IGNOU Improvement Examination 2023: Check Form, Fee & Last Date

IGNOU Improvement Exam 2023 – After the declaration of the most recent term-end examination result for the most recent session, we have received a lot of queries from IGNOU Students regarding the IGNOU Improvement Examination. We try our best to resolve all your questions regarding IGNOU Improvement Examination, Procedure, Fees, Form, Eligibility, and a lot more.

What is IGNOU Improvement Exam?

First of all, we would like to introduce the improvement system at IGNOU University so that every student can understand it in a better manner. The improvement facility works like a tonic for those students who missed their division just because of a few lesser marks so the improvement facility helps them to score additional marking to achieve their dream division.

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Can I Give an Improvement Exam in IGNOU?

Yes, you can give the Improvement Examination at IGNOU University if you’re unsatisfied with your examination result or want to increase your marks in a particular subject. So it is the best chance and opportunity for those students who want to increase their overall percentage and grade in their final mark sheet for the admitted program.

What is Division Improvement?

If any candidate from IGNOU scores just 2% lesser marks to secure the 1st Division or 2nd Division in the Master or Bachelor degree then he/she has an opportunity to secure the 1st Division or 2nd Division by IGNOU Improvement Examination.

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IGNOU Improvement Form 2023

The procedure for improvement is currently available only through offline mode so interested candidates have to download the application form from the given link and submit it to IGNOU Delhi at a given address.

Click Here to Download IGNOU Improvement Form 2023

Address for Submission of IGNOU Improvement Form:

The Registrar,
Student Evaluation Division,
Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU),
Block-12, Maidan Garhi,
New Delhi-110068

Important Dates for Submission of IGNOU Improvement Form 2023

For June 2023 Session: If any candidates want to appear in the June term-end examination then he/she must submit their improvement exam form between 1st April to 30th April to the concerned department of IGNOU University.

For Dec 2023 Session: If any candidate wants to appear in December TEE then he/she should submit their improvement form between 1st October to 31st October. A late Application form after the given deadline will not acceptable so candidates have to submit the form before the due date to prevent future issues.

IGNOU Improvement Exam Fee 2023

  • Rs. 750 per subject (Students from India)
  • Rs. 2000 per subject (SAARC Countries)
  • USD 60 per subject (Non-SAARC Countries)

Payment Method:

  • Candidates have to pay the requisite fees through Demand Draft which must be made in favor of IGNOU payable at New Delhi.

Also Read: IGNOU Improvement Exam Hall Ticket 2023

Things to Consider while Applying for Improvement in IGNOU

  • IGNOU Improvement facility is available only for one time
  • The improvement facility is available only for theory subjects or papers
  • The improvement facility is limited to Master’s Degree and Bachelor’s Degree courses only
  • The better marks will be taken into consideration while updating IGNOU Result and IGNOU Grade Card
  • The program must be completed
  • The student will not eligible to apply for improvement if the admission, as well as re-admission, was expired
  • Candidates have to apply for improvement only within 6 months after the declaration of the final result.

If you want to know further information regarding improvement or have any query related to the examination then you can ask your question by commenting below.

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100 thoughts on “IGNOU Improvement Examination 2023: Check Form, Fee & Last Date”

  1. Sir/Madam,
    I am graduate from Sambalpur University Odisha with 42% Marks.Now I want to take an improvement exam in IGNOU ,is it possible?Will it be equivalent to SAMBALPUR UNIVERSITY ?

    1. Sir Mera M.A(history) result clear ho Chuka h. Marksheet bhi mil Chuka h.marksheet me 07/12/21 ka date likha hua h. Mene exam June 2021 me Diya tha.mera result 53.13% h. Main improvement form bharna chahti hu . Please mujhe bataye kab form bhar sakti hu.

  2. I got 44 marks out of 100 in a theory paper of master degree, so am I eligible to give improvement exam for TTE December? I am a second year student from June session.

    1. I want to improve my marks i was not knowing this I cleared in 2017 and shortfall of 2 percent

  3. i passed MCom from ignou term end examination in december 2018 and result was declared and provisional certificate and statement of marks as been issued on 12/03/2019. I secured 59.17% marks in MCom examination which is fall short of 1% marks 1st division. So can i apply for improvement of marks in june term end examination 2020

    1. I have also same situation, I secured 59% which is fall short of 1% mark for first division

      Are you appears the the exam?

    2. Dear sir my one subject SST mark 37 but I feel I able to get more Mark in this subject. Can I able to give improvement exam.

