What is GED?

GED (General Educational Development) is open education system in USA. It was introduced by American Council on Education. It was introduced with the aim of bringing people in the main stream of higher education.

There are five subjects to appear in the exam.
  • Language Arts
  • Social Study
  • Science
  • Math

What are the eligibility criteria for GED course?

The candidate should be at least 17 years old and completed School Leaving Certificate.

What does it mean to “pass” the GED® test?

The GED has a passing score of 145 on each test subject. You will need to score at least 145 on each part and a total score of 580 on four subjects.

Passing Score: 145-200

What is recognition of course?

It is equivalent to High School Diploma in United States of America. Over 98 percent of universities and US, colleges accept GED graduates who meet their other qualifications for admission. Universities in many other countries also recognize it for admission.

Where the examination is held?

The examination held in Authorized Test centers in Nepal.

When the examination is held?

The examination is held throughout the year. We recommend to prepare at least for 6 months prior to sitting in the examination.

What are the facilities for the exam?

Before sitting in the exam students can sit in the sample test. If he/she secures better marks then they can sit in GED test.

What is the cost for the course?

The course fees are as follows:
  • Admission, Tuition fee, Exam Registration fees, Books and Processing: Rs. 60,000 /-

When admission will be open?

Admission will be open strictly in limited seats so students need to admit provisionally, so they shouldn’t face disappointment.


SLIG is the oldest Open Schooling (NIOS and GED) service provider center in Nepal. For the first time we have introduced the GED and NIOS courses in Nepal. SLIG was established in 2010 AD in Kathmandu. Quality educational delivery is our basic motto to attain the educational goal of the students wishing to come in the main stream of education. We believe “Education is for opportunities to all”