NDA Answer Key 2018
Anangsha Patra, 10 Sep 2018, #NDA

NDA Answer Key 2018 - The answer key of NDA for Mathematics and General Ability Test (GAT) is available now. Candidates can download here the answer key of NDA for all sets of test booklets A, B, C, D. NDA answer key is released by coaching institutes like Major Kalsi, Aim & Achieve, Cavalier, Gyan Sagar Institute, Indus Academy etc. Using NDA 2018 answer key, candidates can check the correct answers to questions asked in the exam from Mathematics and General Ability Test (GAT). On the basis of correct and incorrect responses, they can calculate their probable score.

According to the marking scheme, for each correct answer in Mathematics and GAT, candidates will score 2.5 and 4 marks, respectively. While, for the incorrect answer in Mathematics and GAT, 1/3 marks will be deducted as penalty. NDA 2 was conducted on September 9, 2018. The official answer key of NDA will be released by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) after the declaration of final result. This article has explained the procedure to download the answer key, marking scheme and calculation of score in details. 

 

NDA Answer Key 2018 Dates

Events

Dates

NDA 2 exam

September 9, 2018

Release of NDA answer key by coaching institutes

September 9, 2018

Release of official NDA 2 answer key

July, 2019

How to download NDA Answer Key 2018?

The answer key of NDA is available online in PDF format. Candidates can download the answer key in the following manner.

  • Click on the institute-wise links of NDA answer key given below.

  • The answer key is  available for all sets of test booklets as per subjects

  • Candidates have to select the set provided to them during the exam for Mathematics and GAT.

  • Download and save UPSC NDA/NA answer key

NDA Answer Key 2018 by Coaching Institutes

Institutions

Mathematics

General Ability Test (GAT)

Major Kalshi

Download here (All Sets)

Download here (All Sets)

Aim & Achieve

Code A

Code B

Code C

Code D

Code A

Code B

Code C

Code D

Cavalier

Download here (All Sets)

Available Soon

 

Previous Years’ NDA/NA 2 Answer Key

Institutions

Answer Keys

Major Kalshi

Click Here

Gyan Sagar Institute

Click Here

Defense Dreamers

Click Here (Maths)

Indus Academics

Click Here

Cavalier

Click Here (Maths)

 

Click Here (GAT)

NDA 1 Answer Key 2018 By Baalnoi

 

Institutions

Answer Key

 

Baalnoi

Set A

Set B

Set C

Set D

Click Here

Click Here

Click Here

Click Here

NDA 1 Answer Key 2018 By Cavalier

Subjects

Answer key (all sets)

Mathematics

Click Here

GAT

Click Here

NDA Answer Key 2018 by UPSC

The exam conducting authority, UPSC releases NDA answer key after the declaration of result. Candidates can download official NDA answer key below.

 

NDA 2 Answer Key 2018 (Official)

Subjects

Answer Key

Mathematics

Available Soon

GAT

Available Soon

NDA 1 Answer Key 2017 (Official)

Subjects

Answer Key

Mathematics

Click Here

GAT

Click Here

NDA 2 Answer Key 2016(Official)

Subjects

Answer Key

Mathematics

Click Here

GAT

Click Here

How to use NDA Answer Key 2018 for calculating scores?

Candidates can use NDA answer key for checking the correct answers and calculating their probable score. The formula to calculate the probable score is given below:

 

Total score= Marks for correct answer – Marks for the incorrect answer

NDA Marking Scheme

The marking scheme of NDA has been prescribed by the UPSC. Check below NDA marking scheme to get an idea of calculation of scores.

 

Official marking scheme of NDA

Specifications

Mathematics

GAT

Total marks

300

600

Total questions

120

150

Correct answer

2.5

4

Incorrect answer

1/3

1/3

NDA 2 Question Papers 2018

The question papers for all sets of Mathematics and GAT has been made available for candidates. The links to download NDA 2 question papers are given in the table below.

 

NDA 2 Question Papers 2018

Paper

NDA 2 Question Papers 2018

Code A

Code B

Code C

Code D

Mathematics

Click Here

Click Here

Click Here

Click Here

GAT

Available soon

Click Here

Click Here

Click Here

NDA 1 Question Papers 2018

Subjects

Question Papers

Mathematics

Download Here

GAT

Download Here

NDA Result 2018

The result of NDA 2 will be declared in December 2018. NDA result will be available online in the form of PDF. On the basis of the result of the written exam, candidates will be selected for SSB Interview. The final NDA II result will be declared in July.

NDA Cut off 2018

The cutoff of NDA is the minimum qualifying marks that candidates have to secure to qualify the examination and become eligible for the next stage of the selection process. NDA cut off for each stage is released after the declaration of final result. The commission decides cutoff for the written stage as well as for final selection. NDA 2018 cutoff for the written examination is decided out of 900 marks. Candidates have to secure at least 25% in each subject. In 2017, the cutoff for the written exam was 258. NDA cutoff for final selection is calculated out of 1800 marks. It is decided based on the marks secured by the last candidate in the order of merit. Last year, the final selection cutoff of NDA was 624. The previous years’ NDA cutoff is given below.

NDA 2 Cut off 2017

Minimum qualifying standard/marks at the written stage (Out of 900)

Marks secured by the last candidate in the Merit order (out of 1800 marks)

258 (With at least 25% marks in each subject)

624 

NDA 1 Cut off 2016

Minimum qualifying standard approved at the written stage (Out of 900 marks)

Marks secured by the last finally recommended candidate (Out of 1800 marks)

288 (With at least 25% marks in each Subject)

656

National Defence Academy or Naval Academy examination commonly known as NDA/NA is a national level defence examination conducted by UPSC for candidates who wish to pursue their career as commissioned officers in Army, Navy and Air Force and Indian Naval Academy Course (INAC). The examination is held twice in a year – April and September. Lakhs of candidates appear for NDA/NA examination.

 

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