The Nigerian police force has announced the sale of their online application forms for the admission of candidates into the 6th regular course of degree programme in Wudil. The application commenced on the 19th of March, 2018 and the sale will close on the 24th of June, 2018. The application is open to all men and women of upstanding character and wishes to take part in the programme.
To Register For Nigeria Police Academy Admission 2018
All interested Applicants are advised to go to the Nigeria Police Academy’s Website: www.polac.edu.ng to obtain or generate Remita Retrieval Reference (RRR) Code.
The RRR code received can be used to make payment of N3,000.00 through any commercial Bank Branch in Nigeria.
Applicants must, also, apply through the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board [JAMB] as well as sit for the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).
Candidates need not select the Nigeria Police Academy, Wudil as a University of choice in the JAMB form. However, only candidates who obtained the minimum UTME scores of 180 which is the Academy’s Cut-off mark in JAMB and purchased the Academy online Application Form will be eligible to sit for the Nigeria Police Academy Selection Examination.
Nigeria Police Academy Admission Application Submission
Applications are to be submitted online. On submission of the applications, applicants are required to download Acknowledgement Form. Only candidates who meet the cut-off mark will be authorized to download and print their examination cards.
Courses leading to Bachelor’s degrees in the following disciplines are offered at the Academy:
a. FACULTY OF HUMANITIES.
- History & International Studies
b. FACULTY OF LAW: LLB
c. FACULTY OF SCIENCE:
- Biological Sciences
d. FACULTY OF SOCIAL AND MANAGEMENT SCIENCES:
- Management Sciences
- Political Science
Nigeria Police Academy Admission Requirements
a. Candidates seeking admission into the Academy must be Nigerian citizens and must be between 17 and 22 years of age, and must have a height of not less than 1.67 Metres (5 Feet 6 Inches) if male, and 1.62 Metres (5 Feet 4 Inches) if female.
Also, male candidates must have an expanded chest size of not smaller than 86cm (34 Inches for those between 21 and 22 years of age). All candidates must be clear from any physical deformity or mental disability.
b. Candidates must have obtained a minimum of SIX (6) credits at the Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSCE) conducted by the West African Examinations Council (WAEC), the National Examinations Council (NECO) or the National Business and Technical Examinations Board (NABTEB) at not more than two sittings. All Candidates must also have a credit pass in English Language and Mathematics as well as subjects relevant to the candidate’s chosen course of study in the Academy.
c. Candidates must also obtain satisfactory scores in both the written examination and the interview and must pass physical and psychological tests of fitness.
d. SSCE STATEMENT OF RESULTS OR CERTIFICATES RELATING TO EXAMINATIONS TAKEN BEFORE 2014 WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.
SELECTION EXAMINATION DATE, CONDITIONS, AND REQUIREMENTS
The Nigeria Police Academy, Wudil Selection Examination, may be Computer Based Test (CBT) or Pencil and Paper. The examination shall comprise of a General Paper (Section A) which is compulsory for all candidates. It will cover areas such as general knowledge and current affairs, English Language and Mathematics. Other sections are to be selected according to candidate’s Faculty of choice.
It will be conducted on Saturday the 14th July 2018. Only candidates who meet the Academy’s cut-off mark of 180 in UTME and above will be eligible to sit for the Nigeria Police Academy Selection Examination at the 19 designated Centres.
The list of Centres is on the Academy Website. Qualified candidates are to bring along to the examination venue their Acknowledgement Form, Examination Card, current JAMB Result Slip and two Postcard size photographs (3.5×5 Inches) which should show only from the chest upwards. At the back of each of the two Postcard size photographs, the candidates must write their name, State of origin, Examination Centre and signature.
Only candidates who are successful in the Selection Examination will be invited to the Nigeria Police Academy Selection Board screening and interview. The list of successful candidates will be published on our website and in some national newspapers.
COURSE NATURE AND DURATION
8. Candidates admitted into the Nigeria Police Academy, Wudil degree course will undergo a combined Academic and Police training for a minimum period of Five (5) Years leading to Bachelor’s degrees and commission into the Nigeria Police Force as Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP).
MOHAMMED GHALI USMAN psc, FCAI