IGNOU List of Courses 2023 – Eligibility Check and Fee Structure

Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) offers a wide range of courses, not only in India but also in other countries around the world. The university provides online and distance education to all candidates, with a particular focus on distance courses at the moment.

Every year, a large number of candidates enroll in IGNOU and receive various degree certificates at IGNOU Convocation. More and more candidates are now joining IGNOU to complete various degree and certificate courses through distance education. IGNOU offers many courses after completion of 10+2 (or its equivalent) or after graduation. You can check out the list of active courses to choose the one that suits your interests and career goals.

IGNOU 2023 — Open & Distance Courses You Should Know About

IGNOU offers courses in various fields and disciplines, so students can easily enroll in the university and complete their studies through distance learning. IGNOU’s objective is to teach every student in their area of interest. The university is constantly working to expand the list of courses, so that students can enroll in the field that they want to pursue as a career.

Candidates can choose to enroll in IGNOU in either the January or July session for any of the programs they are interested in. All candidates have the option to apply online if they don’t want to visit the IGNOU center. We recommend exploring the IGNOU Prospectus, which provides the latest academic programs offered by IGNOU University along with their course structure.

IGNOU has already covered most courses in the list to provide maximum opportunities to all candidates. Candidates can find details of each course be it eligibility, fees, selection process among others. So, all you need to do is click and explore the latest course list to find the best program for your further studies.

IGNOU Courses List 2023 (Bachelor Degree)

Code of the Programme Programme Name Fee
BAG (CBCS) Bachelor of Arts (General) ₹ 11,400/-
BCOMG (CBCS) Bachelor of Commerce (General) ₹ 11,400/-
BSCG (CBCS) Bachelor og Science (General) ₹ 15,900/-
BSWG (CBCS) Bachelor of Social Work (General) ₹ 17,700/-
BAHDH (CBCS) BA Honou₹ in Hindi ₹ 12,600/-
BAECH (CBCS) BA Honou₹ in Economics ₹ 12,600/-
BAEGH (CBCS) BA Honou₹ in English ₹ 12,600/-
BAHIH (CBCS) BA Honou₹ in History ₹ 12,600/-
BAPSH (CBCS) BA Honou₹ in Political Science ₹ 12,600/-
BASOH (CBCS) BA Honou₹ in Sociology ₹ 12,600/-
BAPCH (CBCS) BA Honou₹ in Psychology ₹ 13,500/-
BAPAH (CBCS) BA Honou₹ in Public Administration ₹ 12,600/-
BSCANH (CBCS) Bachelor of Science (Honours) (Anthropology) ₹ 18,000/-
BSCBCH (CBCS) Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Biochemistry ₹ 43,500/-
BAVTM (CBCS) BA Vocational Studies in Tourism Management ₹ 12,600/-
BTS Bachelor of Arts in Tourism Studies ₹ 12,600/-
BCA Bachelor of Computer Applications ₹ 45,000/-
BEd Bachelor of Education ₹ 55,000/-
BLIS Bachelor of Library and Information Science ₹ 7,900/-
BBARL BBA in Retailing ₹ 30,000/-
BBASM BBA in Services Management ₹ 60,000/-
BScNPB Post Basic Bachelor in Science Nursing ₹ 56,000/-
BAPFHMH Bachelor of Performing Arts – Hindustani Music (Honours) ₹ 27,600/-
BAVMSME BA Vocational Studies in Micro Small and Medium Enterprises ₹ 15,300/-
BASKH BA Honou₹ in Sanskrit ₹ 12,600/-
BAUDH BA Honou₹ in Urdu ₹ 12,600/-
BA (Old) Bachelor of Arts ₹ 8,100/-
BCom (Old) Bachelor of Commerce ₹ 8,100/-
BSW (Old) Bachelor of Social Work ₹ 16,200/-
BSc (Old) Bachelor in Science ₹ 13,500/-
BCom CA&A (Old) BCom with Major in Corporate Affai₹ and Administration ₹ 7,200/-
BCom F&CA (Old) BCom with Major in Financial and Cost Accounting ₹ 8,100/-
BCom A&F (Old) Bachelor of Commerce with Major in Accountancy and Finance ₹ 8,100/-

