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Right from our childhood, we have been taught in our textbooks that soldiers are the country’s real heroes. It’s because they strive a lot day and night at our borders that we live peaceful lives. Though, we have acknowledged new lifestyles, where we aspire to settle in our lives with well paid jobs, there are many who want to give themselves for the service of the nation by joining any one of the three services (Army, Navy and the Air Force) as a career option. But getting into any of these three services is not easy.Be prepared to undergo rigorous training. But, before getting selected candidates have to appear for an exam. This page gets you all the information you may want to know about one such exam ie NDA (National Defence Academy) exam.
 
Candidates for National Defense Academy are selected on merit basis through NDA exam. This All India test is held every year under the supervision of UPSC (Union Public Service Commission). Held twice a year, in the month of April and September. While applying, candidates should give his preference for the service that he/she desires to join. 
 
Eligibility for NDA 2016 Exam:-
 
Age Limits, Sex and Marital Status: Only unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 02nd July, 1997 and not later than 1st July, 2000 are eligible.

Educational Qualifications:-

(i) For Army Wing of National Defence Academy :— 12th Class pass of the 10+2 pattern of School Education or equivalent examination conducted by a State Education Board or a University.
 
(ii)  For Air Force and Naval Wings of National Defence Academy for the 10+2  Cadet Entry  Scheme at the Indian Naval Academy:— 12th Class pass of the 10+2 pattern of School Education or equivalent with Physics and Mathematics conducted by a State Education Board or a University.

Candidates who are appearing in the 12th Class under the 10+2 patternof School Education or equivalent examination can also apply for this examination.

Such candidates who qualify the SSB interview but could not produce Matriculation/10+2 or equivalent certificate in original at the time of SSB interview should forward duly self attested Photocopies to ‘Directorate General of Recruiting, Army HQ, West Block.III, R.K. Puram, New Delhi-110066’ and for Naval Academy candidates to ‘Naval Headquarters, DMPR, OI&R Section, Room No. 204, ‘C’ Wing, Sena Bhavan, New Delhi-110011’ by 22nd December, 2016 failing which their candidature will be cancelled. All other candidates who have produced their Matriculation and 10+2 pass or equivalent certificates in original at the time of attending the SSB interview and have got the same verified by the SSB authorities are not required to submit the same to Army HQ or Naval HQ as the case may be. Certificates in original issued by the Principals of the Institutions are also acceptable in cases where Boards/Universities have not yet issued certificates. Certified true copies/photostate copies of such certificates will not be accepted.

NDA Registration / Application Form

NDA 2016 Online Application Form/Registration:-
 
Apply online at website:- www.upsconline.nic.in

The Online Applications (Part I and II) can be filled from 2nd January, 2016 to 29th January, 2016 till 11.59 PM after which link will be disabled.

Before start filling up Online Application, a candidate must have his photograph and signature duly scanned in the .jpg format in such a manner that each file should not exceed 40 KB and must not be less than 3 KB in size for the photograph and 1 KB for the signature.

Candidates will be required to complete the Online Application form containing two stages viz. Part I and Part II as per the instructions available in the above mentioned site through drop down menu.

The candidates are required to pay a fee of Rs. 100/- (Rupees one hundred only) [except SC/ST candidates and those specified in Note-2 who are exempted from payment of fee] either by depositing the money in any branch of SBI by cash or by using net banking facility of State Bank of India/State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur/State Bank of Hyderabad/State Bank of Mysore/State Bank of Patiala/State Bank of Travancore or by using any Visa/Master Credit/Debit Card.

NOTE-2 : The sons of serving/ex-Junior Commissioned Officers/Non-Commissioned Officers/Other Ranks of Army and equivalent ranks in the Indian Navy/Indian Air Force are also not required to pay the prescribed fee if  they are studying in Military School (formerly known as King George's School)/Sainik School run by Sainik Schools Society.

The applicants must ensure that while filling their Application Form, they are providing their valid and active E-mail Ids as the Commission may use electronic mode of communication while contacting them at different stages of examination process.

