Thursday, 20 April 2017

National Youth Service Corps NYSC Mobilized Batch A Registration Portal is now Opened

This is to notify the general public that The National Youth Service Corps NYSC has started their Online Registration for Mobilized Batch A, the Registration which was started earlier today; 20/04/2017 is expected to end on 06/05/2017.
Below are guidelines for the registration.
Please Carefully read the following Guidelines before you start your registration.
Make sure you have a valid email address.
Requirements For Registration/Mobilization Of Graduates
This is to inform all prospective corps members, i.e. Nigerians who have graduated from Universities and Mono/Polytechnics both at home and abroad that the NYSC On-line registration portal has been opened on Thursday 20th April to Saturday 6th May, 2017 to enable them register for the 2017 Batch ‘A’ mobilization.
In order to ensure a seamless registration, prospective corps members are to note the following for strict compliance:

1.     The Website address is any of the following For the Registration:
                             ii.   [Create your account with this link]
2.     Prospective Corps members should ensure that they have functional e-mail addresses that they can access and Nigerian (GSM) telephone numbers with which to register.
3.     Locally trained prospective Corps members are expected to use correct Matriculation numbers to register
4.     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.
5.     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. The letter of verification must be uploaded during registration.
6.     Those who graduated from Institutions outside Nigeria, (Foreign-trained graduates), are to visit the NYSC portal, register and upload the following documents:
                                i.            West African School Certificate (WASC) (with not less than 5 Credits at 2 sittings) or its equivalent; or General Certificate of Education (GCE O’ Level) (with not less than 5 Credits at 2 sittings) or its equivalent; or NECO (with not less than 5 Credits at 2 sittings) or its equivalent; or High School Diploma or its equivalent.
                             ii.            First Degree or Higher National Diploma (HND) Certificate (Second Degree or Ph.D not necessary).
                           iii.            Transcript of the first Degree or HND.
                           iv.            International travelling Passport showing data page and date of departure for the course of study.
7.     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.
8.     All graduates of Medicine, Veterinary Medicine, Physiotheraphy, Radiology, Optometry, Medical Laboratory Science and Pharmacy are expected to have their Certificates of Registration with their professional bodies. Payment receipts are not acceptable.
9.     Unlike in the past, Foreign-trained graduates should NOT visit NYSC Headquarters, Abuja for verification of their documents. This exercise will now be done at the 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 they uploaded for verification.
10.                       Anybody who presents any fake document will be demobilized and decamped.
11.                       Prospective corps members should ensure that Passport photographs used meet the following specifications:
                                i.            Ensure your face (eyes, nose, ears, mouth and jaw) is fully shown without bending
                             ii.            Ensure the picture fills the frame and centralized
                           iii.            Ensure the Photo background is white or off-white with no shadow.
12.                       On no account should prospective corps members register by PROXY. They should also remember the fingers used for their biometric capturing as these will be used for verification at the orientation camps. Those who cannot be verified with their biometric at the orientation camp will not be registered.
13.                       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) (see NYSC Portal on how to make payment).
14.                       Prospective Corps members who do not want to pay the N3,000.00 have the option of going to their schools to collect their call-up numbers and call-up letters.
15.                       All prospective corps members who paid for the online registration before but were not mobilized need not pay again.
16.                       Married female prospective corps members (whether locally or foreign-trained) should upload copies of their marriage Certificates, evidence of Change of name and their husbands’ place of domicile during registration.
17.                       The orientation camp is highly not ideal for pregnant and nursing mothers. Prospective corps members in this categoriy are therefore to note that they will not be accommodated.
18.                       Prospective corps members who graduated from Institutions located in the following Geo-Political Zones with challenges related to mobilization should contact the following Telephone Numbers between 17th April to 4th May, 2017:
                                i.            North Central - 08092142614
                             ii.            North East - 08102790538
                           iii.            North West - 08092142661
                           iv.            South East - 09038034460
                             v.            South West - 07019190810
                           vi.            South South - 08092142616
19.                       All Part-time graduates are expected to register online and wait for collection of their Letter of Exclusion at their various Institutions. For those willing to print the Letter of Exclusion online, this can be done on payment of Three Thousand Naira (N3, 000.00) only.
Correction of Date of Birth
Henceforth, information from the West African Examination Council (WAEC) will now be used to effect changes on the NYSC portal as from the 2017 Batch 'A' online Registration. The new procedure is as follows:
                                i.            Login to your dashboard and click on the link to Date of Birth
                             ii.            Enter WAEC Verification PIN, select WAEC Type, Year of exam and enter your Examination Number
                           iii.            Click on Verify button
                           iv.            Click SUBMIT or CANCEL
Correction Of Course of Study
The Following are the Procedures for Correction Of Course Of Study On The NYSC Platform.
                                i.            Login to your dashboard and click on the link for Correction of Course of Study;
                             ii.            Select Course of Study; and
                           iii.            Click SUBMIT
The PCM should go to the portal home page and follow the following steps:
1.     STEP 1
                                i.            Click on “already Have Account”-Click here to login.
2.     STEP 2
                                i.            PCM enters Email id and password to login
3.     STEP 3
                                i.            PCM clicks on “click here to make payment”.
                             ii.            After a successful login,The PCM will click on “Proceed to Payment,” once the payment confirmation page is displayed, the PCM will be redirected to Remita Payment Engine with various payment options.
4.     Option A: For Cards and Wallet Payments;
                                i.            PCM clicks on “Pay now with Cards or Wallets”
                             ii.            PCM provides card details, pin and any other information required and if the transaction is successful, the redirect URL is loaded
                           iii.            Status of the transaction..
