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IGNOU-OPEN-MAT - Indira Gandhi National Open University OPEN-MAT (IGNOU OPENMAT - 2017)

Pen & Paper | State Level Exam
Application Fee - General / OBC / ST / SC - Rs.1000
Important Dates
Registration Date
Jul 01, 2017
Admit Card Date
Aug 06, 2017
Test Date
Aug 20, 2017
Result Date
Sep 24, 2017

IGNOU OPENMAT 2017 - Application Steps

Create Login ID
  • Download Application Form from official 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 examinations /tests and also for future notifications /advertisements.
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
  • Date of Birth
Uploading Scan Copy of Documents

Please check before sending the form to IGNOU whether you have:

a) Affixed your photograph and sign it.

b) Enclosed the following documents-

  • Self-attested copies of certificates in support of your educational qualification(s).
  • Original scorecard of qualifying OPENMAT
  • OPENMAT Original Hall Ticket
  • Experience Certificate wherever required
  • Category Certificate for SC/ST/OBC candidates
  • Identity Card duly filled up Proforma of Category Certificate and Experience certificate are printed with this form.

c) You may either 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 favor of IGNOU, payable at New Delhi has to be sent along with OPENMAT form.
  • The 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 - 110068.
  • Applications received after the due date will not be accepted.
Downloading Registration Form
  • After successfully submitting the application form, take print out of it.
  • Also, save it on your computer as this is the proof of your filled application form. Keep this form safe for future use.

How to Apply for IGNOU OPENMAT 2017

Note:-· All the information submitted in the application form of the exam should be correct and complete as once the information has been submitted, no one will be allowed to change it at any stage.

Eligibility for IGNOU OPENMAT 2017

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. There is no age bar.

IGNOU OPENMAT 2017 Important Instructions

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

List of IGNOU OPENMAT 2017 Centers (Expected)

State City Mode of Exam
Andhra Pradesh Hyderabad Pen & Paper
Karnataka Bengaluru 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