IGNOU Admission 2018: Registration, Result, Score Card, OPENMAT

IGNOU Admission 2018 IGNOU 2018 Result for B.Ed entrance exam has been released on 13th January 2018.   IGNOU Admission 2018 for various courses will be done on the basis of entrance test or qualifying examination. Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) was established in the year of 1985. This university offers admission in certificate, diploma, degree & doctoral programmes in different fields. The university conducts various entrance exam to offer admission in different courses like OPENMAT for management course, B.Ed. entrance exam, M.Ed. entrance exam and B.Sc Nursing entrance exam. IGNOU 2018 Registration for January Session has been extended till 31st January 2018. Through this article, candidates can check complete information about IGNOU 2018 Admission.

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IGNOU 2018 Notifications – B.Ed Result Declared

newiconIGNOU 2018 Result for B.Ed entrance exam has been released on 13th January 2018. Click here for result details.

IGNOU 2018 Registration for January Session has been extended till 31st January 2018. Click here for registration details.

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IGNOU 2018 Result for OPENMAT XLII entrance exam has been released on 11th December 2017. Click here for result details.

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IGNOU 2018 Admission Notice for MBA (B&F) for January 2018 session has been released now. Application form can be submitted till 29th December 2017. Click here for registration details.

IGNOU 2018 Registration for OPENMAT XLIII exam can be done till 15th December 2017. Click here for registration details.

List of candidates qualified for IGNOU 2018 Admission (Interview) to M.Phill/Ph.D programmes in Chemistry has been released now. Click here for admission details.

IGNOU 2018 Result for M.Phill/Ph.D entrance exams has been released now. Click here for result details.

IGNOU 2018 Hall Ticket for OPENMAT XLII, B.SC Nursing & B.Ed entrance exams has been released now. Click here for hall ticket details.

IGNOU 2018 Prospectus for B.Ed course has been released now. Click here to view prospectus.

IGNOU 2018 Student Handbook & Prospectus for Post Basic B.Sc Nursing course has been released now. Click here to view details.

IGNOU 2018 Hall Ticket for M.Phil & Ph.D courses has been released on 14th August 2017. Click here for hall ticket details.

IGNOU 2018 Registration Last Date for MBA, B.Sc (N) & other courses has been extended till 11th August 2017. Click here for registration details.

Click here to view MBA Prospectus 2018.

IGNOU Exam Dates

The official exam dates of IGNOU 2018 are given below:

M.Phill & Ph.D.Application starts from20th July 2017
Last date to submit the application form31st July 2017
Admit Card Released14th August 2017
Exam date20th August 2017
Result declared23rd September 2017
OPENMAT XLIIAdmission Form Available5th July 2017
Last date to submit the application form21st August 2017
Hall ticket release19th September 2017
Date of exam24th September 2017
Result declare11th December 2017
OPENMAT XLIIIAdmission Form Available5th July 2017
Last date to submit the application form15th December 2017
Date of exam4th February 2018
B.Sc NursingLast date to submit the application form11th August 2017
Hall ticket release13th September 2017
Date of exam24th September 2017
Result declare29th November 2017
January Session
Admission Form Available4th October 2017
Last date to submit the application form31st January 2018

IGNOU Result 2018

  • IGNOU 2018 Result for OPENMAT XLII, B.Sc Nursing & B. Ed entrance exams has been released now.
  • Candidates can check their results through online mode.
  • Result for B.Ed exam has been released on 13th January 2018.
  • Students have to enter their hall ticket number to view the result.
  • After qualifying the entrance exam, students can proceed for further admission process.

IGNOU Application Form 2018

Check how to fill the IGNOU application form 2018:

  • Candidates can get the application form through both online and offline mode.
  • IGNOU 2018 registration for January session has been started from 4th October.
  • Candidates can purchase the application form from all Regional Centres/Study Centres of the University which can be obtained in person.
  • Last date to submit the application for will be 31st January 2018.
  • Candidates have to make payment through post by sending a Demand Draft.
  • Application form can also be submitted via online by creating a User ID in official website.
  • Candidates have to submit the scanned photograph, signature, age proof, relevant educational qualification, experience certificate, category certificate, BPL certificate & other required certificates.
  • Don’t forget to keep printouts of the result for further use.

Application Fee:

  • Application fee will be Rs. 200/- by online mode and Rs.250/- through Demand Draft.
  • Fee can be made through Credit Card (Master/Visa), Net Banking & Debit Card (Master/Visa/Rupay) or demand draft.

Eligibility Criteria

Here we are providing the qualification eligibility criteria for various courses offered by IGNOU:

  • MBA: Bachelor degree in any stream or pursuing in final year will also eligible for apply.
  • BCA: 12th or equivalent exam passed & no age limit.
  • MCA: Bachelor degree of minimum three years from any recognized university and also hold the graduation or 12th level with mathematics subject & no age limit.
  • MA (English/Economics/History), MSW: Bachelor or a higher degree from any recognized college.
  • BSW: Passed 12th or equivalent or BPP from IGNOU.
  • BA & B.Com: Passed 12th or equivalent or BPP from IGNOU.
  • B.Sc: 12th with science subjects or equivalent exam.
  • PG Diploma in Rural Development: Bachelor’s degree.
  • Diploma in Tourism Studies: Passed 12th or equivalent or BPP from IGNOU.
  • Diploma in Dairy Technology: Passed 10+2 or equivalent or BPP from IGNOU.

