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EXTENSION OF SPECIAL ENLISTMENT INTO THE NIGERIAN NAVY DIRECT SHORT SERVICE COMMISSION COURSE 29 FOR QUALIFIED NAVAL ARCHITECTS ONLY

1. Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified naval architects for special enlistment into the Nigerian Navy through the Direct Short Service Commission (DSSC) Course 29. Online registration starts from 22 to 31 May 2024. The entry requirements are listed below.

2. Qualification: B.Sc, B Eng or HND qualifications in Naval Architecture/Ship Design. Membership of Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) and Council of Registered Engineers of Nigeria (COREN) will be an added advantage.

 

GENERAL INFORMATION TO CANDIDATES

1. Applicants must be Nigerian citizen by birth.

2. Applicants must possess a minimum of Second Class Upper Division for holders of First degree and Upper Credit for HND holders. Computer literacy will be an added advantage.

3. Applicants must possess certificates of full registration with then respective statutory professional bodies in Nigeria.

4. Applicants who obtained credentials from foreign institutions should ensure the certificates are authenticated by the Federal Ministry of Education and copies of all certificates are to be submitted at chosen aptitude test centers.

5. All applicants must present at least 5 credits in O’level West African Examination Certificate (WAEC), in addition to any other results such as NECO. Credit in Mathematics and English is compulsory.

6. NYSC discharge certificate or letter of exemption from NYSC is a compulsory requirement for enlistment.

7. Male applicants must not be less than 1.68 meters tall while female applicants must not be less than 1.65 meters tall.

8. Applicants should be between 22 and 28 years.

9. Serving personnel, Soldier/Rating/Airman, and other paramilitary services personnel must obtain a letter of attestation duly signed by the heads of their units.

10. Applicants will be shortlisted for a qualifying aptitude test. The date and time of the aptitude test will be communicated via the Nigerian Navy website.

11. Applicants are to choose any of the following centers for the qualifying aptitude test:

a. Abuja Centre:Army Day Secondary School, Mogadishu Barracks.

b. Lagos Centre:Nigerian Navy Secondary School, Navy Town Ojo.

c. Port-Harcourt Centre:Nigerian Navy Secondary School, Borokiri.

12. Applicants are to appear for the Aptitude Test with the following:

a. Photocopies of Degree and NYSC Discharge Certificate.

b. Parent/Guardian Consent Form.

c. Acknowledgement Form.

d. Photocopies of foreign certificates (if any).

13. Applicants are warned against giving false information or tendering fake certificates. Any false information or fake certificates discovered at any stage will lead to disqualification and subsequent prosecution of the applicant.

14. Applicants are to note that the entire process is free of charge and should refrain from giving money to any individual under any guise.

SUBMISSION OF FORM

15. On completion of the application form, applicants are advised to click ‘SUBMIT’ on the portal to generate the applicant’s Transaction ID. Applicants are thereafter advised to print out a copy of the ‘Application Summary’. For further enquires, please call 08061100665 and 08074544614 between 0800 and 1700 hours only.