IGNOU BSc 2023: Admission, Fees, Courses, Eligibility, Placements

Updated on - Nov 2, 2022

IGNOU BSc Fees and Courses Summary

Specialization Duration Tuition Fees
Bachelor of Science (B.sc) 3 Years ₹12,500
B.Sc (Hospitality and Hotel Administration) 3 Years ₹12,700
B.Sc (Nursing) 3 Years ₹54,000
B.Sc (Social Work) 3 Years ₹12,000

IGNOU BSc Highlights

Course Name BSc
Course Level Bachelors Program
Duration 3 Years
Average Fees ₹ 22,800
Mode Offline

BSc [Bachelor of Science] Details

IGNOU B.Sc is a three-year full-time program. The Bachelor of Science program is offered in both general and honors categories. There is a wide range of specializations available in this program. Admissions to this program are based on the merit scores acquired at the higher secondary level.

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IGNOU B.Sc Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for the IGNOU B.Sc course are given below.

Course Eligibility Criteria

B.Sc (General) (All specailizations)

10+2 from a recognized institiution

B.Sc (Honours)(Anthroprology)

10+2 with 50% from a recognized institiution

IGNOU B.Sc Admission

The admission for IGNOU B.Sc courses is conducted based on merit. The higher secondary scores of candidates finalize admissions to the B.Sc program.

Application Procedure

The application process for the IGNOU B.Sc program is stated below.

  • Visit the official website. 
  • Click 'Register Online,' then 'Fresh Admission.'
  • Select 'Click here for New Registration' in the window.
  • Complete the online registration.
  • Log in with the required credentials.
  • Complete the application form.
  • Pay the application fees.
  • Click on submit.

Documents Required

The following documents are required for admission to the IGNOU B.Sc program. Students would need to submit a scanned copy of all the documents.

  • Photograph and Signature (less than 100 KB in size)
  • Age Proof
  • Relevant Educational Certificates
  • Experience Certificate (if any)
  • Category Certificate, if applicable.
  • BPL Certificate, If applicable.


IGNOU offers a B.Sc program in both general and honors categories. The fees for the IGNOU B.Sc honors courses vary based on specializations. The fees for B.Sc Anthropology and general courses are given below.

Course Fees

B.Sc (General) (All specailizations)

INR 15,900

B.Sc (Honours)(Anthroprology)

INR 15,600

IGNOU B.Sc Specializations

There is a wide range of specializations offered in B.Sc programmes. The B.Sc programme specializations are mentioned below.

B.Sc Specializations
History Psychology Political Science
Sociology Economics English
Hindi Hindustani Music General

IGNOU B.Sc Placements

IGNOU consists of a placement cell responsible for the placement of interested candidates. The IGNOU B.Sc placement details are mentioned below.

Particulars Highlights
Highest package INR 3 LPA
Average package INR 1.2 LPA
Major recruiters Dilotte, Annexure, Cognizant

IGNOU B.Sc Career Opportunites

Career opportunities for the students who have completed their IGNOU B.Sc course are stated below.

Job Profiles for B.Sc
Lab Assistant Quality Control Assistant Technical Writer

IGNOU B.Sc Scholarship

IGNOU B.Sc course scholarship is mentioned below.

  • The IGNOU Scholarship.


IGNOU BSc Courses List

Bachelor of Science (B.sc)

Full Time • Offline

₹ 12,500 (3 Years)

₹ 12,700 (3 Years)

B.Sc (Nursing)

Full Time • Offline

₹ 54,000 (3 Years)

B.Sc (Anthropology) {Hons.}

Full Time • Offline

₹ 15,600 (3 Years)

B.Sc (Biochemistry) {Hons.}

Full Time • Offline

B.Sc {Hons.} (Anthropology)

Full Time • Offline

₹ 15,600 (3 Years)

B.Sc {Hons.} (Bio Chemistry)

Full Time • Offline

₹ 43,500 (3 Years)

B.Sc (Social Work)

Full Time • Offline

₹ 12,000 (3 Years)

Other Courses Offered by IGNOU

Course Duration Average Fees
MBA 2 Years ₹37,800
BCA 3 Years --
BBA 3 Years --
B.Lib.I.Sc 1 Year ₹13,000
BSW 3 Years ₹12,000
MCA 3 Years --
M.Ed 2 Years ₹8,000
MSW 2 Years ₹32,400
MTHM -- --
BA 3 Years ₹9,600
BCom 3 Years ₹6,000
B.Ed 2 Years ₹55,000
MA 2 Years ₹13,243
PGC -- --
M.Com 2 Years ₹9,000
M.Phil 2 Years ₹12,530
MSc 2 Years ₹25,000
PhD 3 Years ₹17,049
PGD 2 Years ₹13,110
M.Lib.I.Sc 1 Year ₹18,000
Post Basic Nursing 2 Years ₹54,000
MTTM 2 Years ₹12,000
M.S 3 Years ₹16,800
Advance Certificate -- --

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