Here’s the original National Open University of Nigeria – NOUN Courses and Duration for the 2023/2024 academic session. For those who are not aware, the NOUN University management has disclosed that the duration of courses is calculated in semesters and not in sessions like other Nigerian tertiary institutions (Universities and Polytechnics).
Here’s how to know and calculate how many years you can spend in NOUN. Two semesters make one session, but sometimes it depends on the person. Students of the National Open University of Nigeria are allowed to choose to finish a semester per year, that is, an academic session in two years, because of money or the nature of the job, which is why NOUN university is great for everyone, because it’s truly flexible and can blend in with your schedules.
NOUN Courses and Duration to Finish?
We’ve been asked this question numerous times, the NOUN courses and duration is four (4) years of academic disciplines. However, you can choose to run it to a maximum of eight (8) years, in case you back out for the main time (for tangible reasons).
However, students applying for admission into NOUN to study NOUN Art Courses like Law, should be aware that the duration are usually Five years program and a maximum of ten years in case YOU want to suspend your education and come back to continue.
If you are asking for the duration of courses in the national open university, then you should know that the two semesters make one session.
For our readers who want to know the duration (number of years) you spend studying any courses in the National Open University, especially courses like Computer Science, and entrepreneur/small business management? It’s the same. You’ll spend between 4-5 years. While coding programme for computers, it’s five (5) years. Students aiming to study Entrepreneur will spend a minimum of 3 – 4yrs.
How much does it take to register for Each course in NOUN?
Here’s the current fee to register for each course at the National Open University of Nigeria. For 1 Unit course, you are to register with one thousand Naira (N1,000), while 2 Unit course is N1,500 and 3 unit course is N2,000 or N2,500.