National Defense Academy Entrance exam is well-known examination which gets filled by 12th pass out candidates.Candidates who wants to make their shining career in Indian Defense forces, and then this examination is the best option and the greatest opportunity for them.Candidates for various Indian Defense forces such as Army,Navy and Air Force gets selected on the basis of their performance in NDA Examination.NDA Examination gets twice a year by the Union Public Service Commission(UPSC).The first examination in April(NDA I) and the another one in September(NDA II).
IBT INSTITUTE is an institute which has become a favourite learning hub for NAVY/ AIR FORCE/ SSB /NDA in Chandigarh.
IBT has acclaimed no.1 position amongst all the institutes at Chandigarh.The eligibility for NDA is not based on the subjects opted at 10+2 level by the Students. It is open for all the students of ARTS SCIENCE & COMMERCE.
The entrance exams for NDA/ NAVY/AIR FORCE/ entrance exam is only for those aspirants who want to serve Indian Army selflessly. The career in Defence is very interesting. IBT provides best training for NDA exams by giving well-qualified faculty members, comprehensive study material, weekly mock tests and doubt sessions at regular intervals.
The notification of NDA AND NA EXAM of 2017 will be on 07.06.2017 and the examination date will be 10.09.2017.
In this year, Union Public Service Commission carry out ENTRANCE Exam on 23rd April 2017 for admission to the Army, Navy and Air Force wings of the NDA for the 139th Course, and for the 101st Indian Naval Academy Course (INAC) starting from 02nd January 2018.
Break up of NDA vacancies 2017
A. National Defence Academy:
No of Vacancy
B. Naval Academy:
No of Vacancy
10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme
Therefore, Total vacancies are 390.
Generally, vacancies are provisional and subject to change depending upon the availability of training capacity of National Defence Academy and Indian Naval Academy.
The schedule for the NDA II 2017 exam is as follows.
07th June 2017
Last Date for registration
30th June 2017
NDA Exam Date
10th Sep 2017
The Written examination of NDA conducted across 41 cities on April 2017.The Exam will held on Paper and Pen Mode.The NDA Exam centers 2017 has been Released by Union Public Service Commission(UPSC) along with Notification.The date time and Address of NDA exam centres has been mentioned in the Admit Card.
The Union Public Service Commission(UPSC) conducts the National Defense Academy Entrance Exam (NDA). Candidates for various Indian defense forces such as Army,Navy, and Air Force gets Selected on the basis of theie performance in NDA Exmination.NDA Examination gets twice a year by the UPSC- The Union Public Service Commission(UPSC).
First examination gets conducted in April(NDA I) and another one in September(NDA II).
The Union Public Service Commission(UPSC) conducts the National Defense Academy Entrance Exam (NDA) in every year two time.
No. of Questions
Paper –II General Ability Test Comprise the following:
Part A English(Maximum Marks-200)
Part B General Knowledge(Maximum marks – 400)
General Knowledge has six section with the break- up of 400 marks as follow:
• Negative Marking: For every incorrect response, 0.33 marks will be deducted as negative marking in the examination
SSB Interview : After clearing the written test, candidates have to go through the SSB Interview. The interview process will have total 900 marks.
Complete SSB interview goes on five days.
Day wise SSB interview following:
The first day of SSB interview only psychological tests are conducted. These are conducted during the first day.
On fifth day conference is conducted and the results are announced by SSB board officials. These the following event on fifth day of SSB interview.
This comprises of Mathematics, General Knowledge and English Language.
Matrices & Determinants
Grammar & Usage
Probability and Statistics.
NDA exam preparation must be done in a systematic manner, with latest exam pattern in mind. Since the syllabus covers a lot of topics, it is important to choose the right study material so that you can understand the concepts and practice a wide variety of questions as well. Apart from self study you can join any Coaching and Ofline Test Series for better exam preparation.
IBT classroom programs are most exhaustive coaching Programme in NDA verticals across India. Out of every 5 classroom students of IBT, 3 got selected for NDA in 2015-16.
IBT provides Ofline Test Series for NDA which are well-researched and closely emulate the exact exam pattern. Practice papers are prepared keeping in the mind the last years exam pattern and exptected changed in the pattern and level of questions.
These are the important criteria which a candidate must fulfill in order to be eligible for the NDA. The parameters are given below:
2. Age Limit: Minimum 16.5 years Maximum 19 years.
3. Educational Qualification: The educational qualifications varies according to the post is listed below:
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.
Air Force and Naval Wing of National Defence Academy and 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.
4. Physical Standards:
Vision standard for naval candidates
Candidates Belonging From General/OBC Category Have To Pay Rs.100. No Fee for SC/ ST Candidates. No Fee for Sons of Serving / Ex-Junior Commissioned Officers/ Non-Commissioned Officers.
General and Others
Every candidate who registers for NDA II Exam 2017 within stipulated time will be assigned an e-admit card/hall ticket/call letter that can be downloaded from the official website of NDA. The admit card for the NDA II exam will be released before 10 days of the exam.
More information and the download link for the admit card will be displayed post the release of the official notification for NDA.. Candidates are advised to keep checking this page for updates.
NDA II Exams will be announced tentatively in the months of October 2017. The UPSC will announce the NDA Result 2017 Final nearly after conduction of the interview. The finally selected candidates will be through to the admission to Indian Army, Indian Navy, and Indian Air Force.