Many students are looking to change IGNOU study centre after the admission is confirmed, due to multiple reasons such as filling incorrect study centre details while submitting the form or because they have shifted to new place. These three simple steps will guide you through the process of changing IGNOU study centre.

Steps to Change IGNOU Study Centre:

Step 1: Download the change of study centre form from IGNOU website. Link: Download Form.

Step 2: Fill all the details asked in the form. You need to enter the current study centre code and the code of the study centre desired. You can find the study centre codes by visiting the website of the IGNOU regional centre of your area.


Step 3: Submit the form to your regional centre.

After submission of the form it takes around 15 – 30 days for the change. You can track the status by visiting status page here. Check Status

NOTE: This tutorial is to change Study Centre and not Regional Centre.  Change of study centre will only be entertained if there is seats available in the study centre you have applied for. In Programmes having laboratory component, request for change of study centre shall not be entertained after commencement of practical sessions



  1. Sir
    Jai Hind. I am applied BLIS through IGNOU for the academic session 2017-2018. My control No -172839689 and admission is confirmed. I am filling incorrect study centre details while submitting the form. i want to changing IGNOU study centre from Jai Narain Degree College Lucknow, Centre Code – 2701 to Central Command, HRDC-1 c/o HQ Central Command(Edn), Lucknow (Centre Code – 5301).

    Request reply for the above subject matter at the earliest

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