IGNOU is offering good Diploma courses now. These Diploma courses are job oriented and skill enhancing in nature. In this article, I’ve provided a list of diploma courses offered by IGNOU.
IGNOU stands for Indira Gandhi National Open University. This Open University offers Bachelor’s Degree, Diploma, PG Diploma and Certificate programs. The above mentioned academic programs are available in formats like- distance education mode, regular mode and online mode. IGNOU is very popular for its distance education courses!
IGNOU, through its useful courses and convenient open schooling mode, has been of great help to Indian students. Skill enhancing courses offered by IGNOU are very popular among Indian students. Convenient timings (thanks to distance and online education modes), low fees, availability of variety of courses and valued certification are some of the main advantages offered by IGNOU.
Though it offers variety of courses – Degree, Diploma, Certificate and PG formats – we’ll focus only on diploma courses in this article. The list provided in this article will help you find important course details.
Technically, these diploma courses are training programs. The academic program usually consists of classroom lectures and practical sessions! Main types of diploma courses are- technical courses, non technical courses and soft skills courses.
As mentioned before, the courses are job oriented. They’ve been designed to develop the strength of skilled work force in India. After completing the course, one will be able to become self employed or get an entry level job in a relevant niche/sector.
Here’s the list of diploma courses offered by IGNOU. You’ll get course names and eligibility criteria from this table –
|Diploma in Aquaculture||10+2 Science stream passed|
|Diploma in Panchayat Level Administration and Development||10+2 passed|
|Diploma in Dairy Technology||10+2 passed or BPP from IGNOU|
|Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE)||10+2 passed or its equivalent|
|Diploma in Women’s Empowerment and Development||10+2 passed or its equivalent OR Non 10+2 with three years working experience as development workers at any level|
|Diploma in Creative Writing in English||10+2 passed. Candidates without 10+2, but are over 20 years of age are also eligible|
|Diploma in Fish Products Technology||10+2 passed or BPP from IGNOU|
|Diploma in Nutrition and Health Education||10+2 passed or its equivalent|
|Diploma in Critical Care Nursing||In-service Nursing professionals|
|Diploma in Value Added Products from Fruits and Vegitables||10+2 passed or BPP from IGNOU|
|Diploma in HIV and Family Education||10+2 passed|
|Diploma in Management||Graduation or Professional Degree in any discipline with 50% aggregate marks|
|Diploma in Meat Technology||10+2 passed or BPP from IGNOU|
|Diploma in Nursing Administration||Professional Nurses (B.Sc. Nursing or Post Basic B.Sc. Nursing) OR RNRMs (GNM) with 2 years work experience|
|Diploma in Paralegal Practice||10+2 passed or BPP from IGNOU|
|Diploma in Elementary Education (D.El.Ed.)||10+2 passed or its equivalent|
|Diploma in Tourism Studies||10+2 passed or BPP from IGNOU|
|Diploma in Value Added Products from Cereals, Pulses and Oilseeds||10+2 passed or BPP from IGNOU|
|Diploma in Urdu||10th passed with Urdu subject OR Certificate in Urdu from IGNOU|
|Diploma in BPO Finance and Accounting||10+2 passed with English subject OR Bachelor’s Degree and above|
|Diploma in Watershed Management||10+2 passed or BPP form IGNOU|
There it is, the list of diploma courses offered by IGNOU! These are job oriented short term certificate courses. If finding a job is your prime priority, you may give such courses a shot! Also read – IGNOU Certificate Courses.