Professional Interview


Engineering Personnel Registration and Guide

COREN ceases to collect hard copy application form for Engineering Personnel Registration. All applications are to be submitted online. 


Please read the following guidelines before you start.

  1. Download the Proposer form

    and Work Experience form

      before you start filling the application form online as this is a requirement among the documents to be uploaded during the registration process. Please ensure and confirm that your two (2) proposers are up to date in the payment of their annual practicing fee. Also, download the New Guidelines for Registration and Examination Score Sheet to assist you during your registration


  2. Click on this link to visit the Registration Page
  3. You are expected to fill all the basic details required before proceeding to pay for your Application/Processing fee online. Always ensure you use a valid email address and phone number when filling the form as this will be used to communicate with you throughout the registration process.
  4. Fill all the basic details. Choose your category as it applies to you. The cost of each category is as indicated., click on the Register button, it will bring up a pop box to verify your payment details. On confirming your payment details, click on Pay button, you will be directed to the Remita Payment Gateway.
  5. You may decide to pay online with your Credit Card or print the Remita Retrieval Reference (RRR) number generated from your Portal and proceed to any of the bank listed on the Remita Payment Gateway page to make payment. On successful payment of either of the payment option, your payment will be automatically updated and registration process activated.
  6. Go back to the COREN website, click on coren portal on top by the right. Enter the Email Address and Password you used when registering to login and Choose the Registered Applicant Option as Login Type.
  7. On successful login, click on Application tab by the left, it will load all the information you are expected to fill.
  8. Click on Profile Info, fill the details under Basic, Contact and Other Information.
  9. Click on all other relevant tab – Education, Work Experience, Membership of Engineering Bodies, Non-Nigerian Extra Info (For Non-Nigerian only).
  10. Click on Document tab to upload relevant document. You are required to scan and upload Original Copies of your Credentials. No single upload must be more than 500kb.

        For applicants writing Professional Interview, One (1) hard copy of the WORK EXPERIENCE REPORT must be submitted at least two weeks before the interview date at the designated States offices nearest to the examination centers and softcopy sent to . Candidates are to bring One (1) hard copy to the examination center

  1. Applicants registered with COREN as a Technologist can apply as an Engineer one year after obtaining their PGD from a COREN accredited university. This arrangement ceases after December 2021.
  2. When done, click on the review application.
  3. Click on the submit tab under the preview application.
  4. Move to the right and finally click on SUBMIT APPLICATION.
  5. Applicants with Professional Qualification are to request their institution to send their TRANSCRIPT. They are not to submit WORK EXPERIENCE REPORT.
  6. When approved, enter the Email Address and Password you used when registering to login and Choose the Registered Applicant Option as Login Type to make payment, download, fill and upload the acceptance and declaration forms and submit. When activated, login and download your notification letter.


You will need to request your transcript to be sent directly from your school to COREN through any of the following means:

 Electronic Delivery: Request and deliver your electronic transcripts from your school directly to us through the

ETX-NG network – CLICK HERE to proceed


Manual Delivery:

Send manual copies to (The Registrar, Council for the Regulation of Engineering in Nigeria, 22 Addis Ababa Crescent Wuse Zone 4, P.O.Box 8461, Wuse, Abuja).


e-transcripts using the school’s official email address to

  1. For complaints/support, you may visit the nearest COREN Office or send email to,

call: Head MIS for Technical issues on 07088697792 only on working days between 8 am – 4 pm.


Complaints/Support on Issues of Payments call Accounts on 07016833173

Complaints on Issues  pertaining to Status of application/Transcript call

Registration on 07088697820


For Nigerian Applicants – 6 Months

For Expatriates – 3 Months