Can any one suggest me where I can get latest information about Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU)?
How can I apply for Ignou online admission or how can I do Ignou registration online?
How and where I can download latest Ignou date sheet, hall ticket, admit card, question papers?
My result is declared but I don’t know how to check my latest Ignou result and grade card?
Well, I get such type of messages almost every day on my Facebook page.
There are many learners all over India who want to pursue their higher studies through distance education.So, I decided to answer all these questions through my guide. You can also call it as “IGNOU HELP GUIDE” to know about Indira Gandhi National Open University.
So, let’s start this guide with the Indexing of the content available on this page. It will become easy for the visitors to find the content that they are looking for…
- 1 About IGNOU:
- 2 IGNOU Admission January 2018
- 3 IGNOU Prospectus 2018
- 4 IGNOU Date Sheet June 2018
- 5 IGNOU Question Papers
- 6 IGNOU Online Exam Form June 2018
- 7 IGNOU Hall Ticket Dec 2017
- 8 IGNOU Result Dec 2017:
- 9 IGNOU Grade Card 2017
The Indira Gandhi National Open University is one of biggest Open distance learning universities in the world which has been providing education to the masses all around the world and mostly in India. If you are pursuing any programme from IGNOU, then you must feel very proud to be a part of such great education university.
It is headquartered at Maidan Garhi, New Delhi, India. The university has its number of regional centers which has been spread in various states all over the country. Under these regional centres, the distance education university has set up numerous study centers in every part of this country from North to South and West to East.
The university has been serving to the educational needs of people coming from various areas of society, rural as well as urban, poor as well as rich, irrespective of sex, etc. It has become possible only because of this large network of study centres of IGNOU which has been offering various educational programmes such as Master Degree, Bachelor Degree, Certificate, Diploma and Bachelor Preparatory.
IGNOU Admission January 2018
Ignou admission January 2018 has been started now. The Indira Gandhi National Open University has notified the learners about the opening of admission through its official website www.ignou.ac.in. Also, the university publishes the notification in the local daily newspapers as well. Students can apply for Ignou registration online at the university official web portal. At this portal,they have to fill up Ignou registration form online, upload the necessary documents and pay their admission fees.
Out of these two options to know about the admission, the best one is to go online and check out the website. I am saying this because the Ignou website is updated on the daily basis and the students will be provided with the latest notifications on it. For example, it may be possible that the university extend the last date of admission, increase the fee, etc. Everything is published on the website.
The university offers admission in its various distance learning programmes.These are as follows:
- Bachelor Degree
- Master Degree
- Diploma & PG Diploma
- Certificate, PG Certificate, Advanced Certificate, Post Doctoral Certificate
- Bachelor Preparatory Programme
The university publishes the separate notification for admission to its research doctoral programmes such as
- M.Phil & Ph.D
The university is offering number of programmes in various fields and is of very much relevance for those students who want to pursue their studies through distance learning mode.
For January session, the notification is usually published by university in the month of October.
So, this year the admission process has been started from 3rd October 2017. Along with January academic cycle, the university also offers admission in July session as well for which admission notification will be published in the month of April-May.
Ignou Registration form Online
Below, We have provided direct link to fill up Ignou registration online form. Here, the learners can apply for admission in both January as well as July session. Learners will be able to fill up online form form for those programmes which has been included in the latest Ignou common prospectus.
Here is the link to fill up application form:
How to apply online for admission in Ignou?
The interested and eligible learners who are ready to study via distance learning mode offered by Indira Gandhi National Open University can apply for admission online by visiting the university online admission portal.
Students have to apply for Ignou online admission for the programmes which are included in the common prospectus.The university has taken the decision to shut down the admission process by offline method in which the learners have to submit the application form and fee at Ignou regional centre.
