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2019 Nigerian Defence Academy Cadet Application & Requirements

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2019 Nigerian Defence Academy Cadet Application & Requirements

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The Nigerian Defence Academy invites Applications from suitably qualified candidates for admission into in the Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna for the the 71st REGULAR COURSE.  Here is an Article that will let you know all about the 2019 Nigerian Defence Academy Cadet Application and the basic Requirements

There is only one portal at which you can apply and get the information needed about the 2019 NDA Cadet Application, so make sure to read this article carefully to know all about it.

Only candidates who satisfied the admission requirements and must have the UTME score of 180 for
Arts and Social Sciences and Science while 210 score for Engineering courses will be enabled to print the Screening Test Admission Card and participate in the NDA Screening Test at the centre of choice.

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NDA 2019 Requirements

Interested Candidates are to meet the Criteria given below to be eligible for the Application;

  1. Candidates must have Passed the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) and attained an acceptable minimum national standard in English language, Mathematics and any other two subjects relevant to the proposed course of study as set out by the JAMB brochure.
    • The course applied for on JAMB and NDA portal must be the same.
    • The choice of UTME subjects combination must be relevant to the course applied for in NDA.
  2. Minimum of Five O level credits at GCE, SSCE (WAEC,NECO and NABTEB) in English language, Mathematics and three other subjects which are relevant to the intended programme at not more than two sittings.
  3. Candidate must be up to 17 years but not less than 21 years by 1 August 2019.
    Note:(1) Candidates who desire to join the Nigerian Air Force must be between 17 and 19 years old at entry.
    (2) The Nigerian Air Force has suspended the enlistment of female candidates in her Regular Combatant programme in NDA.
  4. Must not be less than 1.68 meters tall for maleand 1.65meters for female.
  5. Must be medically and physically fit and must be of good moral character.
  6. Must have a BMI of between 18.5 – 25.5 kg/m2 to be considered for selection.
  7. Must be single male or female without legal obligation to support any child or other individuals.
  8. Present a Certificate of indigene-ship from the State Government or Local Government Area.
  9. Have a Working knowledge of French, Arabic or Mandarin language is an added advantage.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Applicants applying for admission into the Nigerian Defence Academy must also apply to the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), and must select Nigerian Defence Academy as first Choice Institution.

2019 Nigerian Defence Academy Cadet Application

Application fee is N3,500.00 only. To Apply, Interested Candidates should visit the Application portal at or

NOTE: Prospective Student should know that Admission into The Nigerian Defence Academy is STRICTLY by merit. Nigerian Defence Academy will never ask for money to influence admission.

See more on the Application Process at

NDA 2019 Application Deadline

Application Deadline is Thursday March 14th, 2019. The Post-UTME Screening holds Saturday April 13th, 2019

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