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IGNOU announces admission to MBA (Banking & Finance)

The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has announced admission to MBA (Banking & Finance) programme for January-2018 session.

Oct 30, 2017, 16:35 PM IST

Need pragmatic policy to encourage mother tongue in school: Venkaiah Naidu

Calling languages as soul of society, Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday said that India should have a pragmatic policy to encourage mother tongues at early stages of school.

Oct 14, 2017, 19:32 PM IST

IGNOU to train Tripura teachers in elementary education

The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) today signed an agreement with the Tripura government for training 11,884 elementary level teachers from the state.

Aug 17, 2017, 21:17 PM IST

IGNOU relocating regional centres to ease students' woes: VC

"IGNOU is ravamping and relocating its regional centres logically and logistically across the country to reduce connectivity issues," the varsity's Vice Chancellor C Ravindra Kumar told PTI.

Jul 20, 2017, 20:03 PM IST

IGNOU admission for July session begins

Last date to apply online for master, bachelor, diploma and certificate programmes of the university is June 30.

May 15, 2017, 17:47 PM IST
IGNOU debuts in digital education, launches MOOC courses

IGNOU debuts in digital education, launches MOOC courses

Indira Gandhi National Open University, which has been pioneer in distance education, has now entered the digital education sphere and launched 11 free Massive Open Online Courses.

Apr 13, 2017, 21:11 PM IST

Tolerance, compassion, patriotism India's core values: Pranab Mukherjee

Tolerance for pluralism, compassion for all and love for the motherland are core civilisational values of India where hundreds of languages and all major religions live under one system.

Feb 23, 2017, 18:39 PM IST
IGNOU invites applications for admissions to M.Phil/Ph.D courses

IGNOU invites applications for admissions to M.Phil/Ph.D courses

Candidates can apply on the official website www.ignou.ac.in

Oct 01, 2016, 00:12 AM IST
IGNOU invites applications for distance management programmes; OPENMAT-XL on August 21

IGNOU invites applications for distance management programmes; OPENMAT-XL on August 21

The OPENMAT-XL will be conducted on August 21, 2016.

Jul 04, 2016, 23:06 PM IST

2003 Mulund blasts: Three witnesses depose for bomb planter Muzammil Ansari

A special POTA court on Friday recorded the statements of three witnesses who were examined by key accused and bomb planter Muzammil Ansari, convicted for multiple blasts in the city during 2002 and 2003.

Apr 01, 2016, 20:06 PM IST
IGNOU extends last date for January cycle admission

IGNOU extends last date for January cycle admission

IGNOU) on Monday extended the last date for admission applications for all its academic programmes till December 31.

Nov 30, 2015, 22:41 PM IST

BHU VC advocates restructuring of 3+2 higher education system

Though Delhi University's experiment with the Four Year Undergraduate Programme saw an unforeseen fate, BHU Vice-Chancellor Girsish Chandra Tripathi believes that the higher education system is an "outmoded construct" and there is need to restructure the 3+2 education system.

Nov 20, 2015, 00:18 AM IST
IGNOU to offer certificate, diploma courses in RTI soon

IGNOU to offer certificate, diploma courses in RTI soon

Keeping in mind the societal relevance of the Right to Information Act, the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has decided to rollout certificate and diploma courses in RTI.

Oct 04, 2015, 11:57 AM IST

Online examination at IGNOU soon; talks on with HRD, UGC

 The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), one of the largest distance learning universities in India with over 28 lakh students, is considering giving them the option of taking examinations online.

Sep 27, 2015, 09:56 AM IST

Series of campus placement drives at IGNOU

With an aim of making distance learning more lucrative, the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) is organising a series of campus placement drives for its students.

Sep 25, 2015, 18:23 PM IST
IGNOU to resume its operations in nine foreign centres soon

IGNOU to resume its operations in nine foreign centres soon

The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) will soon resume its operations in nine centres abroad and start fresh enrollment of international students, two years after it had to withdraw the facilities across 84 countries due to legal complications.

Sep 20, 2015, 13:31 PM IST

IGNOU receives record 3 lakh applications

The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), which had introduced online application process this year, has received over three lakh applications, registering an increase of 29 per cent.

Sep 14, 2015, 20:34 PM IST

Yakub Memon may not live to receive his second masters degree

Mumbai blasts accused Yakub Memon may not live to receive his second masters degree, in Political Science, which he earned while pursuing studies in the Central Prison here, as he is to be hanged on his birthday, July 30.

Jul 22, 2015, 23:00 PM IST

IGNOU asked to restart e-Gyankosh programme

The HRD Ministry has asked IGNOU to restart the online education programme e-GyanKosh, which was stopped in 2013 allegedly by Vice Chancellor M Aslam who is now facing a probe into administrative irregularities and closing down of certain programmes.

Jun 26, 2015, 16:00 PM IST

Bikaner prison inmates enrol for IGNOU courses

 Inmates of Bikaner Jail have shown good response to the opening of new IGNOU study centre in the campus where 45 prisoners have enrolled themselves in the first batch of different programmes including MBA and Human Rights.

Jun 14, 2015, 19:32 PM IST