NDA Result 2020 - Download NDA 1 Scorecard @upsc.gov.in
NDA Result 2020 - National Defence Academy exam for written exam will be announced by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) in last week of July, 2020 in PDF at its official website - upsc.gov.in. The NDA 2020 result PDF will contain the roll number and names of all the qualified candidates. Candidate who will be considered qualified as per the result of NDA 2020 will further have to appear for the SSB Interview. Only those candidates will be considered qualified in NDA result 2020 who will secure the minimum qualifying as well as the cut off. The authorities will release the final NDA 2020 result, taking the combined performance of the candidates in the written exam and interview round. Candidates standing high on merit in the final result will be shortlisted for the final merit list and will be recommended for NDA. TO know more about the NDA result 2020, go through the article below. NDA 2020 exam is scheduled to be held on April 19 in pen and paper mode at various centres in 41 different cities of the country. The exam is conducted to fill up officer level vacancies in the Army, Navy and Air Force.
NDA Result 2020 Overview
Name of Exam
Name of Exam Conducting Body
UPSC (Union Public Selection Commission)
Full Name of NDA
National Defence Academy
Purpose of Conducting NDA Examination
Select Candidates for Admission to NDA/INA
Level of NDA Exam
NDA I -
NDA I- June 14, 2020
NDA II - September 6, 2020
NDA Result 2020
NDA I: Jul, 2020
NDA II: To be announced
How to check NDA 2020 Result?
Visit the official website upsc.gov.in
The screen will open the homepage of UPSC
Click on NDA result 2020 link
The screen will then flash NDA 2020 result PDF
The result of NDA will contain the roll numbers and names of the qualified candidates
Press Ctrl+F and enter your roll number to know if qualified
Roll number if found in the PDF, means qualified
Now, download and save the NDA result 2020 PDF file
Details mentioned in NDA Result PDF
Candidates can find the following details in the NDA 2020 result PDF:
Name of the qualified candidates
Roll numbers of the qualified candidates
NDA Scorecard 2020
The examination authorities will release the scorecard of NDA after the completion of the SSB Interview. Candidates will be able to download their scorecard within 30 days from the date of its release.The scorecard will be available in online mode at the official website. Candidates will be able to download the NDA scorecard using login credentials. The NDA 2020 scorecard card will contain the following details:
Details Mentioned in NDA Scorecard 2020
The scorecard of NDA will display the following details.
Name of candidates
Sectional and overall score
NDA Marking Scheme
As per the marking scheme of NDA, the total marks of the written exam will be calculated out of a total of 900 marks. The exam conducting authorities will prepare the list of only those candidates who will secure the minimum qualifying marks.
The marking scheme of NDA is as follows:
Candidates will awarded 4 marks for each correct answer in General Ability Test (GAT)
For each correct answer in Mathematics, candidates will get 2.5 marks.
Negative marking is applicable for wrong responses.
In case of wrong response, 0.33 marks will be deducted.
Calculation of NDA 2020 Scores
In order to calculate the total marks secured by the candidates in the written exam, candidates can use the formula mentioned below:
Formula to calculate section-wise marks
Marks secured in GAT = Total no. of correct answers (x 4) – Total no. of incorrect answers (x 0.33)
Marks secured in Maths - Total no. of correct answers (x 2.5) Total no. of incorrect answers (x 0.33)
What After The NDA 2020 Result Declaration for Written Exam?
After the declaration of the written test result of NDA 2020, the shortlisted candidates will have to appear for SSB Interview for Intelligence and Personality Test. SSB Interview is conducted in the following two stages:
NDA Result 2020 - SSB Interview
Officers Intelligence Rating (OIR) Test and Picture Perception & Description Test (PP & DT)
Group Testing Officers tasks, Psychology tests, and the Conference
Candidates qualifying in both stages have to submit their original certificates along with one photo-identity proof.
NDA 2020 Result - Screening for Physical Fitness
After completion of SSB Interview, selected candidates are sent for medical screening where their physical fitness required for the job is assessed by the medical officer.
NDA Result 2020 Qualifying Marks
In order to qualify in the NDA 2020 exam, candidates must secure marks equal to or more than 25% marks in each subject. The General Ability Test is conducted for a total of 600 marks wherein candidates must secure at least 150 marks to qualify. The Mathematics paper is conducted for a total of 300 marks wherein candidates need to secure 75 marks to qualify. However, securing just the qualifying marks would not get them shortlisted in the final merit list. Candidates will also have to secure the minimum cut of NDA 2020 to be finally recommended for the getting admission in their NDA/NA.
NDA Result 2020 Merit List
Candidates will be placed in a single combined merit list on the basis of total marks secured by them in the written examination and SSB tests. Final allocation of candidates is done based on candidates eligibility, medical fitness, rank in the merit list and preferences given by them.
NDA Cut off 2020
Along with securing the minimum qualifying marks, candidates will also have to secure the NDA 2020 cut off marks. The authorities determine the NDA cut off 2020 to shortlist the candidates on the merit basis. The cut off of NDA is determined depending on the total number of candidates taking the test, total vacancies and the difficulty level of the test.
