IGNOU Assignments 2024: Submission, Status, Last Date, Download @ignou.ac.in

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Saumya Srivastava
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4 mins readUpdated on Jan 17, 2024 15:01 IST

Students need to submit Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) assignments in order to appear for the IGNOU examinations. Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) will release the last date to submit the IGNOU assignment soon. Learners can visit the official website of IGNOU, ignou.ac.in to download the assignments for the term-end examination. Students can download the IGNOU assignments through online or offline mode at their respective regional centers. It must be noted that it is mandatory to submit the IGNOU assignments as it has 30% marks weightage in the final exams. In order to check the assignment status, candidates need to enter IGNOU enrolment no.

IGNOU Assignments 2024 Overview

Before downloading the IGNOU assignment question paper, students must read the detailed instructions provided in the IGNOU programme guide carefully. The last date of the submission is mentioned against each of the assignments. Candidates can check the IGNOU assignments important dates in this space:

Events

Dates

Last Date to Submit IGNOU Assignments TEE June 2024

To be released

Updation of IGNOU Assignment Status

20-25 days after submission

IGNOU Assignments 2024 Guidelines

Attempt all questions given in each of the assignments as instructed. You will find it useful to keep the following points in mind: 

Planning: First read the study material carefully, attend teleconferencing sessions and interactive radio counseling sessions conducted for the programme. Go through the units on which they are based. Make some points regarding each question and then rearrange them in a logical order. 

Q:   What are the popular courses offered by IGNOU that assure placements?

A:

Each and every course offered by IGNOU equip students with knowledge and skill-set in the concerned field. Since, IGNOU is an Open University, it is upon the students to take the responsibility and look for career opportunities in their field of study. It depends upon a student’s interest and aptitude for a particular course that eventually helps in securing the preferred job. As the past trends suggest, students who have pursued BEd, MBA, BSc and Journalism courses from IGNOU have found it easier to find jobs in the corporate sector.

Q:   Which is better IGNOU or DU SOL in terms of placements?

A:

IGNOU and DU SOL, both are government-approved reputed distance learning universities in India. In addition, both have their dedicated career placement cell that connects potential recruiters with students. However, in terms of regional reach, IGNOU has more centres spread across the country as compared with DU SOL. Further, IGNOU has a larger set of courses as compared to DU SOL that has courses primarily related to Humanities and Commerce. According to unofficial sources, the starting salary of IGNOU students generally start from INR 3.5 LPA. Further, the top recruiters of IGNOU in recent past included leading companies such as HCL, Wipro and Parle. To conclude, it will solely depend upon students’ priority in terms of location, study centre and course-selection to choose between IGNOU and DU SOL.

Q:   How to apply for placements at IGNOU?

A:

Students can apply for placements at IGNOU online. For that, students need to visit the official website of IGNOU and click on the placement section of the website. The “Placement” section keeps on updating notification regarding Campus Placement Drives. Further, students also receive notification regarding job application on their registered mobile. It is recommended for students to stay updated with the job notifications that are released on the official website. These job notifications include detailed information such as no. of vacancies, salary package and interview date.

Organisation: Draw a rough outline of your answer. Be analytical in your selection of the information for your answer. Give adequate attention to the introduction and the conclusion. Candidates must make sure that the answers framed in assignments are: 

  • Logical and coherent
  • Proper flow of information in sentences and paragraphs; and
  • Written correctly giving adequate consideration to your expression, style and presentation. 

Presentation: Once you are satisfied with your answer, you can write down the final version for submission, writing each answer neatly. 

How to submit IGNOU Assignments 2024?

Candidates can follow the steps given below to know how to submit the IGNOU assignments:

  • Submit IGNOU TEE assignments to the respective IGNOU study centre or regional centre as per the instructions given by the regional centre.
  • IGNOU assignment must include the student’s contact information such as course code, programme code, email, phone and enrollment no. on assignments.
  • If only hard copies are being accepted as per instructions provided by the respective regional centre, send hand written, signed assignments to the address provided to you.
  • In case soft copies are being accepted during extenuating circumstances such as COVID-19, these must be signed and scanned. If you have opted for SOGDS as your RC, submit your assignments to sogds@ignou.ac.in
  • IGNOU assignments must be submitted as single documents for each course. Do not submit separate pages and do not combine assignments for two courses in a single document.

