List of Universities Accepting/ Recognising NIOS Certificate

List of Universities/Institutions Recognising NIOS Examinations & Certificate

The Association of Indian Universities (AIU) has granted equivalence to NIOS courses with those of other recognized Boards for the purpose of admission to higher courses of study at Indian Universities.


  • Nagarjuna University, Guntur
  • Sri Sathya Sai Institute ofHigher Learning (Deemed University), Prasanthinilayam-515 134, Distt. Anantpur
  • Andhra University, Waltair
  • Kakatiya University,Vidyaranyapuri, Warangal
  • Osmania University, Hyderabad
  • Sri Venkateswara University,Tirupati
  • Sri KrishnadevarayaUniversity, Anantpur
  • Kakatiya University, Warangal


  • Arunachal University, Domukh,Itanagar

Conditions : (i) 2 Years time to complete +2 stage (XII) (ii) Pass in 5 subjects, including (English)


  • Gauhati University, GopinathBordoloi Nagar, Guwahati
  • Assam AgriculturalUniversity, Jorhat-13.


  • Patna University – Patna


  • Guru Ghasidas University,Bilaspur


  • Indira Gandhi National OpenUniversity (IGNOU), Maidan Garhi, New Delhi- 110068
  • University of Delhi,Delhi-110007
  • School of Planning and Architecture, 4 Block-B, Indraprastha Estate, Delhi

Condition: Accepted from academic session 1993-94 onwards subjects tofulfilment of other conditions of above institute.

  • Jamia Hamdard, (HamdardUniversity) Hamdard Nagar, New Delhi
  • National Museum Institute ofHistory of Art, Conservation and Museology (Deemed University), New Delhi.
  • Jawaharlal Nehru University,New Delhi – 110016
  • Jamia Millia Islamia, JamiaNagar, New Delhi – 110025


  • Goa University, TelegaoPlateau, P.O. Banbolin Complex

Condition : Pass with at least 6 subject (2 languages and 4 other subjects)


  • Saurashtra University Campus,Kalavad Road, Rajkot – 110007
  • North Gujarat University,Rajmahal Road, P.B. No. 21, Patna-384265 (N.G.)
  • Bhav Nagar University,Bhavnagar
  • Sardar Patel University,Vallabh Vidhya NagarGujarat University, Ahmedabad


  • Haryana AgriculturalUniversity, Hissar
  • Kurukshetra University,Kurukshetra

Conditons:Pass five subjects (two languages and three electives) Pass Senior Secondary Examination in one or two attempts through compartment/supplementary exams with 33% in some subjects and 40% in subjects like typewriting etc.

Candidates who did not pass English subject in Senior Secondaryexamination will be required to
pass at the:

(i)  Supplementary exam. of thesame year or

(ii)  Annual exam. of the followingyear.

  • Maharishi DayanandUniversity, Rohtak
  • National Dairy ResearchInstitute (Deemed University), Karnal-l32001
  • Indian Council ofAgricultural Research, Karnal-l32001


  • Himachal Pradesh University,Shimla

Conditons:Candidates has passed in English +3 other subjects.

  • Dr. Yashwant Singh ParmarUniversity of Horticulture and Forestry, Nauni (Solan)


  • University of Jammu, NewCampus, Bahu Wali Rakh, Jammu-180004
  • Shere-e-Kashmir University ofAgricultural Sciences and Technology, Srinagar

Conditions: (I) for B.Sc. (Ag.): English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology or Maths. (2) for B.V.Sc. & A.H. : English,Physics, Chemistry & Biology

  • The university of Kashmir, Sri Nagar, Kashmir-190006


  • Indian School of Mines(Deemed University), Dhanbad – 826004
  • Ranchi University, Ranchi(Jharkhand)
  • Vinoba Bhava University,Hazaribagh
  • S.K.M. University, Dumka,Jharkhand


  • Kamataka University, PavateNagar, Dharwad-580003
  • Kuvempu University, Vishwavidyanilaya Karyalaya, B.R.Project-577115, Shimoga Distt. Kamataka
  • Conditions: Pass in at least six subjects of which two shall be the language subjects.
  • National Law School of IndiaUniversity, Nagarbhavi, Post Bag No. 7201, Bangalore
  • Conditions: Candidates have offered English and secured 50% in the aggregate in English and other courses excluding the second language and must not have completed 20 years of age as on July 1st of the year of admission (22 yearsin
    case of SC/ST).
  • University of AgriculturalScience, GKVK, Post Bag 2477, Bangalore-560065
  • University of AgriculturalScience, Krishi Nagar, Dharwad
  • Mangalore University, ManglaGangothri
  • University of Mysore,Crawford Hall, Mysore


  • University of Calicut,Calicut University PO, Calicut-673635
    Condition: Pass in five subjects including English
  • Cochin University of Scienceand Technology, Cochin
  • Condition:Pass with English, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry for admission to Naval Architecture and Ship Building course.
  • Mahatma Gandhi University,Kottayam-686560
  • University of Kerala,Trivendram.
  • Kannur University, Kerala.


