In the absence of such a qualifying certificate these students are deprived of higher education.
To enable such students to enter higher education stream, IGNOU has designed this preparatory programme It is valid for admission to IGNOU's non formal stream of BA/ B.Com. etc.
The Bachelor's Preparatory Programme (BPP) is on offere in Oriya, English, Hindi, Tamil, Bengali, Marathi, Telugu, Malayalam, Gujarati medium. It is of 6 months duration. However it can be completed in 2 years if a student desires.
The Bachelor's Preparatory Programme has following three courses. Student has to select any two of these courses viz Preparatory Course in General Mathematics, Preparatory Course in Social Sciences and Preparatory Course in Commerce.
For details, visit IGNOU Website- www.ignou.ac.in or contact nearest IGNOU Regional Centre/Study Centre.
Prospectus can be obtained from Regional Centres in person in Rs.200/-, or by post by sending a DD of Rs.250/- in favour of IGNOU, New Delhi, to Registrar (Student Registration Division), Indira Gandhi National Open University, Maidan Garhi, New Delhi-68.It can be downloaded from the university website www.ignou.ac.in.
Last Date for receipt of Applications is 30th June 2013.