Master’s Degree Programmes offered by IGNOU

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The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), established by an Act of Parliament in 1985, has made continuous efforts to build knowledge society through inclusive education. The University began by offering two academic programmes in 1987, i.e., Diploma in Management and Diploma in Distance Education. Today, it serves the educational aspirations of over 3 million students in India and other countries.

IGNOU offers various courses to all the students which suits them in one or the other way. Let us have a look at the Master’s Degree Programmes offered by IGNOU.

Master’s Degree Programmes offered by IGNOU

Candidates can avail admission in the Post Graduation courses offered by IGNOU University right after their Graduation. The duration of Post Graduation courses is known to be around 2-3 years depending upon the course. Presented below is a list of few Post Graduate courses offered by IGNOU after their Bachelor’s Degree. Please have a closer look at the same.

1. Master of Arts in Adult Education

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 5 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 12,000
  • Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University

2. Master of Business Administration

  • Minimum Duration: 2.5 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 8 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 31,500
  • Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University. Candidates must have passed CAIIB examinations & should be working in Banking or Financial Service Sector.

3. Master of Business Administration

  • Minimum Duration: 2.5 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 8 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 31,500
  • Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University with minimum 50% or Professional Degree with minimum 50% marks in Engineering/Medicine/ Chartered Accountancy (ICAI)/ Cost and Works Accountancy(ICWAI)/ Chartered Secretary-ship (ICSI), and Law.
  • Must have passed OPENMAT being conducted by IGNOU.

4. Master of Commerce

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 5 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 11,000
  • Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University.

5. Master of Commerce in Business Policy and Corporate Governance

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 5 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 7,000
  • Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University. Candidates must have passed in Company Secretaryship Executive Programme.

6. Master of Computer Applications

  • Minimum Duration: 3 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 6 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 54,000
  • Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University. Candidates must have passed Mathematics as one of the subject in 10+2 level or Graduation level. If no, then candidates must pass BCS-012 course.

7. Master of Science Degree in Dietetics and Food Service Management

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 5 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 27,000
  • Eligibility : Candidates must have done B Sc Home Science with specialization in Food and Nutrition, Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition OR PG Diploma in Dietetics and Public Health Nutrition or its equivalent OR Graduate (B Sc) or equivalent (MBBS, BHS etc.) from any of the following backgrounds: Home Science/ Food Science and Technology, Science, Health Care, Medical, Pharmaceutical Catering.

8. Master of Arts (Economics)

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 5 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 12,000
  • Eligibility:Bachelors degree or a higher degree in any discipline from a recognised University

9. MA (Distance Education)

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 5 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 3,700
  • Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University.

10. Master of Education

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 4 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 40,000
  • Eligibility : Candidates must have passed B.Ed with minimum 555 marks & 2 years experience.

11. Master of Arts(Education)

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 5 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 13,500
  • Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University.

12. Master of Arts (English)

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 5 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 9,000
  • Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University.

13. Master of Arts in Extension & Development Studies

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 5 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 9,000
  • Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University.

14. Master of Commerce in Finance & Taxation

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 5 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 7,000
  • Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University. Candidates who are doing chartered Accountancy or completed with it can also apply.

15. Master of Arts in Gandhi and Peace Studies

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 5 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 9,000
  • Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University.

16. MA in Gender and Development Studies

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 5 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 9,000
  • Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University.

17. Master of Arts in Women’s and Gender Studies

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 5 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 12,000
  • Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University with minimum 50% marks

18. Master of Arts (Hindi)

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 5 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 9,000
  • Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University

19. Master of Arts (History)

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 5 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 9,000
  • Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University

20. Master of Science (Hospitality Administration)

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 4 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 10,000
  • Eligibility : Candidates must have passed B.Sc with Hospitality and Hotel Administration or a diploma in same field.

21. Master of Arts (Philosophy)

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 5 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 9,000
  • Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University

22. Master of Library and Information Science

  • Minimum Duration: 1 Year
  • Maximum Duration: 4 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 9,000
  • Eligibility : It is necessary that candidates possess a Degree in BLIS Degree.

23. Master of Commerce in Management Accounting & Financial Strategies

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 5 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 7,000
  • Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University. Candidates must have passed ICWAI Intermediate course.

24. MSc (Mathematics with Applications in Computer Science)

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 4 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 22,000
  • Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University. Candidates having BA/B.Sc Degree with Mathematics as one of the three subjects with atleast 50% marks in aggregate & 55% marks in Mathematics shall be considered.

25. Master of Arts (Political Science)

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 5 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 9,000
  • Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University.

26. MA in Psychology

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 5 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 13,000
  • Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University.

27. Master of Arts (Public Administration)

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 5 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 9,000
  • Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University.

28. Master of Arts (Rural Development)

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 5 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 9,000
  • Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University.

29. Master of Science in Counselling and Family Therapy

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 5 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 28,000
  • Eligibility : Candidates must have a Bachelor’s Degree with specialization in subjects like Human Development and Family Studies, Child Development, Human Development and Childhood Studies, Child Development and Family Relationships, Home Science, Psychology, Social Work, Medicine.

30. Masters in Anthropology

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 5 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 14,000
  • Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University.

31. Master of Social Work

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 5 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 27,000
  • Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University.

32. Master of Social Work (Counselling)

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 5 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 15,000
  • Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University.

33. Master of Arts (Sociology)

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 5 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 9,000
  • Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University.

34. Master of Arts (Tourism Management)

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 4 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 9,000
  • Eligibility : Candidates must have passed B.Sc with Hospitality and Hotel Administration

35. MA in Translation Studies

  • Minimum Duration: 2 Years
  • Maximum Duration: 5 Years
  • Course Fee: Rs. 9,000
  • Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree from any recognized University.

For more detailed information, candidates can log on to http://www.ignou.ac.in/ or write down to us at http://www.careersamosa.com

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