IGNOU ID Card (Steps for Download)

IGNOU ID Card Download – There is a first thing comes to our mind after getting the approval of our admission is Identity Card which is issued by the university. IGNOU ID Card is compulsory as well as mandatory for all students to keep it with them while attending any event of IGNOU University.

IGNOU has made it easier for students to download their IGNOU ID Card through online mode and the process is very simple to follow.

How to Download IGNOU ID Card?

The procedure for downloading the ID card is not as long as you expected. You just need to follow little steps to get successfully downloaded your ID card on your device.

  • First of all, Click on our given link of IGNOU ID Card
  • Enter Your Correct Username and Password in the field
  • Enter Correct Captcha Code
  • And then Click on the Login button
  • That’s it.

You’re now on the Profile page of your IGNOU Admission and able to view your IGNOU Digital ID Card. You can take a print out of it or can download on your device like Mobile or PC.

If you are July 2019 session or old session candidate then you can follow the following link to download your ID Card.

Click Here to Download IGNOU ID Card (For July 2019 and Old Session)

If you are a student of the most recent admission session of January 2020 then you will have to download your ID card from the following link.

Click Here to Download IGNOU ID Card (For Jan 2020 Session)

Candidates have to follow only given link to find and download their ID card. It is the only link that is officially released by the university for all existing students.

Can I Collect IGNOU ID Card Offline?

Yes, if any of the students have taken admission through offline mode then they have to collect their identity card from the concerned regional centre of IGNOU and the ID card must be attested by the RC to make it valid. If any candidate has taken online admission but facing difficulties while downloading their ID card then they can also collect the ID card from their RCs.

Uses of IGNOU ID Card

Candidates have to always keep their ID card with them on the following occasions and events of IGNOU

  • ID Card is compulsory while submitting IGNOU Assignment to the study centre or regional centre
  • Appearing in the Term End Examination at IGNOU Exam Centre
  • Practical Examination
  • Counselling Sessions
  • IGNOU Convocation Event
  • IGNOU Job Fair

If I lost my ID Card, How to Get Duplicate?

If any candidate misplaced and lost their IGNOU ID Card then there is no need to worry about it because you can collect the duplicate ID card from your regional centre office by submitting an application or can download the same again from IGNOU Online Portal.

Things to Remembered after Downloading IGNOU ID Card

We request to all students that they must verify all details printed on ID card like their Name, Course Code, Session etc so that they can correct the wrong information found in their ID card before the commencement of the first term-end examination.

If your Identity card is not generated or available for download from online admission portal even after getting the confirmation messages or email of admission from IGNOU then you can mail at csrc@ignou.ac.in to get your ID card through online mode.


Is IGNOU ID Card necessary in IGNOU?

Yes, It is mandatory while attending academic events of IGNOU.

What is the Password of IGNOU ID Card?

IGNOU 9 or 10 digit Enrollment Number itself is a password to open the IGNOU ID Card.

Which Option is Better among Digital vs Printed ID Card?

Digital ID Card.

Is Attestation or Signature Needed for Online ID Card

No. You don’t need to get signature of your RC for online ID card.

Can I get a duplicate ID Card If I lost original?

Yes, you can either download new ID card or get a duplicate from your RC

16 thoughts on “IGNOU ID Card (Steps for Download)”

  1. I take admission in master of hindi course in july 2019 . what is my MA (Hindi) assignment please upload that assignment on your site.

    1. Sir,
      I get my IGNOU identity card by following your steps but I didn’t get any response from IGNOU. Now, tell me what to do and one more thing is. What to do after getting the IGNOU identity card. Pls respond asap.

  2. sir
    My admission has been confirmed in Session- Jan 2020.
    Course – BAG: Bachelor of Ats
    How can i get my ID Card?

  3. Sir,
    My admission has been confirmed for 2020, but I got enrollment no.. 10 digit number & application couldn’t open. Actually it should be 9 digit no. Sir can u help me?

  4. Just open your IGNOU account with the help of your userID and password, than open my application status
    That’s it.

  5. I did admission at IGNOU , Guwahati for B. Com this year 2020..but i am not getting my ID card till yet… So please help me on it…

  6. Sir. Ji mera ek peper main campartment aaya tha or maine farm nhi bhra ab kab Aply hoga .or ba.2nd year ke assignment ki last kab tak jma kara sakte hai

  7. I had enrolled for PGDIPR but didn’t receive any information regarding assignments yet. Pls give proper information

  8. My admission is done on 2020-01-17 but now i forgot my username and password how can i reset my username and password?

  9. Madam, I would like to get the journal field work book online please do the needful for me.Since I need to redo again the field work.

  10. Sir ignou K official app pr mera I’d card show to krr rha hai prr uss prr meri photo signature or registrar K sign nhi show ho rhe kia krun or online bhi I’d nhi nikl rha ……sir koi solution btaein jisse Mai apna I’d card yet skun….
    Thank you
    Ignou student

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