The students desiring to join the IGNOU, and want to get the admission for any of the programmes, you can take the opportunity of doing it online. Online admission can be done by the three modes mentioned below.
- Cash Challan: Applicants without credit cards can use this method to deposit the fees. The student needs to pay an amount of Rs 6/- as bank charges along with the programme fee. It is done for free at the Punjab National Banks, but in Axis bank, the payment is charged with the Rs6. If the student opts to pay through cash, then the application form can be filled out online and submitted. Once it is submitted, the computer generates the control number automatically, and the student should take a note of it for future reference. The compute also displays the cash challan format, which needs to be printed out and filled. There will be three copies of the cash challan.
On making the cash payment in the bank, the bank will retain a copy of the challan, and return the other two after the transaction number is filled. Later, the student needs to affix his or her photograph, and the put the signature at the appropriate place on the admission form. Then, the form along with attested copies of the testimonials and one copy of challan is submitted to the RC to process the application.
- Credit cards: The applicants can join any of the programme in IGNOU by applying online. Payments can be made through their credit card. After the application is submitted online, the student needs to take a print out of the form, and submit it to the concerned RC, along with the attested copies. Once submitted, the application is processed.
- Bank drafts: Any applicant can pay the fees through bank drafts and fill out the particulars on the application form and submit it online. On submission, the student receives a control number which is used for future references. The applicant needs to take a print out of all the information that he or she online, and submit it along with the attested testimonials to the Regional Centre.
In short, a payment method is chosen, and the online application form is filled out with all the particulars inputted into it. Once done, the print out of all the forms are taken and submitted along with the photocopies to the Regional Centre.
How to fill IGNOU Online Form?