Frequently Asked Questions - POSP

1 What Is the fee of Registration and Examination?

Total Registration and Examination fee is Rs. 500 /- ( Fee of Rs.437/- plus 14.5% service tax )

2 What is the schedule of POS examination?

Examination Time period for online filling of Examination form & examination fee payment Date of Commencement of Examination
January November 01-30 1st Saturday of January
February December 01-31 1st Saturday of February
March January 01-31 1st Saturday of March
April February 01-28 1st Saturday of April
May March 01-31 1st Saturday of May
June April 01-30 1st Saturday of June
July May 01-31 1st Saturday of July
August June 01-30 1st Saturday of August
September July 01-31 1st Saturday of September
October August 01-31 1st Saturday of October
November September 01-30 1st Saturday of November
December October 01-31 1st Saturday of December

3 What documents need to be submitting along with the examination form?

No documents are required to be submit at NIEUT Centre.

4 What Is mode of examination fee to be paid in case of Online Examination form?

The candidate/institute make the payment through the following modes : -
i) Online (Credit/ Debit card/ Netbanking)
ii) NEFT
iii) CSC-SPV

5 From where can I get the details of Regional Centre?

The details of Regional Centre vis-a-vis state are available on the website of NIELIT
http://www.nielit.ciov.iNstudent411ccc.htm .

6 How many papers are there in POS examination?

Only 1 paper.

7 What are the minimum marks required to qualify POS examination successfully?

35 marks out of 100 are the minimum marks required to pass this exam.

8 What is the mode of examination?

The examination is conducted in Online mode i.e. no pen/penciVpaper is required.

9 How many questions to be attempt and what is the duration of examination?

The Question Paper comprises of 100 objective type questions of 1 mark each, and the candidate is required to attempt the 100 questions in 60 minutes. There is no negative marking.

10 Where I can appear In the POS Examination?

Normally, the examination centres allotted to candidates is according to his/her centre choice (city) filled by the candidate in his/her examination form. However, NIELIT reserves the tight to allot any other examination centre that has not been filled by candidate.

11 Can I submit more than 1 examination form in single examination cycle?


12 Can I apply again for another POS examination cycle, in case I failed to pass the examination ? Is there any limit to apply for POS examination?

Yes, you can apply again in other exam cycle till the validity of registration exists by paying a fees of Rs. 360/- per candidate per exam (Reappear f. of Rs.314/- plus service tax) . The candidates who failed to pass the examination within a period of six months after completion of training, shall be required to re-register for the training by paying Rs.500/- (Fee of Rs. 437/- plus applicable taxes.)

13 How I can get the confirmation that my examination form for POS has been processed?

The Candidate can check the status at

14 From where do I get my Admit Card and what can I do, in case there is mistake in the admit card?

The admit card can be downloaded from the student online portal ( The admit card is according to details fumished by the candidates in OEAF. No correction request will be entertained.

15 Where I can check the result of POS examination?

The result will be declared on the student online portal of NIELIT

16 When the result will be declared after the examination?

Under normal circumstances, the result will be declared after 15 days from the completion of examination cycle.

17 If I pass the POS examination, who will issue the certificate?

The POS certificates to the successful candidates will be issued by the NIELIT.

18 If I pass the examination, can I have to collect my certificate from NIELIT or it will be dispatched to me?

Digitally signed e-certificates are being issued to the candidates who pass the POS examination conduct. by NIELIT. The digitally signed e-certificates can be downloaded by the successful candidates from the website of NIELIT ( Successful candidates can save the pdf file of e-certificate for future use.