IGNOU Assignments 2024 Status Window:

IGNOU Assignment Status Window

IGNOU Assignments 2024: Points to Remember

  • You must mention your Enrolment Number, Name, Address, Assignment Code and Study Centre Code on the first page of the Assignment. 
  • You must obtain a receipt from the Study Centre for the assignments submitted and retain it. 
  • It would be advisable to retain a photocopy of the assignments with you. 
  • After evaluation, the assignments have to be returned to you by the Study Centre. Please insist on this and keep a record with you. 
  • The marks obtained by you will be sent by the Centre to SED at IGNOU, New Delhi.

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Q:   What are the career scopes after pursing online course from IGNOU?

A:

The online courses offered by IGNOU are a great way to upskill. IGNOU offers Degree, Diploma and Certificate courses in the fields of Language studies, Humanities, Computer Science, Social Work, Tourism, Journalism, etc. Students pursing these career-oriented courses can land jobs in the corporate as well government sector. For more information on IGNOU online courses, students can visit the official website.

Q:   Does IGNOU have a placement cell?

A:

Yes, IGNOU has a dedicated Campus Placement Cell, which is popularly known as CPC. The Campus Placement Cell organises campus placement drives from time-to-time. The notification regarding campus placement drives is uploaded online in the placement section of the official website. The job notifications include detailed information regarding no. of vacancies, eligibility, application date, salary package, etc. Apart from this, IGNOU CPC has a strong base of alumni network that helps fellow students to stay updated with relevant job vacancies.

Q:   Do IGNOU students get consistent placements?

A:

Yes, IGNOU students get placement. However, the percentage of students getting direct placements through IGNOU campus placement cell is less. Importantly, IGNOU has a strong alumni network and through gaining add-on skills, students get jobs through off-campus drives. According, to various online sources, 70% to 80% students get placed every year during IGNOU placements through on-campus and off-campus placement drives. The top recruiters of IGNOU in recent past included leading companies such as Globiva, Radical Minds and Aviva India.

Q:   How to get a good job after doing an MBA course from IGNOU?

A:

MBA course offered by IGNOU is among many popular courses offered by IGNOU that has good career scope. The MBA course at IGNOU comes with robust curriculum that equip students with all nuances of the Management sector. In order to get a job after pursing MBA from IGNOU, students need to stay updated with market trends and start applying for jobs two months before the completion of the course. Further, it will be good for students to enroll in short-term add-on courses in the niche domain be it Marketing, Finance, HR or Operations. These skills coupled with MS Office expertise can possibly help students find jobs after doing an MBA from IGNOU. Importantly, the Campus Placement Cell also help students get jobs through Job Fairs.

Q:   Where are IGNOU alumni placed?

A:

According to unofficial sources, Business Development sector has placed the most no. of IGNOU students. The sector-wise IGNOU alumni placement statistics are presented below:

Note: The above-mentioned alumni placement data is gathered from unofficial sources and hence may vary.

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IGNOU Assignments 2024 FAQs

Q. Is it compulsory to submit assignments in IGNOU?

A. Yes, it is mandatory to submit IGNOU assignments to the respective study centres before the last date. In case any student fails to submit the assignments, they will not be allowed to appear in the Term End Exam conducted by IGNOU University.

Q. Can I submit my assignment online in IGNOU?

A. Yes, students can submit IGNOU TEE assignments in online mode to the respective IGNOU study centre or regional centre as per the instructions given by the regional centre. However, students must make sure that the assignment is signed and scanned.

Q. What are the details need to be mentioned on the front page of the assignment?

A. You must mention your Enrolment Number, Name, Address, Assignment Code and Study Centre Code on the first page of the assignment. 

Q. How long does IGNOU take to update assignment marks?

A. IGNOU usually takes three to four weeks to update the assignment status. As soon as students submit their IGNOU assignments, the eva,luation process begins.

Q. Can I submit IGNOU assignment for two courses at once?

A. IGNOU assignments must be submitted as single documents for each course. Do not submit separate pages and do not combine assignments for two courses in a single document.

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