Admissions

Find out how to enrol in the Nigerian Naval Engineering College.

My team are highly impressed with the training facility and the school dedicated staff. We believe this visit will bring us a step closer to achieving your final goal of preparing the Nigerian Naval Personnel to maintain all Nigerian Naval Fleets.” Engr David Struck, Team Leader from MTU South Africa


Admission into programmes offered in the College for now is only for serving Nigerian Navy (NN) personnel. Selection and nomination are done by the Naval Headquarters (NHQ) for officers and the Central Naval Drafting for ratings. Furthermore, a certificate screening and aptitude test is conducted for ratings nominated for ND and HND programmes before fully accepting them. Otherwise, they are recategorised to the Basic Engineering School for basic engineering training.

The entry requirement for ND courses are as follows:

a. Five credits at secondary school certificate examination or its equivalent at not more than 2 sittings. The four subjects are to include Mathematics, Physics and any other science subject with at least a pass in English Language.

b. The National Technical Certificate in mechanical trade with credit in Mathematics, Physics, one other subject, and a pass in English Language.

c. Five credits in an NBTE recognised preliminary ND course offered in a polytechnic or similar post-secondary technical institution. The credit must include Mathematics, Physics, any 2 science subject, and at least a pass in English Language.