About NDA 2021
NDA 1 notification 2021 has been released on December 30, 2020 along with the NDA 2021 application form. Candidates can fill the NDA application form 2021 at the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) official website. The last date to fill the NDA 1 2021 application form is January 19, 2021. NDA 2021 exam will be conducted on April 18, 2021. As per the NDA eligibility criteria 2021, 12th passed candidates between 16.5 to 19.5 years can fill the application form. Candidates need to fill the application form of NDA in two parts - Registration Part 1 and Part 2. Applicants need to pay the NDA application fee of Rs. 100/-. However, SC/ST and other reserved category candidates are exempted from the fee payment.
Latest NDA 1 Updates - NDA 1 2021 application form released; apply till January 19
Candidates preparing for NDA 2021 just check the NDA question papers 2021 for their effective preparations. NDA selection process comprises a written exam followed by an SSB interview and medical examination. NDA 2021 written exam comprises two papers - Mathematics and General Ability Test (GAT). The duration of each test is 2 hours and 30 minutes. Maximum marks allotted to the written exam is 900. Candidates who clear the written exam will be called for an SSB interview.
What is NDA?
Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts the National Defence Academy (NDA) & Naval Academy exam twice every year in April and September. NDA exam is conducted for the admission of the candidates in National Defence Academy and Naval Academy.
NDA 2021 Highlights
|Full Exam Name||National Defence Academy & Naval Academy Examination|
|Short Exam Name||NDA|
|Conducting Body||Union Public Service Commission|
|Frequency of Conduct||2 times a year|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Application Fee (General)||100 Rs [Online] +1 More|
|Mode of Exam||Offline|
|Mode of Counselling||Offline|
|Exam Duration||30 Minutes|
|Number of Seats||400 Seats|
NDA 2021 Important Dates
NDA (Session Apr 2021)
Upcoming Dates and Events
30 Dec, 2020 - 19 Jan, 2021
Application | Mode: Online Ongoing
18 Apr, 2021
Exam | Mode: Offline
Past Dates and Events
30 Dec, 2020
Advertisement | Mode: Online
NDA (Session Sep 2020)
Upcoming Dates and Events
09 Jun, 2021
Advertisement | Mode: Online
The exam conducting authority prescribes the NDA eligibility criteria in the official notification. Candidates must check the NDA eligibility before filling the application form of NDA 2021. NDA eligibility criteria 2021 comprises various factors like Nationality, Age Limit, Educational qualification, marital status and others. Candidates can check more details about NDA eligibility from the table given below.
NDA Eligibility Criteria 2021
1. A Citizen of India
2. A subject of Nepal
3. A subject of Bhutan
4. A Tibetan refugee who moved to India, before January 1, 1962, with the intention of settling here permanently
5. A person of Indian origin who has migrated from the below-specified countries, with the intention of permanently settling in India.
16.5 to 19.5 years
|For Indian Army - Passed Class 12 from State Education Board or a University|
For Air Force and Naval - Passed 12th class with Physics and Mathematics from State Education Board or a University
For Army, Navy, and Naval Academy - 157 cm (minimum)
For Air Force - 162.5 cm (minimum)
Mode of Application : Online
Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card | Other
UPSC has released the NDA 2021 application form on December 30, 2020 at its official website. Candidates need to fill the NDA application form in two parts - Registration part 1 and Registration part 2. NDA Apply online Part 1 comprises filling basic details like category, father's name, mother’s name, date of birth, and others. After successful registration candidates will receive the application number on their registered mobile number and email id.
After completing registration part 1, candidates need to log in with their application number and date of birth. In NDA registration part 2 candidates need to fill in the education qualification, communication details, and other information. After filling in all the details candidates need to upload the signature and photograph as per the specifications. Candidates also need to upload one valid photo ID proof in the application form. After submitting all the details candidates can submit their application form.
Details and Documents Required To Fill the NDA Application Form 2021
- Scanned image of the photograph
- Scanned image of the photograph
- Aadhar Card
- Credit/Debit Card details
- Valid email ID
- Active mobile number
- Class 10th mark sheet
How To Fill NDA Application Form
- Visit the UPSC official website.
- Click on the “Registration Part 1”.
- Fill details in the registration form.
- Login with application number and date of birth.
- Fill details in the application form.
