Nigerian Navy Direct Short Service (DSSC) Recruitment 2020/2021 form
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Nigerian Navy Direct Short Service (DSSC) Recruitment 2020/2021 form

Nigerian Navy DSSC Recruitment – 2020 Nigerian Navy Direct Short Service Commission (DSSC) Course 31, Interested and qualified candidates should see the job details and apply.

Applicants can now send in their application for Nigerian Navy recruitment which is meant for graduates.

The Nigerian Navy has commenced the recruitment of graduates and HND holders through the Direct Short Service Commission (DSSC) Course 28.

Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified Nigerians for enlistment into the Nigerian Navy through the Direct Short Service Commission (DSSC) Course 28

Before we continue, please note that the Nigerian navy DSSC Recruitment is free for all applicants.

The Nigerian Navy

The Nigerian Navy (NN) is a branch of the Nigerian Armed Forces. It is among the largest navies on the African continent, consisting of several thousand personnel, including those of the Coast Guard.

Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified Nigerians for enlistment into the Nigerian Navy through the:

Job Title: Direct Short Service Commission (DSSC) Course 28

Location: Nigeria

Qualifications and Requirement for Nigerian Navy DSSC
  • Interested applicants, who must be Nigerians by birth, should possess a minimum of Second Class Upper Division for first-degree holders and Upper Credit for HND holders.
  • Male applicants must not be less than 1.68 metres tall while female applicants must not be less than 1.65 metres in height.
  • Applicants must possess NYSC Discharge/Exemption Certificates and should be between 22 and 28 years by 7 January 2021, except for Imams/Chaplains and Medical Consultants who should not exceed 30 years and 40 years respectively by 7 January 2021.
Guidelines for Application

The guidelines for the enlistment can be accessed on the Nigerian Navy Enlistment Portal which will be opened from 7 September to 5th October 2020 for interested candidates to apply online

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The departments and entry requirements for Nigerian Navy recruitment are listed below;

1. Seaman:
BSc/HND in the following disciplines:

a. Nautical Sciences.
b. Criminology.
c. Psychology.
d. Sociology.
e. Forensic Sciences.

Membership of relevant professional bodies will be an added advantage.

2. Accounts and Budget:
Bachelor’s degree or HND in Accounting/Banking and Finance. Membership of professional bodies like ICAN, ANAN, ACMA, ACCA, ACA will be an added advantage.

3. Chaplain:
Bachelor’s Degree in Theology from a registered institution of theology from either of the following:

a. Catholic Mission.
b. Protestant Mission.

Applicants must have completed 2 years apprenticeship in Apostolic Ministry and be recommended from pastoral missions. In addition to qualifications required, applicants must be of male gender and duly ordained clergy of their respective Christian faith.

4. Education:
Bachelor of Education (B.Ed)/ B.Sc Ed in relevant fields. Holders of first degree with PGD Education in the following fields are also eligible:

a. English Language.
b. Mathematics.
c. Physics.
d. Chemistry.
e. Biology.
f. Bio chemistry.
g. Microbiology.
h. History.
i. Library Science (B.Sc).
j. Computer Science.
k. Guidance and Counseling.
l. French Language.
m. Chinese Language.
n. Arabic Language.

5. Engineering:
B.Sc or B Eng qualifications in the following fields:

a. Naval Architecture/Ship Design.
b. Mechanical/Marine Engineering.
c. Electrical/Electronic Engineering.
d. Aircraft Engineering/Aeronautical Engineering.

Membership of Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE) and Council of Registered Engineers of Nigeria (COREN) will be an added advantage.

6. Human Resource Management:
B.Sc, BA, HND or equivalent qualification in:

a. Human Resources Management.
b. Personnel Management.
c. Public Administration.

Membership of the National Institute of Management and other relevant bodies will be an added advantage.

7. Hydrography:
B.Sc or HND in the following fields:

a. Cartography.
b. Surveying/Geoinfomatics.
c. Geophysics.
d. Physical Oceanography.
e. Geology.

Membership of National Institute of Statistics or proficiency in Computer Programming/Data Analysis would be an added advantage. Applicants with a B.Sc degree in Physics and Mathematics must possess a Post Graduate Diploma in Land Survey to be eligible.

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8. Imam:
BA/MA in Islamic Studies in the following:

a. Islamic Studies (Qira’at).
b. Islamic Studies (Hadith).
c. Islamic Studies (Jurisprudence).
d. Islamic Studies (Theology).
Diploma in Counseling Psychology will be an added advantage.

