IGNOU has a multi-tier system of evaluation , as listed below:
- Self-assessment Exercises Within Each Unit Of Study,
- Continuous Evaluation Mainly Through Assignments Which Are Tutor-marked,
- Practical Assignments And Seminar/Workshops/Extended Contact Programmes,
- Term-end Examination,
- Project Work, Etc. - Hands on Experience on the Subject with the Practical Expertise on implementing
The evaluation of learners depends upon various instructional activities undertaken by them. A learner has to write assignment responses compulsorily before taking term-end examination from time to time to complete an academic programme.
A learner has to submit tutor marked assignments (TMA) responses to the Coordinator of the Study Centre concerned to which s/he is attached.