IGNOU Admission 2022 (Started) Application Form, Dates, Eligibility

IGNOU Admission 2022: IGNOU (Indira Gandhi National Open University) is a distance learning Open University which was formed in 1985 which offers various undergraduates, postgraduates, and many other programs that are related to the field of Art, Science & Commerce, and many more. The admission form of IGNOU will be issued online as well as offline mode. For admission to various educational programs, IGNOU (Indira Gandhi National Open University) conducts an entrance test. There are several entrance tests for different courses. For some courses of IGNOU, the entrance test will be conducted by NTA from now onwards. The university has 228 degrees, certificates, diplomas, and doctoral programs. Candidates have to apply separately for an individual course.


The last date of fresh admission for January Session 2022 is 31st January 2022. Interested candidates can apply before the last date.

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IGNOU Admission 2022 Important Dates

For January 2022 Session for (PG/UG/Diploma/Certificate Courses)

Application Process Starts from Started
Application ends for all other Programmes on 31 January 2022
Application ends for Certificate Programmes on 31 January 2022
Common Prospectus  Get Here
Re-Registration January 2022 Register Here

For Entrance Based Courses

M.Phil & Ph.D. Application starts from July 2022
Last date to submit the application form July 2022
Admit Card Released August 2022
Exam date August 2022
OPENMAT XLIV Admission Form Available October 2021
Last date to submit the application form November 2021
Date of exam December 2021
OPENMAT XLIII Admission Form Available To be updated
Last date to submit the application form To be updated
Date of exam To be updated
B.Sc Nursing Last date to submit the application form August 2022
Date of exam September 2022

Check Here: IGNOU Courses List 

Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidate should have a Bachelor’s Degree and/or a Master’s Degree in Sciences/Social Sciences/Commerce/Humanity with at least fifty percent marks. Or
  • Bachelor’s in Engineering or Technology with a specialization in Science and Mathematics with 55% marks.
  • The following categories are eligible to be students of B.Ed. (OLD):
    i. Trained in-service teachers in elementary education.
    ii. Candidates who have completed an NCTE recognized teacher education program through face-to-face mode.

Application and Program Fee

  • The application fee for the B.Ed program will be Rs.600.
  • The Program Fee for the Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.) program is Rs. 50,000/-.

Exam Pattern

  • The Mode of Examination will be CBT (Computer Based Test).
  • The duration of the exam will be Two (02) Hours.
  • There will be Multiple Choice Questions asked in the exam.
  • The Maximum Marks will be 100.
  • 1 Mark for the correct response will be given.
  • There will be no negative marking for an incorrect response.
  • The medium of Paper will be ENGLISH and Hindi.

IGNOU Admission 2022 Application Form

Visit the official website of IGNOU for registration and fill and submit the application form through the online mode. The candidate can also fill the application form via offline mode. Before filling the application form, candidates must have to read the instruction carefully. Check all the details carefully and submit the application. The online application form will be issued from the website. Take a printout of the duly submitted application for future reference.

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Eligibility Criteria

No. Courses Eligibility
1. Diploma in Dairy Technology Passed 10+2 or equivalent or BPP from IGNOU.
2. Diploma in Tourism Studies Passed 12th or equivalent or BPP from IGNOU.
3. BCA 12th or equivalent exam passed & no age limit.
4. BA & B.Com Passed 12th or equivalent or BPP from IGNOU.
5. BSW Passed 12th or equivalent or BPP from IGNOU.
6. B.Sc 12th with science subjects or equivalent exam.
7. 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.
8. MBA Bachelor’s degree in any stream or appearing in the final year will also be eligible for apply.
9. MA (English/ Economics/ History), MSW Bachelor or a higher degree from any recognized college.
10. PG Diploma in Rural Development Bachelor’s degree.

Application Fee

  • For OPENMAT XLIII, the fee will be Rs. 1000 (Rs.1050 by Demand Draft)
  • The application fee may differ from course to course.
  • The fee can be made through Credit Card (Master/Visa), Net Banking & Debit Card (Master/Visa/Rupay) or demand draft.

Exam Pattern

  • The exam pattern & syllabus will vary as per the courses opted by the students.
  • 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.

