NIOS receives the National Awards for the Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities
NIOS got this award under the category of Best Accessible Website for persons with disabilities.
doctor by profession, Dr. Prabhleen Singh is a successful NIOS learner who is presently preparing for the MD/MS entrance exams. Sharing his experiences at a seminar recently held by the NIOS, he said that he had benefitted immensely from the system of open schooling. A student of Delhi Public School, R.K. Puram, Delhi, Prabhleen chose to enroll for the Senior Secondary course of the NIOS to enable him to pursue education in a flexible manner. Dr. Singh is also a published author. His first work, "And The Mirror Kissed Back" was published in 2008 by Cinnamon Teal Press, Goa.