Notice Number: 09/2012-NDA-II
Notice Date: May 05, 2012 (Sunday)
Last Date for Receipt of Applications: June 04, 2012 (Monday) Till 11:59 PM
Commencement of Examination: August 19, 2012 (Sunday)
Duration of Examination: One Day
Commission’s Website: www.upsc.gov.in
The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) announces National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination (II), 2012 for admission to Army, Navy and Air force Wings of NDA for 130th Course and for the 92nd Indian Naval Academy Course(INAC).
Candidates are suggested to apply through online mode only.
Application Form For National Defence Academy & Naval Academy Examination (II) – 2012
Part-II Registration: http://upsconline.nic.in/upload1.php
The eligible candidates shall be issued an e-Admission Certificate three weeks before the commencement of the examination. The e-Admission Certificate will be made available on the UPSC website www.upsc.gov.in for being downloaded by candidates. No Admission Certificate will be sent by post. All the applicants are required to provide valid & active email ID while filling up Online application form as the Commission may use electronic mode for contacting them.
For further details, one must refer to the detailed notification of the exam published in the Employment News/Rozgar Samachar dated May 05, 2012 or the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) website www.upsc.gov.in
Approximate Number of Vacancies: 355
Army – 195
Navy – 39
Air Force – 66
Indian Naval Academy – 55 (10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme)
Vacancies are provisional and may be changed depending on the availability of training capacity of National Defence Academy.
Centres of National Defence Academy & Naval Academy Examination (II) 2012:
The Examination for National Defence Academy & Naval Academy Examination (II) 2012 will be held at the following Centres:
Age Limits, Sex and Marital Status:
Age Limits: January 01, 1997 – July 02, 1994
Marital Status: Unmarried
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.
For Air Force and Naval Wings of National Defence Academy and for the 10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme at the Indian Naval Academy :-
12th Class pass of the 10+2 pattern of School Education or equilvalent with Physics and Mathematics conducted by a State Education Board or a University.
Scheme of National Defence Academy & Naval Academy Examination (II) 2012:
The subjects of the written examination, the time allowed and the maximum marks allotted to each subject will be as follows :–
Subject Code Duration Maximum Marks
Mathematics 01 2-½ Hours 300
General Ability Test 02 2-½ Hours 600
Total Marks: 900
SSB Test/Interview : 900
Note: Candidates should note that there will be Negative Marking for wrong answers marked by a candidate in the Objective Type Question Papers.
How to Apply to National Defence Academy (NDA) & Naval Academy Examination (II) 2012:
The application form along with an Information Brochure containing general instructions for filling up the form, an acknowledgement card and an envelope for sending the application will be obtainable from the designated Head Post Offices/Post Offices throughout the country as listed in Appendix-III of Notice against cash payment of Rs. 20/- (Rupees twenty only). Form should be purchased from the designated Head Post Offices/ Post Offices only and not from any other agency. This form can be used only once and for only one examination.
In case of any difficulty in obtaining Application Forms from the designated HPOs/POs, the candidates should immediately contact the concerned post Master or UPSC’s “FORMS SUPPLY MONITORING CELL” over Telephone No. 011-23389366/FAX No. 011-23387310.
The duly filled in application form and the acknowledgement card should be mailed in the special envelope supplied with the Information Brochure. The candidate should also write the name of examination viz. ‘National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination-(II), 2012′ on the envelope before despatching it to ‘Secretary, Union Public Service Commission, Dholpur House, Shahjahan Road, New Delhi-110069.