NDA Exam

NDA - National Defence Academy Exam

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.

UPSC NDA / NA (II) 2016 Exam

 ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

For Army wing of NDA: You should have passed class 12th examination.

For Air Force and Naval Wings of NDA: You should have passed class 12th examination with Physics and Mathematics.

NDA/NA EXAM PATTERN

There are two papers with objective type questions:

SUBJECT

DURATION

QUESTIONS

MARKS

Mathematics

2 hours 30 minutes

120

300

General Ability Test

2 hours 30 minutes

150

600

Total Marks 

900

SSB Test/Interview

900

The papers in both the subjects consist of objective type questions only. There is penalty for wrong answers. General Ability Test paper is divided into two parts – Part A and Part B. Part A has 50 English questions and Part B has 100 General Knowledge questions.