I am excited that you are interested in pursuing a Nursing degree at the National Open University Of Nigeria NOUN. Nursing is a discipline, a profession, and a service.
This article is basically all about the requirements for admission into NOUN Nursing School. I realize that many students who are aspiring to pursue a career in Nursing lack the general knowledge about the nursing career, NOUN nursing programme, admission requirements, and how to enroll to study nursing at NOUN.
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What Is Nursing?
Nursing is a profession within the health care sector that focuses on the care of individuals, families, and communities. As we all know, the ratio of nurses to patients in Nigeria is very low compare to other advanced countries. Hence, the rush for the services of nurses in Nigeria.
What do nurses do? They save lives, prevent complications and prevent the suffering of patients. Just like Doctors, nurses are indispensable sets of people we can not do without.National Open University Nigeria NOUN School Fees For New and Returning Students
Admission Requirements For Nursing Programme in NOUN
NOUN’s nursing programme has been fully accredited by the National Universities Commission (NUC) and Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria (NMCN), so you don’t need to worry about completing your nursing program at the university. Your degree award is safe and secured.
NOUN offered admission into the nursing programme without JAMB, in other words, you don’t need to pass or sit for jamb before you can apply.
NOUN Admission into BNSC Nursing is available for Direct Entry 200 Level only
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS B.NSC. NURSING SCIENCE ENTRY LEVEL: 200
|COMPULSORY O-LEVEL SUBJECTS|
|MORE CREDIT PASSES AMONG THE FOLLOWING SUBJECTS|
|Food & Nutrition||C6|
|Literature In English||C6|
|REQUIRED PRACTICE LICENSE (ANY)|
|Registered Nurse (rn)|
|REQUIRED PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATE (ANY)|
|REGISTERED NURSE (RN)||PASS|
- Only Registered Nurse with Licence/Certificate can apply for nursing at NOUN.
- Duration of study: Five (4) Calendar years with
one yearinternship in a recognized health care institution.
- Registration obtained: Registered Nurse (RN), Registered Midwife (RM), Registered Public Health Nurse (
RPHN) and Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RPN).
- Academic qualification: Bachelor of Nursing Science Degree (B.N.sc)