How to Retrieve NIS Application Code For Immigration Recruitment

How to retrieve NIS application code – the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), through the Civil Defence, Correctional, Fire and Immigration Services Board (CDCFIB), has commenced the shortlisting of applicants for computer-based aptitude test.

However, a lot of candidates have either lost, misplaced or forgotten their NIS Application Number, which is needed for checking of the Immigration recruitment shortlist and to access the NIS CDCFIB screening test portal. In this article, we will show you how to retrieve the NIS application code without stress. You may like to Download NIS Past Questions and Answers.

This post is strictly for candidates who cannot access the CDCFIB portal because they have lost their NIS Acknowledgement Slip, not sure about their application code or have forgotten their application number which was assigned to them during the online registration process.

What you need now is to read this post till the end. You may also like to Download NIS Past Questions and Answers.

What is the NIS Application Code?

This is a unique 16-digit number that was assigned to every candidate during the Nigerian Immigration Service online recruitment registration. Keep in mind that without the application code, you will not have access to the NIS CDCFIB portal either for checking of shortlist or writing of screening test for the recruitment exercise.

Also keep in mind that the acknowledgement slip that you printed or downloaded after successful submission of your application in the 2023 NIS recruitment, which looks like;
070M2023-36265186 is your NIS application number or code.

How to Retrieve your NIS Application Code

If you are among those candidates who don’t know or have forgotten their Immigration application ID, can still recover it be following the method below.

Remember that you submitted your NIS recruitment application through the Civil Defence, Correctional, Fire and Immigration Services Board portal.

After a successful application submission, you were sent an acknowledge message which is a confirmation of a successful registration, right?

Therefore, you can retrieve your NIS application number by checking back to your email inbox.

The congratulatory message that was sent to your submitted email address should contain your application code.

Why NIS won’t help to recover your application code

The Nigeria Immigration Service only wants to recruit serious candidates into the service. So, it doesn’t show seriousness for a candidate to forget his/her application ID. Therefore, the is one of ways to screen out unserious candidates from the recruitment process.

How to login to NIS CDCFIB portal

Candidates who are finding it difficult to login to their dashboard, should ensure they use this link

The following are needed to loging:

  • Your Application Code,
  • E-mail address,
  • Phone, and
  • Date of birth.

Have questions? Drop it in the comment section below.

9 thoughts on “How to Retrieve NIS Application Code For Immigration Recruitment”

  1. I have the mail on my inbox but it’s not the same thing to log in.e.g mine from my mail was NIS17090580004785 how can I write it this way 07IM2023-12345678

  2. I have my application code and all other details but I don’t have the print out of the application. How can I get the print-out?


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