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Indira Gandhi National Open University

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Established : 1985 | Accredited/Approved : Distance Education Council | Affiliated : UGC

Overview Indira Gandhi National Open University

Also known as IGNOU one of the noted and reputed universities spread across India and the central university is based in Delhi at Maidan Garhi. The name of this university came into existence after Indira Gandhi our former Prime Minister of India. It was established in 1985 with main objective to serve Indian population by the mode of Distance and Open Education. Since then they maintain the same quality of education and opportunities to all wedges of society.

  • The university is mainly focused on providing higher education regardless of their background by making them reach their goals and process in their career. They make you innovative and are perfect with the latest and up-to date education system.
  • The programs they offer are flexible and the price is affordable to each and every one. The programs they offer include almost all the streams and courses to maintain coordinate and promote the candidates.

Founded in

1985

Institute type

Government University

Approved by

UGC

Rating

AAA+ Based on Careers 360

Courses offered

Under graduation & Post graduation

Scholarship

No Scholarship Facility

Accessibility

8.6 Km from Delhi

IGNOU M.Sc and B.Sc in Disatance Learning:

They both masters and bachelor’s degree are also available like B.Sc and M.Sc programs. The students must have completed their bachelor’s degree to pursue masters and 10+2 to continue with bachelor’s degree.

  • The fee structure depends on the degree chosen by you for M.Sc it is INR 12,600 that is divided as INR 4,200 per year. The duration of the course is for 3 years under distance learning. M.Sc is of 2 years course split into semesters.
  • M.Sc is 2 years course that can be pursued after B.Sc program the fee is INR 32,400 which can be split as INR 16,200 per year.

IGNOU MBA in Distance Learning:

The duration of MBA courses is 24 months or 2 years split into semesters. Students willing to take admission must be a graduate from a reputed university with an aggregate of 50%. The fee structure for distance MBA course is 31,500 for the full course.

There is an Online Application that has to be filled by students to take Admission in IGNOU. And students must have cleared competitive entrance exams for the eligibility criteria or should have been appeared for OPENMAT entrance test.

IGNOU Course Details & Fees:

Courses Name

Duration Period

Courses Fee in INR

IGNOU MA

2 Years

10900

IGNOU MBA

2.5 Years

31500

IGNOU M.Com

2 Years

11000

IGNOU Diploma

2 Years

13500

IGNOU BA

3 Years

7500

IGNOU B.Sc. Nursing

3 Years

45000

IGNOU BBA

3 Years

27000

IGNOU B.Com

3 Years

4800

IGNOU M.Sc.

2 Years

22000

IGNOU MCA

2 Years

54000

IGNOU B.Ed.

2 Years

50000

IGNOU MEd

2 Years

36000

Specialisations of IGNOU Distance MBA:

  • Human Resource Management
  • Operations Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Financial Management
  • Financial Markets Practice, etc. 

IGNOU Admission Process:

Courses

Eligibility criteria

Selection process

IGNOU MA

Bachelor's degree in relevant stream with valid aggregate marks

Merit based

IGNOU MBA

Graduation with 50 % aggregate marks (45% for reserved category) in any domain from a recognized University

Based on the entrance exam score

IGNOU M.Com

Bachelor's degree in B.Com/ B.Sc. or its equivalent domain

Merit based

IGNOU Diploma

HSC with valid marks

Merit based

IGNOU BA

10+2 with relevant domain

Merit based

IGNOU B.Sc. Nursing

HSC or any equivalent

Merit based

IGNOU BBA

HSC with valid marks in relevant subjects

Merit based

IGNOU B.Com

10+2 or any equivalent exam score

Merit based

IGNOU M.Sc.

Graduation with minimum aggregate marks from recognized University with mathematics as one of the subject in 10th and graduation

Merit based

IGNOU MCA

Bachelor's degree with minimum 50% aggregate marks from a recognized University

Merit based

IGNOU B.Ed.

