IGNOU M.A Psychology Admission 2024 – Application Form, Fee details, Eligibility criteria, Last Date

IGNOU M.A Psychology Admission 2024: In this article, the details regarding IGNOU M.A Psychology Course 2021 – Eligibility, Fee, Application Form, Last Date of the exam are provided for the applicant’s convenience. Admission in IGNOU M.A program is offered on a direct trail since it is an open university and the number of seats for each course is unlimited. The application for Indira Gandhi National Open University  Courses should be applied online and registration opens twice a year for January and June Session.

 IGNOU M.A Psychology Admission Overview

Important EventsImportant Dates
Admission starts on
  • July session – Admission starts in the month of February ends in the month of May.
  • January session – Admission starts in the month of August ends in the month of November.
Re-registrationOctober  to February
IGNOU exam form dateOctober
Term End Exam Form SubmissionNovember
Term End ExaminationTo be notified
Release of hall ticket10 days before examinations
ResultsTo be notified
Result Revaluation Within a month from the release of results, revaluation of the exam can be requested.

M.A  Psychology full form is Master of Arts in Psychology

About IGNOU M.A Psychology

The complete form of M.A Psychology is Master of Arts in Psychology. It is a Graduate Degree Programme which is offered in January and July. It comes under the category of  School of Social Studies (SOSS).

IGNOU M.A Psychology  Eligibility Criteria

the candidate should have a Bachelor’s Degree in any subject from a recognized University

M.A: Masters of Arts

B.A: Bachelors of Arts.

Last Date for IGNOU MA Psychology Admission

IGNOU  Admission Due Date
June SessionApplication form available In the month of March
Last date to fill the application In the month of March
Dec SessionApplication form availableIn the month of September
Last date to fill the applicationIn the month of September


  • July session – Admission started on 5th may 2019 ended on 15th November
  • January session – Admission started on 6th November ended on 11th February


  • July session – Admission started on 15th November ended on 28th February
  • January session – Cancelled


  • July session – canceled
  • January session – Will be updated soon

How to Apply for IGNOU Masters of Arts Psychology Admission?

  • Visit the official website of IGNOU – ignou.ac.in
  • Click on the “Click Here for New Registration” link for fresh registration of the student or else enter your user name and password in the “Registered Log in” section.

Instruction to Fill M.A Psychology Application Form Online

    1. The application form should be submitted online through the official IGNOU website
    2. The students are advised to download the prospectus and read the instructions carefully before filling up the form
    3. The students should remember their Username and Password for subsequent login
    4. The application fees may be paid by the below methods
      • Credit Card (Master/Visa)
      • Debit Card (Master/Visa/Rupay)
      • Net Banking
      • ATM Card (PNB)

Before filling the application form online, candidates must possess the following documents:

  • Photograph (not more than 100 KB in size)
  • Signature (not more than 100 KB in size)
  • Age Proof
  • Relevant Educational Qualification (not more than 400 KB in size)
  • Experience Certificate (if any) (not more than 400 KB in size)
  • Category Certificate, if SC/ST/OBC (not more than 400 KB in size)
  • BPL Certificate, if Below Poverty Line(not more than 400 KB in size)

IGNOU MA Psychology Course 2020

CoursesFees (for full program)
MA PsychologyRs 18000 for the full course, Rs 9000 per year
BA PsychologyRs. 11400

The M A  Psychology program has a number of disciplines and courses from different schools of studies.

MA Psychology Core Subjects:

  • Cognitive Psychology, Learning, and Memory
  • Life Span Psychology
  • Personality: Theories and Assessment
  • Advanced Social Psychology
  • Research Methods in Psychology
  • Statistics in Psychology
  • Practicum in Experimental Psychology & Psychological Testing

II Year (choose any one group)
Group A: Clinical Psychology

  • Psychopathology
  • Psychodiagnostics
  • Psychotherapeutic methods
  • Practicum in Clinical Psychology
  • Internship
  • Project

Group B: Counselling Psychology

  • Counseling Psychology
  • Assessment in Counselling and Guidance
  • Interventions in Counselling
  • Practicum in Counselling Psychology
  • Internship
  • Project

Group C: Industrial and Organizational Psychology

  • Organizational Behaviour
  • Human Resource Development
  • Organisational Development
  • Practicum in Industrial and Organisational Psychology
  • Internship
  • Project

M.A Psychology course Fee details

Rs. 18000/- for the full course to be paid year wise, Rs. 9000/- per year a Registration fee of Rs 200/-
also has to be paid. The program fee should be paid only by means of Debit Card/Credit
Card through online mode only. The fee once paid is not given back.

Based on the marks obtained by the student in Courses, as per the evaluation system, the Master of Arts with Major in Corporate Affairs and Administration shall be awarded as per the following marking scheme:

Unsuccessful Below 35%
Pass 35% – 49.9%
Second Division 50% – 59.9%
First Division 60% and Above

Examination Form of M.A Psychology

It is an essential pre-requisite for you to submit the Examination Form for taking an examination in any course. You have to pay Rs 60 per course for the term-end examinations

Admit Card of M.A Psychology

After receiving the examination forms, the University will send the admit card before the commencement of the exam.

Examination Centre

Your college is normally your examination center

Declaration of M.A Psychology: Result

It is your duty to check whether you are registered for that course and if you are eligible to appear for that exam or not. If you neglect this and take the exam without being eligible for it, your result will be dismissed.

Re-evaluation of M.A Psychology Answer Script(s)

The students, who are not satisfied with the marks/grade awarded to them in the Term-end Examination may apply for re-evaluation within one month from the date of declaration of results i.e. the date on which the results are available on the University’s website on payment of Rs 500 per course by means of demand draft drawn in favor of IGNOU and payable at Delhi in the application form. The better of the two scores of original marks/grades and marks/grades after reevaluation will be considered and updated in student’s records.

As per this article is concerned, if you have any queries and ask for any information regarding IGNOU  M.A  Psychology Admission course details, fees, and admission process through the comment section below.


  1. I have done my masters in neuro physiotherapy. Can I apply for MA psychology directly instead of doing BA psychology

  2. When are the lectures going to start for MA Psychology 2021 ….I’ve not received any notification yet….I’m trying to contact all the numbers but no one’s receiving…. please help.

  3. I am interested in MA Psychology and presently I am doing a bachelor of education. Can I apply for the course for the same duration while I am doing my bachelor of education?

  4. I have done M. Com and am very much interested in psychology and i hv done B.Ed also can i apply for M.A psychology?

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