IGNOU Courses List 2023 (Master Degree)

Code of the Programme Programme Name Fee
MADE MA in Distance Education ₹ 12,000/-
MAGD MA in Gender and Development Studies ₹ 12,000/-
MAPC MA in Psychology ₹ 18,600/-
MATS MA in Translation Studies ₹ 12,600/-
MSW MA in Social Work ₹ 36,000/-
MSWC Master of Social Work in Counselling ₹ 36,000/-
MEC MA in Economics ₹ 17,000/-
MEG MA in English ₹ 14,000/-
MHD MA in Hindi ₹ 14,000/-
MAH MA in History ₹ 14,000/-
MAPY MA in Philosophy ₹ 14,000/-
MPS MA in Political Science ₹ 14,000/-
MPA MA in Public Administration ₹ 14,000/-
MARD MA in Rural Development ₹ 13,000/-
MSO MA in Sociology ₹ 14,000/-
MAAE MA in Adult Education ₹ 14,400/-
MAGPS MA in Gandhi and Peace Studies ₹ 12,000/-
MAEDU MA in Education ₹ 18,000/-
MBA Master of Business Administration ₹ 62,000/-
MCom Master of Commerce ₹ 18,000/-
MCom BP & CG MCom in Business Policy and Corporate Governance ₹ 16,800/-
MCom F&T MCom in Finance & Taxation ₹ 16,800/-
MCA Master of Computer Applications ₹ 48,000/-
MLIS Master of Library and Information Science ₹ 10,800/-
MSCDFSM MSc in Dietetics and Food Service Management ₹ 32,400/-
MSCCFT MSce in Counseling and Family Therapy ₹ 33,600/-
MAAN MA in Anthropology ₹ 17,200/-
MACS MSc in Mathematics with Applications in Computer Science ₹ 26,400/-
MADVS MA in Development Studies ₹ 12,000/-
MTTM Master of Tourism & Travel Management ₹ 16,600/-
MAWGS MA in Women’s and Gender Studies ₹ 14,400/-
MAJMC MA in Journalism and Mass Communication ₹ 25,000/-
MSK Master of Arts in Sanskrit ₹ 14,000/-
MSCENV Master of Science (Environmental Science) ₹ 15,000/-
MAER Master of Arts (Entrepreneurship) ₹ 15,000/-
MSCIS Master of Science (Information Security) ₹ 43,200/-
MAFCS Master of Arts (Folklore and Culture Studies) ₹ 12,000/-
MADP Master of Arts (Drawing and Painting) ₹ 16,500/-
MAUD Master of Arts (Urdu) ₹ 12,600/-
MAJY Master of Arts (Jyotish) ₹ 12,600/-
MBF MBA in Banking and Finance ₹ 62,000/-
MBAHM MBA in Human Resource Management ₹ 62,000/-
MBAFM MBA in Financial Management ₹ 62,000/-
MBAOM MBA in Operations Management ₹ 62,000/-
MBAMM MBA in Marketing Management ₹ 62,000/-
MAHV MA in Hindi Vyavsayik Lekhan ₹ 13,000/-
MAVS MA in Vedic Studies ₹ 14,000/-
MAEOH MA in Environmental and Occupational Health ₹ 14,000/-
MASS MA in Sustainability Science ₹ 14,000/-
MACSR MA in Corporate Social Responsibility ₹ 14,400/-
MAUS MA in Urban Studies ₹ 14,400/-
MSCRWEE MSc in Renewable Energy and Environment ₹ 24,400/-
MAARB MA in Arabic ₹ 21,600/-
MSCFSQM MSc in Food Safety and Quality Management ₹ 26,000/-

IGNOU Courses List 2023 (Diploma)