- Upload photograph, signature and photo ID proof
- Pay the application fee
- Preview and submit the application form
NDA Application Fee
Along with the filling of the NDA application form, candidates must also pay the requisite application fee as per their category. The table below contains the category wise application fee that must be paid by the candidates.
NDA Application Fee
General and OBC
SC/ST candidates/Sons of JCOs/NCOs/ORs
Exempted from fee payment
Withdrawal of NDA 2021 Application Form
The exam authorities also provide the facility to withdraw the application form for those who fill the application form and later change their mind to not take the NDA 2021 exam. Candidates must note that on withdrawal of the application form, the fee paid by them will not be refunded in any case.
|General, OBC||Offline, Online||Male||₹ 100|
NDA Paper 1 Syllabus
|Concept of set, operations on sets, Venn diagrams|
|De Morgan laws, Cartesian product, relation, equivalence relation|
|Representation of real numbers on a line|
|Complex numbers-basic properties, modulus, argument, cube roots of unity|
|Binary system of numbers|
|Conversion of a number in decimal system to binary system and vice-versa|
|Arithmetic, geometric, and harmonic progressions|
|Quadratic equations with real coefficients|
|Solution of linear inequations of two variables by graphs|
|Permutation and combination|
|Binomial theorem and its applications|
|Logarithms and their applications|
Matrices and determinants
|Types of matrices, operations on matrices|
|Determinant of a matrix, basic properties of determinants|
|Adjoint and inverse of a square matrix, applications-solution of a system of linear equations in two or three unknowns by Cramer’s rule and by matrix method|
|Angles and their measures in degrees and in radians|
|Trigonometric identities sum and difference formula|
|Multiple and sub-multiple angles|
|Inverse trigonometric functions|
|Applications-height and distance, properties of triangles|
Analytical geometry of two and three dimensions
|Rectangular Cartesian coordinate system|
|Equation of a line in various forms|
|Angle between two lines|
|Distance of a point from a line|
|Equation of a circle in standard and in general form|
|Standard forms of parabola, ellipse, and hyperbola|
|Eccentricity and axis of a conic|
|Point in a three dimensional space, distance between two points|
|Direction cosines and direction ratios|
|Equation two points|
|Equation of a plane and a line in various forms|
|Angle between two lines and angle between two planes|
|Equation of a sphere|
|Concept of a real valued function-domain, range, and graph of a function|
|Composite functions, one to one, onto, and inverse functions|
|Notion of limit, standard limits-examples|
|Continuity of functions-examples, algebraic operations on continuous functions|
|Derivative of function at a point, geometrical, and physical interpretation of a derivative-applications|
|Derivatives of sum, product, and quotient of functions, derivative of a function with respect to another function, derivative of a composite function|
|Second order derivatives|
|Increasing and decreasing functions|
|Application of derivatives in problems of maxima and minima|
Integral calculus and differential equations
|Integration as inverse of differentiation, integration by substitution and by parts, standard integrals involving algebraic expressions, trigonometric, exponential, and hyperbolic functions|
|Evaluation of definite integrals-determination of areas of plane regions bounded by curves-applications|
|Definition of order and degree of a differential equation, formation of a differential equation by examples|
|General and particular solution of a differential equations, solution of first order and first degree differential equations of various types-examples|
|Application in problems of growth and decay|
|Vectors in two and three dimensions, magnitude and direction of a vector|
|Unit and null vectors, addition of vectors, scalar multiplication of a vector, scalar product or dot product of two vectors|
|Vector product or cross product of two vectors|
|Applications-work done by a force and moment of a force, and in geometrical problems|
Statistics and probability
|Statistics: Classification of data, frequency distribution, cumulative frequency distribution-examples. Graphical representation-histogram, pie chart, frequency polygon-examples. Measures of central tendency-mean, median, and mode|
|Statistics: Variance and standard deviation-determination and comparison. Correlation and regression|
|Probability: Random experiment, outcomes and associated sample space, events, mutually exclusive and exhaustive events, impossible and certain events. Union and Intersection of events. Complementary, elementary, and composite events|
|Probability: Definition of probability-classical and statistical-examples. Elementary theorems on probability-simple problems. Conditional probability, Bayes' theorem-simple problems. Random variable as function on a sample space. Binomial distribution|
|Probability: Examples of random experiments giving rise to binominal distribution|
