Check NIOS class 12th, 12th Results, NIOS Results, Senior Secondary results 2016 declared. Candidates can view the Class 12 result of National Institute of Open Schooling(NIOS) at, The Result is  published by NIOS 12th result 2016 online. Candidates can also check NIOS 12th standard results 2016 through IVRS, SMS and e-mail.

NIOS class 12th exams had been held from 2016, March to May. Approximately two lakh students reportedly  appeared for the Class 12 exam.

Announcement of NIOS results of March-May 2016 Examination 

Steps to Check NIOS class 12th, 12th Results, NIOS Results, Senior Secondary results 2016, NIOS Sr Secondary Result 2016 at Websites and through IVRS, SMS and e-mail

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The National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) will be declaring Senior Secondary Public Examination results of March-May 2016 on 6th June, 2016 and Secondary results on 9th June, 2016. The results will be available on the NIOS website at 3.00 pm. onwards.

The results will be available on the following means:

1. Through web site: 1., 2. and 3.

2. Through SMS: The learners can send an SMS by writing NIOS12 for Sr. Secondary and NIOS10 for Secondary to 5676750.

3. Through IVRS: By dialing the NIOS Learner Support Centre Toll free number 18001809393.

4. Through e-mail: By sending a request to [email protected] by registering The Marks Statements, Migration Certificates and Provisional Certificates will be made available to the learners through the concerned Accreditated Institute (Study Centre) by the Regional Centres of NIOS.

The registration and collection of examination fees for the October-November 2016 examination will be as per the schedule already informed from 1st June, 2016 to 30th June, 2016.

About National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS), formerly National Open School

The National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS), formerly National Open School, is the board of education under the Union Government of India. It was established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development of the Government of India in 1989 to provide education to remote areas under the motive to increase literacy and aimed forward for flexible learning. The NIOS is a national board that administers examinations for Secondary and Senior Secondary examinations of open schools similar to the CBSE and the CISCE to increase literacy and provide education to rural areas. It also offers vocational courses after the high school. Despite being established for distance education, NIOS provides a formal and regular secondary and Senior Secondary program equivalent to CBSE.

How different is NIOS from any other Institution for providing Education?

NIOS follows learner centric approach of teaching through Open and Distance mode. It offers a wide range of subjects in comparision to any other formal school. The learners are free to choose subject combination as per their needs and goals. The learners study at their own pace from specially designed self-instructional materials. This learning is supplemented by audio-video and face to face contact classes which are held at the study centres on holidays and weekends. The learners have freedom to appear in examination in their subjects one by one as per their preparation. There is a provision of credit accumulation. The registration of the learners is valid for the period of five years.

What are the Courses offered by NIOS?

NIOS offers the following courses:-
a. Open Basic Education Programme, Which includes following three levels courses
OBE ‘A’ Level Course -Equivalent to class III
OBE ‘B’ Level Course -Equivalent to class V
OBE ‘C’ Level Course -Equivalent to class VIII
b. Secondary Course-Equivalent to class X
c. Sr. Secondary Course-Equivalent to class XII
d. Vocational Education Courses
e. Life Enrichment Programmes

Whether Secondary/Sr. Secondary School Certificates obtained from NIOS have the same recognition as other Boards?

Yes. The Secondary/Sr.Secondary certificate obtained form NIOS have the same recognition as certificates issued by other Boards. NIOS is vested with the authority to conduct Public Examinations at Secondary and Sr. Secondary level vide Govt. Of India’s resolution dated 14 September 1990. NIOS thus act as another National Board.