare well for their respective examination.

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What after applying for NIOS admission 2023?

  • After filling online NIOS admission form 2023, students should start exam preparation as per latest NIOS syllabus 2023.
  • They should also keep track of their NIOS admission status using the login window.

What to do After Getting NIOS Admission 2023? 

  • After confirming the NIOS 2023 admission, the authority sends enrollment number on the registered mobile number and Email ID. 
  • Students can download their ID card through NIOS students portal. 
  • After confirmation of the admission, Students will have to pay NIOS exam fees to submit examination form for October 2023 exams.
  • NIOS exam dates for block 2 exams will be released in the month of September 2023. 

FAQs Related to NIOS 10th, 12th Admission 2023

How much fees do we have to pay for additional subjects?

According to NIOS Admission 2023 criteria, if a student wants to choose additional subjects apart from the 5 main subjects, they need to pay Rs 720 per subject.

How will I receive my enrollment number and other details?

After applying online NIOS 2023 admission, the board will check documents and confirm admission. Thereafter, students will receive their respective enrollment numbers through their registered email ID and mobile number. 

How can I download NIOS ID card?

After admission confirmation, students will be able to download their NIOS ID card by logging in to the NIOS portal.

In how much time NIOS admission 2023 will be confirmed?

NIOS admissions are confirmed in 2 months, but sometimes it can take some more days to confirm the admission due to forthcoming examinations or any other.

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