IGNOU Cochin [Kochi]| Regional Centre, Admission, Courses 2020-21, Notifications, News

The IGNOU Regional Centre, Cochin (Kochi) was established on 17th November, 1988 to provide open and distance education in the State of Kerala and the Union Territory of Lakshadweep. Over the years, the activities of IGNOU in the region grew and a number of Study Centres were established with substantial student enrolment in various academic programmes of the University.

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Name of Director Dr. Sindhu P Nair
Center Name IGNOU Cochin  [Kochi] Regional Centre Kerala
Established 1988
Location Cochin, Kerala
Pincode 682 017
State Kerala
Email ID rccochin@ignou.ac.in
Contact No +91-484-2348189/2340203
Affiliated Center (IGNOU) Indira Gandhi National Open University
Center Code 14
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IGNOU 2020 Admission in Kochi

Master’s Degree
Master of Arts (Economics) (MEC)
Master of Arts (History) (MAH)
Master of Arts(Education) (MA(Edu))
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Master of Arts (Public Administration) (MPA)
Master of Arts (Rural Development) (MARD)
Master of Arts (Political Science) (MPS)
Master of Arts (Psychology) (MAPC)
Master of Arts (Sociology) (MSO)
Master of Arts (Tourism Management) (MTM)
Master of Business Administration (Banking & Finance) (MBF)
Master of Commerce (MCom)
Master of Science Degree in Dietetics and Food Service Management (MSc(DFSM))
Master of Science in Counselling and Family Therapy (MSC(CFT))
Master of Computer Applications (MCA)
Master of Education (MEd )
MSc (Mathematics with Applications in Computer Science) (MACS)

PG and Advance Diploma

Post Graduate Diploma in International Business Operations (PGDIBO)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Audio Programme Production (PGDAPP)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Environment and Sustainable Development (PGDESD)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Food Safety and Quality Management (PGDFSQM)
Post Graduate Diploma in Counselling and Family Therapy (PGDCFT)
Post Graduate Diploma in Disaster Management (PGDDM)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Education Technology (PGDET)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Library Automation and Networking (PGDLAN)
Post-Graduate Diploma In Plantation Management (PGDPM)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Higher Education (PGDHE)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communication (PGJMC)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Social Work (PGDSW)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Rural Development (PGDRD)

PG and Advance Certificate

Post-Graduate Certificate in Malayalam-Hindi Translation (PGCMHT)
Post Graduate Certificate in Cyber Law (PGCCL)

Bachelor’s Degree

Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA)
Bachelor of Education (BEd)
Bachelor of Arts (Tourism Studies) (BTS)
Bachelor of Commerce (BCom)
Bachelor of English (BA)
Bachelor of Library and Information Science (BLIS)
BCom with Major in Financial and Cost Accounting (BCom(F&CA))
BSc (Hons) in Optometry & Ophthalmic Techniques (BSCHOT)
Bachelor of Social Work (BSW)
Bachelor Preparatory Programme (BPP)
BSc Nursing (Post Basic) (BScN(PB))


Diploma in Nutrition and Health Education (DNHE)
Diploma in Tourism Studies (DTS)
Diploma in HIV and Family Education (DAFE)
Diploma in Nursing Administration (DNA)
Diploma in Aquaculture (DAQ)
Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education (DECE)


Certificate in Computing (CIC)
Certificate in Business Skills (CBS)
Certificate in Community Radio (CCR)
Certificate in Consumer Protection (CCP)
Certificate in Environmental Studies (CES)
Certificate in Food and Nutrition (CFN)
Certificate in Disaster Management (CDM)
Certificate in Early Childhood Special Education (Cerebral Palsy) (CESE(CP))
Certificate in Early Childhood Special Education (Mental Retardation) (CESE(MR))
Certificate in German Language (Offered only in Tamil Nadu & Kerala) (CGL)
Certificate in Women’s Empowerment and Development (CWED)
Certificate in Youth in Development Work (CCYP)
Certificate in Labour Development (CLD)
Certificate in Literacy Programme (CLP)
Certificate in Guidance (CIG)
Certificate in HIV and Family Education (CAFE)
Certificate in ICT Application in Library (CICTAL)
Certificate in Nutrition and Childcare (CNCC)
Certificate Programme in Functional English (Basic level) (CFE)
Certificate Programme in Laboratory Techniques (CPLT)
Certificate in Performing Arts – Kuchipudi (CPAKP)
Certificate in Performing Arts – Mohiniattam (CPAMT)
Certificate In Performing Arts -Theatre Arts (CPATHA)
Certificate in Participatory Forest Management (CPFM)
Certificate in Performing Arts – Bharatnatyam (CPABN)
Certificate in Performing Arts – Karnatak Music (CPAKM)
Certificate in Tourism Studies (CTS)
Certificate Programme in Empowering Women Through Self-Help Groups (CWDL)
Certificate Programme in Rural Development (CRD)
Certificate Programme Teaching of Primary School Mathematics (CTPM)

Non-Credit Programmes
Foundation Course on Education of Children with Disabilities (FCED)

IGNOU Kochi Contact Details

Kaloor, Ernakulam District,
Kerala, South India – 682 017.
Telephone : +91-484-2348189/2340203
Email : rccochin@ignou.ac.in