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

Age

Qualification

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.

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

Subject

Code

Duration

Maximum Marks

No. Of Questions

Mathematics 01 2½ Hours 300 120
General Ability Test 02 2½ Hours 600 150
Total 900
SSB Test Interview 900

Paper-1 (Maths) Marks-300

Paper-2 (General Ability) Section A-200 Marks Section B-400 Marks

Section-A
Algebra English: Grammar and usage, vocabulary, comprehension etc.
Section-B
Trigonometry Chemistry
Statistics and Probability General Science
Matrices & determinants History
Analytical Geometry Indian polity & Economy
Differential Calculus Geography
Integral Calculus Physics
Vector Current Affairs

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