filter your search allcollegesexamnews


IGNOU M.Sc. Admission 2019

Updated On - October 11th 2018 by SHUBHAM GARG

IGNOU (Indira Gandhi National Open University), New Delhi, was established in 1985 by Central Government of India. The university offers a plethora of undergraduate, postgraduate, certificate, diploma and doctoral programs by the means of open learning and distance education. University currently offers 228 academic programs through 67 Regional Centres spread across the country.

IGNOU, New Delhi offers M.Sc. under 3 specializations which include M.Sc in Counselling and Family Therapy, M.Sc. in Dietetics and Food Service Management and M.Sc. in Mathematics with Applications in Computer Science.

  • The duration of the course is two years (minimum) and can extend up to five years (maximum).
  • For admission to M.Sc, candidate must have passsed Bachelors degree from a recognized university.
  • Admission to the M.Sc program is based on the marks secured by the candidate in their qualifying degree examination.

Interested candidates can register for admission to M.Sc through online mode. Candidates must submit program fee online through Debit Card/ Credit Card/ Net Banking and and upload the scanned documents along with the application form. There is no age limit for admission to any course provided by the university.

For more admission related details, click on IGNOU Admission 2019.

  • Mode of Application



    30th Apr, 2019 - 31st Aug, 2019

Important Dates

Registration 30th Apr - 31st Aug , 2019

IGNOU M.Sc. Eligibility Criteria

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Food Service Management and Dietetics)

Candidates must have a B.Sc. degree in Home Science with specialization in Food  & Nutrition, Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition; or
They must have PG Diploma in Dietetics & Public Health Nutrition or its equivalent for admission to the program.

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Mathematics with Computer Science)

Candidate must have a graduation degree from a reputed university/institution with a Major or Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics with at least 50% marks in aggregate

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Counselling)

Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree with specialization in any of the following subjects: Human Development & Family Studies, Child Development, Child Development & Family Relationships, Home Science, Psychology, Social Work, Medicine or other allied disciplines

IGNOU M.Sc. Application Process


Eligible candidates can fill IGNOU application forms through online mode. Detailed procedure for registration is given below:

IGNOU M.Sc. Online Application:

For online registration, candidates should visit the official IGNOU admission portal.

  • Candidates must complete their registration process by creating a username and user password.
  • Upon filling the mandatory information, candidate should click the "SUBMIT" button.
  • Candidate’s username will be instantly sent to the registered e-mail ID and SMS. They must remember his/her Username and Password for subsequent login.
  • Upon logging in, candidate should fill the application form with all the required details.
  • After filling the form, candidate should upload the scanned copy of the following documents:
  1. Scanned Photograph and signature  (less than 100 KB in size)
  2. Scanned copy of Age Proof
  3. Scanned copy of Educational Qualification (less than 400 KB)
  4. Scanned Copy of Experience Certificate (if any) (less than 400 KB)
  5. Scanned Copy of Category Certificate, if SC/ST/OBC (less than 400 KB)
  6. Scanned Copy of BPL Certificate, if Below Poverty Line(less than 400 KB)
  • After uploading of the scanned documents, candidates can click the ‘next button’ for the application form preview option.
  • Candidates should pay the online program fee in addition to application fee through debit card, credit card, net banking, ATM (PNB)
  • Upon successful fee submission, candidates must take print out of the online application form for future correspondence.

IGNOU M.Sc Selection Process


  • Admission is granted on the basis of marks in the qualifying degree examination.
  • University's admission committee releases the merit list as per the marks in UG degree.
  • Shortlisted candidates have to report at the respective Regional or Study center of the university with all the required documents.

IGNOU M.Sc. Fee Structure

Fee must be submitted along with the duly filled application form.

ProgramAnnual Fee (application fee must be added in case of online application form)
Hospitality AdministrationINR 10,000
Mathematics with Applications in Computer ScienceINR 22,000
Dietetics and Food Service ManagementINR 27,000
Counselling and Family TherapyINR 28,000

IGNOU Contact Details:

Official Website:
Online Admissions: 29572964
Telephone Exchange: 29571000
Bachelor Masters: 29571318
For specific technical problem: 011-29572514 between 9.30 AM to 6.00 PM (Monday to Friday).

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College



priyanka singh

Can I got admission to M. Sc zoology

16 Oct, 2018 08:12
Akansha Expert

Hi Priyanka, MSc in Zoology Course does not Offer by the University.

16 Oct, 2018 12:51
hassina akhter

i have done (12 OLevel ALevel BLevel) working as a technical officer ìn NIELIT SRINAGAR on regular basis since 2011.Please suggest me what i have to do further from IGNOU

11 Oct, 2018 19:56
Akansha Expert

Hi Hassina, You may please check the official website to get the information about the course because this university does provide the course in specific specialization.

15 Oct, 2018 13:07
Sony kumari

I have done bsc.honors in zoology plz suggest me options for msc

10 Oct, 2018 20:02
Akansha Expert

Hi Sony, You may please contact to the given number for getting the course information that the university does offers or not this course.

11 Oct, 2018 12:32
P Rajagopal

Can I got admissions in msc mathematics

03 Oct, 2018 13:39
Akansha Expert

Hi Sir, You can Apply on IGNOU in January session.

03 Oct, 2018 14:33
Dinesh yadav

I completed with zoology .I take admission in but what I do for taking admission .I don't know . Please give me guide .I am want live in Delhi . I am do in distance corceses with

01 Oct, 2018 18:50
Akansha Expert

Hi Dinesh, Well it depends upon your interest, that in which subject do you have interest. and furthermore depends upon the university criteria.

11 Oct, 2018 15:05
Anam Hanif Mulla

i have completed my BHMS from MUHS, and i wanted to do M.Sc In psychology, can u please tell me if i can take admission in this field and if yes, when is the process of admission starting ??

26 Sep, 2018 21:46
Akansha Expert

Hi Anam, You may please contact to the given number for getting the course information that the university does offers or not this course.

27 Sep, 2018 11:24
Khushi Gupta

I have done B.Sc(IT). Please suggest me stream for M.Sc. Thanks

26 Sep, 2018 17:46
Akansha Expert

Hi Khushi, It is up to your interest in the subject and the college or university Admission Eligibility.

26 Sep, 2018 17:51
Khushi Gupta

This means I am eligible for any of the above msc courses

26 Sep, 2018 17:56
Akansha Expert

Hi Khushi, No It means that Every college has their own admission criteria or Procedure for admission and for IGNOU University has admission on the basis of Specialization in the relevant courses mentioned above.

26 Sep, 2018 18:04
selia meisnam

I had completed my bsc in biotechnology hons. Can't I get admission for msc DFSM?

25 Sep, 2018 23:20
Akansha Expert

Hi Selia, Candidates must have a B.Sc. degree in Home Science with specialization in Food

26 Sep, 2018 13:17
piyali bose

I have completed my B.Sc ( Bio Sc ) pass degree from C.U, can I do M.Sc in Zoology from IGNOU? If I can, then when will be the next session started.....pls tell me...Sir /Mam.

24 Sep, 2018 19:30
Garima Bansal

Hi piyali,The admissions are closed for this session.

25 Sep, 2018 12:55
gajendra singh shekhawat

Can I got admission in msc physics

24 Sep, 2018 19:03
Garima Bansal

Hi Gajendra, The admissions are closed for this session.

25 Sep, 2018 11:06

Show More comments