NDA II 2015 – Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducted the common entrance exam – NDA II 2015 – on September 27 for the 10+2 pass and appearing candidates who are looking to join the Indian Army, Navy and Air Force wings of National Defence Academy (NDA). The exam is held twice a year. NDA II 2015 will be conducted on September 27 to fill a total of 320 NDA vacancies including 208 for Army, 42 for Navy and 70 for Air Force. A total of 55 Naval Academy vacancies will also be filled up by NDA/NA (II) 2015 exam.

NDA II 2015

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Exam Name: National Defense Academy

Commonly Known As: NDA

Exam Type: National

Exam Category: UG

Conducting Body: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)

NDA II 2015 Selection Process – Aspirants have to qualify the written exam to be able to be called for SSB round, which will be held in two stages. While Stage I consists of Officer Intelligence Rating (OIR) tests and Picture Perception & Description Test (PP&DT), Stage II comprises Interview, Group Testing Officer Tasks, Psychology Tests and the Conference.

NDA II 2015 Eligibility Criteria – To be eligible for applying for admission in the Defence job courses, candidates must be the citizen of India, and are appearing or have qualified 10+2 exam.

Age limit and gender for the candidates under NDA II 2015 Eligibility Criteria:

  • Aspirant must be an unmarried male

  • Born between January 2, 1997 and January 1, 2000

Educational qualification for the candidates under NDA II 2015 Eligibility Criteria:

  • For Army wing - 12th Class pass of 10+2 pattern or equivalent

  • For Air Force and Navel wings - 12th Class pass of 10+2 pattern or equivalent with Physics and Mathematics

NDA II 2015 Application Form – NDA II 2015 Application Form was available online from June 20 to July 17, 2015. NDA II 2015 application fee was of Rs 100, which could be paid either by depositing the money in any Branch of SBI by cash, or by using net banking facility of State Bank of India/ State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur/State Bank of Hyderabad/State Bank of Mysore/ State Bank of Patiala / State Bank of Travancore or by using Visa/Master Credit/ Debit Card.

Note: SC/ST candidates / Sons of JCOs/NCOs/ORs as specified in NDA notification are exempted from payment of fee.

NDA II 2015 Important Dates– UPSC has announced the important dates of NDA II. Candidates must note them carefully, so that they do not miss out any important event regarding the recruitment process. NDA II 2015 Important Dates are given below:

  • Last date of NDA II 2015 Application Form - July 17, 2015

  • Written exam for NDA II 2015 - September 27, 2015

  • Admit Card of NDA II - September

  • Result of NDA II - November

NDA II 2015 Exam Pattern – The NDA II entrance exam will be of 5 hours duration, carrying questions from Mathematics and General Ability, with a total of 900 marks. All the questions will be based on 10+2 standard. For every wrong answer marked in the answer-sheet, one third of the mark will be deducted. Check more about Exam Pattern of NDA II 2015 below:

As per NDA II 2015 Exam Pattern, Paper I – Mathematics with maximum duration of two and half hours, will carry maximum 300 marks and Paper II – General Ability Test with maximum duration of two and half hours, will carry maximum 600 marks.

NDA II 2015 Admit Card – The UPSC will make available Admit Card of NDA II written exam for downloading tentatively in September. The admit card will be available online for downloading and will not be sent to any candidate by any other way. Candidates without their admit card will not be allowed in the examination hall. They must retain their admit card safe with them throughout the recruitment process.

NDA II 2015 Result – UPSC has announced the Result of NDA II written exam on January 2, 2016. Now, the shortlisted candidates will be called for SSB Interview round. Candidates who qualify the SSB interview round will be able to get admission to defence job courses.

Candidates want to apply for National Defense Academy can also check below links:


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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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