If your dream is to work in the Nigeria police force, the Nigeria Police Academy recruitment 2017 is currently ongoing and you can now apply to enrol into the 5th regular course of degree programme of the Nigeria Police Academy, Wudil, Kano State.
In this post, you will read how you can apply for Nigeria Police Academy 2017. Submission of applications has since began on the 7th of March 2017 and will end on Friday, the 16th of June 2017. Academy is open also for Nigerian women and men possessing good characteristics.
Nigeria Police Academy recruitment application is open to all Nigerian women and men of good characteristics. Many people have been asking about the Nigeria police academy application form 2017, Nigeria police academy school fees, Nigeria Police Academy exams date and Nigeria police academy courses and cutoff mark.
You will need to read the Nigeria Police application requirements first to know what is required to apply for Nigeria before making any attempt to apply.
Nigeria Police Academy recruitment 2017 Requirement and guidelines
- 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.
- In addition, male candidates must have an expanded chest size of not less than 91cm (36 Inches). All candidates must be free from any physical deformity or mental disability.
- 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 2 sittings and including a credit pass in English Language and Mathematics as well as subjects relevant to the candidate’s chosen course of study in the Academy.
- Candidates must also obtain satisfactory scores in both the written examination and the interview and must pass physical and psychological tests of fitness.
SSCE STATEMENT OF RESULTS OR CERTIFICATES RELATING TO EXAMINATIONS TAKEN BEFORE 2013 WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.
How to apply for Nigeria Police Academy recruitment 2017
Pls Note that Application fee is ₦3000
Before you apply for the Nigeria Police Academy in 2017, it’s important you know courses that are available in the academy. There are available courses in the faculty of humanities, Law, Science, Social Science and Management sciences you can enrol for. Available courses are given below.
a. FACULTY OF HUMANITIES
- Nigerian Languages & Linguistics
- History & International Studies
b. FACULTY OF LAW:
c. FACULTY OF SOCIAL AND MANAGEMENT SCIENCES
- Management Sciences
- Political Science
d. FACULTY OF SCIENCE
- Biological Sciences
- Computer Science
- Forensic Science
NIGERIA POLICE ACADEMY SELECTION PROCESS AND EXAMINATION DATE
The Nigeria Police Academy, Wudil Selection Examination, may be Computer Based Test (CBT) or Pencil and Paper.
The examination shall consist 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 8th July 2017. Only candidates who obtained the minimum national cut-off marks or above will be eligible to sit for the Nigeria Police Academy Selection Examination at 12 designated Centres.
Eligible candidates are to bring along to the examination venue their Acknowledgement Form, Examination Card, JAMB Result Slip and two Postcard size photographs (3.5 x 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 for the Nigeria Police Academy Selection Board Interview. The list of successful candidates will be published on our website and in some national newspapers.
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).(Nigeria Police Academy recruitment 2017)