NOUN Academic Calendar For 2023/1 Semester
”NOUN Academic Calendar – The National Open University Of Nigeria Academic Calendar For 2023 Academic Session (First and Second Semester), NOUN Admission Form and Registration Closing Date, TMA Submission Schedule and Examination Date in 2023 Semester
This is to inform the general public and most especially all the New/Returning students of the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) that the management of the institution has released the NOUN academic calendar for the year 2023 First and Second semester
SUMMARY OF NOUN ACADEMIC CALENDAR FOR 2023_1 SEMESTER
NOUN 2023_1 SEMESTER ADMISSION
The application form for admission into the National Open University Of Nigeria programme is opened, Course and Exam Registration are also open. Aspirants can apply and upload their credentials online for the clearance process.
According to the academic calendar, all registration was schedule to close on the 3rd March 2023 but this date has been extended till April 2023.
- NOUN FAQs – What You Should Know Before Applying For NOUN Admission
- NOUN Admission Screening Procedures For 2023_1 Semester
- How To Apply For National Open University Of Nigeria (NOUN) Admission
- Facilitation (Online Lectures) at all NOUN eLearning portals will commence on 23rd January 2023. You should also collect your Textbooks/Course materials at your study centre within this period.
- All registrations in the 2023 First Semester end in April 2023
- Matriculation will take place on 8th March, 2023
- 2023 Convocation (Graduation) will take place on March 25th 2023 – see NOUN 2023 Graduation List
- NOUN IT/SIWES defence would run for 4weeks.
- Pen on Paper (POP [Hand written) examinations (It is for OLDER students in 300L to 800L) this exam will begin on the 25th April 2023 end on 19th May 2023
- E-Examination exercise (Computer Based – It’s for new students in 100L to 200L) this exam will begins on the 23rd May 2023 and ends on 16th June 2023
- Project Moderation and Defense will be held from 19th to 23rd June, 2023
- 2023_1 Result will be released on July 26, 2023
– NOUN POP & E-EXAM TIMETABLE DOWNLOAD
TMA TIMETABLE FOR 2023_1 SEMESTER
According to the academic calendar, NOUN Tutor Mark Assessment/Assignment (TMA) submission is scheduled as follow:-
TMA 1:- STRAT 4th March 2023
SOME CHANGES ON THE ACADEMIC CALENDAR
We would like to bring to your attention some important updates regarding changes to the academic calendar. Please take note of the following information:
- Admission, course, and exam registration deadlines have been extended until Sunday, April 16th, 2023, at 11:59 pm. This means that individuals who are interested in obtaining NOUN forms may still do so and complete their registration before the closing date of April 16th, 2023.
- Furthermore, we would like to inform all new students that the Orientation and Matriculation ceremony has been rescheduled to April 17th and 18th, 2023.
- Regarding the Tutor Marked Assignments (TMAs), please note that none of the TMAs would close until the TMA3 closing date. With this extension, TMAs will be open until April 16th and beyond.
We understand that these changes may cause some concern, but we would like to assure you that there is no pressure. Please proceed steadily.
