National Open University of Nigeria Admission Form for 2023/2 Session.
The National Open University of Nigeria, NOU admission application form for admission into Certificate, Diploma, Undergraduate, Post Graduate Diploma, Masters Degree, and Doctor of Philosophy programmes for the 2023/2 Academic Session is now ongoing. The method of instruction at NOUN is the distance learning mode within an open learning environment.
|Programme Code||Programme Title||Host Faculty||Remarks|
|7406||PhD Management Information System (MIS)||ACETEL Programmes|
|7405||PhD Cyber Security (CS)||ACETEL Programmes|
|7404||PhD Artificial Intelligence (AI)||ACETEL Programmes|
|7403||M.Sc. Management Information System (MIS)||ACETEL Programmes|
|7402||M.Sc. Cyber Security (CS)||ACETEL Programmes|
|7401||M.Sc. Artificial Intelligence (AI)||ACETEL Programmes|
|7208||B.Sc Agricultural Extension and Management||Agricultural Sciences|
|7202||B. Agric. (Agricultural Extension and Rural Development Option)||Agricultural Sciences|
|7206||B. Agric. (Crop Production and Protection Sciences Option)||Agricultural Sciences|
|7205||B. Agric. (Soil and Land Resources Management Option)||Agricultural Sciences|
|7201||B. Agric. (Agricultural Economics and Agro Business Option)||Agricultural Sciences|
|7301||PGD Agricultural Extension and Management||Agricultural Sciences|
|7204||B. Agric. (Aquaculture and Fisheries Management Option)||Agricultural Sciences|
|7203||B. Agric. (Animal Science Option)||Agricultural Sciences|
|7207||B.Sc. Hotel and Catering Management||Agricultural Sciences||
|2406||M.A. Islamic Studies||Arts|
|2203||B.A. Arabic Language and Literature||Arts|
|2403||M.A Christian Religious Studies||Arts|
|2502||Ph.D Christian Religious Studies||Arts|
|2305||PGD. Christian Religious Studies||Arts|
|2208||B.A. Islamic Studies||Arts|
|2207||B.A. Christian Religious Studies||Arts|
|Access and GS||Access and General Studies||Centre for Entrepreneurship and General Studies (CE&GS)|
|4215||B.Sc. (Ed) Human Kinetics||Education|
|4214||BLIS – Library and Information Science||Education|
|4213||B.Sc.(Ed) Health Education||Education|
|4404||M.Ed. Guidance and Counselling||Education|
|4301||Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE)||Education|
|4504||Ph.D Mathematical Education||Education|
|4503||Ph.D Educational Technology||Education|
|4502||Ph.D Science Education||Education|
|4501||Ph.D Educational Administration and Planning||Education|
|4403||M.Ed. Educational Technology||Education|
|4402||M.Ed. Science Education||Education|
|4401||M.Ed. Educational Administration and Planning||Education|
|4212||B.Sc.(Ed) Business Education||Education|
|4211||B.A.(Ed) Primary Education||Education|
|4208||B.A.(Ed) Early Childhood Education||Education|
|4205||B.Sc.(Ed) Computer Science||Education|
|4204||B.Sc.(Ed) Integrated Science||Education|
|4201||B.Sc.(Ed) Agricultural Science||Education|
|8306||M.Sc Public Health||Health Sciences||Active|
|8302||B.Sc. Environmental Health Science||Health Sciences|
|5206||Bachelor of Nursing Science (BNSc)_Old||Health Sciences||
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|8301||Postgraduate Diploma in (PGD) HIV/AIDS Education and Management||Health Sciences||
|8201||B.Sc Public Health||Health Sciences|
|8204||(BNSc) Bachelor of Nursing Science||Health Sciences|
|3211||B.Sc. Transport Management||Management Sciences|
|3414||M.Sc Entrepreneurship||Management Sciences|
|3312||PGD Entrepreneurship||Management Sciences|
|8304||Ph.D Business Administration||Management Sciences|
|8303||Ph.D Public Administration||Management Sciences|
|3209||B.Sc Banking and Finance||Management Sciences|
|3208||B.Sc Marketing||Management Sciences|
|3207||BSc Public Administration||Management Sciences|
|3210||B.Sc Business Administration||Management Sciences|
|3415||MSc Public Administration||Management Sciences|
|3416||MSc Business Administration||Management Sciences|
|3309||PGD Financial Management||Management Sciences||
|3313||PGD Business Administration||Management Sciences|
|3311||PGD Public Administration||Management Sciences|
|3205||B.Sc Accounting||Management Sciences|
|3204||B.Sc. Entrepreneurship||Management Sciences|
|3411||Master of Public Administration (MPA)||Management Sciences|
|3413||Master of Business Administration (MBA)||Management Sciences|
|3201||B.Sc. Cooperative and Rural Development||Management Sciences|
|5402||Ph.D Information Technology||Sciences|
|5204||B.Sc. Data Management||Sciences||
|5401||M.Sc Information Technology (Internet Options)||Sciences|
|5305||PGD. Information Technology||Sciences|
|5209||B.Sc. Mathematics/Computer Science||Sciences|
|5205||B.Sc. Environmental Management and Toxicology||Sciences|
|5203||B.Sc. Computer Science||Sciences|
|5202||B.Sc. Information Technology||Sciences|
|2217||B.Sc. Development Studies||Social Sciences|
|2216||B.Sc Broadcasting||Social Sciences|
|2214||B.Sc Film Production||Social Sciences|
|2504||Ph.D Peace Studies and Conflict resolution||Social Sciences|
|2306||PGD Economics||Social Sciences|
|2501||Ph.D Mass Communication||Social Sciences|
|2404||M.Sc. Criminology and Security Studies||Social Sciences|
|2213||B.Sc. International and Diplomatic Studies||Social Sciences||
|2302||PGD Mass Communication||Social Sciences|
|2209||B.Sc. Tourism Studies||Social Sciences|
|2212||B.Sc Economics||Social Sciences|
|2211||B.Sc. Political Science||Social Sciences|
|2402||M.Sc. Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution||Social Sciences|
|2401||M.Sc. Mass Communication||Social Sciences|
|2303||PGD. Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution||Social Sciences|
|2301||PGD. Criminology and Security Studies||Social Sciences|
|2204||B.Sc. Mass Communication||Social Sciences|
|2202||B.Sc. Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution||Social Sciences|
|2201||B.Sc. Criminology and Security Studies||Social Sciences|
NOUN Admission Requirements.
