IGNOU Regional Centre Bhopal

IGNOU Regional Centre Bhopal was established on Teacher’s Day, September 5th, 1986, beginning with 1756 enrolled students. IGNOU that complements communication between branches of study centres and students residing in its operational area.

IGNOU Regional Centre Bhopal Address in Madhya Pradesh

Focusing on reaching students wherever they are, this institute offers educational flexibility and broad geographical coverage, ensuring a quality education for everyone in the region.

Regional Centre

Indira Gandhi National Open University

12, Arera Hills, Near Old District Jail

BHOPAL, MP-462011

Study Centre Details

Currently, IGNOU RC Bhopal extended its jurisdiction to 31 districts of Madhya Pradesh, namely:

  1. Agar Malwa
  2. Alirajpur
  3. Ashok Nagar
  4. Badwani
  5. Betul
  6. Bhind
  7. Bhopal
  8. Burhanpur
  9. Datia
  10. Dewas
  11. Dhar
  12. Guna
  13. Gwalior
  14. Harda
  15. Hoshangabad
  16. Indore
  17. Jhabua
  18. Khandwa
  19. Khargone
  20. Mandsaur
  21. Morena
  22. Neemuch
  23. Raisen
  24. Rajgarh
  25. Ratlam
  26. Sehore
  27. Shajapur
  28. Sheopur
  29. Shivpuri
  30. Ujjain
  31. Vidisha


Study Centres

It operates through a network of 100+ active study centers, spread over 16 districts providing efficient educational support services to learners.


It currently offers more than 150 programs of study, including Certificate, Diploma, and Degree Courses.

Tutoring Sessions

Sessions are conducted frequently by a countrywide network of study centres that grant theoretical understanding and communication skills.

Study Materials

Quality, self-instructive study materials that cover all necessary areas of a particular course for effective learning.

Broadcasting Services

The Bhopal regional centre also operates via Gyan Darshan Channel, Gyan Vani, ILCC, and EDUSAT communication systems for easy knowledge dissemination.


There’s broad availability of E-Libraries that gives digital mediums to interested learners.

Flexible Learning: This centre facilitates distance education for those students who cannot pursue a full-time on-campus education system. It .provided with high high standard of interactive teaching sessions that reinforce practical knowledge along with academic curriculum.

Courses Offered by IGNOU Regional Centre Bhopal

UG Courses
Bachelor of Arts (Tourism Studies) (BTS)
Bachelor of Commerce (BCom)
Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA)
Bachelor of Education (BEd)
Bachelor of English (BA)
Bachelor of Library and Information Science (BLIS)
Bachelor of Social Work (BSW)
Bachelor Preparatory Programme (BPP)
BSc (Hons) in Optometry & Ophthalmic Techniques (BSCHOT)
BSc Nursing (Post Basic) (BScN(PB))
PG Courses
MA (Distance Education) (MADE)
Master of Arts (Economics) (MEC)
Master of Arts (English) (MEG)
Master of Arts (Hindi) (MHD)
Master of Arts (History) (MAH)
Master of Arts (Political Science) (MPS)
Master of Arts (Public Administration) (MPA)
Master of Arts (Rural Development) (MARD)
Master of Arts (Sociology) (MSO)
Master of Arts (Tourism Management) (MTM)
Master of Arts(Education) (MA(Edu))
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Master of Commerce (MCom)
Master of Computer Applications (MCA)
Master of Education (MEd )
Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS)
Master of Science Degree in Dietetics and Food Service Management (MSc(DFSM))
Master of Science in Counselling and Family Therapy (MSC(CFT))

Diploma in Creative Writing in English (DCE)
Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education (DECE)
Diploma in HIV and Family Education (DAFE)
Diploma in Management (DIM)
Diploma in Nursing Administration (DNA)
Diploma in Nutrition and Health Education (DNHE)
Diploma in Tourism Studies (DTS)
Diploma in Urdu Language (DUL)
Diploma in Value-Added Products from Fruits and Vegetables (DVAPFV)
Diploma in Women’s Empowerment & Development (DWED)
PG and Advance Diploma
PG Diploma in Translation (PGDT)
Post Graduate Diploma in Disaster Management (PGDDM)
Post Graduate Diploma in Educational Management and Administration (PGDEMA)
Post Graduate Diploma in International Business Operations (PGDIBO)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Analytical Chemistry (PGDAC)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Audio Programme Production (PGDAPP)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Distance Education (PGDDE)
Post-Graduate Diploma in District Health Management (PGDDHM)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Education Technology (PGDET)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Environment and Sustainable Development (PGDESD)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Food Safety and Quality Management (PGDFSQM)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Geriatric Medicine (PGDGM)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Higher Education (PGDHE)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communication (PGJMC)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Maternal and Child Health (PGDMCH )
Post-Graduate Diploma in Radio Prasaran (PGDRP)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Radio Programme Production (PGDRPP)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Rural Development (PGDRD)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Social Work (PGDSW)
Post-Graduate Diploma Programme in Acupuncture (PGDACP)
PG and Advance Certificate
Advanced Certificate in Power Distribution Management (ACPDM)
Post Graduate Certificate in Cyber Law (PGCCL)
Post-Graduate Certificate in Endodontics (PGCE)
Post-Graduate Certificate in Oral Implantology (PGCOI)
Certificate in Business Skills (CBS)
Certificate in Community Radio (CCR)
Certificate in Consumer Protection (CCP)
Certificate in Diabetes Care for Community Worker (CDCW)
Certificate in Disaster Management (CDM)
Certificate in Early Childhood Special Education (Cerebral Palsy) (CESE(CP))
Certificate in Entrepreneurship (CIE)
Certificate in Environmental Studies (CES)
Certificate in Food and Nutrition (CFN)
Certificate in Guidance (CIG)
Certificate in Health Care Waste Management (CHCWM)
Certificate in HIV and Family Education (CAFE)
Certificate in Information Technology (CIT)
Certificate in Maternal and Child Health Care (CMCHC)
Certificate in Newborn and Infant Care (CNIC)
Certificate in NGO Management (CNGOM)
Certificate in Nutrition and Childcare (CNCC)
Certificate in Organic Farming (COF)
Certificate in Poultry Farming (CPF)
Certificate in Tourism Studies (CTS)
Certificate in Urdu Language (CUL)
Certificate in Water Harvesting and Management (CWHM)
Certificate Programme in Functional English (Basic level) (CFE)
Certificate Programme in Laboratory Techniques (CPLT)
Certificate Programme in Rural Development (CRD)
Certificate Programme Teaching of Primary School Mathematics (CTPM)


IGNOU – Indira Gandhi National Open University

RC – Regional Centre

MP – Madhya Pradesh