What's the BDP program at IGNOU?

BDP is Bachelor’s Degree Program under which we can take whatever subjects we like. There are no restrictions on choosing a subject.

However, if we want a major degree in a particular subject then we have to complete at least 48 credit in that subject.

But other than that we can take any subject to complete the credits.

How can I check IGNOU BDP assignment result?

IGNOU does not publish the result of  BDP assignments which is submitted by us separately on its official website. 

IGNOU BDP assignment marks are updated by the university on the student grade card.

The Ignou grade card is usually updated by the university after the declaration of term end exam result. 

However, the after submission of  BDP assignments by us at the study centre, the university can update marks on grade card at any time. 

Usually, the university takes 1–2 months in updating the BDP  assignment marks on the grade card.

How we can find the BDP assignment’s result in grade card?

here is a separate column for assignment marks in the grade card. 

Ignou BDP  assignment result is updated in the form of either marks or grades like A, B, C, D or E. 

After submitting BDP assignments at the study centre, we can check Ignou BDP assignment status online at the university website. 

In the Ignou  BDP assignment submission status, we will not be able to know our marks. We can only check whether the assignments have been received by the university or not.

How can I check my Ignou BDP assignment?

Visit this link of IGNOU Official Website for Assignment Status – https://admission.ignou.ac.in/changeadmdata/StatusAssignment.


For Assignment/ Project/ Practical Submission Status Checking, Enter Enrollment No. (9 Digit)*.

Enter the Programme Code

Hit Submit Button and your Status will open up.

What is Ignou grade card?

The IGNOU grade card is a kind of marks card of the semester exams. 

It contains the student’s result of their Assignment marks, Term End Theory marks, Practical marks, Course Completion Status.

After the results got declared, the grade card appears online on the IGNOU website.

How can I get good marks in Ignou BDP assignments?

To get good marks in IGNOU BDP assignments we should follow the followings methods:

(a) The matter (answers) should be ours.

(b) We should not copy the answer of each and every question from the internet or from our study material.

(c) We have to write answers in our language while writing assignments. 

(d) The more we show our efforts in writing, the more we will be noticed while checking the assignments.

(e) The presentation matters.

(f) The pages of our work should be properly attached inside a file.

(g) All answers should be written in good handwriting.

(h) Proper indentation must be used.

(i) Each and every answer should be properly numbered.

(j) Only white A4 sheets should be used while writing answers.

(k) A copy of printed assignments should be attached in the starting of the file along with assignment code for further reference.

What does not completed means in Ignou grade card?

‘Incomplete’ in IGNOU Grade card means ‘Fail’. 

If it’s written under Assignment, it means Fail in Assignment. 

If Incomplete is written under Term End Theory, it means Fail in Term End Theory; and if it’s under Term End Practical, then it means ‘Fail’ in TEP. 

Since IGNOU University is a distance learning university, which beliefs in educating people and continuance of the learning process, hence it doesn’t use the word “Fail”. 

Instead, IGNOU Grade Card uses “Incomplete”.