NDA I 2015 – Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts the national defence academy exam for selection in the India defence services including Army, Naval Force and Air Force. NDA I Exam is scheduled to be held on April 19, 2015 for the three wings of NDA for 135th Course and 97th India Naval Academy Course, commencing from January 2, 2016.

NDA I 2015

UPSC conducts NDA Exam twice a year. NDA I 2015 is being conducted to fill in as many as 320 NDA vacancies including 208 for Army, 42 for Navy and 70 for Air Force. Besides, around 55 Naval Academy (10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme) vacancies will also be filled up by NDA/NA I 2015 exam.

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Exam Name: National Defense Academy (I)

Commonly Known As: NDA I 2015

Exam Type: National

Exam Category: UG

Conducting Body: Union Public Service Commission

NDA I 2015 Application Form – NDA I 2015 Application Form is available online till January 23, 2015. The Application Procedure of NDA I is a two-step process where candidate needs to fill in the online applications and then remit a payment against application fee to complete the application. The candidates are required to pay Rs. 100 only as NDA I 2015 Application Fee. The fees can be paid either through Bank Challan or Online using Net Banking facility of State Bank of India or via SBI debit/credit cards.

NDA I 2015 Eligibility Criteria – Candidates applying for the defencecourses should be a citizen of India and need to be appearing or have qualified 10+2 board exam. Besides, the candidates must be unmarried and male, and should be born between July 2, 1996 and July 1, 1999.

NDA I 2015 Admit Card – UPSC shall be issuing NDA I 2015 Exam Admit Card three weeks before the commencement of the commencement of exam, i.e. from March 14, 2015. Candidates can download NDA I 2015 E-Admit card from the said date. UPSC declares not to send any hard copy of NDA I 2015 Admit card through post. Candidates appearing for NDA I 2015 need to accompany a valid NDA I 2015 E-Admit card, failing to do so will debar them for appearing in the exam.

NDA I 2015 Exam Pattern – The competitive exam of 5 hours duration is conducted on April 19, 2015 in around 41 cities across India. NDA I 2015 Exam shall have questions from Mathematics and General Ability, carrying total marks of 900. System of Negative Marking is applicable in NDA I 2015 Exam, under which for every incorrect response one-third marks shall be deducted from that total scored. If any candidate responds to any question with more than one option among the four given, it shall also be treated as wrong and negative marking system is applicable to the very question.

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NDA I 2015 Selection Process – The candidates, who qualify the written exam of NDA I 2015, are called for SSB Interview of 900 marks, which will be held in two stages. Stage I comprises of Officer Intelligence Rating (OIR) tests and Picture Perception & Description Test (PP&DT). Stage II consists of Interview, Group Testing Officer Tasks, Psychology Tests and the Conference at the SSB centres.

NDA I 2015 Result – UPSC has declared NDA I 2015 Final Result. Click here to check. UPSC prepared a list of candidates securing a minimum marks for qualifying the competitive exam. The candidates qualifying in the competitive written exam were invited to appear for the SSB Interview for Intelligence and Personality Test. The candidates applying for Air Force Academy needed to undergo PABT (Pilot Aptitude Battery Test) apart from SSB Interviews.

NDA I 2015 Important Dates – UPSC shall be conducting the competitive exam for selection in the defence services courses on April 19, 2015. Candidates appearing for the national defence academy exam on the scheduled date can find other important NDA I 2015 Exam Events and their scheduled dates from the table below

NDA I 2015 Events

Important Dates

Online Applications

December 27, 2014 – January 23, 2015

Issue of Admit Card

Three weeks prior to NDA (I) 2015 Exam, i.e. from March 14, 2015

NDA I 2015 Exam

April 19, 2015


Second week of July 2015 (Tentatively)

SSB interview

September /October 2015 (Tentatively)

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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 :


Hope it helps !


NDA 2020 ke form kb fill honge??

Smrity 7th Apr, 2020


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:


I hope this helps.

All the best!


next time table of NDA examination

Saisrinandan Ch 6th Apr, 2020


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:


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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


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



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

Awanya Dabas 5th Apr, 2020


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:


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