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IGNOU MBA Admissions OPENMAT –33rd (2013)


Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) was established in 1985.The University invites applications for admissions to various Management Programmes through an entrance test for the session beginning from 2013.

Name of Programmes

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Diploma in Management (DIM)
  • PG Diploma in Management (PGDIM)
  • PG Diploma in Human Resource Management (PGDHRM)
  • PG Diploma in Financial Management (PGDFM)
  • PG Diploma in Operations Management (PGDOM)
  • PG Diploma in Marketing Management (PGDMM)

Important Dates:

Last date to receive requisition for supply of Prospectus by post: 26 December 2012

Deadline for submission of application form at Headquarter of IGNOU: 10 January 2013

Date of Entrance Test: 24 February 2013

End Date for admission: 31 May 2013

Eligibility Criteria:

  • General candidates must possess a graduation degree with 55 % marks from a recognized University. Besides, aspirants having bachelor’s degree with 3 years of supervisory or managerial or professional experience may also apply. Moreover, candidates possessing professional degree in Engineering/Technology/ Medicine/ Architecture/ Law/ Pharmacy or having Master’s degree are also eligible. Likewise, admission seekers having professional qualifications in Accountancy/ Cost and Works accountancy/ Company Secretaryship etc may also apply.
  • Applicants should have passed OPENMAT conducted by IGNOU. Moreover, candidates who have cleared the entrance tests like CAT, MAT and State level tests are not required to appear in OPENMAT. In such cases, the University will decide the cut off percentage, subject to at least 40%.
  • For DIM course, non-graduate candidates (10+2 or equivalent) with six years of Managerial/ Supervisory/ Professional experience are also eligible.

Application Fee

The application fee/ prospectus cost is Rs 500 in person or Rs 550 by post.

How to Apply

  • Aspirants can get the Student Handbook & Prospectus from the Headquarters of IGNOU or from any of its Regional Centres mentioned in the University’s website
  • Cash or through post by sending an IPO/ Demand Draft drawn in favor of IGNOU payable at New Delhi.
  • Moreover, candidates can also download the application form from IGNOU website www.ignou.ac.in. In such case, a DD/ IPO of Rs 500 should be submitted along with the form.
  • Applicants must send the completely filled form in the same envelope attached with the Prospectus to the below mentioned address on or before the last date:

Registrar (SED)

IGNOU Maidan Garhi

New Delhi 110068

Selection Process / Admission Process

  • Applicants will be selected on the basis of performance in the entrance test
  • Qualified candidates can get walk in admission by submitting the application form for admission to Management Programme (Form-2) available in the Prospectus.
  • Besides this, admission seeker will have to submit the required documents or testimonials and fee to the respective regional centres after receiving the result card before 31 May 2013.

For more queries, please visit University’s official website

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36 Comment


Dear Madam, Please provide full detail of Admission Fees.


pleace send contact detils nd fees informations

Sushil saini,

OBC candidate aplay MBA but how much %mark in greduation. can be aplay candidate


Dear Sir/Mam, please provide mba fees details.

Prashant Sharma,

I have downloaded OPENMAT form. How can I send it in the envelop specified in the prospectus?


Dear sir, i am rakesh singh completed m com before 7 years we wannt to know join MBA program kindly sugges

Mr Madhur Ragtah,

Sir, I am Madhur Ragtah B.A graduate from Delhi University with 50% marks. Can I eligible foor doing MBA from IGNOU.

Ajit Raj,

sir, i am Bcom graduate with 49%marks and i have 7 years experience can i eligible for doing mba form ignou

harshida padshala,

this is the best univercity for all indians

Asheesh Kumar Tiwari,

i have completed bca in 2011,now i want to do distance mba . Plz suggest.........

rahul baishya,

my b.tech degree will be completed by june and result be declared in july.......m i illegible to take admission in mba from ignou in this year? plz kindly reply to me.....rahulbaishya2013@gmail.com


sir, i am Bcom graduate with 49%marks and i have 1 years experience can i eligible for doing mba form ignou

parul davda,

give result date for OPENMAT2013

vaibhav ,

Please tell me how can I take admission for MBA now as date has already crossed.

Rosemary Chang,

sir i have applied for Feb 2013 entrance exam for Openmat XXXIII but due to late received of hall ticket i could not give the exam. Can i give the entrance test with the same hall ticket in summer202.148.200.143 My hall ticket also has a wrong spelling in name how to rectify that? Do i need to buy a new prospectus again? When is the date for entrance exam again? Kindly let me know. regards, Rose

aliva samantaray,

i forget to take admission this yr.so for the next admission pls suggest me.

aliva samantaray,

i forget to take admission this yr.so for the next admission pls suggest me.

Sikandar RB,

myself sikandar Rajbhar, I have completed the Graduation(B.Sc) on 2010.and now i want to take the admission in M.BA.so Please suggest me when its forms is filling.Does without entrance take the admission.

abdul shukkur AA,

sir i am completed my B.com, now i am working as an accountant in UAE. I wishes to take a admission on MBA at IGNOU. Can i get admission in this year.. also what is the admission procedure if examination attend in overseas.

Deepak Tiwari,

Please give some tips for openmat exam scheduled this weekend on no.9560391709

Gagan sharma,

I am graduate BA (48%) I want to take admission in IGNOU for MBA.What is the procedure & how to apply Also I want all information about course, books required dates of entrance exam in 2013.

neeraj tyagi,

dear sushil kumar yes we are ready to give admission in mba please contact us on 9555444564


Sir i have completd graeduation and also have given mat exam i want to be an mba so plse guide me

Arvind Machhi,

Sir, Please suggest me regarding admission. I forget to take admission in IGNU this year. So, for the next admission please suggest me.

sushant mane,

sir, i am completed my M.Com with specialisation of Advanced Accountancy but i want to apply the M.A. Economics can i able to get the admission from ignou117.239.91.30

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