Bachelor's degree with minimum 50% aggregate marks in Sciences/SS/Humanity/Commerce

Merit based

IGNOU MEd

B.Ed. with minimum 55% marks with 2 years teaching experience in recognized institute

Merit based

IGNOU MCA and M.Com in Distance Learning:

  • The duration of the course is 3 years for MCA and 2 years for M.Com and the maximum time will be given up to 6 to 4 years respectively.  
  • The fee for MCA is INR 64,800 for the full course for 3 years which is INR 21,600 for each year and paid semesters wise.
  • And the total fee for M.Com is INR 13,200 that is INR 6,600 per year to be paid.
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Indira Gandhi National Open University Course fee structure

CourseFeesDuration
MBA - Finance 31500 2 years
MBA - Human Resource Management 31500 2 years
MBA - Information Technology and Management 31500 2 years
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Indira Gandhi National Open University Entrance exams required for Admission 2020

Indira Gandhi National Open University Campus Facilities/Infrastructure

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Indira Gandhi National Open University Placements and Companies visited

Infosys Technologies
IBM
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ICICI- Prudential

Admission Procedure

IGNOU Distance MBA Education Registration Process:

  • Candidates are requested to download common prospectus and read carefully and make a login account by clicking on register me.
  • Login account detail will be sent to students email id with a password
  • Before filling form, candidate is requested to keep scan copy ready of the required document such as Passport pictures, sign, and mark sheet of previous education qualification.
  • Fee can be paid via debit card, credit card or via net banking.
  • Candidate has to appear for OPEN MAT entrance exam.

Documents to be submitted while registration process:

  • Various document has to be submitted for the registration process in IGNOU Distance MBA programs:
  • One Passport Size Photograph
  • Class 10th mark sheet.
  • Class 12th mark sheet.
  • Graduation mark sheet.
  • OPENMAT marks card with admit card.

Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for the admission at IGNOU for distance MBA are as follows:

Eligibility criteria set for the admission process to IGNOU Distance education program MBA.The candidate should check the eligibility criteria before filling the registration form for the respective distance courses:

There are few basic eligibility criteria to be kept in mind before going on to the admission process:

  • The candidate must have a graduate from any recognized university with a minimum of 50% aggregate.
  • The reserved category candidate (SC/ST/OBC) must have a graduate from any recognized university with a minimum of 45% aggregate.
  • The candidate with a professional degree in Medicine, Engineering, Accountancy, Cost and Works,Law,with a 50% aggregate.
  • The candidate must qualify for the OPENMAT exam that will be held that academic year by IGNOU. Original OPENMAT Scorecard and Hall Ticket is to be sent during the time of applying for IGNOU.
  • There is no age restriction for the candidates.

To offer MBA education to banking professionals IGNOU has specialized MBA program in collaboration with Indian Institute of Banking Finance

Eligibility criteria for Master of Business Administration (Banking & Finance) (MPB) are as follow:

  • Candidate must be Indian institute of banker member.
  • Candidate should hold a graduate degree of minimum 3 years from a recognized university.
  • Candidate should have passed CAIIB (Chartered Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers).
  • Candidate should have at least 2 years of experience in banking and finance sector.

Programs and Specialization

IGNOU offers a wide range of specialization in its MBA courses, of which they are offered by collaborations with other university.

The university offers MBA specializations in follow:

Aviation Business

Textile

Banking and Finance

Services

Biotechnology Management

Network Infrastructure

Corporate governance

Marketing

Hospitality and Healthcare management

Human Resource

Insurance

Finance

Information Technology (IT)

Production and Operations

Retail

Telecom Management

The courses offered at IGNOU are AICTE approved, and the university is recognized as a central university by the UGC and has its courses approved by the Distance Education Council, India.

Ranking: Indira Gandhi National Open University is the largest Open University in the world, and is very well known for all its courses. IGNOU has also ranked 17th among the traditional universities in India competing with the IITs, NITs, IIMs, etc. The university is ranked as the best institute in terms of reach and resources.

Academic Methodology

IGNOU Distance Education has initiated several new concepts in distance education. The academic delivers offer for each course under distance program including the following:

  • IGNOU has a e- source learning url’s for students which can be easily downloaded or scanned.
  • The course content can be accessible anytime by the students enrolled
  • In case a student misses class, classes will be archived online and one can access it anytime according to their need.
  • Faculty can be easily reached via email as they are available to help candidate.
  • Regular updates about events, schedules will be available on the student's login id for the fast accessibility.
  • Industry-focused curriculum designed by business professionals and management experts to keep student updated with the growing industry.
  • Curriculum is designed according to the industry need and changes are updated frequently.
  • Curriculum is continuously updated as per industry requirements.
  • Real life work projects during course to tackle real life management problems.
  • IGNOU Center located in various cities can be used by students enrolled in Long distance programs plus they have regional center which can be used by the students

Important Dates

OPENMAT exam for the MBA Programs is held twice a year, and the student must complete and submit his applications in time to be eligible for admissions. Once the candidate clears the exams, they can take admission in any of the following 2 semesters.

