Nigeria Immigration (NIS) Recruitment 2022/2023 – Application Form & Portal

Last Updated on May 16, 2022 by Hotjobsng

NIS Recruitment 2022/2023

Nigeria Immigration Service Announces Recruitment exercise: The Nigeria Immigration Service has announced the commencement of its recruitment exercise.

In a press release on Monday, the Civil Defense, Correctional Fire, and Immigration Services Board approved the commencement of the NIS 2021/2022 recruitment exercise. The release signed by the Director/Secretary of the CDCFIB, Aisha Rufai, noted that of all the 45,323 persons that sat for the Computer-Based Test, 6,105 persons have been shortlisted by the board to attend the final screening of credentials and physical fitness.


The shortlisted candidates will be invited for the screening via text and email today. Applicants are advised to check the official website of the NIS for their names and screening details: exam location and guidelines for the recruitment exercise.


Selected applicants are to print out their invitation slips which will be used to admit them into the screening venue.


NIS Recruitment Screening Date

According to the release, the screening will commence on May 24, 2021, and does not attract any fee.


See also: Nigeria Immigration Service Job Vacancies


Subsequent to this, the recruitment is now ongoing. Mr. Sunday also said that the recruitment was approved by the board under its Chairman and Minister of Interior, Mr Rauf Aregbesola. “The recruitment is going to be on for four weeks from Friday 13th March 2022. Members of the public are advised to make use of the opportunity and apply,“ he said.


Scroll down to find out how to Apply.


Nigeria Immigration Recruitment 2021/2022 Application Form & Portal

This page will provide information on the Nigeria Immigration recruitment portal (, how to apply for NIS 2020 recruitment form and how to sign in to the NCS portal.

NIS Recruitment 2021/2022 Requirements

  • Applicants for the Nigeria Immigration Service recruitment 2020 must be Nigerian by birth.
  • Applicants must be medically fit and present a certificate of medical fitness from a government hospital.
  • Applicants must be free from financial embarrassment.
  • Applicants for the Nigeria Immigration Service recruitment 2019 must be between the ages of 18-30 years.
  • The applicant’s height must not be less than 1.65m for males and 1.60m for females.
  • Applicant’s chest measurement of not less than 0.87m for men.

How To Apply for Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) Recruitment 2021/2022

Follow these steps carefully to ensure a successful application:

  • Log on to the recruitment portal
  • Select your preferred Cadre: Superintendent, Inspectorate, or Assistant Cadre
  • Read and understand Job function requirements to ensure that you are qualified and then proceed by clicking ‘APPLY FOR THIS JOB’
  • Complete the registration form by selecting your job function and basic information
  • Click and read through the Terms and Conditions on the link provided and check the box beside the link to confirm that you have read and understood the terms. Then confirm you are not a robot and click the APPLY button.
  • Go to your email and click the verification link sent to you to confirm your account
  • You will be redirected to a login page. Sign in with your email and password  to access your dash board and begin your application
  • Biodata
    • Complete all relevant fields. You will not be allowed to progress to the next page if you do not fill all required fields in this section.
    • Note: that you have a status bar on the top right corner that shows you if your application is pending or has been completed
  • Passport photo upload
    • Upload your recent passport photograph which must meet the following specifications:
      • A JPG, JPEG, PNG image file.
      • Maximum file size of 200KB.
      • must be at least 600 x 600 pixels
      • if is a scanned photo, crop the image to show only your head and shoulders before you upload it.
      • Your photo must be a clear image of ONLY you (not blurry, grainy, or fuzzy) against a plain background.
      • If you wear a head covering daily for religious reasons, adjust it to provide a full-face view.
      • Your photo cannot be enhanced in any way (for example, no lenses, filters, text, emoji, stickers, etc.)
      • The photo must be a full face-and-shoulders shot, squarely facing the camera.
      • You must use a portrait (not landscape) photo that is correctly oriented
      • You cannot wear dark glasses.
      • Your photo cannot be enhanced in any way (for example, no lenses, filters, text, emoji, stickers, etc.)
      • If you wear a head covering daily for religious reasons, adjust it to provide a full-face view.
  • Additional information
    • Select your Physical ability status, input your NYSC certificate number (Superintendent category only) and year of completion in the fields provided, select your preferred mode of identification and input the document number, and input your height and chest measurement in two decimal places.
  • Qualifications
    • Complete all required and relevant fields as they apply to you based on your applied Cadre and Job Function
    • [Additional degrees and professional certifications are not compulsory for non-professionals]
  • Employment History [Applicable to Superintendent Cadre only – Optional]
    • Input details of your previous and current employment as it applies to you.
  • Document Upload
    • Upload Birth Certificate/Declaration of Age, Health certificate, Indigene certificate, and other documents as they apply to you.
    • Documents must not be more than 200kb and must be in PDF format
  • Summary page
    • All the data you have entered on your application is displayed for your review and confirmation. Should there be any incorrect information, you can return to the relevant section and update your data.
  • Final Submission
    • Read the  Disclaimer Note and confirm by clicking the checkbox beside it. Then click on ‘Confirm Data’ to lock your data for final submission.
  • You cannot edit any information after clicking confirm data
  • Note that you can log out and return at a later time to continue your application.
  • Congratulations! You are ready to start your application.

