Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts NDA (National Defence Academy) and NA (National Academy) Exam twice in a year for admission into Army, Navy, and Air Force Wings. Minimum educational qualification is 12th Class pass in 10+2 Pattern. The UPSC NDA & NA exam pattern details are given below…
Exam Pattern: The UPSC NDA exam comprises of 2 stages.
I. Written Examination:
There will be 2 papers in NDA (National Defence Academy) and NA (National Academy) written exam. The papers in all the subjects will consist of objective type questions only. Time duration for each paper is 2 ½ hours. Subjects & Maximum marks details are mentioned below.
The written exam consist of two papers
Paper Subject Duration Marks
I Mathematics 2.5 hours 300
II General Ability Test 2.5 hours 600
Total 900 Marks
NDA General Ability Test details
Section Subject Marks
Part A English 200
Part B General Knowledge 400
Total 600 Marks
General knowledge has six sections with the break-up of 400 marks
General Science 40
History, Freedom Movement etc. 80
Current Events 40
II. NDA Interview procedure:
§ The Union Public Service Commission declares a list of candidates qualified based on the written exam
§ The selected candidates will appear before a Services Selection Board (SSB) for Intelligence and Personality Test.
§ Candidates for the Army/Navy wings of the NDA and Executive branch of Naval Academy will be assessed on officer’s potentiality.
NDA Coaching, Defence Coaching, Competitive Exam
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