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IGNOU OPENMAT 2021 Application Form: How to Apply, Fees

Updated On - March 26 2021 by Anusha Pachauri

IGNOU OPENMAT 2021 Application Form has been released on 02 March 2021. Those who fulfil the eligibility criteria can apply for the same. Indira Gandhi National Open University MBA Entrance Test is a University Level examination for candidates who want to get admission into the Master of Business Administration (MBA) program at the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU). The application process includes registration, filling the form, uploading images, paying the fee and printing the confirmation page. IGNOU OPENMAT was earlier conducted by the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), but now it is conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA). Read the complete article to know more about IGNOU OPENMAT Application Form 2021.
Latest Update:
  • IGNOU OPENMAT 2021 last date to apply was 25 March 2021.

IGNOU OPENMAT 2021 Application Form Dates

Candidates must stay updated with the dates of the examination, to avoid chaos. The important dates regarding the IGNOU OPENMAT 2021 are as follows:
IGNOU OPENMAT 2021 Important Dates

Availability of Application Form

02 March 2021

Last Date to Register

25 March 2021


11 April 2021

Candidates are advised to strictly follow the schedule and don’t wait for the last date to apply.

IGNOU OPENMAT 2021 Application Form

The Application form will be available in online mode and offline mode by the respective authority. All the Applicants are advised to find the Eligibility criteria & the rest of the info about IGNOU OPENMAT 2021 from this page before filling the application form. Candidates must read the information carefully before applying.
  • Candidates should be aware of all the important dates in order not to miss anything. The application fee for the examination should be known, to avoid any misunderstandings.
  • Various documents such as a scanned photograph, signature and mark sheets should be kept ready at the time of application and various other documents to fill the rest of the details in the form.
  • Candidates should go through the below-mentioned points regarding the examination:
  • Candidates can apply for the examination via Online mode only.
  • The application forms are available on the official website.
  • A valid e-mail Id and mobile number should be provided by the candidate. Every detail regarding the examination thereafter will be communicated by this email id and mobile number.
  • Candidates have to upload the required documents in the prescribed format according to the university.
  • Multiple forms submitted by a candidate will be rejected.
  • Online Application Form cannot be withdrawn once it is submitted successfully.

Documents Required for IGNOU OPENMAT 2021 Application Form

candidate applicants should keep the documents prepared, scanned on their systems for convenience. The documents required at the time of applying for the examination are given below:
File Size: 3-100 KB
Format: JPG/JPEG
Dimension: 4cm x 3cm 
File Size: 3-30 KB
Format: JPG/JPEG
Dimension: 4cm x 1.5cm
The documents should be properly scanned and all the details should be clear.

IGNOU OPENMAT 2021 Application Fee

The application fee of IGNOU OPENMAT 2021 can be paid in online mode via credit/debit card and net banking and in offline mode via cash at the regional centres. Application fee for various courses is given below:
All Category
Rs. 600/-
The fees deposited is non-refundable under any circumstances.

How to fill IGNOU OPENMAT 2021 Application Form?

Candidates have to apply for the examination by filling the application form for IGNOU OPENMAT 2021. In case of any issues, the candidates can refer to the following given procedure to avoid any errors. The procedure for filling the application form is as given:

1- Registration

  • Visit the official website of NTA.
  • Open the link IGNOU OPENMAT-2021.
  • Click on “Apply”. 
  • Register yourself by filling in some basic details such as name, contact number, email id etc.
  • Click “Submit”
  • A confirmation mail with user id and password will be sent to the registered email id and mobile number.
  • Choose your security question and password for the login process.
  • The candidate should remember the application number for future references. 


Login to your account using the received registration number and password.

3-Enter Personal Details

  • Enter personal details such as father’s name, mother’s name, alternate contact etc.
  • Enter the address with all details from flat no. to town to city. 
  • Save and Move forward.
Enter Educational Details:
  • Enter all the qualification details carefully. 
  • Save.

4: Upload Documents

Upload the scanned image of photograph and signature in the prescribed format.

5: Fee Payment

  • The candidates have to pay the fees as soon as the application form is complete.
  • The fee once given is non-refundable under any circumstances.

6 Print:

  • A confirmation page will be generated.
  • The last step is to take the printout of this confirmation page for future use.
  • It is advised to save your registration number as it will be useful later.

IGNOU OPENMAT 2021 Application form Correction

The application form correction of the OPENMAT opens for a limited period of time. the candidates can change or edit only limited information in the application form and not all the details. Therefore, before submitting the form, they must ensure that the details mentioned therein are correct.

IGNOU OPENMAT 2021 Admit Card

The candidates who register for the exam successfully get the admit card to appear for the exam. In case any of the candidates are not able to get their hall ticket they can approach the Help Line between 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.

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Frequently Asked Questions




I can't get the page to apply ignou openmat exam. Please help?

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Hi, the link on nta site is broken. Last date is approaching, what can be done? Already mailed. Any clarity will be helpful.

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Link is not working

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NTA official site is not working. How can I fill the form of OPENMAT entrance exam form ? Please help me.

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Please provide a working link of NTA. As I am trying to reach out on ntaignou[dot]nic[dot]in and its broken at this moment. Any help is highly appreciated. Thanks.

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Please write to NTA Ignou branch - [email protected]

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I could not find the online registration form, please help?

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The official website is not working, write to - [email protected]

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Form Start Date:

02 Mar 2021

Form End Date:

25 Mar 2021

The last date to submit the form was on 25 Mar 2021
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