Police Academy Online Application For 10th Regular Cadet Degree 2023


Is Nigeria Police Academy form out for 2023, and how do you apply for the police academy? These are common questions most people who want to get into POLAC ask us through emails. In this special guide on POLAC 10th regular course form, we’ve answered all your questions and equally made the application processes easier for every candidate.

The Nigeria Police Force is inviting interested and qualified candidates of Nigerian origin to register online for admission into the 10th Regular Course Cadet Degree Programme. This online registration process will run for six weeks, from 24th July to 3rd September, 2023, providing both male and female Nigerians of good character the opportunity to serve their country.

POLAC application requirements

To be eligible for admission into the Academy, applicants;

  1. Must be of Nigerian origin by birth and possess a National Identity Number (NIN),
  2. JAMB result (2023 only) with not less than 180 marks, and must have selected Nigeria Police Academy, Wudil as first choice in the JAMB form.
  3. They must also possess a minimum of 6 credits in not more than 2 sittings in WAEC/NECO or its equivalent with credit passes in English and Mathematics.
  4. Must be aged between 17-21 years by 31st October, 2023.

Additionally, they must be medically, physically, and psychologically fit and must not be less than 1.67m tall for males and 1.64m tall for females, have not less than 86cm (34 inches) expanded chest measurement (for males only), not be married or pregnant at the time of admission, and have a valid email address and phone number.

How to apply for Nigerian police application form

The method of application is virtual, and all interested applicants who meet the criteria are advised to


1. Visit the Academy’s website: https://www.polac.edu.ng.

2. Generate Remita Retrieval Reference (RRR) code which would be used to make payment of a non-refundable fee of Three Thousand, Five Hundred Naira (N3,500) only through any commercial bank branch in Nigeria.

3. Successful payment will open up a form that applicants are required to fill out and upload scanned copies of their SSCE results, birth, and state of origin certificate.

4. Applicants are required to print out completed online forms and guarantor forms to be filled and submitted at the Nigeria Police Academy during the physical screening.

5. Automated physical screening exercise will hold at the Academy at a date which will be communicated in due course.

Successful candidates will participate in a Computer Based Test (CBT), a subsequent Automated Medical Screening Exercise, and an Automated Interview/Selection Exercise for Final Selection of candidates who will undergo a 5-year academic and police training leading to a Bachelors Degree and commissioning into the Nigeria Police Force as Assistant Superintendent of Police II.

The Acting Inspector-General of Police Kayode Adeolu Egbetokun, Ph.D., NPM, assures that the process will be conducted in the best tradition of transparency and accountability. He advises the applicants to be wary of online imposters, scammers, and other criminal elements who might want to take advantage of the application process to dupe innocent applicants. The IGP, however, warns that anyone found wanting in this regard will be arrested and prosecuted.


It is important to note that the Nigeria Police Force is offering a great opportunity for young Nigerians to serve their country and pursue a career in law enforcement. Interested and qualified candidates should take advantage of this opportunity and ensure that they meet all the requirements for admission into the Academy. It is also important to be cautious of fraudulent activities and only engage with the official website and channels provided by the Nigeria Police Force.