IGNOU Distance Courses 2019, Master Degree, Bachelor Degree, Certificate, Diploma

Ignou Distance Courses offered
Written by Sumit Sharma

IGNOU Distance Courses 2019

The Indira Gandhi National Open University is a distance learning university which has been established by an Act of Parliament in 1985 to promote education in rural and far flung areas. The university provides Degrees, Diplomas and Certificates as per the programme was chosen by the learner. All these has been recognised by all the member institutions of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).

The IGNOU offers various distance education courses to students from all over the country and abroad. The university offers need-based academic programmes to the learners which is very much helpful in getting the job opportunity. The university offers disciplines such as Bachelor’s Preparatory, Master’s Degree, Bachelor’s Degree, Diplomas, Post Graduate Diploma, Certificate, Post Graduate Certificate, Advanced Certificate, Appreciation, and Online. The IGNOU courses which have been included in these programmes are conventional as well as innovative and they have been also given professional and vocational orientation by the university.

Due to the huge database of students associated with the university, the IGNOU has established various Schools of Studies which are responsible for designing, develop, plan, supervise and organise its academic programmes and courses in coordination with the School staff and different academic, administrative and service wings of the University. The main focus of IGNOU is to provide the wide choice of courses to the learners at different levels.

The Indira Gandhi National Open University offers admission to most of its distance programmes and courses in two academic sessions i.e. in January and July. There are few disciplines for which admission is provided in only any of the one session. To obtain admission to these courses, the university provides the IGNOU Prospectus which includes the information about all the programmes and courses such as admission eligibility, age limit, duration, fee structure, etc.

The learners can obtain the prospectus from the nearest IGNOU Regional Centre or they can simply download the soft copy of prospectus from university official website at following path: http://www.ignou.ac.in/ignou/studentzone/downloads/3

There are few IGNOU distance courses 2019 for which the university follows the semester system approach of study whereas some courses follow the yearly system. The students can apply for admission to these courses online at university admission portal.

The university publishes the advertisement for admission to its various programmes on its website and local daily newspapers. All the important information such as commencement of admission, last date of admission, etc. is provided in the advertisement itself. For the student’s convenience, we have provided below the list of IGNOU courses which university offers in different sessions:

1) List of IGNOU Master’s Degree Programmes:

2) List of IGNOU Bachelor’s Degree Programmes:

3) List of IGNOU Diploma Programmes:

  • PG Diploma in Library Automation and Networking (PGDLAN)
  • PG Diploma in Disaster Management (PGDDM)
  • PG Diploma in Gandhi and Peace Studies (PGDGPS)
  • PG Diploma in Rural Development (PGDRD)
  • PG Diploma in Counselling & Family Therapy (PGDCFT) (offered only in July Session)
  • PG Diploma in Translation (PGDT)
  • PG Diploma in International Business Operations (PGDIBO)
  • PG Diploma in Environment and Sustainable Development (PGDESD)
  • PG Diploma in Analytical Chemistry (PGDAC)
  • PG Diploma in Applied Statistics (PGDAST)
  • PG Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communication (PGJMC)
  • PG Diploma in Audio Programme Production (PGDAPP)
  • PG Diploma in Higher Education (PGDHE)
  • PG Diploma in Educational Technology (PGDET)
  • PG Diploma in School Leadership and Management (PGDSLM)
  • PG Diploma in Educational Management and Administration (PGDEMA)
  • PG Diploma in Pre- Primary Education (PGDPPED)
  • PG Diploma in Social Work among the Tribals (PGDSWT)
  • PG Diploma in Pharmaceutical Sales Management (PGDPSM)
  • PG Diploma in Information Security (PGDIS)
  • PG Diploma in Intellectual Property Rights (PGDIPR)
  • PG Diploma in Criminal Justice (PGDCJ)
  • PG Diploma in Extension and Development Studies (PGDEDS)
  • Post-Graduate Diploma in Adult Education (PGDAE) (offered only in July Session)
  • PG Diploma in Urban Planning and Development (PGDUPDL)
  • PG Diploma in Folklore and Culture Studies (PGDFCS)
  • PG Diploma in Hospital and Health Management(PGDHHM) (offered only in January Session)
  • PG Diploma in Geriatric Medicine (PGDGM) (offered only in January Session)
  • PG Diploma in Maternal and Child Health (PGDMCH) (offered only in July Session).
  • PG Diploma in HIV Medicine (PGDHIVM) (offered only in July Session)
  • PG Diploma in Food Safety and Quality Management (PGDFSQM)(offered only in July Session)
  • PG Diploma in Plantation Management (PGDPM) (offered only in July Session)
  • PG Diploma in Book Publishing (PGDBP) (offered only in July Session)
  • PG Diploma in Women’s & Gender Studies (PGDWGS) (offered only in July Session)
  • Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education (DECE)
  • Diploma in Nutrition & Health Education (DNHE)
  • Diploma in Panchayat Level Administration and Development (DPLAD)
  • Diploma in Tourism Studies (DTS)
  • Diploma in Aquaculture (DAQ)
  • Diploma in Creative Writing in English (DCE)
  • Diploma in Urdu Language (DUL)
  • Diploma in HIV and Family Education (DAFE)
  • Diploma in Business Process Outsourcing- Finance and Accounting (DBPOFA)
  • Diploma in Women’s Empowerment and Development (DWED)
  • Diploma in Paralegal Practice (DIPP)
  • Diploma in Nursing Administration (DNA) (offered only in January Session)
  • Diploma in Critical Care Nursing (DCCN) (offered only in January Session)
  • Diploma in Value Added Products from Fruits and Vegetables (DVAPFV) (offered only in July Session)
  • Diploma in Dairy Technology (DDT) (offered only in July Session)
  • Diploma in Meat Technology (DMT) (offered only in July Session)
  • Diploma in Production of Value Added Products from Cereals, Pulses and Oilseeds (DPVCPO) (offered only in July Session)
  • Diploma in Fish Products Technology (DFPT) (offered only in July Session)
  • Diploma in Watershed Management (DWM) (offered only in July Session)

