IGNOU CIT 2024: Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) invites applications from interested and eligible candidates for admission to Certificate in Information Technology (CIT) programme through distance learning for the academic session 2024-25. Candidates seeking admission in Certificate in Information Technology (CIT) course offered by IGNOU School of Computer and Information Sciences (SOCIS) can submit their duly filled application form as per the schedule prescribed in the official notification. SOCIS of IGNOU offers admission to CIT programme in both January and July academic session. Candidates can check complete details about IGNOU Certificate (School of Computer and Information Sciences) from the article mentioned below on this page.
IGNOU CIT Programme detail
The course was started by School of Computer & Information Sciences (SOCIS), IGNOU with the aim to impart the fundamental knowledge of Computer Systems, hardware, multimedia and Information Technology. The programme also includes the dedicated laboratory course where the student can perform the practical. After studying IGNOU CIT course, the students can get job in the area of information technology. Also, the learners will be having hands-on experience in the fields of Spread Sheets, Word Processing, Databases, Presentation Tools, and Web Site Development. This course also includes the synopsis of Programming using ‘C’ language.
Below we’ve provided the complete details about the IGNOU SOCIS Certificate in Information Technology (CIT) programme:
- Eligibility Criteria: Those who are looking for admission to CIT programme should have completed matriculation i.e. 10th or SSC or BPP from IGNOU OR DLC from Microsoft’s or equivalent.
There will be no provision of age limit.
- Medium of Instruction: English
- Course fee: Students have to pay Rs 4, 000/- for complete course.
- Duration of course: The programme has a minimum duration of 6 months and a maximum duration to 2 years. Students have to complete this certificate course between the specified duration. In case fail to complete on time, then they have to take re-admission and deposit the fees again.
IGNOU Certificate (School of Computer and Information Sciences) syllabus
Certificate in Information Technology (CIT) course includes total 4 courses for 18 credits. The student has to complete 18 credits in order to get the certificate. The details of CIT Course Code and Course Names are tabled below:
|Course Code||Name of the Course||Credits|
|CIT 1||Fundamentals of Computer Systems||4|
|CIT 2||Introduction to Information Technology||4|
|CIT 3||Web based Technologies & Multimedia Applications||4|
|CITL 1||Laboratory Course||6|
IGNOU CIT Application form: How to apply?
Information booklet and application form can be obtainable from the Registrar (SR & E), IGNOU, Maidan Garhi, New Delhi -110068 and at all Regional Centres, Study Centres, and IGNOU army, navy, air force and Assam rifles Recognized Regional Centres. In addition, Application form and Prospectus will also be available on university’s website www.ignou.ac.in.
IGNOU School of Computer and Information Sciences (SOCIS)