The Indira Gandhi National Open University offers admission to it’s Bachelor’s Preparatory Programme (BPP) programme. The students applying for IGNOU BPP admission in any of January or July academic cycle has to pass out the total of credits to complete the programme. It is one of the important disciplines offered by Open distance learning university.
The IGNOU BPP Programme has designed and developed for those people or individuals who would like to do Bachelor’s Degree from IGNOU but don’t possess the required eligibility passed 10+2 and achieved the age 18 years/as on first April and first October for the month of January & this summer session respectively. Without the 12th passed qualification,these students are missing out an opportunity to do higher education.
To Let these students pursue their higher education, the university has designed this Bachelor’s Preparatory Programme (BPP). After successfully completing the programme successfully by students, they are eligible to apply for admission to other IGNOU courses such as BA/ B.Com. etc.
Details about IGNOU BPP:
The IGNOU BPP admission eligibility and other details are mentioned below :
- Admission Cycle: The admission to this programme has been offered in both January & July cycle.
- Medium of instruction : Oriya, English, Hindi, Tamil, Bengali, Marathi, Telugu, Malayalam, Gujarati medium.
- Admission Eligibility : The learners seeking IGNOU BPP admission do not need to have any formal qualification.
- Programme Duration: The minimum duration to complete the discipline is 6 months and the students are flexible to complete it in a maximum duration of 2 Years
- Programme Fee: Rs. 1,000/- (Note : Please Contact Regional Centre for latest Course Fee details.Course Fee may vary with the fee mentioned on this website.)
- Age Limit : There is a minimum age of 18 years and no bar on maximum age .
Other Important Links:
- IGNOU Admission
- IGNOU Prospectus (Common)
- IGNOU Forms
- IGNOU BPP Courses & Syllabus
- IGNOU Assignments
- IGNOU Walk-in Admission Form
- IGNOU Previous Year Question Papers
- IGNOU BPP Result / Grade Card
IGNOU BPP Admission Procedure:
The learners who wish to apply for IGNOU BPP admission can choose any of the two available methods. These are mentioned below:
IGNOU BPP Online Admission:
For student’s convenience, the Indira Gandhi National Open University has updated its admission system to include online admission process in it. Now, the students can directly visit the university official website at https://onlineadmission.ignou.ac.in to apply for admission Online. The learners can download the Student Handbook & Prospectus from the official website.
Before applying for admission, we advise students to read out prospectus carefully and know about the programme you are going to apply for. They have to register themselves on IGNOU Online admission portal before filling up the application form. The candidates who choose online admission procedure has to upload their photograph, signature and required documents at admission portal under their user account after getting logged in.
IGNOU BPP Admission (Offline):
In this method of admission, the students has to visit their nearest IGNOU Regional Centre and obtain the printed copy of prospectus. To obtain IGNOU Prospectus, the applicant has to pay sum of Rs.200/- in cash at sales counter in regional centre. They can also request the prospectus via post as well. For this, they have to send a Demand Draft(DD) of Rs.250/- in favour of IGNOU,New Delhi, to Registrar (Student Registration Division), Indira Gandhi National Open College, Maidan Garhi, New Delhi-68. Please mention your Name and Phone number at the back of DD.
The students can also download the soft copy of it from university official website as well as mentioned above. The prospectus includes all the required information related to the programme and also the various forms as well. The student can cut out IGNOU BPP Admission form from it to apply for admission. It is the common admission form for all the programmes. So, the students can use the same form to apply for admission to any programme. Please read out the instructions carefully before filling up the form. After filling up admission form, the students has to submit it to nearest regional centre along with required documents.
IGNOU BPP Study Material, IGNOU BPP Assignments:
The Indira Gandhi National Open University sends the study material and assignment booklet to students via registered post at the address prescribed by students on the admission form.It should be noted that the IGNOU BPP study material send by university is course-wise and books related to each course is dispatched in one package. In case, if the student does not receive the study material and assignments booklet on the address specified for any reason whatsoever, the University shall not be held responsible for that.
The students can also download the soft copy of IGNOU BPP assignments from university website at www.ignou.ac.in. They can also obtain the hard copy of it from the Study Centre or Regional Centre. The IGNOU Study Material can also be downloaded from university dedicated website for study material i.e. at http://www.egyankosh.ac.in. In case, if the students find any issue or discrepancy regarding the set of material and assignment sent to them by the university, they may contact Material Production & Distribution Division, IGNOU, Maidan Garhi, New Delhi-110 068.
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