Previous Year NDA Cut off - 2019
Written exam (out of 900)
Final Cut off (Out off 1800)
NDA (I) 2019
342 (With at least 25% marks in each subject)
to be released
To be released
UPSC releases the answer key of NDA after conducting all the stages of the selection process. The official answer key of NDA will contain question IDs for all sets and their correct answer options. However, leading coaching institutes will release the unofficial answer key of NDA within a few hours from the conclusion of the examination. Candidates can check NDA answer keys provided by several coaching institutes for both Maths and GAT separately. Candidates can calculate their scores by counting the number of correct and incorrect responses by checking them against the correct answers provided in the NDA answer key. Thus, they will be able to predict the possibility of qualifying the test before NDA result 2020 the declaration.
NDA Salary 2020
As knowing the salary of NDA is important for the aspiring candidates, we bring the stipend, salary and career growth for NDA across different levels of posts below.
Fixed Stipend for Cadet Training
Stipend to Gentlemen Cadets during the entire duration of training in Service Academies i.e. during the training period at IMA.
Rs 56,100/- p.m.*
(Starting pay in Level 10)
* On successful commissioning, the pay in the pay matrix of the Officer commissioned shall be fixed in first Cell of Level 10 and the period of training shall not be treated as commissioned service and arrears on account of admissible allowances, as applicable, for the training period shall be paid to cadets.
NDA 2020 Pay Scale
Pay Level (in Rs.)
Lt to Maj
Lt - Level 10 (56,100 – 1,77,500)Capt - Level 10 B (61,300-1,93,900)Maj - Level 11 (69,400 – 2,07,200)
Lt Col to Maj Gen
Lt Col - Level 12A (1,21,200 – 2,12,400) Col - Level 13 (1,30,600-2,15,900)Brig - Level 13A (1,39,600-2,17,600) Maj Gen - Level 14 (1,44,200-2,18,200)
Lt GenHAG Scale
Level 15 (1, 82, 200-2,24,100)
Level 16 (2,05,400 – 2,24,400)
VCOAS/Army Cdr/ LtGen(NFSG)
Level 17 (2,25,000/-) (fixed)
Level 18 (2,50,000/-) (fixed)
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Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - NDA Result 2020 - Download NDA 1 Scorecard @upsc.gov.in
Question: How can I check my result of NDA 2020?
NDA 2020 result has been released online on the official website of UPSC. Candidates have to download the result pdf where the roll numbers and names of the qualified candidates are available.
Question: Where can I check NDA 1 result 2020?
Candidates can check NDA result on the official website of UPSC - upsc.gov.in.
Question: What is the pass mark in NDA exam 2020?
There are no such fixed pass marks prescribed by UPSC. But as per the previous year cutoff trend, it may be expected that candidates must score at least 25% of the maximum marks in NDA exam mathematics paper to clear the exam.
Question: What are the stages of NDA 2020 result?
NDA result 2020 is released in two stages. Initially, the commission releases the result of written exam followed by the declaration of the final result.
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When is the date of NDA EXAM PAPER 1 OF 2020
NDA I was supposed to be on April but it is now postponed and there are no official dates announced yet by the authoritites that when it will be re scheduled. Though i will provide you with the dates of NDA II
Release Date of form- 10 JUN'20
Last date to apply - 30 JUN'20
Exam date- 6 Sep'20
best book for self preparation for NDA without any coaching and apear in exam
Best books to prepare for NDA without any coaching through self study are as follows:-
@Previous Year Papers
- Pathfinder for NDA & NA National Defence Academy Naval Academy Entrance Examination - Arihant Publications
- Study Package for NDA/NA Entrance Exam - Tata McGraw-Hill Education India
- Chapter wise-Section wise Solved Papers NDA & NA - Arihant
- Study Package for NDA/NA Entrance Exam - Tata McGraw-Hill Education India
- 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 Publications
- Science and Technology in India - Kalpana Rajaram: Spectrum
- Oxford School Atlas - Oxford Publications
- Social Problems In India (Indian Society – GS1) - Ram Ahuja
- Objective General English for Competitive Exams - S.P. Bakshi
- General Knowledge - Arihant Publications
- General Science Guide for Competitive Exams – CSAT/ NDA/ CDS/ Railways/ SSC/ UPSC/ State PSC/ Defence - Disha Publications
- History Of Modern India - Bipan Chandra
Refer here for more info - https://competition.careers360.com/articles/best-books-prepare-for-nda
Feel free to ask doubts in the Comment Section.
I hope this information helps you.
Can I play cricket and do NDA as I am playing cricket
Dear aspirant,there is no sports quota in NDA in general, you have to appear for written and SSB, to qualify NDA.
However, you can go for Indian Navy through sports quota, but there are certain criterias. Check out the official website to match up your eligibility
I hope this helps you!
when a girl can apply for nda. After 12th or after any course.
No, female candidates are not eligible to appear in NDA.Only male candidates are eligible.You can join Indian Army, Indian Navy, Indian Airforce after graduation.There are various exams such as CDS, AFCAT and INET so you after passing in graduation you can get in defence through various entries.
Can we apply NDA after doing any other course like bsc.
The education qualification required for a candidate to apply for Army Wing of NDA is 12th passed by State Education Board or a University and for Air Force and Naval Wings of NDA AND 10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme of Indian Naval Academy 12th passed (Physics and Mathematics) by State Education Board or a University but the Maximum age limit as per NDA 2020 eligibility criteria is 19.5 years. So if your age is below 19.5 years you are eligible. Please click the below link to know more.