IGNOU Distance MBA Admission 2016 -17

By | October 6, 2016

IGNOU MBA Admission 2016, OPENMET application from, eligibility criteria,  Admission Fees & last date of application. distance education indira gandhi open university details for MBA course.

IGNOU Distance MBA Admission 2016 -17


MBA Distance learning India IGNOU

IGNOU MBA AdmissionIGNOU or Indira Gandhi National Open University which offers distant learning course to the Indian students is considered as a largest open university of the world. Every year lakhs of student get admission into “IGNOU” for various courses. MBA is one such course which is very famous among the students and Business Aspirants of India. Those who wanted to do Business or Dreams to be a Entrepreneur MBA is first step for them. Those who wanted to do MBA but does not want to go regularly IGNOU MBA is best solution for them. Every year lacs of student applies for MBA course offered by IGNOU.

MBA Offered by Indira Gandhi National Open University is boon for so many people. It is highly flexible and cost effective, those who running out of time or they are doing job and wanted to continue their education Master of business application offered by IGNOU is best for them. Admission process for 2016-17 will soon begin on official site of the university. Candidate who dreams to complete their education can apply for this.

MBA Program offered By IGNOU

We all know MBA is vast field and there are hundreds of sub division is there. Every students wants to specialize in the area he is interested. We have listed out the course which is offered by IGNOU.

MBA Specialization offered by IGNOU
MBA in Banking and Finance
MBA in Marketing
MBA in Telecom Management
MBA in Insurance
MBA in Aviation Business Management
MBA in Biotechnology Management
MBA in Network Infrastructure Management
MBA in Textile Management
MBA in Financial Markets
MBA in Retail Management
MBA in Marketing/Finance/HR/Productions and Operations Management
MBA in Corporate Governance
MBA in Hospital and Healthcare Management (MBAHHM)
MBA in Entrepreneurship
MBA in Management Accounting and Finance
MBA in Hospitality Management (MBAHM)
MBA in Services Management
MBA in Information Technology Management

There is one general question asked by so many .i.e. why IGNOU offered so many specializations in MBA? Well simple answer is choose the career you want to build, you can also go for simple MBA which just give you glimpse of all sector but you go for specialization it helps you to chose your niche and that will help in your career. If you are seriously considering MBA and wants to get “IGNOU MBA Admission 2016 -17” choose any of the specialization courses.

Keep reading this Article we will guide you step by step how to get “IGNOU MBA Admission 2016”

Other Management Program Offered by IGNOU

  • Diploma in Management
  • Post Graduate Diploma in management
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Human Resource
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Financial management
  • Post Graduate Diploma in operation Management
  • Post Gradual Diploma in Marketing Management
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Market Practice

Schedule of OPENMAT-XL and XLI Entrance Test

Aspirants who wanted to take admission in MBA by Indira Gandhi national Open University they have to clear “OPEN MAT”. It is basically admission process which is set by IGNOU to give admission to eligible students. Examination is taken around the India and across various centers. Every year thousands of students, professional and entrepreneur apply for OPENMAT to get admission in MBA. This year too authorities expecting thousands of OPENMAT 2016 application through out of India. In this article we will give you complete glimpse of OPENMET Date, registration, Admit card, exam form and examination date.

Application of Admission Dates

OPENMAT 2016 Exam date

Events Date
Last date of application OPENMAT-XL 15/7/2016(Last date)
Last date of Application OPENMAT- XLI 15/12/2016(Last date)
Date of entrance Test(OPENMAT-XL) 21/8/2016
Date of entrance Test(OPENMAT-XLI) 05/02/2017
Validity of OPENMAT score card(XL)

1st Sem. 2017 (January 2017)

2nd Sem. 2017 (July 2017)

Validity of OPENMAT score card(XLI)

2nd Sem. 2017 (July 2017)

1st Sem. 2018 (January 2018)

Eligibility Criteria of IGNOU OPENMET

  • Graduation with 50% marks
  • No Age Limit
  • Degree from government recognized university

IGNOU OPENMAT Registration 2016

Candidate who fulfill above criteria set by university can apply for OPENMAT. Every year OPENMET is taken by open university twice a year. IGNOU OPENMET form 2016 will be in the “STUDENT HANDBOOK & PROSPECTUS” candidate have to fill the form have to send the IGNOU MBA Application by register AD or Speed Post on or before last date of registration to IGNOU HQ.

No Need to send any other document along with MBA Application form.

Admission Procedure

Once you are done with you OPENMET and have acquired marks more then cut off marks you are eligible for to get IGNOU MBA admission. As we have mentioned earlier OPENMET is take twice a year all over India. Result of the OPENMET will be sent to the entire student who has applied for examination and appeared for it too. Score card will tell candidate has acquired marks more then cut off or not and he is qualified or not. Candidate who has successfully clear the examination have to apply with APPLICATION FORM (Form 2). This form is needed to send to the respective universities.

Pl. Note that do keep a photo copy of FORM 2.

MBA Fee Structure by IGNOU

  • For Indian Students: 31500
  • For Foreign Students
  • SAARC Countries: 63000
  • Other countries: $ 7350 USD

Eligibility Criteria

  • Graduation with 50%
  • From Government recognized university
  • No age Limit

Application forms and Procedure

Candidates who are looking forward to get MBA admission 2016 in IGNOU has to fill the OPENMET Application form nearest IGNOU center. Once you have done with OPENMET 2016 application form you have to send it to the head quarters of Indira Gandhi national Open University.


Registrar SED,

Block 12 IGNOU,


Gandhi Medan

New Delhi – 110 068

Click here to download OPENMET Forms.

Download Prospectus

Candidate can download prospectus via online more or can ask it by Post. In case you want it by post, need to make demand draft in the name of “IGNOU” payable at New Delhi. Candidates have to pay Rs 1050 for Prospectus.

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