NDA Selection of Centers & Exam Card Printing Guidelines 2021/2022

Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) 73rd Regulars Course (RC) Screening Centers Selection and Examination Admission Card Printing Guidelines / Procedures and Deadline for 2021/2022 Academic Session.

Latest Update: This is to inform applicants of the Nigeria Defence Academy (NDA) that they must satisfy the following JAMB conditions to proceed to the Screening Test Stage

1. Obtained a JAMB score of 180 and above

2. Chose Nigerian Defence Academy as their 'First Choice of Institution' when registering for JAMB

If you satisfy the above requirements but still cannot 'Choose a Centre'; This means you must have entered your JAMB Registration number incorrectly when completing your application. Check your ‘Acknowledgement Form’ to check the JAMB registration number you provided.

To resolve this issue,

1. Login in to your application account.

2. Revert Submission

3. Update your JAMB Registration number

4. Submit your form again

5. Log out then login.

You should then be able to choose a centre and download your screening card.

The Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) has opened the portal for all shortlisted candidates to select their screening (examination) centers, print out their examination admission card and other relevant documents for the 73rd regular combatant course for 2021/2022 academic session.

All candidates who applied for admission into the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA) 73rd Regular Course programme for 2021/2022 academic session, successfully shortlisted for the screening test that they are required to logon to their portal to select their screening test centers, print out their examination admission card and other relevant documents before the screening test date.

NB: Before you proceed to select your examination centers and printing out of your examination card, kindly make sure you are among the NDA 73rd RC Shortlisted Applicants for Screening Test 2021/2022 [PDF].

NDA 73rd RC Selection of Screening (Examination) Centers, Examination Admission Card Printing Guidelines and Deadline for 2021/2022 Academic Session.

  1. Logon to the portal https://rcapplications.nda.edu.ng/#auth/login
  2. Enter your Email and Password in the boxes provided 
  3. Select your Preferred Examination (Screening) Test State and Centers
  4. Click on the Save Button and Proceed to;
  5. Print out the NDA Exam Admission Card (Photo Card) which would be presented at the exam center alongside other documents.

RECOMMENDED: NDA 73rd RC Screening Test Date & Requirements 2021/2022.

  • All eligible candidates are to bring along their Acknowledgement Form, Examination Admission Card, JAMB result slip and TWO (2) postcard sized (3.5 x 5 inches) photographs to the Examination Centre on the examination date.
  • The photographs should show only from the chest upwards and should contain the candidate’s Name, Exam Number, State, Exam Centre, Course of study and Signature at the back.


  • 31st July, 2021.