IGNOU Online MBA Overview
IGNOU has started offering their highly desirable Master of Business Administration (MBA) programme via online medium. Now, aspirants can complete their IGNOU Online MBA programme from their homes, all they’ll be needing is a stable internet connection and a smart device.
The classes will be given in the form of live online session sand pre-recorded classes, study materials shall also be completely digital. IGNOU also has their own Learning Management System (LMS) for managing the online course materials. IGNOU Online MBA programme is provided by IGNOU’s School of Management Studies (SOMS) and similar to other IGNOU MBA programmes, the online MBA program is also approved by AICTE. Admission for the new online MBA program by IGNOU starts from January 2022 session (open now).
This is the total fees for the IGNOU online MBA program. See the detailed fee structure and comparison for further details and breakdown of fees for each semester or course. The fees for First, second and fourth semester is ₹ 14,000 and for the third semester it is ₹ 16,000
Like other MBA programmes provided by IGNOU, the Online MBA program also has a standard programme duration of 2 years. Maximum duration to complete the program is 4 years.
The prospectus for the online MBA program is not available at the moment. We shall update this section as soon as it becomes available.
Candidates who has completed their bachelor degree programme from any reputed university with at least 50% marks (45% marks for reserved categories) can apply for the online MBA programme.
No Entrance Test
There are no entrance exams for the online MBA from IGNOU. You can apply online and the admissions will be based on merit.
How to Apply & Application Forms
Apply Online on IGNOU Website
You can directly apply for admission online via the IGNOU website. To get admission, visit: https://iop.ignouonline.ac.in/programme/p21
Online MBA Specializations
The IGNOU online MBA program can allows you to specialize your MBA in any one of the following streams:
The specialization stream should be specified during the time of admission. There is a provision for specifying your specialization during the time of admission to the online MBA program.
Other Features of the Online MBA Program
Frequently Asked Questions
Some of the Frequently Asked Questions about Online Distance MBA is answered here.
Yes the IGNOU onlineMBA program is recognized All India Council for Technical Education(AICTE).
Since the online mbaprogram is approved by AICTE. This makes it acceptable anywhere in in India, that being said, the recruiters might have their own set of norms for the candidate they prefer and varies widely from company to company. The placement prospects for the program varies from company to company. If you have the right set of skills along with an online MBA, you are always a contender for a better job.
IGNOU’s MBA is a certification that you have successfully completed the courses prescribed by IGNOU. You will need skills relevant to your field of work to be successfully placed in a company.
Yes, most government agencies and public sector companies accept IGNOU’s MBA program.
Yes, the classes and learning is completely online through IGNOU’s Learning Management System.
No, There is currently no entrance test for admission to online MBA from IGNOU.