IGNOU Admission 2022 Result

  • The University will publish the result on its official website of individual courses from time to time.
  • Candidates have to download the result.
  • For regular updates, candidates should check the website because the university will not send any information via post to any individual.
  • Qualified candidates will have to go through the counseling process.

IGNOU Admission 2022 Counseling

  • On the basis of their written exam performance, IGNOU will invite qualified candidates.
  • Candidates have to appear before the competent authority for final admission.
  • Through verification of original documents, the university will verify the eligibility of the candidates.
  • On written exam score, seat availability in a particular course, and verification of original documents, admission in any course will depend.

Documents required at the time of Counselling

  • Result card or scorecard
  • Photograph and Identity card
  • 10th class certificate in support of age.
  • 12th certificates or Graduation degree whichever is applicable
  • Category certificate if applicable

In order to apply for IGNOU Online Registration, candidates need to follow the given steps:-

  1. Visit Official Site- Candidates need to visit the official site and click on the link ‘Register Yourself’. Fill in the basic details and then click on the Submit button.
  2. Re-Login- Candidates have to fill in their ‘User Name’ & ‘Password’ and click on the login option. Here candidates need to fill in their personal, educational, program, and correspondence details.
  3. Upload Scanned Documents- Candidates need to upload their scanned documents in JPEG Format. Having uploaded the scanned documents, click on the Next button. The candidate will get the form Preview Option. Take the printout of the admission form and keep it safe for future use.
  4. Fee Payment- In order to complete the procedure of Online Registration, candidates need to submit the application fee through DR/CR/Net Banking.

27 thoughts on “IGNOU Admission 2022 (Started) Application Form, Dates, Eligibility”

  1. I want to apply for B A course ( under graduate) for the year 2018-19 .Can I apply now ? and if yes then where do I get the detail of the course offered ,the prospectus and application form

  2. Hello Sir/Madam
    I want to complete my graduation in BA so could you please confirm if I can take admission now and if yes what will be fees and duration of course. Please also confirm from where I can apply for the course and prospects.

  3. Hi.. I have completed B.tech food technology.. I want to enroll for B.ed (physics). Am I eligible and I want to know how to apply..

  4. Hi,

    I want to apply for MA in counselling psychology. Please let me know the date for admission and about fee structure.

    programme medium HINDI me kar payenge kya ?
    please anyperson tells me me about it on whatsapp no is 8006153409
    on calling is 7985296787

  6. Hello my name is akash I want to take crrespondence admission
    In BBA let me know how can i apply
    Plz call me my contact number 9911552729

  7. Hi ,
    I want to know about M.Phill (Pol.Sci ) admission in IGNOU.
    What is process to get admission in it ?
    Usually when its applications are invited ?
    How much fee need to be paid for it ?

    Please reply stepwize. I need to know it.

  8. Hii sir,
    this is veda sree I want to do pg diploma in food safety and quality management this year. is the last date for this course has been expired. or else is this course can also avialable in jan session too…
    i will be very grateful if u reply me
    thank u sir.

  9. sir I am from Jamshedpur I want to tak a admission in bcom part 1 first year, admission iss open now or closed

  10. Dear sir

    I am sooraj dubey acctualy my problem is, i have been created my user id on ignou.
    but when i open this id for getting online admission then it doest open on online. i enter right user name and password . What is problem i dont know please help me sir. When is the last date of admission .

    Thanks & Regards
    Sooraj dubey

  11. I want to complete my 3rd yr b.com if possible or else is there diploma or certificate course in b.com i want to complete it in short span of time please help

  12. I passed 2and3 year but 1 year chemistry is due and I left study but now I want to complete my graduation please advice me

  13. Can a B.tech Chemical Engineering graduate who is continuing M.Tech in same specialisation apply for B.Ed program?

  14. hiii i m looking for b.com course i m just 12th passed and my father told me to apply on ignou .someone plz help me out

  15. hii i am looking for bca course in ignou univarsity. i want admission through online mode .i am 12th pass student in year 2021.how will i get admission in ignou univarsity. somebody help mi to take admission in ignou univarsity through the online mode .


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