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Open Education Resources

National Institute of Open Schooling : NIOS-OER

Open Education Resources (OER) through ICT initiated by NIOS The National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) formerly known as National Open School (NOS) was established in November,1989 as an autonomous organisation in pursuance of National Policy on Education 1986 by the Ministry of Human Resource Development(MHRD), Government of India. NIOS is providing a number of Vocational, Life Enrichment and community oriented courses besides General and Academic Courses at Secondary and Senior Secondary level. It also offers Elementary level Courses through its Open Basic Education Programmes (OBE).Government of India through a gazette notification vested NIOS with the authority to examine and certify learners registered with it upto pre degree level courses.

The National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) initiated Open Educational Resources (OER) specifically for Vocational programmes to be offered at Secondary and Sr. Secondary (+2) levels, including stand alone programmes, in partnership with state level institutions and organizations. These educational resources will not only be beneficial for the students pursuing their studies through Open and Distance Learning (ODL) system at school level, but also will be accessible to millions of learners interested in development of their skills in various vocations. This will also help in vocationalisation of the curriculum at Secondary and Sr. Secondary levels across the Boards in the country.

ICT Applications

ICT Applications...


Rural Technology

Rural Technology...


Tourism and Hospitality Management

Tourism and Hospitality Management...


NIOS Academic Programmes

Creation Of New  OER Programme

To create a new Programme page, you must use the input box below by typing the ProgrammeCode:Programme Name e.g.ICT:Computer Application. This will lead you to a new page with preloaded template to guide you to create your Programme page. After creation of Programme page You must have to make an internal link with the newly created Programme page in OER Programmes Page.

OER Wiki Information

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