Indira Gandhi National Open University
For the students who were not able to complete their studies due to various reasons, Indira Gandhi Open University offers them an opportunity to fulfill their dreams. Abbreviated as IGNOU, it is a distance learning national university which is located in IGNOU Road, Maidan Garhi, New Delhi. Named after prime minister of India, Mrs. Indira Gandhi, the university was established in 1985 to impart quality education to the students through distance learning.
In the beginning it offers two academic programs in 1987 which is Diploma in Management and Diploma in Distance Education with strength of 4,528 students. Today the university has become one of the largest universities in the world with over 4 million students in India and abroad who are getting education through its 21 schools of studies, network of 67 regional centers and about 2,667 learner support centers. The university offers about 228 certificate, diploma, degree and doctorate courses through its various distance learning programs. Through the years it has made a significant mark in the field of higher education, community education and continual professional development and become a world leader in distance education.
The official website to know more about university is www.ignou.ac.in from where students can directly fill online application form for various bachelor, certificate, diploma and master degrees. Students can check out their syllabus, registration details, question papers, results, assignments etc. Apart from this www.onlineresultportal.com is also a great source of valuable information to the students from where students can directly download the application form, check the result, syllabus and other important valuable information. The site is a complete database of valuable information about various universities, boards; ITI’s IIT’s across the country and link students to other valuable websites and links.