Necessary Requirements for Nysc 2016 Online Registration

Necessary Requirements for Nysc 2016 Online Registration

This is to inform  Nigerians who have graduated from Universities and Mono/Polytechnics both at home and abroad, i.e. prospective corp members  about the necessary requirements for  2016 batch A online registration.For hitch-free registration,prospective corp members should take note of the following necessary requirements:

  1. The Nysc official website
  2. Prospective Corp members must be a graduate from a recognized and accredited University and Mono/Polytechnic.
  3. Prospective Corp members must have a valid and functional email address and a Nigerian mobile number for the 2016 NYSC online registration.
  4. locally trained prospective Corps members are expected to use correct JAMB and Matriculation numbers for registration.
  5. For locally-trained graduates, only those whose names appear in the Senate/Academic Board Approved Result lists submitted by their Institutions will have access to the register on the NYSC portal.
  6. Foreign-trained prospective corps members should ensure that their Institutions are accredited. Where in doubt, it is their responsibility to approach Federal Ministry of Education for verification.
  7. Those who graduated from Institutions outside Nigeria, (Foreign-trained graduates), are to visit the NYSC portal, register and upload the following documents:
    • West African School Certificate(WASC) (with not less than 5 Credits at 2 sittings) or its equivalent,
    • General Certificate of Education (GCE O’ Level) (with not less than 5 Credits at 2 sittings) or its equivalent,
    • NECO (with not less than 5 Credits at 2 sittings) or its equivalent
    • High School Diploma or its equivalent.
    • First Degree or Higher National Diploma (HND) Certificate (Second Degree or Ph.D not necessary).
    • Transcript of the first Degree or HND.
    • International traveling Passport showing data page and date of departure for the course of study.
    • Letter of verification for graduates of Institutions in Ghana, Benin Republic and any other Institution whose accreditation is in doubt.
  8. It is the responsibility of the prospective corps members who studied in non-English speaking countries to get their Certificates and Transcripts translated into English language before uploading.
  9. All graduates of Medicine, Pharmacy and Medical Laboratory Science are expected to have their Certificates of Registration with Nigerian Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (NMDCN), Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) and Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria respectively and upload during registration.
  10.  Foreign-trained graduates should not visit NYSC Headquarters, Abuja for verification of their documents. This exercise will  be done at the various  Orientation Camps. They should simply print their call-up letters on-line and report at the Orientation camps in their States of deployment, but should come to the camp with the original documents uploaded during registration for verification.
  11. Any prospective corp member who presents any fake document will be demobilized and decamped. Also, anybody not available in camp for the verification will equally be demobilized.
  12. Prospective corps members should ensure that Passport photographs used meet the following specifications:
    • Ensure your face (eyes, nose, ears, mouth and jaw) is fully shown.
    • Ensure the picture is centralized and fills the frame
    • Ensure the Photo background is white or off-white with no shadow.
  13.  Prospective corp members should not register by PROXY. They should  remember that biometric capturing is very important because  this will be used for data verification at the orientation camp. Those who cannot be verified with their biometric at the orientation camp will not be registered.
  14. Only prospective corps members who want their call-up numbers sent to them through SMS and wish to PRINT their call-up letters on-line are expected to pay the sum of Three Thousand Naira (N3,000.00) .
  15. Prospective Corps members who do not want to pay the N3,000.00 for the NYSC 2016 online registration  have the option of going to their schools to collect their call-up numbers and call-up letters.
  16. All prospective corps members who paid for the NYSC online registration during the 2014 Batch ‘C’ and 2015 Batch ‘A’ and ‘B’ Mobilization but were not mobilized need not pay again.
  17. Married female prospective corps members (whether locally or foreign-trained) should upload copies of their marriage Certificates, evidence of Change of name, evidence to show their husbands’ place of domicile  during registration.
  18. The orientation camp is highly regimented and not ideal for pregnant and nursing mothers. Those in these categories would be registered and released immediately they arrive at the camp.
  19. Prospective corps members who have problems related to mobilization should go to the nearest NYSC Secretariats or log on to the NYSC official site.




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