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2017 Nigerian Defence Academy 70th Regular Course Application│Application Guide and Requirements

2017/2018 Nigerian Defence Academy 70th Regular Course Application│Application Guide and Requirements

2017/2018 Nigerian Defence Academy 70th Regular Course Application│Application Guide and Requirements

This is to notify the general public of the Nigerian Defence Academy 2018 70th regular course application portal is open.

All interested and qualified candidates are hereby invited to apply for the NDA 2017/2018 70th Regular course.

This article is to inform you about the requirements of the NDA 2017/2018 application requirements. Rather than spend on buying the NDA 2018 application form, it is best you know if you are eligible first

Admission Requirements

All candidates are required to meet the necessary admission requirements into the Nigerian Defence Academy 70th regular course. To be eligible, candidates have to:

  1. Obtain a minimum of 5 credits in the SSCE examination in subjects relevant to their chosen faculty of study is not more than 2 sittings
  2. Compulsory have at least a credit pass in Mathematics and English Language
  3. Obtain at least an extra 2 credits pass in supporting subjects relevant to their desired Faculty of study
  4. Be at least 17years old and at most 21years old at the month of August 2018.
  5. Be at least 1.68meters tall for male and 1.65meters tall for female
  6. Be medically and physically fit and of reputable character
  7. Be a single male or female without any obligation to look after a child
  8. Present a certificate of State of Origin obtained from an LGA or Certificate of State indigeneship, obtained from a State government

 

Note: Only candidates from age 17 and 18 years are eligible to apply for the Nigerian Airforce. Additionally, the Nigerian Air Force has suspended the recruitment of female applicants.

An understanding of French language is an added advantage and candidates awaiting results will not be eligible to apply. Furthermore, only SSCE examination results of not more than 5years old will be considered.

Admissions of male and female candidates into the Nigerian army and Navy are permissible, with the exception of the Air Force.

Course Requirements for Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences

Eligibility for the NDA

Accounting  

5 Credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Accounting, Commerce, Government, Civic Education, Geography, History and Economics

Economics

At least 5 Credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Accounts, Economics, Commerce, Government, Geography, and History

French

At least 5 Credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, French, Geography, Government, Civic Education, History, Arabic, CRK/IRK and any Nigerian languages

Geography

At least 5 Credit passes including English language, Mathematics, Geography, History, Government, Economics, Chemistry, Physics, Biology

History

At least 5 Credit passes in English Language, Mathematics, History or Government, Economics, Geography, Commerce, French, Literature-in- English, CRK/IRK and any other Nigerian Languages

Political Science

At least 5 Credit passes in English language, Mathematics, History, Economics, French and Geography, Literature-in-English, CRK/IRK and any Nigerian language

Psychology

At least 5 Credit passes including English language, Mathematics, Biology, Economics, Government, Civic Education, Chemistry, and Geography

Course Requirements for Military Sciences and Interdisciplinary Studies

Intelligence and Cyber Security Studies

At least a 5 Credit passes including English language, Mathematics, Physics, Economics/Geography, Chemistry/Biology

Computer Studies Logistics and Supply Chain Management

At least a 5 Credit passes including English Language, Mathematics, Economics, Chemistry, Geography, Government, History

Admission Requirements for Faculty of Engineering

Civil Engineering

At least 5 Credit passes including English language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, Technical drawing, Further Mathematics, Biology, Geography and Building Engineering

Electrical Engineering

At least 5 Credit passes including English language, Mathematics, Chemistry and Physics, Technical drawing, Further Mathematics, Biology, Geography

Mechanical Engineering

At least a 5 credit passes including English language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics, Technical drawing, Further Mathematics, Biology, Geography

Course Requirements for Faculty of Sciences

Biological Sciences

At least 5 credit passes including English language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Further Mathematics, Agricultural Sciences.

Chemistry

At least 5 credit passes including English language, Mathematics, Chemistry and Physics, Biology and Further mathematics

Computer Science

At least 5 credit passes including English language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Further Mathematics, Biology and Computer Studies

Mathematics

At least 5 credit passes including English language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Further Mathematics

Physics

At least 5 credit passes including English language, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Further mathematics, Technical drawing, Biology, Agricultural Sciences.

To buy the NDA application form 2017/2018 70th regular course, click here

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