Nios TOC

What is Transfer of Credit (TOC) in Nios Open School Board?

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If you have failed in 10th & 12th class from NIOS OPEN SCHOOL / CBSE/ STATE BOARD. So you can apply for nios admission. if you are 10th or 12th class failed students or having an original mark sheet of the failed & compartment so you are eligible to take TOC in nios board.

Now let’s talk about what is the TOC in NIOS OPEN SCHOOL. TOC stands for Transfer of Credit. The facility of TOC is available only for those students who not failed in 10th & 12th class in all subjects from any recognized board. Students can opt for TOC only in passed subjects from previous board results. toc can be opted when the same subject is mentioned in nios subject scheme. Before applying toc facility students must have check nios subject toc scheme and list of boards name which nios accept for toc only.

The benefit of this facility will not be available to the students who have failed in the 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th or 11th class or crossed five years after failing in the 10th or 12th class.

A learner should seek Transfer of Credits (TOC) at the time of admission in the subjects which are included in nios subject scheme of studies.

The facility of TOC will be permissible under the following conditions:

  • The learner will have the option to get the credit transferred up to a maximum of two subjects from the parent Board, provided these subjects are passed with at least 33% marks in the last five years (i.e., passed during 2016 or later).
  • The credits will be given only in those subjects which are included in NIOS BOARD Scheme of Studies and the Scheme of Examination. TOC in the subjects having practicals at the Senior Secondary level will be allowed only when the candidate passed in theory and practical separately.
  • The learner will have to provide the original Mark Sheet issued by the Parent Board. Laminated Mark sheet will not be accepted for TOC.

Re-Admission of Nios Open School Ex-Learners

The learners of NIOS BOARD at Secondary/Senior Secondary level who have completed their validity period of five years of admission, but could not complete the course, are eligible to take Re-admission with NIOS OPEN SCHOOL. The credit of subjects passed (maximum of four subjects) in the previous admission will be transferred on submission of the original Mark sheet for seeking fresh admission if these subjects are passed by the learners through nios board during the last ten years (i.e., if passed during 2012 or later).



List of Boards for Accepting TOC 

If you have failed in 10th & 12th class from any recognized board and want to take TOC facility. So you can find your board name. these 33 boards eligible for TOC in OPEN SCHOOL BOARD. 

S.No Code No. Name of the Board
1 0103 Andhra Pradesh Open School Society, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh
2 0201 Assam Higher Secondary Education Council, Guwahati, Assam
3 0301 Bihar Intermediate Education Council, Patna, Bihar
4 0302 Bihar School Examination Board, Patna, Bihar
5 0401 Gujarat Secondary & Higher Secondary Education Board, Gandhinagar, Gujarat
6 0502 Haryana Open School, Bhiwani, Haryana
7 0601 Himachal Pradesh Board of School Education, Dharmasala
8 0702 J&K State Open School, Srinagar
9 0801 Department of Pre-Univesity Education, Government of Karnataka
10 0803 Karnataka Open School, Mysore, Karnataka
11 0903 Kerala State Open School, Thiruvananthapuram
12 1001 Madhya Pradesh Board of Secondary Education, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh
13 1002 M.P. State Open School, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh
14 1101 Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education, Pune
15 1301 Meghalaya Board of School Education, Meghalaya
16 1601 Punjab School Education Board, Mohali, Punjab
17 1602 Punjab Open School, Punjab
18 1701 Madhyamik Shiksha Board, Ajmer, Rajasthan
19 1702 Rajasthan State Open School, Jaipur, Rajasthan
20 2001 Tripura Board of Secondary Education, Agartala, Tripura West
21 2101 UP Board of Secondary Education, Allahabad, U.P.
22 2201 W.B. Board of Secondary Education, Kolkata, West Bengal
23 2202 West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education, Kolkata, West Bengal
24 2203 West Bengal Council for Ravindra Open Schooling
25 2601 Jharkhand Academic Council, Ranchi, Jharkhand
26 2801 Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education, Goa
27 2901 Chhattisgarh Madhyamik Shiksha Mandal, Raipur, Chhattisgarh
28 2902 Chhattisgarh State Open School, Raipur
29 3401 Uttarakhand Board of Examination, Nainital, Uttarakhand
30 9809 International Baccalaureate – Asia Pacific
31 9901 National Institute of Open Schooling (See Section 2.5)
32 9902 Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), Delhi
33 9903 Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE), Delhi



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