Diploma in Elementary Education (D.El.Ed) programme is a specifically designed package for inservice untrained teachers working in primary/ upper primary schools of different states of the country. The programme has been developed by the Academic Department, NIOS on the initiative of Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Govt. of India. The Programme aims at enabling the target group to develop in them skills, competencies, attitudes and understanding to make teaching and learning more effective. Aspiring teachers who want to pursue this programme can check more details such as application process, admit card, eligibility, entrance exam etc. from this page.

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NIOS DElEd 2018 Exam

NIOS DElEd is specially specifically designed package for inservice untrained teachers working in primary/ upper primary schools of different states of the country. Online application for the same were released as per the schedule. We have assembled detailed information about NIOS DElEd to help aspiring teachers. Scroll down to check the same.

Schedule for NIOS DElEd 2018 Exam is given below:

Subject Name & Code Application starts from Application ends on Exam Dates
Elementary Education in India Subject: A socio -cutural perspective (501) 15 Feb 2018 06 Mar 2018 31 May 2018
Pedagogic Proceess in Elementary School (502) 07 Mar 2018 15 Mar 2018 01 Jun 2018
Learning languages at Elementary Level (503) 02 Jun 2018

Application Form

Interested Candidates who want to appear for NIOS DElEd 2018 Exam can apply online from the official website i.e. www.dled.nios.ac.in. Candidates have to register themselves if they want to appear in NIOs DElEd Entrance examination.  Application form is available as per the schedule. Candidates may please note that without successful payment of application fee, form is incomplete and will be rejected. Candidates can check the details of application fee from the table given below.

Application Process is over…!!!

Name of the subject & subject code  Examination fee
Elementary education in India: A socio-cultural
Pedagogic Process in Elementary Schools(502)
Learning Languages at Elementary Level(503)
Rs. 250/- per subject
(without late fee)
Rs. 350/- per subject
(with late fee os Rs.100/-)

Admit card

As per the official website there is no confirmed date of publishing of admit cards for NIOS DElEd. However, candidates will be able to download it from the official website or from the admit card page given in quick link once it is published. Admit cards can be downloaded by registration no., date of birth or password. Candidates may please note that they must carry it at the examination centre, failing of which no candidate will be allowed inside it. Candidates should keep themselves update with the official website from time to time.


Result of NIOS DElEd will be once the examination process gets finished successfully. Candidates will be able to download their result by entering their Roll no., registration no., date of birth etc. Merit list will be published on the official website or a direct link will be provided here. Merit list will be prepared on the basis of their performance in entrance exam.

NIOS DElEd Study Material

NIOS DElEd exam is approaching. Candidates can take help from the study material to boost their preparation. Study material will act as a quick revision for those who are preparing for NIOS DElEd. NIOS DElEd study material is available at study material section given in quick link. It is available in pdf format and can be downloaded from there.

NIOS DElEd Assignment

Course based assignment is an integral and compulsory component of the instructional system. These assignments are to submitted to the Study Centre. Assignments can be downloaded form the NIOS website. Each candidate has to write their assignment which carries weightage  of 30 marks. Writing and Submitting of assignment is compulsory.


Candidates could have many doubts regarding NIOS DElEd. There are frequently asked questions which can successfully dispel candidates doubts. Candidates can check the FAQs from the link that is provided below.

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Official Website: dled.nios.ac.in

For Detailed Information regarding NIOS DElEd Admission 2018, Download Information Brochure.

D.El.Ed Admission


  1. In hall tickets they havnt mention time.y tube announced they are postphoning the exams.In hall tickets exams commencing from 31.5.2018. which is correct.Teachers are in dilema.

  2. kya bebkufi hai itni bhishan garmi me mhilaon ke center itni dur dal diye hai ki aana jana bhi mushil ho rha hai

  3. Deled course is a big headache ,,we are wasting our money plus educationsystem in schools r affected…. private school teachers r hampered badly

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