IGNOU-OPEN-MAT - Indira Gandhi National Open University OPEN-MAT (IGNOU OPENMAT - 2016)

Pen & Paper | State Level Exam
Application Fee - General / OBC / SC / ST - Rs.1000
Important Dates
Registration Date
Dec 01, 2016
Admit Card Date
Feb 02, 2017
Test Date
Feb 05, 2017
Result Date
Mar 25, 2017

IGNOU OPENMAT 2016 - Application Steps

Create Login ID
Download Application Form from offical site. Register yourself as a New User, Clicking on “NEW USER SIGNUP HERE”. Then press the button Create User. The Candidates are advised to note down the user id and password which will be applicable for all future references regarding this examination’s /test’s and also for future notification’s /advertisement ‘s.
Completing the Online Form
Open the Link on the web page and fill personal information like Name, User ID, Password, Category, Gender, E-mail ID, Security Question & Answer and Date Of Birth. Note:-· All the information submitted in the application form of exam should be correct and complete as once the information has been submitted, no one will be allowed to change it at any stage.
Uploading Scan Copy of Documents
Please check before sending the form to IGNOU whether you have: a) Affixed your photograph and signed over it. b) Enclosed the following documents, i) Self attested copies of Centificates in support of your educational qualification(s). ii) Original score card of qualifying OPENMAT iii) OPENMAT Original Hall Ticket iv) Experience Certificate wherever required v) Category Certificate for SC/ST/OBC candidates vi) Identity Card duly filled up Proforma of Category Certificate and Experience certificate are printed with this form. You mayeither photocopy these forms or get them typed.
Payment of Fees
The amount of fee to be paid along with this form was Rs. 1000/-. In case the form has been downloaded from the website, a demand draft of ` 1050/- drawn in favour of IGNOU, payable at New Delhi has to be sent alongwith OPENMAT form. Prospectus will be sent to such candidates after receipt of the form along with the demand draft. The fee submission could be done via Demand Draft drawn in favour of IGNOU payable at New Delhi.   Please send your Application Form for Entrance Test (OPENMAT) FORM-1 by Registered/Speed Post at the following address: Registrar SED, Block 12 IGNOU, Maidan Garhi New Delhi - 110 068 Applications received after the due date will not be accepted.

How to Apply for IGNOU OPENMAT 2016

1. Create Login ID for the filling the application form for Indira Gandhi National Open University OPEN Management Admission Test (IGNOU OPENMAT).

2. Fill all the personal information like Name, User ID, Password, Category, Gender, E-mail ID, Security Question & Answer and Date Of Birth in the application form.

3. Scanned all the Documents in required size and format. Documents may include Passport size photograph, Community/Caste Certificate (only if the applicant belongs to OBC/SC/ST), Educational Documents, Identity Proof, Domicile Certificate(if applicable) and other supporting documents as mentioned.

4. Pay the application fee online by mentioned bank in the Exam Details.

5. Downloads & Prints hall ticket from the Official Site.

Eligibility for IGNOU OPENMAT 2016

Educational qualification

1. Graduation in any discipline with 50% marks for general category/45% for reserved category as per Government of India rules, with 3 years’ managerial/supervisory/professional experience.


Professional Degree with 50% marks in: Engineering/Medicine/Chartered Accountancy (ICAI)/Cost and Works Accountancy (ICWA)/ Company Secretary (ICSI)/Law.

Age- There is no age bar.

Marks- At least 50 % marks

Reservation policy- As per Govt policy of the state.

IGNOU OPENMAT 2016 Important Instructions

  1. Candidates need to send the fresh application to Regional Centre with necessary testimonials,fee and identity card.
  2. Candiadtes must note that there is no request of changing your mailing address wiil be entertained by the authority till the admission process gets finished.
  3. Incomplete aplications/aplications received after the notified deadline, are liable to be rejected by the authority.
  4. Handbook and Prospectus will be only applicable to candidiates staying in India.
  5. Candiadtes need to submit requisite as proof of their eligibility.
  6. Candiates should be very carefully while choosing courses for study in each semester.A programme once opted should not be repeated.Making chenge in option of a course is allowed.Study Centers of IGNOU.

IGNOU OPENMAT 2016 Relaxation Policy

 As per Govt policy of the state.

List of IGNOU OPENMAT 2016 Centers (Expected)

State City Mode of Exam
Andhra Pradesh Hyderabad Pen & Paper
Karnataka Bangalore Pen & Paper
Kerala Cochin Pen & Paper
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal Pen & Paper
Manipur Imphal Pen & Paper
Rajasthan Jaipur Pen & Paper
Tamil Nadu Chennai Pen & Paper
Uttar Pradesh Aligarh Pen & Paper
Uttaranchal Dehradun Pen & Paper
West Bengal Kolkata Pen & Paper
Jammu & Kashmir Jammu Pen & Paper
Delhi Delhi Pen & Paper