Last date to apply for IGNOU Admission for January 2021 session extended again

Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has once again extended the last date to apply for January 2021 Fresh Admission except for certificate and semester-based programs.. Candidates can now apply for IGNOU UG PG admission for January 2021 session till April 30, 2021. This is the fourth time IGNOU has extended the Admission date. Earlier, the last date to apply for admission was February 28 which was extended till March 15 and then extended to March 31, 2021and then again it was extended till April 15 and now till April 30, 2021.

Students who want to apply for Fresh Admission for January 2021 session can do so through the official website:

Steps to Apply for IGNOU January Admission 2021

  • Visit the official website –
  • On the homepage, click on the link that says, ‘Online admissions open for January 2021 session’
  • You will be directed to a new web page
  • Register yourself or login using your registered username and password
  • Fill the application form and click on submit.
  • Take a print out of the application form for future reference.

IGNOU offers admission to various Postgraduate and Undergraduate degrees, Postgraduate Certificate (PG Certificate), Postgraduate Diploma (PGD), Certificate, Diploma, and Application/Awareness-level programs for the January 2021 session.