Code of the Programme Programme Name Fee
DAQ Diploma in Aquaculture ₹ 7,800/-
DBPOFA Diploma in BPO Finance & Accounting ₹ 10,000/-
DCE Diploma in Creative Writing in English ₹ 3,800/-
DCCN Diploma in Critical Care Nursing ₹ 6,000/-
DDT Diploma in Dairy Technology ₹ 15,200/-
DECE Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education ₹ 3,000/-
DAFE Diploma in HIV and Family Education ₹ 1,500/-
DMT Diploma in Meat Technology ₹ 14,400/-
DNA Diploma in Nursing Administration ₹ 10,800/-
DNHE Diploma in Nutrition and Health Education ₹ 3,000/-
DPLAD Diploma in Panchayat Level Administration & Development ₹ 3,600/-
DIPP Diploma in Paralegal Practice ₹ 8,400/-
DTG Diploma in Teaching German as a Foreign Language ₹ 7,000/-
DTS Diploma in Tourism Studies ₹ 4,500/-
DUL Diploma in Urdu ₹ 1,800/-
DVAPFV Diploma in Value Added Products from Fruits and Vegetables ₹ 14,400/-
DWM Diploma in Watershed Management ₹ 12,000/-
DWED Diploma in Women’s Empowerment and Development ₹ 3,600/-
DEVMT Diploma in Event Management ₹ 8,000/-
DIR Diploma in Retailing ₹ 10,000/-
DPVE Diploma in Value Education ₹ 4,000/-
DTH Diploma in Theatre Arts ₹ 7,700/-
DMOP Diploma in Modern Office Practice ₹ 6,000/-
DHORT Diploma in Horticulture ₹ 3,800/-
DSCDM Diploma in Smart City Development and Management ₹ 10,000/-

IGNOU Diploma Courses List 2023 (Post Graduate)

Code of the Programme Programme Name Fee
PGDT PG Diploma in Translation ₹ 4,000/-
PGDCFT PG Diploma in Counselling and Family Theraphy ₹ 16,800/-
PGDCJ PG Diploma in Criminal Justice ₹ 10,800/-
PGDDM PG Diploma in Disaster Management ₹ 6,300/-
PGDEMA PG Diploma in Educational Management and Administration ₹ 7,000/-
PGDGPS PG Diploma in Gandhi and Peace Studies ₹ 4,200/-
PGDHE PG Diploma in Higher Education ₹ 3,000/-
PGDIS PG Diploma in Information Security ₹ 21,600/-
PGDIBO PG Diploma in International Business Operations ₹ 8,200/-
PGDPPED PG Diploma in Pre Primary Education ₹ 9,600/-
PGDWGS PG Diploma in Women’s & Gender Studies ₹ 7,200/-
PGDAC PG Diploma in Analytical Chemistry ₹ 9,600/-
PGDAPP PG Diploma in Audio Programme Production ₹ 12,000/-
PGDBP PG Diploma in Book Publishing ₹ 9,000/-
PGDET PG Diploma in Education Technology ₹ 6,600/-
PGDESD PG Diploma in Environment and Sustainable Development ₹ 7,000/-
PGDFCS PG Diploma in Folklore and Culture Studies ₹ 2,700/-
PGDFSQM PG Diploma in Food Safety and Quality Management ₹ 14,400/-
PGDGM PG Diploma in Geriatric Medicine ₹ 26,400/-
PGDHIVM PG Diploma in HIV Medicine ₹ 60,000/-
PGDIPR PG Diploma in Intellectual Property Rights ₹ 10,200/-
PGJMC PG Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communication ₹ 12,500/-
PGDLAN PG Diploma in Library Automation and Networking ₹ 18,000/-
PGDMCH PG Diploma in Maternal and Child Health ₹ 30,000/-
PGDPSM PG Diploma in Pharmaceutical Sales Management ₹ 8,400/-
PGDRD PG Diploma in Rural Development ₹ 2,400/-
PGDSLM PG Diploma in School Leadership and Management ₹ 6,000/-
PGDSS PG Diploma in Sustainability Science ₹ 7,000/-
PGDMH PG Diploma in Mental Health ₹ 9,000/-
PGDCOUN PG Diploma in Social Work Counselling ₹ 15,000/-
PGDEOH PG Diploma in Environmental and Occupational Health ₹ 6,600/-
PGDDVS PG Diploma in Development Studies ₹ 5,400/-
PGDAST PG Diploma in Applied Statistics ₹ 7,600/-
PGDHHM PG Diploma in Hospital and Health Management ₹ 25,200/-
PGDUPDL PG Diploma in Urban Planning and Development ₹ 6,000/-
PGDCA PG Diploma in Computer Applications ₹ 21,600/-
PGDAW Post Graduate Diploma in Animal Welfare ₹ 5,400/-
PGDCSR Post Graduate Diploma in Corporate Social Responsibility ₹ 7,000/-
PGDIDM Post Graduate Diploma (Digital Media) ₹ 5,000/-
PGDDC Post Graduate Diploma (Development Communication) ₹ 5,000/-
PGDSHST Post Graduate Diploma in Sindhi-Hindi-Sindhi Translation ₹ 5,100/-
PGDEME Post Graduate Diploma in Electronic Media ₹ 9,500/-
PGDAB Post Graduate Diploma in Agribusiness ₹ 7,100/-
PGDMIDI Post Graduate Diploma in Migration and Diaspora ₹ 6,100/-
PGDWI Post Graduate Diploma in Writings from India ₹ 7,000/-
PGDBLT Post Graduate Diploma in British Literature ₹ 7,000/-
PGDNOV Post Graduate Diploma in the Novel ₹ 7,000/-
PGDWM Post Graduate Diploma in Writings from the Margins ₹ 7,000/-
PGDAML Post Graduate Diploma in American Literature ₹ 7,000/-
PGDNLEG Post Graduate Diploma in New Literature in English ₹ 7,000/-
PGDVS Post Graduate Diploma in Vastushastra ₹ 6,000/-
PGDHRM Post Graduate Diploma in Human Resource Management ₹ 12,000/-
PGDFM Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Management ₹ 12,000/-
PGDMM Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing Management ₹ 12,000/-
PGDOM Post Graduate Diploma in Operations Management ₹ 12,000/-
PGDINDS Post Graduate Diploma in Industrial Safety ₹ 12,100/-
PGDDE Post Graduate Diploma in Distance Education ₹ 6,000/-

