IGNOU extends admission deadline

New Delhi (NVI): The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has extended the application deadline for admission for July 2020 session till October 15 in the wake of Covid-19 pandemic. The last date to apply was September 30.

Students can apply by visiting the online admission portal of the University at ignouadmission.samarth.edu.in.

“This extension of last date shall not apply to Certificate and Semester-based programmes, i.e., MP, MPB, PGDMM, PGDFM, PGDHRM, PGDOM, PGDFMP, DBPOFA, PGDIS, MCA, BCA, and all Certificate and Awareness programmes of 6 months duration or less,” IGNOU said in a press release.

IGNOU has also extended the assignment submission deadline for June-December 2020 term-end examination. Those candidates, who have not applied or submitted applications so far can do so at the open varsity’s official website- ignou.ac.in.

The assignment can be submitted in the same manner as done for the June 2020 TEE through online and offline modes.

Admissions at several universities across India have been postponed due to the pandemic.