IGNOU Admission Jan 2019
At present, Indira Gandhi National Open University offers 232 academic programs.It is the world’s largest university with nearly 30 lac students has chosen it for completing their distance learning studies.Admission in IGNOU may vary depending on the programme category.The university is offering all its programmes through 67 Regional Centres which has been spread all over the country.
Admissions are offered by university in July & January session. Right now, the online registration for Jan 2019 has been started for Bachelor Preparatory Programme (BPP), Diploma, PG Diploma and Certificate programmes. Very soon, the students will be able to apply for admission in Bachelor Degree & Master Degree programmes.
The candidates will be able to fill up Ignou online admission form Jan 2019 till the end of June month. However, the last date of admission may vary for some specific programmes.
The Indira Gandhi National university has announced the admissions to its various Open Distance Learning (ODL) programmes such as Bachelor Degree, Bachelor Preparatory Programme (BPP), Master Degree, Diploma, PG Diploma, Certificate, PG Certificate and Advanced Certificate for the new academic session starting from January 2019.
The university follows the direct walk-in admission scheme for admission to these courses.The applicants do not require to appear in any kind of entrance examination except for few such as B.Ed, MBA, and BSCN(PB). The learners can apply for admission in most of these programmes via online mode of admission only.There are few programmes for which candidates have to apply at Regional centre.
It is the best opportunity for the learners who wish to pursue their higher studies through distance education mode as the IGNOU has announced the admission for January 2019 session.The learners can check out the university official website for detailed information at www.ignou.ac.in. Every year, lot of students apply for IGNOU BA admission in January & July session
In the case of any doubt related to the programme structure, validity of degree, admission procedure, method of study,etc, the learners can visit the nearest regional centre. The counselors will guide you about everything related to the admission process.
As soon as you make your mind that you are ready to take admission in this distance university, then you should buy the Student Handbook & Prospectus which will clear all your doubts as it contains all the necessary information required by the learner about the discipline.
Last Date of IGNOU Admission Jan 2019
The last date to apply for admission in various programmes such as Diploma, Post Graduate Diploma and Certificate programme is 31st December 2018. The admission for Bachelor Degree & Master Degree programme has been started as well.The last date for these UG & PG programmes may extend. Ignou admission last date for july session may change.So, the students are advised to check out last date on official website.
How to apply for Ignou Admission?
The process to take admission in IGNOU has been made very simple now with the introduction of online admission portal. Check out the steps below explaining IGNOU admission procedure:
Step 1: In the first step, the applicants have to open up website: https://onlineadmission.ignou.ac.in.
Step 2: They need to register them on this website. It is very simple process to complete the registration on the website. After completing it, applicants have to login to the admission portal with the Username and password which they have earlier set up during registration process.
Step 3: The student will be able to apply for admission in any programme only after logged into the portal.
Step 4: After filling up admission application form, the applicants have to pay the programme fee via online mode as well.The admission fee via offline mode will not be accepted.The fee can be paid by Net banking, Debit Card, and Credit Card.In future, the university may introduce more fee payment methods to its online system for admission.
Important Note: All the details such as available programmes, prospectus, fee, etc are mentioned on the website.All the applicants have been advised to download prospectus and read it carefully before applying for admission. It will help them in understanding the study process in IGNOU.
Admission at IGNOU Regional Centre
For some programme, the candidates have to fill up admission form via offline mode.They have to submit the filled in registration form at Regional centre only. In the first step, the candidates need to visit the nearest Regional Centre and get hard copy of Ignou prospectus from there by paying a fee of Rs.200/- in cash. The prospectus or program guide contains all the required information about the programme in which you are going to take the admission.
Just read out all the information carefully and then decide whether you will apply for admission or not.To apply for admission, you can cut out the admission form from the prospectus.
Students can also download the application form from the university website as well. The candidates need to pay the programme fee along with admission form only in the form of Demand Draft made in favour of Ignou payable at the City of your Regional Centre.