Mode of Payment: Demand Draft/Credit Card/Cash Bank Challan


The applicants desirous of taking admission to any programme of IGNOU can avail the opportunity of on-line admission through under mentioned three modes.

1. Credit Cards

The applicants can apply for admission to various programmes of IGNOU given in prospecturs through online by making payments of programme fee through credit cards. After submitting the online admission, an applicant is required to take a print out of said form and submit the same to the concerned Regional Centre alongwith the attested copies of testimonials to fulfill the eligibility criteria for admission.

2. Cash challan

Applicants having no credit cards can also avail the facility of online admission by depositing programme fee in cash alongwith bank charges of Rs.6/- at any Branch of the Axis Banks or without any charges (free) at Punjab National Bank & UNION BANK OF INDIA  across the country. If the student opts for payment through cash, the student has to initially fill all the particulars in the online admission application form and submit. The computer will generate an automatic control number which the student should note for future reference. The format of Cash Challan for deposit in cash will appear on the screen.   The student should take a printout of the filled in application as well as challan form which will be containing three copies. On payment of the cash, the said banks will retain one copy of the challan and return back two copies to the student after filling in the transaction number. The student will then affix his/her photograph and putting his/her signature at the appropriate place of the prinout copy of the admission form and forward the same alongwith one copy of the challan and attested photocopies of the testimonials to the concerned RC for processing the admission application form.

3. Bank Drafts

An applicant can make payment of admission fee through Bank Drafts and fill the particulars of the draft on the online application form and submit. A student can also make draft from Punjab National Bank by paying Rs.10/- as Draft charges OR from Union Bank of India without any charges. In such case, an applicant is required to draw a bank draft of required amount first. On submitting the online application form, a control number will appear on the screen which is required for future references. The applicant will then take a printout of the filled in online admission form and submit the same to the conerened Regional Centre alongwith the original draft and copies of required testimonials.

Despatch of Application Form


Make the set of the following documents and send the above set of documents to the concerned Regional Centre:

  1. Print out of the filled online application form with auto generated Application Form Number with your two photographs affixed and duly signed.
  2. If payment mode Bank Draft/Cash Challan, then on the back of Demand Draft/Challan Copy please fill the following details(Fee proof is not required for Credit Card Payment):
    1. Your name
    2. Auto generated Control Number given by IGNOU
    3. Programme applied
  3. Certificates in support of your educational qualification(s)
  4. Experience Certificate wherever required
  5. Category Certificate for SC/ST/PH/OBC(Non Creamy Layer)/Kashmiri Migrant/War Widow candidates where required
  6. Age Certificate wherever required


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