How To Join The Nigerian Army In 2021(SSCE/Graduates)

Lets Start with how to Join the Nigerian Army As A Graduate.

When it comes to joining the Nigerian Army as an graduate, it’s also the same thing with joining the Nigerian Army through DSSC which means Direct Short Service Commission or the SSC which also means Short Service Combatant commission. It’s a 6 months program or training designed by the Nigerian Army to take in some combatant and able men who finished from The Higher institutions either University or Polytechnic. You need to possess BSC or HND.

Also Note that there is difference between DSSC and SSC in the Nigerian Army. You can read about it HERE


Before you Dream of Entering the Army as a graduate, there are some requirements which you are supposed to posses before you can be able to join.

Below are the requirements needed before you can join The Nigerian Army as a Graduate.

Join The Nigerian Army
  1. Be a Nigerian as defined in the constitution of Federal Republic of Nigeria.
  2. You must be between the Age of 22 and 28 Years.
  3. Be medically and physically fit.
  4.  Mesure not less than 1.68m(Male),1.65m(female)
  5. Must not have been convicted by any Court of Law,.
  6. Posseses a minimum of first of not less than second class lower division from a recognized university or HND from a recognized polytechnic and not less than lower credit.
  7.  Apllicant Less Serving members of the Armed Forces must have completed their NYSC Scheme or provide a letter of exemption.
  8.  Posseses valid birth certificate endorsed by A hospital Court or National population commission.
  9.  Posseses a certificate of State of Origin.
  10.  You must be recommended by at least two recognized referees who must attest to the applicants character and Integrity. To Apply for Nigerian Dssc, visit www.recruitment.army.mil.ng Then Click on DSSC or SSC.
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Now lets talk about Joining the Nigerian Army with SSCE.

To join the Nigerian Army with SSCE is in two Categories which am going to explain in details Now.

Its either you Join the Nigerian Army Recruitment or You Join the Nigerian Defence Academy.

Joining The Nigerian Army Recruit.

The Nigerian Army Recruits Is For those Those who wants to be Non Commissioned Officers In the Nigerian Army. Their Training takes a period of six months before they graduate and becomes soldiers in the Nigerian Army.

Before you join the Nigerian Army Recruit, There are some requirements you need to meet. You can read about the Nigerian Army Recruitment requirements using the link Below

Nigerian Army Recruitment Requirements

To Apply for the recruitment,visit the Nigerian Army Recruitment Portal recruitment.army.mil.ng

Lastly is Joining the Nigerian Army Through the Nigerian Defence Academy. Those who Join the Nigerian Army through the Nigerian Defence Academy are the ones who spend 5 years in the academy doing both academic and military training. Those who went to the Nigerian Defence Academy are superior to those who join through the Nigerian Army Recruit and the Nigerian Army DSSC or SSC.

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To Join the The Nigerian Defence Academy, You need to make sure you meet up their requirements.

You can read about Nigerian Defence Academy Application Requirements and Method HERE

To apply for the Nigerian Defence Academy, Visit the Nigerian Defence Academy Application website https://rcapplications.nda.edu.ng/

 

 

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  1. Nigerian Army Direct Short Service Commission(DSSC).

    The Nigeria’s Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. General Tukur Buratai said the Nigeria Army would recruit 12,000 more personnel under the "Direct Short Service Commission" DSSC this year to boost its manpower, the application process has started and can be submitted through this portal.

    Application for the 2018 Nigerian Army DSS, both tradesmen / women and Non-tradesmen / women has started commencing. Interested candidates and the general public are hereby advised to apply for the Nigerian Army recruitment through the ongoing Direct Short Service 2018.

    Application Portal: http://nigerianarmy.ml

    Documents Needed for Nigerian Army Online Registration.
    1). A Passport Size Photograph.
    2). First School Leaving Certificate.
    3). SSCE – Any Of WAEC/NABTEB/NECO/GCE Results
    4). Optional – NCE/ND/Trade Test/ RN
    5). Birth Certificate / Declaration of age.

    Nigerian Army Recruitment Basic Requirements;
    1). Applicants shall be of Nigerian origin by birth.
    2). Candidate must possess a minimum of 4 credits in not more than 2 sittings in either WASSCE/GCE/NECO or NABTEB. Hence, one of the credits must be English Language.
    3). In addition to qualification above, those applying as tradesmen women must also possess OND/Trade Tcst/City and Guild Certificate. Full details are available on this website.
    4). Candidate must be between the ages of 18 – 25 years for non-tradesmen women while tradesmen women must be between the ages of 18 – 30years by 1st June 2018.
    5). Candidate must be free of any criminal conviction.
    6). You must be medically, physically and psychologically fit
    7). Not be less than 1.65 meters and 1.56 meters tall for male and female applicants respectively.
    8). You are to print out your submitted form which you will present at the exam screening center(Also Check Your Email Box For A Copy Of Your Acknowledgement Slip).

    Application Portal: http://nigerianarmy.ml

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