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NOUN Courses for PGD, Master’s and PhD Programme

National Open University of Nigeria Postgraduate Courses, NOUN Masters Degree Programme and Duration, How to Apply for NOUN Postgraduate Diploma, Masters and PhD Admission Form

The National Open University of  Nigeria (NOUN) is an open and distance learning (ODL) institution renowned for providing functional, flexible, accessible, cost-effective education adequate for flourishing in the 21st century and beyond. The National Open University of Nigeria has been officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission (NUC), Nigeria.

NOUN postgraduate school offers Postgraduate diplomas, Master’s programmes, and PhD programmes.

National Open University of Nigeria postgraduate programme run either on a full-time basis or flexible part-time basis. These programmes are designed to update your professional skills, expand the depth of your knowledge, and also develop new skills. The programmes are also taught through coursework and research work supported by the principles of Open and Distance Learning.

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LIST OF MASTERS COURSES OFFERED IN NATIONAL OPEN UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA (NOUN)

M.A. English
M.A. Christian Religious Studies
M.A. Islamic Studies
M.ED. Educational Technology
M.ED. Science Education
M.ED. Administration and Planning
M.ED. Guidance and Counselling
M.Sc. Public Health
Masters in Business Administration
Masters in Public Administration
M.Sc. Business Administration
M.Sc. Public Administration
M.Sc. Entrepreneurship
M.Sc. Information Technology
M.Sc. Mass Communication
M.Sc. Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
M.Sc. Criminology and Security Studies

LIST OF POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA COURSES OFFERED IN NATIONAL OPEN UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA (NOUN)

PGD. Agricultural Extension Management
PGD. Christian Religious Studies
PGD. Education
PGD. Business Administration
PGD. Public Administration
PGD. Entrepreneurship
PGD. Information Technology
PGD. Mass Communication
PGD. Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution
PGD. Criminology and Security Studies
PGD. Economics

LIST OF PhD COURSES OFFERED IN NATIONAL OPEN UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA (NOUN)

PhD Christian Theology
PhD Educational Administration
PhD Educational Technology
PhD Science Education
PhD Educational Planning
PhD Mathematics Education
PhD Business Administration
PhD Public Administration
PhD Peace Studies
PhD Information Technology
Phd Mass Communication

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT NOUN POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMME

  • Does NOUN accept HND for Masters?

An applicant for postgraduate (Masters) admission into NOUN is normally expected to have a minimum of a first degree (second class lower) for masters or HND for PGD in a related field.

  • How many years is a Masters degree in National Open University of Nigeria?

Masters Degree which takes 12 months to 18 months to complete it and is considered to be the equivalent of the MA qualification.

  • How to obtain NOUN Postgraduate Admission Form?

Step by step guide on how to apply for National Open University Nigeria https://edusportal.com/admission/apply-national-open-university-nigeria-noun-admission-step-step-guide/

  • NOUN Postgraduate School Fee?

Break down of National Open University of Nigeria postgraduate school fee for Master’s, Postgradute Diploma and PhD Courses https://edusportal.com/registration/national-open-university-nigeria-noun-school-fees-new-returning-students/

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168 Comments

  1. Please I don’t understand the above… How many months is PGD in criminology and security studies?

  2. Please, must you have a credit in O level if you want to do Masters in Education Administration and Planning? I have HND, and PGDE.

          1. Hello Gbenga, I studied biological science and parastitology, with my core courses in public health and epidemiology I’m I qualified for this Msc program with Noun, your response will be highly appreciated

      1. I’m sorry, I mean must one has credit in O level Mathematics to study Masters in Educational Administration and Planning.

  3. I wonder if I could enquire about something on NOUN masters program. I have a bachelor’s degree in Educational Management (BE.d; 2:2); but now, I would like to have a master’s degree in an English language course.

    Actually, I have studied English/Phonetics on my own for over nine 9 years; taught for over five years. Moreover, I have completed several certified English courses online. As a result, over the years, I seem to have gained good grounds in the subject, and I think a master’s degree in it would be a great idea for me to move on. Could I possibly make that at NOUN?

    It would be nice to hear back from you.

    Thanks for your time Sir.

  4. Dear Admin,
    What is the minimum CGPA requirement to graduate with and certificate will be issued to you after completion of Masters program?

    What is the CGPA required to apply for PHD program?

      1. I studied BSc. Microbiology, I want to have a Masters in Public Health . Is it possible for me to do so in NOUN ?

  5. Please, I did physical and health education in my first degree and I want to switch to either marketing or Business adm..what course can take in PGD?

