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IGNOU BA, BLIS & BPP 2020-21: Admission, Eligibility

IGNOU Bachelor’s Degree (School of Social Sciences): IGNOU is one of the principal universities in India which provides a number of bachelor-level programmes through the distance learning medium. The ‘Indira Gandhi National Open University’ (IGNOU) offers various Bachelor’s Degree programmes through the ‘School of Social Sciences’ (SOSS). IGNOU’s School of Social Sciences offers various Bachelors programmes in the subjects of ‘Library and Information Science’.

Candidates, who want to take admission in IGNOU’s ‘School of Social Sciences’ (SOSS) to pursue the Bachelor programmes in different disciplines, can get all the required information here. Candidates can also find the relevant information about the Eligibility Criteria, Application Form, Admission process and the fee details.  

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IGNOU BA, BLIS & BPP Eligibility Criteria

Candidates can apply for admission in the Bachelors level programme in Mathematics as per the eligibility criteria are given in the following table:

S.No.Name of the ProgrammesRequired educational qualification
1.        Bachelor of Library and Information Science (BLIS)i) Bachelor’s degree with 50% marks ( 45% for students of SC/ST/OBC/PH category)


ii) Bachelor’s degree with a Diploma ( one year) in Library Science


iii) Bachelors Degree with two years of working experience in a Library & Information Centre

2.        Bachelor Preparatory Programme (BPP)No formal qualification
3.        Bachelor of Arts (BA)10+2 or its equivalent or BPP from IGNOU

How to apply for IGNOU SOSS Admission?

  • Candidates will be required to open the official website of IGNOU.
  • On the official website of IGNOU, candidates can find the link to the online application form.
  • Candidates need to fill all the details correctly and submit the online application form through the online mode.
  • Candidates, who wish to apply offline, can go to the IGNOU’s regional learning centre and fill the offline application form.
  • Candidates will also be required to submit the demand draft of the admission fee while submitting the admission form.

IGNOU SOSS programmes’ Fee Details

  • Candidates, who apply for admission into the bachelor level programmes offered by SOSS, are required to pay the fee at the time of admission.
  • It is essential for all the aspirants, who want to take admission in the desired programme, to get the demand draft ready to make the payment of the admission fee.
  • The demand draft which is issued by the bank to the candidates must be in the favour of IGNOU payable at the city where the Regional Centre is located.

The fee details of all the courses have been given in the following points:

S.No.Name of the coursesFee amountMin and max duration of courseMin and max age limit
1.        Bachelor of Library and Information Science (BLIS)Rs. 5,0001-4 yearsNo bar
2.        Bachelor Preparatory Programme (BPP)Rs. 1,0006 months -2 yearsNo bar
3.        Bachelor of Arts (BA)Rs. 6,0003-6 yearsNo bar

IGNOU School of Social Sciences (SOSS)

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  1. Sanjivani Mahale says:

    I wanted to learn and hv my degree
    Is this possible for me
    I m 50 year old

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