  4. i have appeared in Dec 2019 exams of MHD -I year. can I appear marks improvement in June-2021 after completing the degree MHD final year exam Dec-2020

  5. sir i have recently completed my ma in english but i want to improve my meg 02 subject which i passed two years before .is there any way to apply

  6. I have got 36 marks out of 100 in IBO 01 in M.com 1st year so I can fill improvement form or not please suggest me.

  7. Sir can I apply for improvement of grade as validity of admission is completed in dec2019??
    I completed my BA with 58.8 % in dec 2019.
    If I can how many subjects I can appear for improvement.

  8. Sir I want to clarify with my percentage that I have scored in MSW. I scored 60% and it’s written 2nd Division, as my knowledge 60 % above should be 1st division

  9. Sir I got 54.625% in Master and you mentioned 55% so please tell me that I am eligible for UGC Net exam

    1. I have same situation.. the grand total marks obtained is mentioned in the marksheet is 600 out of 1100, which means 54.54 percentage but the percentage mentioned is 55% in the marksheet. So please tell me that Am i eligible wherever 55% marks are required like ugc net/jrf??
      and can i appear for improvement exam for june or dec 2021 term end if my marksheet issued on 11/11/2020 and my tee was june 2020?
      I have received my marksheet very late through post on 2nd aug 2021. So i could not asked it earlier .
      Due to covid 19 pandemic every ignou office was closed for almost two months during the 2nd wave.. and now at the regional centre no one is explaning the correct answer of my problem..

  10. Sir, I’m got 59.37% in master degree i want to improve my % pls help me. please send link to fill of online form of improvement of division…

  11. Sir, I am a MSW student of the batch 2019-2020. How could I apply for my improvement which will on June 2020?

  12. Sir what is the procedure of ignou MEG improvement exam amid lockdown conditions in Delhi .. how can we come and pay fee through offline mode … Kindly guide us please .

  13. Sir, will I get two certificate one before applying for improvement and other after applying for improvement

  14. Sir , I got 49.79% in meg and in my marksheet it is 50% am I eligible for UGC NET….I want to apply for improvement exam but I m unable to apply because of lockdown how can we come and pay fee through offline mode kindly tell me sir what to do

  15. Sir dd konse bank se banwana hoga … Koi bhi bank se ban jayega Kya or fee kitni h ?? Please tell

  16. Hi
    I want to give improvement exam in july 2020 so is it possible now , i couldn’t submit the form earlier due to corona outbreak, can i submit the form now and give exam in july 2020

    1. I want to give improvement exam in July 2020 .is it possible now I couldn’t submit the form due to corona outbreak can I submit form now.

    2. Sir I have secured 56 % in master’s in English literature. Though it is 4 % less ,is it possible?
      Or the rules rigid enough.

  17. Sir/Mam I got my master’s degree in dec 2019 n scored 53.25% so I wanted to fill improvement of division form in Apr 2020 but couldn’t due to Lockdown. Can I fill it in Oct 2020..? Please do reply

  18. Sir,
    I passed my masters exam in economics of which I got the result in the month of march. I received my pass certificate just recently in last month. I want to appear in the improvement exam as I got 1-2% below a certain level which is much below my expectation. It has already been more than 6 months since the declaration of result. It’s because of covid-19 situations I could not get information whether there has already an exam. Can I still appear in the improvement exam?

  19. I got c grade in assignment and D grade in theory paper in Bed course. In the grade card the subject shows incomplete. IGNOU rules says C grade in assignment is pass and D grade in theory paper is pass then why grade shows incomplete

  20. Sir,
    I applied for improvement form for dec 2020 session. What is next step. I submitted my application before 31 oct 20. My application accepted or not?.. where i can check all these??
    Please guide me.

  21. Respected sir/madam,
    I applied for improvement in division (from 2nd to 1st) within the stipulated time frame of doing the same. But now my form is been rejected because of filling form for more than the allowed number of papers i.e. i was allowed to fill for 2 exams but instead i filled it for 4 exams. Now can i fill the form again for 2 subjects.
    Kindly revert back asap.


  23. Sir Mera M A exam June vala Corona lockdown ke Karan October 2020 me hua mai kB tk me improvement de sakta hu. mujhe ye pta Kaha h ki Mera final result Aaya ki nhi .net se Dekha to total complete tha

  24. Sir
    Due to covid 19 pandemic IGNOU’s Jun 2020 terms examination was held in Sep 20 and result is being declared. My result declared on 24 Nov 2020 and got 59% marks. Now; I want to improve my marks upto first division and wish to apply for improvement. Can I apply for improvement for terms exam Dec 2020 now.

  25. The exam which was held in sep20, result declared in dec20, when will the improvement form be submitted for dec20 exam, I scored 59.55 in final year. Plz inform me about the improvement form for this…

  26. महोदय,
    मैं अर्थशास्त्र में मास्टर डिग्री की परीक्षा जून 2019 में 54% उत्तीर्ण की हूँ । 1% अंक से मेरा गुड सेकेंड डिवीज़न रूक गया। क्या मैं इम्प्रूवमेंट का फॉर्म dec 2020 tee के लिए भर सकती हूँ। कृपया स्पष्ट करें।

  27. Sir,
    I have completed M.A from IGNOU in 2013 and I have secured 49% only. I needed only 1% to secure 2nd Division. Can I fill improvement form for Dec 2021?