IGNOU Courses

IGNOU offers various certificate, diploma, degree and doctoral courses in different fields. The courses offered by the IGNOU university are listed below:

Diploma Course:

Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education/ Tourism Studies/ Nutrition & Health Education Aquaculture/ Panchayat Level Administration & Development/ Creative Writing in English /Urdu/ Women Empowerment & Development/ HIV and Family Education/ Paralegal Practice/ Nursing Administration/ BPO Finance & Accounting and Critical Care Nursing.

Bachelors Degree:

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc. with major in Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics, Botany & Zoology)/ Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com)/ Bachelor of Arts (BA with major in Hindi, English, History, Mathematics, Urdu, Economics, Philosophy, Psychology, Public Administration, Political Science, Sociology)/ Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA)/ Bachelor of Library & Information Science (BLIS)/ BA (Tourism Studies) and Bachelor of Social Work (BSW).

Master Degree:

MA (Philosophy)/ MA (Education)/ MA (Gandhi and Peace Studies)/ MA (Extension & Development Studies)/ MA (Anthropology)/ MA (Distance Education)/ MA (English)/ MA (Hindi)/ Master of Social Work/ Master of Social Work (Counseling)/ MA (Gender & Development Studies)/ MA (Psychology)/ MA (Public Admin.)/ MA (Rural Development)/ MA (History)/ MA (Political Science)/MA (Sociology)/ MA (Tourism Management)/ Master of Commerce (M.Com.)/ Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS)/ MA (Translation Studies)/ MA (Economics)/ M.Sc. (Dietetics and Food Services Management)/ Master of Computer Applications (MCA) & M.Sc. Mathematics with Applications in Computer Science.

PG Diploma Course:

PG Diploma in Library Automation and Networking/ Rural Development/ Translation/ International Business Operation/ Gandhi & Peace Studies/ Disaster Management/ Applied Statistics/ Journalism & Mass Communication/ Analytical Chemistry/ Environment and Sustainable Development/ Audio Programme Production/ Higher Education/ Educational Management & Administration/ Educational Technology/ School Leadership & Management/ Pre Primary Education/ Information Security/ Intellectual Property Rights/ Pharmaceutical Sales Management/ Social Work among the Tribals/  Criminal Justice/ Folklore & Culture Studies/ Hospital & Health Management/ Extension & Development Studies/ Urban Planning & Development and Geriatric Medicine.

PG Certificate and Other Certificate Courses:

Advanced Certificate: Power Distribution Management and Information Security

PG Certificate: Extension & Development Studies/ Adult Education/ Bangala-Hindi-Translation/ Cyber Law/ Patent Practice/ Agriculture Policy/ Geoinformatics and Information/ Gandhi & Peace Studies/ Malayalam-Hindi-Translation & Assistive Technologies for the Instructors of Visually Impaired.

Certificate: Indigenous Art Practices/ Karnatak Music/ Visual Arts-Painting/ Bharatanatyam/ Arabic Language/ Applied Arts/Performing Arts- Theatre Arts Hindustani Music/ Environmental Studies/ NGO Management/ Teaching English/ Functional English (basic level)/ Urdu Language/ HIV & Family Education/ Social work and Criminal Justice System/ Business Skills/ Disaster Management/Health Care Waste Management/ French Language/ Community Radio/ Tourism Studies/ Food & Nutrition/ Home Based Health Care/ Nutrition & Child Care/ Rural Development/ Newborn & Infant Nursing/ Maternal & Child Health Nursing/ Sericulture/ Water Harvesting & Management/ Beekeeping/ Human Rights/ Co-operation/ Cooperative Law & Business Law/ Poultry Farming/ Organic Farming/ Anti Human Trafficking/ International Humanitarian Law/ Laboratory Techniques/ Value Education/ Communication & IT Skills/ Consumer Protection/ Information Technology, Guidance/ Energy Technology & Management and Competency in Power Distribution.

IGNOU Exam Pattern & Syllabus

  • IGNOU 2018 exam pattern & syllabus will vary as per the courses opted by the students.
  • The prospectus for IGNOU 2018 will be released by the university.
  • Candidates can check their syllabus and exam pattern according to their opt course.
  • The general topics covered in the entrance exams are attitude, quantitative analysis, logical reasoning, GK, etc.

Preparation Tips

  • The basic step for IGNOU Exam preparation is to gather all the details about the officially prescribed syllabus.
  • Make a proper time-table and never make long study periods, include short breaks in every hour.
  • Mark the topics in which you feel difficulty and discuss them with your teachers & classmates.
  • Consider the good books and other study materials for exam preparations.
  • You should be in good physical & mental condition to score better in the examination.

FAQ’s (Most Asked Questions)

Answer: The application is available via online & offline mode.
Answer: There is no age limit to apply for BCA.
Answer: There is no need to create more than one email for applying multiple programmes.
Answer: You can check our above section of application form in which we have provided the complete procedure.
Answer: This University offers admission in Diploma, Bachelor, Master, PG Diploma & other Certificate courses.
Answer: You can pay by online mode and through Demand Draft.
Answer: For admissions in MBA, you must have a bachelor degree in any stream or pursuing in the final year.
Answer: Yes, it is compulsory to upload the scanned images of required documents while applying online.
Answer: You can visit the exam pattern section given above.

Answer: Admissions into M.Phill & Ph.D programmes will be done through entrance exam organized by the university.

Still any question, leave your comment.

IGNOU Hall Ticket 2018

  • Candidates can access their IGNOU admit card 2018 before one or two weeks from the examination date.
  • Candidates can get their admit card via online mode through the website.
  • The hall ticket for OPENMAT XLII, B.Ed & B.Sc Nursing entrance exam has been released now.
  • The admit card will contain exam related details like candidate name, roll number, exam centre, etc.
  • Candidates have to bring their admit card with them at the time of examination in the exam hall.

IGNOU Cut-off

IGNOU cut-off will be announced after the commencement of the written examination. Cut-off marks are the minimum qualified marks which have to be scored by the candidate to qualify the exam. The cut-off is prepared on the basis of numbers of students appeared in the exam, seat available in colleges, difficulty level of exam and many others set by the exam conducting authority.

IGNOU Admission 2018

  • Admission to different courses offered by the IGNOU University will be done through entrance examination.
  • IGNOU Admissions are also done on the basis of merit list of the entrance examination.
  • Candidates have to go through the counselling process to get admission.
  • Candidates are required to choose their preference during the counselling process.
  • Seats will be allotted to candidates, according to their rank, filled choices & availability of seats.

Documents Required:

Documents required to be attached with admission form is listed below:

  • Score card of entrance exam (if any)
  • Pay order/Demand draft
  • Photograph
  • 10+2 or graduation level certificate
  • Experience certificate (if required)
  • Category certificate (Candidates belong to any reserved category (SC/ST/PH/OBC (non-creamy layer))
  • Age certificate (if applicable)
  • Graduation certificate (for PG courses)

For further queries regarding IGNOU Admission 2018, you can leave your queries below.

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  1. LOKESH says:

    Sir isme MA history ka exam 2018 wala kab hoga plg tell me

  2. Goutam says:

    Category wise merit list ignou b.ed

  3. subi says:

    So the result

  4. Sushil gupta says:

    Sir mera ek paperback 4bar ho hogya h jisme marri form bharne ki age nikal.gaih ab Mai kya kare aur mera registration bhi khatam ho gaya paisa ki large h

  5. Ayas qayoom says:

    Better options after 10th class in ignou srinagar .can I do any course in ignou srinagar ?please reply
    Thank you

  6. Bahar Ahmad says:

    No one pick up the call at IGNOU Center..

  7. Reshma parveen says:

    I want to continue my study after too late

  8. Reshma parveen says:

    I want to continue my study after too late I want complete BA

  9. Veer says:

    12th ka application kab ayga

  10. Indu says:

    PhD form 2018 khan se milenge.ye offline he ya online. Please tell me quickly.

  11. Bijender singh says:

    I want to admission to the m. PHIL sociology from ignou session January 2 018

  12. Zeba says:

    What is the last date of readmission for ba

  13. Anand says:

    Hi…what r the marks card should I submit to get ma in English admission ? How do I take admission

  14. vishnu karunan says:


  15. Jaya Banerjee says:

    Please let me know about the fee structure of mass communication n journalism distance learning programme

  16. Ritu says:

    I want to take admission in m.com for Jan 2018. what is the last date to apply?

  17. Bichitrananda Patra says:

    Respected Sir,
    I have done my BED programme under IGNOU successfully.After that Iam now doing my MEG programme.But sorry to say that my MEG -07 result has not been published so far.Let me know the reason, please.

  18. Shweta Verma says:

    I want the admission notification of January 2018 Cycle

  19. pintu kumar says:

    Last date of B.A admission online for 2018 session

  20. Jaipal says:

    I’m 19 yrs old, I done my 12th in 2016 can I eligible for bsc ignou admission.

  21. Suresh Chauhan says:

    I have also done b. Ed from hpu getting 59%marks.At present I am doing govt job

  22. Suresh Chauhan says:

    Can I do MA in history through ignou because I was not history subject in graduation level? I have 40%marks in graduation. Please tell me about it.

  23. Jestiin says:

    I have started my mcom studies from 2013 onwards. But I haven’t completed the studies. I would like to take another studies in ignou centre. Can I proceed to take another PG course in ignou.

  24. Kartik Kumar Sau says:

    When can I get my enrolment number? My control no. is 1721489445P.Date of applications 24-08-2017. Kindly reply soon.

  25. Reetu says:

    I am 17 years old and completed 12th.Can I apply for bca.

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