IGNOU Convocation 2020 – Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) is annually held its convocation on its main campus at Maidan Garhi as well as across all regional centres of IGNOU. Now its time for the next 33rd Convocation and we hope that the university will soon start to collect online registration for the next convocation for those students who have successfully completed their program from IGNOU University from the last session. IGNOU Candidates can watch the live webcast of Convocation from IGNOU Online website which will broadcast from 10:30 AM.
Updates of IGNOU 33rd Convocation 2020
We keep working on to update the convocation section of IGNOU which going to conduct for December 2018 and June 2019 session students who completed their program from any session out of both. IGNOU Convocation for said sessions are expected to conduct in the year 2020 but its registration date is yet to announced by the university.
Important Dates of IGNOU 33rd Convocation 2020
Starting Date of Online Registration: February 2020
Last Date of Online Registration: March 2020
Fees for IGNOU Convocation: Rs. 600 (per certificate)
Date of IGNOU 33rd Convocation: April 2020 (Expected)
Convocation Timing: 10:30 AM
The Venue of Convocation: IGNOU Headquarters, New Delhi and simultaneously at concerned IGNOU Regional Centres
Chief Guest of Convocation: Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu (India’s Vice President)
Dress Code for Male Candidates: White or Cream colored Indian Dress
Dress Code for Female Candidates: Salwar Kameez or Sari or Salwar Kurta (White or Cream colored)
Important Instructions for 33rd Convocation: Candidates must be reached with IGNOU ID card and take a seat before the arrival of VVIP. There is no need to take anything with you while reaching to IGNOU campus except your ID card.
Who is Eligible for 33rd Convocation?
All candidates who have completed their degree or diploma program in TEE December 2018 and June 2019 are eligible to register for 33rd Convocation online. They will be invited for awarding of Original Degree Certificate at convocation. So it has been cleared that convocation is only for those candidates who have completed degree or diploma courses.
Notice for Certificate & PG Certificate Programs
If you had completed your program in Certificate or Post Graduate Certificate than you don’t need to register yourself for IGNOU Convocation and you don’t need to pay any fees for it. Your certificate of completion of the program will be sent to you by post from IGNOU University to the provided address without following any procedure for it.
Candidates of BTCM, BNS, MCA, MBA, MCom, etc must register themselves and paid requisite fees to IGNOU to attend convocation.
Candidates may attend the convocation in their nearby city of the regional centre and get their certificate from any of the nearby regional centres. If you can’t attend your convocation but paid fees for it than your degree certificate will be sent to you by post after completion of convocation.
Candidates are requested to fill the registration form by clicking on the “Online Registration” link and pay Fees with any of the online payment methods.
Click to Print Acknowledgement (If already registered)
Candidates can get their print of convocation by entering their 9 digit enrollment number to Acknowledgement page and get awarding of degree certificate from IGNOU.
IGNOU Degree Certificate Not Received?
If any student failed or forget to register for the convocation then there will no degree certificate will be issued for the particular candidate. Many of the students from IGNOU University are not registering for convocation and waiting for months and years to get their certificate to be delivered to their address which is not possible without registration for convocation.
If you missed your convocation deadline then you don’t need to worry about it because there is a way where you can collect or receive your original degree certificate from IGNOU. First of all, candidates have to collect the convocation form from their regional centre or IGNOU Maidan Gahi, fill it properly and send it to IGNOU Maidan Garhi, Delhi with DD of Rs 600 to get your original degree certificate at your address. Candidates can also submit their application personally by visiting IGNOU Head Office.
Candidates are requested to keep watching this page so that you don’t miss the deadline for convocation registration because if you miss this then you may face trouble while applying for further studies or jobs.