How to Apply for National Open University (NOUN) Admission

The National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) is a distant learning institution established by Federal Government in 1983. NOUN is the largest tertiary institution in Nigeria in terms of student number. This post will show you how to apply for the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) admission. Mobilize us for NYSC now, NOUN students tell FG.

NOUN admission online

How to apply for NOUN admission online

To apply for student admission into the National University of Nigeria, follow these steps:

1) Visit the NOUN official portal at

2) Go to the Menu Bar, and click on the ‘Admissions’ link.

3) Select either to apply for NOUN ‘Undergraduate Admissions or ‘Postgraduate Admission’.

4) Click on a Faculty to display its programmes. i.e Science

5) Click on interested Course. i.e Mathematics

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6) Choose level. i.e Level 100

7) Click on the ‘Submit’ button

8) Read the compulsory O-level requirements and then click ‘Apply’ button.

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9) Fill the displayed NOUN Online Application form

10) Click the “Apply” button to proceed.

Note your unique ID for this application which is displayed after clicking ‘Apply’ i.e. something like this BYHHH3108125427

11) Click on ‘Continue‘ button to pay for the application fee.

12) Select payment option

After payment of NOUN admission form fee, go back to NOUN portal and start from steps 1 to 3 again.

After completion step 3, click “Continue after payment…” link.

13) Enter the RRR you generated during payment.

16) Select program and level

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17) Click on “Proceed” button.

18) Fill the online form.

19) After filling the online form
Click the “Submit” button.

20) Print the admission letter.

21) Finally, visit the nearest study centre for screening (must be the study centre you chose when filling the application form).

Check out the list of NOUN faculties and courses as well as school fees for both undergraduates and post graduates program. Currently, NOUN graduates cannot participate in the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) program, rather they are given exclusion letter, see how to collect NYSC exclusion letter for NOUN graduates.

Hope this help? If you want us to guide you further, kindly drop comment in the comment section below.

Updated: August 31, 2020 — 1:52 pm

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