PREVIEW OF NOUN 2023 ACADEMIC CALENDAR
|December, 2022||Registration of Courses/Examination for 1st Semester 2022/2023 Academic Session||11 Weeks||Monday, 19h December, 2022 – Friday, 3rd March, 2023|
|Release of 2022/2 Results||Thursday, 23rd December, 2022|
|Boxing Day||Monday, 26th December, 2022|
|Christmas Holiday||Monday, 27th December, 2022|
|New Year’s Holiday||Monday, 2nd January, 2023|
|January, 2023||University Examinations Committee (UEC) Meeting||Tuesday, 10th January, 2023|
|School of Postgraduate Board Meeting||Wednesday, 11th January, 2023|
|Business Committee of Senate (BCS) Meeting||Friday, 13th January, 2023|
|Operational Meeting||Monday, 16th January, 2023|
|Senate Meeting||Tuesday, 17th January, 2023|
|Committee of Deans & Directors (CDD) Meeting||Thursday, 19th January, 2023|
|Facilitation of Courses Begins||8 Weeks||Monday, 23rd January, 2023 – Friday, 17th March, 2023|
|February, 2023||University Examinations Committee (UEC) Meeting||Tuesday, 7th February, 2023|
|School of Postgraduate Board Meeting||Wednesday, 8th February, 2023|
|Business Committee of Senate (BCS) Meeting||Friday, 10th February, 2023|
|Senate Meeting||Tuesday, 14th February, 2023|
|Committee of Deans & Directors (CDD) Meeting||Thursday, 16th February, 2023|
|Inaugural Lecture||Thursday, 23th February, 2023|
|March, 2023||1st TMA||Saturday, 4th – Friday, 10th March, 2023|
|University Examinations Committee (UEC) Meeting||Wednesday, 1st March, 2023|
|School of Postgraduate Board Meeting||Thursday, 2nd March, 2023|
|Business Committee of Senate (BCS) Meeting||Tuesday, 7th March, 2023|
|Orientation||Tuesday, 7th March, 2023|
|Matriculation||Wednesday, 8th March, 2023|
|Operational Meeting||Monday, 13th March, 2023|
|Senate Meeting||Tuesday, 14th March, 2023|
|2nd TMA||Saturday, 11th – Friday, 17th March, 2023|
|Committee of Deans & Directors (CDD) Meeting||Thursday, 16th March, 2023|
|3rd TMA||Saturday, 18th – Friday, 24th March, 2023|
|2023 Convocation||Friday, 24th – Saturday, 25th March, 2023|
|April, 2023||SIWES||4 Weeks||Monday, 3rd – Friday 28th April, 2023|
|University Examinations Committee (UEC) Meeting||Wednesday, 5th April, 2023|
|School of Postgraduate Board Meeting||Thursday, 6th April, 2023|
|Good Friday Holiday||Friday, 7th April, 2023|
|Easter Monday Holiday||Monday, 10th April, 2023|
|Business Committee of Senate (BCS) Meeting||Tuesday, 11th April, 2023|
|Congregation Meeting||Friday, 14th April, 2023|
|Senate Meeting||Tuesday, 18th April, 2023|
|Committee of Deans & Directors (CDD) Meeting||Thursday, 20th April, 2023|
|Id el Fitri Holiday||Friday, 21st April, 2023|
|Id el Fitri Holiday||Saturday, 22nd April, 2023|
|Pen on Paper Examination||21 Days||Tuesday, 25th April – Friday, 19th May, 2023|
|Labour Day Holiday||Monday, 1st May, 2023|
|May, 2023||Business Committee of Senate (BCS) Meeting||Tuesday, 9th May, 2023|
|Senate Meeting||Tuesday, 16th May, 2023|
|Committee of Deans & Directors (CDD) Meeting||Thursday,18th May, 2023|
|E-examination/Marking Exercise||21 Days||Tuesday, 23rd May – Friday, June 16th 2023|
|Democracy Day Holiday||Monday, 12th June, 2023|
|June, 2023||Committee of Deans & Directors (CDD) Meeting||Thursday,15th June, 2023|
|Project Moderation and Defense||Monday, 19th – Friday, 23rd June, 2023|
|Registration of Courses/Examination for 2nd Semester 2022/2023 Academic Session||11 Weeks||Monday, 26th June, 2023 – Friday, 8th September, 2023|
|Inaugural Lecture||Tuesday, 27th June, 2023|
|Id el Kabir Holiday||Wednesday, 28th June, 2023|
|Id el Kabir Holiday||Thursday, 29th June, 2023|
|July, 2023||University Examination Committee (UEC) Meeting||Tuesday, 18th July, 2023|
|School of Postgraduate Board Meeting||Wednesday, 19th July, 2023|
|Committee of Deans & Directors (CDD) Meeting||Thursday, 20th July, 2023|