5.     Option B Paying in any Bank Branch:
                                i.            Copy the RRR number generated by NYSC portal and take to any of the approved banks. Click on “see available bank branches” to view the banks.
                             ii.            After making the payment at the bank branch, the PCM can check payment status on the URL: PCM inputs transaction reference number/email id or phone number used in Registering online. Click on “continue” to query Remita and view the transaction detail?
                           iii.            Click on “Get status” to view the details of payments.
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:
1.     The Originals and photocopies of the following documents are required for registration and mobilization of foreign-trained graduates into the National Youth Service Corps (please note that downloaded Certificates/Transcripts, Statement of result and Attestation letters are not acceptable); viz:
                                i.            First University Degree or HND Certificate
                             ii.            Complete official Transcript of the First Degree or HND programme
                           iii.            Marks Sheets (for Indian Schools only)
                           iv.            O’level Certificate i.e WASC, GCE, SSCE, NECO, IGCE, GCSE,NABTEB, High School Diploma for those who schooled in USA e.t.c. Note That Online result Print-out is not acceptable in place of the original certificate.
                             v.            Candidate must obtain credit in not less than 5 subjects (including English and Mathematics) in not more than 2 sittings.
                           vi.            Please note that persons who did a 'Top up' programme/Course are required to upload their foundation Certificate e.g APTECH, OND, NIIT, INFORMATICTS etc.
                        vii.            Medical Doctors and Optometrists are required to produce in addition, full Registration Certificate with Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN),Optometrists Association of Nigeria, as applicable.
                      viii.            Pharmacists shall upload and produce in addition, original certificate of registration with Pharmacists Council of Nigeria.
                           ix.            Nurses are to present original Licence and Certificate of registration with the Nursing/Midwifery council of Nigeria.
                              x.            Medical Laboratory Scientists are also to present their Licence and certificate of registration with Medical laboratory scientists Council of Nigeria.
                                i.            Entry Visa to Country of Study
                             ii.            First Departure Date from Nigeria
                           iii.            Date of Return to Nigeria
                           iv.            Data page of the passport
                             v.            Graduates with dual nationality are required to Up-load Data pages of both International Passports and present the Passport for verification at the Camp (where more than one international Passports were used during the period of study, candidates should upload Data Pages of the International Passports.
                           vi.            Residence Permit (for Graduates from Institutions located within West African Countries Only)
3.     Loss Of International Passport
In the event of loss of International Passport, a prospective Corps Member is expected to obtain the following:
                                i.            Police and Immigration reports from the country where the Passport got missing
                             ii.            Sworn Affidavit
                           iii.            Evidence of stay in country of study and a New International Passport.
                           iv.            Personal Data page of the newly obtained International Passport must be uploaded.
                                i.            Police Report
                             ii.            Sworn Affidavit
                           iii.            Confirmation of Result from either the examination body (for loss of ‘O’ Level Certificate) or the academic institution of graduation (for loss of Degree or HND Certificate).
5.     Certificates not written in English Language must 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.
6.     Special Note:
                                i.            Holders of Diploma of Higher Education and Higher Certificate of Education are not qualified for mobilization. Therefore, they need not register
                             ii.            Attestation Letter, Letter of completion of course To Whom It May Concern letter or any related document is not acceptable in lieu of Degree or HND Certificate, Please.
                           iii.            Statements of Results are also not acceptable in lieu of any certificate.
                           iv.            Please note that NYSC Management reserves the right to refer to Federal Ministry of Education for Verification, any institution or document which status is questionable.
                             v.            Married women would be deployed to the State where their husbands are domiciled, provided their marriage certificates, Husband’s Identification, e.g. Drivers License, International Passport, National ID Card and evidences of change of name are Uploaded/Presented.
                           vi.            Physical verification of all credentials uploaded by foreign Graduates will take place at the Orientation Camp.
                        vii.            Foreign Trained Corps Members should not send their credentials home after preliminary registration in the Camp until the credentials are physically verified by duly assigned officer(s) from National Youth Service Corps, National Directorate Headquarters Abuja. Foreign trained Corps Members should also remain in the camp until their credentials are physically verified.
                      viii.            Any Foreign trained Corps Member who is relocated must show evidence of physical verification of his/her credentials before he/she is registered in the state of relocation.
                           ix.            Oxford Brookes, Professional Certificates, Correspondence Courses and Certificates through online courses are not acceptable.
                              x.            Scanned, online print out or photocopies of Credentials are not acceptable
                           xi.            Foreign graduates who are Exempted from Service must present all academic credentials and International Passport uploaded for physical verification at the Evaluation Division, Corps Mobilization Department, National youth Service Corps, National Directorate Headquarters, Abuja before Exemption Certificate is issued.
                         xii.            Foreign graduates who are excluded from Service must also present all academic credentials and International Passport uploaded for physical verification at the Evaluation Division, Corps Mobilization Department, National Youth Service Corps, National Directorate Headquarters, Abuja before Exclusion Letter is printed online.
Distribution of Call Up Letters For Foreign Trained Prospective Corps Members
1.     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) (see NYSC Portal on how to make payment).
2.     Foreign trained prospective corps members who did not pay during Online Registration are to collect their Call-up letters at the NYSC Headquarters Abuja.
3.     Foreign trained prospective Corps members are to ensure that they personally collect their Call-up letters on presentation of their International traveling Passport, and other relevant documents and not by proxies.