IGNOU becomes first Open University to get A++ NAAC Grade
Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has got A++ NAAC grade. IGNOU becomes first open university to get A++ NAAC grade.
IGNOU Registrar said “As per the NAAC norms, ODL Universities are assessed on the seven criteria including curricular aspects, teaching-learning and evaluation, research, innovations and extension, infrastructure and learning resources, learner support and progression, governance, leadership and management, institutional values and best practices.”
NAAC team visited this University on 5 Jan and 7 jan.
The team had visited all the School of Studies, Operational divisions, centres/ cells/ units at the headquarter of IGNOU.
The Registrar of IGNOU said: “NAAC accreditation of the University is the outcome of the hard work, dedication. and team spirit of the University fraternity. The University also extends best wishes to all it’s students and alumni for this remarkable achievement. It is the result of the commitment, dedication and hard work of the IGNOU team for the last 34 years.”
As on date, IGNOU has 30 lakh students on roll and with this recognition by NAAC, ODL .and online learning will play a major role in access and equity to higher education, the IGNOU statement added.