|Business Committee of Senate (BCS) Meeting||Friday, 21st July, 2023|
|Operational Meeting||Monday, 31st July, 2023|
|Senate Meeting||Tuesday, 25th July, 2023|
|Release of 2023/1 Results||Wednesday, 26th July, 2023|
|August, 2023||Facilitation Commences||8 Weeks||Monday, 7th August, 2023 – Saturday, 29th September, 2023|
|Committee of Deans & Directors (CDD) Meeting||Thursday, 17th August, 2023|
|September, 2023||1st TMA||Saturday, 9th – Friday, 15th September, 2023|
|Committee of Deans & Directors (CDD) Meeting||Thursday, 14th September, 2023|
|2nd TMA||Saturday, 16th – Friday, 22nd September, 2022|
|3rd TMA||Saturday, 23rd – Friday, 29th September, 2023|
|Orientation||Tuesday, 12th September, 2023|
|Matriculation||Wednesday, 13th September, 2023|
|Inaugural Lecture||Thursday, 21st September, 2023|
|Business Committee Meeting||Friday, 22nd September, 2023|
|Id el Maulud Holiday||Wednesday, 27th September, 2023|
|National Day Holiday||Monday, 2nd October, 2023|
|October, 2023||Senate Meeting||Tuesday, 3rd October, 2023|
|Congregation Meeting||Friday, 13th October, 2023|
|Committee of Deans & Directors (CDD) Meeting||Thursday, 19th October, 2023|
|October||Pen on Paper Examination||21 Days||Tuesday, 24th October – Monday, 13th November, 2023|
|November, 2023||Business Committee Meeting||Friday, 3rd November, 2023|
|Operational Meeting||Monday, 6th November, 2023|
|Senate Meeting||Tuesday, 7th November, 2023|
|Committee of Deans & Directors (CDD) Meeting||Thursday, 16th November, 2022|
|E-examination /Marking Exercise||21 Days||Monday, 20th November – Wednesday, 13th December, 2023|
|December, 2023||Project Moderation and Defense Begins||Monday, 11th – Saturday, 16th December, 2023|
|Christmas Holiday||Monday, 25th December, 2023|
|Boxing Day||Tuesday, 26th December, 2023|
|January, 2024||University Examinations Committee (UEC) Meeting||Tuesday, 9h January, 2024|
|School of Postgraduate Board Meeting||Wednesday, 10th January, 2024|
|Business Committee of Senate (BCS) Meeting||Friday, 12th January, 2024|
|Senate Meeting||Tuesday, 16th January, 2024|
|Release of 2022/2 Results||Wednesday, 17th January, 2024|
Morning, please how many course is 1st semester 2oo level Public Admin and what are the courses so that I can download them before I do my registration. Thanks
Download it here https://edusportal.com/noun-guides/registerable-courses-and-cost-estimate-for-bsc-public-administration100-400-level/
please, i am 400 level student of noun my area of discipline is political science, since 2018 july i finished my project, waiting for the graduating list to come out unfortunately my name wasn’t there, i waited for the next list the same thing occur, so when i went to the headquater to rectify the issue, i was made to know that 3 courses is holding me, so when i wanted to register, for the courses, the portal has already closed for registeration, then i waited for the year 2020, before i could register the lockdown and other things, now this year i want to register for the 3 courses, so that i can graduate, but my portal is not opning, and i have register for the semester, and is writing undergraduate enrollment, i should start from 100 level, and upload my credentials what will i do.
Portal is opening
pls, follow this guide https://edusportal.com/registration/noun-students-portal-registration-guide-returning-students/
Pls I am a PGD student in Agricultural Extension and Management,I want to know the estimated courses and total units of courses I need to take before I can be certified.Thanks
See all the courses here https://nou.edu.ng/registerable_admin/PGD%20Agricultural%20Extension%20and%20Management?field_faculty_name_value=Agricultural%20Sciences
you must do all the core courses and 2 electives, 1 in each semester.
