Closing Date for 2016 Nigerian Defence Academy Application

Closing Date for 2016 Nigerian Defence Academy Application

We have taken it has a responsibility to give latest information on thing that maters and that is why we are giving a reminder article for all that want to know Closing Date for 2016 Nigerian Defence Academy Application for 68th Regular Course.

But on a serious note it’s not good to always wait for closing date before doing what you have to do…

Good News… Holders of NABTEB Certificates can now apply for the NDA Regular Combatant Course.

Closing Date for 2016 Nigerian Defence Academy Application

The 68th NDA Regular Combatant Course Application has now been extended to 22nd March, 2016.

For any reason, but just in case you still don’t know how to go about the 2016 Nigerian Defence Academy Application, below is the process you have to follow;

How to Apply 2016 Nigerian Defence Academy Application 68th Regular Course.

Step 1: Download the admissions requirements
Click to download requirements.

Step 2: Purchase Form – Click Purchase Access Code and fill in your details to pay for your application via REMITA after first obtaining your ORDER ID and RRR Code in the sum of N3,000.00 only. Please note that only payments made against RRR Codes generated via this portal would be accepted.

Step 3: Fill application form – Fill in your application, submit online and print a copy.

Nigerian Defence Academy Application Requirements

  • To be eligible for admission into the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA), a candidate must have the following:

a. Minimum of 5 credit passes at SSCE (WAEC or NECO) or GCE ‘O’ Level obtained in not more than 2 sittings relevant to the Faculty of their choices.

b. Credit in English Language and Mathematics.

c. At least two supporting relevant credits to the compulsory credits in Faculty of Military Sciences and Interdisciplinary Studies, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences and Faculty of Science.

However, only one supporting relevant credit is required in the Faculty of Engineering.

d. Be at least 17 years old and not more than 21 years old as at the month of August in the year of entry into the Academy (2016). Note that candidates who desire to join the Nigerian Air Force must be between 17 and 18 years old at entry, and also the Nigerian Army has suspended the enlistment of female candidates in her Regular Combatant programme in NDA.

e. Must not be less than 1.68 metres tall for male and 1.58 metres for female.

f. Must be medically and physically fit and must be of good moral character.

g. Must be single male or female without legal obligation to support any child or other individuals.

h. Present a Certificate of State of Origin obtained from a Local Government Area or a Certificate of State Indigeneship from the Office of the State Governor.

  • Furthermore, candidates are to note the following:

a. Candidates awaiting results are not qualified. Application forms submitted without results will not be accepted.

b. Only examination results of 5 years old from the date of examination will be accepted.

c. Currently, admission into the Academy is for both male and female Nigerians only, and is limited to Navy and Air Force in the case of female candidates.


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