Best books to prepare for NDA 2020 - Applicants preparing for the NDA 2020 must check the best NDA preparation books. Here, NDA books 2020 for both Elementary Mathematics and General Ability Test are available. In these Best NDA books 2020, candidates can find details about chapters and important topics asked in the NDA exam. Aspirants can also check NDA preparation books for the NDA Previous Year's Question Papers trend. For effective preparation and proper time management, candidates must equip themselves with the best books to prepare for NDA 2020. Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will conduct the National Defence Academy I 2020 on April 19 and NDA II on September 6, 2020. For more details about the best books for NDA 2020 preparation applicants can check the article below.
Latest- NDA 1 Admit Card 2020 to be released soon. Cover NDA Syllabus 2020 for better exam preparation.

Best Books to Prepare for NDA 2020

Best Books to prepare for NDA 2020 (I & II)

Aspirants preparing for the exam can check the books to prepare for NDA from the table given below.

Best Books to prepare for NDA 2020 (1 & 2)

Book Name

Author/Publisher

Pathfinder for NDA & NA National Defence Academy Naval Academy Entrance Examination

Arihant

Study Package for NDA/NA Entrance Exam

Tata McGraw-Hill Education India

Chapterwise-Sectionwise Solved Papers NDA & NA

Arihant

Study Package for NDA/NA Entrance Exam

Tata McGraw-Hill Education India

Best Books for NDA 2020 Mathematics

Book Name

Author/Publisher

Quantitative Aptitude for competitive examinations

RS Aggarwal

NDA Entrance Exam

E. S. Ramasamy

Mathematics for NDA/NA: National Defence Academy and Naval Academy

RS Aggarwal

Study Package Mathematics NDA/NA Entrance Exam

Arihant

Best Books for NDA 2020 General Ability Test (GAT)

Book Name

Author/Publisher

Science and Technology in India

Kalpana Rajaram: Spectrum

Oxford School Atlas

Oxford

Social Problems In India (Indian Society – GS1)

Ram Ahuja

Objective General English for Competitive Exams

S.P. Bakshi

General Knowledge

Arihant

General Science Guide for Competitive Exams – CSAT/ NDA/ CDS/ Railways/ SSC/ UPSC/ State PSC/ Defence

Disha

History Of Modern India

Bipan Chandra

NDA Exam Pattern 2020

UPSC NDA exam is conducted for two papers elementary mathematics and general ability test. Candidates have to clear both the papers separately with NDA cutoff marks as prescribed by the exam conducting authorities. Along with the exam pattern, candidates must also check the best books to prepare for NDA 2020. For more details about the exam pattern, candidates can check the table given below.

NDA Exam Pattern 2020

Code

Papers

Subject

No. of Questions

Maximum marks

Duration

1

Paper 1

Mathematics

120

300

2 hours 30 minutes

2

Paper 2

GAT

150

600

2 hours 30 minutes

Total


900

5 hours

NDA Syllabus 2020

To prepare effectively, candidates must know NDA best books 2020 along with the important topics that are listed below in the syllabus. The syllabus has details about chapters and topics asked in the UPSC NDA exam.

Important topics of NDA

Subjects

Topic

General Ability Test

  • Chemistry
  • General Science
  • Current Events
  • Physics
  • History
  • Geography

Mathematics

  • Integration
  • Conic section
  • Probability
  • Permutation combination
  • Sequence and series
  • Differentiation
  • Trigonometry
  • Coordinate Geometry of two and three dimensions
  • Vector
  • Complex number
  • Integration
  • Conic section
  • Probability
  • Mean median mode variance deviation
  • Function

UPSC NDA 2020 Preparation Tips

  • Practice previous year question papers

  • Prepare short notes for last-minute revision.

  • Make a time table for effective preparations and time management.

  • Practice mock tests to boost your calculation speed.

  • Read the newspaper daily to prepare current affairs and English comprehension part.

  • Select the best books to prepare for NDA 2020

NDA Updates and Notifications

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - Best Books to Prepare for NDA 2020

Question: Which book is best for NDA?

Answer:

The best books to prepare for NDA exam is Pathfinder for NDA & NA National Defence Academy Naval Academy Entrance Examination by Arihant publications with all topics explained in detail.

Question: Is Lucent GK enough for NDA?

Answer:

Yes, GK by Lucent publications is enough for NDA preparations.

Question: Which book is best for NDA maths?

Answer:

Candidates can refer to Quantitative Aptitude for competitive examinations by R.S Aggarwal for mathematics preparations.

Question: Which is the best book for clearing the Mathematics?

Answer:

R.S Agarwal book is good for the preparation of Mathematics.

NDA Updates and Articles

Questions related to NDA

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can girl apply for NDA exam???

Megha 7th Apr, 2020

Hello Aspirant !

You cannot apply for NDA entrance exam as per the eligibility criteria.

As , only unmarried males are allowed to give the exam .

You can also visit the official site for more information :

https://upsc.gov.in/examinations/National%20Defence%20Academy%20and%20Naval%20Academy%20Examination%20%28I%29%2C%202019

Hope it helps !

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NDA 2020 ke form kb fill honge??

Smrity 7th Apr, 2020

Hey,

The application for NDA 1 opened on 8th January,2020 and were closed on 28th January,2020.

The form for NDA 2 2020 will probably begin from 10th of June,2020.

keep visiting the official site to stay updated on the dates and examination schedule, link has been provided below:

https://upsc.gov.in/examinations/National%20Defence%20Academy%20and%20Naval%20Academy%20Examination%20%28I%29%2C%202020

I hope this helps.

All the best!


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next time table of NDA examination

Saisrinandan Ch 6th Apr, 2020

Hello,

The notification of NDA/NA (II) 2020 exam will be released by UPSC on their official website, mostly on 10th June,2020.

The submission of applications can be done upto 30th June,2020 and the final exam is scheduled to be conducted on 6th September,2020.

Shall the need arise to change the dates due to COVID-19, the same will be reflected in the notice.

Stay tuned to the UPSC website for notification:

https://www.upsc.gov.in/

For further guidance, you can post questions on Careers360.

Hope this helps.

Thanks.

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can a student apply NDA with subjects maths, economics and commerce in class 11 and 12 ?

Shubham Dhane 5th Apr, 2020

Hello,

The academic qualifications required for the Air wing and Air force is different

  • For Army wing, candidates must have passed Class 12/HSC
  • For Air Force and 10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme of Indian Naval Academy, candidates must have passed Class 12 with Physics and Mathematics

Please click the below link to know more for NDA eligibility criteria

https://competition.careers360.com/exams/nda

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if i take commerce with maths in 11th and 12th can i am eligible for NDA exam and further

Awanya Dabas 5th Apr, 2020

Hey!

According to the NDA Eligibility criteria for NDA Examinations:

For Army wing- The candidate must have passed 10+2 from any recognized board or university.

For Air force and Naval wings- The candidate must have passed 10+2 from any recognized board or university with physics and mathematics as main subjects.

Please visit the below mentioned link for further details about the eligibility criteria:

https://competition.careers360.com/articles/nda-eligibility-criteria

Hope this answer helps!

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