IGNOU noted that information like admission and re-registration details, status of re-admission, change of elective/ course, address checking, credit transfer effected, study centre opted and prospectus and application forms of various programmes will be uploaded on the website.
Besides, registration forms, re-admission forms, credit transfer scheme of various programmes with their respective prescribed performa, notifications issued pertaining to equivalence/ recognition granted and the notifications/ gazette publication by various regulatory bodies pertaining to recognition of IGNOUs degrees/ diploma's have also been uploaded on the website, the open University stated.
According to officials, students can also search for their latest status of admission in July 2012 and January 2013 session on the website along with their admission validity in the database including the re-admission period.
"They can type their name and find out their enrolment number and check their eligibility for appearing in the term-end exams," officials said.
Pankaj Khare, Registrar, Student Registration Division (SRD) said that, "It is the SRD of the university that handles its three million active students for registration to its various programmes."
Khare said, "In order to streamline and facilitate handling this voluminous data, the division has developed in-house software for error detection in admission and re-registration data and the same has been provided to all the Regional Centres."
He added that the division has also developed software for change of elective/course, address, Regional Centre/ Study Centre and 'on-line' transmission of data by RCs called the Regional Data Transfer System (RDTS).
The University introduced 'On-line admission' for all the programmes from November 2008.
At present, Axis Bank, Punjab National Bank and Union Bank of India are entrusted with the task across the country, IGNOU said.
--IBNS (Posted on 30-08-2013)