Candidates seeking admission into various programmes in NOUN must have the minimum entry requirement as follows;
Generally, the requirements for getting admission into the National Open University of Nigeria include five (5) credits in the SSCE/ GCE O’Level /NECO/ NABTEB or equivalents at not more than two (2) sittings obtained in subjects relevant to the proposed field(s) of study. The five (5) credits include Credits in Mathematics, English and 3 other relevant subjects.
(i) National Diploma at Upper Credit from recognized institutions.
(ii) National Certificate in Education (NCE) in the subject(s) relevant to the proposed programme of study with a minimum of one merit and two passes.
(iii) International Baccalaureates, Interim Joint Matriculation Board (IJMB) with at least two A’Level papers in relevant subjects and pre-requisite number of O’Level credit passes.
To qualify for admission into any of the postgraduate programmes of the University, a candidate must meet, among others, all matriculation requirements of at least five (5) credit passes including English Language and Mathematics. Some programmes accept at least a pass in Mathematics.
For Postgraduate Diploma Programmes, candidates must possess either a minimum of pass Bachelors Degree in any discipline from a University recognized by the Senate of the NOUN OR a Higher National Diploma with a minimum of Lower Credit. For the Postgraduate Diploma in Legislative Drafting, the candidate must have been called to the Bar. Also for admission into the school of Business and Human Resource Management Postgraduate Diploma programmes, candidates with professional qualifications such as ACA, ACIS, ACIB, ACII, ACIA, etc may be considered on individual merit.
For Master’s degree programmes, candidates must possess either a bachelor’s degree with a minimum of second class lower in the relevant field of study from a University recognized by the Senate of the NOUN. However, holders of lower classification and with a minimum of 2 years of relevant post-qualification experience may be considered on individual merit OR a Postgraduate Diploma in a related field of study from a recognized University OR A Higher National Diploma with a minimum of Upper Credit in the relevant field of study. Candidates with membership certificates of relevant professional bodies may apply for the Master of Business (MBA) programme.
For the Doctor of Philosophy Degree prorammes, candidates must possess a master’s degree in the relevant field of study from a University recognized by the Senate of the NOUN with a minimum score average of not less than 60% or a cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 3.5 on a 5-point scale.
DURATION OF PROGRAMMES.
NOUN operates a flexible mode of study which allows a student to determine the pace, place, time, and medium of study. Students’ support facilities are available at all our Study Centres nationwide.
Application Procedure for NOUN Admission Form.
The entire NOUN admission form application process is electronic and online and operates 24-hours a day. The method of application is as follows:
- Visit the NOUN Portal via- https://www.nouonline.net
- On the Home Page, go to the Menu Bar and click on “Apply for Admission”.
- Select either Undergraduate Programme or Postgraduate Programme. Other programmes are not available at the moment.
- Go to “Choose Faculty” (note it can be found on the left-hand side of the screen)
- Select Faculty and fill out the displayed form. Click below it to view the admission criteria.
- Click “Apply” to proceed. Take note of the UNIQUE ID displayed.
- Click the ‘Continue‘ button. Select Bank Branch as payment type. Then click “Pay”.
- Copy and take your RRR number to any bank branch for payment or pay online.
- After payment, perform steps 1 to 3. Then go to “Continue After Payment”
- Input Unique ID, RRR number, and Programme and click “Proceed”. Fill Form. Note: all fields marked with a red star are compulsory.
- After filling out the form, click “Submit” and print the Admission Letter.
- Visit the nearest study center for screening.
Closing Date; Application is always open (No closing date).