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Requirements For Registration Of Nigerian Foreign-Trained Graduates
The following are the requirements for registration of foreign- trained Nigerian graduates wishing to participate in National Youth Service Corps:
  • The Originals and photocopies of the following documents are required for registration and mobilization of foreign-trained graduates into the National Youth Service Corps; viz:
    • First University Degree or HND Certificate
    • Complete official Transcript of the First Degree or HND programme
    • Marks Sheets (for Indian Schools only)
    • O‚Äôlevel Certificate i.e WAEC, GCE, SSCE, NECO, IGCE, GCSE, High School Diploma for those who schooled in USA e.t.c. Candidate must obtain credit in not less than 5 subjects in not more than 2 sittings (including English and Mathematics). (Statements of Results or Attestation Letters are not acceptable in lieu of any certificate).
    • Medical Doctors and Optometrists are required to produce in addition, Registration Certificate, Original and Photocopy of completion of Housemanship of the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria/Optometrists Association of Nigeria, as applicable.
    • Pharmacists shall produce in addition, original and photocopy of completion of Internship and Pharmacists' Council of Nigeria registration certificate.
  • Nigerian International Passport showing clearly;
    • Entry Visa to Country of Study
    • First Departure Date from Nigeria
    • Date of Return to Nigeria
    • Data page of the passport
    • Candidates with dual nationality are required to produce both passports for verification.
  • Three (3) Passport Size Photograph
      please register online before coming for physical verification at
  • Loss Of Travelling Passport
      A prospective Corps Member who lost his/her passport would be required to present;
    • Police and Immigration reports from the country where the Passport got missing
    • Sworn Affidavit
    • Evidence of stay in country of study
    • The above documents should contain the same information as contained in the lost passport.
  • For Loss Of Academic Credentials, the following is required;
    • Police Report
    • Sworn Affidavit
    • Confirmation letter from either the examination body (for loss of 'O' Level Certificate) or the academic institution of graduation (for loss of Degree, HND Certificate).
  • Certificates not written in English Language should be translated at the Embassy of the country of study or a University in Nigeria where the language is studied, before presentation to the NYSC.
  • Special Note:
    • Holders of Diploma of Higher Education and Higher Certificate of Education are not qualified to be mobilized, therefore they need not register
    • Foreign-trained graduates enlisting into the Nigerian Youth Service are not obliged to choose their State of deployment. However, married women would be deployed to the state where their husbands are domiciled provided their marriage certificates and evidences of change of name are attached to their forms.
    • Registration is not done by proxy. All prospective corps members must therefore appear physically at the Evaluation Division of the Corps Mobilization Department for verification after registering on-line at
    • Registration of Foreign-trained graduates for 2014 Batch 'B' commences on 14th April 2014 and closes on 11th July 2014
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