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 the university has now started the online registration for the next convocation for those students who have successfully completed their program from IGNOU University from the last sessions. 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
Finally, the university has started to collect the online applications for the original degree certificate who has completed their degree and diploma courses in the following session. The registration for convocation is available through online method only and candidates have to pay the requisite fees through online mode only. IGNOU Convocation expected to date is also released by the university which is given in the following section.
Final Announcement– The university has now released the confirmed date of IGNOU 33rd convocation and its venue. Candidates are requested to take a look at this article to find all the important details regarding the next convocation so that you don’t miss it to attend.
Registration Closing Notice – IGNOU 33rd Convocation online registration is now closed by the university. If you are not able or failed to registered for 33rd Convocation then visit your regional centre as soon as possible for the available method for applying for IGNOU Convocation. We will be informed to students if the university going to resume convocation online registration for a limited time frame.
Important Dates of IGNOU 33rd Convocation 2020
Starting Date of Online Registration: 25/26th January 2020
Last Date of Online Registration: 5th February 2020 (Confirmed)
Fees for IGNOU Convocation: Rs. 600 (per certificate)
Date of IGNOU 33rd Convocation: 17th February 2020 (Confirmed)
Convocation Timing: 12:00 PM
The Venue of Convocation: IGNOU Headquarters, New Delhi and simultaneously at concerned IGNOU Regional Centres
Chief Guest of Convocation: Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishark’ (HRD Minister of India)
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.
Notice for Non-Registered Candidates – If you are failed or missed to register for 33rd convocation through online mode then candidates are advised to visit their regional centre today and submit the form with fees of Rs 600 through Cash Challan to receive your degree certificate as soon as possible without any delay. Students have to visit their RC to know more about the procedure of applying.
Note – The given time duration for online registration of 33rd convocation is too short so the eligible candidates have just a few days to get registered to get their degree certificates so candidates are requested to pay their registration fees without waiting for the last date.
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 level then you don’t need to register yourself for IGNOU Convocation and you don’t need to pay any fees for it. Your certificate for completion of the program will be sent to you by post from IGNOU University to the provided address without following any procedure for it.
Where to attend the 33rd Convocation?
Candidates may attend the convocation in the concerned regional centre which they have selected for their course. If there is no convocation event organized at your RC then you can attend it at the nearby regional centre in your neighbor city 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.
IGNOU Convocation Registration Procedure 2020
The candidates have to follow the following link to register online for the upcoming convocation of IGNOU University. The procedure is very little where there are no documents required at the time of filling the form. The candidate just needs to have their 9 digit enrollment number to get registered for the 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.
IGNOU Convocation Status 2020
If you had successfully registered for the convocation online then now its time to check your convocation application status. Keep in mind that the student can check their status 48 hours or 2 working days after submission of online application.
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.