Last Date of Ignou Online Admission:
We have mentioned below the list of programmes offered by Indira Gandhi National Open University via distance education mode in the January 2018 session with their last dates to apply for admission. The last date of admission is different for different category of programmes. So, please check out the last dates of admission very carefully in the table mentioned below:
|S.No.||IGNOU Open & Distance Learning (ODL) Academic Programmes||Last Date of Admission|
|1||Master Degree & Bachelor Degree||15th February 2018|
|2||Bachelor Preparatory Programme||15th February 2018|
|3||PG Diploma & Diploma, Advanced Certificate, PG Certificate & Certificate||15th February 2018|
|The Ignou prospectus can be availed through following sources:-
Admission to IGNOU B.Com & M.Com Programmes in Collaboration with ICAI, ICSI, ICAI January 2018 session:
Besides above programmes, IGNOU is also offering the following courses in collaboration with Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) and Institute of Cost Accountants of India in the academic session which has been commencing from January 2018.
|S.No.||Open & Distance Learning (ODL) Academic Programmes||Last Date of admission||Last Date of admission with late fees @ Rs.300/-|
|3||B.Com (CA & A)||N/A||N/A|
|4||M.Com (BP & CG)||N/A||N/A|
|5||B.Com (F& CA)||N/A||N/A|
|6||M.Com (MA & FS)||N/A||N/A|
|Cost of Prospectus is Rs.750/- plus extra Rs.50/- for getting by post.|
More information can be taken from official website (www.ignou.ac.in)
IGNOU Prospectus 2018
The Indira Gandhi National Open University provides the Student Handbook & Prospectus for most of its academic programmes such as Master’s Degree / Bachelor’s Degree / Diplomas / Certificates. There are few professional programmes such as MBA, MBA (B&F), B.Ed, Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing (BSCN(PB)) for which separate prospectus is published by university.
The admission to these programmes is offered in both January and July academic cycles to the learners all over the country. The university offers admission in its various ODL programmes duly recognized by Association of Indian Universities.
How to Download IGNOU Prospectus free of cost?
Every year the university publishes the hard copy as well as soft copy of the prospectus in the month of May for next July and January sessions. Same is the case with this year also as the university has published the latest “Ignou common prospectus” which is common for maximum programmes available in the university.
Before applying for admission, the students must download the electronic version of the Ignou prospectus 2017-18 from the university official website at www.ignou.ac.in. The learners do not need to pay anything to download the electronic version of prospectus as it is available totally free of cost.
How to Obtain printed copy of IGNOU Common Prospectus?
The university provides the two ways to the learners to obtain the printed copy of prospectus by paying a small amount of fee. These are mentioned below:
- The learners can visit their nearest IGNOU Regional Centre and obtain the handbook. At Cash counters, they need to pay the fee charges of Rs 200/- in cash to get it.
- The learners can also request the prospectus by post from the nearest Regional Centre by sending a Demand Draft of Rs 250/- in favour of IGNOU, payable at city Where regional Centre is located.
- In another method, the learners can directly request the prospectus by post from the SRD. They have to send the Demand Draft of Rs 250/-which has to made in favour of IGNOU payable at New Delhi. They have to send the DD to Registrar (Student Registration Division), Maidan Garhi, New Delhi-68 for getting prospectus at home.
Why IGNOU Prospectus is important and what does it contains?
The prospectus provided by university is officially known as Student Handbook & Programme Guide. It contains all the required information or detail about the various academic programmes offered by university for the admission cycles of July and January.
It is very much important to read out the prospectus carefully as it contain the required information such as Programme structure, Courses, Syllabus, Eligibility, Duration, Age Limit, Medium of Instruction, Term End Examination, Hall Ticket, declaration of result, grade card, Admission procedure, fee structure, etc.
Apart from this, it also consists of important forms that may required during the completion of programme such as admission form, Re-Registration Form, Term End Exam Form, Re-evaluation, Re-Admission, etc.
Download IGNOU Prospectus 2018 & Application Forms:
The prospectus contains information for various programme & courses such as BDP, BA, B.Sc., B.Com, BCA, MCA, M.Com, MBA, MBA (B&F), MTM, BTS, B.Ed, BSW, B.LIS, M.LIS, BBA, BBARL, MSW, MEG, MAH, MSCDFSM, MARD, MAPY, MAEDU, MAPD, MEC, MPS, MPA, MSO, MAPC, MAGD, MAAN, BIT, B.Tech, etc.
To help the learners, we have provided the direct links below to download prospectus:
- IGNOU Prospectus 2018 : English / Hindi
- IGNOU MBA(B&F) Prospectus 2018 – Download
- IGNOU Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing prospectus 2017 – Download
- IGNOU B.Ed Prospectus 2018 – Download
IGNOU Date Sheet June 2018
The Indira Gandhi National Open university has published link on its official website to download Ignou date sheet June 2018 to prepare for upcoming exams. The Open Distance Learning university upload the date sheet on its website for upcoming examination 3 months before the commencement of examination for various programmes such as Master Degree, Bachelor Degree, Diploma and Certificate. It helps the students to schedule their exam preparation.There are many students who remain unaware about the date sheet even after it is published by the university online. They kept waiting for it. So, we would like to inform them that they can simply download their exam schedule in the form of pdf file from university official website three months before the commencement of Term End examination.
