The Nigerian Army Recruitment 2022/2023 is ongoing and the Nigerian Army (NA) has invited interested citizens who are eligible to come to apply online for the Nigerian Army 2022 recruitment exercises to fill up vacancies/job positions within the ranks of the Nigerian army via the Nigerian Army official portal & website.

Nigerian Army Recruitment

There are three commissions for application into the Nigerian Army and they usually open at different times of the year which include the following:

  • Direct Short Service Commission
  • Short Service Commission
  • Regular Recruit Intake (RRI)

We are going to be writing extensively about ongoing recruitments under the aforementioned categories. Kindly navigate to whichever category you’re in search of, expand and read carefully.

Direct Short Service Commission 2022/2023

Nigerian Army Recruitment

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Application Date Open: Currently Closed

Application Date Closing: Currently Closed

The Nigerian Army’s Direct Short Service Commission (DSSC) is a form of commission open to both civilians and serving military members. The training allows degree holders who are skilled in specific disciplines to enroll. This sort of commission normally requires 6 months of extensive military training, after which successful candidates are commissioned as Lieutenants.

Nigerian Army Direct Short Service Application Form 2022 (DSSC)

Registration into the Nigerian Army is online and free for all. To register on the portal for the DSSC – Nigerian Army recruitment job vacancies 2022, navigate to their portal located at https://ims.army.mil.ng/.
Also, the Shortlisted candidates’ PDF or list will also be posted here, so stay tuned.

Nigerian Army Direct Short Service Commission (DSSC) Recruitment Requirements 2022

For candidates looking to register, there are certain requirements that must be met before you can even think of applying to the Nigerian Army.

Check the list below to get all the details:

  • Educational certificates include:
    1. First School Leaving Certificate
    2. WAEC, NECO, NABTEB
    3. Degree Certificate
    4. NYSC Call up Letter
    5. Birth Certificate
    6. Local Government or State of Origin Certificate
  • Passport Photographs
  • BVN slip and other means of Identification
  • Membership evidence of any professional body

More Information

Other requirements like Height, Age, and Health measurements can be checked on their official site here

Nigerian Army DSSC Application Portal 2022

The official portal for the Nigerian Army Registration and recruitment is https://recruitment.army.mil.ng/. You can as well bookmark this page as any changes made on the NA recruitment site will be edited and published in this article. 

How to Apply For Nigerian Army DSSC Recruitment 2022

  1. Fire up your browser and visit https://recruitment.army.mil.ng/
  2. Select the Direct Short Service card link then it will take you to the form for the registration portal if open
  3. Read the requirements and make sure you have satisfied all of it
  4. Apply with your documents, print out all your slips, and sign the ones that are required before the examination date

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Short Service Commission

Nigerian Army Recruitment

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Application Date Open: Currently Closed

Application Date Closing: Currently Closed

The Nigerian Army’s Short Service Commission (SSC) is a form of commission open to both civilians and serving military members. The course allows degree holders who want to join the Nigerian Army’s officers rank as combatants to enlist. Successful candidates are commissioned into the rank of Second Lieutenant after completing a 9-month intensive military training program.

Nigerian Army Short Service Commission Form 2022 (SSC)

The Nigerian Army Short Service Commission (SSC) form is available on their official website. It is open to both civilians and Serving Military personnel looking to advance in their careers. If you’ve got what it takes, the Nigerian Army SSC form 2022 is available and free at https://recruitment.army.mil.ng/. Also, the Shortlisted candidates’ PDF or list will also be posted here, so stay tuned.

Nigerian Army Short Service Commission (SSC) Recruitment Requirements 2022

For candidates looking to register for the NASSC, certain conditions must be fulfilled as a civilian or serving personnel.

