Nalanda Open University (NOU): Apply for UG, PG, PhD


By Harshika Kandoi

Nalanda Open University (NOU) happens to be the only academy in Bihar offering long-distance education as well as open schooling. It is documented and affiliated through the University Grants Commission (UGC). Nalanda Open University (NOU) offers more than 100 degree, diploma, and certificate courses to candidates at UG, PG and doctoral (PhD) levels.

NOU UG Admission 2020


NOU offers more than 30 UG courses. NOU UG admission 2020 is mainly based on the candidate's total marks obtained in the qualifying degree/ exam.

NOU PG Admission 2020

NOU offers more than 20 PG courses. NOU PG admission 2020 is mainly based on the candidate's total marks obtained in the qualifying degree/ exam.

NOU PhD Admission 2020

NOU PhD admission 2020 is done based on an entrance test conducted by the university. Master’s Degree from a recognised university/ institute with a minimum of 55% total.

Important date:

Application form submission date: 28 June 2020

Application form Submission last date: 31 Aug 2020

Admission Form of Nalanda University


Only eligible students can apply for admission to the university. You can choose one course which is offered by the University. You will get admission form and prospectus through DD(Demand Draft) to pay INR Rs.350.00 from the admission counter of the University and as well as you can make a Demand Draft of INR Rs 400.00 by registered post, drawn in favor of Nalanda Open University, Payable at Patna. 25% fee allow to Women seeking admission in any courses.

Online Mode:

Students can take admission in the university by visiting the university official website before the 31/Aug/2020.

Offline Mode:

Students can take the admission form from the university head office, and fill all details then submit it to University head-office before 31/Aug/2020.

Mode of selection:

The selection process of the admission is based on the entrance exam and merit list.

Documemt Required for admission form:

-  Provide Photocopy of the mark sheet

- Provide Caste Certificate

- Passport size Photograph

- Certificates of Transfer

- Students applying for B.Ed Program must deposit all prescribe document along with the admission form.