NDA Exam Dates

NDA 2016 Date:-

NDA 2016 Date:-

NDA & NA (I) 2016 Dates:-

Apply online at website:- http://upsconline.nic.in

Notification Date - 02-01-2016

Closing Date - 29-01-2016

Exam Date - 17th April,  2016



Click Here to download NDA & NA (I) 2016 Notification.

 



N.D.A. & N.A. EXAM.(II), 2016 - 18.09.2016 (SUNDAY)

 

 

NDA Syllabus

NDA 2015 Syllabus:-
 
The exam will be divided into papers i.e. Paper I (Mathematics) Paper II (General Ability Test).
 
General Ability Test will be further divided into two parts that include English and General Knowledge. 
 
Syllabus for all the mentioned subjects are given below:-
 
•Mathematics:- Algebra, Matrices & Determinants, Trigonometry, Analytical Geometry of Two & Three Dimensions, Different Calculus, Integral Calculus & Different Equations, Vector Algebra and Statistics & Probability.
•English: - The English paper will be designed to test students’ proficiency in the languages with verbal reasoning and usage of grammar.
•General Knowledge: - The GK paper will include subjects like Physics, Chemistry, General Science, Social Studies, Geography and 
•Current Events. For all the mentioned subjects in the paper, the syllabus will be from 10+2 level.
 
 
 
 
 
Click Here to download NDA Exam full syllabus. (refer APPENDIX-I).
 

Paper Pattern

NDA 2016 Pattern:-

Type - Objective Type Paper.

Subject Code Duration Maximum Marks
Mathematics 01 2 1/2 hours 300
General Ability Test 02 2 1/2 hours 600
Total     900
SSB Test / Interview     900

 

THE PAPERS IN ALL THE SUBJECTS WILL CONSIST OF OBJECTIVE TYPE QUESTIONS ONLY. THE QUESTION PAPERS (TEST BOOKLETS) OF MATHEMATICS AND PART “B” OF GENERAL ABILITY TEST WILL BE SET BILINGUALLY IN HINDI AS WELL AS ENGLISH.

THERE WILL BE PENALTY (NEGATIVE MARKING) FOR WRONG ANSWERS MARKED BY A  CANDIDATE IN THE OBJECTIVE TYPE QUESTION PAPERS.

(i) There are four alternatives for the answer to every question.  For each question for which a wrong answer has been given by the candidate. One third  (0.33) of the marks assigned to that question will be deducted as penalty.
(ii) If a candidate given more than one answer, it will be treated as a wrong answer even if one of the given answers happens to be correct and there will be same penalty as above for that question.
(iii) If a question is left blank i.e. no answer is given by the candidate, there will be no penalty for that question. 

NDA Preparation

For Mathematics paper, question will be asked from 10+2 level. Hence, it is advisable that candidates should practice and solve questions from 10th to 12th class, working on key section such as Algebra, Trigonometry and Geometry. Try to read newspapers daily to improve reading skills. English paper will broadly cover grammar, synonyms, antonyms and reading Comprehensions.With Physics, Chemistry and General Science, try to stick with the basics that have been taught from 10th to 12th class. 
 
 
 

NDA Notification

NDA 2016 Notification:-

 

NDA & NA (I) 2016 Notification:-

Apply online at website:- http://upsconline.nic.in

Notification Date - 02-01-2016

Closing Date - 29-01-2016

Exam Date - 17th April,  2016



Click Here to download NDA & NA (I) 2016 Notification.



N.D.A. & N.A. EXAM.(I), 2016

DATE OF NOTIFICATION (SATURDAY):- 18.06.2016

LAST DATE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS:- 15.07.2016 (FRIDAY)

DATE OF COMMENCEMENT OF EXAM:- 18.09.2016 (SUNDAY)

