IGNOU Launches Book Publishing Programme

IGNOU Launches Book Publishing ProgrammeIGNOU Launches Book Publishing Programme : IGNOU the biggest textbook publisher in Asia has on offer a PG Diploma in Book Publishing.
IGNOU has tied up with Federation of Indian Publishers (FIP) and the trainees would get a Joint Certificate from both IGNOU and FIP after completion of programme. The trainee would also get a small stipend on completion of the training.

IGNOU Launches Book Publishing Programme Eligibility:

Graduation Degree.
Good knowledge of English.
Working knowledge of word processing.

IGNOU Launches Book Publishing Programme Duration :

The duration of course is one year. However it can be completed in a maximum period of four years.

Function of Programe:

The programme is skill- upgradation and skill acquisition in the various aspects of publishing. Its objective is also to training aspiring publishing professionals in marketable skills in the various areas of publishing, including specialized editing, copyediting and proofreading online, marketing, distribution, sales etc.

Teaching Mode :

IGNOU will provide teaching material in several modes –print, audio and video, teleconferencing, face-to-face interaction– and attachment to a publishing house where a student will get a chance to work and learn on the job.

Programme Courses:

  1. Introduction to Publishing and its Legal Aspects
  2. Editing and Pre-press
  3. Production and Emerging Technologies
  4. Marketing Promotion and Distribution of Books
  5. Editing Books for Children
  6. Editing Scientific Technical and Medical Books
  7. Editing Textbooks, Internship.

Programme Plaza :
Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Bhopal, Chennai, Cochin, Cuttak, Delhi 1, Delhi2, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Kolkata, Kottayam, Lucknow, Mumbai, Patna, Pune
Depending on demand, IGNOU may add more centres.

The IGNOU Prospectus can be obtained from Registrar, Student Registration Division. IGNOU, Maidan Garhi, New Delhi-110068 and also from all Regional Centres of IGNOU on cash payment of Rs 100/- and by post Rs.150/- in the form of Demand Draft in favour of IGNOU payable at the city concerned.
Application form can also be downloaded from IGNOU website and submitted along with DD for Rs 100/- in addition to programme fee.
Interested student can contact Prof. Sunaina Kumar e-mail-sunainak@ignou.ac.in or 29533657,29572785,9873311723.

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