This article tends to cover all the most frequently asked questions about National Open University Of Nigeria that we receive from students.


We’ll be updating this post regularly for reference purposes – So be sure to check back or bookmark it.




  • How much is NOUN school fees? – Read this for NOUN fees breakdown.


  • Do National Open University of Nigeria go for NYSC? – NO, we don’t serve in the NYSC rather we’re given NYSC exclusion letter. Read this on how to apply for NYSC exclusion letter.


  • How to upload credentials on noun portal? Click here to read more on credential uploads.


  • What courses does National Open University offer? – See our currently accredited Undergraduate programmes here and click here for Postgraduate programmes.


  • List of NOUN Study Centres? – See the official NOUN study centres here.


  • Is admission on in National Open University? Yes, admission is currently on for all departments in NOUN except LAW, which has been suspended for now.


  • Collection of NOUN certificate? – Click here to see the approved dates for certificate collection for NOUN graduates.


  • Meaning of TMA, course, etc? – Read our orientation post for New NOUN students here.


  • Is NOUN certificate recognized? Yes, NOUN certificate is recognized both in and out of Nigeria. Ex Nigerian president, chief olusegun obasanjo is one of our graduates amongst others.


  • What happens if i miss a semester? – Nothing will happen, you can always continue from the next semester. NOUN is very flexible by allowing students to study at their own pace.


  • How much is the admission form for National Open University? – Undergraduate application form is N5000 while PgD,Msc application form is N7,500.


  • Fate of NOUN law students? The Nigerian law school recently approved NOUN graduates, read more on this here.


  • Where to download NOUN past questions and summaries?- You can download any past question or request for it once you register with us.


  • How long is NOUN programmes? – 4years for undergraduate programmes and 1- 2years for most Msc/PgD programmes.


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