NIOS 12th Admission 2021

Are you thinking of getting admission in NIOS Class 12 under Stream 1 (Block 1 & 2) in Medical, Non-Medical, Arts and Commerce stream? If yes, then you should know the information related to NIOS 12th Admission 2021 such as – admission last date, fees, eligibility criteria, procedure etc. All the aspirants who want to get admission in the Sr. Secondary course in NIOS Board will have to fulfil the eligibility criteria. Accordingly, you may start to fill the online application form at sdmis.nios.ac.in website, the information of which is being told to you here.

NIOS Admission 2021 for Class 12 under Stream 1 (Block 1):- Not Started Yet!

NIOS Admission 2021 for Class 12 under Stream 1 (Block 2):- Open

NIOS Class 12 Admission

For admission in NIOS Class 12, you have to apply online on the website sdmis.nios.ac.in, which you can do under Stream 1 (Block 1 or Block 2). The National Institute of Open Schooling conducts public examination for the class 12 students twice in a year i.e. in March – April and October – November.

Admission under Stream 1 (Block 1):- If you want to take admission in NIOS 12th class under Stream 1 (Block 1), then you can register online by 16 March 2021– 31 July 2021 with no late fees.

NIOS 12th Class Admission Date under Stream 1 Block 1 with or without late fees is given below.

  • You may appear for the first time in the March – April 2022 public exam.

Admission under Stream 1 (Block 2):- If you want to take admission in NIOS Sr. Secondary course under Stream 1 (Block 2), then you can fill online application form by 16 Sept 2020– 31 January 2021 with no late fees.

  • You may appear for the first time in the October – November 2021 public exam.

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NIOS 12th Admission 2021 Last Date

What is the last date to take admission in NIOS 12th Class?

  • The last date to take admission in NIOS Sr. Secondary Course under Stream 1 Block 1 is 31st July 2021 with no late fees and 15th September 2021 with late fees.
  • The NIOS Sr. Secondary Course Admission Last Date under Stream 1 Block 2 is 31st January 2021 with no late fees and 15th March 2021 with late fees.

12th Admission Date for Stream 1 (Block 1)

NIOS 12th Class Admission Date under Stream 1 Block 1 with or without late fees is given below-

# 12th Admission Important Dates (Stream 1 Block 1) With or Without Late Fees
1March 16, 2021 to July 31, 2021No Late Fees
2 August 1, 2021 to August 15, 2021with Late Fees of Rs.200/-
3 August 16, 2021 to August 31, 2021with Late Fees of Rs.400/-
4 September 1, 2021 to September 15, 2021with Late Fees of Rs.700/-

12th Admission Date for Stream 1 (Block 2)

NIOS 12th Class Admission Date under Stream 1 Block 2 with or without late fees is given below-

# 12th Admission Important Dates (Stream 1 Block 2) With or Without Late Fees
1September 16, 2020 to January 31, 2021No Late Fees
2February 1, 2021 to February 15, 2021with Late Fees of Rs.200/-
3 February 16, 2021 to February 28, 2021with Late Fees of Rs.400/-
4 March 1, 2021 to March 15, 2021with Late Fees of Rs.700/-

Documents Required

What documents you are required while filling the online application form for admission in class 12 in NIOS?

Before starting to fill the form for online admission in NIOS class 12, you are required to keep a scanned copy of the following documents mentioned below-

  • 1 Photograph (Scanned copy)
  • Signature (Scanned copy)
  • ID Proof (Scanned copy)
  • Caste Certificate (Scanned copy)
  • Birth Certificate (Scanned copy)
  • Address Proof (Scanned copy)
  • Previous Qualification Certificate (Scanned copy)

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Eligibility Criteria

Are you eligible or not to get admission to Sr. Secondary Course in NIOS? Let’s find out!

The aspirants who are seeking admission in class 12 must fulfill the given below eligibility criteria details-

  • Must pass 10th grade
  • Must be 15 years of age

NIOS Admission Procedure for Class 12

Procedure to fill NIOS Class 12 Online Application Form-

Step 1. For online admission in class 12 in NIOS board, you have to visit the https://sdmis.nios.ac.in/ website.