Nigeria Immigration Recruitment 2021 Shortlist & CBT Exam Date

The Federal Government has announced the dates for the CBT examination of the Nigerian Immigration and NSCDC Recruitment 2020.


In a press release signed by the Secretary to the Board of Civil Defence, Correctional Fire and Immigration Services Board (CDCFIB), Mallam Al-Hassan S. Yakmut, the aptitude test has been slated to hold on the 7th and 8th of December, 2022.


The Civil Defence, Correctional, Fire and Immigration Services Board (CDCFIB) wishes to inform the general public that the Computer Based Aptitude Test (CBAT) for recruitment into the NIS will hold on the 7 of December 2020 while that of NSCDC will hold on the 8 December 2020 in the 36 States of the federation and FCT.


Candidates are advised to check their email addresses and phone numbers for notification and venue for CBT from 6 pm on 1″ December, 2020.


All shortlisted candidates have also been assigned CBAT centers and are to report to the centers at the times indicated against their names to sit for the Test.

Accordingly, candidates who applied for NIS are to visit while those who applied for NSCDC and subsequently updated their educational records are to visit to print individual letters of invitation.


Candidates will not have access to any center or session other than that allotted via email addresses and phone numbers. Therefore, candidates are to note the specific sessions and time for the examination as stated in the notification message for strict compliance.

All candidates are to come along and bring the following:

  • Photocopy of Online Application Reference Form AND
  • Any other bona fide form of ID with a very clear holder’s picture
  • Face Mask (mandatory)

Disclaimer Notice: Candidates are to note that any notification received outside email addresses or phone numbers is not valid. Third-party (forwarded) messages to other candidates are unacceptable and shall lead to disqualification

Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) New Portal

Click the Below Link to see available Job Vacancies and Start Your Application via the new portal

Nigeria Immigration Service Job Vacancies



  1. Tola

    Notify me when the form is out

    1. Hotjobsng

      Hello, I hope you got our email as Recruitment has begun.

    2. Ofiyou ditimi

      Notify me when the form is out please…

  2. Mark izuchukwu

    Please am interested. Notify me when The form is out.

    1. Hotjobsng

      Form is already out, follow the steps above to apply.

    2. Hafizbasir

      So wat of the day of exam
      Immagration nis

  3. Ioryem terhemen

    I will be very grateful if my request is noted.

    1. Miracle Mirabel

      Pls can I still apply now?

  4. Jimin Desmond mpuuga

    Please I am interested notify me when the form is out.

    1. Hotjobsng

      Form is already out for 2020, follow the steps above to apply.

      1. Anon

        Please am also interested in the work, and notify me when the form is out

    2. Khalifa

      Good day sir/ma.
      Please notify me when the form is out. Pls
      Have a nice and beautiful day!!!

  5. Grace

    Notify me when the form is out

  6. Ruth

    plz, I’m trying to click on how to apply but does not open,wot Wl I do plz

    1. Hotjobsng

      Hello, Try clicking the link again, it’s working fine.

      1. Peace

        Pls is it possible to change the position I applied for to another one? If yes how

        1. Hotjobsng

          That is not posible.

  7. Usman Emkay

    Is there any vacancy for SSCE holders? I need an urgent reply plss.

    1. Anonymous

      Yes, there is vacancy for SSCE holder

  8. Yakubu abubakar alese

    U Guys are doing a good job keep it up thanks.

  9. Oben Deborah

    Please how do I delete an application form or change my position applied for on the NIS recruitment page….

    1. Hotjobsng

      You cannot change once you have applied.

    2. Babalola quazeem

      Plz I apply for the NIS 2020 recruitment but the thing is haven’t print it and the portal is closed now and is because of this curfew,pls how can u help me out abeg of everyone


    i just discovered the email verification link sent to me , i tried verifying but it said it has expired . what do i do? i even try resending it and yet is is till the same. please help me.

  11. David

    please i tried uploading my birth/declaration of age and its didn’t work instead of it showing me something i could understand like a small picture in the box which shows that the photo is small, it will only show the name of the file and its wouldn’t upload.
    please what should i do to resolve this

    1. Hotjobsng

      Try using another browser if possible.

  12. Aminu Abdullahi

    Alert me wen the form is out

  13. DLC

    Pls been trying to upload my birth certificate but its proving abortive any suggestion on how i can do this Pls

  14. Umar

    I have finish my application and print out my application form but my Applicant ID NUMBER IS JUST FOR DIGIT eg Nis/Asi-08/3251… while every other of my friends are having six digits.. please what is the problem and how can I go about it?

