Admission to IGNOU – VIEP shall be through an all India aptitude test “IGNOU ENGINEERING APTITUDE TEST (IGNEAT 2009)”
IGNEAT 2009 intends to assess the Analytical Aptitude of a candidate for Engineering Studies. Aptitude tests are special kind of ability tests intended to predict success of a person in a specific occupation or training course.
It shall ascertain the level of performance that can be expected from a candidate having particular qualification.
ONLINE MODE OF EXAMINATION
IGNEAT is an Online Aptitude examination which reduces the examination stress on a candidate and simplifies the entire process of examination.
Fig. 1: View of Lab Setup for Online IGNEAT 2009
NATURE OF EXAMINATION
The IGNEAT 2009 examination consists of a single paper of 1 hour 30 minutes duration. The question paper will consist of only multiple choice questions. There will be NO NEGATIVE marking for wrong answers. No deduction from the total score will be made if no response is indicated for any question.
SCHEME OF EXAMINATION
IGNEAT 2009 consists of following five categories :
B. Tech (1st Year)
B. Tech (Lateral Entry to 2nd Year for B.Sc.(PCM), BCA, BCS, B.Sc.(IT) or equivalent pass candidates)
B. Tech (Lateral Entry to 2nd Year Diploma Holder)
Diploma (1st Year)
Diploma (Lateral Entry to 2nd Year for 10 + ITI, 10+2 Vocational)
Analytical Ability I
Analytical Ability II
Analytical Ability III
Analytical Ability IV
Analytical Ability V
SALE OF APPLICATION FORMS
Student Handbook & Prospectus for IGNOU-VIEP Engineering Programmes – 2009 can be obtained from School of Engineering & Technology, Indira Gandhi National Open University, Maidan Garhi, New Delhi – 110068
And variousIGNOU-VIEP CENTRES FOR ENGINNERING STUDIES by paying Rs. 500/- in cash at the respective sale counters or by sending a sum of Rs. 550/- through a Demand Draft (DD) drawn in favour of Indira Gandhi National Open University payable at New Delhi. For more details, please visit
Application form and prospectus can also beDownloaded from here
Candidate should not buy the Information Bulletin from any private publisher/ vendor as these may be fake Information Bulletins.
SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION FORMS
Candidates appearing for IGNEAT - 2009 should send their application form by Registered Post/ Speed post to:
Coordination Cell (IGNOU-VIEP Project),
Room No.113, New Academic Complex, Block C, School of Engineering & Technology, Indira Gandhi National Open University, Maidan Garhi, New Delhi – 110068
Ph: +91– 11-29572925, +91 – 11 - 32719635/ 36
STUDENT HANDBOOK, PROSPECTUS AND APPLICATION
ONLINE APPLICATION FORM
ONLINE STUDENT HANDBOOK
COUNSELING AND SEAT ALLOCATION
Counseling, Seat Allocation, Document Verification and Admissions
List of candidates eligible for counseling shall be available from 1st Week of November, along with the counseling procedure.
Counseling form shall be available from 2nd week of November 2009. Eligible candidates are advised to download and fill the same and report to any of the IGNOU-VIEP Centres for Engineering Studies on the date of counseling.
Verification of documents would be done at the time of counseling/admission. The purpose would be to verify different records regarding identification, age, qualifying examination, state of eligibility and category of the candidate. On failing to establish of any of the documents, the candidates will not be considered for admission.
SC, ST, OBC and PH candidates will be required to produce original certificate issued by the competent authority at the time of counseling, failing which they will not be considered for admission.