Just as the application will soon commenced, you need to know the basic requirements for NDA Short Service Course 2016, before you apply, see what it takes to apply for the NDA SHORT SERVICE COURSE (SSC) 2016/2017.
NIGERIA DEFENCE ACADEMY 2016 SHORT SERVICE COURSE (SSC)
The following are the basic requirements or qualifications for the NDA Short Service Course 2016 SSC
- Applicant must be a Nigerian as defined in the constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
- All male or female candidate applying for NDA SSC must be between the age of 24 and 29 years.
- Applicant must possess at least a first degree of not less than Second Class Lower Division or HND of not less than Lower Credit in the arts, sciences or humanities from any recognized University or Polytechnic as the case may be.
- Measure at least 1.68m in height.
- Be medically and physically fit.
- Applicants (less serving members of the Armed Forces) must possess the NYSC discharge certificate or a valid exemption as the case may be.
- Candidate must possess a valid birth certificate endorsed by the National Population Commission, 21 hospital or local government council of birth or valid age declaration.
- Possess a valid certificate of state of origin.
- Must not have been convicted by any competent court of law.
- Be recommended by at least 2 recognizable referees who must attest to the applicant’s character and integrity. Serving military personnel must be recommended by their commanding officers.
Available Vacancies For NDA Short Service Course 2016 (NDA SSC)
The Short Service Course normally has an intake of 100 cadets annually. This may however be subject to review from time to time by the Army Headquarters. Vacancies are also reserved for cadets of sister African countries.
Assembling Date for NDA Short Service Course 2016
The Short Service Course assembles in July of every year.
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