Somatirtha Purohit

Indira Gandhi Open University is currently accepting applications for the positions of Junior Assistant cum Typist (JAT) and Stenographer. 

The application window is open, and interested candidates have until December 21 to submit their applications online via the official website at 

Additionally, candidates have the opportunity to make corrections to their applications from December 22 to December 25. 

Prospective applicants are encouraged to utilize this timeframe for the submission and potential correction of their application forms.

IGNOU Recruitment Details

Total Vacancy: 102 posts

  • Junior Assistant cum Typist (JAT): 50 posts

  • Stenographer: 52 posts

Educational qualification

Candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree from recognised University or Institute.

Age Limit

The age eligibility for the Junior Assistant cum Typist (JAT) position is between 18 years and 27 years, while for the Stenographer post, candidates should be in the age range of 18 years and 30 years.

Application Fee

The application fee is Rs 1000 for the Unreserved (UR) and OBC categories, while for SC, ST, EWS, FEMALE, and PwBD categories, the application fee is Rs 600.

Pay Scale

  • Junior Assistant cum Typist (JAT): Rs 19,900 – Rs 63,200

  • Stenographer: Rs 25,500 – Rs 81,100

How To Apply

  • Visit the official website at

  • On the homepage, locate and click on the registration link

  • Register and progress with the application

  • Complete the application form

  • Upload all necessary documents

  • Process the application fee payment

  • Submit the form and retain a printout for future reference

For more details, check the official notification here.