Regular Commission Requirements

ARMY

Infantry/Armour/Artillery.  In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower from a recognized University.

Signal Corps.    In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower from a recognized University in any of the following:

(1)       Telecommunication Engineering.

(2)       Computer Science.

(3)       Computer/Software Engineering.

(4)       Electrical/Electronic Engineering.

(5)       Instrumentation/Systems/Network Engineering.

(6)       Radio & Satellite Communication Engineering.

(7)       Geomatic Engineering.

(8)       Physics/Mathematics.

Engineer Corps   In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower from a recognized University/Institution in any of the following:

(1)       Civil Engineering.

(2)       Electrical Engineering.

(3)       Mechanical Engineer with Building Service Option.

(4)       Building Technology / Construction Management.

(5)       Geomatic Engineering.

(6)       Geological Engineering.

(7)       Material Engineering.

(8)       Quantity Surveying.

(9)       Agricultural Engineering.

Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (EME Corps).   In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower from a recognized University/Institution in any of the following:

(1)       Agricultural Engineering.

(2)       Material Engineering.

(3)       BTech(Automobile).

(4)       Electrical Engineering.

(5)       Electronics Engineering.

(6)       Mechanical Engineering.

(7)       Physics.

(8)       Chemistry.

(9)       Mathematics.

(10)       Biomedical Engineering.

Military Police.      In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower from a recognized University/Institution in any of the following:

(1)       Forensic Science.

(2)       Sociology/Psychology.

(3)       Business Administration.

(4)       Political Science.

(5)       Physics/Chemistry/Biology/Mathematics.

Ordnance Service.   In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower from a recognized University/Institution in any of the following:

(1)       Chemistry/Biochemistry.

(2)       Logistics and Sup Chain Mgt.

(3)       Procurement and Sup Chain Mgt.

(4)       Economics.

(5)       Publishing.

Supply and Transport Corps.   In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower from a recognized University/Institution in any of the following:

(1)       Logistics/Procurement Supply Chain Management.

(2)       Business Administration.

Forces Pay Corps.   In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower from a recognized University/Institution in any of the following:

(1)       Accounting.

(2)       Finance.

(3)       Economics.

(4)       Commerce.

(5)       Chartered Accountant with CA, CIMA, ACCA, CPA, ICSA (Chartered Governance Institute).

Information Technology.   In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower from a recognized University/Institution in any of the following:

(1)       Computer Science.

(2)       Computer Engineering.

(3)       Information Technology.

(4)       Network/Software Engineering.

(5)       Cyber/Forensic Security.

(6)       Network Security.

(7)       Information Technology Systems Auditing.

Education Corps.  In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree in Education not below Second Class Lower from a recognized University/Institution.

Public Relations. In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower in any of the following from a recognized University/Institution:

(1)       Communication (Studies and Design).

(2)       Public Relations.

(3)       Fine Arts(NAFTI).

(4)       Journalism.

(5)       Film and Television Production.

(6)       Broadcasting.

Physical Training (PT) and Sports.  In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower in Physical Education from a recognized University/Institution.

Band.

In addition to the general eligibility applicants must have a first Degree not below Second Class Lower in Music from a recognized University/Institution.

Records. In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower in any of the following from a recognized University/Institution:

(1)       Actuarial Science.

(2)       Administration.

(3)       Statistics.

(4)       Management Information Studies.

(5)       Archival Studies.

NAVY

Executive Branch. In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower in any of the following from a recognized University/Institution:

(1)       Nautical Science.

(2)       Mathematics, Physics, Geography, Statistics.

(3)       Computer Science.

(4)       Oceanography or Geomatic Engineering.

 Technical Branch. In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower in any of the following from a recognized University/Institution:

(1)     Marine Engineering.

(2)     Mechanical Engineering.

(3)     Electrical Engineering.

(4)     Marine Electrical/Electronic Engineering.

Supply and Secretarial Branch. In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower in any of the following from a recognized University or equivalent Professional Institution in any of the following:

(1)       Administration (HR/Accounting/Marketing/Banking & Fin).

(2)       Logistics and Supply Chain Mgt.

(3)       Port and Shipping Administration.

(4)       Management Studies/Commerce.

(5)       Procurement and Supply Chain Management.

(6)       Economics.

(7)       Preference will be given to applicants with additional certificates in the following;

(a)       Institute of Chartered Secretaries & Administration (ICSA) – Final Part.

(b)       Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS) – Level 5.

(c)       Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) – Final Part.

Public Relations. In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower in any of the following from a recognized University/Institution:

(1)       Communication (Studies and Design).

(2)       Public Relations.

(3)       Fine Arts(NAFTI).

(4)       Journalism.

(5)       Film and Television Production.

(6)       Broadcasting.

Band.

In addition to the general eligibility applicants must have a first Degree not below Second Class Lower in Music from a recognized University/Institution.

AIR FORCE

Air Branch (Pilot and Air Traffic Control Operations. In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower in Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, Geography, Statistics, Computer Science, Aeronautical Engineering, Agricultural Engineering, Private/Commercial/Air Transport Pilot License or any other Pilot cert from a recognized University/Institution.

Supply Branch. In addition to the general eligibility applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower in any of the following from a recognized University or equivalent professional institution in the following:

(1)       Administration (Finance, Accounting, Marketing and Procurement).

(2)       Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS)- Final part.

(3)       Chartered Institute of Logistics and Supply Chain Mgt (CILT)- Final part.

(4)       Logistics and Supply Chain Management.

(5)       Commerce.

(6)       Economics.

Administration Branch. In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower in any of the following from a recognized University or equivalent professional institution in any of the following:

(1)       Administration. (HR/Public Administration.

(2)       Arts or Social Science.

(3)       Management Studies.

(4)       Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administration (ICSA)- Final Part.

Engineering Branch.

(1)       Mechanical.   In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower from a recognized University in the following:

(a)       Aerospace Engineering.

(b)       Mechanical Engineering.

(c)       Aeronautical Engineering.

(d)       Agricultural Engineering.

(2)       Avionics.    In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower from a recognized University in the following:

(a)       Electrical/Electronic Engineering.

(b)       Computer Engineering.

(c)       Telecommunication Engineering.