NOUN Direct Entry Form for 2020/2021 Session | How to Register

Everything you need to know about National Open University of Nigeria, NOUN Direct Entry Form 2020 and Admission Exercise: An information update for NOUN Direct Entry Aspirants.

On this page  today, i will be discussing with you all that you need to know about NOUN Direct Entry Form and Admission Exercise date for 2020/2021 Academic Session.

This is to inform all interested candidates that wishes to apply for NOUN Direct Entry program that the National Open University of Nigeria, NOUN has published guidelines for their 2020/2021 Direct Entry registration Exercise.


The notice of the Direct Entry form and Admission exercise was made known via the university’s official website (

To remind you once again, this article will be guiding you on the NOUN Direct Entry Admission Exercise 2020, the necessary requirements for admission and how to apply for the NOUN Direct Entry Exercise 2020. All aspirants of National Open University of Nigeria, NOUN should follow the guidelines below so as to know what they are to do to gain admission through Direct Entry.

What you need to know about NOUN Direct Entry.

Jamb Direct Entry is one of the program Jamb introduced to the general public years back, this program enable all JUPEB, NCE NID and ND holder to gain admission to any University of one’s choice easily, and another thing to notice is that you will start from year 2 / 200 level if you gain admission via direct entry.

Jamb direct (DE) entry candidates are not to sit for Jamb examination. However, Jamb has announced that schools are at liberty to set aptitude tests for candidates who apply for direct entry there.

Therefore, any school that decides to set exams for their DE candidates will adapt questions from the Jamb recommended novel in addition to other subjects offered by the candidate, hope with this little explanation you now know what Jamb Direct Entry is all about.

How Much Is National Open University of Nigeria NOUN Direct Entry 2020/2021?

National Open University of Nigeria NOUN Direct Entry form is N2,000.00 (Two Thousand Naira only and should be paid through the ADMISSION PORTAL, please note that the fees is non-refundable. you will, however, be required to pay appropriate bank charges.

National Open University of Nigeria NOUN Direct Entry 2020/2021 Requirements.

  1. Candidates must choose National Open University of Nigeria their first choice
  2. Upper Credit at OND/HND where applicable. However, Statistics, Agriculture, Performing Arts and History and International Studies, may consider lower Credit. Only Computer Science accepts HND for admission into 200 Level.
  3. Merit in two (2) relevant NCE subjects (where applicable);
  4. A minimum of 6 points in the two relevant subjects in IJMB, NABTEB, GCE, Cambridge or equivalent;
  5. 13 points at A/L in IJMB, NABTEB, GCE or Cambridge of equivalent in Physics, Chemistry and Biology for MB;BS; or
  6. Second Class (Upper Division) Honours Degree in Anatomy, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Physiology, Zoology or any other relevant courses in the Life Science.

How To Apply For National Open University of Nigeria Direct Entry Form 2020/2021.

  • Visit the NOUN Direct Entry portal @
  • Enter your JAMB Registration Number and other details in the boxes provided.
  • DE candidates should click OK button on the dialog box displayed and enter your names
  • Make all necessary payment and provide correct information as needed
  • Complete your Registration and print out the Application form/slip


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