IGNOU MCA Admission 2021 Complete Details – Dates, Eligibility, Syllabus, Application

IGNOU has announced the admission to their Master Of Computer Application or MCA course for January 2021 session. The admission to the MCA Programme of IGNOU is offered twice in a year in the cycle of January and July. Before taking admission in IGNOU MCA Course you must check all details about IGNOU MCA like Syllabus, Eligblity, Fees and Important Dates etc. In this article you can check IGNOU MCA Syllabus and other details. 

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IGNOU MCA Programme Details

There will be 2 semesters per year as this is a 2-year long course and consequently there be two exams each year. So, there will be 4 semesters and 4 Term End Exams for IGNOU MCA. you can appear for the semester exams whenever you want to after filling the term end examination form that is TEE form.

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 4 Years
  • Minimum Age: No bar
  • Maximum Age: No bar

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IGNOU MCA Admission Fees

The total fees of IGNOU MCA programme/Course is ₹ 48000/- for all 4 Semesters. However the total fees per semester of IGNOU MCA Programme is ₹ 12000 per Semester. 

If you are non-maths students, You have to pay an additional fee of Rs. 1,400 for BCS-012 course.

Course Fee: Rs. 48000

Note:- IGNOU MCA Course duration & Fees has been revised. Duration is changed from 3 years to 2 years and fees is reduced from 72000 to 48000.

Ignou MCA admission Eligibility 

For the eligibility criteria you will need to have any Bachelor’s Degree in any stream from a recognized university. You also need Maths as one of the subject at 10 + 2 level or graduation level at least, Else you will have to pursue a BCS – 012 course that is taught along with ignou MCA in case you don’t have mathematics in graduation or at school level.

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IGNOU MCA Syllabus Download

IGNOU MCA is now a 2 year course where you have to pursue many subjects. You can Download MCA Syllabus of IGNOU for all three years and all semesters from here. You just need to click on the button below. Syllabus is in the form of PDF. You need any pdf viewer application to open.

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IGNOU MCA Propectus Download

Before taking admission in any course/any university you must check the prospectus of that Course. IGNOU also releases prospectus for all course and a common prospectus for admission every year. You can download both the prospectus from the link given below.

Download IGNOU Common Prospectus for Admission
Download IGNOU MCA Course Programme Guide

First of all download the information brochure for that year and read it carefully. In each admission cycle, IGNOU releases its information brochure from where you can check your eligibility for the program before you start filling up the application form for the MCA.

How to fill the IGNOU application form?

Once you have to ensure that you fall in the eligibility criteria, Then go on the IGNOU website and click on the button of a new registration or register yourself.

The next page will ask you a lot of details about your address education qualifications and the course you want to enroll in.

IGNOU MCA Admission is going on for January 2021 session. Click on the following link to get all details.

Click Here to Apply for MCA Admission 

Also, you will be asked to fill up a regional centre which will be responsible for your assignment submission and project submission along with your term end exams.

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Make sure that you are filling the nearest regional centre from your location in the admission form so that the matters related to assignments in exams can we solved quickly.

What after registration completed? 

Once you register yourself you will receive a registration number or Control number or enrolment number which you should write down somewhere and save it with you or an application number after this feeling the magnetic information that is required for the application and then click on the submit button.

You will receive your username for the IGNOU web page through email and SMS to make sure filling up the right email address and mobile number.

When you go to the brochure you can find the list of required documents and images that you will have to upload along with their dimensions so make sure your having the right PDF to upload and the images of right dimensions.

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Once you fill up everything and then pay the application fee which can be done through debit card or credit card or net banking you should save the IGNOU MCA form for future reference.

After you have uploaded the details and pay the fees wait until you admission is confirmed. you might be asked to upload a document again and meet again in case it does not fit the dimensions or the images are not clear.

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  1. Sir/Madam, I got admission in BA Psychology, I paid 4000 through Gateway II. Now, my transaction status for Gateway I is BOUNCED. I don’t know what my admission status is.

  2. Sir, i got admission from ignou from november 18 2020.but i dont kniw bout the contact clss details nd books..can we get our books? Is it ignou provide books …

  3. Hi sir,
    i got admisssion in MCA Ignuo july 2020 batch but as i see now MCA course duration changed from 2 years and at that time it was for 3 years so i opt for that but now i want to opt for mca 2 years course as it save my time and one year and i am also from the mathematics background .this will help in my career .i will be so gratefull to you if you could suggest me for the best

    1. What is MCA starting admission date of July session. I want join IGNOU for MCA (Distance Learning). Can you help me?

  4. Date of admission on July session for MCA. Can you help me?

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