9. Information:
B.Sc or HND in the following fields:

a. Mass Communication.
b. Journalism.
c. Public Relations.
d. Printing Technology.
e. Cinematography.
f. Television Production.
g. Computer Technology (Desktop Publishing).
Membership of Nigerian Institute of Public Relations will be an added advantage.

10. Information and Communication Technology:
B.Sc/B.Tech/ B.Eng in Computer Science or Computer Engineering. Priority will be given to candidates with relevant qualifications in:

a. Website Development and Management.
b. Networking and Network Administration.
c. Programming Multimedia and Software Development.
d. Server and Database Administration.
e. Information and Cyber Security.
Certification in relevant fields will be an added advantage.

11. Medical:
The following medical fields with requisite entry qualifications are available:
a. Consultants: Must be a fellow of National Postgraduate Medical College or West Africa College of Physicians or Surgeons. Must possess current practicing license of the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria. Candidate’s age limit is 40 years by 20 February 2020.
b. General Doctors/Dental Surgeons: MBBS, MBBCh or equivalent. Must be fully registered by the Medical and Dental Council of
Nigeria and possess a current practicing license.
c. Pharmacy:B.Pharm/Doctor Pharmacy degree and full registration with the Pharmacy Council of Nigeria as well as have a current
practicing license.
d. Medical Lab Science:Either a BMLS or AIMLS/ equivalent and be fully registered with the Medical Laboratory Scientist
Council of Nigeria as well as possess a current practicing license.
e. Dental Therapist: HND Dental Therapy must possess current professional practicing license.
f. Radiographer: Minimum of BSc/HND in Radiography with current practicing license.
g. Physiotherapy: B. Physiotherapy or BMR (Bachelor of Medical Rehabilitation). Must be registered with the Medical Rehabilitation Therapist Registration Board of Nigeria (MRTB) and possess a current practicing license.
h. Optometry:Doctor of Optometry. Must be fully registered optometrist, dispensing optician by the Optical Council of Nigeria and have a current practicing license.
i. Medical Records/Health Information Management:
Minimum of BSc/HND required with current practicing license.
j. Dietician: B.Sc or HND Dietician/Nutrition. Must be registered with Dietetics Council of Nigeria with current practicing license.
k. Clinical Psychology: BSc/HND in Clinical Psychology and Applied Psychology, with current practicing license.
l. Biomedical Engineer:BSc/HND in Biomedical Engineering with current practicing license.
m. Public Health Officer:BSc/HND in either Environmental Health or Community Health Information and Education. Must be
fully registered with the Environmental Health Officers Registrations Council of Nigeria (EHORCON) and possess a current practicing license.
n. General Nursing/Midwives:B.NSc RN/RM with current practicing license. Post basic qualification in any of the following fields will be an added advantage:

(1) Accident and Emergency Nurse.
(2) Intensive Care Unit Nurse.
(3) Peri-Operative Nurse.
(4) Ophthalmic Nurse.
(5) Dialysis/Renal Nurse.

m. Hospital Administration: BSc/HND Hospital Administration with a current practicing license.

12. Music:
BA/HND in Music. Proficiency in any musical instrument will be an added advantage.

13. Sports/PT:
BA/HND in Physical & Health Education or Human Kinetics and Health Education. Proficiency in any physical sport will be an added advantage.

14. Logistics:
BSc/HND/B Eng in the following fields:

a. Transport Management.
b. Economics, Business Management or Marketing.
c. Architecture.
d. Catering/Hospitality Management.
e. Civil Engineering.
f. Quantity Survey.
g. Structural Engineering.
h. Estate Surveyor and Valuers.
i. Final Certificate of Nigerian Institute of Transport Technology.

15. Legal Service:
LLB and BL (Call to Bar Certificate and a minimum of 3 years post qualification experience required). LLM in International Maritime Law, International Law or Forensic Law is an added advantage.

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How to Apply for Nigerian Navy DSSC Recruitment

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online (Portal Opens on 7th September)

Application Deadline

19th October 2020.

Note: All the processes ranging from online registration, aptitude test, and the selection interview are Free of Charge. Candidates are advised to be wary of scammers and refrain from giving money to any individual under any guise.

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To be selected you must meet some of this requirements by the force;
– Be a Nigerian citizen by birth or descent;
– Not less than 18 years or more than 35 years of age;
– Not less than 1.7 metres in height for male and 1.64 metres for female;
– Have a fully expanded chest measurement of not less than 0.87 metres;