IGNOU Certificate Courses List 2023 (Post Graduate)

Code of the Programme Programme Name Fee
PGCGI PG Certificate in Geo Informatics ₹ 6,000/-
PGCCL PG Certificate in Cyber Law ₹ 8,400/-
PGCGPS PG Certificate in Gandhi and Peace Studies ₹ 2,400/-
PGCAE PG Certificate in Adult Education ₹ 3,600/-
PGCAP PG Certificate in Agriculture Policy ₹ 3,600/-
PGCBHT PG Certificate in Bangla-Hindi Translation ₹ 1,800/-
PGCMHT PG Certificate in Malayalam-Hindi Translation ₹ 1,800/-
PGCPP PG Certificate in Patent Practice ₹ 9,600/-
PGCCC PG Certificate in Climate Change ₹ 3,800/-
PGCIATIVI PG Certificate in Information and Assistive Technology for Instructo₹ of Visually Impaired ₹ 6,000/-
PGCMDM PG Certificate in Medical Management of CBRNE Disasters ₹ 5,500/-
PGCINDS Post Graduate Certificate in Industrial Safety ₹ 6,000/-
PGCIPWS Post Graduate Certificate in Inventory Planning and Warehousing for Engineers ₹ 6,000/-
PGCAR Post Graduate Certificate in Anuvaad evam Rupantaran mein Snatakottar Pramanpatra ₹ 3,000/-

IGNOU Courses List 2023 (Certificate)

