Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has been offering admissions to various programs that range from 6-month Certificate course, 1-year Diploma, Post Graduate Diploma, 3 years Under Graduate program, and 2 years Post Graduate. The subjects also vary from History, Sociology, English to MCA, Information Security, Geoinformatics, Development Studies, etc. Now the Admission for Undergraduate and Post Graduate Programmes for the January 2021 session last date is extended up to April 15.
Interested candidates can apply online. The admissions are offered ONLINE at the IGNOU website www.ignou.ac.in. Interested candidates can register themselves on the website. Fill up the application form, upload all the required documents, photograph, signature and pay the fees online. For undergraduate admission 10+2 pass is eligibility whereas for a postgraduate Admission any graduate is eligible.
IGNOU also announces free admission to SC ST candidates for 84 Programs. There are 9 Bachelors Degree, 10 Bachelors (Honours) Degree Programmes and 30 Master’s Degree Programmes on offer by IGNOU. The Bachelor’s Degree Programmes include BA, BCOM, BSC and professional streams like Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA), Bachelor of Library and Information Sciences (BLIS), Bachelor of Arts in Tourism Studies (BTS), Bachelor of Social Work (BSWG), Bachelor of Business Administration (Retailing) (BBARL), Bachelor of Arts (Vocational Studies) Tourism Management (BAVTM).
The Honours Degree includes honours in Economics, History, Psychology, Sociology, Anthropology, Biochemistry, English, Hindi. There are wide varieties of two year Post Graduate Programmes starting from MA English, Hindi, Sanskrit, Economics, History etc. to MA in Psychology, Philosophy, Anthropology. MA in frontier subjects like Development Studies, Gandhi and Peace Studies, Rural Development, Women and Gender Studies, Gender Development Studies are also available. Professional Post Graduate Degrees like MLIS, MCA, MSW, MSW Counselling, MSC in Environmental Science are offered.
There are different specialization PGs in Education like MA Education, MA Distance Education and MA Adult Education are available. MA in Journalism and Mass Communication is also offered for any graduate. It is also to mention that the July 2020 admitted students can submit their assignments up to 30th April at their respective study centres. Those who want to submit assignments Online can request the Regional Centre through an email.
The June Term End Exams are tentatively scheduled from June 15 and the Schedule is available on IGNOU Website. Those who would like to appear in these exams should fill the online exam form after 10 th April.