NDA Paper 2 Syllabus
Grammar and usage
Comprehension and cohesion
|Physical properties and states of matter, mass, weight, volume, density and specific gravity, principle of Archimedes, pressure barometer|
|Motion of objects, velocity, and acceleration, Newton’s laws of motion, force and momentum, parallelogram of forces, stability and equilibrium of bodies, gravitation, elementary ideas of work, power, and energy|
|Effects of heat, measurement of temperature, and heat, change of state and latent heat, modes of transference of heat|
|Sound waves and their properties, simple musical instruments|
|Rectilinear propagation of light, reflection, and refraction|
|Spherical mirrors and lenses, human eye|
|Natural and artificial magnets, properties of a magnet, earth as a magnet|
|Static and current electricity, conductors and non-conductors, Ohm's law, simple electrical circuits, heating, lighting and magnetic effects of current, measurement of electrical power, primary and secondary cells, use of X-rays|
|General principles in the working of the following: Simple pendulum, simple pulleys, siphon, levers, balloon, pumps, hydrometer, pressure cooker, thermos flask, gramophone, telegraphs, telephone, periscope, telescope, microscope, mariner’s compass|
|General principles in the working of the following: Lightening conductors, safety fuses|
|Physical and chemical changes|
|Elements, mixtures, and compounds, symbols, formulae, and simple chemical equations, law of chemical combination (excluding problems)|
|Properties of air and water|
|Preparation and properties of hydrogen, oxygen, nitrogen, and carbon dioxide, oxidation and reduction|
|Acids, bases, and salts|
|Fertilizers-natural and artificial|
|Material used in the preparation of substances like soap, glass, ink, paper, cement, paints, safety matches and gun-powder|
|Elementary ideas about the structure of atom, atomic equivalent, and molecular weights, valency|
|Difference between the living and non-living|
|Basis of life-cells, protoplasm's, and tissues|
|Growth and reproduction in plants, and animals|
|Elementary knowledge of human body and its important organs|
|Common epidemics, their causes, and prevention|
|Food-source of energy for man|
|Constituents of food, balanced diet|
|The solar system-meteors and comets, eclipses|
|Achievements of eminent scientists|
History, freedom movements
|A broad survey of Indian history, with emphasis on culture and civilisation|
|Freedom movement in India|
|Elementary study of Indian constitution and administration|
|Elementary knowledge of five year plans of India|
|Panchayati Raj, cooperatives, and community development|
|Bhoodan, sarvodaya, national integration and welfare state, basic teachings of Mahatma Gandhi|
|Forces shaping the modern world; renaissance, exploration, and discovery; war of American independence|
|French revolution, industrial revolution, and Russian revolution|
|Impact of science and technology on society|
|Concept of one world, united nations, panchsheel, democracy, socialism and communism|
|Role of India in the present world|
|The earth, its shape, and size|
|Latitudes and longitudes, concept of time|
|International date line|
|Movements of earth and their effects|
|Origin of earth|
|Rocks and their classification; weathering-mechanical and chemical, earthquakes and volcanoes|
|Ocean currents and tides atmosphere, and its composition; temperature and atmospheric pressure, planetary winds, cyclones, and anti-cyclones; humidity; condensation and precipitation; types of climate, major natural regions of the world|
|Regional geography of India-climate, natural vegetation|
|Mineral and power resources; location and distribution of agricultural, and industrial activities|
|Important sea ports and main sea, land and air routes of India|
|Main items of imports and exports of India|
|Knowledge of important events that have happened in India in recent years|
|Current important world events|
|Prominent personalities-both Indian and international including those connected with cultural activities, and sports|
Preparation is the key to success. Thus, one must plan and strategies their preparation to crack NDA exam. The foremost thing that candidates are concerned about while NDA exam preparation is what they must study. For this, they must get acquainted with the syllabus and the exam pattern. The points below contain some of the tips and tricks that candidates can follow to prepare for their exam well.
1. Know the exam pattern and syllabus - Candidates must know exactly what they need to study and what will be the pattern. This will help candidates know the number of papers they have to appear for, marking scheme etc.
2. A study from the best books - Candidate must choose NDA books which cover all the syllabus of the exam
3. Prepare and maintain a study schedule - By preparing and maintaining a study plan, candidates will be able to pay an equal time and attention to both the papers, their topics and sub-topics, provided they have allotted sufficient time slot for studying each topic.
