Nigerian Defense Academy (NDA) 72nd Regular Application Form 2020/2021 Session Have Been Released [See Application Details And Guidelines]
LATEST UPDATE ON NDA ADMISSION FORM 2020 (72nd Regular Courses):
This is to bring to the attention of Candidates that the Nigerian Defence Academy Screening Test will now hold on 15 August 2020 at designated centres by 7:00 AM prompt. All candidates are expected to come with their acknowledgment card, NDA Screening Test Admission Card, Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination registration slip, two Post card size (3.5x 5 inches) photographs. Each candidate is to write his/her JAMB registration number, full names, state of origin, chosen course, name of test centre and signature at the back of the photograph.
All candidates are to wear their facemasks and face shields as any candidate without these
protective equipment will not be allowed to write the Test. Please note for strict compliance.
Final opportunity for shortlisted applicants to select their screening centres. The portal has been re-opened and would close by midnight on Friday 31 July 2020.
We will show you the successful candidates and how to login to the portal.
The application portal for NDA 72RC is now opened for selection of Screening Centres.
Please note that only shortlisted applicants (those who met all the requirements, scored 180 or above in JAMB, filled their applications correctly and uploaded their documents) would have access to login and select their screening centres.
The selection of screening centres would end by mid-night on 31st July, 2020.
Applicants must select their centres and printout all forms before then.
The date for the screening test and not yet been decided due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic and the resulting ban on interstate travel.
Please, regularly check the website for information on the screening test date.
List of Successful Candidates for the Screening Test for NDA 72nd Regular Course.
Login to NDA Screening Portal
You can click the link below to login to the NDA Portal and Select your Screening Center.
|1||Adamawa||Government Day Secondary School, Opposite HQ 23 Armd Bde, Yola|
|2||Akwa Ibom||Community Secondary School, Aka Offot, Uyo.|
|3||Bauchi||Government Day Secondary School/Command Day Secondary School, Shadawaka Barracks, Bauchi.|
|4||Borno||Command Day Secondary School, Maimalari Cantonment, Maiduguri|
|5||Edo||Army Day Secondary School NASST, Benin|
|6||Enugu||Command Day Secondary School, Abakpa Barracks, Enugu|
|7||FCT||Command Children School, Mogadishu Cantonment, Abuja|
|8||Imo||Holy Ghost College, Owerri|
|9||Kaduna||Nigerian Defence Academy, Old Site, Ribadu Campus, Kaduna|
|10||Kaduna||Nigerian Defence Academy, Permanent Site, Afaka, Kaduna|
|11||Kano||Air Force Comprehensive Secondary School, Kano|
|12||Kwara||Nigerian Army School of Education (NASE) Ilorin|
|13||Lagos||Command Day Secondary School, Ikeja Cantonment, Lagos|
|14||Lagos||Command Day Secondary School, Ojo, Lagos|
|15||Ondo||Command Secondary School, Akure|
|16||Oyo||Command Day Secondary School Odogbo, Ibadan|
|17||Plateau||Command Secondary School, Zaria Road,|
NDA Admission Form: The Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA), Kaduna 2020/2020 academic session 72nd Regular Course admission application form is now on sale. Deadline to apply is now 14th May 2020. See how to apply and other vital information below.
Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) 72nd regular course (Degree programmes) for the 2020/2021 academic session.
Candidates admitted into NDA for Regular Course will undergo military and academic training as Officer Cadets for a duration of 5 years for Nigerian Army cadets 4 years for Nigerian Navy and Nigerian Air force cadets. On successful completion of training, graduands will earn a honours degree in a core discipline (BSc, BEng, BA). They will equally earn a Presidential Commission into the Armed Forces of Nigeria.
Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) 71st regular course admission online application form will be available for sale as from 5 December 2019 to 20 March, 2020 and it is open to both male and female Nigerians.
The NDA screening test will be conducted as phase one of the Post-UTME screening and is scheduled to hold on Saturday 16 May, 2020 at designated centres across the country. Only candidates with JAMB 2020 Registration Number will be eligible to write the exams.
Only candidates who score a minimum of 180 (for Faculties of Arts and Social Sciences, Science and Military Science & Interdisciplinary Studies) and 210 (for Faculty of Engineering) in JAMB 2020 examination shall be offered admission into NDA by the AFSB.
NDA 72nd Regular Course Admission Requirements.
Candidates eligible for 72 Regular Course admission into the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) must have the following:
- Must be medically and physically fit and must be of good moral character.
- Must be single male or female without legal obligation to support any child or other individuals.
- Present a Certificate of indigeneship from the state government or local government area.
- Be at least 17 years old and NOT more than 21 years old as at 22 August 2020 in the year of entry into the Academy.
- Must have a minimum of 5 ordinary level credits at GCE, SSCE (WAEC, NECO, NBAIS and NABTEB) English language, Mathematics and three other subjects which are relevant to the intended programme at not more than two sittings.
- Must have passed the Unified Tertiary Matriculation examinations (UTME) and attain an acceptable minimum national standard (as determined by JAMB annual policy meeting) in English language, Mathematics and any other 2 subjects relevant to the proposed course of study as set out by the JAMB Brochure.
- Must NOT be less than 1.68 meters tall for male and 1.65 meters for female.
- French and Arabic, Madarin language is an added advantage.
Candidates are to note the following:
- Application forms submitted without ordinary level results will NOT be accepted.
- Candidates awaiting results are not qualified.
- Only ordinary level examination results of NOT more than 5 years old from the date of examination will be accepted.
- Admission into the Academy is for both male and female Nigerians only.
Recommended: NDA Examination Centres in Nigeria.
How to Apply for NDA Form 2020.
Candidates should logon to the application portal ndaapplications.net, select “Purchase Access Code” and fill in their details to pay for their application via REMITA after first obtaining their ORDER ID and REMITA Retrieval Reference (RRR) Code in the sum of N3,500.00 only. Please note that only payment against RRR Codes generated via the application portal would be accepted.
APPLICANTS APPLYING FOR ADMISSION INTO NDA MUST ALSO APPLY TO THE JOINT ADMISSIONS AND MATRICULATIONS BOARD (JAMB), AND MUST SELECT NDA AS FIRST CHOICE INSTITUTION. SUCH APPLICANTS ARE EXPECTED TO SIT FOR THE JAMB UNIFIED TERTIARY MATRICULATION EXAMINATIONS (UTME).
SUBMISSION OF APPLICATIONS:
Applications forms are to be submitted together with the scanned SSCE results online. On submission of the online application, candidates are to download an Acknowledgement Form.
SCREENING TEST DATE AND REQUIREMENTS:
The screening test will be conducted as phase one of the Post-UTME screening and is scheduled to hold on Saturday 30 May 2020. Therefore, all eligible candidates are to bring along their Acknowledgement Form, Screening Test Admission Card, JAMB result slip and TWO (2) postcard sized (3.5 x 5 inches) photographs to the Screening Test Centre.
The photographs should show only from the chest upwards and should contain the candidate’s Name, Exam number, State, Exam Centre, Course of study and Signature at the back.
Only successful candidates at the NDA Screening Test will subsequently be invited for the Armed Forces Selection Board (phase 2 of the screening test) following which the list of admitted candidates will be published.
All Regular Course cadets will train in NDA and the cost of their administration and logistics will be borne by the Federal Government of Nigeria.
In response to requests from candidates for reference materials, the Academy has offered a Compendium of Past Questions & Answers at a token fee to interested candidates. This can be purchased from the Registry, NDA.
Application Portal: www.ndaapplications.net