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Pls I just want to register, kindly put me through pls. And how much is the form
Pls what’s the current tuition fees for undergraduate & total for Economics department?
Please are they still going to do virtual exam?
I need notification always
Please how can i apply for admission in NOUN as a new student and what are the things I need to know?
Hello, Good Evening
Please I’m not seeing any information about your masters program.
I’m interested and id like to know the processes involved and when the admission will commence.
I await your response, thanks.
check this link https://edusportal.com/noun/noun-courses-for-pgd-masters-and-phd-programme/
Please I uploaded my credentials over a week now and up until now, I have not received any response as to verification and sending of matric no.
goto the centre for clearance
I intend enrolling for M.Sc in Public administration.
I would like to know if it is late to do so now based on the academic calendar. if not, how do I go about it?
apply in June
i want to be ur student can u give me 300level wen i have H N D COOPERATIVE ECONOMIC & MANAGEMENT ,CHANGE TO INTERPRENEUR
you can only be given 200 level
Will the centre be open for clearance on Saturday?
GOTO THE CENTRE FROM MONDAY – FRIDAY
Good morning please when is the project defense for MSc peace Studies and conflict Resolution coming up?thanks
not yet announced
Pls sir , how many courses to register for Accounting for 200leavel first semester. Name the. For me sir .
all core courses and one elective
Why is it that chemistry student don’t go for practicals at noun is it that there is no laboratory
Sir, when is Noun Registration for each semester starting and the deadline
How many curses is in 100L bio edu
Is NOUN application still ongoing?
Good evening please is there registration on ground now because I want to register for accounting
yes, registration is still open
Please I wanna inquire if master program administration and planning still Available for application. And when will they be going entrance exam.
Form is available
no entrance exam
please how many course is 1st semester 1oo level Information technology and what are the courses so that I can download them before I do my registration. Thanks
Pls is noun registration form for 2021 is still on line?
yes, form is still on sale
What is the maximum period for masters degree in public health.
i have international diploma in information technology and communication, informatics kazaure, jigawa state. Advance diploma in computer science from jigawa state polytechnic, Dutse.
i want to apply for B.sc, which course will you offer me to study? B.sc Information Technology or B.sc Computer science? which Level?
you’re qualified to do any of the two
Sir, I am a new student, undergraduate in computer science, I paid for my registration since last month, and I was told that they are going to get my materials for me and my exam will take place by August/ September, till now no material and I didn’t hear anything from them, is everything alright??
have they given you matric number?
Pls when is closing time for form of 100 level student 2021
admission form is always open
I want to ask as a HND holder with Upper credit(3.47/4.00) in Banking and Finance, can I be offered admission for Masters in NOUN?
If yes, is admission still on now?
you will do PGD
I read that I can do masters with HND upper credit.
Hello good day,i wanted to apply for admission on bsc entrepreneurship and I’m graduate of bsc economics from isfop Benin university, I’m i eligible and qualify for 300 or 200 level direct entry
see the requirements https://www.admissions.nouonline.net/ereqpage.php
Please when will M.Sc Project Defence take place? I heard May but not sure when it will start
Good morning, Please is the masters form still on for sale? And when am I likely to resume if I get the form tomorrow?
I want to apply for pgd, criminology and security studies. If I apply when will I start class
is the masters form still on for sale?
Please I want to register for 200 level 1st semester and I don’t know the courses to register. Please can I have the registerable courses
what department are you
Is the adminision for MSc public administration still open
Please how far has the school session gone and when is a new academic session beginning?
Pls I want to make enquiry abt the second semester payment and How much am I going to pay for second semester for 100level accounting
Please sir, is noun application form still ongoing?
And when a person apply which time will the person get admitted?
Pls sir, I got admitted to pgd education,pls how many course am I going to offer and the list.of the curses…tnks
Good morning sir,
I want to go for my pgd. I have HND in Banking and Finance. Is PGD or Masters I will be offered.
Secondly, when can I start the processing of my admission?