4. Solve previous years question papers and mock tests - Candidates can refer to the previous years question papers of NDA to boost their confidence and enhance their problem-solving skills. Along with studying for the exam and solving the previous year's question papers, candidates must also take mock test regularly to experience the exam like environment where there will be a time constrains.
NDA 2021 Exam Pattern
The exam pattern contains the stages of exam, sections, mode of exam, duration, marking scheme etc. Candidates must go through the exam pattern of NDA before they start off with their preparations. As per NDA exam pattern, the test is conducted in the online mode. The test is held for two papers - paper I (Mathematics) and paper II [General Ability Test (GAT)]. The time given for each paper is 2 hours and 30 minutes.
In Mathematics, there will be a total of 120 questions while in GAT, there will be a total of 150 questions. The written exam of NDA (Maths and GAT) will be conducted for a total of 900 marks. Candidates qualifying in the written exam will have to appear for the SSB interview round. The SSB Interview will be conducted for a total of 900 marks and will be conducted in a five days process.
NDA 2021 exam pattern
NDA Written exam
Offline (Pen and Paper)
Offline (Group activities and Face to face interview
5 hours (2 hours 30 minutes for each section)
Maths - 120 questions
GAT - 150 questions
NDA Paper 1 Exam Pattern
As per NDA exam pattern, the paper I is for Mathematics. In this section, a total of 120 questions are asked. The total marks for which Mathematics is conducted is 300. For each wrong answer given by the candidates, 1/3 marks are deducted. Candidate are given 2 hours 30 minutes to complete paper I of NDA exam.
NDA exam pattern - paper I
No. of Questions
2 Hours & 30 minutes
NDA Paper 2 Exam Pattern
The paper 2 of NDA written exam is General Ability Test (GAT). Candidates are asked a total of 150 questions of 600 marks. Candidates are given 2.5 hours to complete the exam. As per the marking scheme, 1/3 marks are deducted for each wrong response given by the candidates. There are two parts in GAT - Part A (English) and Part B (General Knowledge). Further, Part B is divided into the following 5 sections:
- General Science
- Freedom Movement etc,
- Geography and Current Events.
NDA Exam Pattern - Paper 2
No. of Questions
General Ability Test
Part - A (English)
2 Hours & 30 minutes
Part - B (General Knowledge)
Section - A (Physics)
Section - B (Chemistry)
Section - C (General Science)
Section - D (History, Freedom Movement etc)
Section - E (Geography)
Section - F (Current Events)
UPSC will release the admit card of NDA 2021 in online mode on its official website. Candidates can download the NDA 2021 admit card by using either their registration number or roll number. NDA admit card contains important details like candidate’s name, the address of allotted exam centre, date, time of the exam, roll number, category, photograph, signature etc.
Candidates must carry their admit card to their respective exam centres on the day of the exam along with 2 passport size photographs, and one of the prescribed photo ID proofs - Aadhaar Card, Voter ID Card, Driving License, PAN Card, Passport.
How to download NDA admit card 2021?
To download the admit card of NDA 2021, candidates must follow the steps mentioned below:
1st Step: Visit the official website of UPSC
2nd Step: Click on ‘e-admit cards section
3rd Step: Select the e-admit card link for NDA 2021 to admit card
4th Step: Read the instructions carefully and tick on the yes checkbox
5th Step: Enter registration number (RID)/roll number of NDA, date of birth, and captcha code
6th Step: Click on download
7th Step: The screen will then display you admit card of NDA
Details mentioned on NDA 2021 admit card
The table below contains the details that must be checked by the candidate on their NDA admit card:
NDA admit card
|Candidates details||Exam details|
Name of candidate
Date of birth
Exam centre and city
Photograph and signature
Photo ID as entered in the application form of NDA
Candidates must ensure that all the details mentioned on the admit card are correct. In case of discrepancy in the admit card, candidates must imminently contact the examination authorities and get it rectified. To contact the authorities, candidates can send an email at firstname.lastname@example.org and a copy of their NDA admit card along with application form or can even go in person to the facilitation centre or call up at 011-23385271/ 23381125/ 23098543 (on working days between 10 am to 5 pm).
