NDA 2016/2017 Admission Application Form – At last the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA), Kaduna 2016/2017 academic session 68th Regular Course admission application form is is finally out. Nigerian Defence Academy
Nigerian Defence Academy 68th regular course admission application form will be available for sale from 26 January to 15th March 2016., and it is open to both male and female Nigerians.
NDA 68th Regular Course Admission Requirements.
Please all interested applicants are to note that the various requirements for the undergraduate degree programmes are as documented in a detailed format in the NDA website / applications portal, as well as in the JAMB Brochure and website. So as it where now other information which concerns the degree courses, eligibility and examination centres are as contained in the NDA website / applications portal.
1. For one to be eligible for admission into the Nigerian Defence Academy, such a candidate must have the following requirements.
At least a Minimum of 5 Credit passes at SSCE (WAEC or NECO) or GCE O/L obtained in not more than 2 sittings relevant to the Faculty of their choices. Which includes the following.
Credit in English Language and Mathematics.
You must have one supporting relevant credit to the compulsory credits in faculty of Arts and Social Sciences and Faculty of Science. However, only one supporting relevant credit is required in the Faculty of Engineering.
Candidates must be at least 17 years old and not more than 21 years of age at the time of entry into the Academy. Please Note that all Nigerian Airforce candidates must be between 17 and 18years old at entry.
Must not be less than 1.68 metres tall for male and 1.50 metres for female.
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.
A candidate must present a Certificate of Origin obtained from a Local Government Area and a Certificate of State indigene ship from the Office of the State Governor is desirable.
2. Also, candidates are to note the following:
Awaiting results are not qualified. Results not submitted with the application for will not be accepted.
Only examination results of 5 years from date will be accepted.
Currently, admission into the academy is for both male and female Nigerians only.
NDA 68th Regular Course Method of Application.
All interested Candidates should do their online application by login to the application portal @ www.ndaapplications.net. You are expected to select “Purchase Access Code” and fill in their details to pay for their application through the REMITA outlet after first obtaining their ORDER ID and REMITA Retrieval Reference (RRR) Code in the sum of N3,000.00 only. Please note that only payment against RRR Codes generated via the application portal would be accepted.
All Interested candidates are advised to go online via the online application portal to complete the application on the websites indicated above. Please note that you are to download and read carefully, the Instructions provided on the website. Applicants applying for admission into NDA MUST also apply to the Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board (JAMB), but you may not necessarily select NDA as their choice of university.
Such an applicant are expected to sit for the JAMB Universal Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME).
SUBMISSION OF APPLICATIONS
All applications must be submitted via online through the application portal. When you are done with completion of the online application, applicants 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 be allowed to participate in the NDA Entrance Examination.
The requirements for various undergraduate degree programmes are as detailed in the NDA website/applications portal. All other information concerning degree courses, eligibility and examination centres are as contained in the NDA website / applications portal.
The only way to seat for this examination is based on the fact candidates who meet the JAMB national cutoff mark will be eligible to sit for the NDA Entrance Examination at their Examination Centre of choice.
The examination will be conducted as an Entrance Examination (similar to Post-UTME examination in conventional universities), and is scheduled to hold on Saturday 23 April 2016. Therefore, all eligible candidates are to bring along their Acknowledgement Form, Examination Admission Card, 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, Exam number, State, Exam Centre, Course of study 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
All Admitted candidates into NDA for the Regular Course will definitely undergo a military and academic training as an Officer Cadets for a duration of 5 years. When candidates have successfully completed the training, graduants will earn a honours degree in a core discipline (BSc, BEng, BA). These candidates will equally earn a commission into the Armed Forces of Nigeria.
Regular Course cadets will train in NDA. All aspects of the cadets’ administration and logistics will be borne by the Federal Government.
Application Portal: www.ndaapplications.net
NDA 2016/2017 Admission Application Form