DURATION OF EXAM:- 1 DAY
 



Comments (26)
I had passed class xii in first division but fail in chemestry as fourth subject can I appear entrance NDA and NA exam.
Posted By : S.Ephraim Aimol
Posted On : 19 August 2013
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Sir,Pls assist me for next NDA exam after month May 2016.I will want to join in Navy.
Posted By : Prajyot Deshmukh
Posted On : 25 May 2016
Sir,Pls assist me for next NDA exam after month May 2016.I will want to join in Navy.
Posted By : Prajyot Deshmukh
Posted On : 25 May 2016
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when will application of nda exam will release ? plz tell me......
Posted By : vivekanandareddy
Posted On : 19 August 2013
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Sir ,I am study in class 12th.I am join NDA.when application exam plz tell me.
Posted By : kuldeep Kumar
Posted On : 26 May 2016
Eligibility criteria
Posted By : Rupam Gupta
Posted On : 26 May 2016
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when will application of nda exam will release?plz tell me..........
Posted By : BHOSLE NAVIN
Posted On : 15 August 2013
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All successful applicants are reminded to come along with the following to the Examination Centre: 1.Acknowledgement Form downloaded frm portal 2. NDA Examination Admission Card (downloaded from the portal) 3. University Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) Result Slip for 2016 4. 2 POST CARD sized (3.5 x 5 inches) photographs. Name,State of Origin,Course chosen,Name of Exam Centre,Exam Number and Signature at the back 5. HB Pencil, Sharpner, Eraser and biro. No calculators. FOR GENUINE ASSISTANCE IN SECURING ADMISSION AND EXAMS UPGRADE CONTACT MAJOR AMINU ALLI ON 08117666912 OR 08165709665 I HAVE THE INFLUENCE AND POWER TO PUT YOU THERE
Posted By : Femi
Posted On : 20 April 2016
hello, my name is major general Joseph Mu hammed,, i want to use this medium to help those that want to join the Nigeria Army,,, am doing this because i want some youth out there to be employed and if you need information on NDA or you need help or you want to secure your admission,, please contact us on this contact +2349056642035 for help.. thank you.
Posted By : joseph muhammed
Posted On : 12 January 2016
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I want to join the Air Force and I want to know when NDA form for 2014 will be out.
Posted By : Michael yua
Posted On : 11 August 2013
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reply to this cmnt what is thediffrent in nda and nda ll . What is the way to join air force .
Posted By : Prashant kumar
Posted On : 25 June 2015
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MY DEAR SIR I AM IN 10STD I WANT THE INFORMATION ABOUT 2014 EXAM DATES AND ALL ABOUT NDA
Posted By : AJINKYA TEJANKAR
Posted On : 07 August 2013
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Joint airforce
Posted By : rajesh singh
Posted On : 18 April 2016
Been in the NDA is really a good experience, am a cadet in termal 4, will be passing out next year by the grace of God. Its feels great to serve my dear country. I got admitted with the help of Mr General steve , his indeed a great man who derive joy in making aspiring officers achieve their goals. Call him on( 08128051203) for help and guidance, his a real and transparent officer. Wish everyone the best of luck. God bless ! ! !all thanks to God and colonel steve for helping me achieve my dream. Now I know dreams come true.now be happy because i no this is your year of getting admission, If you need this help, call. Mr General steve on this number ( 08128051203) cos it is better you this now and i also want you to benefit from it too
Posted By : henry
Posted On : 18 March 2016
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i am in 12th std so can i give NDA exam in this august
Posted By : ANKUSH
Posted On : 02 August 2013
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PUBLIC NOTICE FOR NDA FORM SHOULD CALL 09031658012 THE NDA 2015 FORM IS OUT ONLINE APPLICATION HAS BEEN INVITED FOR THE ELIGIBLE CANDIDATE THOSE ARE SEARCHING FOR NDA 2015 REGISTRATION FOR UPCOMING NDA {NATIONAL DEFENSE ACADEMY} EXAM ,CANDIDATE WHO WANT TO APPLY FOR THIS EXAMINATION AND HAVE ABILITY TO SERVE FOR NIGERIA DEFECE SERTO NEED TO GO THROUGH NOTIFICATION WITH COMPLETE DETAILS.AS WE KNOW THE NDA EXAM 2015 WILL BE HELD BY THE UPSC AND ORGANIZATION IS ALL SET TO CONDUCT WRITTEN TEST FOR THOSE THAT THAT ARE INTERESTED IN ACQUIRED THE FORM SHOULD CONTACT MR JOHNSON NOW FOR MORE DETAILS. 09031658012
Posted By : mac
Posted On : 16 October 2015
yep u can give nda test this august
Posted By : MA SOHAIL
Posted On : 27 September 2015