Exams Month

Admission Semesters

February 2020

July 2020 or January 2020

August 2019

January 2020 or July 2020

Placement

Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) university was established to provide an opportunity to the students from the disadvantaged sections of the society. S by keeping that in mind they also provide placement for the candidates enrolled with them.

  • The university has a very active campus placement cell, to help student get placed after the completion of the course. The cell is distributed over 6 regional centers.
  • The campus placement cell also organizes Job fest for placement in the college.
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Reviews

by miya, 14 Feb 2020
Class of 2019
Rating
4/5

Indira Gandhi National Open University was established in the year 1985. The university was approved by the distance education council and has been affiliated by the UGC. The college is situated in Delhi. The college has procured AAA+ grade on careers 360, there’s no scholarship facility for candidates. The college is about 8.6 km from Delhi city. It’s a government based university. The college offers M.Sc , MBA, MA, M.COM, B.Sc, BBA , etc. the college fee varies around 7k to about 31k per year and is one of the cheapest that is available. Candidates are selected on merit basis.

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by Aditya , 13 Feb 2020
Class of 2019
Rating
4/5

According to me it is one of the finest university for pursuing distance MBA course and also I can say fee is reasonable and feasible in terms of education wise. Indira Gandhi National Open University fee structure for distance MBA costs approximate 37,000 for complete two years of duration. IGNOU admissions for distance MBA are actually offered on the basis of OPENMAT Entrance Exam score which will be organized by the university itself and the application forms can be filled up through online. University offers appropriate study materials. The Basic Eligibility is candidates must have completed bachelor’s degree with minimum 50% aggregate marks.

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by Rajiv ranjan, 04 Nov 2019
Class of 2019
Rating
4.5/5

Before taking MBA admission in Indira Gandhi National Open University I was willing to know what is the last date of IGNOU admission? What is the fee of MBA in Ignou? Is Ignou degree valid? What is the admission eligibility for MBA course in Indira Gandhi National Open University? Ignou admission will be held in the month of January and July of every year. Indira Gandhi National Open University is a government accredited distance course offering University and the University is AICTE and UGC approved so no doubt getting degree from Ignou is highly valid. The MBA course fees in Indira Gandhi National Open University, Delhi is nearly INR 31500. Students have to appear for OPENMAT exam and clear by valid score for MBA admission and also must have 50% score in any graduate degree.

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by Sindhu, 23 Oct 2019
Class of 2019
Rating
4.75/5

I decided to join Ignou for my correspondence B.Ed. education but had few questions to resolve like what is the B.Ed. course fee in Ignou? What is the B.Ed. admission process of Ignou? Is Ignou degree valid for govt jobs? Is Ignou degree valid for UPSC? How many time Ignou take admission? What is the eligibility criterion in Ignou? Is distance education degree valid? Since the Ignou is approved by Union granny commission and AICTE, distance education in Ignou is valid and suitable for government jobs. Degree from Indira Gandhi National Open University is valid and can apply for government entrance examination. Based on Indira Gandhi National Open University admission students can take get admit to any of programme among 150 programmes, a year twice admission can be done i.e. in December and June month. B.Ed. admission process is done on merit based and an entrance test in Ignou. B.Ed. entrance examination in conducted every year in the month of August. The distance B.Ed. course fee in Ignou for complete programme is INR 50000.

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by Ramcharan L, 23 Oct 2019
Class of 2019
Rating
4.5/5

I was interested in arts stream so was willing to join BA course in Indira Gandhi National Open University. I was not in a circumstance to pay the course fee for regular programme so decided to join Indira Gandhi National Open University for distance BA course. Main question of mine was what is the admission fees of distance BA course in Indira Gandhi National Open University? Course fees of distance BA in Ignou is INR 7500. Which is the exam conducted in Indira Gandhi National Open University? What is an exam fee in Indira Gandhi National Open University? Is Indira Gandhi National Open University conduct online course exam? Indira Gandhi National Open University exam is known as Term End Exam which is released through online mode. Presently Jan 2020 session re registration form is released and the last date for applying is November 30th 2019. What is the TEE exam fee per course in Indira Gandhi National Open University? Per course the exam fee is INR 150.