  28. Sir,
    Maine ba1st year june 2019,mai exam dia tha mere ek subject mai marks kam hai to kya mai ba final year k sath ba 1st year k exam form jma krke improvement ka exam de skti hu plz rply kr dijiega.

  29. Sir,
    I have completed ba1st year from ignou in 2019 and i am not satisfied with my marks on one subject.so, can i fill improvement exam form with ba final year exam form?

  30. Sir
    I have completed MA in Pub Ad in 2008 with 52%. How can I apply for improvement? Please tell me the procedure.

  31. Respected Sir,
    I am a student of MTTM and I have completed my all theory papers but till now I have not submitted my dissertation. Sir for improvement of marks I want to appear some papers as my theory papers percentage is 53%.Can I? Please help me. I am waiting for your response.

    Thanking you
    Jyoti Kalita

  32. Respected Sir,
    I have completed my MCOM(BPCG) term end exam from Ignou in Dec, 2020 and i have received my marksheet and provisional certificate also. I secured 54% in that. I needed 1% to secure 55%. Can i give my improvement exam?

    Thanking you.

  33. I have got my Admission in January 2018 for MLIS & I had completed my degree in TEE June 2020 with 53% marks. But I needed 55% marks to be eligible for UGC/NTA.NET and for applying for job on Librarian posts. I then applied for Divisional Improvement exam in TEE DEC 2020 for one paper, held on 8th Feb.2021. My Result update came on 19th May 2021 but unfortunately my marks aggregated to 54% now. I’m in dare need of 55% marks. Kindly suggest me, shall I be eligible to equalise my percentage to 55% by appearing again in examination for other one paper that has least marks. I don’t want that my cherished career be ruined. Kindly help with your kind resolution to help improve my marks to the required percentage.

    Thanking you in anticipation,


  34. Is improvement exam available for diploma curse such as “diploma in nutrition and health education

  35. Sir, I have completed my M.A in English in July 2021 with 54.80 percentage which is 1% less than 55% can I give improvement exam in December 2021 if my readmission validity ends in June 2021 as the result came late in July how could I apply for improvement exam before. Please do help me. This 1% could spoil my career.

    1. I have passed my graduation in December 2020 with 59% . I need 60% marks so I want improvement in my presentage now can I fill improvement form.

  36. I passed my graduation complete in December 2020. But , I am not satisfied with my percentage marks so I want fill improvement form now . Can I fill the form plz tell me .

  37. Hi sir,
    I am student of IGNOU bsc course, June 2021 was last attempt, as due to COVID, there is some changes in protocols, I have completed 22/24 subjects, and I had completed my time duration to complete that course. According to IGNOU it was my last attempt in June 2021, I have given my 2 exam in which i got less marks means, they have failed me in che-04, as I m unsatisfied my result. I got 10/50 which below then my second Last attempt, I have applied for re evaluation for my exam, can there is any other way to give improvement in marks or because according to IGNOU it was my last attempt, I don’t want to lose my degree and effort, I have scored good marks in practicals and exam. Please help me suggest me.
    I m so tensed after declaration of result. Which is unexpected. I had attempted 40/50 marks exam. They have failed me. Please advise me as I don’t want to lose my degree. I m waiting for my another subject result.
    Help me

  38. Hello sir,
    I am student of BSC course from IGNOU.
    Can I give improvement exam as 2021 June was my last attempt, I had expired my course on Dec 2019, I did re admission in june 2020, I got opportunity to appear in Dec 2020 and June 2021, as I m unsatisfied with my result, can I give improvement exam in Dec 2021 only in one subject. I had completed my 22/24 subjects, awaiting for one subject result. Can you please help me, as I got 10/50 marks only, In which I want to give improvement exam.
    Please suggest me something.

  39. I have completed my Bcom A&F under June 2020 Term End examination(mentioned in Statement of Marks), Admission took in July 2018 and I have appeared for exams in June 2019 exams and I have received my Statement of Marks & Provisional Certificate with dated 08/12/2020 and I got 59% in it. Can I apply for Improvement for Dec 2021 Term end examinations or later?

    Pl reply.
    Thanks in Advance.

  40. Hi,
    I gave the July 2021 session exam for MA (History) 2nd year and my percentage is falling short of the 55% required for PhD admissions. Is it possible for me to give my improvement exam in December 2021, or will I have to wait till June next year to be eligible. If I can appear in December 2021, does that affect the last date for form submission? Awaiting an early reply.


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