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my date of birth is 3/6/1997 and i passed the ssc examination can i feel the nda form ?
Posted By : saurav chavhan
Posted On : 01 August 2013
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Hello sir jo ab nda 2 ka paper hoga usme genral abiliti se aayega ya phir maths ke sawal v aayenge
Posted By : Rahul singh
Posted On : 25 June 2015
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my date of birth is 22/08/1996 can i feel the nda form
Posted By : nupam adhikari
Posted On : 30 July 2013
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my date of birth is 15/sep/1998 can I elgible for NDA exam
Posted By : surya
Posted On : 13 May 2015
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I want to know what is procedure to fill form and when
Posted By : satinder pal singh
Posted On : 22 July 2013
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i want to know about nda 2014 exam dates
Posted By : MOHAN
Posted On : 20 July 2013
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sir did you get your answer please tell me
Posted By : shivam
Posted On : 27 March 2014
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i want to know all about this exam and eligibility criteria
Posted By : priyanka pardeshi
Posted On : 18 July 2013
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Good day my fellow students and those seeking admission into the (NDA) My name is MUSA IBRAHIM , I want to use this opportunity to say a big thanks to (MAJOR UWADIAE ABDULLAH)for the help he rendered me during my last year NDA examinations. I have been writing this examination for 3 years now and i have been turned down on many occasions. I sat for the examinations many times and my name always appear in the admission list but after some time, when i go to confirm the Admission list, i always meet my name replaced with another name.Finally, last year, my UNCLE introduced me to (MAJOR ABDULLAH) who is a staff of (NDA) and that was what turned my story around. He gave me Assurance and told me to write the examinations last year. I did and after that, it was a shock and surprise to see my name finally on the admission list and now that i have been fully admitted, i will be ungrateful if i do not use this opportunity to thank MAJOR for the help he rendered me. If you have any similar issues, you can feel free to contact him. He is a very easy-going person with a lot of understanding. Once again, thank you very much sir for everything. Contact him on 08058814257 OR 08082102905..
Posted By : Musa Ibrahim
Posted On : 30 April 2016
Online helpline application for admission into the 67th Regular Course of the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA), Kaduna will be available 2015/16 academic session. Admission into NDA is open to both Male and Female Nigerians ,for easy way to get Admission into Nigeria Defence Academy(NDA) you are advice to Contact General Wambai for complains, help/ admission assistance or to get your NDA Form for 67th regular course call his number 08114498954
Posted By : major general gbenga
Posted On : 16 November 2015
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my dear sir i am studying engineering i want to become an militiary officer my father is an ex serviceman in signal with 26 year with JCO RANK how to prepare for an nda exam
Posted By : vinod babu
Posted On : 18 July 2013
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i want information about nda 2014 exam dates and all about nda 2014
Posted By : lally
Posted On : 18 July 2013
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i want information about nda 2014 exam dates and all about nda 2014
Posted By : suryakant choubey
Posted On : 15 July 2013
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i am poor plase send question
Posted By : rohit
Posted On : 20 June 2015
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age limit for nda 2014 Posted By : ankit prasad
Posted By : NAVED KHAN
Posted On : 13 July 2013
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NDA 68TH REGULAR COURSE APPLICATION FORM IS OUT for this season 2015/2016 Do you need more information or need assistance on how to secure your admission on 1) nda 2)Air force 3)Immigration 4)Custom 5)Navy 6) Army call now for more information 08066016210
Posted By : Major General Isreal Salihu
Posted On : 23 February 2016
FORCE FORM IS OUT, SUCH AS AIR FORCE FORM, NDA FORM, CONSTOM FORM, ARMY FORM, NAVE FORM, ETC IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN ANY KINDS OF FORCE WORK OR YOU WANT US TO HELP YOU TO PROCESS IT SO THAT YOU WILL BE RECRUITED, PLEASE CONTACT US IMMEDIATELY AT majorgeneral.m@gmail.com OR CALL US ON +2348056141395 BY MR ANEFI TUNDA THE MAJOR GENERAL OF THE FEDERATION.
