Nigerian Army DSSC Recruitment 2021 | How To Secure A Job With Nigerian Army

The Nigerian Army DSSC  is thrilled to announce its annual recruitment into Short Service Commission (SSC). Short Service Commission is a type of commission in the Nigerian Army which is open to civilians and serving military personnel.

The Course provides the avenue for the enlistment of degree holders who desire to join the officer’s rank of the Nigerian Army as Combatant. 

The training period for this type of commission is usually 9 months of intensive Military Training and successful candidates are commissioned into the rank of Second Lieutenant. Apply for Nigeria Jubilee Fellows Programme 2021| Easy Way To Get a Job In Nigeria

About Nigerian Army DSSC Recruitment

The Nigerian Army is one of the top security outfits in Nigeria. Highly respected, and its responsibility is to protect Nigerian citizens from external attacks from neighbouring countries.

The Nigerian Nigerian Army DSSC invites recruitment applications from eligible Nigerians for commission into the Nigerian Army (NA) as Short Service Combatant (SSC) Commission officers.

The SSC is open to both civilians and serving military personnel. However, only serving military personnel sponsored by civil institutions by any of the Services of the Armed Forces shall be considered. Also, apply for the Nigeria Army Recruitment 2022|2023 Application Form

Nigerian Army DSSC Recruitment Requirement

  • Maximum Age  27
  • Minimum Height 1. 65
  • Minimum Grade Second Class – Lower Division

Short Service Combatant Commission Course 47/2021 Basic Entry Requirement

All applicants must satisfy the following conditions for Nigerian Army DSSC

  • Must be a Nigerian citizen as defined in the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria 1999 as amended.
  • A male or female between the ages of 23 and 27 by   January 2021.
  • Medically, mentally and physically fit according to Nigerian Army Standards.
  • Has recommendation and attestation for good character by at least 2 recognizable referees who is either a Local Government Chairman/Secretary or an officer of the Armed Forces not below the rank of a Lieutenant Colonel and equivalent or an Assistant Commissioner of Police and above who must hail from the applicant’s state of origin. Passport photographs of referees must be affixed to the letter of attestation.
  • You must submit a Letter of Attestation from their former institutions.
  • Your height must be at least 1.68m for males and 1.65m for females.
  • Must not have been convicted by any court of law. Military personnel must not have any disciplinary case and must be confirmed so by the Commanding Officer/Commander.
  • Applicant must possess at least a first degree with not less than Second Class Lower Division or HND of

Nigerian Army DSSC Recruitment

Below are the stipulated steps on how to complete your application online. See also Nigeria Police Recruitment 2021| How To Apply And Get Employment Letter

  • Applications are to be made online free of charge from 18 August 2020 to 29 September 2020.    
  • Go online and visit the Nigerian Army web page at recruitment and choose SSC or DSSC option from the page.
  • You will be redirected to the page where you can read the qualification criteria for the ongoing SSC and DSSC courses.
  • Click on the “Apply Now” button for the SSC or DSSC as per your qualification.
  • At the prompt, you will be required to select if you are serving/have served in the Armed Forces of Nigeria, choose the appropriate option and proceed.
  • If you do not have an account click on “Sign Up” (verification will be sent to your email) or enter your login details and log in.
  • Fill out the form and ensure all required documents listed below are uploaded:
  • Recent  Passport photograph.
  • Educational certificates.
  • Evidence of membership in any professional body.
  • Certificate of state of origin.
  • Birth certificate or age declaration.

Please note that it is only applicants who successfully submit their application online will be considered.

Apply  here  for Nigerian Army DSSC           



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