NOUN 2020/2021 Academic Calendar Schedule [APPROVED]

National Open University (NOUN) Academic Calendar Schedule for First (1st), Second (2nd) Semester 2020/2021 Academic Session Out [Download in PDF]

The authorities of the National Open University (NOUN) has published the approved academic calendar for the 2020/2021 academic session.

Below are the breakdown of academic activities for the 2020/2021 academic session.

NOUN 2020/2021 Academic Calendar Schedule [APPROVED]


MonthActivityPossible DurationDates
December 2020Registration of Courses/Examination Begins 1st December 2020
January 2021Pen on Paper Examination begins. 18th January 2021
JanuaryInaugural Lecture 28th January 2021
January9th & 10th Convocation 30th January 2021
February 2021Pen on paper examination ends 6th February 2021
FebruaryInaugural Lecture 8th February 2021
FebruaryE-examination begins 11th February 2021
FebruaryE-examination ends 26th February 2021
March 2021Senate 9th March 2021
April 2021Registration of Courses/Examination Ends 7th May, 2021
AprilOrientation 14th May, 2021
AprilMatriculation 15th May, 2021
AprilFacilitation commences 26th April 2021
April1st TMA begins 30th April 2021
May 2021SIWES4 weeks3rd May – 29th May 2021
May1st TMA ends 9th May 2021
May2nd TMA begins 10th May 2021
May2nd TMA ends 19th May 2021
May3rd TMA begins 20th May 2021
June 20213rd TMA ends 29th May 2021
JunePen on Paper Examination begins2 Weeks1st June 2021
JunePen on Paper Examination ends15th June 2021
JuneE-examination begins2 Weeks22nd June 2021
July 2021E-examination ends6th July 2021
JulyInaugural Lecture July 2021
JulySenate 13th July 2021
JulyRelease of Results 15th July 2021
JulyRegistration of Courses/Examinationbegins 19th July 2021
September 2021Facilitation commences 16th September 2021
SeptemberRegistration of Courses/Examinationends 30th September 2021
October 20211st TMA begins 1st October 2021
October1st TMA ends 10th October 2021
October2nd TMA begins 11th October 2021
October2nd TMA ends 24th October 2021
October3rd TMA begins 25th October 2021
November 20213rd TMA ends 7th November 2021
NovemberPen on Paper Examination begins. 9th November 2021
NovemberPen on Paper Examination ends 30th November 2021
December 2021E-examination begins 6th December 2021
DecemberE-examination ends 21st December 2021
January 2022Senate 12th January 2022
JanuaryRelease of Results 14th January 2022
JanuaryConvocation 28th – 29th January 2022