National Defense Academy(NDA) Exam

NDA examination is conducted by UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) twice in a year for the admission into one of the following armed forces in India.
1. Indian Army
2. Indian Navy
3. Indian Air Force

It has 2 exams, NDA I and NDA II

Eligibility Criteria
1. +2 / Equivalent certificate from state board/universities.

2. Candidates appearing for above examinations can also apply.

3. Age between 16 ½ and 19 years.

4. Unmarried male candidates only.

5. Candidate must be either
  1. Citizen of India.

  2. A subject of Bhutan.

  3. A subject of Nepal. 

Selection Procedure

   1. Written test conducted by UPSC

   2. SSB interview

   3. Medical Examination by a Service Medical Board 

Syllabus for the exam

1. Mathematics. 
    Arithmetic, Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Statistics

2. General Ability
   1. English ( Max mark==200)
   2. GK (Max mark==400) 

The Subjects of the written examinations are follows
1. Mathematics (code 01)—Duration 2 ½ hours --- Marks 300
2. General Ability (Code 02) --- Duration 2 ½ hours --- Marks 600
So total mark is 900.
Questions are Objective type.

Application Form
It is published in Employment news and newspapers. Detailed notification in the Govt. of India Gazette.

must send to the following address.
Secretary, Union Public Service Commission, Dholpur, House, New Delhi-110011 

For more details visit
For the official website of UPSC click here