      1. Send me the link for MPH. I studied physiology with second class upper . When will the admission end pls . And how do I access the forms

  6. Dear Gbenga,
    Kindly reply my enquiries.
    Please what is required minimum CGPA to graduate with in M.ed science education in NOUN and certificate will be issued to the graduand?

    What is the required least CGPA to apply for PHD program?
    Thank you.

  7. I hold a bachelor’s degree in Economics, & I like to further my studies but noun doesn’t have m.sc in Economics.
    thus; what related course can I do at noun?

  8. Hello…..
    Please I will like to inquire if there’s anyone here or a social Media group where I can get to meet MPH students. I applied recently and will hopefully do my screening tomorrow but I’m a novice in all of NOUN processes. I need help please!!!

  9. I have issue on pending or not available results in my portal, but all my colleagues have seen they results, since last year, I have make a several complain in my study centre upto now they just mute,

  10. I have HND electrical electronics engineering (upper credit) and B. Sc physics (2.1), Noun. Which master degree program can I do with my qualifications?

  11. I study industrial Technology Education (Building Technology) from federal university of Technology minna, plz can I get a master’s in business administration without PGD. Thanks

          1. please, Sir,I Obtained NCE-Technical education in Electrical /electronic Technology. Also, H N D Electrical /electronicEngineering, options electronic / telecommunications. BSC.Information Technology from university of education winneber Ghana. can I did my MSC. Information Technology with noun?

  12. Do I need a credit in Mathematics O level to apply for Masters in English ? Can I use pass? I had D in Maths O level.

  13. I have a third class degree hons in English education. I am a police officer and want to do a PGD course that will fit into my job. What are the requirements?

  14. Hi,
    I have Bsc in Biochemistry….but i would like to do masters in business administration…. What are my chances of getting admission if i apply.

  15. Hello Gbenga, please i have BSc in industrial relations/personnel management and I would like to do an MSc in human relations. Is this available? If not, please enlighten me on the available related course that i can enrol for and also when can I enrol it.
    Thank you for your prompt response.

  16. Repost
    Hello Gbenga, please i have BSc in industrial relations/personnel management and I would like to do an MSc in human relations. Is this available? If not, please enlighten me on the available related course that i can enrol for and also when can I enrol it.
    Thank you for your prompt response.

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    My message was ignored
    Hello Gbenga, please i have BSc in industrial relations/personnel management and I would like to do an MSc in human relations. Is this available? If not, please enlighten me on the available related course that i can enrol for and also when can I enrol it.
    Thank you for your prompt response.

  18. Hello Mr Gbenga , I have HND mass commination and PGD education I have been into teaching and administration, what program can I do in NOUN for master? Pls reply.

    1. you can do

      M.ED. Educational Technology
      M.ED. Science Education
      M.ED. Administration and Planning
      M.ED. Guidance and Counselling

  19. Good evening, I have all the credits required for O level and also a second class upper grade in B.sc Chemistry, can I apply for masters in public health?

    1. Please I have a bachelor degree in computer science education Bsc(Ed)
      With 2:2 but I would love to study information technology
      I want to dive out of education considering the nature of my job
      Please I need a quick response

  20. I having a problem of not seen a project defense results, when I access my portal it show me results not available, I also forward my complain for several times to my study centre, but I don’t know either they forward to appropriate authority,

  21. Mr Gbenga,
    Good evening. Please I need a guide as to further study. I have Bsc Accounting, Mba business administration. Please I my eligible to undertake msc business administration & thereafter PhD business administration from NOUN? While I await you response I say thank you sir.

        1. please, Sir,I Obtained NCE-Technical education in Electrical /electronic Technology. Also, H N D Electrical /electronicEngineering, options electronic / telecommunications. BSC.Information Technology from university of education winneber Ghana. can I did my MSC. Information Technology with noun?

  22. I did Economics/political science during my NCE, and Education History in degree with 2:1, please can it be possible for me to do any educational course in Masters, because am looking forward to apply for my masters with the institution… And what are the requirements.. please

    1. You can do PGD education

      after that, you can now enrol for M.ED. Guidance and Counselling OR M.ED. Administration and Planning OR M.ED. Educational Technology

  23. Please l have first degree in Economics Education and MBA.
    What qualifications do l need to study guidance and counseling or Child psychology

  24. Pls I studied estate management which is under faculty of environmental science and am looking forward to do my masters in noun pls what course do noun offer that I can do under this course? Thanks.

  25. Please can I do MSc in public health, I have bsc in Microbiology though its a third class certificate but I have a Pgd in information technology.

