IGNOU Admission Master of Business Administration

IGNOU MBA Admission 2018- OPENMAT, Fee, Procedure

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Written by Sumit Sharma

IGNOU MBA Admission 2018

Ignou MBA admission 2018 – At present, the MBA through distance education is the most preferred program by the students all over the country and abroad. The learners who are working professionals usually prefer this course.

The Indira Gandhi National Open University is the first choice for many learners to pursue distance MBA program. It is one of the best Universities for distance learning. It’s not very easy for learners to get admission in Ignou Master Business of administration like in other distance universities.

Related Article: How to apply for admission after qualifying OPENMAT

The programme consists of 21 courses in all. To apply for admission, the candidates has to qualify OPENMAT test.

There are certain eligibility criteria which must be followed by the students for admission to this distance management program.

IGNOU MBA Fee Structure

The candidates have to pay the sum of Rs. 1800/- per course for a fee. The total number of courses in this program are 21. It means the total program fee is Rs. 37,800/- (1800 x 21).

Program Duration

The minimum duration to complete all the required courses of MBA program is 2.5 years. The university provides the relaxation up to the maximum of 8 years to complete the master degree in management.

To get admission, the candidates can apply twice in a year i.e. in the month of November and May. The students can check out the admission notification on the university official website. Also, they should download the prospectus to know more about the Ignou distance MBA programme.

IGNOU OPENMAT Application form

The candidates can download the application form (Form 1) from the university official website. If the students have bought the application cum admission form from the regional centers or study centers than they must have an envelope containing the form.

Basically, this form is the application form which means the candidates has to first apply for Ignou OPENMAT test with this form and then later they can apply for admission with the another form if qualified in the entrance test.

The next step is to send the application form along with the demand draft of Rs.1050 (for students who have downloaded the form from the website) to the mentioned postal address- Registrar Student Evaluation Division, Block 12, IGNOU Maidan Garhi New Delhi- 110068.

For admission to July 2018 session, the entrance test will be conducted on 24th June 2018. The last date to apply for entrance test is 6th June 2018.

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In Indira Gandhi National Open University, the students who are pursuing Master of Business Administration programme has to appear in the term end examination after every six months to complete their master degree. Therefore, the students have to fill up IGNOU MBA Exam Form to appear in the Term-End Examination.

They can download the examination form either from university official website or they obtain it from the Student Handbook & Prospectus. To make it easier for students, the university has also started the process to accept the form online. The students can fill up IGNOU MBA Online Exam Form to appear in the upcoming examination.
Before, submitting the IGNOU MBA Exam form to the respective regional centre, it is important that the students must have submitted the required number of IGNOU MBA Assignments to the study centre before the due date.

The students can use the same examination form to appear in both June as well as December examination.
All the important information such as last date of submission, late fee, etc can be checked on the form itself. Sometimes, the IGNOU MBA online exam form link may be down due to some technical issues. In this case, you can choose the offline method to submit the form.

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The students has to pay Rs.120/- per course as the examination fee. Therefore, if you have to appear in examination for four courses, then you have to pay sum of Rs.480/- as exam fee. In case of filling up IGNOU MBA Online Exam Form, the students has to pay their exam fee via online payment system i.e. by using their Credit or Debit Card. The students filling up the IGNOU MBA exam form by offline method has to pay the examination fee in the form of demand daft only. The demand draft has to be made in the favour of IGNOU, payable at the city of regional centre where submitting the form.

There are few instructions and guidelines mentioned on the examination form which every student must follow while filling it. The students must fill up their enrollment number, programme code, course code correctly in the IGNOU MBA Exam Form. The form is liked to be rejected if the student do not fill up the details correctly. He/ She will not be allowed to appear in the Term-end Examination. Also, no hall ticket will be issued to such students.

Last Date to Submit IGNOU MBA Exam Form:
Last Date for IGNOU June ExaminationLate Fees (in Rs.)
1st March to 31st MarchNil
1st April to 30th April 500/-
1st May to 10th May1000/-
Last Date for IGNOU December ExaminationLate Fee
1st September to 30th SeptemberNIL
1st October to 31st October500/-
1 November to 10 November1000/-

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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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