The Nigerian Defence Academy, NDA entrance exam date & training date for 2020/2021 (72nd Regular Course) have been released. This was issued alongside the announcement of commencement of NDA admission application exercise. This is for the 2019 72nd Regular Course of the academy.
Candidates who want to apply should please note that only candidates who meet the JAMB national cut- off mark will be eligible. Only those candidates would be allowed to sit for the NDA Entrance Examination at their Examination Centre of choice.
Nigerian Defence Academy Examination Date and Requirements — 2020/2021
The examination will be conducted as an Entrance Examination (similar to Post–UTME examination in conventional universities).
The Nigerian Defence Academy screening test will now hold 15th August 2020 at designated centres by 7:00 am prompt.
In the light of this, candidates who duly applied to the Nigerian Defence Academy and successfully scored minimum of 180 (One Hundred and Eighty) in UTME are advised to visit application portal on the NDA website to select the examination centre of their choice and print out their examination card.
Things to take along to NDA Examination Center
All candidates would note that they are to take the following along to the Examination Centre on the set NDA examination date.
- Acknowledgement Form (downloaded from NDA Application Portal)
- Examination Admission Card (downloaded from NDA Application Portal)
- JAMB 2020 Registration Slip
- Two postcard size (3.5 x 5 inches) photographs. Candidate’s Name, State of Origin, Course chosen, Exam centre and Examination number should be written at the back of the photographs.
- Writing materials, including original HB pencil.
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 following which the list of admitted candidates will be published.