Indira Gandhi National Open University Management Aptitude Test [IGNOU OPENMAT]

IGNOU OPEN MAT 2018 Eligibility

Exam Date : 5th February 2018 To 5th February 2018
Result Date : 26th March 2018

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Eligibility Criteria for IGNOU OPENMAT:

Candidates interested to get admission into the MBA course via Open MAT must have-

  • Completed a three-year graduation degree after completing 10+2, in any stream. The degree will need to be recognized by the university. The minimum marks required at the graduation level is 50 per cent.
  • A professional degree in law/company secretaryship /cost accountancy/medicine/engineering with at least per net marks also makes a candidate eligible for OPENMAT.
  • For candidates belonging to scheduled castes, scheduled tribes, other backward classes, war widows, Kashmiri migrants and physically handicapped categories; the minimum marks at graduation level is set at 45 per cent.
  • Candidates must have experience for at least three years as a manager or supervisor in a competent organization after having completed their graduation.

Foreign Students:

Besides the above academic qualifications, foreign nationals willing to apply for OPENMAT must-

  • Have a valid Visa for the entire course duration.
  • Have a clearance certificate from the Human Resource Development Ministry or the Ministry of External Affairs. The IGNOU International Division will complete the relevant procedure.

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QEligibility criteria

What are the eligibility criteria set for IGNOU OPEN MAT 2017?

Asked By: Kajal Thrimurthy,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise
  • Graduation in any discipline with 50% marks for general category/ 45% for reserved category as per Government of India rules, with 3 years’ managerial/ supervisory/ professional experience. OR
  • Professional Degree with 50% marks in: Engineering/ Medicine/ Chartered Accountancy (ICAI)/ Cost and Works Accountancy (ICWA)/ Company Secretary (ICSI)/ Law.
  • Bachelor Degree in any discipline under at least (10+2+3) pattern or equivalent.
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Can a student dropped out at the Middle School level / High School level of the conventional system get admission to Degree Programme in the Open University?

Asked By: Snigdha Chatterjee,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise
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I am doing BCA final sem from IGNOU. I wish to do MCA from IGNOU itself.but suppose there is any back in my BCA, will I still be able to enroll for MCA??

Asked By: Hardeep Kukreja,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise
  • I advise you to clear your BCA before enrolling in MCA or any other course in that matter.
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QEligibility criteria

When does the learner become eligible for obtaining the final degree?

Asked By: Preetika Mohan,
A Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise
  • The candidate who completes assignments, theory papers, practical, project and viva becomes eligible for the award of a degree by the University. However, the Degree is conferred at the convocation of the University but until the final degree is awarded the “provisional certificate” is issued to the learner. The student is provided Grade Card and Provisional Certificate of the completion of all the required courses and after the minimum duration of the programme.
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