IGNOU centers in foreign countries may be started by July, 2011 | 56 IGNOU study centers are there in 35 countries across the world
Indira Gandhi National Open University which is popular in India is about to introduce the E-books as the internet usage is increasing. University members had taken this decision to attract the technology and management students. In this method, the books related to IT and management is first uploaded and after that all the books in all courses are uploaded. In order to extend the university, it had also introduced centers in Europe. It will introduce another center in Germany and one in Paris. All the centers may be started by July, 2011 and there are chances of setting up the centers in Austria and Netherlands. In the center set up in Europe, they will teach Gandhian studies and other languages along with normal courses. There are 56 study centers across 35 countries in the world which are related to IGNOU. There are 42,000 students in these universities.