The learners will be able to download the latest Term End Examination date sheet June 2018 for the programmes such as BDP, BA, BCA, B.Sc., B.Com, BSW, BTS, BBARL, M.Com, M.Sc., MSW, LLB, B.Lib, B.Ed, MA (Hindi/ History/ Psychology/ Political Science/ English), MCA, MAH, MTM, MBA, MPS, etc.
Here, is the list of latest available date sheets:
|IGNOU Date Sheet June 2018||Download|
|IGNOU Practical Date Sheet for CIT, BCA & MCA June 2017||Download|
|IGNOU MSC (MACS) Practical Date Sheet June 2017||Download|
|IGNOU PGDAST Practical June 2017||Download|
The Ignou date sheet provided by the university very early is the Tentative date sheet which may change 5-10 days before the examination. Although there will not be major changes in the date sheet, still the students should download the final exam schedule.
At first, the date sheet is provided for only Term End Theory examination. Later during the exams, the exam routine for Term End Practical Examination is published online for practical courses. For June 2018 examination, the Ignou practical date sheet June 2018 will be published online in the last week of June month.
The Indira Gandhi National Open University conducts the term end examination two times in a year i.e in the month of December and June. Earlier, the December examination had been conducted successfully by the university and the result will be declared soob. Now it’s the time for IGNOU TEE June 2018 for which the exam schedule of the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th-semester TEE can be downloaded online as soon as it will be available.
How to Download IGNOU Date Sheet online?
Apart from the direct link which we have mentioned above to download the IGNOU exam time table, there are few easy step to download the latest date sheet of upcoming examinations from university website.These are mentioned below:
- Please open up the website : http://www.ignou.ac.in in the browser.
- Follow the path: Home -> Student Support -> Student Zone -> Downloads ->Pre-Exam Information
- Under the “Pre-Exam Information” link you can find the latest date sheet which you can be downloaded very easily.
IGNOU Question Papers
Whenever the date sheet for upcoming term end examination is uploaded on its official webiste, the only question which comes at once in mind is “How to prepare for Term End Examination?” The simplest answer to this question is to make use of last five years Ignou previous question papers to prepare for the upcoming examination.
he University provides last 10 year question papers in the form of pdf document to help students to prepare for their examination.The Ignou question papers are available free of cost for downloading on the university official website.
The study material provided to students for their respective programme is the best source to prepare for their examination but if we study the Ignou Old question papers as well along with complete study material, it will boost the chances to secure excellent marks in the examination.
The students can easily download the previous question papers for following years: 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, June 2010, June 2011, December 2010, December 2011, June 2012, December 2012, June 2013, December 2013, June 2014, December 2014, June 2015, December 2015.
The method of study in IGNOU is also one of the best among the other distance education universities. Along with printed study material, the university also uses IT enabled education, T.V broadcasting, radio lectures, CD cassettes, and interactive classroom session to help students to study their courses which is amazing.
So, all these methods of study will help students in preparing for their upcoming examination along with Ignou Previous Question Papers. The Indira Gandhi National Open University organizes the two term end examinations every year i.e in the months of June and December for various Under Graduate, Post Graduate, Certificate and Diploma programmes which includes BDP, BA, B.Sc., M.Com, MBA, MEG, MAH, MPS, B.Com, B.Ed, BSW, MSW, MCA, BCA, etc.
We have provided the link below to download the IGNOU previous Year question papers for all the above mentioned years and programmes :
IGNOU Online Exam Form June 2018
The Indira Gandhi National Open University will conduct the next term end examination from 1st June 2018. The examination process will last long till the end of the month. Students can apply for examination by filling up examination form online at the university official website from 1st March 2018.
The university conducts the examination twice for all its programmes in June and December month. The programmes for which exams are conducted are Master Degree, Bachelor Degree, Diploma and Certificate, etc.
These includes BA, MA, BDP, M.Sc., M.Com, B.Ed, MBA, MSW, BSW, B.Com, B.Sc., BCA, MCA, BTS, MTM, BBARL, The students who want to appear in the upcoming TEE for their respective programme must fill up Ignou exam form online or they can submit it to the regional centre concerned.
