The Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises Bachelors Program is now offered by IGNOU

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Posted on 07 Jul 2022
12:26 PM
The degree provides for the current requirements of young entrepreneurs and in the development of their knowledge to launch a firm

The degree provides for the current requirements of young entrepreneurs and in the development of their knowledge to launch a firm WikiMedia Commons

On World MSME Day (27 June 2022), IGNOU launched this Bachelor's programme
The curriculum of the course would help in instilling knowledge for identifying business prospects

The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) introduced a new Bachelor’s programme in Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises on the occasion of World Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises day (MSME).

The B.A. (VS) Micro Small and Medium Enterprises programme is a multi-disciplinary curriculum that meets the demands of today's aspiring entrepreneurs and helps them get the information and skills they need to launch a firm. Opportunities for unskilled employees will be made possible by the programme, which will also improve skills in accordance with market demands. In order to meet the demands of beginning new firms in terms of employment generation and contribution to the country's economy, the programme will offer university-level education in new domains of knowledge and entrepreneurial sectors.

Eligibility Criteria


To be eligible for the course by IGNOU, candidates must have completed their 10+2 education from any recognized board by the Government of India.

Fee Structure Of The Course

The official fee structure set by the IGNOU authorities is INR 5100 per year. The duration of the course is 3 years.

How To Apply For The Course?

Candidates who are interested in studying BA in MSME at IGNOU can follow the given steps to apply.

Step 1: Visit the official website of IGNOU.

Step 2: If you are a new candidate, you have to register on the portal by giving all the major details such as name, date of birth, educational qualifications, etc.

Step 3: After registering on the portal, you’d receive your login credentials and password on your registered email id or phone number.

Step 4: Log in to the website using the credentials.

Step 5: Fill out the application form with all the information required.

Step 6: Click on save and pay the application fee which is INR 300

Step 7: The final step is to submit the application, save it as a PDF and take a printout as well for future reference.

The Last Date To Apply For The Course is 31 July 2022.

Last updated on 07 Jul 2022
12:29 PM
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