On the official website of IGNOU, the university has specified that last date to submit the application form is November 15, 2018. Though students who have registered/applied or yet to apply for OPENMAT 2019 are facing problem in accessing the official website (ignou.ac.in). After entering Username and Password, candidates could able to access the students’ dashboard. Students are now panicking that there are many who have to complete the application process.
It seems that the site is not working properly. The link for registration is active and also it is taking fresh registration. But, after entering the username and password as received on registered email-id, candidates could not able to log in. Once candidates are hitting on “submit” button”, the window is getting refreshed showing the password or security field empty.
With this technical error on the website, candidates are fearing if they could able to submit the application before the last date or not. Though candidates who have paid the fee are still on the safe side, whereas candidates who are yet to pay the fee may not able to take the exam. Even candidates who have to edit in the data in the form could not able to do the same.
In order to clear the confusion, candidates are also calling the IGNOU helpline numbers but all the numbers are either busy or could not connect. In case the technical error does not resolve soon then it will create problems for test takers. It is expected the university either issues any notification or resolves the issue soon. The final decision will be updated on the official website of IGNOU at ignou.ac.in, or onlineadmission.ignou.ac.in/entranceopenmat/. Also, these are the contact numbers available on the website – 29532741, 29536215, 29535027,29571322, 29571318, 29571301, 29571528.
The registration for IGNOU OPENMAT was started on October 22, 2018. The registration window was also compact with only 25 days. Even more, the registration was started much later than the expected dates. The exam for OPENMAT (XLIV) for January session will take place on December 16, 2018.
The IGNOU OPENMAT takes place twice a year, this time the January session is known as XLIV and next session is XLV. The registration for which is expected to start from January 2019. Through each session, students can participate in the admission process which also takes place two times a year. The OPENMAT is an entrance examination takes place for MBA admission in IGNOU. The University offers distance learning to students who could not able to pursue regular programmes. OPENMAT is an offline examination having a total of 200 questions with no negative marking.
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