Documents to carry with NDA admit card
Along with the NDA admit card, candidates must carry the following items to the exam centre on the exam day:
- 2 passport size photographs
Anyone photo id- proofs like Driving License, Aadhaar Card, Passport, Voter ID Card
NOTE: It must be remembered by the candidates that they will not be allowed to take a test without the admit card of NDA.
|Jammu and Kashmir||Jammu|
|Andaman and Nicobar Islands||Port Blair|
Documents Required at Exam
- Admit card
- Aadhar card
- Driving license
- Voter ID card
The official answer key of NDA will be released only after the recruitment process is over. The NDA answer key contains the correct answer options for all sets of question papers sets (A, B, C, D) of GAT and Mathematics papers. However, the unofficial answer key of NDA is released by the leading coaching institutes within few hours from the conclusion of the examination. By going through the answer key of NDA, candidates can know the number of correct and incorrect answers given and thus calculate their expected scores.
- NDA Maths Answer Key
- NDA GAT Answer Key
- NDA Answer Key Cavalier
- NDA Answer Key Baalnoi
- NDA Answer Key Aim and Achieve
- NDA Answer Key Set A, B, C, D
How to download NDA answer key?
1. Visit the official website- upsc.gov.in
2. Check the Examination tab mentioned on the page and click on the answer key
3. GAT and Mathematics subject pdf file is available to download
4. Click on both subject separately to download the answer key of NDA 2021
5. Save the file to use it for future reference
NDA Exam Analysis: Exam analysis of NDA includes section wise difficulty of the exam and paper 1 & paper 2 and over all difficulty level of the exam. Along with this what could be the expected cut off of the exam should also need to be include in this section.
The examination authorities will announce the result of NDA written exam if PDF at its official website The NDA 2021 result PDF will contain the roll numbers and names of qualified candidates. All those candidates who will be considered qualified in the NDA written exam will have to appear for the SSB Interview for Intelligence and Personality Test.
After the SSB Interview, the examination authority will prepare the final merit list. NDA final merit list is prepared on the basis of marks secured by the candidate's written exam and SSB Interview. Final admission will be offered to candidates based on their rank in the merit list.
Steps to check NDA result 2021
To check the result of NDA exam, the candidate must follow the steps below:
- Visit the official website of UPSC
- Click the result link on the home page
- NDA result opens in a new page in PDF form
- Candidates can search their roll numbers and names in the result PDF by using Ctrl+F
- Download the result PDF
Scorecard - Within 15 days from the date of the NDA result announcement, the authorities will release the scorecard which will be available on the authority's website for 30 days. The scorecard of NDA will contain details like the candidate’s name, roll number, sectional and overall scores.
Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) releases cutoff marks written and final marks. Candidates should note the point that the commission releases official NDA cut off after the declaration of the result. The cutoff is the minimum qualifying marks obtained by the candidates. Candidates have to score the overall as well as the sectional cutoff to be eligible for the next stage of the exam which will be fixed by UPSC.
Factors determining NDA Cutoff
- Total number of vacancies
- Number of candidates who appeared for the exam
- The difficulty level of the exam
The Selection process of NDA involves two stages written exam followed by the interview process. On the basis of the marks secured in the written exam, candidates will be called for the next stage of the NDA 2021 selection process takes place for Army, Air force, and Navy.
Documents Required at Counselling
- Matriculation certificate or equivalent in support of date of birth
- 10+2 pass certificate or equivalent
- Call letter
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Question: What is the NDA exam?
NDA is an exam conducted by UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) twice a year. This exam is conducted to recruit (10+2 qualified) candidates for officer posts in NDA/NA.
Question: What is the fullform of NDA?
NDA stands for National Defence Academy.
Question: How many stages are there in NDA exam?
There are two stages in the NDA exam, one is the written test while the other is the SSB (Services Selection Board)
Question: What is the eligibility criteria of NDA?
The age limit for candidates who are applying for NDA must be 16.5-19.5 years while the academic qualification must be 10+2 qualified/appearing. However, candidates will have to showcase their qualified result if they get selected for NDA.
Question: What are the subjects in the NDA exam?
There are two subjects in the NDA exam - General Ability Test (GAT) and Mathematics.
Question: What is the difference between CDS and NDA?
