FOR ADMISSION INTO THE
DEFENCE ACADEMY 68™ REGULAR COURSE
application for admission into the 68th
Regular Course of the Nigerian
Defence Academy (NDA), Kaduna will be available from 26 January to 15th March 2016. Admission into NDA is open to both MALE and FEMALE Nigerians.
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, 000.00 only.
via the application portal would be accepted.
and complete the application on the websites indicated above. Please 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
may not necessarily select NDA as their
choice of university. Such applicants are expected to sit for the JAMB Universal Tertiary Matriculation
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 be
allowed to participate in the NDA
degree programmes are as detailed in the NDA
degree courses, eligibility and examination centres are as contained in the NDA
website / applications portal.
eligible to sit for the NDA Entrance Examination at their Examination Centre of
DATE AND REQUIREMENTS
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 fallowing which the list of admitted
candidates will be published.
DURATION OF TRAINING
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 honours degree in a core discipline (BSc, BEng, BA). They will equally earn a
commission into the Armed Forces of Nigeria.
aspects of the cadets’ administration and logistics will be borne by the Federal
materials, the Academy has offered a Compendium of Past Questions & Answers
at a token fee to interested candidates.