IGNOU Fee Reimbursement for SC/ST students for January 2019 cycle

IGNOU has officially announced fees reimbursement for Scheduled Castes and Schedule Castes categories who has took admission from IGNOU in January 2019 session. Candidates of these categories will receive their fees refund after filling an application form and submitting it to concerned authority with related documents of it.

Candidates need to submit this application form to concerned regional centre from where they took admission in the current session. Candidates have to read complete notification of fee reimbursement which was recently released by IGNOU head.

Application Form and Last Date of Submission

IGNOU University has now uploaded its application form for fee reimbursement at online and it is now available for download. Eligible candidates can now download the form and submit it to concerned regional centre latest by 20th February 2019.

Download Application Form for Fee Reimbursement

List of Documents must be verified by Regional Centre

  • Copy of student’s ID Card
  • Self Attested Copy of Caste Certificate (SC or ST)
  • Candidates must be eligible as per given notification

Indira Gandhi National Open University
(Planning and Development Division)

Dated: 7th December 2018


Refer Notification No. IG/PDD/2016/353/123 dated 26th February 2016 on exemption/reimbursement of fee to SC/ST students under SCSP/TSP components of grants received from Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), the scheme shall remain in effect for January 2019 admission cycle with following implementation points:

  1. The Scheme will be extended only to the following academic programmes for Jan 2019 cycle for SC/ST students:
    1. Fresh admission in Bachelor Degree Programme (BA, BCom and BSc)
    2. Fresh admission in Bachelor Preparatory Programme (BPP) and
    3. Re-registration in BDP (BA, BCom, B.Sc); BSW and BTS for students registered from July 2015 cycles
  2. There will be no exemption of fee under the scheme for SC/ST students. Every candidate have to pay programme fee at the time of taking admission and then apply for reimbursement under DBT on Online portal to be instituted by Students Registration Division (SRD). Detailed SOP will issued separately by SRD.
  3. SRD is the Nodal Division for reimbursement of fee; directly to the eligible applications.
  4. Employed applicants or beneficiaries of similar benefits from other sources will not be eligible for fee reimbursement
  5. Fee reimbursement applications will be accepted only till 20th February 2019. No reimbursement application will be entertained after this date.

Director I/C,
P&D Division

27 thoughts on “IGNOU Fee Reimbursement for SC/ST students for January 2019 cycle

  1. Are the all students of s.c. and s.t. category eligible for fees reimbursement ? Is there not a matter of family income ?

  2. When I get my refund.My admission is already done but I didn’t get my admission fee..I am a SC Candidate.pls help me

  3. Its been about 2 months since I’ve submitted my reimbursement form along with other documents attached at my RC, but the fee has got reimbursed? Can u tell me how long it will take??

  4. If you please tell me that where I will get reimbursement form or can you give me the link to download reimbursement form?

  5. I have taken admission in m.com in session 2019-2020 January.
    Pls tell me iam eligible for reimbursement of fees or not.

  6. Sir mein reimbursement kya Form bhara tha BA 1St Year mein lakin abhi tak mere account mein money nhi ayi h plz Help sir

  7. Sir, Mai PGDT ke July 2018 me admission liya tha but assignment samjh me nahi as rh ki konsa assignment kru 2 assignment dikha the

  8. Sir i am late for submitting the reimbursement sc form. So i will submitting or not in 25 march. Actually mujhe nahi pata tha ki sc / or St ka form submit hota he kiya me ab march me submit kr sakti hu pls sir

  9. When reimbursement Fees will be deposited please let me know. I Have submitted all the document to regional center mid of Jan 2019 still fees not received. Kindly please updated any news & deposit schedule

  10. I am Mamta Rani from Hisar perusing BSC from IGNOU.I didn’t come to know about the fee reimbursement schedule.I have re registered myself in 25th March 2019 for Final year for the session 2019-20. Can I apply for fee refund? I also forget to reimbursement for the fee paid by me on 10th Oct 2017 for BSC 2nd year to appear in the exam held in Dec 2018. Could someone please tell me how to reimburse the fee now as the applying period is over..

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