National Open University of Nigeria – NOUN Application/Registration Form for Admission 2023

Hello there! searching for admission into the National Open University of Nigeria? Here is the complete step by step procedures on How to apply for admission into NOUN for the 2023/2024 academic session.

All interested candidates, who wishes to apply for noun admission, should note that the institution has officially released their portal, where all aspirants/new students can now commence their registration. The Open University of Nigeria, NOUN released her registration form for 2023/2024 early this month, and all aspirants can now register.

Recommended: National Open University of Nigeria  – NOUN School Fee Schedule 2023

How to Apply For NOUN Admission 2023.

Before proceeding, please be informed that this information is for all candidates/aspirants who are seeking for admission into the National Open University of Nigeria (Prospective Students)

Also See: How To Generate NOUN RRR Number for 2023.

Apply for Admission.

noun Registration Form for Admission


Please take note, that this is the step by Step Procedure, on How to Apply for Admission into the National Open University of Nigeria for the 2023/2024 academic session.

Step 1: Visit the new NOUN registration portal, (You can read more about

Step 2: On the Home Page, go to the Menu Bar, Click on Apply for Admission

Step 3: The next step, once you have clicked on “Apply For Admission”, is to select either of this programme which you are applying for;

  • Undergraduate Programme
  • Postgraduate Programme.

However, these are the ONLY programmes offered by the institution, for the 2023 application and registration, You can’t register other programmes. Other programme is not available at the moment

Step 4: Proceed and Visit “Choose Faculty”

Step 5: Then click on “Select Faculty” and choose your choice of faculty.

Step 6: Ensure that you select your desired “programme of study”

Step 7: Then choose/select “Level” (Important Info: Please take note that the NOUN Postgraduate level is preset.)

Step 8: Ensure that you select “View Subject Required” to view compulsory subjects required for admission.

Step 9: Once you are through with the 8 steps above, proceed and click “Apply” to proceed to the payment form.

Step 10: When the NOUN Application form opens, you are required to type in your correct information/details. (Important Information: Please before you proceed with your registration, please take note that the amount is fixed and non-refundable by the institution.)

Step 11: Select Bank Branch as payment type.

Step 12: Click “Pay”

Step 13: This is very important. Please proceed to copy and take your Remita Retrieval Reference (RRR) number to any bank branch for payment.

NOUN Registration Payment Steps for New Application:

  1. Once you have your Remita Retrieval Reference (RRR) number with you, you are required to Pay (cash only) for NOUN Application Form in any branch of the participating bank.
  2. When you visit the bank, proceed and obtain a receipt, which is specially designed for NOUN for the purpose of payment for admission into NOUN.

Please make sure that this receipt contains two numbers as listed below:

  • Receipt Numbers
    Confirmation Order Numbers.
  1. Proceed and visit your study centre to collect BURSARY PIN CODE at no cost. This must accompany your receipt for the next step.
  2. If you have carried out the above steps, follow the steps shown below.

After Payment For NOUN Registration Form 2023.

Step 14: The next requirement is to perform step 1 to 3 above.

Step 15: When on the portal, visit the “Continue After Payment”

Step 16: Proceed and type in your Applicant Name and RRR number.

Step 17: Click “Proceed”

Step 18: Fill Form. it is very important that you are aware, that while filing the NOUN registration form, all fields marked with red star are compulsory. After you have successfully filled out the NOUN application form with your correct details, follow the step below.

Step 19: Click “Submit”.

Step 20: Print out the Admission Letter.

Step 21: Visit the nearest study centre for screening.

Guidelines for All NOUN Returning Students Registration 2023.


It is very important, that all returning students should please, make sure they register new on the portal and activate their wallets, this will enable all returning / old students, register for the Semester.

Step by Step Procedure for Registration for Returning students

Step 1: Visit the site

Step 2: When you visit the portal, on the Home Page, go to the Menu Bar, Click “Student Login”

Step 3: Proceed and click on the button that reads; “Register”

Step 4: When the page loads up, you are expected and required to type in/input your correct information/details.

Step 5: When you are through with filling the form, please recheck it and click on “Submit”

After Submission for Returning Students Registration

Step 6: You are expected to visit the “Login” on the Menu,

Step 7: When the login page loads up, proceed and enter your Matric number and password to login,

Step 8: Goto “Manage Wallet”

Step 9: Proceed and click on the “Load Wallet”

Step 10: Here, you will be required to enter the details and amount you want to load your wallet with.

Step 11: After filling in your details correctly, click on “Pay”

Step 12: Now, this is very important. You are to copy and take your Remita Retrieval Reference (RRR) number to any bank branch for payment.

After Payment Of Returning Students Registration.

Step 13: After payment, you are to login back into the portal.

Step 14: When you’ve logged into your dashboard (account) Visit “Manage Wallet”.

Step 15: Proceed and click on “Check Payment Status”.

Step 16: On the payment status page, you will be required, it is mandatory to type in your Matric Number and RRR number.

Step 17: Click “Check Wallet Payment”.

Registration For All NOUN Returning Students 2023.

Step 18: Click “Home”

Step 19: ON home, check the Menu bar, you’ll discover Registration, proceed and click “Registration”

Step 20: Now, you will be asked to select Semester Registration.

Step 21: Enter Details. (Important Information: Semester Count; Please take note that you are required to specify the number of compulsory fee payments made so far including the present semester.)

Step 22: Click “Submit”

Step 23: Proceed with course and exam registration.


1 Cooperative Management Full
2 Entrepreneurship and Business Management Full
3 Masters in Business Administration (MBA) Full
4 Masters in Public Administration (MPA) Full
1 Hotel and Catering Management Full
1 Christian Theology Full
2 English Language Full
3 French and International Relations Full
4 Islamic Studies Full
1 Nursing Science Interim
2 Public Health Science Full


1 Agricultural Science Education Full
2 Biology Education Full
3 Business Education Full
4 Chemistry Education Full
5 Computer Science Education Full
6 Early Childhood Education Full
7 English Education Full
8 French Education Full
9 Integrated Science Full
10 Mathematics Education Full
11 Physics Education Full
12 Primary Education Full
1 Law Interim
1 Computer Science Full
2 Communication   Technology Full
3 Environmental Science and Resources Management Full
4 Mathematics Full
5 Mathematics/Computer  Science Full
6 Data Management Interim
1 Criminology and Security Studies Interim
2 Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution Interim
3 Tourism Studies Interim


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