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by poornima L, 23 Oct 2019
Class of 2019
Rating
4.75/5

My family members were dependent on my earning so I was not a dilemma to quit the present job and join regular programme. At that time I decided to take up B.Com course in correspondence and selected Ignou University, but I had few doubts kind of queries like what is the fee structure of B.Com course In Indira Gandhi National Open University? Distance B.Com course fees in Ignou is INR 6 thousand rupees. Next query was how can I get scholarship from Indira Gandhi National Open University? What happens if I fail a subject in Ignou? How many attempts are there for IGNOU? Scholarship in Indira Gandhi National Open University is approved for students who meet the eligibility criterion and apply for the scholarship facility in the Ignou official website. Scholarship eligibility criteria is students must be first year PG student, regular master’s degree student and student must belong to ST, SC, OB category and their parents income must not exceed above INR 3 lakh yearly.

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by Shethal Rai, 23 Oct 2019
Class of 2019
Rating
4.75/5

Before taking admission for distance MBA course in Ignou I wanted clear my all doubts like what is the admission fee for MBA in Indira Gandhi National Open University? Admission fee for distance MBA course in Ignou is INR 31500. How many times OPENMAT exam happens in Ignou? Twice a year the OPENMAT Ignou entrance exam is conducted mainly for management course. Is there MBA direct admission in Ignou? There is no direct admission for distance MBA course, only through clearance of OPENMAT admission is done. How big is Indira Gandhi National Open University? What is the last date of Ignou admission 2020? How can I download Ignou ID? Is Ignou degree valid? Indira Gandhi National Open University is very huge where around 4M students can accommodate and it had nearly sixty seven regional centres. Admission last date of Indira Gandhi National Open University 2020 is not yet announce, the application form of Ignou will be released in the 3rd week of Jan 2020. Ignou ID can be downloaded from the Ignou official website. IGNOU University is the best where it is also approved by AICTE and UGC so no doubt Ignou degree is valued and valid.

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Asked question

rahulasked on 28-Sep-2019 13:52:02
l would like to know about the IGNOU Distance MBA placements you are providing

replied on 04-Oct-2019 10:53:07

Hi, IGNOU never fails to provide placements, Distance MBA students are trained well in prior and to attend placements one need to visit the campus. IGNOU placement cell is active and offers training for Distance MBA students to make them place

JOSEPH ONKENDIasked on 11-Jul-2019 09:24:44
i want to do an online studies for BBA COURSE IF THERE IS ANY
Anjaliasked on 17-May-2019 12:44:31
Total fee for distance B.Com

replied on 17-May-2019 13:05:09

Hi, INR 7,200 would be the full fee of B.Com under correspondence and when split INR 2,400 you will get to pay each year.

sakshiasked on 15-May-2019 12:54:16
could you brief me the fee structure of BA

replied on 15-May-2019 13:30:14

Hi, Total fee structure of BA under distance learning is INR 7,200 as candidates have to pay it as INR 2,400 per year.

K.vasudevaraoasked on 26-Mar-2019 02:10:32
Is it p.g.diploma in jounalism

replied on 26-Mar-2019 09:38:24

Hi,

  • IGNOU Hyderabad offers PG Diploma course in Journalism and Mass Communication in distance learning mode.
  • Eligibility for the course is completion of graduation from a recognized board in the relevant domain.
Priyajit chakrabortyasked on 04-Aug-2017 19:33:35
Can I get admission for m.b.a with 5.8 cgpa in graduation and last date for admission in m.b.a when?
Surate pagmashilaasked on 18-Jul-2017 05:55:38
What is the Fees of the BCA per year
Rajesh soniasked on 15-Apr-2017 08:22:23
Hi, please tell me the last date for Submission of OPENMAT application form to take admission in Delhi Ignou.
Jai singhasked on 13-Apr-2017 12:38:04
What is the IGNOU Delhi admission Procedure for MBA?
Rajesh soniasked on 13-Apr-2017 11:03:18
Want to know about the IGNOU Delhi Fees Structure.

Contact Information

Contact Numbers:

29571000(EPABX 30 Lines)

Email ID:

uchandra@Ignou.ac.in

Address:

Maidan Ghari , Block-1, Delhi, India

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