What Is NIOS?
National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) is a national board of education in India for distance education. It administers the exams for Secondary and Senior Secondary Levels. Every year about 3,50,000 enrolls to the NIOS making it the largest open schooling system in the world. It offers flexible and continuous education to students who wish to continue their education through open and distance learning courses and systems. This helps students to obtain education at their own pace and time frame. Students who had to discontinue their education for medical issues, or financial constraints can easily continue their education when they are able to do so.
What is NIOS D.El.Ed?
The NIOS D.EI.Ed is a 2 years course specially designed for the candidates who seek training as teachers to teach in primary schools across the country. There is a specified course for different states of the country. The main objective of NIOS D.EI.Ed is to help to teach aspirants to learn and develop adequate skills and knowledge to make the process of teaching and learning more effective. The eligibility criteria for the NIOS D.EI.Ed is similar to that of the regular D.EI.Ed courses.
NIOS D.El.Ed 2022: Overview
The NIOS DElEd course is offered by the National Institute of Open Schooling. For further information check out the table below.
|DElEd Full-Form||Diploma in Elementary Education|
|NIOS Full-Form||National Institute of Open Schooling|
|NIOS DElEd Duration||2-years/4-semesters|
|NIOS DElEd Mode of Study||Distance Education|
|NIOS DElEd Eligibility||10+2/HS or other equivalent examinations with 50% score in aggregate|
NIOS D.El.Ed 2022: Important Dates
The NIOS DElEd 2022 admissions will be announced soon. Candidates must keep an eye on the upcoming events of NIOS DElEd 2022.
|NIOS D.El.Ed 2022||Important Dates|
|Registration Started||to be announced|
|Last date for registration||to be announced|
|Last date to pay exam fees for supplementary exam||to be announced|
|issuance of Admit Card||to be announced|
|NIOS DElEd Last supplementary exam||to be announced|
|Declaration of result||to be announced|
NIOS D.El.Ed 2022: Eligibility Criteria
Interested candidates should check out the minimum eligibility criteria for NIOS D.El.Ed 2022 courses to ensure they are eligible. In the table below the eligibility criteria for the Primary and, Upper Primary course is mentioned in detail.
|Course||Minimum Educational Qualification|
|Primary||The minimum eligibility criteria is 10+2/HS with 50% marks in aggregate. 5% relaxation for SC/ST/PH/OBC.|
|Upper Primary||The minimum eligibility criteria is graduation in any stream.|
NIOS D.El.Ed 2022: Admission Process
The candidates can visit the official website of NIOS D.EI.Ed for apply for the NIOS D.EI.Ed course. The application form is available on the website. The admission process is conducted twice a year. The candidates have to appear for an examination to get admission in the NIOS D.EI.Ed course. The admit card or hall ticket will be issued one week before the examination.
NIOS D.El.Ed 2022: Application Form
The candidates need to register to appear for the NIOS D.EI.Ed. Candidates can easily register for the NIOS D.EI.Ed through their official website as the registration process is online. Candidates have to fill up and submit an application entering all the information required as well as the application fees. Application fees have to be paid online as well.
NIOS D.El.Ed 2022: Syllabus
The NIOS D.EI.Ed syllabus is mentioned in detail the below-mentioned table. The candidates can skim through the syllabus to have a clear understanding what are the aspects of teaching techniques and methodology is covered by the NIOS D.EI.Ed The NIOS D.EI.Ed Syllabus covers subjects such as Elementary Education in India: A Socio-Cultural Perspective, Pedagogic Processes in Elementary Schools, Community& Elementary Education, Learning in Art, Health & Physical and Work Education, etc.
|Semester||Subject Code||Subject Name|
|First Semester||501||Elementary Education in India, Social-Cultural Perspective|
|502||Pedagogic process in Elementary Schools|
|503||Learning Languages at Elementary Level|
|Second Semester||504||Learning Mathematics at Elementary Level|
|505||Learning EVS at Primary Level|
|Third Semester||506||Understanding Children in Inclusive Context|
|507||Community and Elementary Education|
|Fourth Semester||508||Learning Art, Physical and Work Education at Elementary Level|
|509||Learning Social Science at Upper Primary Level|
|510||Learning Science at Upper Primary Level l|
|Practical Details||511||School-Based Activities|
|512||Workshop- Based Activities|
|514||Workshop- Based Activities|
NIOS D.El.Ed 2022: FAQs
Q. Can I get a job as a teacher after completing NIOS DElEd?
A. No. NIOS DElEd is only valid for candidates who are already working as a professional teacher in any institution or organization but doesn’t have any formal teacher’s training.
Q. Can art teachers apply for NIOS D.El.Ed courses?
A. Yes, any teacher who is presently teaching elementary grade in any institution or organization can pursue NIOS D.El.Ed
Q. Can guest teachers apply for the NIOS DElEd course?
A. Yes, any untrained elementary teachers who are in service can apply for this course.
Q. Is D.El.Ed course mandatory?
A. DElEd is mandatory for all in-service teachers at the primary level and for graduate only teachers at the upper primary level. This has been implied in accordance with the necessary qualifications mandated by NCTE under the RTE Act, 2009.