NDA II 2014 exam held on September 28
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NDA II 2014 written exam held on September 28 for 10+2 pass and appearing candidates, to fill up around 320 NDA and 55 NA vacancies. Around 3 lakh candidates reportedly appeared in the exam conducted by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).
Among the total 320 NDA vacancies, to be filled up through this exam, 208 vacancies are for Army, 42 for Navy and 70 for Air Force.

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The NDA/NA (II) 2014 entrance exam, with duration of 5 hours, contained questions from Mathematics and General Ability, carrying a total of 900 marks. All the questions were based on 10+2 standard. According to the NDA 2014 Exam Pattern, for every wrong answer, one third of the mark will be deducted. Whereas, Paper I (Mathematics) began at 10am and ended at 12:30pm, Paper II (GAT) held between 2pm to 4:30pm.


Under the NDA 2014 Selection Process, the candidates, who qualify the written exam, will be called for SSB round, which will be held in two stages. Stage I comprises of Officer Intelligence Rating (OIR) tests and Picture Perception & Description Test (PP&DT). Stage II consists of Interview, Group Testing Officer Tasks, Psychology Tests and the Conference.


As per the NDA II 2014 Eligibility Criteria, the candidates applying for admission in the Defence job courses should be the citizen of India, and are appearing or have qualified 10+2 exam. The candidates must be unmarried and male, and should have born between January 2, 1996 and January 1, 1999.


Earlier, UPSC opened NDA II 2014 Application Form for registration on June 21. Last date of filling up of the NDA-II application form was July 21. NDA II 2014 Important Dates were also announced by UPSC in its notification.


UPSC released NDA II 2014 Admit Card on September 5. NDA/NA (II) 2014 Result will be declared tentatively in third week of November.


The 134th NDA course and the 96th NA course will begin on July 2, 2015.


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I want to crack nda and join armed forces.

Ashish pal Student Expert 14th Nov, 2019

Hello Hitesh.

NDA is among the top rank defence service of India.

If you are interested in NDA or armed forces then focus on three subjects maths physics and English. Maths and English are the primary requirements. And before starting preparation you have to ensure your physical and medical fitness else in the all hard will gone in vain. Once you are physically and medically fit then start your hard preparation you will surely succeed.

Good luck.


sir i have 30+3 marks in phy in std 12 and my all over result is 52%can i apper in nda exam and air force/nevy x-y group sir pls answer

Sharon Rose Student Expert 12th Nov, 2019
Hello Hardik,
The eligibility criteria for NDA is that a candidate must have passed 10+2 with Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and English as compulsory subjects from a recognised board.
The eligibility criteria for Indian Navy is that a candidate must have passed 10+2 with atleast 60% aggregate with Mathematics, Physics and any one of the Chemistry/biology/ computer science from a recognised board.
The eligibility criteria for Indian airforce/ airmen x-y group is that a candidate must have atleast 50% aggregate in Mathematics, Physics and English together and atleast 50% in English.

You are eligible for NDA and Airmen x-y group.

I hope this is helpful to you.


Payal 10th Nov, 2019

Hii dear

let me clear your doubt.

The Candidates must have to get a minimum sectional cut off of minimum 35% marks to qualify  for nda exam. for final cutoff marks which mean that candidate have to score minimum 105 marks in mathematics section & 210 marks in General Ability Section to be able to qualify for overall cut off for nda exam.

I hope my answer will be helpful for you

Good luck


are gat and maths different exams in nda can one give only gat?

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 10th Nov, 2019


according to the notification you need to give mathematics and GAT (general ability test) both of the exam . the exam has two papers mathematics and general ability test. mathematics question will be on 10+2 level. in general ability test there will be questions from english, general awareness, physical , history, chemistry.

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can i apply for nda on the basis of external 12th

Sharon Rose Student Expert 10th Nov, 2019

Hello Prathamesh,

The eligibility criteria is as follows for NDA:

  • A candidate must have passed 10+2 with Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and English as compulsory subjects from a recognised university or board.
  • The age must be in between 16.5 years to 19.5 years.

If you are from PCM background then you are eligible for NDA.You need to fulfill the eligibility criteria.

You can get more detailed information on NDA eligibility criteria which will be useful to you by using the link below


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