IGNOU, The Indira Gandhi National Open University has extended the last date of registration for the January session. The candidates can apply till March 15, they can apply online through the official website- ignouadmission.samarth.edu.in, and for ODL programme on ignouiop.samarth.edu.in
IGNOU Online Admission Process
The last date for registration, re-registration for January 2022 session was earlier scheduled to be closed on March 5. Students are advised to read the instructions carefully and click the “Proceed for re-registration’ button to proceed after checking the box for having read the instructions at onlinerr.ignou.ac.in
the university was established in 1985 with a budget of ₹20 million, after the Parliament of India passed the Indira Gandhi National Open University Act, 1985. It is run by the central government of India, and with total active enrollment of over 3 million students, claims to be the largest University in the world.
The University was founded to serve the Indian population by means of distance and open education, providing quality higher education opportunities to all segments of society.
It also aims to encourage, coordinate and set standards for distance and open education in India, and to strengthen the human resources of India through education.
Apart from teaching and research, extension and training form the mainstay of its academic activities.
It also acts as a national resource center, and serves to promote and maintain standards of distance education in India.
It hosts the Secretariats of the SAARC Consortium on Open and Distance Learning (SACODiL) and the Global Mega Universities Network (GMUNET), initially supported by UNESCO.