The Nigerian Defence Academy NDA
Kaduna has announced the commencement of application for admission into
the 69th Regular Course (RC) of the institution. The application form
will be available for sale from 8 November, 2016 - 28 February, 2017. Admission into NDA is open to both MALE and FEMALE Nigerians.
All applications for the 68th Regular Course of the Nigerian Defence Academy must be done electronically through www.ndaapplications.net.
STEPS TO APPLY
Interested candidates are advised to go online and complete the application on the websites indicated above.
Applicants applying for admission into NDA MUST also apply to the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), and carefully select Nigerian Defence Academy as their choice of university.
Such applicants are expected to sit for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME).
SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION
Applications should be submitted online. On completion of the online application, candidates are to download an Acknowledgement Form.
Upon release of the JAMB results, candidates should return to the applications portal and download their Examination Admission Card.
Only candidates who make the JAMB national cut-off mark will have access to print out the Examination Admission Card.
The requirements for various
undergraduate degree programmes are as detailed in the NDA website /
applications portal, as well as in the JAMB Brochure and website. All
other information concerning degree courses, eligibility and examination
centres are as contained in the NDA website / applications portal.
Click on the Link below for detailed Admission Requirements of NDA; NDA Admission Requirements
Only candidates who meet the JAMB national cut-off mark will be eligible to sit for the NDA Entrance Examination at their Examination Centre of choice.
EXAMINATION DATE AND REQUIREMENTS
The examination will be conducted as an
Entrance Examination (similar to Post–UTME examination in conventional
universities), and is scheduled to hold on Saturday 23rd April, 2016.
Therefore, all eligible candidates are to bring along their Acknowledgement Form, JAMB result slip and TWO (2) postcard sized (3.5 x 5 inches) photographs to the Examination Centre on the examination date.
The photographs should show only from the chest upwards and should contain the candidate’s Name, State, Centre and Signature at the back.
Only successful candidates at the NDA Entrance Examination will subsequently be invited for the Armed Forces Selection Board following which the list of admitted candidates will be published.
NATURE AND DURATION OF TRAINING
Admitted candidates into NDA for the Regular Course will undergo
military and academic training as Officer Cadets for a duration of 5
years. On successful completion of training, graduands will earn a
university first degree (B.Sc, B.Eng, B.A.) and a commission into the
Armed Forces of Nigeria. ADMINISTRATION
Regular Course cadets will train at NDA Permanent Site, Kaduna. All
aspects of the cadets administration and logistics will be borne by the
Federal Government. REFERENCE MATERIALS
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 Department, NDA or from designated Examination Centres across the country
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