By Rohit Sindhu, Updated : Sep 02, 2020 17:02 IST
IGNOU September Exams 2020: Mode of Exam, Instructions & Hall Ticket, Explained

Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has decided to conduct final year/ semester exams from 17 September 2020 onwards. Releasing an exam notice on Monday, IGNOU registrar has written a letter to all Regional Centres/ Schools & IGNOU Units in regarding Term End Examinations 2020 for final year/ semester students. In the written letter IGNOU Registrar conveys the starting date of IGNOU examinations for final year/ semester students, as September 17. It is also said that IGNOU will publish the detailed instructions and date sheet for final year examinations in due course. 

Students appearing for the final year/ semester examinations of respective UG/ PG/ Certificate/ Diploma/ PG Diploma programmes, are intimated that exams are commencing from 17 Sept, 2020. The detailed instructions regarding IGNOU September exams, would be followed up to the exam notice, dated 31/08/2020. 

For more than 3 lakh final year/ semester students who have filled Term End Examination June 2020 forms, IGNOU will hold exams in the month of September 2020. Term End Examinations for final semester/ year are followed up of UGC circular, dated July 6, 2020. However, the circular was challenged in the Supreme Court and announcing its verdict in favour of University Grant Commission, Hon'ble Supreme Court has given nod to conduct final year exams to all states.

IGNOU Sept Exam 2020: Date Sheet

Taking to the website, IGNOU on August 31, decided to conduct final year/ semester examinations from 17 September, 2020 onwards. A detailed notification on Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for the safety of students, is expected to be published shortly. "IGNOU September exam date sheet, detailed instructions will follow, an official notice reads. It is expected that University would notify on the mode of exams for final year/ semester students, exam date sheet & hall tickets, through website

Should Check- IGNOU September Exam Date Sheet 2020 

IGNOU September Exams 2020: Mode of Exam

National Open University may conduct final year/ semester examinations in OMR mode. It has higher expectations that University would conduct final year exams offline/ in pen/paper mode as it has been conducting annually.

OMR based: IGNOU has decided to conduct final year examinations in the OMR (Optical Mark Recognition) based format. All questions will be in Multiple Choice Based format, a notice shared by IGNOU RC 2, Delhi reads. However, the final publication on mode of exam is yet to be out at

IGNOU Hall Ticket:

An official notice on September 2020 final year/ semester exam date sheet and hall tickets, is likely to be made very shortly. The intimation would be available at website of Indira Gandhi National Open University i.e Tentatively seven days before the starting of exams, students would get download their September exam hall tickets using nine digit Enrolment Number and Programme Code.

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