NME Zaria Courses (2024/2025)

If you’re considering joining the prestigious Nigeria Military Engineering College (NME) Zaria for the 2024/2025 academic session, this article has got you covered. We’ll walk you through the offered courses, eligibility criteria, and the application process.

Courses Offered:

NME Zaria provides a variety of undergraduate and postgraduate programs in different engineering fields. Here are the main categories:

  1. Military Engineering:

    • B.Eng. Military Engineering
    • B.Sc. Military Science (Civil Engineering)
    • B.Sc. Military Science (Electrical/Electronic Engineering)
    • B.Sc. Military Science (Mechanical Engineering)
  2. Civil Engineering:

    • B.Eng. Civil Engineering
    • M.Eng. Civil Engineering (Construction Management)
    • M.Eng. Civil Engineering (Geo-Technical Engineering)
    • M.Eng. Civil Engineering (Hydraulics and Water Resources Engineering)
    • M.Eng. Civil Engineering (Structural Engineering)
  3. Electrical/Electronic Engineering:

    • B.Eng. Electrical/Electronic Engineering
    • M.Eng. Electrical Engineering (Power Systems Engineering)
    • M.Eng. Electrical Engineering (Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering)
    • M.Eng. Electrical Engineering (Control Systems Engineering)
  4. Mechanical Engineering:

    • B.Eng. Mechanical Engineering
    • M.Eng. Mechanical Engineering (Thermodynamics and Power Plant Engineering)
    • M.Eng. Mechanical Engineering (Design and Production Engineering)
    • M.Eng. Mechanical Engineering (Materials and Metallurgical Engineering)

Eligibility Criteria:

Getting into NME Zaria is competitive, and certain criteria must be met:

For Undergraduate Programs:

  • Nigerian citizenship is a must.
  • WASSCE or GCE O’Level with credits in English, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, and Geography.
  • Meet departmental cut-off marks.
  • Pass JAMB UTME with a score above the cut-off mark.
  • Fulfill physical and medical fitness standards set by the Nigerian Army.

For Postgraduate Programs:

  • A relevant bachelor’s degree with good grades.
  • Satisfactory performance in NME Zaria’s entrance examinations.
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Application Procedures:

Applying to NME Zaria is primarily an online process through the Nigerian Army official website. Follow these general steps:

  1. Create an online profile on the designated platform.
  2. Upload necessary documents (academic certificates, JAMB/UTME scorecard, and medical reports).
  3. Pay the application fee.
  4. Attend entrance examinations if required.
  5. Participate in an interview.

Keep an eye on announcements from the Nigerian Army Headquarters for specific timelines and details each year.


Embarking on your educational journey at NME Zaria is an exciting prospect. Ensure you meet the criteria, follow the application process diligently, and you could find yourself at one of Nigeria’s premier military institutions, ready to excel in the field of engineering. Good luck!

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