16 Most Important Questions and Answers About National Open University Of Nigeria (NOUN)

We’ve received several questions from aspirants, applicants and students of the National Open University of Nigeria, and i must say, that answering their questions have been lots of fun, but today, i think it would be better to list out here, the top most and frequently asked questions about Noun and the suitable answers.

Question 1; I need to know the Payment breakdown:

To know the payment breakdown of the institution, we’ll advice you visit the portal at www.nou.edu.ng , Click on  News Update.

Then proceed and click on Payment Schedule for NOUN Students. https://nounstudentportal.com/school-fees/

Question 2; How do I apply for a programme in NOUN:

Please take note that applying for a programme in NOUN means you are already admitted, getting admission into the academic institution is pretty easy.

You can get the full details and procedure for application by logging on to the school portal and click on Procedure for Online Application. You can commence your application for admission into NOUN here

3. I want to know the admission requirements for me to study a course in NOUN:

The requirement for admission into the National Open University of Nigeria (noun) aren’t much, unlike other Nigerian tertiary institutions, you can apply for admission online.

See this guidelines on the requirements for admission into NOUN.

4. Which Commercial Bank do I make payment?

Bank Name: Zenith Bank;
Account Number: 8080100669

  • Bank Name: Oceanic Bank;
Account Number: 0011201014775

Bank Name:  Skye Bank Plc;
Account Number: 1361790017208

Bank Name: First City Monument Bank;
Account No: 0692050676806001

5. How much is a course material?

The noun course material is provided for free for all students, you can choose your course material here, but please, take note that these materials are provided only for educational purposes, refrain from selling it, because if caught, you will face the full consequences of the law.

6. How Long does NOUN Programmes Take?

This depend solely on your course/programme. However, to be certain, please visit your study center or nearest study center for confirmation depending on the programme you are running with NOUN.

7. I am a student/applicant  I forgot my password, how do I get it back?

If you forget your password to login to your NOU dashboard. Just proceed and click on forgot password link, then enter your Matric Number/Application form number.

Wait a second, and your password will be displayed on your screen. You can also send a copy to your email address, so as not to forget it again. A short pencil is better than a long memory.

8. I am now married or due to one reason or the other I want to add/remove/change my name.

Congratulation on your marriage, but this can’t stop your education. You can easily apply for change of name  through your study center  and hold on while it is being processed by the management board of the academic institution.

However, issues and cases like this are collated in batches and directed to the appropriate channel for verification before reflecting in your new profile on this portal.

9. I want to change my password to a new password:

Currently, you can’t change your password, but as at the moment of compiling this article, the school management has commission it’s website design team to ensure that all students are able to change their password anytime they like.

10. If I graduate in NOUN, will NYSC mobilize me for the 1 Year compulsory Youth Service Scheme?

Yes, it has finally been approved. But for some noun study centres though. You can see more details on Nysc accepting noun graduates. However, if you want to read everything pertaining to Noun graduates been accepted for the compulsory NYSC 1 year youth service scheme, then click here.

However, if you have any question, then don’t hesitate to forward your queries to any of the email address below;

  • customercare@noun.edu.ng,
  • centralinfo@noun.edu.ng
  • admissions@noun.edu.ng .

11. If I graduate in NOUN as a LAW Student, will I be admitted to LAW School?

Right now, the school administration is fighting hard to ensure that all noun law students who graduated, are accepted into the Nigeria Bar Association. But we advice you to contact the school customer support through any of the email id below;

  • customercare@noun.edu.ng,
  • centralinfo@noun.edu.ng
  • admissions@noun.edu.ng.

12. I want to know NOUN  Study Center Addresses Nationwide and their contacts:

There are currently, more than 40 noun study centres in Nigeria, but to know the nearest study center in your area, then checkout this article of all NOUN study centres and related regions, including Southern, Eastern, Western and Northern part of Nigeria.

13. NOUN Headquarters?

The headquarters of the National Open University of Nigeria (noun) 14/16 Ahmadu Bello Way, Victoria Island, Lagos Nigeria.

Mobile Phone: +234 807 507-4911,
Fax: +234 1 271-2665.

14. I have been offered admission and I am through with my registration; How Do I receive Lectures?

Congratulation on your admission into the prestigious varsity, you’re welcome. Please visit your study center or Contact the school through your study center or send a mail to any of the email address below:

  • customercare@noun.edu.ng,
  • centralinfo@noun.edu.ng
  • admissions@noun.edu.ng.

15. How do I get my course materials OR My Course Materials are not available or Complete?

CLICK HERE to get all course materials found in the archives of noun.

16. I need to know the full academic calendar: 

You can check the NOUN academic calendar for the 2015, 2016 and 2017 academic session by Clicking Here

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