IGNOU M.Com. Admission 2020: Eligibility, Last Date, Entrance Exam

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IGNOU offers various UG, PG and Doctoral level courses in multiple specializations under different schools through distance education mode. The university offers Master of Commerce (M.Com) in four specializations under the School of Management Studies (SOMS). The duration of the course is two years (minimum) and can extend up to five years (maximum).

Latest Update: 

  • Admission for January Session Started. Apply Here
  • Re-Registration for January Session 2020 started (Till November 30). 

For admission to M.Com, a candidate must have passed Bachelors degree from a recognized university. Selection of the candidates is done on the basis of marks secured in the qualifying degree. Program fee is INR 13,200 (6600 per year). IGNOU invites applications for admission to M.Com twice a year i.e. in January and July. Interested candidates can register for the M.Com program directly through the official IGNOU admission portal and submit the fees via Debit Card/ Credit Card/ Net Banking. For more admission related details, click on IGNOU Admission

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IGNOU M.Com Application Process

Candidates can fill and submit the application form for M.Com program through online mode. Interested candidates can apply by following the below given steps:

For Jan Admission – Click Here
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  1. Visit the admission portal of IGNOU and create your user ID & password by clicking the "Register Yourself" button. Student must remember his/her Username and Password for subsequent login.
  2. Already registered/ existing users must click the "Login" button and enter their username along with the password to go any further.
  3. Fill the application form and upload the required documents.
  4. Pay the application fee through Online Payment Gateway, i.e. by Debit/ Credit card or through net-banking.
  5. After successful fee submission, take the printout of payment confirmation slip for future correspondence.
  6. Click on ‘Submit’ to complete the application process successfully.
  7. Students can keep track of the application status by using their registration number & password.

    Note: Do not send the hard copy of the application form to any of the regional centers of IGNOU.

    Documents required for uploading:

    • Scanned Photograph and Scanned Signature (less than 100 KB in size)
    • Scanned copy of Age Proof
    • Scanned copy of relevant Educational Certificates
    • Scanned Copy of Experience Certificate (if any)
    • Scanned Copy of Category Certificate, if SC/ST/OBC
    • Scanned Copy of BPL Certificate, if Below Poverty Line

    IGNOU M.Com Eligibility Criteria

    M.Com (General) is specially designed to equip students with necessary conceptual, entrepreneurial and analytical skills required for handling the Business Operation, particularly in International Business.

    Eligibility: Bachelor’s degree or any higher degree from a recognized university.

    IGNOU Reservation

    Students with a disability of 40% or more are given additional two years beyond the maximum duration prescribed for the completion of program. IGNOU offers reservation to SC/ST/ NCL-OBC/ War Widows/ Kashmiri Migrants and Physically Handicapped as per the rules prescribed by Government of India.

    IGNOU M.Com Admission Process

    • Admission is granted on the basis of marks in the last qualifying degree.
    • University's admission committee releases the merit list as per candidates’ marks in UG degree.
    • Shortlisted candidates have to report at the respective Regional or Study center of the university with all the required documents in order to confirm their admission, i.,e
      • ID Proof 
      • Copy of Mark sheets of class 10+2, Graduation

    IGNOU M.Com Scholarship

    Scholarship forms can be obtained from the Regional Center of IGNOU followed by submission at Social Welfare Office or Directorate of Social Welfare in the respective states.

    National Center for Promotion of Employment of Disabled People (NCPEDP) also offers scholarships to the students enrolled in the PG programs offered by IGNOU.

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



    Geetha K

    Hi Team, I have done my in the year of 2007 and planning to do my now along with CMA USA certified course. Will IGNOU comes under IMA recognized university. Will IMA consider me as a student to do CMA USA course. Please clarify

    25 Nov, 2019 19:43
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Geetha, yes, you are eligible for this course. However, admission to this course will be done on the basis of entrance exam conducted by the university.

    26 Nov, 2019 11:46
    Sarabjeet S.J dohit

    hi mam I got 49% in graduation and I want to do MBA is it possible

    22 Nov, 2019 14:50
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Sarabjeet, yes, you are eligible to apply for admission to MBA. However, admission will depend on your score in OPENMAT conducted by the university.

    22 Nov, 2019 14:54
    Tajinder kaur

    Hello man I submitted assignments but due to health issues I was only able to give 1 exam of can I go for second year registration and by hand on hand I will give exams of 1st year in next TEE

    18 Nov, 2019 00:41
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Tajinder, if you have missed your first semester exam then you can as appear in supplementary exams. Ignou takes exam in month of June and December so if you have missed your exam in June you can give in December by enrolling yourself for supplementary exam.

    18 Nov, 2019 10:50

    Hi, What is the last date for taking admissions for January 2020 session in MCOM from IGNOU and when I will become eligible to give exams.

    16 Nov, 2019 19:33
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Mohit, candidates can apply for admission till last week of Dec, 2019 (tentatively).

    19 Nov, 2019 15:48
    Neha Jaiswal

    can I take admission in 2year

    14 Nov, 2019 01:31
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Neha, no, the university does not offers admission through lateral entry.

    14 Nov, 2019 10:56

    I have cleared my com first year and still need to get admission for final year. when the admission start ?

    11 Nov, 2019 11:55
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Olak, admission forms will be made available in Jan, 2020.

    11 Nov, 2019 12:02
    madhu das

    Can we do one year graduation in Ignou , if we are eligible?

    11 Nov, 2019 08:02
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Madhu, no, you can take maximum 6 years for completion of a degree but like other universities, it will take minimum 3 years for pursuing a degree.

    11 Nov, 2019 10:31
    Pooja Chhetri

    Hi I have done my graduation from north Bengal I want to do MCom from ignou actually I am unable to register my self so I just want to know that the registration date has been over for 2020 or I still have chance to get admission??

    10 Nov, 2019 01:05
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Pooja, admission dates for Jan session has not been released yet. Thus, you still have time to apply. As soon as any official date is announced by the authorities, it will be updated here.

    11 Nov, 2019 17:51
    Aswini Roy

    Can a general student do mcom under IGNOU,I think mcom is only for BCOM honors student

    03 Nov, 2019 16:08
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Aswini, no, there is no such thing as M.Com is only for Hons students. B.Com students can also apply for this course. In fact, in IGNOU, any graduate candidate can apply for admission in M.Com.

    04 Nov, 2019 12:43
    Ab Kumar

    Is it must to take class in ignou??

    30 Oct, 2019 13:36
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi AB, no, IGNOU offers distance education for all courses. Thus, no classes will be there and if any, they will be optional.

    30 Oct, 2019 15:32

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