Step 2. On the home page you have to click on Admission Open for – “Stream 1 Block 1” or “Stream 1 Block 2”.

Step 3. Now, start registration for online admission in Senior Secondary Course-

  • Select State/UT
  • Identity Type– Aadhaar Card, Ration Card etc.
  • Enter Identity Number
  • Course Applying for- Sr. Secondary
NIOS Senior Secondary Online Admission

Step 4. Basic Details- Enter the basic details of applicant

  • Candidate’s Full Name
  • Father’s Name
  • Mother’s Name
  • Date of Birth
  • Select Gender
  • Aadhaar Number, Mobile Number, Email

After that, click on “Generate OTP

Now, on your registered mobile number and email, an OTP will come for verification.

NIOS Class 12 Admission Form

Enter the Address Details

  • Permanent Address
  • Correspondence Address

Other Information-

Fill the following details

  • Category/Caste
  • Select Study Medium- English/ Hindi/ Gujarati/ Malayalam/ Sanskrit/ Marathi/ Urdu.
  • Choose your Previous Qualification
  • Enter the status of your Previous Qualification- Pass or Failed/Compartment.

Declaration– mark the tick button

Step 5. Optional Details-

  • You may skip this part of filling online application form.

Step 6. Choose Subjects

From the list provided, you can select subjects for the class 12 course and before doing so you should be familiar with the information related to it.

  • 5 subjects are compulsory
  • You can take upto 2 subjects as additional

Step 7. Study Center

Now you have to choose 3 study centers according to your preference. For that, select the Country, State and District where you want your NIOS Study Center.

NIOS 12th Study Center

Step 8. Documents Upload

Now, you are required to upload the scanned copy of the required documents like-

  • Photograph, Signature, Aadhar Card, Previous Qualification Certificate, Address Proof, Caste Certificate.

Step 9. Review the Online Filled Application Form

Step 10. Deposit Fees

  • Deposit the 12th class course fees through Online mode via Debit Card, Credit Card, Net Banking.
NIOS Sr. Secondary Fees

NIOS Admission Fees for Class 12

Whether you are seeking admission in NIOS in Senior Secondary course through Stream 1 Block 1 or Block 2, you will have to pay the admission fees or course fees as per the following details-

NIOS Admission Fee Structure for Class 12

Sr. Secondary Course Fees (for Male- General) Fees (for Female- General) for SC/ ST/ Ex-S/ PWD
For 5 Compulsory Subjects Rs.2000/- Rs.1650/-Rs.1300/-
For an Additional Subject Rs.720/- Rs.720/-Rs.720/-

Check NIOS 12th Admission Status

Do you want to check your NIOS 12th class admission status online?

  • At sdmis.nios.ac.in website, you may check the admission status of Senior Secondary class by entering Email or Reference Number or Enrolment Number.

FAQs- NIOS 12th Admission Question and Answer

Question:  How can I take admission in NIOS 12th Class?

Answer: There is an online mode only to take admission in Sr. Secondary Course in NIOS and you can apply for it through any of the 3 mediums mentioned here-

1. Direct go to sdmis.nios.ac.in website and register themselves.

2. Go to your nearest NIOS Study Center and get help related to filling online application form.

3. Apart from this, you can also get help for online admission by going to your nearest NIOS Regional Center.

Question: When the NIOS Board Class 12 Admission will start?

Answer:  The starting date for NIOS Senior Secondary Course online admission under Stream 1 (Block 1 & Block 2) is given below-

# NIOS 12th Admission in Stream 1 Block 1 NIOS 12th Admission in Stream 1 Block 2
Start Date16th March 2021 16th September 2020

Question: What is the last date of NIOS 12th Admission?

Answer: The last date for NIOS Senior Secondary Course online admission under Stream 1 (Block 1 & Block 2) with or without late fees is given below-

# NIOS 12th Admission in Stream 1 Block 1 NIOS 12th Admission in Stream 1 Block 2
Last Date (with no late fees) 31st July 2021 31st January 2021
Last Date (with late fees) 15th September 2021 15th March 2021

Question:  Can I give NEET exam by passing 12th from NIOS?

Answer: Yes, after passing the 12th class from NIOS Board, you will be eligible to apply for the NEET exam.

Thank You!