NMC Registration in Nigeria

Do you have a need to write the NMC ToC test soon?  If yes, we can register you for the exam within 24 hours. We have provided free study resources which other students have used to score in the range of 68%- 87% in NMC ToC. See the past test scores of our students.

Cost of NMC CBT ToC Registration in Nigeria

We register NMC CBT ToC at 83 pounds including study materials (print or soft copy)

Do I Need To Register Now for NMC CBT ToC Or Get Some Training First? 

It depends on the time you are ready to join the Nursing and Midwifery Council. It is advisable you notify the council ahead of time. So, you will have enough time to adequately prepare and train. Because once you are notified on the date you need to take the test, you need to take it within the set time.

Sample of The NMC ToC Question

You might be curious to know how the NMC ToC questions look like! Here are a few samples of the NMC ToC questions

Structure and Timing of The NMC CBT ToC Test 

The NMC ToC test is composed of two sections: The first section is a computer-based multiple-choice test called CBT. The second section is a practical test called the OSCE. The table below clearly shows the  question types, time and format. 


Section A:Numeracy

Section B: Theory

30 minutes

2 hours and 30 minutes


10 stations

4 stations: APIE

6 skill stations

2 hours 45 minutes

It’s instructive to note that a new version of NMC CBT was launched on the 2nd of August 2021 after the delay caused by COVID 19.

Minimum time required for NMC ToC preparation

You will need to prepare for at least one month. However, the stipulated time is at best indicative as you may require more or less time. It depends entirely on how many years you spent on the practice as a professional.

Acceptability of NMC ToC For Admission Into Schools Abroad

The NMC’s Test of Competence (ToC)  is not used for admission into schools abroad. Rather, it is used to assess the skills and knowledge of people wanting to join the NMC register from overseas or rejoin the NMC register after a long period away from practice.

NMC ToC Score Range

The total obtainable score for NMC ToC is 100%. The TOEFL test is composed of two sections: CBT and OSCE.

Acceptable NMC ToC Score 

The acceptable NMC score is 60%.  

Locations of Approved NMC ToC test centres in Nigeria

NMC ToC computer based test can be taken in Nigeria in any Pearson VUE centre . Other locations may be approved over time. 

Rescheduling NMC ToC Test Registration in Nigeria

You can reschedule your NMC ToC test by sending an email to Pearson VUE weeks before your test date.

Preparation For NMC ToC Test

Here are some tips that can help you with your test preparation:

  1. At least, one month of good preparation is suggested for the NMC ToC test.
  2. Pick a test date that is at least 2 months before your earliest application deadline.
  3. Practise! Practise!! Practise!!! There are more than enough free study materials that are available for your practice. Read and practice thoroughly. 
  4. You can also buy on this website, very affordable video courses for NMC ToC. They are delivered by qualified tutors with more than a decade of experience actively tutoring students all over the world.
  5. Our NMC ToC online training will help you to score very high. It can be group (3-20) or private (one on one). For more information, see NMC ToC online training.

Identification (ID) Requirements for the NMC ToC Test

When you register for your NMC ToC test in Nigeria, you’re required to enter your ID information. The details of your registration must match exactly with those on the ID you are bringing to the test place. If the details don’t match, you will not take the test, and your test fee will not be refunded.  

Acceptable ID For NMC ToC Test in Nigeria

Test takers in Nigeria will need an international passport as an identifying document upon their arrival at the test centre. 

Unacceptable ID Documents For NMC ToC Test

These documents are not acceptable as primary or supplemental ID under any condition:

  1. International driver’s license
  2. Draft classification card
  3. International student ID
  4. Credit/debit card of any sort
  5. Notary-prepared letter or document
  6. Birth certificate
  7. Social Security card
  8. Employee ID card
  9. Any temporary ID card
  10. Diplomatic, consulate or embassy ID card


Note: If your ID document isn’t written in English language and the test centre administrator can’t read it, you will most likely be unable to take the test, and your test fee won’t be refunded. 

NMC ToC Test Duration

The CBT test spans three hours; the check-in process takes 30 minutes. The OSCE lasts for 2 hours 45 minutes which is taken on a different day. 

What To Bring To Your NMC ToC Test Centre

When your online registration is completed, you’ll get a confirmation email with the test date, start time and test centre address. Please print the email confirmation for your registration. You will take the printed email confirmation and your unexpired international passport to the test centre.

How To Confirm NMC ToC Registration Status

You can confirm your registration status by login to your Pearson VUE account with your login details. If you don’t know your login details, simply ask for it from us or the agent that registered you for the exam.

Also, plan to check the status of your registration the day before your test to ensure that none of the registration details has changed (for instance, a different start time or venue than initially scheduled). 

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