IGNOU M.Ed Admission 2024: Eligibility, Admission Process and More

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IGNOU M Ed Admission

Admission to MEd programs at Indira Gandhi National Open University for the 2024–25 academic year is not available. On the other hand, the IGNOU admissions procedure has begun for the July session, and the application deadline is June 30, 2024. Interested candidates can visit the IGNOU official admission portal at @ignou.ac.in to complete the application. To be admitted, aspirants must pay INR 300 for the application form.

About IGNOU M.Ed Admission 2024

Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) is accepting applications for their Master of Education (M.Ed) program starting in July 2024. Important note: IGNOU is not offering M.Ed. admission for the entire 2024-25 academic session.

Here’s what you need to know:

  • Apply online by June 30th, 2024 at IGNOU website.
  • You must have a Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.) degree from a recognized university to be eligible.
  • The application fee is Rs 300.
  • Meeting the deadline and filling out the form correctly is crucial. Incomplete applications will be rejected.
  • Admission is based on merit, not on promises from individuals or private institutions.

If you’re enrolled in other IGNOU programs (BA, MA, B.Sc., MBA etc.), remember the assignment submission deadline for the June 2024 exams is May 31st, 2024.

Must Read: IGNOU B.Ed Admission 2024: Important Dates, Eligibility

IGNOU M.Ed Admission 2024 Dates

To preparr on your M Ed journey at IGNOU, you need to be aware of the important dates:

IGNOU Application Form Release15 May 2024
IGNOU M.Ed Assignment Last Date15 May 2024
IGNOU Exam Form Last Date25 May 2024
IGNOU December TEE 2023 Result30 May 2024
IGNOU Re-registration Last Date30 June 2024
IGNOU M.Ed Admission Last Date30 June 2024

Please note that admission for Certificate Programmes is now closed. Eligible students can also apply for Government of India Scholarships on the National Scholarship Portal after confirming their admission.

IGNOU M.Ed Admission Process

IGNOU offers two convenient methods for M.Ed. admission: online and offline.

Online Admission Process

  • Visit the IGNOU Online Admission System.
  • Select your desired M Ed program and carefully review the program details, including eligibility criteria, fee structure, and duration.
  • Click on “NEW REGISTRATION” if you’re a first-time applicant. Fill in the required registration details, including your email and mobile number.
  • Choose a unique username (8 to 16 characters) and an alphanumeric password (8 to 16 characters).
  • After completing the mandatory information, click “SUBMIT.” Your username will be sent to you via email and SMS.

Prepare the following scanned documents:

  • Photograph (less than 100 KB)
  • Signature (less than 100 KB)
  • Relevant Educational Qualification (less than 200 KB)
  • Experience Certificate (if any, less than 200 KB)
  • Category Certificate (if SC/ST/OBC, less than 200 KB)

At last, pay the required fees using one of the online payment methods. Once you have uploaded all the documents, you can preview your form, save it, and print it for future reference.

Offline Admission Process

If you prefer the offline method, you can collect the IGNOU Application Form from your nearest regional centre. You can also download the form online. Follow these steps for offline admission:

  1. Fill in the M.Ed. application form with the provided instructions carefully.
  2. Review your form for accuracy and completeness.
  3. Submit your completed M.Ed. Admission Form to the nearest IGNOU Regional Centre.

Eligibility Criteria

Before applying for M.Ed. admission at IGNOU, it’s crucial to understand the eligibility criteria and fee structure for the programme.

  • You must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Education (B Ed) with at least 55% marks.
  • You should be a teacher with a minimum of two years of teaching experience in a school recognized by a central or state government or a union territory.

Also Read: IGNOU Admission Status 2024: A Complete Guide


What is the eligibility for IGNOU M.Ed. admission?

Candidates must fulfil the below-mentioned eligibility criteria for getting admission to IGNOU MEd admission.
(1) Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree from a valid university.
(2) 55% score in UG is mandatory
(3) No age limit

Is there any relaxation in eligibility criteria for teachers with teaching experience in private schools?

No, the eligibility for every candidate is same. There is no relaxation for experienced candidates.

What is the admission fee for IGNOU’s M.Ed. program?

There is no separate admission fee for the IGNOU MEd programme. Candidates need to pay only the tuition fee that is INR 40,000 for 2 years.

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