IGNOU BAG Admission 2023: Qualification, Fees and Application Process

Published on Thursday August 3, 2023 18:35 by Ashish

IGNOU has started the admission process for the July season, in which interested candidates can apply online by visiting the official website of IGNOU from May 15 to August 10, 2023, in other UG and PG courses including the BAG course. While the date of IGNOU re-registration has been set as August 10, 2023, students must complete the re-registration process before the last date.

Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) is a university that offers students the opportunity to pursue undergraduate and postgraduate courses in various fields through distance and online learning modes. Through this, you can take admission in any course according to your interest. Most students are admitted to the BA course in Bachelor's program from this university, so today we will discuss in detail about IGNOU BAG (Bachelor of Arts General) course.

IGNOU allows students to pursue Bachelor of Arts General (BAG) courses in 12 different specializations. In these specializations, admission in political science, history, civics, and philosophy can be taken on the basis of merit, while in other specializations, you can take direct admission.

IGNOU BAG Admission: Educational Qualification

This is an essential aspect that every student should understand before applying to IGNOU, so we look at the minimum qualification that is required to take admission in the BAG course.

The candidate should also have passed the 12th class from a recognized board.

If a candidate is not 12th pass and wants to take admission upon graduation, then he will have to first take admission in the BPP program.

The candidate can take admission to any course by visiting the official website of IGNOU and applying for that course.

IGNOU BAG Admission: Fee Structure

BAG courses at IGNOU University can be done in different specializations, so the fees for each specialization may be different from each other. The fees for the IGNOU BAG course are as follows:

The total fee of the general BAG course is Rs 3800 per annum. On the other hand, the BAG specialization course fee is Rs 12,600 (excluding some specializations). Interested candidates can choose the subjects as per their wish from the given specialization.

BA Specialization

  • Economics
  • History
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration
  • Sociology
  • Hindi
  • Culture
  • Urdu
  • English
  • Education

IGNOU BAG Admission: Application Process

The university releases a prospectus for all the programs in the month of January, in which all the courses and other information about IGNOU are written in detail. To apply for the BAG course now, follow the steps given below:

First of all, go to the official website of IGNOU.

Register yourself as a new candidate to create a username and password.

If you have already registered, you can log in with the help of a username and password.

Select the course in which you want to take admission.

Now click on the "Application" button.

Start filling out the application form with your correct information.

You still have to pay the course fees.

Upload all your required documents.

Finally, click on submit.

Documents required to apply for the BAG course

*1 Photograph

*1 Signature'

* 10th Mark Sheet

*12th Mark Sheet

*1 Age certificate

Experience Certificate (if any)

Caste certificate (for reserved category candidates)