Ghana Armed Forces Recruitment 2018: Application & Requirements


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Ghana Armed Forces Recruitment 2018: Application & Requirements

Ghana Armed Forces Recruitment 2018

 In this article, you will understand the step by step guide involve on how to apply for Ghana Armed Forces Recruitment 2018. Stay focus and read through.


The Ghana Armed Forces is the unified armed force of Ghana, consisting of the Army, Navy, and Ghana Air Force. The GAF are supervised by the Ghanaian Ministry of Defence.

This recruitment guide will give answers to questions like;

  • When is GAF Recruiting for 2018/2019?
  • How to apply for GAF Graduate Recruitment 2018/2019?
  • Has GAF Started Recruitment for 2018/2019?
  • GAF Official Recruitment Portal 2018/2019?
  • GAF Recruitment Guide and Requirement 2018/2019?
  • GAF 2018 Recruitment Deadline.

Check out the entry requirement for 2018/2019 recruitment exercise. General and officers recruitment into Ghana Armed Forces.

Important Notice – Ghana Armed Forces Recruitment 2018/2019 Admissions has not yet Started, this post is only for information purpose.

General Eligibility for Recruitment into Ghana Armed Forces

  1. Be a Ghanaian citizen by birth.
  2. Be of good character.
  3. Be not less than 20 years and not more than 25 years by 02 June 2014 for Regular Commission and not more than 30 years by 30 April 2014 for Short Service Commission.
  4. Be medically fit by Ghana Armed Forces standard.
  5. Be not bonded.
  6. Be not married (for Regular Officer Candidates only).
  7. Be of minimum height of 1.68m (5’ 6”) for males and 1.57m (5’ 2”) for females.
    For military police only; the minimum height for male applicants should be 1.75m (5’9’’) and 1.70m (5’7’’) for females.
  8. Must have one of following:

(a) Six credits (Not less than C6 ) including Core EnglishCore Mathematics and Core Science at WASSCE.

(b) Six credits (Not less than D) including Core EnglishCore Mathematics andCore Science at SSSCE.

(c) Five credits (Not less than 6 ) including EnglishMathematics and Scienceat GCE –O level and not less than D in three subjects at GCE A-level.

Ghana Armed Forces Registration Guide | How to Apply

  1. Acquire a scratch card at FIFTY GHANA CEDIS (GH¢ 50) from the designated regional post offices.
  2. Scratch gently to reveal the pin code. The scratch card can be used for three times until a record is successfully submitted.
  3. Log on to the recruitment portal @
  4. Read through the entry requirements thoroughly.
  5. Click on the Apply Now tab to open the applicant authentication page.
  6. Enter your card serial number, pin code and select your preferred arm of service, type of commission and click submit.
  7. Enter your personal details and take note of the following from Pages 1 to 3
    a. Select your desired vacancy and provide all other required data.
    b. Upload a scanned copy of your passport sized photograph of dimension (200 x 180 pixels), enter a valid e-mail address, personal mobile phone number in the format (233244123456) and enter any other required data.
    c. Enter your WASSCE/SSCE Index number, WASSCE/SSCE results slip serial number and select a tertiary institution from the list of schools. Enter your graduating GPA/CWA and provide all other required data. Upload only scanned copies of the following: WASSCE Results Slip and First Degree Certificate (Degree, HND). 
  8. Click on the preview button to see a summary page of all data provided. Read through this page carefully and click on the back button, if there are any modifications to be made.
  9. Click on the submit button and expect an instant e-mail and text message, which includes your unique system generated Identification Number.
  10. Print and keep a copy of the generated report as you will be required to present it, if you are shortlisted. However, if you lose your copy of the final report, go back to the recruitment  portal, click on the Check Details tab, enter your unique identification number sent to you by sms/e-mail and order a re-print.

NB: Each scanned document (Passport picture, WASSCE/SSCE results slip and First Degree Certificate) to be uploaded, should not exceed 1 Megabytes and should be in JPEG picture format only.


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  1. Comment:pls my name is Brofo Emmanuel. pls I want to know when de 2018/2019 forms will resume. pls went it comes kindly inform me on my number 0541847518. thank u

  2. Please am very interested in joining the GAF to be able my country Ghana. But I don’t know when the forms will be out, with much respect to GAF kindly alert me when the forms comes out 0247296571

  3. Please when will the army forms will come out ,please if it is out kindly alert me know Boakye Solomon is my name.Thank you,0546247256

  4. Please my name is Bali Godwin and i have completed Social Welfare Vocational Institute in Ho Volta Region and am having NVTI certificate1 am i also qualify to join the GAF please inform me early as possible if the forms are out through this number:0543106116/0503447153

  5. Comment Text*plss I will be 20 years by August but willing to be in the Ghana navy am I eligible ? plss let me know this my line 0547920832

  6. My graduation is in April this year which means i don’t have my first degree certificate ready, can i please use my transcript to apply and latter provide the certificate?

  7. Greetings officers,
    please kindly alert nor update me when the GAF RECRUITMENT forms for 2018/2019 comes out. Thank you

  8. Please I have completed vocational training and I will be writing exam next year and I want to ask if I can join the team so that later go back and write the exam and am interested in it 0248351229 is my number kindly alert me when the forms are out

  9. please am Eric Amakah I completed Takoradi Technical Instituted please we the technical our results are not like WASSCE people own please


    • Am prince ayeh,am interesting to join the Ghana army force,candly alert me if the forms is out for, 2018.thank you.0545119450

  10. Please am Ernest Torgbenu Heavy Duty Mechanic please when are 2018/2019 forms are going to be out am willing to join had. Thanks

  11. Greetings, please am a professional swimming instructor/coach, life guard and a diver certified by Ghana Lifesaving and Diving Association/ International Lifesaving Federation (I.L.F.), Aquatic Lifesaving Association, West African Rescue Association and International Ship and Port Security Facility Code (I.S.P.S) from Regional Maritime University, and am interested in Ghana Navy, please contact me when the form is out thanks.

  12. English————————-C5
    Social stds———————B3
    Int. Science———————B3

    Can I apply for the GAF recruitment in 2018 with the above WASSCE results?

  13. please kindly contact me I need help . please do contact me if you’re in the military . this is my contact 0554163462 thank You very much

  14. Please ,Good morning. My Original B E C E Examination form’s is lost.please I like to know when the form’s are out. 0244623302.Thanks you.

  15. I had six credits in the GBCE including C in English(2016), B in Mathematics(2017) but D in Science(2016 and 2017), can I apply?


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