Code of the Programme Programme Name Fee
CAHT Certificate in Anti Human Trafficking ₹ 1,400/-
CAL Certificate in Arabic Language ₹ 1,800/-
CIB Certificate in Bee Keeping ₹ 1,400/-
CBS Certificate in Business Skills ₹ 3,200/-
CCLBL Certificate in Co-operation, Co-operative Law ₹ 8,400/-
CCITSK Certificate in Communication and IT Skills ₹ 5,700/-
CCR Certificate in Community Radio ₹ 6,600/-
CCP Certificate in Consumer Protection ₹ 1,800/-
CDM Certificate in Disaster Management ₹ 2,600/-
CETM Certificate in Energy Technology and Management ₹ 3,000/-
CES Certificate in Environmental Studies ₹ 2,400/-
CFN Certificate in Food and Nutrition ₹ 1,900/-
CIG Certificate in Guidance ₹ 2,000/-
CHCWM Certificate in Health Care Waste Management ₹ 3,000/-
CAFE Certificate in HIV and Family Education ₹ 1,000/-
CHBHC Certificate in Home Based Health Care ₹ 2,400/-
CHR Certificate in Human Rights ₹ 2,600/-
CIT Certificate in Information Technology ₹ 6,000/-
CIHL Certificate in International Humanitarian Law ₹ 2,700/-
CMCHN Certificate in Maternal and Child Health Nursing ₹ 6,600/-
CNIN Certificate in Newborn & Infant Nursing ₹ 6,600/-
CNM Certificate in NGO Management ₹ 1,800/-
CNCC Certificate in Nutrition and Childcare ₹ 2,400/-
COF Certificate in Organic Farming ₹ 4,800/-
CPABN Certificate in Performing Arts – Bharatnatyam ₹ 4,000/-
CPAHM Certificate in Performing Arts – Hindustani Music ₹ 4,000/-
CPAKM Certificate in Performing Arts – Karnatak Music ₹ 4,000/-
CPATHA Certificate In Performing Arts -Theatre Arts ₹ 4,000/-
CPF Certificate in Poultry Farming ₹ 3,600/-
CSWCJS Certificate in Social Work and Criminal Justice System ₹ 1,400/-
CTE Certificate in Teaching English as a Second Language ₹ 2,400/-
CTS Certificate in Tourism Studies ₹ 2,400/-
CUL Certificate in Urdu Language ₹ 1,200/-
CVAA Certificate in Visual Arts – Applied Arts ₹ 4,000/-
CVAP Certificate in Visual Arts – Painting ₹ 4,000/-
CWHM Certificate in Water Harvesting and Management ₹ 2,400/-
CCPD Certificate of Competency in Power Distribution ₹ 3,600/-
CFE Certificate Programme in Functional English ₹ 4,000/-
CPLT Certificate Programme in Laboratory Techniques ₹ 4,200/-
CRD Certificate Programme in Rural Development ₹ 1,800/-
CPVE Certificate Programme In Value Education ₹ 1,800/-
CTPM Certificate Programme Teaching of Primary School Mathematics ₹ 1,800/-
ACISE Advanced Certificate in Information Security ₹ 5,400/-
ACPDM Advanced Certificate in Power Distribution Management ₹ 5,500/-
CLIS Certificate in Library and Information Science ₹ 3,000/-
CKLC Certificate in Korean Language & Culture ₹ 2,500/-
ACPSD Appreciation Course on Population and Sustainable Development ₹ 1,000/-
CLTA Certificate Programme on Life and Thought of B.R. Ambedkar ₹ 1,000/-
CFAID Certificate in First Aid ₹ 3,500/-
CTRBS Certificate in Tribal Studies ₹ 1,000/-
CSLC Certificate in Spanish Language & Culture ₹ 4,500/-
CGDA Certificate in General Duty Assistance ₹ 6,000/-
CGCA Certificate in Geriatric Care Assistance ₹ 6,500/-
CPHA Certificate in Phlebotomy Assistance ₹ 7,500/-
CHHA Certificate in Home Health Assistance ₹ 6,000/-
CPY Certificate Program in Yoga ₹ 5,000/-
CFL Certificate in French Language ₹ 6,600/-
CRUL Certificate in Russian Language ₹ 2,500/-
CIS Certificate in Sericulture ₹ 4,200/-
CJL Certificate Programme in Japanese Language ₹ 5,500/-
CGL Certificate in German Language ₹ 2,500/-
CFDE Certificate in Fashion Design ₹ 5,000/-
CCH Certificate in Community Health ₹ 15,000/-
CPEL Certificate in Persian Language ₹ 1,800/-
CPSCM Certificate in Peace Studies and Conflict Management ₹ 3,500/-
ACE Appreciation Course on Environment ₹ 1,200/-
APDF Awareness Programme on Dairy Farming for Rural Farmers ₹ 1,100/-
CSWM Certificate in Solid Waste Management ₹ 3,600/-
CMAD Certificate Program in Mobile Application Development ₹ 5,000/-
CGAS Certificate in Gender, Agriculture and Sustainable Development ₹ 3,800/-
CAPMER Certificate in Apparel Merchandising ₹ 3,000/-
CPDT Certificate in Professional Development of Teachers ₹ 6,500/-
SSB Certificate in Communicative Sanskrit ₹ 1,500/-
CVG Certificate in Vedic Ganit ₹ 2,000/-
CGSL Certificate in Gender in Law ₹ 2,500/-
CSWATT Certificate in Solid Wastes Treatment Techniques ₹ 5,000/-
CCOMO Certificate in Condition Monitoring ₹ 9,300/-
CSCDM Certificate in Smart City Development and Management ₹ 5,000/-
CSANKALP Certificate in Skill Acquisition and Knowledge Awareness For Livelihood Promotion Sponsored by MSDE
CGSCI Certificate in Gender and Science ₹ 2,500/-

