IGNOU (Indira Gandhi National Open University), offers Post Graduation Programme in M.Sc under 3 specializations which include an M.Sc in Counseling and Family Therapy, an M.Sc in Food and Nutrition and an M.Sc in Mathematics with Applications in Computer Science by means of “Open Learning and Distance Education”. The duration of the course is two years (minimum) and can extend up to five years (maximum). IGNOU admission to M.Sc program is merit-based. Candidates with a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline from a recognized University may apply online on the official website with an application fee of INR 400. The application form for July Session will be available in Month of May.
|Course Name||Master’s in Science|
|Specializations||Food and Nutrition, Mathematics with Application in Computer Science, and Counselling & Family Therapy|
|Age limit||No bar|
|Application process||Online and Offline|
|Registration fee||INR 400|
|Eligibility||Graduate or Postgraduate in relevant discipline|
|Fee Structure||Check Here|
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Applicant must have a Bachelor's degree or Post Graduate Diploma in a relevant subject. Given below is the course-wise eligibility criteria for the M.Sc program:
|M.Sc in Food and Nutrition (MSCDFSM)||B.Sc. (Home Science) specialization in Food and Nutrition, Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition |
PG Diploma in Dietetics and Public Health Nutrition
MBBS, BHHS in Home Science/ Food Science and Technology, Life Science, Microbiology Health Care, Medical, Pharmaceutical Catering
|M.Sc in Counselling and Family Therapy (MSCCFT)||Bachelor’s degree with a specialization in subjects like Human Development and Family Studies, Child Development, Human Development & Childhood Studies, Child Development & Family Relationships, Home Science, Psychology, Social Work, Medicine|
“Allied disciplines” include Anthropology, Sociology, Education, Philosophy, MBBS. Or Bachelor’s Degree along with a Post Graduate Diploma in Guidance and Counselling
|M.Sc in Mathematics with Applications in Computer Science (MACS)||Graduate with a Major, or Honours in Mathematics with minimum 50% marks in aggregate|
IGNOU will take admission on merit basis.
Application form can be filled online as well as offline at IGNOU. For the online application process, the candidates are required to visit the official website and register themselves on the official website along with all the required details. and application fee of INR 400 are required to complete the process.
Applicants need to register themselves first and the username and password generated will be sent to your mail address.
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|M.Sc in Food and Nutrition (MSCDFSM)||INR 32,400|
|M.Sc in Counselling and Family Therapy (MSCCFT)||INR 33,600|
|M.Sc in Mathematics with Applications in Computer Science (MACS)||INR 26,400|
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Ques. A student who has studied Mathematics as one of the subjects in B.Sc/ BCA/ MCA and has an engineering degree. Is he eligible for M.Sc in Mathematics with Applications in Computer Science (MACS)?
Ques. When should I apply for the MACS?
Ques. Do I need to submit the application fee with the form?
Ques. Can I appear for the term-end examination anywhere in India?
Ques. What is the minimum and maximum duration to complete the M.Sc program at IGNOU?
|Course||Minimum Duration||Maximum Duration|
|M.Sc in Food and Nutrition (MSCDFSM)||2 years||3 years|
|M.Sc in Counselling and Family Therapy (MSCCFT)||2 years||5 years|
|M.Sc in Mathematics with Applications in Computer Science (MACS)||2 year||4 years|
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