How to do your NYSC biometrics online yourself


This article explains the step by step guides to easily complete your NYSC registration and biometrics online yourself with the accessories and tools required. As a future NYSC corps member (PCM) in 2024 and beyond, it’s crucial to complete your biometrics as part of the NYSC registration process. Here, we’ll guide you through the process in a clear and concise manner.

However, the method to thumbprint directly from your computer’s web browser is no longer supported. A digital fingerprint scanner is an alternative tool you can use.

A digital fingerprint scanner


Here are what you will need to complete the NYSC online registration and biometrics:

  1. An internet-connected computer.
  2. You will also need a digital persona 4500 fingerprint scanner.
  3. Valid passport photograph.

NYSC Biometrics Registration

Follow these steps to complete your NYSC online registration and biometrics:

  • Visit the NYSC biometric client webpage to download and installBiometric Clien Software” on your computer.
  • Next, plug the digital fingerprint scanner to your computer via the USB port.
  • Now, launch the Biometric Client Software programme. The programme will guide you through how to scanner your fingers.

Note: No license or additional software is required for registration and fingerprint capture.

Complete your NYSC online registration

Follow these steps to complete your NYSC online registration. Now, you will need to proceed with the registration on the NYSC portal. On the portal, you’ll be prompted to complete the NYSC biometrics section. The Biometric Client software will seamlessly integrate with the registration portal to capture your fingerprints electronically.