Indira Gandhi National Open University, the university was established in the year of 1985. The university offers various distance and part-time courses to the students. Indira Gandhi National Open University or IGNOU began by offering 2 programs in 1987, with the strength of approximately 4,000 students. Now, the university serves more than 3 million students in India as well as abroad through its 21 schools in 67 regional centers and 29 overseas partner institutions.
IGNOU also offers more than 200 programs like diplomas, certificates, degrees as well as doctoral-level courses. IGNOU offers admissions twice in the year in January as well as July. For the session of January, the online registration process will start from November, and for the session of July, the registration will start in May-June.
IGNOU conducts TEE twice a year. IGNOU was also declared as the largest institution of higher learning in the year 2010 by UNESCO. As a world leader in distance education, the university has also been honored multiple times with awards of excellence by the Commonwealth of Learning Canada.
Being an open university IGNOU has also formed a CPC or Campus Placement Cell. IGNOU students also have received job offers from reputed companies, like Radical Minds Technologies, Reliance Life Insurance, Aegis Services Pvt. Ltd., Aegon Life Insurance, Aviva India, and many more.
|Name of the university||Indira Gandhi National Open University|
|Total number of schools||21|
|Total number of learner support centers||2,667|
|Total courses offered by university||More than 200|
|Total number of faculty members||800+|
|Master of Arts|
|Bachelor of Science|
|Master of Business Administration|
|Human Resource Management||Banking|
|General||Banking and Finance|
|Bachelor of Arts|
|Bachelor of Science|
|Bachelor of Library Science|
|Master of Computer Application|
|Course||Fee Structure (Approx.)|
|Bachelor of Arts||Rupees 8,700|
|Bachelor of Business Administration||Rupees 27,000|
|Bachelor of Commerce||Rupees 8,700|
|Bachelor of Science||Rupees 14,100|
|Bachelor of Computer Application||Rupees 42,000|
|B.Lib. Sc||Rupees 7,500|
|Master of Arts||Rupees 12,600|
|Master of Science||Rupees 33,600|
IGNOU offers admission on the basis of the entrance exam or obtained marks in the previous qualifying exam. Check the below details to take admission:
Admission into the UG programs B.Com, BAVTM, BCA, B.Sc, BA will be based on the merit list and it is obtained marks in the intermediate in its equivalent exam
In the BBA course, the admission will be based on a merit list
For MBA applicants will be shortlisted on the basis of obtained marks in Bachelor’s degree program
The admission into BLIS program will be based on obtained marks in Bachelor’s degree or any one-year diploma in Library Science.
|Bachelor of Arts||Eligibility Criteria|
|Bachelor of Business Administration||Must have completed intermediate exam from the recognized board|
|Bachelor of Commerce||Must have completed intermediate exam from the recognized board|
|Bachelor of Science||Must have completed intermediate exam from the recognized board|
|Bachelor of Computer Application||Must have completed intermediate exam from the recognized board|
|B.Lib. Sc||Must have completed graduation degree from the recognized university|
|Master of Arts||Must have completed graduation degree from the recognized university|
|Master of Science||Must have completed graduation degree from the recognized university|
|Master of Business Administration||Must have completed graduation degree with at least 50% marks from the recognized university|
|Master of Education||Must have completed B.Ed with at least 50% marks|
Ques: What will be the eligibility criteria for B.Ed and M.Ed exams?
Ans: The eligibility criteria for the B.Ed course will be applicants must have complete a Graduation degree with at least 55% marks. The eligibility criteria for M.Ed program applicants must have to complete B. Ed with at least 55% marks also has two years of teaching experience.
Ques: What are details printed on IGNOU study material status?
Ans: The details printed of IGNOU study material status of 2022:
Ques: What are the cost of registration at IGNOU and the mode of payment?
Ans: Applicants can find their respective courses from the official website. Make the draft in the favour of IGNOU at the regional center located. For PGDGM, BScN, DNA, CNIC, DNA, PGDMCH, and many more options.
Ques: What are payment cards accepted for the fee payment at the IGNOU?
Ans: The VISA and Master Cards are accepted for making the payment for the course. Applicants need to be done through Net Banking.
Ques: Does the IGNOU have the grievance redressal cell?
Ans: Yes, IGNOU has a grievance redressal cell for the students which is recognized as the SSC (Student Service Center). There are helpline numbers also offered on the official website of the IGNOU.