      1. Hello Gbenga,
        When is the deadline for the sale of the current masters form? And what is the school fees for msc in public health?

  26. Please I have 3rd class in Computer science education,if I do my PhD n Information technology will I be able to do my masters in Computer science?

  27. Hi Gbenga,
    I want to apply for PhD course: Mathematics education. What are the requirements particularly the CGPA one must have at masters level?.

    Thank you.

  28. Good day Gbenga,
    Please i plan to apply for MBA in NOUN , can you please advise how lectures are coordinated or is it just self study with recourse material on portal ? Also please i will like to know when the next exam will take place so i can preparer towards the date .
    Thanks in advance for your response .

  29. Thanks Gbenga for the prompt response . Please can you advise if the study materials on NOUN site sufficient enough to pass the MBA exams or one have to source for other materials .

  30. Please i have B.sc industrial relations and personnel management. What M.sc course can i enrol for and when is the for out?

  31. Good morning MR .gbenga, I obtained NCE .Electrical /electronic Technology education AND, HND in Electrical, electronic Engineering.can I enroll for postgraduate diploma,il information Technology(PGD-INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY) With noun?.Sir,I need your counseling.

  32. Hi Gbenga, I have a first degree in Biochemistry (Upper Credit), I intend to do an MSc in Information technology with NOUN. in addition to my degree I have taken some certified courses on I.T. and I have some indepth experience already. I want to know if it’s possible for someone from Biochemistry to do MSc in information technology. Thanks

  33. I studied B.ed Language Arts(English) with upper class division. I have 9 credits in my O’level including literature. Can you offer M.A English for me?

  34. Hello Mr Gbenga. I studied Political Science and I want to put in for M.sc in peace studies and conflict resolution, but the requirement say I must have credit in mathematics, but I had a Pass in mathematics. What other course can I put in for alternatively sir?

  35. Pls I have hnd in architectural technology, and I want to apply for pgd in Education,don’t know if am qualified.

  36. please Gbenga….can I do two masters at the same time with NOUN?

    I have Bsc economics and PGDE….Can I do MBA and MEd Guidance and counselling at thesame time?

  37. Hello Gbenga. Please I am a computer engineering graduate with 2:2. Am I qualified to go for a masters degree in information technology?

  38. Hello Gbenga,

    Please I read linguistics will it be possible for me to do PGD in Business Administration?
    Please your response will be appreciated.

  39. I had network issues when trying to pay online for the Msc form.I eventually paid but since the system generates different RRR every time I try I realised that I paid twice. I have fill the Admission for using one of the RRR
    Questions
    1. How do I get a refund on the duplicated payment
    2. The Admission page is showing “NOT FOUND”. So, I am unable to print my Admission letter.
    Please help, what do I do?

  40. Hi Gbenga, I have a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering uniben and wanted to confirm if I qualify for an MBA. And if not what master courses do I qualify for in your school.

      1. Hello Gbenga, I’m a graduate of Masscommunication from Federal Polytechnic Oko Anambra… And I want to do my PGD in open uni but in digital communications, how possible is that?

      2. Am a bit confused hear , how many year those it take to complete a pDG program such as public health.

  41. Dear gbenga,

    I hold B. Ed. And M. Ed. In Educational Technology. I’m planing to go for a second masters degree.

    Can I be admitted for M. Sc. Information Technology????

    Thanks

  42. Sirs/ ma’s, my name is Momoh Tijani. I am a graduate of National Teachers’I nstitute Kaduna-Nigeria whose degree program is affiliated to NOUN. I graduated in December 2018 with second class lower division in Mathematics Education. I have been given the statement of result and I learnt that the certificate will be issued by the Senate of NOUN in due course. Can I apply for my master’s degree at NOUN with the statement of result?

  43. Good morning Gbenga,

    Please when is PGD Admission coming up? How do we apply please.
    Thank you

  44. Good evening Gbenga.
    Please can one run masters without compulaorily having a credit in maths, depending on the course?

  45. Please Mr Gbenga… The 18 months duration for Master is it for both part time and full time?
    And what is the total cost of running Masters in education administration and planning?.
    Thanks

  46. Pls can someone do Masters in environmental science in noun?
    courses such as project management, property management et Al.
    pls kindly notify me if it is available thanks.

  47. Good morning sir.
    I have a degree in Law coupled with the Law School certificate where I graduated over 20 years ago.
    I have the basic O level results including credits Mathematics and English.
    Can I be admitted to study Peace studies and Conflict Resolutions at Masters level, thus waiving the PGD program?

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