National Open University of Nigeria – Admission Form, Accredited Courses, School Fees

National Open University of Nigeria

Are you aware that the National Open University of Nigeria, NOUN Admission form and application form for the 2018/18 academic session is out?

Using this medium, We would love to reach out to all candidates and interested persons, that the National Open University of Nigeria, admission and application form for admission into the academic session is out.

Below is a complete guidelines on how to register for any of your Choice school.

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National Open University Admission Requirement

For those who are eager to be admitted into the National Open University of Nigeria, there are several requirements which you must meet, before you can be successfully admitted into the institution.

All interested candidates and applicants should note, that the requirements for getting admission into the National Open University include writing any of the exams listed below’

WAEC or NECO with at least 5 credit passes in the following subjects;

and 3 other relevant subjects.

All applying candidates / prospective students are expected to have their WAEC and NECO results with at least 5 credits in English language, Mathematics and at least 3 other subjects, which must be relevant to the course the student intends to study at the educational institution.

National Open University Post Graduate Requirements

For candidates who are seeking for admission into the Post Graduate School for Postgraduate Diploma, please be informed that you are expected to be a graduates of recognized universities or have an upper credit level pass at HND or its equivalent area of studies. However, it is very important to note that some professional qualifications may also be considered.

For Master’s Degree, all interested candidates are expected and required to have relevant Postgraduate Diplomas from the University of Nigeria with at least credit level passes, or first degrees scores of 50% or above.

For Doctorate Degree (Ph.D), all interested candidates are required to have obtained a masters degree, which is appropriate for the proposed areas of study, and must have scored a minimum of 3.50 grade point on a 5-point scale.

The headquarters of the National Open University of Nigeria is based in Jabi-Abuja, Capital of Nigeria, and the university’s website is or

National Open University of Nigeria Application Process

To ensure that your application is very successful, applicants are required to follow these steps for online application:

1. You are expected to Pay for the NOUN Application Form in any branch of the participating Banks or use the institution online payment system. It is advisable that you use the school online payment system.

2. To commence your registration, please proceed and visit the new Noun registration portal,

3. On the Home Page, go to the Menu Bar, Click on Apply for Admission

4. The next step, once you have clicked on the “Apply For Admission”, you are required and expected to select either of this programme which you are applying for;

  • Undergraduate Programme
  • Postgraduate Programme.

For the main time, these two are the ONLY programmes which is currently been offered in NOUN for the 2018 application and registration. This means that you can not register other programmes. Other programme is not available at the moment of writing this procedure.

5. Proceed and Visit “Choose Faculty”

6. When you have selected faculty, click on “Select Faculty” and choose your choice of faculty.

7. It is important that you also choose/select your desired “programme of study”.

8. Then choose/select “Level”
Important Info: Please be informed and aware that the NOUN Postgraduate level is preset.

9. Make sure that you select “View Subject Required”, which will help you view compulsory subjects, which is required for admission.

1o: Once you have successfully followed the above guides, proceed and click “Apply”, which will take you to payment form.

11. When the NOUN Application form opens, This is the time where you will be required to type in your correct information and details.

Important Information: Please take note that before you proceed with your noun registration, the amount has already been fixed and is non-refundable by the institution.)

12. After filling the form, proceed and Select Bank Branch as payment type.

13. Click “Pay” to pay for the NOUN registration.

14. This is very important. Please proceed to copy and take your Remita Retrieval Reference (RRR) number to any bank branch for payment.

National Open University of Nigeria Postgraduate School

This is the National Open University Post Graduate Requirements for the 2018/18 academic session. To get admission into the Post Graduate School for Postgraduate Diploma, all prospective students are required and expected to be graduates of recognized Nigerian universities or have an upper credit level pass at Higher National Diploma (HND) or its equivalent area of studies. Some professional qualifications may also be considered for admission into the postgraduate school.

National Open University Accredited Courses


1Cooperative ManagementFull
2Entrepreneurship and Business ManagementFull
3Masters in Business Administration (MBA)Full
4Masters in Public Administration (MPA)Full
1Hotel and Catering ManagementFull
1Christian TheologyFull
2English LanguageFull
3French and International RelationsFull
4Islamic StudiesFull
1Nursing ScienceInterim
2Public Health ScienceFull
1Agricultural Science EducationFull
2Biology EducationFull
3Business EducationFull
4Chemistry EducationFull
5Computer Science EducationFull
6Early Childhood EducationFull
7English EducationFull
8French EducationFull
9Integrated ScienceFull
10Mathematics EducationFull
11Physics EducationFull
12Primary EducationFull
1Computer ScienceFull
2Communication   TechnologyFull
3Environmental Science and Resources ManagementFull
5Mathematics/Computer  ScienceFull
6Data ManagementInterim
1Criminology and Security StudiesInterim
2Peace Studies and Conflict ResolutionInterim
3Tourism StudiesInterim

National Open University School Fees

This information is very important to all newly admitted students, undergraduates and postgraduate students, that the Open University of Nigeria has officially released the much awaited NOU school fees, both for newly admitted students and returning students, including undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Here is the official NOUN school fee schedules for all programmes and courses.

Please be informed that this school fee schedules covers the following as listed below:

  • Undergraduates
  • Postgraduate
  • NOUN PHD FEE schedules

CLICK HERE to see all NOUN School Fees for 2018

National Open University of Nigeria Admission List

The Open University of Nigeria has disclosed that the admission list has been released.  Follow the steps below to check your NOUN admission list.

Step 1. You are required to visit the NOUN official portal →
Step 2. Scroll down on the list and you will discover where it reads “Admission List” and click on it. It contains the list of all students, who were offered admission.
Step 3: A new page will load up, where you are required and expected to insert/type in your Name or (Surname). Once you have done this, the list will show if you were offered admission or Not.

National Open University Student Portal

There are several students portal, where you can get the Latest NOUN news, however, some of the most current NOUN sites, where students can get the latest noun news. Check the Noun student portal here at

National Open University of Nigeria Study Centres

For students or newly admitted students, who wants to check out the complete list of all Noun approved and accredited study centres in Nigeria, I will be sharing this information with you, including the study centers addresses, emails, etc.

For those who are still not sure, AM happy to inform you that the National Universities Commission (NUC) has released the lists of all approved NOUN Study Centres in Nigeria, including the NOUN addresses and location in the 36 states of Nigeria and each departments official emails.

You can Check out the list of all NOUN study centers by Clicking Here

National Open University of Nigeria Course Materials

The Open University of Nigeria has released all the NOUN course materials for free to the general public, especially to all NOUN students who needs to study their course materials. It comes will all approved subjects.

However, the school has made it clear, that you CAN’T download and sell any of the course materials, else the law will be on you.

You can download the complete NOUN course Materials By CLICKING HERE

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