We are excited that you are considering the National Open University of Nigeria for your higher education journey.
Whether you are interested in pursuing a diploma, degree, or postgraduate degree, NOUN offers a variety of programs that can help you achieve your academic and career goals.
As you fill out the admission form, we encourage you to take your time and provide us with accurate and complete information. This will ensure that we can consider your application fully and provide you with the best possible outcome.
If you have any questions or concerns about the admission process or our programs, our admissions team is here to assist you. You can reach us by phone, email, or through our online chat service.
Thank you for considering NOUN as your higher education institution. We look forward to the opportunity to support you in achieving your academic and professional goals.
Our diploma programs are designed to provide students with the foundational knowledge and skills they need to succeed in their chosen field. With a diploma from NOUN, you can enhance your employability and take the first step towards a rewarding career.
If you are interested in pursuing a degree, NOUN offers a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs that are tailored to meet the needs of today’s job market. Our programs are designed to provide students with the theoretical and practical knowledge they need to excel in their field of study.
In addition to our academic programs, NOUN also offers a range of professional development courses and certifications that can help you enhance your skills and advance your career.
We understand that applying to university can be a daunting process, but our admissions team is here to help you every step of the way. Whether you need assistance with filling out the form or have questions about our programs, we are here to guide you through the process.
NOUN Admission Requirements for All Programmes.
As a prospective student, you may be wondering what it takes to gain admission into any of our programs. Well, you’re in the right place!
Firstly, it’s important to note that NOUN operates an open and distance learning system, which means that our programs are designed to be accessible to everyone regardless of their location, work schedule or educational background.
To be eligible for admission into any of our programs, you must possess a minimum of five credit passes in relevant subjects, including English Language and Mathematics at not more than two sittings in either the WAEC, NECO or NABTEB examinations.
For undergraduate programs, you must have a minimum of 180 UTME score (JAMB), while for postgraduate programs, a first degree with a minimum of second-class lower division from a recognized university is required.
In addition to these basic requirements, some programs may have specific admission requirements such as pre-requisite courses, work experience, or professional qualifications. It is important that you check the specific admission requirements for your chosen program on our website or contact us for more information.
|Proficiency Certificate Programmes||– Junior Secondary School Certificate. – Minimum of 2 credits in SSCE/GCE ‘O’ Level, NECO, NABTEB and at not more than two sittings. – T.C. II with at least 2 merits at not more than two sittings. – Mature candidates of 30 years and above with relevant work experience of not less than 10 years or evidence of prior knowledge/proficiency in a relevant field may be considered on their merit. – I’dadiyah Certificate of Standard Islamiyyah School.|
|University (Academic) Certificate Programmes||– Junior Secondary School Certificate. – Minimum of 2 credits in SSCE/GCE ‘O’ Level, NECO, NABTEB and at not more than two sittings. – T.C II with at least 2 merits at not more than two sittings. – Mature candidates of 30 years and above with relevant work experience of not less than 10 years or evidence of prior knowledge/proficiency in a relevant field may be considered on their merit. – I’dadiyah Certificate of Standard Islamiyyah School.|
|Diploma Programmes||– No previous experience or qualification is necessary. – Ability to read and write will be an advantage. – Note: Candidates for Proficiency Certificates will NOT be qualified to proceed to Certificates/Diploma programs without possessing the requisite basic qualifications.|
At NOUN, we are committed to providing quality education to all our students, and we believe that everyone deserves the opportunity to learn and grow. So, if you meet our admission requirements, we welcome you to join our community of lifelong learners and achieve your academic and professional goals.
List Of NOUN Courses | Undergraduate & Postgraduate Programmes
|2||B.A. Christian Theology|
|7||B.A. Islamic Studies|
|10||B.A.(ED) Early Childhood Education|
|13||B.A.(ED) Primary Education|
|14||B.Agric Agricultural Economics and Agro-Business|
|15||B.Agric Agricultural Extension and Rural Development|
|16||B.Agric Animal Science|
|17||B.Agric Crop Science|
|18||B.Agric Soil and Land Resources Management|
|19||B.LIS Library and Information Science|
|20||B.NSc. Nursing Science|
|22||B.Sc. Banking and Finance|
|24||B.Sc. Broadcast Journalism|
|25||B.Sc. Business Administration|
|27||B.Sc. Computer Science|
|28||B.Sc. Cooperative and Rural Development|
|29||B.Sc. Criminology and Security Studies|
|30||B.Sc. Development Studies|
|33||B.Sc. Environmental Health Science|
|34||B.Sc. Environmental Science and Resource Management|
|35||B.Sc. Film Production|
|36||B.Sc. Information Technology|
|37||B.Sc. International Relations|
|39||B.Sc. Mass Communication|
|41||B.Sc. Maths and Computer Science|
|42||B.Sc. Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution|
|44||B.Sc. Political Science|
|45||B.Sc. Public Administration|
|46||B.Sc. Public Health|
|47||B.Sc. Tourism Studies|
|48||B.Sc.(ED) Agricultural Science|
|50||B.Sc.(ED) Business Education|
|52||B.Sc.(ED) Computer Science|
|53||B.Sc.(Ed) Health Education|
|54||B.Sc.(Ed) Human Kinetics|
|55||B.Sc.(ED) Integrated Science|
How to Apply for the NOUN Admission Form
To apply for admission into the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), you can follow these steps:
- Visit the NOUN website at www.nouonline.net.
- Click on the “Apply for Admission” button on the homepage.
- Select the level of study you wish to apply for (Undergraduate or Postgraduate).
- Create an account by filling in your details such as your name, email address, phone number, etc.
- After creating your account, log in and complete the application form by providing your personal and academic information.
- Upload the required documents such as passport photographs, academic certificates, and any other relevant documents.
- Pay the application fee online using any of the available payment options (such as ATM card, bank transfer, etc).
- Submit the completed application form and print out the acknowledgment slip.
- Await communication from the university on the status of your application.
It is important to note that NOUN has no age limit for admission, and applications are usually open all year round. However, specific deadlines may be communicated for each admission cycle.