NOUN Academic Calendar For First and Second Semester (2020 Session)

Noun academic calendar 2020: The National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) 2020/2021 academic calendar has been released and published online.

Students of the National Open University of Nigeria should note that the recently released NOUN academic calendar contains the first and second-semester calendar, giving students insight into how the school will be operating this session.

This academic calendar contains noun students’ academic timeline, as the institution resumes activities starting from December 31st, 2019 to January 27th, 2021.


As you can see from the calendar below, the registration of courses and examination is scheduled to commence from the 31st of December 2019, and will end March 11th, 2020.

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NOUN Academic Calendar For 2020 First and Second Semester Activities.

MonthActivityPossible DurationBlock Dates
December, 2019Registration of Courses/Examination Begins 31st December, 2019
February, 2020Senate 11th February, 2020
FebruaryFacilitation commences 25th February, 2020
March, 2020Registration of Courses/Examination Ends 11th March, 2020
MarchInaugural Lecture March, 2020
March1st TMA 9th March,2020
MarchSenate 10th March,2020
MarchOrientation 20th March,2020
MarchMatriculation 21st March,2020
MarchConvocation 24th - 28th March, 2020
March2nd TMA 30th March, 2020
April, 20203rd TMA 20th April, 2020
AprilFacilitation and TMA Ends 30th April, 2020
May, 2020IT/SIWES4 weeks4th May -3rd June, 2020
June, 2020Pen on Paper Examination begins3 weeks3rd June, 2020
June, 2020Pen on paper examination ends3 weeks24th June, 2020
July, 2020E-examination begins/ Marking Exercise3 weeks1st July, 2020
JulyE-examination ends3 weeks22nd July, 2020
JulyInaugural Lecture July, 2020
August, 2020Senate 6th August, 2020
AugustRelease of Results 10th August, 2020
AugustExamination Course Registration Begins 24th August, 2020
AugustInaugural Lecture August, 2020
September, 2020Examination Course Registration Ends 15th September, 2020
SeptemberFacilitation Begins 16th September, 2020
September1st TMA 14th September, 2020
October, 20202nd TMA 5th October, 2020
October3rd TMA 26th October, 2020
OctoberFacilitation and TMA Ends 26th October, 2020
OctoberPen on Paper examination begins 28th October, 2020
November, 2020Pen on Paper examination ends3 weeks19th November, 2020
NovemberE-examination begins/Marking Exercise3 weeks24th November, 2020
December, 2020E-examination ends3 weeks15th December, 2020
January, 2021Senate 12th January, 2021
January, 2021Release of results 18th January, 2021
January, 2021Convocation 26th – 27th January, 2021

Download NOUN 2020/2021 Academic Calendar.

It is very much advisable for students to download and printout the National Open University academic calendar, so you will be aware of everything about the institution’s schedule.

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You can also Click the above link to download the academic calendar for free.

Final Conclusion.

Some persons may be confused as to why the institution had released her 2020/2021 academic calendar.

The reason why the management has released the National Open University Academic calendar is to notify students before time, every program schedules, in return, every student of the Open University will know what to expect each week or months and follow up accordingly.

The Noun academic calendar is a to-do list of what the school’s plan and what it aims to achieve before the academic year ends.

If you are a new student, you should be informed that the school management strictly follows it’s academic calendar. NOUN works so hard to meet up with the programme deadlines.

I hope that this NOUN academic calendar for 2020 provides you with all the information you need to know the time-table. We’ll appreciate it if you can use a few seconds to share this with your friends on Facebook, Twitter, and Whatsapp, using the share buttons below.

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