NIMET Recruitment 2024/2025 Application Registration Portal

By | June 9, 2024

The Nigerian Institute of Meteorological Training (NIMET) has officially announced the commencement of recruitment for the 2024/2025 academic session via its recruitment portal at www.nimet.gov.ng.

As an agency responsible for training middle and high-level manpower for meteorological services in Nigeria, NIMET offers a great career opportunity for qualified candidates interested in the fields of meteorology, climate science, and related environmental sciences.

In this blog post, we provide everything you need to know about NIMET recruitment including available courses, requirements, application procedure, registration guidelines, and other vital information to guide you through a successful application.

About NIMET

NIMET is a parastatal under the Federal Ministry of Aviation established by ACT 2003 to cater for all meteorological training and research activities in Nigeria. The Institute runs both undergraduate and postgraduate academic programs and professional courses in various aspects of meteorology.

NIMET offers conducive and state-of-the-art learning facilities for both theoretical and practical knowledge acquisition. With a vision to be a leading meteorological training institute in Africa, NIMET is committed to developing capacity through its customized training programs to address the weather, climate, and environmental information needs of Nigeria.

Available Programs

NIMET invites suitable candidates to apply for admission into any of the following full-time programs for the 2024/2025 academic year:

1. PGD in Meteorology (Hydro-met Observatory)

2. PGD in Meteorology (Numerical Weather Prediction)

3. PGD in Meteorology (Weather Forecasting)

4. PGD in Meteorology (Climate Change)

5. PGD in Meteorology (Agro-met)

Entry Requirements For NIMET Recruitment 2024

To be eligible for any of the NIMET postgraduate diploma programs, candidates must satisfy the following requirements:

• BSc/HND upper credit in Physics, Mathematics, Geography, Meteorology, Water Resources & Environmental Management, or any other relevant science discipline.

• Minimum of Second Class Lower Degree for candidates with National Diploma

• Completed NYSC discharge certificate

• Not above 35 years of age by October of the year of application

It is important to carefully review the entry requirements for your desired program before proceeding with the application. This helps ensure your eligibility and also preparedness for the program if admitted.

Application Procedure For NIMET Recruitment 2024

NIMET application forms can be obtained online from the Institute’s website at www.nimet.gov.ng. To begin the application process, follow these simple steps:

1. Visit the NIMET portal (www.nimet.gov.ng) and download the postgraduate application form for your desired program.

2. Pay an application fee of N10,000 either through the provided payment platforms on the portal or at any commercial bank nationwide.

3. Complete the application form correctly with accurate personal, academic, and other relevant information.

4. Attach relevant documents such as academic credentials, NYSC discharge certificate, birth certificate/age declaration, passport photographs, etc. as required.

5. Submit the completed application form along with evidence of payment and other attachments online or to the address provided in the advertisement.

An application is only deemed submitted when the form has been filled online or physically returned with evidence of payment and meeting eligibility.

Registration Guidelines

To ensure a seamless registration process, please take note of the following guidelines:

• Access and download the application form early to avoid last-minute rush/technical hitches

• Provide accurate credentials and records to avoid disqualification

• Make payment on time and confirm to avoid payment issues

• Attach current 5.5cm by 7cm sized photographs as required

• Print multiple copies of documents attached for personal records

• Follow-up application to confirm receipt and resolution of issues

• Adhere to the stated application submission deadline

NIMET may not be responsible for any issues that arise from not adhering to provided registration directives.

Screening Exercise

Shortlisted applicants will be invited for a screening comprising of written tests and oral interviews. This is to further assess the candidate’s competence for the stated programs before final selection. The date and requirements for the screening exercise will be communicated in due course.

Conclusion

The NIMET Postgraduate Diploma programs open amazing career opportunities in weather, climate, and environmental services for young science graduates. The specialized skill set equips successful candidates to gain employment in specialized institutions or pursue related Master’s or PhD degrees.

With the application portal now open, eligible candidates are encouraged to apply ahead of the deadline stated in the advertisement. You can visit the NIMET website or contact provided media channels for further inquiries and assistance regarding the ongoing recruitment exercise.

You can also visit this page often to stay updated on more recent news about NIMET Recruitment 2024.

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