The university has provided the link on its official website to download or fill up Ignou online exam form which is valid for all the programmes offered by the university.We have provided below the direct link to download the examination form.These are as follows:-
Ignou Examination Fee:
The students have to pay Rs.120 per course as an examination fee for the upcoming Ignou Term End Examination December 2017 which has to be paid in the form of Demand Draft made in the favour of IGNOU and payable at the city where submitting the exam form. It is to be noted that the examination fees once paid will not be refunded or adjusted in any case.
The students have to submit the duly filled in and submit examination form before the last date of submission at their respective university Regional Centre under which their examination centre falls. The last date of exam form submission has been mentioned below.
If the students are filling up the examination form online, then they can select their examination centre online. Also, they can pay their fee via Netbanking or using their Credit Card/ Debit Card.
|Last Date for Submission of IGNOU Term End Examination Form|
|FOR JUNE TEE||LATE FEE||FOR DEC TEE||LATE FEE|
|1 March to 31 March||NIL||1 Sept to 31 Oct||NIL|
|1 April to 30 April||Rs. 500/-||1 Nov to 15 Nov||Rs. 1000/-*|
|1 May to 15 May||Rs. 1000/-*|
Instructions to follow before filling Ignou Online Exam form:
There are few important instructions and guidelines which students should follow before filling up the examination form online or via offline mode. All these guidelines have been mentioned on the exam form itself. For your convenience, we have mentioned below few of these instructions:
- The candidate filling up the examination form should have submitted their required number of course assignments as applicable for the course(s) filled in the examination.
- The authentication certificate is duly signed by the Coordinator/Incharge of your Study Centre/PSC/PI…etc.
- Registration for the course(s) is valid and not time-barred.
- Please make sure that you have filled in the enrollment number, programme code and course code details correctly in the examination form.
- In case of non-compliance of any of the above conditions Ignou will not consider the candidature for appearing in the Term-end Examination and no Hall Ticket will be issued
- For complete instruction guide, please read the Ignou Term End Exam form carefully before filling it.
IGNOU Hall Ticket Dec 2017
The Indra Gandhi National Open University will soon publish the link on its official website to download Ignou hall ticket December 2017 ten days before the commencement of examination.The students who are searching for their admit card or hall ticket all over the internet has to wait a little more.
As soon as the university publish the download link on its official website, the students will be able to download the hall ticket for programmes such as BDP, BA, B.Com, B.Sc., BCA, MCA, MBA, BBA, BBARL, BSW, B.Ed, MA, M.Com, MSW, MTM, MEG, MAH, etc.
IGNOU is one of biggest Open distance learning (ODL) universities in the world. The university conducts the Term End examination twice in a year (June and December). The students who have submitted their required no. of assignments for their respective courses and correctly filled up the term end examination form, will be able to download the Ignou hall ticket Dec 2017 for the respective discipline from the university website.
Download IGNOU Admit Card Online:
We will update the link below once the hall ticket will be available for downloading:
- IGNOU Term End Exam Hall Ticket Dec 2017 (Coming Soon)
- IGNOU Practical Hall Ticket Dec 2017- BCA/MCA/CIT (Coming Soon)
The university also send the hard copy of hall ticket/ admit card to the student’s address via post. Many students receives it on time. If any student does not receive their hall ticket at home, they should be able to download the admit card from university website after 25th November 2017 at www.ignou.ac.in.
The link to download IGNOU Practical Hall Ticket Dec 2017 will be published by university probably in the last week of June month. The students will be required to contact their respective regional centre to know their practical timing and schedule.
IGNOU Entrance Exam Hall Ticket 2017- OPENMAT, B.Ed, BSCN (PB) (OPENNET)
The IGNOU also conducts the entrance examination for admission to few programmes such as MBA, B.Ed, Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing, etc. The university provides the separate hall ticket and Attendance List for these entrance examinations on its official website. As soon as the entrance hall tickets will be available for downloading, we will update the links on the website so that students can easily download it.
- IGNOU OPENMAT XLII Hall Ticket 2017 – Download
- IGNOU B.Ed Entrance Hall Ticket 2017 – Download
- IGNOU BSCN (PB) Entrance Hall Ticket 2017 – Download
IGNOU Result Dec 2017:
The Indira Gandhi National Open University will soon published the link on its official website to check the result of December 2017 term end examination.The students who have earlier appeared in the Term End examination in the month of Dec 2017 will be able to check their result on the university official website.
