What is NDA?

The National Defence Academy commonly known as NDA is conducted twice a year by the Union Public Service Commission for recruitment into the Indian Military Academy, Indian Naval Academy and Indian Air Force Academy. Successful candidates are admitted into the respective academies after they are selected by the Services Selection Board (SSB). The N..Read More

NDA Application Details

  • The application form of NDA can be submitted online from UPSC website

  • Candidate should read the instructions carefully before making any entry or selecting options

  • Candidate should supply all the required details while filling up the online form. Mandatory fields are marked with * (asterisk) sign

  • The filling of online application contains two parts

  • In Part I registration, candidate will have to fill basic information. On submission of details, candidate will have to cross check the details and make correction, if any, in the application form

  • Part-II Registration consists of filling up Payment details (except for fee exempted candidates), selection of examination centre, uploading of Photograph and Signature and agreeing to declaration

  • When ‘I agree’ button is pressed, a page with Registration No. will be generated

  • Please note down registration number or take a print out of the page

  • The application is incomplete without payment, selection of centre, uploading of scanned photograph & signature and agreed for declaration

  • Candidates can pay application fee online through SBI net banking or by cash through SBI bank challan or through credit card/debit card

  • On successful completion of your complete application, an auto-generated email will be sent on your registered email-id

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NDA Eligibility Criteria

Age Limit:

  • The upper limit is 19 year 6 months for appearing in NDA

Educational Qualification:

  • Candidates who are appearing in the 12th Class under the 10+2 pattern of School Education or equivalent examination can also apply for NDA

  • Army Wing of National Defence Academy: Passed class 12 under 10+2 pattern of School Education or equivalent examination conducted by a State Education Board or a University

  • Air Force and Naval Wings of National Defence Academy: Passed class 12 under 10+2 pattern of School Education or equivalent with Physics and Mathematics conducted by a State Education Board or a University

  • 10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme at the Indian Naval Academy: Passed class 12 under 10+2 pattern of School Education or equivalent with Physics and Mathematics conducted by a State Education Board or a University

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NDA Exam Fee

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NDA Exam Pattern

Mode of Exam: Offline
Exam Format: Objective
Number of Sections: Three
NDA Exam Section Number of TopicsNumber of QuestionsSection Score
Mathematics
10120300
General Mental Ability- English
451200
General Mental Ability- GK
7101400
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Nani Teja 2 days ago

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Nani TejaLast Seen: 16 hours 50 min agoJoined on: 24-May-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

I want to join in NDA air force for aeronautical but exam is in Sept. Anyhow, I need to join in some engg in July. What shall I do now?

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Akhileshwar MLast Seen: 1 day 6 hours agoJoined on: 23-May-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation
Hello there!!Its better you join a college and start your undergraduate studies.And you can also appear for the NDA exam in September.If you clear the exam and SSB and are also medically fit then, you...Read More

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Akash meena 2 days ago

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Akash MeenaLast Seen: 1 day 16 hours agoJoined on: 24-May-2018Education Interest: Degree ProgrammesEducation Level: Class 12

Hi sir , mene 12th class rbse se pass ke h and mere result me 58.80% bne h to kya me NDA ka exam form bhr skta hu

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Minshul Gupta 2 days ago

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Minshul GuptaLast Seen: 7 hours 16 min agoJoined on: 18-May-2018Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: In Graduation

ye syou can fill the form for nda thers is no suchh issue you will face regarding the submission of nda for. so need not to worry. all the best, have a great future ahead.

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VIVEK 2 days ago

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VIVEKLast Seen: 1 day 15 hours agoJoined on: 24-May-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

Sir i am student of class 11th . Can i take part in nda exam 2018?

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Akhileshwar MLast Seen: 1 day 6 hours agoJoined on: 23-May-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation
Hello there!!Yes,you can write the exam.But even you qualify the exam,you are not eligible for further selection as you won't be in possession of your 12th standard certificates.But there is no harm i...Read More

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Mayank yadav 3 days ago

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Mayank YadavLast Seen: 2 days 18 hours agoJoined on: 16-Nov-2017Education Interest: B.E /Btech.Education Level: Class 12

On which date nda 2018 result will be declare?? In may or July

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Anangsha Patra 20 hours ago

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Anangsha PatraLast Seen: 14 hours 8 min agoJoined on: 07-Feb-2018Education Interest: Degree ProgrammesEducation Level: Class 12
Hello,The result of NDA written exam will be declared in July, 2018. The result will be available online. The roll numbers of candidates selected for SSB interview will be provided in PDF format. ...Read More

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Himakshi SarmaLast Seen: 4 days 14 hours agoJoined on: 21-May-2018Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Graduate & Above

I want to know which institute will be good for preparing entrance exams to join for Banking, SSC and other Government Jobs?

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richa dutta 5 days ago

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Richa DuttaLast Seen: 4 days 14 hours agoJoined on: 21-May-2018Education Interest: CompetitionEducation Level: In Graduation
If you are looking for quality BANK EXAMS - BANK PO, BANK CLERICAL, SSC  & other government jobs coaching in Guwahati then go for IMS Guwahati, Assam. Many of my friends have studied in IMS G...Read More

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