NDA 1 Exam Date 23 April 2017 Notification/ Advertisement- Eligibility, Application Form, Apply Online (Registration), Admit Card, Syllabus, Result
National Defence Academy (NDA) and Naval Academy Exam (I) 2017: The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) is going to announce National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination (I), 2017 for admission to Army, Navy and Air force Wings of NDA for 139th Course and for the 101st Indian Naval Academy Course (INAC), commencing from 02-January-2018.
Number of Vacancies: 390 Posts
Army- 208, Navy- 55, Air Force- 72, Indian Naval Academy- 55 (10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme)
Notice Number: 3/2017-NDA-I
Last Date for Submission of Online Applications: 10-February-2017 till 6.00 PM
Commencement of Examination: 23 April 2017
Declaration of Result: July, 2017
Duration of Examination: One Day
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 equivalent with Physics and Mathematics conducted by a State Education Board or a University.
Note: 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.
Candidates must be physically fit according to physical standards for admission to National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination (I), 2017.
Age Limits, Sex and Marital Status: Only unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 02nd July, 1998 and not later than 1st July, 2001 are eligible to apply.
Scheme of National Defence Academy & Naval Academy Examination (I) 2017: 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.
Examination Centres of National Defence Academy & Naval Academy Examination (I) 2017: Agartala, Ahmedabad, Aizawl, Allahabad, Bengaluru, Bareilly, Bhopal, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cuttack, Dehradun, Delhi, Dharwad, Dispur, Gangtok, Hyderabad, Imphal, Itanagar, Jaipur, Jammu, Jorhat, Kochi, Kohima, Kolkata, Lucknow, Madurai, Mumbai, Nagpur, Panaji (Goa), Patna, Port Blair, Raipur, Ranchi, Sambalpur, Shillong, Shimla, Srinagar, Thiruvananthapuram, Tirupati, Udaipur, and Vishakhapatnam
Application Fee: Rs. 100/-
Candidates are suggested to deposit the fee in any branch of SBI by cash [till 09-Feb-2017], or by availing net banking facility of SBI/ State Bank of Bikaner and Jaipur/ State Bank of Hyderabad/ State Bank of Mysore/ State Bank of Patiala/ State Bank of Travancore by using Visa/ Master Debit/ Credit card [till 10-Feb-2017].
Applicants who opt for “Pay by Cash” mode, should print the system generated Pay-in-slip during Part-II registration and deposit the fee at the counter of SBI Branch on the next working day only.
Note: SC/ ST/ Sons of JCOs/ NCOs/ ORs are exempted from payment of application fee.
How to Apply to National Defence Academy (NDA) & Naval Academy Examination (I) 2017: Candidates are suggested to apply through online mode only. For Part-I Registration, and Part-II Registration- Please refer to www.upsconline.nic.in/mainmenu2.php
The eligible candidates shall be issued an e-Admission Certificate three weeks before the commencement of the examination. In case of any information/ clarification regarding their applications, candidature etc. candidates can contact UPSC’s Facilitation Counter near Gate ‘C’ of its campus in person or over Telephone No.011-23385271/011-23381125/ 011-23098543 on working days between 10.00 hrs. and 17.00 hrs.
National Defence Academy (NDA) & Naval Academy Examination (I) 2017 Result: Likely to be declared in Month of July, 2017.
WHAT NEXT: All the candidates who have successfully qualified in the written exam of National Defence Academy (NDA) and Naval Academy, are required to register themselves online on the Recruiting website within two weeks of announcement of written result. The successful candidates would then be allotted Selection Centres and dates of SSB interview which shall be communicated on the registered email ID.
SSB Interview for the Qualified Candidates in Written Examination: During the Month of September, 2017 to October, 2017
For more detail on this advertisement as required fitness standards, syllabus of examination, detail selection process, instruction on how to fill the online application effectively, pay scale, detail info on training, service and terms, please refer to official advertisement from UPSC, here, UPSC NDA 1 Exam Date 23 April 2017 Notification.