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 up to pre degree level courses whether Academic, Technical or Vocational. Association of Indian Universities, vide letter No . EV/11(354)/91/ 25 July, 1991 issued Equivalence of Senior Secondary Certificate Examination of NIOS. Know more about NIOS


Eklavya Open School (Study Centre No: O19116)
OBE programme providing an elementary education at three levels, for school drop-outs and neo-literates, out of school learners through Accredited Agencies. The National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) has launched the Open Basic Education (OBE) Programme, as an alternative educational programme, equivalent to the Elementary Education Programme of the formal education system.

The Special Features of The clientele for Open Basic Education (OBE) programme is:

  • Tamil and English Medium
  • Lowest Fees
  • Admission Starts from 1st to 8th STD
  • 10th and 12th Registration
  • Choices to Choose Easy Subjects
  • NCERT and State board Syllabus
  • All type of Disability Students can join and can get Relaxation
  • Great Opportunity for Discontinued students to join and continue their studies.
  • Children below 14yrs of Age
  • Adult above 14yrs of Age

The OBE Programme is offered at three levels:

  1. OBE level A : equivalent to class I-III
  2. OBE level B : equivalent to class IV-V
  3. OBE level C : equivalent to class VI-VIII

To get OBE Admission
Principal. A.RAMACHANDRAN, Correspondent,
Eklavya Open School, (Run By ARVI TRUST)
Lakshmi Nagar, Seelapadi, Dindigul – 624005
Mobile Number: 9843160475, 9043560475
Email: arvitrust@gmail.com