Posted By : major
Posted On : 24 December 2013
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age limit for nda 2014
Posted By : ankit prasad
Posted On : 09 July 2013
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i want to know the application details
Posted By : s.sudhin
Posted On : 07 July 2013
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what is the eligibility for nda exam april 2014?
Posted By : PARTHPRANAV KANADE
Posted On : 07 July 2013
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please notify me that when the nda 2 exam apllication form is opened .
Posted By : abhishek sharma
Posted On : 18 September 2015
NDA
Posted By : suraj
Posted On : 11 July 2015
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what is the eligibility for nda exam 2014.
Posted By : Bapan Biswas
Posted On : 02 July 2013
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Thanks for the information about NDA...really helpfull
Posted By : Sinam Dayaban Singh
Posted On : 29 June 2013
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i want to know about nda exam dates 2014
Posted By : Raunak Amte
Posted On : 23 June 2013
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pls send me the exam details for the year 2014 regards
Posted By : sashi sharma
Posted On : 22 June 2013
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i like air force very much that's why i would like to aaply for nda.
Posted By : Ashutosh Mann
Posted On : 22 June 2013
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last date to fill the form of nda 2014.
Posted By : Satyakesh Yadav
Posted On : 22 June 2013
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THANKS TO MAJOR BALUGUN FOR HELPING ME TO SECURE MY ADMISSION INTO NDA THAT IS NIGERIA DEFENCE ACADEMY.WHEN I THOUGHT ALL HOPE WAS LOST IN MY SIDE THAT IS WHEN HE CAME ALONG,AM URGING YOU TODAY TO SEEK HELP FROM HIM BECAUSE HE IS THE RIGHT MAN TO TAKE YOU TO YOUR FAVORITE DESTINATION,ALL YOU HAVE TO DO RIGHT NOW IS TO CALL HIM VIA +2348067933165 FOR ASSISTANCE.
Posted By : BALUGUN
Posted On : 18 March 2016
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plz provide info about books
Posted By : vihar mandhare
Posted On : 20 June 2013
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Hello Nigeria's Good day my fellow students and those seeking admission into the NDA. My name is Blessing Sulaman, I want to use this opportunity to say a big thanks to Major Wilson for the help he rendered me during my last year NDA examinations. I have been writing this examination for 5 years now and i have been turned down on many occasions. I sat for the examinations many times and my name always appear in the admission list but after some time, when i go to confirm the admission list, i always meet my name replaced with another name.Finally, last year, my father introduced me to Major Wilson, who is a staff of NDA and that was what turned my story around. He gave me assurance and told me to write the examinations last year. I did and after that, it was a shock and surprise to see my name finally on the admission list and now that i have been fully admitted, i will be ungrateful if i do not use this opportunity to thank Major Wilson for the help he rendered me. If you have any similar issues, you can feel free to contact him on +2348107996445. He is a very easy-going person with a lot of understanding. Once again, his contact is+2348107996445.
Posted By : NDA Blessing Sulaman
Posted On : 14 December 2015
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Sir, my date of birth is 15/06/1996 can i fill nda 2014 form.
Posted By : Navneet singh
Posted On : 12 June 2013
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THANKS TO MAJOR ZAMAIL FOR HELPING ME TO SECURE MY ADMISSION INTO NDA THAT IS NIGERIA DEFENCE ACADEMY.WHEN I THOUGHT ALL HOPE WAS LOST IN MY SIDE THAT IS WHEN HE CAME ALONG,AM URGING YOU TODAY TO SEEK HELP FROM HIM BECAUSE HE IS THE RIGHT MAN TO TAKE YOU TO YOUR FAVORITE DESTINATION,ALL YOU HAVE TO DO RIGHT NOW IS TO CALL HIM VIA 09033614758 FOR ASSISTANCE. YINKA
Posted By : MAJOR ZAMAIL
Posted On : 26 January 2016
Hello Nigeria's i just want to say a bigger thanks to major Micheal Wilson for helping to secure admission into the Nigeria defense academy i am ifeanyi chima am Delta state ,my name was among the first first bagde that was release a week ago,so i am preparing for the interview.please my fellow NDA student there is still chance for you to make it because the second bagde is not release so all you have to do is to call him on 08107996445 he will help you all.
Posted By : ifeanyi chima
Posted On : 12 December 2015
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