IGNOU opens study centres

Indira Gandhi National Open University has opened its Learner Support Centres at Dr. Ambedkar University, Etcherla (Srikakulam), and R.K. Omni Hospital (Ramnagar) in the city to offer its programmes to students from January 2016 session.

The study centre at Dr. Ambedkar University will offer 10 academic programmes: MSW, BSW, M.Com., B.Com., MARD, PGDRD, MA in Economics, Diploma in Criminal Justice, and Certificate in Humanitarian Law. The study centre at RK Omni Hospital will offer three nursing programmes: Diploma in Critical Care Nursing (DCCN), Certificate in Newborn and Infant Care (CNIN), and Certificate in Maternal and Child Health Nursing (CMCHIN), Regional Director of IGNOU S. Raja Rao informed on Friday.

“IGNOU, Visakhapatnam, is planning to open five to 10 more study centres,” Dr. Raja Rao added.