4) List of IGNOU Certificate Programmes:

  • Advance Certificate in Power Distribution Management (ACPDM).
  • Advanced Certificate in Information Security (ACISE).
  • PG Certificate in Extension and Development Studies (PGCEDS)
  • PG Certificate in Adult Education (PGCAE)
  • PG Certificate in Cyber Law (PGCCL)
  • PG Certificate in Patent Practice (PGCPP)
  • PG Certificate in Bangla-Hindi Translation (PGCBHT)
  • PG Certificate in Malayalam-Hindi Translation (PGCMHT)
  • PG Certificate in Agriculture Policy (PGCAP)
  • PG Certificate in Gandhi and Peace Studies (PGCGPS)
  • Post Doctoral Certificate in Dialysis Medicine (PDCDM) (offered only in July Session)
  • PG Certificate in Information and Assistive Technologies for the Instructors of Visually Impaired (PGCIATIVI)
  • PG Certificate in Geoinformatics (PGCGI)
  • Certificate in Indigenous Art Practices (CIAP)
  • Certificate in Visual Arts—Painting (CVAP)
  • Certificate in Visual Arts—Applied Art (CVAA)
  • Certificate in Performing Arts—Theatre Arts (CPATHA)
  • Certificate in Performing Arts—Hindustani Music (CPAHM)
  • Certificate in Performing Arts—Karnatak Music (CPAKM)
  • Certificate in Performing Arts—Bharatanatyam (CPABN)
  • Certificate in Arabic Language (CAL)
  • Certificate in Disaster Management (CDM)
  • Certificate in Environmental Studies (CES)
  • Certificate Programme in NGO Management (CNM)
  • Certificate in Business Skills (CBS)
  • Certificate in Teaching of English as a Second Language (CTE)
  • Certificate in Functional English (Basic Level) (CFE)
  • Certificate in Urdu Language (CUL)
  • Certificate in HIV and Family Education (CAFE)
  • Certificate in Social Work and Criminal Justice System (CSWCJS)
  • Certificate in Health Care Waste Management (CHCWM)
  • Certificate in Newborn and Infant Nursing (CNIN)
  • Certificate in Maternal and Child Health Nursing (CMCHN)
  • Certificate in Home Based Health Care (CHBHC)
  • Certificate in Community Radio (CCR)
  • Certificate in Tourism Studies (CTS)
  • Certificate in Food and Nutrition (CFN)
  • Certificate in Nutrition and Child Care (CNCC)
  • Certificate in Rural Development (CRD)
  • Certificate in Sericulture (CIS)
  • Certificate in Organic Farming (COF)
  • Certificate in Water Harvesting and Management (CWHM)
  • Certificate in Poultry Farming (CPF).
  • Certificate in Beekeeping (CIB).
  • Certificate in Human Rights (CHR)
  • Certificate in Consumer Protection (CCP).
  • Certificate in Co-operation, Co-operative Law & Business Laws (CCLBL)
  • Certificate in Anti Human Trafficking (CAHT)
  • Certificate in International Humanitarian Law (CIHL)
  • Certificate in Information Technology (CIT)
  • Certificate in Guidance (CIG)
  • Certificate in Communication & IT Skills (CCITSK)
  • Certificate Programme in Laboratory Techniques (CPLT)
  • Certificate in Teaching of Primary School Mathematics (CTPM) (offered only in July Session)
  • Certificate Programme in Value Education (CPVE)
  • Certificate in Energy Technology and Management (CETM)
  • Certificate in French Language (CFL)
  • Certificate of Competency in Power Distribution (for Electrical Technicians) (CCPD)

5) Appreciation Course on Environment (ACE)

About the author

Sumit Sharma

My Educational Qualifications includes Master of Business Administration(MBA) from IGNOU, B.E. Computers from University of Jammu. I like to help IGNOU students, write blogs, update latest information related to entertainment, sports, movies, Gadgets, Health and Living, etc.

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