Both the exam is for officer level however there are some differences between the two. The eligibility criteria for CDS is different than NDA, in CDS graduates can apply. The salary is NDA is a bit higher than that of a CDS and the syllabus, exam pattern and difficulty level of CDS is that of Graduation level while the NDA is on 10+2 level.
Question: What is the syllabus of NDA?
NDA has a vast syllabus, for more information click here NDA Syllabus.
Question: Who can apply for NDA?
Male candidates who are between 16.5-19.5 years can apply for NDA. These candidates must also have cleared their 10+2.
Question: Can girls apply for NDA?
No, girls cannot apply for NDA.
Question: What is the NDA salary?
Candidates who will complete the NDA training will get commissioned as Lieutenant and will get a salary from INR 56,100/- to INR 1,77, 500/- Per Month. During the training period, they will get a stipend of Rs. 15600. Know more about the NDA salary here.
Question: Is the NDA exam tough?
Yes, it is a bit tough as the vacancies range between 350-450 and the competition is quite high. However, if candidates prepare for NDA in a strategise way they can qualify it.
Question: What happens after candidates are shortlisted for NDA?
After candidates qualify the NDA exam, they get into academics to complete their graduation along with the training. Post completing their training, they are recruited as Lieutenant post.
Question: How to prepare for NDA?
To prepare for NDA candidates need to cover the complete syllabus, refer to the previous year question papers of NDA and solve them on a regular basis, they must also read daily current affairs through newspapers, magazines and get daily does of general awareness.
Question: How to join NDA after passing 12th?
You will first have to fill the UPSC NDA application form which is released on the UPSC official website twice every year. Refer to this article for detailed inputs - How to join NDA after passing 12th?
Questions related to NDA
I WANT TO GIVE 4 TH ATTEMPT NDA EXAM HOW CAN I APPLY
To be eligible for NDA a candidate must have born between July 2, 2002 and July 1, 2005. The age of the applicant must be between 16.5 and 19.5. Check if you have fulfilled the age eligibility requirement. If you have fulfilled it then you can apply for NDA 1 2021. You must have also passed 10+2 with Mathematic, Physics and Chemistry from a recognized board to be eligible for INA and AFA and for IMA you must have passed 10+2 in any stream. You can apply for NDA using the link below
How to prepare for NDA exam to be get clear the exam And how much hour a person should sleep to get clear NDA exam
According to your question,to clear the NDA exam one has to just stick to the basics and keep their concepts crystal clear. If they would follow ncert syllabus properly then it would be much easier to get the exam. You should follow a proper work plan and strategy to get hold of the pattern of the exam.
Coming to your second part of the question this is absolutely ridiculous that if you sleep less and study more you will clear the exam. You have to sleep for atleast 7 hrs of sound sleep.
is running hand signature necessary for nda exam ?
Hello dear student
Yes running hand signature necessary for nda exam the NTA has laid down that you must upload a document containing the running hand signature of your full name as a proof of your identity while register.
If still have any queries than please post your queries.
Hope that's helpful
Best of luck
how to edit date of birth in NDA application after the submission of complete application
We regret to inform you that you cannot edit or correct the details if you have made the final submission of the NDA online application. There is no correction facility for NDA application so candidates cannot correct the details. However, you can apply once again with new email ID and phone number. You have to pay the application fee once again. The previous application fee will not be refunded. Please be careful while filling the application form.
anyone help me please to give some guidance to how to crack NDA ?
the National Defense Academy and Naval Academy Examination also known as NDA, is an entrance exam for those candidates interested in taking admission into the Indian Army, Navy or Air Force. This entrance exam is conducted by the UPSC twice in a year in two stages, one is the written exam and the second is the SSB interview.
Given below are some of the tips and tricks you can follow while preparing for your examination,
- First and foremost it is crucial that you stay thorough with the exam syllabus and the pattern of the exam
- Be clear with the concepts and to do refer to the NCERT textbooks
- Try to divide the entire syllabus into various sections and make a schedule for each day to complete a certain amount so that you do not stress before the exam
- Make that you solve mathematics problems while studying, this is a more efficient way of studying
- Same as for English make sure you give ample time to do grammar and along with that one other topic each day
- Keep updating yourself with regards to general knowledge by reading the news paper every day
- Solve previous years question papers as it help in not only self evaluating yourself but also helps you get an idea of how the questions are asked