IGNOU  Courses List 2023 (PhD)

Program Code Name of the Program Program Fee
PHDEC PhD in Economics ₹ 16,800/-
PHDSOC PhD in Sociology ₹ 16,800/-
PHDHIS PhD in History ₹ 16,800/-
PHDLIS PhD in Library & Information Science ₹ 16,800/-
PHDPC PhD in Psychology ₹ 16,800/-
PHDJMC PhD in Journalism & Mass Communication ₹ 16,800/-
PHDPVA PhD in Performing And Visual Arts ₹ 16,800/-
PHDCOM PhD in Commerce ₹ 16,800/-
PHDMGMT PhD in Management ₹ 16,800/-
PHDES PhD in Education ₹ 16,800/-
PHDDE PhD in Distance Education ₹ 33,600/-
PHDGDS PhD in Gender And Development Studies ₹ 16,800/-
PHDITS PhD in Inter-disciplinary and Trans-disciplinary Studies ₹ 16,800/-
PHDDR Ph.d In Dairy Science And Technology ₹ 16,800/-
PHDDV PhD in Development Studies ₹ 16,800/-
PHDTS PhD in Tourism And Hospitality ₹ 16,800/-
PHDCS Doctor Of Philosophy Computer Science ₹ 16,800/-
PHDNS PhD in Nursing ₹ 16,800/-
PHDFL Ph.d In French ₹ 14,000/-
PHDVE PhD in Vocational Education ₹ 16,800/-
PHDHIN PhD in Hindi ₹ 16,800/-
PHDCD PhD in Child Development ₹ 16,800/-
PHDHC PhD in Home Science ₹ 16,800/-
PHDRD PhD in Rural Development ₹ 16,800/-
PHDSW PhD in Social Work ₹ 16,800/-

How do I Search for Courses in IGNOU?

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Course Time Durations in IGNOU

Each course at IGNOU has a different time duration, which is indicated on the page of every program. Generally, IGNOU certificate courses have a shorter duration, which can be completed in 6 months, while bachelor’s degree courses have a longer time duration with a minimum of 3 years. IGNOU provides the opportunity for all students to complete degree courses with an additional certificate program. This means that a candidate will receive two certificates at the end of the degree course.

Choosing a Course at IGNOU

Candidates have to choose a course based on their current education qualifications and interests. If you have completed 10+2, then you can go for a Bachelor’s degree program. If you already have a graduation or bachelor’s degree, then you can start your further studies with a master’s degree. You can click on any of the above categories to get details about all the programs. We always recommend choosing a course only after discussing it with a qualified person and researching everything about it, such as its scope and future prospects.

If you have any doubts regarding any course at IGNOU, you can connect with the coordinator of your program to get detailed instructions about your interested program and how to enroll in IGNOU.