NABTEB Common Entrance Exam Registration Form 2021/2022

NABTEB National Common Entrance Examination (NCEE) Into Federal / State Sciences and Technology Colleges In Nigeria Registration Form, Application Guidelines, Entrance Examination and Closing Date for 2021/2022 Academic Session.

Latest Update: NABTEB Common Entrance Examination Registration Form for 2021/2022 for all Federal / State Sciences and Technology Colleges is Now Sale. NABTEB NCEE Online Registration is Commenced in May, 2021.
The National Business and Technical Examinations Board - NABTEB has commenced the sales of admission forms of the National Common Entrance Examination Into Federal/State Science and Technology Colleges In Nigeria Admission for 2021/2022 Academic Session.

Parents and Guardians who wish their wards to attend Technical and Vocational Education and Training [TVET] Programmes in the various Federal/State Science and Technology Colleges In Nigeria are advised to enroll their wards now as registration has commenced.

Online Registration/Sales of Registration Scratch Cards commenced in May, 2021.


A. Engineering Trades [NTC]

  • Agric Equip. & Impl. Mech. Works
  • Motor Vehicle Mechanics Works
  • Automobile Electrical Works
  • Electrical Installation & Maintenance Works
  • Fabrication and Welding
  • Mechanical Engineering Craft Practice
  • Electronics Works
  • Refrigerator and Air-Conditioning Works
  • Vehicle Body and Building
  • Light Vehicle Body Repair Works
  • Instrument Mechanics Works
  • Appliance Maintenance and Repairs
  • Foundry Craft Practice
  • Computer Craft Studies
  • Animal Husbandry
  • Fisheries
  • Photographic Practice

B. Construction Trades [NTC]

  • Bricklaying / Blocklaying and Concreting
  • Carpentry and Joinery
  • Furniture Making
  • Machine Woodworking
  • Painting and Decorating 
  • Plumbing and Pipe-Fitting
  • Draughtsmanship Craft Practice.

C. Miscellaneous Trades [NTC]

  • Cosmetology
  • Men's Garment Making
  • Ladies Garment Making
  • Catering Craft Practice
  • Leather Trades
  • Printing Craft Practice
  • Textile Trades
  • Graphic Arts
  • Ceramics
  • Tourism.

D. Business Trades [NBC]

  • Secretarial Studies 
  • Book-Keeping
  • Salesmanship


  • A minimum of Junior Secondary School Certificate (JSSC) or equivalent, e g S.75.
  • Senior Secondary School Certificate (SSSC) or GCE (0/L).
  • Teachers’ Certificate Grade II (TCII)
  • Candidates with higher qualifications but who have interest in Technical Education may also apply.


The examination shall be in two parts:
  • Paper I – Vocational Aptitude Test
  • Paper II – Vocational Preference Survey


Parents are advised to visit any of the below afore mentioned places to purchase the Registration pin at the cost of One Thousand Naira [N1,000] Only.

1. Any Federal/State Science and Technology Colleges In Nigeria
2. State Ministries of Education
3. State Sciences/Technical School Boards in Nigeria
4. NABTEB Offices Nationwide

Registration Guidelines

  • Make sure your passport is 160px by 200px and size is less than 30kb
  • Click on the 'Apply' link
  • Fill in the PIN, and serial number gotten from the purchased scratch card
  • Fill the form displayed and submit
  • Download and print the personal data form.
  • Submit the completed personal data form to the point you purchased the scratch card 

What not to do on the Portal
  • Do not use a card that has already been used for another candidate
  • Do not enter an invalid e-mail address for result to be sent as this will penalize you by deducting your card use 


The National Common Entrance Examinations into Technical Colleges is scheduled to hold on a date to be announced later in all the Federal/State Science and Technology Colleges In Nigeria


Online Registration/Sales of Registration Pins is expected to close on a date to be announced later.