IGNOU CIT Admission, Eligibility, Fee, Syllabus, Courses

Certificate in Information Technology IGNOU (CIT) admission
Written by Sumit Sharma

IGNOU CIT Admission 2018

The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) offers admission to Certificate in Information Technology (CIT) in both January and July academic cycles. The discipline has been developed by the School of Computer & Information Sciences (SOCIS), IGNOU.

Programme Objective

The main aim behind the introduction of CIT discipline in the university curriculum is to impart the fundamental knowledge of Computer Systems and Information Technology. It also introduces advanced technologies such as Multimedia and Internet.The discipline also includes the dedicated practical course.

After studying this certificate programme, the learners can work in the field of Information Technology and he will be having hands-on experience in the areas of Word Processing, Spread Sheets, Presentation Tools, Databases and Web Site Development. It also includes the overview of Programming using ‘C’ language.

IGNOU Certificate in Information Technology (CIT) Programme Details

The details about the Certificate in Information Technology (CIT) programme has been mentioned below :

Medium of Instruction


Admission Eligibility

The candidates seeking admission to this certificate programme should be having qualification as matriculate i.e. 10th pass OR SSC OR BPP from IGNOU OR DLC from Microsoft or equivalent.

Fee Structure

The students need to pay a one time fee charges of Rs.4,800/- for complete programme.

Duration of Programme

The students has the minimum duration of 6 months and maximum duration to 2 years to complete this certificate programme. If not completed on time, the students has to take re-admission and submit the fees again.

Programme Coordinator

  • Mr.M.P.Mishra, Assistant Professor
  • Intercom : 2903
  • Direct Phone : 011-29572914
  • E-mail : [email protected]

To know more about the CIT discipline, please visit the official website.

IGNOU CIT Courses & Syllabus

The learner has to complete 18 credits to obtain the certificate. The detail about the Course Code and Course Names are mentioned below :

Course CodeCourse NameCredits
CIT 1Fundamentals of Computer Systems 4
CIT 2Introduction to Information Technology 4
CIT 3Web based Technologies & Multimedia Applications 4
CITL 1Laboratory Course 6
 Total Credits 18

About the author

Sumit Sharma

Sumit Sharma is the owner of SearchLatest.in.He has decent knowledge about studies in Indira Gandhi National Open University. So, he prefers to writes on various topics related to IGNOU distance learning. Also, he is Web Designer by profession.

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