Regular Commission Requirements

ARMY

Infantry/Armour/Artillery.  In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree from a recognized University.

Signal Corps.    In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower from a recognized University in any of the following:

(1)       Telecommunication Engineering.

(2)       Computer Engineering.

(3)       Electronics Engineering.

(4)       Physics.

(5)       Mathematics.

(5)       Geometric Engineering.

Engineer Corps (ARMY/NAVY/AIRFORCE).   In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower from a recognized University in any of the following:

(1)       Civil Engineering (Structural or Water/Sanitation Engineer).

(2)       Electrical Engineering.

(3)       Mechanical Engineer with Building Service Option.

(4)       Building Technology.

(5)       Construction Management.

(6)       Geomatic Engineer.

(7)       Geological Engineer.

Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (EME Corps) (ARMY/NAVY/AIRFORCE).   In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower from a recognized University/Institution in any of the following:

(1)       Physics.

(2)       Mechanical Engineering.

(3)       BTech(Automobile).

(4)       Electrical Engineering.

(5)       Electronics Engineering.

(6)       Materiel Engineering.

(7)       Chemistry.

(8)       Agricultural Engineering.

(9)       Mathematics.

Military Police (ARMY/NAVY/AIRFORCE)..      In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower from a recognized University/Institution in any of the following:

(1)       Forensic Science.

(2)       Sociology.

(3)       Psychology.

Ordnance Service (ARMY/NAVY/AIRFORCE)..   In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower from a recognized University/Institution in any of the following:

(1)       Chemistry/Biochemistry.

(2)       Logistics and Sup Chain Mgt.

(3)       Procurement and Sup Chain Mgt.

(4)       Graphic Design.

(5)       Publishing.

Supply and Transport Corps (ARMY/NAVY/AIRFORCE).   In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower from a recognized University/Institution in any of the following:

(1)       Logistics.

(2)       Food Science and Technology.

(3)       Port and Shipping Administration.

(4)       BTech Procurement and Supply Chain Management.

(5)       Procurement and Supply.

(6)       Food and Nutrition.

(7)       Supply Chain Management.

(8)       Logistics and Transport Management.

(9)       Fire and Disaster Management.

Forces Pay Corps (ARMY/NAVY/AIRFORCE).   In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree in Accounting not below Second Class Lower from a recognized University/Institution.

(1)       Accounting.

(2)       Finance.

(3)       Economics.

(4)       Commerce.

(5)       Alternatively, applicants with CA(Ghana), CIMA, ACCA, CPA, ICSA are eligible.

Information Technology (ARMY/NAVY/AIRFORCE).   In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower from a recognized University/Institution in any of the following:

(1)       Computer Science.

(2)       Computer Engineering.

(3)       Information Technology.

(4)       Network Security.

(5)       Network/Software Engineering.

(6)       Cyber/Forensic Security.

(7)       Information Technology Systems Auditing.

(8)       Information Systems Science.

(9)       Management Infomation System.

Education Corps (ARMY/NAVY/AIRFORCE).  In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower from a recognized University/Institution in:

(1)       Education.

(2)       Librarianship.

Public Relations (ARMY/NAVY/AIRFORCE).. In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree (BA, BFA, BSc, etc.) not below Second Class Lower in any of the following from a recognized University/Institution:

(1)       Communication.

(2)       Public Relations.

(3)       Fine Arts(NAFTI).

Physical Training (PT) and Sports (ARMY/NAVY/AIRFORCE).  In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower in Physical Education from a recognized University/Institution.

Band (ARMY/NAVY/AIRFORCE).

In addition to the general eligibility applicants must have a first Degree not below Second Class Lower in Music from a recognized University/Institution.

Records (ARMY/NAVY/AIRFORCE). In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower in any of the following from a recognized University/Institution:

(1)       Actuaral Science.

(2)       Administration (Human Resource).

(3)       Statistics.

(4)       Archival Studies.

NAVY

Executive Branch. In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower in any of the following from a recognized University/Institution:

(1)       Nautical Science.

(2)       Mathematics, Physics, Geography, Statistics.

(3)       Computer Science.

(4)       Oceanography or Geomatic Engineering.

 Technical Branch. In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower in any of the following from a recognized University/Institution:

(1)     Marine Engineering.

(2)     Mechanical Engineering.

(3)     Electrical Engineering.

(4)     Marine Electrical/Electronic Engineering.

Supply and Secretarial Branch. In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower in any of the following from a recognized University or equivalent Professional Institution in any of the following:

(1)       Administration (HR/Accounting/Marketing/Banking & Fin).

(2)       Logistics and Sup Chain Mgt.

(3)       Port and Shipment Administration.

(4)       Management Studies.

(5)       Procurement and Supply Chain Management.

(6)       Economics.

(7)       Preference will be given to applicants with additional certificates in the following;

(a)       Institute of Chartered Secretaries & Administration (ICSA) – Final Part.

(b)       Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS) – Level 5.

(c)       Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) – Final Part.

AIR FORCE

Pilots/ ATC Operations. In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower in Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, Geography, Statistics, Computer Science, Aeronautical Engineering, Agricultural Engineering, Private/Commercial/Air Transport Pilot License or any other Pilot cert from a recognized University/Institution.

Supply Branch. In addition to the general eligibility applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower in any of the following from a recognized University or equivalent professional institution in the following:

(1)       Finance and Accounting.

(2)       Logistics and Supply Chain Management.

(3)       Procurement, Purechasing and Supply.

(4)       Commerce.

Administration Branch. In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower in any of the following from a recognized University or equivalent professional institution in any of the following:

(1)       Administration. (HR/Public Administration.

(2)       Arts or Social Science.

Engineering Branch.

(1)       Mechanical.   In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower from a recognized University in the following:

(a)       Aerospace Engineering.

(b)       Mechanical Engineering.

(c)       Aeronautical Engineering.

(d)       Agricultural Engineering.

(2)       Avionics.    In addition to the general eligibility, applicants must have a First Degree not below Second Class Lower from a recognized University in the following:

(a)       Electrical/Electronic Engineering.

(b)       Computer Engineering.

(c)       Telecommunication Engineering.