National Defence Academy
The Union Public Service Commission conducts this exam for admission to the Army, Navy and Air Force wings of the NDA and for Indian Naval Academy Course (INAC).
The candidates Joining Indian Naval Academy would undergo 4 years B.Tech Course and would be given an opportunity to join Executive and Technical Branches of the Navy subject to availability of vacancies.
Type of Entry
|National Defence Academy Indian Army||16 ½ -19 Yrs||12th Class pass/appearing of the 10+2 pattern of School Education or equivalent examination conducted by a State Education Board or a University.(Any stream)|
|National Defence Academy Indian Navy and Naval Academy||16 ½ -19 Yrs||12th Class pass/appearing of the 10+2 pattern of School Education or equivalent with Physics and Mathematics conducted by a State Education Board or a University.|
|National Defence Academy Indian Air force||16 ½ -19 Yrs|
Note 1: Only unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 02nd January, 1998 and not later than 1st January, 2001 are eligible.
Note 2: Candidates who are appearing in the 12th Class under the 10+2 pattern of School Education or equivalent examination can also apply for this examination.
Exam Dates and Schedule
Tentative Schedule (Examination held twice a year)
- Notification of Examination - Sept- Oct & May-June
- Conduct of Examination - March-April & Aug- Sept
Schedule for NDA & NA (II) 2017 Examination
|Registration Date||Last Date||Exam Date|
|NDA – I||18 JAN 2017||10 FEB 2017||23 APRIL 2017|
|NDA – II||07 JUNE 2017||30 JUNE 2017||10 SEPT 2017|
N.D.A & NA EXAM Pattern
No. Of Questions
|General Ability Test||02||2½ Hours||600||150|
|SSB Test Interview||900|
NDA Written Exam Syllabus
Paper-1 (Maths) Marks-300
Paper-2 (General Ability) Section A-200 Marks Section B-400 Marks
|Algebra||English: Grammar and usage, vocabulary, comprehension etc.|
|Statistics and Probability||General Science|
|Matrices & determinants||History|
|Analytical Geometry||Indian polity & Economy|
We have two programs for NDA Entrance Exam Preparation – 1 Year and 6 Months Programmes. To get more information Click www.upsc.gov.in