IGNOU is undoubtedly acclaimed to be one of the most reputed and eminent university of India. It has insured a gradual exaltation over the past decade. University provides 226 different courses in distant mode all over the world. Academic programs offers such as Master Degree, Bachelor Degree, Post-graduate Diploma, Diploma, Post-graduate Certificate, Advanced Certificate, Post-Doctoral Certificate, Certificate,Ph.D, M.Phil, Preparatory, and many other Online Programs. The admission system of IGNOU has two academic cycles i.e. admissions particularly take place in the month of January and July, though some courses, offered in only one academic cycle, January or July session, depending completely on the type of course. Term end examination gets conduct in June and December for January and July sessions respectively. From collaborations with foreign higher secondary council to providing education to roots in India, it is widely acclaimed.
So far applicants seeking admission in IGNOU had to fill a hard copy of application form and send it to the university by means of anypostal service. Now IGNOU has launched a new online admission system for session, July 2015 to facilitate the applicants. This online admission system is supposed to be helpful for applicants as they would be able to get the confirmation of successful compliances of their application instantly by E-mail or SMS. The system has been launched under the supervision of Professor NageshwarRao, the vice chancellor of IGNOU. According to Mr. Rao the system has online payment gateway providing the applicants an option that they can pay off the program fee online too. The system has absolutely been designed to ease the process of applying for admission. The numbers of applications for admission are very much expected to go up considerably once the online system gets into effect.
University officials have revealed the sureness in the system for comparatively more proficient admission process than before. University has also provided a user manual which has a step by step description for making the applicants familiar with this online admission system.
The system will commence by upcoming session July, 2015 for all academic courses university offers. To avail this facility, Applicants may visit the official website of the university www.ignou.ac.in.
The applications for Post Graduate certificate, advanced certificate and bachelor preparatory programme will be accepted till June 15th, however applications can be accepted afterwards with a late fee of Rs 300 till 30th June, 2015, while the applications for Bachelor, Master, Post Graduate, Diploma programs can be submitted till 17th of August and with a late fee of Rs 300 till 31th of August.