Check the list below to get all the details:

For the Serving Personnel

All documents and requirements are subject to change as a matter of internal policy, do check in with your commission heads

For Civilians

  • Educational certificates include:
    • First School Leaving Certificate
    • WAEC, NECO, NABTEB
    • Degree Certificate
    • NYSC Call up Letter
  • Birth Certificate
  • Local Government or State of Origin Certificate
  • Passport Photographs
  • BVN slip and other means of Identification
  • Membership evidence of any professional body
Additional Information

For more information, check their official site at https://recruitment.army.mil.ng/

Nigerian Army SSC Application Portal 2022

Currently, the official portal for the Nigerian Army Registration and recruitment https://recruitment.army.mil.ng/ is closed. You will be alerted once it gets open.

To register on the portal for the SSC – Nigerian Army recruitment job vacancies 2022, get all your documents ready and navigate to their portal located at https://recruitment.army.mil.ng/, click on the Short Service Commission card link and follow the instructions.

How to Apply For Nigerian Army SSC Recruitment 2022

  1. Open your browser and type https://recruitment.army.mil.ng/
  2. Create an account and activate it with the link that will be sent to your email address
  3. Select the Short Service card link then it will take you to the form for the registration portal if open
  4. Read the requirements and make sure you have satisfied all of it
  5. Apply with your documents
  6. Print out your acknowledgment letter and all other required documents
  7. Sign the ones that are required before the examination date

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Regular Recruit Intake (83RRI)

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Application Date Open: Currently Closed

Application Date Closing: Currently Closed

Basic Recruit military training for Trades and Non-Tradesmen is a short-term training program for those with and without trade skills looking to join the Nigerian Army as Trade and Non-Trade soldiers. Candidates who have a minimum of a Secondary School leaving Certificate are eligible for the course, which lasts for six months.

Nigerian Army Regular Recruit Intake Form 2022 (83RRI)

The Nigerian Army regular intake Form 2022 is currently not yet out, stay tuned on this site or bookmark this page to be informed when it is out.

Note: Shortlisted candidates are to report to their respective states of origin for the screening exercise from 28 June – 11 July 2022.

Nigerian Army 83RRI Recruitment Requirements 2022

To be able to apply to the Nigerian Army Regular Intake Recruits, you must have satisfied some requirements. Read below to see the requirements

  1. The applicant must be a Nigerian citizen with a valid form of identification, such as a passport, national ID card, or permanent voters card.
  2. The applicant must have a WASSCE, NECO, or NECO certificate with a minimum of 5 credit passes in core subjects such as mathematics and English.
  3. Applicants for tradesmen and women must also have an OND, pass trade tests, and have a City and Guild Certificate.
  4. Male applicants must be between the ages of 18 and 26 at the time of application, and female applicants must be between the ages of 18 and 26.
  5. Male applicants must be 1.68 meters tall, while female applicants must be 1.62 meters tall.
  6. Applicants applying for tradesmen/women must also possess OND, Trade tests, City and Guild Certificate.
  7. Applicants must be between the ages of 18 to 26 at the time of application
  8. Any of the following Certificate is required: WASSCE, GCE, NECO, NABTEB, TRADES TEST, CITY GUILD CERTIFICATE.

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Nigerian Army 83RRI Application Portal 2022

Currently, the portal is closed and recruitment is not ongoing. Stay tuned as this article will be updated when the portal is opened for registration for the Nigerian Army RRI job vacancy and recruitment portal. 

How to Apply For  83RRI Recruitment 2022

Before you begin the application process, have your phone number, email, and NiN ready, then proceed to follow the steps below:

  1. Open your browser and type https://recruitment.army.mil.ng/
  2. Create an account and activate it with the link that will be sent to your email address
  3. Select the Short Service card link then it will take you to the form for the registration portal if open
  4. Read the requirements and make sure you have satisfied all of it
  5. Apply with your documents
  6. Print out your acknowledgment letter and all other required documents
  7. Sign the ones that are required before the examination date

After the selection process, the shortlisted candidate’s PDF will be released and successful applicants will be contacted via email and text message. Also, the application form is free and the registration process is straightforward.

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In conclusion, the Nigerian Army Recruitment currently ongoing is the perfect opportunity for qualified people who love Nigeria and looking to serve in one of the most prestigious branches of the armed forces.

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