The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) announces admissions for 26 on-campus full time programmes commencing from July 2011 sesison.
Programmes with entrance test, group discussion and interview on offer include M.Sc. (Chemistry), M.Sc. (Life Science), MA (Journalism and Mass Communication), MA (Electronic Media Production and Management), M.Sc. (Actuarial Science), M.Sc. (Actuarial Economics), M.Sc. (Applied Quantitative Finance), M.Sc. (Environmental Economics), Master of Performing Arts- Hindustani Vocal Music, Master of Fine Arts-
Painting, Master of Performing Arts- Theatre Arts and MBA in Corporate Governance. The last date for submission of filled-in-forms for these programmes is May 31, 2011 with entrance exam on June 19, 2011.
Two more programmes with the entrance test, namely MA Social Work (Philanthropy) and MA Social Work (Counselling) are also included in the on-campus admissions with the last date for the receipt of complete admission forms as June 5, 2011 and entrance test on 15th June 2011. These programmes will be offered at IGNOUs main campus in Maidan Garhi at New Delhi, Regional Centre Cochin and CSRD, Ahmednagar.
The entrance test for these programmes will be held at IGNOUs main campus at Maidan Garhi in New Delhi. Three programmes, namely M.Sc. (Actuarial Economics), M.Sc. (Applied Quantitative Finance) and M.Sc. (Environmental Economics) are also activated at Madras School of Economics at Chennai
Programmes without entrance test on offer are Master in Gender and Development Studies, MA in Women’s and Gender Studies, MA in Extension and Development Studies, MA in Gandhi and Peace Studies, MA Social Work (North East), MA (Translation Studies), MA (Labour and Develpoment), MA (Social Anthropology), BA in Applied Sign Language Studies, Bachelors Preparatory Programme for Deaf Studies, Certificate in PC Hardware and Networking and Certificate in Chinese Language. The last date for submission of application forms for these programmes is June 15, 2011.
The On-campus programmes without entrance test are held at the IGNOUs main campus at Maidan Garhi in New Delhi. There is also a list of programmes which are activated at places other than the main campus: MA in Gandhi and Peace Studies is also activated at Gandhi Smriti and Darshan Samiti, Rajghat, New Delhi, MA Social Work (North East) is activated at EDNERU, MGID and Nagaland, Certificate in PC Hardware and Networking is activated at IGNOUs main campus New Delhi and HCL Noida.
Application forms can be downloaded from the website www.ignou.ac.in. The cost of the prospectus is Rs.100 by cash at the sale counter and Rs.150 by post. If applying for a programme requiring entrance test, a demand draft of Rs.400 is to be sent with the entrance form (present in the prospectus). In case the form is being downloaded from the