NDA II 2015
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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 Answer Key released


Exam Name: National Defense Academy

Commonly Known As: NDA


Exam Type: National


Exam Category: UG


Conducting Body: Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)


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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 2016 can also check below links:


NDA 2016

NDA 2016 Important Dates

NDA 2016 Eligibility Criteria


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NDA Mein selection kitne number par Hota Hai aur SSB test kitne din ka rahata hai

Piyush Dixit 15th Oct, 2019

Dear Candidates

As per previous year cut off of NDA exam, NDA 1 cut off for written exam was 338 while for NDA 2 it was 325. While candidates who made their name in final selection for NDA 1 secured 705 marks while for NDA 2 it was 688.

Candidates who are preparing for NDA exam can check, how to prepare for NDA


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Aditya kumar Student Expert 15th Oct, 2019
Hello there!


I am extremely sorry to tell you but I didn't get your question but I think you are asking something about NDA. To be eligible for NDA candidates need to be between 16.5 to 19.5 years of age. The selection process of NDA exam comprises two stages written and Service Selection Board (SSB) Interview. For Army wing, Candidates applying should be 12th pass or 10+2 pattern of School Education or equivalent examination . To be eligible for Air Force, Navy and Cadet Entry Scheme at the Indian Naval Academy, Candidates applying Air Force and Naval Wings of National Defence Academy and for the 10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme at the Indian Naval Academy must be 12 th or equivalent examination with Physics and Mathematics. For more and detailed information go through https://competition.careers360.com/exams/nda

passing marks for nda 2019 only for maths and gta

Yash Dev Student Expert 13th Oct, 2019
Hello student NDA 2019 cutt off around 340 to 360.
Cutt off marks will be given out of total marks 900.
Students need to secure 25-30%marks in each paper minimum.
Students who clear the cutt off are eligible for SSB interview.
SSB interview will be of total marks 900.

Feel free to comment if you have any doubt.
Good luck

sir/mam girls are eligible for NDA exam during 12th board, next year in January 2020 the application of NDA form will declared and in april exam will conducted and in next year means 2020 i will clear my 12th board with PCM so plz tell me i m eligible or not for NDA exam

Priyaanka Sarkar Student Expert 12th Oct, 2019

Dear Vaishnavi, unfortunately NDA is only for unmarried Male Candidates. Female Candidates cannot apply for NDA. Girls are only eligible for Officers Training Academy. You can write the NCC Special entry exam if you are a NCC Women Cadet.

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