    1. John Smart

      Your application is number 99 and your friend’s application number is 101 you’re now asking why his number has 3 digits while yours is 2 digits. Ask a friend to explain my explanation to you.

  15. Mjjtaba

    Update me when the form is out please.

  16. chidinma joy

    Pls notify when the shortlisted candidates are out

  17. Oluchukwu lucy

    Notify me when the shortlisted candidates list is out.

  18. Isaa Mojidat Owaronke

    please am ND holder ! can i apply and still further my education without distraction? if yes please alert me the form is out.

  19. Rotimi

    Good morning,
    Please have completed my registration but unfortunately I lost my print out.
    How do I receive it back.

    1. Dare

      Same here brother

  20. Abuchi 65

    Pls what is the nature of immigration service now, pls I need reply

  21. mukhtar

    i have post graduate diploma,i need your advice which position am i going to apply please?

  22. Sadik wafa

    I want to apply but I don’t know how to apply

  23. Lucky

    Good day,God bless u for diz good works,, pls notify me when shortlisted candidate list is out


    Good afternoon, please when would the shortlisted list be out?

  25. Nanshang

    Please kindly notify me if the form is out please / shortlist candidate list 20/2021

  26. Dare

    I lost my print out form. Please how can recover it

  27. Ndifreke etuk

    I want to apply, how will I apply

  28. Aina Samuel damilola

    notify me when the firm is out

  29. Abubakar Ozigi Abdulmumuni

    Please update me on the status about when the shortlist is out

  30. Samuel

    Can’t remember if I applied or not, how do I confirm if truely I applied.

  31. emma praise

    pls can i still register for nis for 2020/2021 bach,i hav nabteb certificate

  32. Teryila winner

    Please notify me when the Nigeria Immigration Service is on


    hotjobsng pls i need a direct portal login to NIS

  34. Blessing

    Pls I lost my print out slip, how do I get it back.the portal is close

  35. Ali ismail

    Pls alart me when they alart

  36. Adeyemi

    Please, what is maximum age that can apply in NIS

  37. Ibrahim

    I lost my print out slip how can i get it again pls

  38. Abubakar

    Inform me when form is out

  39. Ruth

    I registered but i didnt see the application form or the applicant id to download or print out,pls what does this mean,
    Is there any other way to access my details without my id number since the portal is closed.

  40. Qudus bello

    Am interested in getting the form for 2021.

  41. kayode

    I registered but i didnt see the application form or the applicant id to download or print out,pls what does this mean,
    Is there any other way to access my details without my id number since the portal is closed.

    1. Charles A

      How do I print Application Confirmation Slip with ID Number please it’s urgent.

  42. Auwalagatatawa

    Please I need your I’m among the successful shortlisted candidate but loss my application ID

  43. Abuo Linus

    Please I got the massage but I try checking on my phone browser it keep telling me that, am sorry you are not shortlisted what do I do?

  44. Ezekiel Kurutsi

    Please I got the massage but I try checking on my phone browser it keep telling me that, am sorry you are not shortlisted what do I do?

  45. Chiamaka

    Please I want to know if the NIS 2020 aptitude test result is out

  46. ike

    Notify me please

  47. Ruth Fredrick

    Please notify me once any recruitment comes up.. thanks

  48. Chijioke chidinma joy

    Please inform me once the form is out

  49. shu aibu

    please i lose my confirmation slip how can i print again thanks

  50. Atiba Francess isioma

    Please notify me when the 2021 recuitment has commenced, thanks.

  51. Gaddafi

    How can i applay for nigerian immigration service

  52. Samuel dangana

    Notify me the form is out

  53. Ismaillove

    When is 2021 recruitment form will be available and please notice me when the form is out please for God sake please

  54. Erimmuo chidimma

    Please notify me when 2021 recruitment form is out..
    Thank you


    Mr. Author i have a some questions to you the first is
    Can i see may Application form in to the nigerian police force 2020/2021
    If it possible what I will do to see it
    And secodly is their fixed a date on when they will commence a date for shortlisting

  56. Fayomi temitope

    Please notify me when recruitment is on going

  57. Diine

    My code is not working plz help me

  58. Ahemen happiness

    Please when the form for 2022 immigration service is on let me know. I will be most grateful.thanks

  59. Dauda

    I want to join Nigerian immigration

    1. Abubakar Kamal bello

      Please notify me when they form is out

  60. Mike


  61. Abihu

    Pls notefy me when nis form is out

  62. Oluwatobi

    Notify me when the form is out

  63. Adedayo

    Pls notify me when the form is out

  64. Jamilu sani

    Notify me when the form out please

  65. Adegoke ademola

    Nigerian is my country

    1. Muhammad umat

      Immigration service

  66. Muhammad umat

    Nigerian immigration

  67. Muhammad umat

    I went become immigration


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