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Distribution of Marks in Theory and Practicals of NIOS Exams

Below is the Distribution of marks in various subjects of secondary(10th) and senior secondary(12th) of Group A And Group B. Most of the subjects carry full 100 marks while others are divided into separate theory and practical marks. Subjects are given different ratio of practical and theory marks so that the students gets the overall command for that particular subject which can only be achieved by proper distribution of exam marks for theory and practical.

 

 

SECONDARY LEVEL (X)

Theory /Practical

Number of Papers

Maximum Marks

Duration

(Hours)

Code Subject

Group (A)

 

 

 

 

 (201)  Hindi   

Theory

1

100

3

 (202)  English   

Theory

1

100

3

 (206)  Urdu

Theory

1

100

3

 (209)  Sanskrit

Theory

1

100

3

 (203)  Bengali

Theory

1

100

3

 (204)  Marathi

Theory

1

100

3

 (205)  Telugu

Theory

1

100

3

 (207)  Gujarati

Theory

1

100

3

 (208)  Kannada

Theory

1

100

3

 (210)  Punjabi

Theory

1

100

3

 (228)  Assamese

Theory

1

100

3

 (231)  Nepali

Theory

1

100

3

 (232)  Malyalam

Theory

1

100

3

 (233)  Oriya

Theory

1

100

3

 (235)  Arabic

Theory

1

100

3

 (236)  Persian

Theory

1

100

3

 (237)  Tamil

Theory

1

100

3

Group (B)

 

 

 

 

 (211) Mathematics*

Theory

1

85

3

 

Practical

1

15

 (212) Science and Technology*

Theory

1

85

 

Practical

1

15

3

 (213) Social Science 

Theory

1

100

3

 (214) Economics

Theory

1

100

3

 (215) Business Studies

Theory

1

100

3

 (216) Home Science*

Theory

1

85

 

Practical

1

15

3

 (222) Psychology

Theory

1

100

3

 (223) Indian Culture and Heritage

Theory

1

100

3

 (225) Painting*

Theory

1

30

 

Practical

1

70

3

 (229) Data Entry Operations*

Theory

1

40

2

 

Practical

1

60

2

Note:

1.The Learners are however advised to select the subjects as per their future plan of study and work.

    2.Subjects with * have theory as well as practical works.

 

 

 

SENIOR SECONDARY LEVEL (XII)

Theory /Practical

Number Of Papers

Maximum Marks

Duration

(Hours)

Code Subject

Group (A)

 

 

 

 

 (301)  Hindi   

Theory

1

100

3

 (302)  English  

Theory

1

100

3

 (303)  Bengali

Theory

1

100

3

 (304)  Tamil

Theory

1

100

3

 (306)  Urdu 

Theory

1

100

3

 (309)  Sanskrit

Theory

1

100

3

Group (B)

 

 

 

 

 (311)  Mathematics 

Theory

1

100

3

 (312)  Physics*

Theory

1

80

3

 

Practical

1

20

3

 (313)  Chemistry*

Theory

1

80

3

 

Practical

1

20

3

 (314)  Biology *

Theory

1

80

3

 

Practical

1

20

3

 (315)  History

Theory

1

100

3

 (316)  Geography*

Theory

1

80

3

 

Practical

1

20

3

 (317)  Political Science

Theory

1

100

3

 (318)  Economics

Theory

1

100

3

 (319)  Business Studies 

Theory

1

100

3

 (320)  Accountancy

Theory

1

100

3

 (321)  Home Science*

Theory

1

80

3

 

Practical

1

20

3

 (328) Psychology

Theory

1

100

3

 (330) Computer Science*   

Theory

1

60

3

 

Practical

1

40

2

 (331)  Sociology

Theory

1

100

3

 (332)  Painting*

Theory

1

30

 

Practical

1

70

6

 (333)  Envoirnmental Science*

Theory

1

80

3

 

Practical

1

20

3

 (335)  Mass Communication*

Theory

1

80

3

 

Practical

1

20

3

 (336)  Data Entry Operations*

Theory

1

40

2

 

Practical

1

60

2

Note:

1.The Learners are however advised to select the subjects as per their future plan of study and work.

    2.Subjects with * have theory as well as practical works.

 

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