IGNOU announces provisional admission to students without final exam results for July 2020 session. This decision came out because of COVID-19 impact and delay on admission. Re-Registration Scheme has been discontinued by IGNOU. This decision marks cancellation of July 2020 registrations. This provision is not valid for old students as well.
IGNOU (Indira Gandhi National Open University), offers a two year Masters in Science in only 3 disciplines. These are Counseling & Family Therapy, Food & Nutrition and Mathematics with Applications in Computer Science. All of them are offered under Open Learning and Distance Education. The duration of the course can extend up to five years (maximum). IGNOU Admission 2020 to M.Sc program is based on scores in bachelor’s degree (merit-based).
Candidates can apply for IGNOU M.Sc Admissions online for July 2020 Session. Usually the filing of applications beigin in the month of May, this was not possible due to COVID-19 pandemic which has postponed the admission process to September. For now applications can be submitted by September 30, 2020 through the online portal of IGNOU. Applications can also be downloaded given in the prospectus and submitted as per the given instructions.
|Course Name||Master’s in Science (M.Sc)|
|Age limit||No bar|
|Application process||Online and Offline|
|Registration fee||INR 400|
|Eligibility||Graduate or Postgraduate in relevant discipline|
|Intake Session||January & July|
|Fee Structure||Check Here|
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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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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.
Click on the “Login” button from the homepage. Enter Personal Details, Programme Details, Qualification Details, and Course Details. Upload Scanned Documents. Documents need to be Self Attested.
Required scanned documents
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|
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College