Admission for the May 2024 academic session is ongoing. Apply Now!

Application Requirements


Thank you for your interest in our programmes. We look forward to having you join us!

Miva is licensed by the National Universities Commission

Applications are open for the May 2024 admission

Applications end 31st of May 2024

Start Your Degree Journey With Us Today

This step-by-step guide helps you navigate the process of applying, enrolling, and beginning your programme at Miva Open University.

Step 1

Start Your Degree Journey With Us Today

The navigation menu at the top of each page gives you detailed information about each programme we offer, plus information about how studying with us can help you ace your career and life goals. 

Finding it hard to make a decision?
Chat with a career advisor to get help and make the right decision.

Step 2

Start your Application

Click the Apply Now button to begin your application. Please upload the following documents to complete your application:

  • A valid email address
  • Phone number
  • WAEC, NECO, GCE or NABTEB results (with a minimum of 5 credits in both English and Mathematics)

Once you have submitted your application, you will receive an acceptance letter via mail in less than 24 hours if you are eligible for admission.

Please note that your application is FREE.

Need help or have a question about the requirements? Chat with a career advisor for assistance.

Step 3

Gain Admission

Upon receiving your acceptance letter, proceed to enrol in the courses for your programme of study and make payment.

Need help with this process?
Contact us on WhatsApp via +234 9132 300 000

Step 4

Start Learning

Your journey to a successful career begins. 

After receiving your acceptance letter and making payment, please upload a photo of yourself to your student portal. A learning pack which includes your admission letter and other necessary orientation materials will be delivered to your provided physical address. 

You’ll be notified about upcoming school events and when classes commence.

Admission Requirements

Here’s what you need to study for a bachelor’s programme at Miva University

A copy of your O’Level result
The result must include a minimum of five credits in the following subjects in not more than two sittings:

Please note that submission of Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) results is  NOT MANDATORY at this stage. However, upon admission to the university, the provided results will be thoroughly verified for authenticity and compliance with the stated criteria, including JAMB Regularisation.

Application Checklist

You need the following documents to enroll for a programme at Miva Open University.

Application Timelines

Miva University admits students thrice in a year. See the timelines for upcoming admissions below:

September 2023 admission

Applications end August 31, 2023 and classes start September 4, 2023

January 2024 admission

Applications starts September 11, 2023 and classes start in January 2024.

May 2024 admission

Applications start in January, 2024 and classes start in May 2024.


Everything you need to know Miva programmes.

Everything you need to know about the product and billing.

Miva University is a degree-awarding online university, recognised and licensed by the National Universities Commission. Rest assured, our programmes adhere to rigorous standards of academic excellence and quality.

Our curriculum empowers you for real-world success, granting you a competitive advantage in today’s job market. With open university education gaining recognition, employers value degrees from esteemed institutions like ours.

No, you don’t need to take JAMB/UTME. You only need WAEC, NECO, GCE, or NABTEB. The result must include a minimum of five credits in the course-relevant subjects (including English and Mathematics) in not more than two sittings.

Open universities offer several advantages such as flexibility, accessibility, and convenience, allowing students to balance their education with other personal commitments. You can study from anywhere in the world and pursue your dreams at the same time.

To apply, you need WAEC, NECO, GCE, or NABTEB. The result must include a minimum of five credits in the course-relevant subjects (including English and Mathematics) in not more than two sittings. Application is free!

Our tuition fees start at just 200,000 Naira per year. We also provide flexible payment plans to ensure that financing your education is convenient and manageable.

You will learn in a virtual classroom using Miva Open University’s learning management system. You can access pre-recorded content at your convenience and engage in real-time activities with other learners. The learning management system enables interaction between you, other students and teachers, offering access to course materials, discussion forums, multimedia content, and assessments.

Miva Open University offers online lectures. Optional meets and greets and other engagement events may be organized for students to interact with faculty members and classmates. In-person attendance is not compulsory.

The standard duration to earn a degree at Miva Open University is four (4) years which is the same duration as earning a degree through traditional, in-person education.

Students from all over the world are encouraged to apply to Miva University. The students need only verify that they have acquired O’ level qualifications.

Yes, you can take study breaks. You would, however, need to contact the academic support team to enable you to properly structure your breaks.