Nigeria Police Academy Requirements, Nigeria Police Academy 2019/2020 Admission Form

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We find out that most of the applicant does not know the requirement for the Nigeria Police Academy Examination, Admission Requirements, Available Courses, how to start the registration And Required Credits and more. So we are here to show the general public that is interested or likes to apply for NPA, the various Requirement needed and what there need to know for successful Application.

Nigeria Police Academy Start Up Requirements

The Nigeria Police Academy is located in Wudil, Kano State, Note that both male and female are free to applier, to serve their motherland by completing one of the courses.

Nigeria Police Academy Screening Requirements

The following are the necessary requirement needed to start the Nigeria Police Academy Screening Requirements

How To Start?

  1. Purchase PIN CODES from any of the branches of Zenith Bank Plc nationwide at the cost of N3,500.00 only, which includes bank charges of N500.
  2. Note that the application form has to be filled online, so proceed to the official website of the Academy:

NPA Examination Requirement:

  •     Acknowledgement Form
  •     JAMB Slip
  •     Examination Card
  •     2 Two postcard size photographs (3.5×5 inches)
  •     Bank Payment Slip/Confirmation Page

NPA – Admission Requirements

  1. NATIONALITY:     Candidates seeking admission into the Academy must be Nigerian citizens.
  2. AGE:                        Candidate must be between 18yrs to 22yrs.
  3. HEIGHT:                Candidate must not be less than 1.68 metres (male) and 1.63 metres (female).
  4. CHEST SIZE:         Male candidate must have an expanded chest size of not less than 36 inches (91cm).
  5. EXAMS CREDIT:     Candidates must have obtained a minimum of  6 credits.
  7. FITNESS:               Candidates must also obtain satisfactory scores in both the written examination
    and the interview and must pass rigorous physical and psychological tests of fitness.

NPA – Available Courses And Required Credits

1. Faculty of Law

2. LLB: Credits in Arts and Social Science courses

Faculty of Science

  • BSc Biochemistry
  • BSc Forensic Science
  • BSc Biological Sciences
  • BSc Chemistry
  • BSc Computer Science
  • BSc Mathematics
  • BSc Physics

3. Credits in Science subjects required

Faculty of Social and Management Sciences

  • BSc Accounting
  • BSc Economics
  • BSc Management Science
  • BSc Political Science
  • BSc Psychology
  • BSc Sociology

4. Credits in the Social Sciences required

Faculty of Humanities

  • B.A. English
  • B.A. French
  • B.A. Nigerian Languages and Linguistics
  • B.A. History and International Studies


The following are the admission requirements:

a.  Candidates seeking admission into the Academy must be Nigerian citizens and must be between 17 and 22 years of age, and must have a height of not less than 1.67 Metres (5 Feet 6 Inches) if male, and 1.62 Metres (5 Feet 4 Inches) if female. In addition, male candidates must have an expanded chest size of not less than 86cm (34 Inches for those between 21 and 22 years of age). All candidates must be free from any physical deformity or mental disability.

b. Candidates must have obtained a minimum of SIX (6) credits at the Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSCE) conducted by the West African Examinations Council (WAEC), the National Examinations Council (NECO) or the National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB) at not more than 2 sittings. All Candidates must also have a credit pass in English Language and Mathematics as well as subjects relevant to the candidate’s chosen course of study in the Academy.

c.  Candidates must also obtain satisfactory scores in both the written examination and the interview and must pass physical and psychological tests of fitness.


So i believe that we all now know the Requirements needed for NPA Screening. The NPA official website is while the official Nigeria Police Force website is and also Official Website for Nigeria Police Service Commission is  please Visit the links showed to you just for in case,  if there is any additional information added or that you need to know that is not included.

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  1. Pls can some body offered admission in computer science department with 7 credit but pass in biology? Can he get in admission into the Npa (Academic)?

      1. How much will person spend if he/she get admission into com sci department in the NPA? Thanx!

  2. I want to know the time to sale the form of Nigeria police academy,and I want to apply

  3. wish to be an assistant superintendent of police, god-luck!!!!!

  4. i appreciate the effort of NPF with their excellent contribution given to public i like police

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