NDA 73rd Regular Course Admission Application Form 2021/2022: The Nigerian Defence Academy call for suitably qualified candidates for admission into the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) 73rd regular course (Degree programmes) for the 2021/2022 academic session.
NDA Form 2021. We would cover when the Sale of online Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) 73RC Application Form 2021, requirement, and application process.
Meanwhile, before we proceed, it is important to know that the Nigerian Defence Academy has discarded rumors perpetrating that the academy has commenced the sale of NDA 73rd Regular Course Admission 2021/2022.
Latest News on NDA 73RD Admission Form 2021/2022
The attention of the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) has again been drawn to prevalent fake social media accounts, particularly on Facebook, which fraudulently claims to be the official accounts of the Commandant, Maj Gen Jamil Sarham, and also spuriously claims they could assist prospective applicants in attaining admission into NDA for a fee.
We wish to state clearly that these accounts are fake and the works of fraudsters. The NDA has no part in the establishment or operations of these fraudulent social media accounts. Invariably, we wish to warn the general public to be wary of these accounts and that anyone conducting any business with them does so at their own peril.
For clarity, the Commandant, Maj Gen Jamil Sarham, does not have any official social media handle for conducting official NDA matters. All NDA activities are transmitted via our official website: www.nda.edu.ng and on our Facebook and Twitter handles @DefenceAcademyNG and @HQ_NDA respectively. The general public is hereby notified and forewarned about these fake social media accounts.
When will they start selling NDA Application Form 2021/2022 for 73rd Regular Course Admission?
Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) 73rd regular course admission online application form will be available for sale effective from January 2021. The application will be open for both male and female Nigerians only.
What does it take to graduate from the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA)?
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, also, 4 years for Nigerian Navy and Nigerian Air force cadets. On successful completion of training, graduates will earn an honours degree in a core discipline (BSc, BEng, BA). They will equally earn a Presidential Commission into the Armed Forces of Nigeria.
NDA Application Form 2021/2022 Eligibility
Only applicants who met all the requirements, scored 180 or above in JAMB, filled their applications correctly, and uploaded their documents would be eligible for the application and can have access to login and select their screening centers.
What Are the Requirement for Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA)?
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 contained in the NDA website/applications portal. Please note that working knowledge of French, Arabic, and Mandarin will be an added advantage to applicants. WAEC/NECO or NABTEB results of 2020 will not be accepted.
The following are the NDA admission form 2021/2022 requirements:
- Passed the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) and attained an acceptable minimum national standard (as determined by JAMB annual policy meeting) in English language, Mathematics and any other two subjects relevant to the proposed course of study as set out by the JAMB brochure.
- The course applied for on JAMB and NDA portal must be the same.
- The choice of UTME subjects combination must be relevant to the course applied for in NDA.
- Minimum of 5 credit passes at SSCE (WAEC, NECO or NABTEB) or GCE ‘O’ Level obtained in not more than 2 sittings relevant to the Faculty of their choices.
- Credit in English Language and Mathematics.
- At least two supporting relevant credits to the compulsory credits in Faculty of Military Sciences and Interdisciplinary Studies, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences while that of Faculty of Science is shown in the columns for compulsory and relevant credits. However, only one supporting relevant credit is required in the Faculty of Engineering.
- 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 (2020). 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.
- Must not be less than 1.68 metres tall for male and 1.58 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.
- 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.
- Working knowledge of French Language will be an added advantage.
Also, candidates who wish to purchase the NDA Application Form 2021/2022 are to note the following:
- Candidates awaiting results are not qualified. Application forms submitted without results will not be accepted.
- Only examination results of not more than 5 years old from the date of examination will be accepted.
- Currently, admission into the Academy is for both male and female Nigerians only and is limited to the Navy and Army in the case of female candidates.
Courses Offered In Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA)
- Biological Science(s)
- Civil Engineering
- Computer Science
- Electrical / Electronic Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Political Science and Defence Studies
NDA Application Form 2021/2022 Fees
The application fee for the NDA Application form 2021/2022 is N3,500.00 only.
NOTE that only payment against RRR Codes generated via the application portal would be accepted.
How to Apply for Nigerian Defence Academy Application 2021/2022.
Candidates should proceed to the application portal ndaapplications.net, select “Purchase Access Code” and fill in their details to pay for their NDA application form 2021/2022 via REMITA after first obtaining their ORDER ID and REMITA Retrieval Reference (RRR) Code in the stated amount above.
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).
When will NDA Application Form 2021/2022 Start Screening and Test Date?
The screening test will be conducted as phase one of the Post-UTME screening on “Date will be available soon”. Therefore, all eligible candidates are to bring along their Acknowledgement Form, Screening Test Admission Card, JAMB result slip and TWO (2) postcard size (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.
NDA Form 2021/2022 (73rd Regular Course)
- To apply for the NDA application form, kindly proceed to https://www.ndaapplications.net
- Click on Purchase Access Code
- Pay with Remita Payment Platform
- Return back to the portal and complete the form
- Finally, submit your application and wait for the physical screening