NIOS admission in Punjab are now open. Recently, NIOS- National Institute of Open Schooling has introduced its Nios admission at the senior secondary (12th) level and the secondary (10th) level to provide better education to the learners. From the date of its commencement, it has been taking effective steps to provide superior quality education. The Government of India has given legal authorities to NIOS to provide 10th and 12th certificates to the students by conducting different public exams. It may be noted that public exams are held two times a year.
This article will give you complete detail about Nios admission in Punjab, the admission fees, subjects, and more.
For the secondary course, i.e., for the 10th, the subjects are Hindi, Urdu, English, Bengali, Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada, Telugu, Punjabi, Sanskrit, Assamese, Oriya, Arabic, and mote. Besides, it also has Home Science, Mathematics, Social Science, Science, Data Entry Operation, Business Studies, Economics, Psychology, Painting, and Bhartiya Culture & Heritage.
Under the senior secondary course level, there are English, Urdu, Hindi, Bengali, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Political Science, Economics, Mass Communication, Computer Science, Commerce, Accountancy, and others. You can easily get all the details about the subject structure and examination syllabus for nios admission in Punjab online from the official NIOS website.
The NIOS’s official site comes with detailed information on the fee payable for different courses. You need to read those details very carefully. It may be noted that admission fees payable for various courses cover fees for registration, identity card, study material, and more. You can opt for one to two subjects only but will have to pay the extra amount.
For the secondary course level, the admission fee for female candidates is Rs. 1450 and for male candidates, it is Rs. 1800. However, SC/ST, Ex-servicemen, and handicapped candidates will get a special discount. For them, the fee is Rs. 1200. For any additional subject, all the candidates will have to pay Rs. 720. For the senior secondary course level, the male candidates will have to pay Rs. 2000 and the fee for the female candidate are Rs. 1650. On the other side, SC/ST, handicapped, and ex-servicemen will have to pay Rs. 1300. For an additional subject, the need to pay for Rs. 700.
The admission is generally confirmed by NIOS authority. But if the authority found any mistakes or discrepancies, NIOS can cancel the admission. So, while applying, go through the process carefully and make sure you have provided only genuine information.
These are some basic information that you need to about nios 10th 12th admission in Punjab. Keep these things in mind and apply for the courses now. It is a great way to start your educational career as you will get a certificate from a reputed educational board, i.e., NIOS board.