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The Indira Gandhi National Open University, known as IGNOU, is a distance learning national university located in IGNOU road, Maidan Garhi, New Delhi, India. IGNOU, the largest university in the world with over 3 million students, was founded to impart education by means of distance and open education, provide higher education opportunities particularly to the disadvantaged segments of society, encourage, coordinate and set standards for distance and open education in India and strengthen the human resources of India through education

  • It has 21 schools and a network of 67 regional centres, 2667 study centres, and 29 overseas centres(15 countries)
  • IGNOU was established in 1985 and IGNOU is run by the central government of India
  • Approximately 20% of all students enrolled in higher education in India are enrolled with IGNOU
  • IGNOU offers 226 academic programs comprising courses at certificate, diploma and degree levels
  • IGNOU is also recognized as a Central University by the University Grants Commission of India (UGC)
  • It is approved by AICTE and Association of Indian Universities(AIU)
  • IGNOU is accredited by Distance Education Council (DEC)
  • Free of cost education is being provided to all jail inmates across the country

Division

The Indira Gandhi National Open University has the following Eleven Divisions to take care of various activities

  • Academic and Coordination Division
  • Administrative Division
  • Construction and Maintenance
  • Computer Division
  • International Division
  • Finance and Accounts Division
  • Library and Documentation Division
  • Material Production and Distribution
  • Planning and Development Division
  • Regional Services Division
  • Student Evaluation Division

Project

  • IGNOU-UNESCO Gender Training Project: This gender training kit gives you an opportunity to upgrade your knowledge and skills in the crucial area of gender and development. If you are already engaged in gender training or you want to become a gender trainer, you can sign up at the learning centre
  • Construction Workers Vocational Qualification (CWVQ) Project: The project aims at providing competency based vocational training, assessment and certification through the distance mode for skill development of construction workers. The project has been implemented with the help of Builders' Association of India (BAI), National Building Construction Corporation (NBCC) and National Academy of Construction (NAC), Hyderabad.

Library

The IGNOU library is the most resourceful information centre in the country in the field of Distance Education. The library has the largest collection of books, journals and other related materials in the field of Distance Education, throughout the country. It was established in 1986 in tune with the objectives of IGNOU

Ranking

  • Survey by Careers 360 magazine and Yahoo! India on Distance Learning has ranked Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) as the Best Distance Learning institution for the year 2011
  • Survey by Yahoo! India on Distance Learning has ranked  Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) as the Best Distance Learning institution for the year 2011
Course Avg. Annual Fees Rating No. of Seats
Bachelor of Arts [BA] INR. 5,500 -- --
Bachelor of Business Administration [BBA] INR. 9,000 -- --
Bachelor of Commerce [BCom] INR. 6,000 -- --
Bachelor of Computer Application [BCA] INR. 10,000 6 Out Of 10 --
Bachelor of Education [BEd] INR. 20,000 5.3 Out Of 10 --
Bachelor of Hotel Management [BHM] INR. 6,000 -- --
Certificate in Agriculture -- 5.7 Out Of 10 --
Certificate in Science -- -- --
Diploma in Arts INR. 3,000 -- --
Diploma in Science INR. 2,000 -- --
Doctor of Philosophy [PhD] in Medicine INR. 14,000 -- --
Doctor of Philosophy [PhD] in Engineering -- -- --
Doctor of Philosophy [PhD] in Arts INR. 8,123 -- --
Doctor of Philosophy [PhD] in Science INR. 9,334 -- --
Doctor of Philosophy [PhD] in Commerce INR. 7,000 -- --
Doctor of Philosophy [PhD] in Agriculture INR. 9,334 5.7 Out Of 10 --
Graduate Certificate [GradCert] in Law -- -- --
Graduate Certificate [GradCert] in Mass Communication -- -- --
Graduate Certificate [GradCert] in Management -- -- --
Graduate Certificate [GradCert] in Agriculture -- 5.7 Out Of 10 --
Graduate Certificate [GradCert] in Education -- 5.3 Out Of 10 --
Graduate Diploma [GradDip] in Education INR. 2,000 5.3 Out Of 10 --
Master of Arts [MA] INR. 12,000 -- --
Master of Business Administration [MBA] INR. 15,750 -- --
Master of Commerce [MCom] INR. 9,000 -- --
Master of Computer Application [MCA] INR. 18,000 6 Out Of 10 --
Master of Education [MEd] INR. 20,000 5.3 Out Of 10 --
Master of Philosophy [MPhil] in Arts -- -- --
Post Graduate Certificate [PG] in Arts -- -- --
Post Graduate Diploma [PG] in Science INR. 5,400 -- --
Post Graduate Diploma [PG] in Education INR. 5,500 5.3 Out Of 10 --
Post Graduate Diploma [PG] in Arts INR. 6,600 -- --
Post Graduate Diploma [PG] in Law INR. 7,000 -- --
Post Graduate Diploma [PG] in Medical INR. 15,000 -- --
Under Graduate Certificate [UG] in Arts -- -- --
Under Graduate Certificate [UG] in Vocational -- -- --
Under Graduate Certificate [UG] in Management -- -- --
Under Graduate Diploma [UG] in Science INR. 6,500 -- --
Under Graduate Diploma [UG] in Agriculture INR. 11,000 5.7 Out Of 10 --
Under Graduate Diploma [UG] in Arts INR. 3,000 -- --

Discussion Board

  • VISHAL BARUAH September 7, 2016, 6:53 am

    What is the admission criteria for IGNOU ?

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    • ANKIT ARORA September 10, 2016, 1:55 am

      Admission criteria for 1) BBA (Auto Retailing) - 10+2 or High School Senior Secondary exam by the CBSE or any equivalent exam conducted by any State Board or Equivalent with a minimum 50% Aggregate with English as a subject. 2) MBA - Bachelors degree in any discipline obtained through the 10+2+3 system or an equivalent qualification with a minimum aggregate of 50% or equivalent from recognized Universities. Note - A Relaxation of 5% aggregate is there for SC, ST candidates for above courses.

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  • VAISHALI LOHIA September 6, 2016, 3:54 am

    What is the review of IGNOU ?

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    • AMIT SHARMA September 9, 2016, 1:08 am

      Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) is best for online and distance education. This university has a good reputation and brand value. There are so many courses offered in this institute with best schedules and low fees. The study materials and works books are very knowledgeable. The Administration and staff are very friendly with their students. The professors are very experienced in teaching field, so they gives best knowledge to students. The atmosphere and canteen are very impressive in this university. The lab equipment is very innovative and best in collage. They will conduct exams regularly to increase knowledge in the students. They teach to students about personality development and communication skills. I strongly recommenced this university to students who studied distance education.

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  • BARSHA BHARALI September 3, 2016, 11:49 pm

    Is IGNOU recognized by?

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    • CHIRAG DUTTA September 16, 2016, 4:00 am

      Indira Gandhi National Open University is also recognized as a Central University by the University Grants Commission of India (UGC).

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  • YASH BIDAWATKA August 26, 2016, 1:06 am

    What is the placement facility of IGNOU ?

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    • APOORV MAHAJAN September 10, 2016, 8:15 am

      Placement opportunities are good. One can enroll for job mela organised by IGNOU at Maidan Garhi. Reputed Companies come campus for hiring.

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