IGNOU BBSR – Regional Centre Odisha, Admission, Courses 2020-21 Updates, News

IGNOU BBSR Admission 2020: Registration, Last Date, Online Application Form, Admission Procedure​: Currently ranked among the largest open universities in the world, Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) was established in 1985 and currently offers 227 academic programmes through 21 schools and 67 Regional Centres spread across the country.

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IGNOU BBSR Quick Updates 2020 – 21

  • April 24: IGNOU started re-registration Process. Last Date to apply for next year or semester is June 25.
  • April 21: IGNOU has extended the last date of TEE June 2020 Examination Form to May 15. Click Here to Apply Now. IGNOU has also extended the TEE June 2020 Assignment Submission date to May 31.
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Activities in IGNOU BBSR

Certificate Courese at IGNOU BBSR

Certificate Programme Teaching of Primary School Mathematics (CTPM)
Certificate Programme in Empowering Women Through Self-Help Groups (CWDL)
Certificate in Women’s Empowerment & Development (CWED)
Certificate in Visual Arts – Painting (CVAP)
Certificate in Visual Arts – Applied Arts (CVAA)
Certificate in Tourism Studies (CTS)
Certificate in Teaching English as a Second Language (CTE)
Certificate in Rural Development (CRD)
Certificate in Nutrition and Childcare (CNCC)
Certificate in Newborn and Infant Care (CNIC)
Certificate in Maternal and Child Health Care (CMCHC)
Certificate in Literacy programme (CLP)
Certificate in Information Technology (CIT)
Certificate in Human Rights (CHR)
Certificate in HIV and Family Education (CAFE)
Certificate in Health Care Waste Management (CHCWM)
Certificate in Guidance (CIG)
Certificate in Food Safety (CFS)
Certificate in Food and Nutrition (CFN)
Certificate in Energy Technology and Management (CETM)
Certificate in Early Childhood Special Education (Mental Retardation) (CESE(MR))
Certificate in Early Childhood Special Education (Cerebral Palsy) (CESE(CP))
Certificate in Disaster Management (CDM)
Certificate in Consumer Protection (CCP)
Certificate in Community Radio (CCR)

Master Degree Courses Program at IGNOU BBSR

Masters Degree Programme in Social Work (MSW)
Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS)
Master of Computer Applications (MCA)
Master of Commerce (MCom)
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Master of Arts(Education) (MA(Edu))
Master of Arts (Tourism Management) (MTM)
Master of Arts (Sociology) (MSO)
Master of Arts (Rural Development) (MARD)
Master of Arts (Public Administration) (MPA)
Master of Arts (Political Science) (MPS)
Master of Arts (History) (MAH)
Master of Arts (Hindi) (MHD)
Master of Arts (English) (MEG)
Master of Arts (Economics) (MEC)


Post-Graduate Diploma in Radio Programme Production (PGDRPP)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Maternal and Child Health (PGDMCH )
Post-Graduate Diploma in Library Automation and Networking (PGDLAN)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communication (PGJMC)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Intellectual Property Rights (PGDIPR)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Hospital and Health Management (PGDHHM)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Higher Education (PGDHE)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Geriatric Medicine (PGDGM)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Folklore and Culture Studies (PGDFCS)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Environment and Sustainable Development (PGDESD)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Education Technology (PGDET)
Post-Graduate Diploma in District Health Management (PGDDHM)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Distance Education (PGDDE)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Adult Education: Participatory Adult Learning, Documentation and Information Networking (PGDAE)
Post Graduate Professional Diploma in Special Education in Mental Retardation (PGPDSEMR)
Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Development (PGDRD)
Post Graduate Diploma in International Business Operations (PGDIBO)
Post Graduate Diploma in Disaster Management (PGDDM)
Post Graduate Diploma in Corporate Governance (PGDICG)
Post Graduate Diploma in Book Publishing (PGDBP)
PG Diploma in Translation (PGDT)

PG and Advance Certificate

In Details History of IGNOU BBSR

The state of Orissa lies in the eastern side of the Indian union practically in the lap of Eastern Ghats enjoying the breeze from blue waters of Bay of Bengal. It covers an area of 155707 Sq.k.m. being situated between the parallels of 17049’N and 22034’N latitude and meridians of 81027’E and 87029’E longitudes. The Bay of Bengal forms the boundary line on the east with a coastline of about 450 kilometers. In the land it is bounded by the states of West Bengal in the north east, Jharkhand on the north, Chattishgarh on the west and Andhra Pradesh on the south. It has a population of 368.05 lacs which keeps a population density of 204 per sq.k.m. as per 2001 census. The male/female ratio in the state is 1000:972. The total Scheduled Caste population is about 16.5% and Scheduled Tribe population is 22.1%. If you look at the figure of the literacy rate it is 63.08% with male literacy 75.95% and female literacy 50.51%.