IGNOU Phd Result 2023: Check Score Card, Answer Key Out

IGNOU Phd Result 2023: National Testing Agency (NTA) conducted the IGNOU PhD entrance exam for admission to PhD courses offered by Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) on 8th Jan 2023. Now NTA will soon announce IGNOU P.hd Result 2023. Prior to the release of the result, answer keys and candidates’ responses have been uploaded online. The result of the entrance exam is now uploaded on the NTA website soon. The testing authority will not issue any physical scorecard to candidates.

IGNOU Phd Result 2023

Each candidate will be provided with a scorecard and to qualify for the exam they have to secure the minimum qualifying marks fixed by the authority. The result will be uploaded on the NTA portal and those waiting for it can download it using application no. and password. The decision of the concerned authority regarding the result shall be final. There is no provision for revaluation or rechecking of answer scripts. The record of IGNOU) PhD. 2023 will be retained up to 90 days from the publication of the result.

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IGNOU Phd Examination Schedule 2023

Name of the examIGNOU Ph.D. entrance exam
Concerned AuthorityIndira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU)
Testing AuthorityNational Testing Agency (NTA)
Course OfferedPhD program
Date of exam8th Jan 2023
Result statusAvailable Soon
Date of result publication

IGNOU PHD Answer Keys & Responses

Prior to the release of the result, the concerned authority displayed the recorded responses of the candidates and answer keys. These responses will be displayed for 2 to 3 days on the official website of NTA IGNOU PhD. Candidates having any grievance related to any of the keys will be given a chance to raise objections. Once these challenges will be accepted and evaluated, the concerned committee will prepare the final keys. Based on the final answer keys, the entrance test result will be released.  

Check Here IGNOU PhD Answer Key

IGNOU PhD Minimum Qualifying Marks

To pass the entrance test and qualify for the next selection round, candidates have to secure the minimum qualifying marks fixed by the admission authority for each category. Check the category-wise qualifying marks details shared in the table below-

CategoryMin. Qualifying Marks
General Category50%
SC/ ST category45%
OBC-NCL category45%

 The marks obtained by the candidates will be considered for preparing the result and merit list. The result of candidates who were found to indulge in unfair mean activities during will not be released.

Steps to check IGNOU PhD. Result 2023

The result will be uploaded on NTA and by following the given steps, candidates can download the same-

  • Step 1- Open the official website of NTA IGNOU- ignou.nta.ac.in.
  • Step 2- Click on PhD 2023 Result link.
  • Step 3- The result search page will open. Enter the Application No and password/ Date of Birth in the space provided. Click on submit button.  
  • Step 4- Finally, the IGNOU PhD result will open. Check the details.  
  • Step 5- Download the score for your reference.

Information printed on the IGNOU PhD scorecard

The given information is likely to be printed on the scorecard-

  • Name of the exam
  • Date of the exam
  • Name of the candidate
  • Application no.
  • Roll Number
  • Date of birth
  • Category
  • Marks secured on each paper
  • Total marks obtained
  • Maximum marks
  • Qualifying status
  • Cut-off marks

Post Result Selection Process

The selection of the students for admission to the PhD program will be based on entrance test scores and interviews. Candidates qualifying the entrance test will be called interviews. The schedule and location of the interview shall be communicated in due course. At the time of the interview for final selection, candidates have to be present with all the original documents. On the basis of the interview, candidates will be selected and granted admission.

Reservation Rule    

The selection of candidates for admission to various PhD courses shall be done as per the reservation criteria-

CategoryReservation %
Scheduled Castes (SC)15%
Scheduled Tribes (ST)7.5%
Other Backward Classes – Non-Creamy Layer (OBC-NCL)27%
General – EWS10%
Persons with Disability (PwD)40%


For any assistance related to IGNOU P.Hd Result, candidates can contact at-

Phone No.- 011-40759000
Email- ignou@nta.ac.in

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