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IGNOU Certificate in Business Skills Admission, Eligibility, Fee

Ignou Certificate in Business Skills Course details
Written by Sumit Sharma

Ignou Certificate in Business Skills – The Indira Gandhi National Open University offers admission to Certificate in Business Skills (CBS) programme for both January and July Session.

The University has invited applications from the students from all over the country to pursue this Vocational Programme and enhance their business skills. It has been developed by IGNOU, Rajiv Gandhi Foundation (RGF) and Commonwealth of Learning (COL), Vancouver, Canada.

The IGNOU Certificate in Business Skills admission notification can be checked online on the University official website at www.ignou.ac.in.

The IGNOU Certificate in Business Skills programme has been designed for learners to teach them the latest business skills and make them competent in the areas of business communication, entrepreneurship, basic laptop data, business concern, and accounting.

It would be easy for youngsters to start any business if they know the business terminology which can be learned by pursuing this course.

With this Certificate programme it would be easy for the NGOs and other agencies to develop business skills among the youngsters who sit on the road side and have no work to do. It can also help in reducing the unemployment as more stress will be given on self-employment.

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Programme Details:

The IGNOU Certificate in Business Skills admission eligibility and other details are mentioned below:

  • Medium of Instruction:  At present, it is available in English medium only.
  • Admission Eligibility: The candidate should be having 10+2 or its equivalent qualification to  get admission in this programme,
  • Course Duration: The minimum duration to complete the course is 6 months but the university provides the flexibility to students to complete it in the maximum duration of 2 years.
  • Programme Fee: The total fees is Rs.2,500/- (Note: Please confirm the latest fees from regional centre as it may change during the course of time).
  • Age Eligibility: There is no minimum and maximum age bar for this course.

IGNOU Certificate in Business Skills Admission Procedure :

The Indira Gandhi National Open University publishes the advertisement for admission to IGNOU Certificate in Bee Keeping programme in the local daily newspapers. Also, the advertisement is uploaded by university on its official website under the “Admission Announcements” section. Usually, the IGNOU Admission notification is published in the months of April-May and October-November for both July and January session respectively. The students can also check the IGNOU Online Admission portal to find whether this certificate programme is available for online admission.

To apply for IGNOU Certificate in Business Skills admission, the applicant needs to visit the nearest IGNOU Regional Centre to get the prospectus and application form. The counselors in the regional center will guide you about the complete admission process.

The admission forms, other related forms,enrollment card, etc are provided in the prospectus itself. The university provides the link on its official website to download the IGNOU Prospectus which includes the complete detail about CBS programme.

The University offers the ‘Round the Year Admission’ through its ‘walk-in Admission’ scheme.

IGNOU CBS Courses & Syllabus:

The details about the courses which are required to be complete are mentioned below:

Course Code Course Name Credits
 ECO-1  Business Organisation  4
 PCO-1  Preparatory Course in Commerce  4
 CIC-05  MS-Office  4
 BCOA-001  Business Communication and Entrepreneurship  4

To know more about the programme, you can visit the IGNOU official website: Click Here

About the author

Sumit Sharma

My Educational Qualifications includes Master of Business Administration(MBA) from IGNOU, B.E. Computers from University of Jammu. I like to help IGNOU students, write blogs, update latest information related to education.

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