Please, I need a reply asap so to keep the ball rolling. Thank you in advance!
Please can I still apply for admission into 200lv now or till April? Because I learnt the registration on now is for 2nd semester… Please reply asap. Thanks
you can apply
I got my logbook for SIWES logbook 3 months late. Will I still be allowed to defend it this semester? Please reply.
I really dont understand how the school is being runned. I applies for masters in business administration. Is there any semester time table?.
How is their lectures taken?
Good morning. Please can I get assistance with project topics for Public Administration
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I registered and it’s still showing admission pending….. Please I’m scared and need help
Sir, I m interested in Population and Development Communication at MSc level but mass communication is still unbundled in your school. Though I have applied for admission.
2. How many courses will I be expected to do during the session and what are there.
Please i am a new student 100level 2022. When is facilitation commencing?
Can a graduate of Social studies/Christian Religious Studies (SOS/CRS) of the Nigeria Certificate in Education (NCE) Be given admission to study political science in 200?
I Will be longing for your response.
Pls will the portal be opened again? Because I didn’t get the chance to do my registration
registration is still on
Please when is the admission registration ending?
15th march 2022
Good day sir,
Please, with the closing date for admission application in NOUN, 15th March, 2022, as captured on the website,
Can I apply now and be able to upload my credentials after the deadline due to not having all available at the moment?
yes, you can.
Hello sir, please can I still proceed my admission clearance? I was sick and couldn’t meet up with the stipulated time.
no… it has closed
you can do your clearance in june
I tried logging in the GST portal but is not working…
I tried change password but I don’t receive anything massage on my mail…I contact the management but they was no reply….. please I don’t know what to do again
I have been offered an admission letter with matric number as well since October 2021 but due to financial i have not make my payment. I want to know the total fee for 100 level information Technology department and can I pay the money small small?
Good day sir,
Pls help me out, I have been trying to upload my credentials for verification, but anytime I submit my RRR, the page bounces back. And I was told at my chosen study centre that my matric number cannot be generated without the credentials been uploaded.
Pls, when is d closure for 300l student examinations date. ?
Good morning sir
From my assessment after reading this page, admission registration for 2022 1st Semester Academic Calendar is closed.
Please, I’ll like to know;
*When 2nd Semester will begin
*And..if I can register/apply for 200Level BSc. Public Health (Direct Entry)
*Or do I have to wait till when 2022/2023 Axademic Calendar will be out?
Registration for another semester will commence in July 2022
you can apply
how to apply https://edusportal.com/admission/apply-national-open-university-nigeria-noun-admission-step-step-guide/
Hi is Anna Sukana pls can I register for second semester? Pls I really want to know
how to apply https://edusportal.com/admission/apply-national-open-university-nigeria-noun-admission-step-step-guide/
Please when is the deadline to submit project for this semester?
no date yet
Is noun university graduate now eligible to go for NYSC ?
GOOD MORNING . When will Registration for PDG FOR ANOTHER NEW SEMESTER commence and how much will it cost? IS PDG FOR 9 MONTHS?
Thanks in anticipation.
PGD is 18 months
admission is on
Do I need Jamb to gain admission in NOUN?
you don’t need JAMB
Why am I not yet verified on noun portal
goto the centre for verification
Good evening, please when will registration for courses for pgd close? New student please.
Please i want to register for 2023/2024 session
How is life with you. Please kindly put me through on how to register for a pgd course in economics.
I have no knowledge of how Noun works, will be glad if you put me through the several procedures of Admission, Registration, classes, and other to dos.
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I just applied for PGD last month November and I have uploaded my credentials and also sent my transcript since November. please when can I go for the screening at my center
goto the centre for screening
Please can I get the total of everything am to do to be a registered nurse
goto school of nursing
good afternoon Gbenga,
I applied for Ph.D in January, 2023, and from the information gotten, there will be Oral/written interview.
when will academic session for Ph D students start?
Where will be the possible venue for the interview for someone who is not in Abuja?