The university publishes the result of various examination after forty-five days from the Term End examination finish date. So, the Ignou result Dec 2017 will be declared by the university in the third week of February 2017.The complete result of many students is not declared by the university on single day. So, It is advised to all the students to keep patience.
|Ignou TEE result Dec 2017||Click Here|
|Ignou TEE result June 2017||Click Here|
Ignou Early Declaration of Result:
There are many students who must have applied for Ignou Early declaration of result Dec 2017 by filling up the application form before the start of the examination. They will be able to check their results online after 10 days from the last examination date.
|Ignou Early Declaration result Dec 2017||Click here|
|Ignou Early Declaration result application form||Click here|
The Ignou TEE Dec 2017 has been conducted by university from 1st Dec 2017 to 21st Dec 2017.The university has earlier conducted the June examinations and the result for which had been declared successfully.
The university will declare Ignou result Dec 2017 for the following programmes & courses: BA, BDP, BCA, B.Com, BBA in Retailing, MBA, B.Sc (Physics) (PHE), B.Sc (Mathematics)(MTE), B.Sc (Chemistry)(CTE), B.Sc. (Life Science)(LSE), Application Oriented Courses, Foundation Courses, M.Com, B.Com, CTE, MTM, BA and MA (Economics, English, Hindi, History, Public Administration, Sociology, Political Science), Master of Computer Applications(MCA), MSW, MARD, MADE, M.Ed, B.Ed, BLIS, BTS, BSW, BPP, DPE, PGDCA, DCA, BSCN, BTCM, DME, etc.
The university conducts the Term End Examination twice in a year i.e. in the month of June and December for its various programmes such as Master Degree, Bachelor Degree, Bachelor Preparatory, Diploma, and Certificate. After exams got finished, the answer copies of all the students will be sent to different IGNOU Study centres for evaluation.
It takes almost one and half month to compile the result. All the students will be able to check their results on the university official website at www.ignou.ac.in. as soon as it is published.
How to check Ignou result on university website?
- Please visit the website : www.ignou.ac.in
- Then follow the path: Home -> Student Support -> Student Zone -> Results
- Here you will find all the latest exam results such as Term End Exam, Entrance Exam, On-Demand Exam.
- Click on the required result link to find your results.
- You need to enter your enrollment number to check the latest exam results.
- Save it to Computer or Mobile for future reference.
IGNOU OPENMAT Result, IGNOU OPENNET Result, IGNOU B.Ed Result:
The entrance examination for few programmes is conducted by the university during the February and September months. These entrance exams are conducted for admission of students to the following programmes: Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing, B.Ed, etc.
The OPENMAT is conducted for admission to management programmes such as MBA, DIM, PGDIM, PGDHRM, PGDFM, PGDOM, PGDMM, PGDFMP. The IGNOU Entrance result for all these courses is also published by the university on the official website.
We have also provided the direct link below to check the latest results for your convenience. So Click on the link below to visit result page:
- IGNOU Entrance Result 2017 – Click here
IGNOU Grade Card 2017
The Indira Gandhi National Open University compiles the student’s result in the form of Ignou grade card. The university mostly update it twice or thrice in an academic session.
Firstly, it is updated after submission of assignment work by the students and then after the declaration of Term End Examination result. The student grade card is also updated after the declaration of revaluation result if any student applies for it. If you do not find your result status updated even after 10-20 days of exams, then you can contact your respective regional centre or study centre.
It is very easy to read your Ignou Grade Card as it consists of four sections : Term End Theory marks, Assignment marks, Practical marks and Status. For some programmes, the marks are assigned in the form of grades (A,B,C,D,E) and for others, it is available in numeric.
If any student has “E” grade for any course in his or her score card, then he will be considered as “Failed”. Also, the status will be shown as “Not Completed” in the status section of that course. There are many websites on the internet who provides IGNOU Grade Card Calculator to calculate percentage for the particular programme.
The result in the form of grade card can be easily checked online on the university official website. Students can check and download their marks card status for their respected courses at www.ignou.ac.in. They just need to enter their Enrollment Number, select their programmes and click on submit button.
Then they can save their grade card to take print out of it for future reference. The university also sends the hard copy of the score card to students at their residential address.
Important Links to check Ignou Grade Card: