IGNOU announces ADMISSION to its Academic Programmes


 Programmes offered through ODL mode for the Academic Session commencing July- 2019 

The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) invites applications for admission to more than 150 programmes for July’2019 session including Master, Bachelor, Diploma, Certificate, and Awareness programmes of the university. 
MASTER DEGREE PROGRAMMES:

ONLINE Mode of Application:  Master of Computer Applications (MCA); Master of Science(Food Nutrition); MA (Rural Development); Master of Science (Counselling and Family Therapy); Master of Tourism and Travel Management (MTTM); MA (English); MA (Hindi); Master of Social Work (MSW); Master of Social Work (Counseling); MA (Philosophy); MA (Economics); MA (History); MA (Political Science); MA (Public Administration); MA (Sociology); MA (Gandhi & Peace Studies); MA (Psychology); Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS); MA (Anthropology); MA (Development Studies); MA( Adult Education); MA (Gender & Development Studies); MA(Women and Gender Studies); MA (Distance Education); Master of Commerce (M.Com); MA (Translation Studies); 

OFFLINE Mode of Application: MA (Education)*;  M.Com (F&T)*; M.Com (BP&CG)*; and  M.Com (MA&FS)* in collaboration with the Institute of Chartered Accountants Of India, Institute of Company Secretaries of India and Institute of Cost Accountants of India. 

BACHELOR DEGREE PROGRAMMES:

ONLINE Mode of Application: Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA); Bachelor of Social Work (BSW); Bachelor of Library & Information Science (BLIS); Bachelor of Arts (BA); Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com); Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) ; 

OFFLINE Mode of Application: B.Com (A&F)*; B.Com(CA&A)* and B.Com(F&CA)* in collaboration with the Institute of Chartered Accountants Of India, Institute of Company Secretaries of India and Institute of Cost Accountants of India : BBA (Retailing). 

PG DIPLOMA & DIPLOMA PROGRAMMES:

ONLINE Mode of Application:  PG Diploma in Library Automation and Networking; Disaster Management; Gandhi & Peace Studies; Rural Development; Counselling and Family Therapy; Translation; International Business Operations; Environment and Sustainable Development; Analytical Chemistry; Applied Statistics; Journalism & Mass Communication; Audio Programme Production; Higher Education; Educational Technology; School Leadership and Management; Educational Management & Administration; Pre-Primary  Education; Adult Education; Pharmaceutical Sales Management; Information Security; Intellectual Property Rights; Criminal Justice; Urban Planning & Development; Folklore & Culture Studies; Food Safety and Quality Management; Plantation Management; Book Publishing; Women’s & Gender Studies; Mental Health; Sustainability Science; Social Work (Counselling); Development Studies; Environmental and Occupational Health. 

 ONLINE Mode of Application : Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education; Nutrition & Health Education; Panchayat Level Administration & Development; Tourism Studies; Aquaculture; Creative Writing in English; Urdu; HIV and Family Education; BPO Finance & Accounting; Women Empowerment & Development; Para-legal Practice; Value Added Products from Fruits and Vegetables; Dairy Technology; Meat Technology; Production of Value Added Products from Cereals, Pulses and Oilseeds; Fish Products Technology; Watershed Management; Retailing; Event Management. 

CERTIFICATE PROGRAMMES:

ONLINE Mode of Application: Advanced Certificate in Power Distribution Management; Information Security. 
ONLINE Mode of Application: PG Certificate in  Adult Education; Cyber Law; Patent Practice; Bangla-Hindi Translation; Malayalam-Hindi Translation; Agriculture Policy; Gandhi & Peace Studies; Information & Assistive Technologies for the Instructors of Visually Impaired; Geoinformatics;  Acupuncture; Climate Change 
ONLINE Mode of Application: Certificate in Visual Arts-Painting; Applied Arts; Performing Arts- Theatre Arts; Hindustani Music; Karnataka Music; Bharatanatyam; Arabic Language; French Language; Russian Language; Disaster Management; Environmental Studies; NGO Management; Business Skills; Teaching English; Functional English(basic level); Urdu Language; HIV & Family Education; Social Work & Criminal Justice System; Health Care Waste Management; Newborn & Infant Nursing; Maternal & Child Health Nursing; Home Based Health Care; Community Radio; Tourism Studies; Food & Nutrition; Nutrition & Child Care; Rural Development; Sericulture; Organic Farming; Water Harvesting & Management; Poultry Farming; Beekeeping; Human Rights; Consumer Protection; Co-operation, Cooperative Law & Business Laws;  Anti Human Trafficking; International Humanitarian Law; Information Technology; Guidance; Communication & IT Skills; Laboratory Techniques; Teaching of Primary School Mathematics; Value Education; Energy Technology Management; Competency in Power Distribution; Library & Information Sciences; Life and Thought of Dr.B.R.Ambedkar; First Aid; Tribal Studies; Japanese Language; Korean Language & Culture; Spanish Language & Culture; German Language; Fashion Design; General Duty Assistance; Geriatric Care Assistance; Phlebotomy Assistance; Home Health Assistance; 
OFFLINE Mode of Application: Community Health* (offered only to sponsored candidates) 
APPRECIATION/AWARENESS LEVEL PROGRAMMES:

ONLINE Mode of Application: Appreciation Course on Environment; Appreciation Course on Population and Sustainable Development; Awareness Programme on Value Added Products from Fruits and Vegetables; Awareness Programme on Dairy Farming; Awareness Programme on Goods and Services Tax. 
OFFLINE Mode of Application: IGNOU also invites application for admission to PG Specialization Diploma (Direct entry) in Human Resource Management (PGDHRM)*, Financial Management (PGDFM)*, Operations Management (PGDOM)*, Marketing Management (PGDMM)* and Financial Markets Practice (PGDFMP)*. 
The prospectus for these programmes can be downloaded from IGNOU website link http://ignou.ac.in/userfiles/MBA-HandBook2019.pdf  The filled-in application is to be submitted along with requisite fee at the Regional Centre concerned. 
OFFLINE Mode of Application: Applications are also invited for admission to MBA (Banking & Finance)* Programme, developed collaboratively by School of Management Studies, IGNOU and the Indian Institute of Banking & Finance (IIBF), Mumbai. 
 In order to seek admission to this Programme, a candidate should: (a) be a graduate of not less than 3 year duration from a recognized University/Institution, (b) have passed the CAIIB examinations of the Indian Institute of Banking & Finance, Mumbai and awarded the requisite qualification/credentials thereof by the Institute, and (c) have been working in the Banking or Financial Services Sector for a period of at least two years. 

Student Handbook & Prospectus of MBA (Banking & Finance) can be downloaded from IGNOU website link http://ignou.ac.in/userfiles/MBA(B&F).pdf and submitted along with a DD of Rs. 1000/-, in addition to the Programme fee at the Regional centre.  For detailed advertisement, please visit IGNOU website. 
The Online Admission Portal of the University can be accessed at https://www.onlineadmission.ignou.ac.in 
LAST DATE:

For Certificate Programmes: 15th  July 2019

For all other Programmes: 31st July 2019 
Please Note: For Programmes with asterisk (*), the admission is in offline mode only, mentioned separately. Applicants willing to apply for these programmes may download the relevant Prospectus from the website and submit the filled-in application along with relevant documents and fee at the Regional Centre