As an adult learner when you choose to pursue Par time Study through Open and Distance Learning Mode / Online Mode / Blended Mode, etc there are several key milestones, or formal progression points, that you will go through.The specific requirements and timing of these milestones will vary according to the particular programme that you are registered for and the Institute that you have chosen to pursue your program from. And if you want hassle-free you may opt any Open and Distance (ODL) learning courses of IGNOU (Indira Gandhi National Open University) from its authorised Overseas Study Centre (OSC) for Nepal i.e. ICA (International Centre for Academics). ICA established in 1997 and became first Partner Institute (PI) in 2002 currently, known as Overseas Study Center (OSC) of IGNOU providing an Open Learning platform for the learner.ICA remains uniquely placed to address society’s most pressing challenges, in Nepal and the rest of the world which has already achieved a great milestone.
ICA – the Award winning Center as the Best Overseas Partner Institution in 2011, 2013 and 2014 for the Best Services by Indira Gandhi National Open University and recipient of Best Distance Education B-School of Nepal 2013 is only institution from Nepal which has been accepted as a member of Asian Association of Open Universities (AAOU). A gold medal is an award given mostly to people after a successful competition and having emerged on top of any given field or track event, or any other achievement. Eleven Learners form ICA has also received IGNOU Gold Medal in the faculty of Management, Tourism Studies, Computer Science and Health Science, Sociology and Rural Development. Two learners have been adored with the prestigious Nepal Bidhya Bhusan Award and one learner has been felicitated as ODL Achiever by Pan Commonwealth Forum at Kochi, 2010.
ICA is a registered institute of Nepal and approved by the Ministry of Education, Government of Nepal. All its Programs in offer are approved by the Ministry. In Nepal IGNOU degrees awarded through ICA have also been recognized by the Tribhuvan University (TU), Kathmandu University as well as other prominent Universities and Government Agencies. IGNOU Degrees enjoy wide recognition globally. Organisations such as International Association of Universities, Worldwide database of Higher Education Intuitions Systems and Credentials (WHED)- a body recognized by the entire UN System, Common Wealth of Learning (COL). International Qualification Assessment Agencies worldwide recognise IGNOU degrees.
ICA is one of the pioneer institutions in Nepal specializing on Open and Distance learning / Part Time Study / Online and E-learning. ICA has already catered to academic aspiration of 6000+ learners so far. We are home to 4000+ Alumni. ICA in true sense provides you an environment where one can “Work and Study” at the same time. As in past ICA have been successfully delivering Academic services to its highest standards. Our impeccable track record in this field distinguishes us from others.