  • Devi Ahilya Vishavidyalaya,Vishvavidyalaya Bhawan, Indore-452001
    Condition: Pass in five subjects including one language (English/Hindi).
  • Rani DurgavatiVishwavidyalaya, Jabalpur
  • Dr. Hari Singh GaurVishwavidyalaya, Sagar
  • Jawahar Lal Nehru KrishiVishwavidyalaya, Jabalpur
  • Jiwaji University, Gwalior
  • Awadesh Pratap SinghUniversity, Rewa
  • Lakshmibai National Instituteof Physical Education, Gwalior


  • Indian Institute ofTechnology, PO Powai, Mumbai-400076
  • Condition:Pass with Mathematics, Physics, (Theory and Practical) and Chemistry (Theory and Practical) as independent papers.
  • University of Mumbai, RanadeBhavan, Vidyanagri, Santacruz, (East) Mumbai
  • University of Poona,Ganeshkhind, Pune-411007
  • Shreemati Nathibai DamodarThackersey Women’s University, 1, Nathibai Thakarase Road, Mumbai.
  • Yashwant Rao ChowhanMaharashtra Open University, Nasik
  • Shivaji University,Vidhyanagar, Kolhapur-416004
  • Amravati University,Amravati-444602
    Conditions: Five subjects
  • Dr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar,Marathvada University, Orangabad.


  • Manipur University,Canchipur, Imphal-795001


  • Nagaland University, Kohima

Condition:Pass in two languages, Mathematics, Science and Social Sciences


  • Berhampur University,Berhampur

Condition:Passed with two language subjects and three optional subjects.

  • Sambal Pur University, SambalPur, Burla, Jyoti Vihar – 768019

Condition:A student must have passed with two language subjects and three optional subjects


  • Punjab AgriculturalUniversity, Ludhiana-141004
  • Punjab University, Chandigarh
  • Punjabi University, Patiala
  • Thapar Institute ofEngineering and Technology (Deemed University), Patiala-147001

Condition:The minimum qualification for admission to B.E. 1st year Degree Course is a pass in the 10+2 of Punjab School Education Board or equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English.


  • Ajmer University, Ajmer
  • Banasthali Vidyapeeth, P.O.,Banasthali Vidyapeeth-304022, Rajasthan
  • Jai Narain Vyas University,Jodhpur
  • Condition:Pass in 3 optional and 2 compulsory subjects (Hindi and English)
  • Jain Vishva Bharati Institute(Deemed University) Camp Office, Jawahar Nagar, Jaipur
  • Condition:Pass in Mathematics
  • Mohan Lal Sukhadia,University, Udaipur-313001
  • University of Rajasthan,Jaipur
  • Birla Institute of Technologyand Science, Pilani
  • Rajasthan AgricultureUniversity, Bikaner
  • Vardhman open University, Kota, Rajasthan
  • Rajasthan Vidyapeeth, Udaipur
  • Condition:Passed in five subjects including Hindi and English with a gap of two years after passing secondary examination.


  • Dr. Babasaheb AmbedkarTechnological University, Loneve-402108, Mongaon, Distt. Raigood.


  • Allagappa Univeristy,Alagappa Nagar, Karaikudi-623003
  • Condition:For amission to Pre-Degree Course, pass with a minimum of 35% marks in each one of the following five subjects.
  • 1. Tamil/or any other language recognised by the Government ofTamilnadu, 2. English, 3. Mathematics, 4 .Science, 5.Social Science. For admission to Degree Course
  • 1. Tamil or any otherlanguage recognised by the Government of Tamilnadu, 2.
    English, 3. Physics, Chemistry, Biology,Mathematics; or Botany, Zoology,
    Physics, Chemistry; or History, Economics, Commerce, Accountancy; or
    Other subjects recognised by the Govt. of Tamilnadu.
    Avinashlingam Institute for Home Science and Higher Education for
    Women (Deemed University Coimbatore-641043
    Condition: Pass in: 1. Tamil, Hindi or French, 2. English, 3. Four
    elective subjects
  • Thus a candidate should have studied 6 subjects in the HigherSecondary,
    Pre-University or Pre-Degree standard. Bharathidasan University,
  • Tamil Nadu Veterinary andAnimal Sciences University, Chennai-600007
  • Indian Institute ofTechnology, Chennai-600036.
  • Conditions: Pass in Sr. Secondary School Examination conducted by
    National Open School with minimum five subjects as per CBSE scheme
    including Chemistry (theory and practical), Physics (theory and practical),and
    Mathematics as three independent papers.
  • University of Madras, ChecaukChennai-600005
    Condition: Pass in five subjects with English
  • Annamalai University,Annamalai Nagar.
  • Manomaniam SunderavarUniversity, Madurai-625021.
  • Madhurai Kamraj University,Tirunelweli-627009
    Condition: Pass in five subjects with English
  • Bharathier University,Coimbatore
  • Bharathidasan University,Tiruchirappalli


  • Tripura University, Agartala


  • Meerut University, Meerut
  • Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, Mumbai, Delhi, Kharagpur,Chennai and Institute of Technology, BHU, Varanasi)
  • Condition:Pass in five subjects as per CBSE scheme including Chemistry (theory and Practical), Physics (theory and practical), Mathematics as three independent papers.
  • Dayalbagh EducationalInstitute (Deemed University), Dayalbagh (Agra)
  • Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi-221005
  • University of Lucknow,Lucknow (U.P.)
  • Kanpur University, Kanpur
  • Dr. B.R. Ambedkar University,Agra
  • Jagadguru RambhadracharyaHandicapped University, Chitrakoot Dham, U.P. 210204.


  • University of Roorkee,Roorkee-247667
  • Hemvati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University, Shri Nagar, Garhwal


  • University of North Bengal,PO North Bengal University, Raja Rammohunpur, Dt. Darjeeling, West Bengal-734430. Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan,73 1235, West Bengal
  • Rabindra Bharti University, Trunk Road, Calcutta-700052
  • University of Burdwan, Burdwan
  • Condition:Follow the conditions for admission to Higher Studies of this University.
  • University of Calcutta, Senate House, Kolkata-700073
  • Vidhan Chander Krishi VishavVidhyalaya, PO. Krishi Vidhalaya Mohanpur, Distt.-Nadia, West Bengal
  • Vishva Bharati University,Santi Niketan, 731235, West Bengal