NDA & NA 2020 Exam Pattern,National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Exam Pattern

Exam Pattern - NDA & NA UPSC Exam

The subjects of the written examination, the time allowed and the maximum marks allotted to each subject will be as follows.


Maximum Marks



General Ability Test


Total Marks


SSB Test/Interview


Grand Total



The papers in all the subjects will consist of objective type questions only. The Question papers of Mathematics and Part B of general ability tests will be set Bilingually in HINDI as well as ENGLISH.

There will be Negative Marking for Wrong Answers marked by a candidate in objective type question papers.

Other Important Details About NDA & NA UPSC Exam

Application Fees

Candidates have to pay the nbsp application nbsp fee nbsp through debit credit card and SBI net banking and through challan of SBI bank The application fee is nbsp Rs - SC ST candidates Sons of JCOs NCOs amp Ors

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Preparation Tips

NDA preparation schedule must be well-planned and organized Use Smart Strategies and Prepare for the exam as per the syllabus Include the best preparation books and earlier years question papers in your study materials To clear NDA exam only written

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Selection Process

Candidates who will be shortlisted after qualifying the written test have to go through the SSB interview round The NDA SSB interview will comprise of two stages i e stage and stage In stage candidates will have to clear the

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A candidate must either be nbsp i a citizen of India or nbsp ii a subject of Bhutan or iii a subject of Nepal or iv a Tibetan refugee who came over to India before the st January with the

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Admit Card

NDA I Admit Card will be released in the last week of March Candidates can get the UPSC NDA nbsp admit card via online mode only It will be available on the official website Candidates can download it by entering

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The declaration of the result will be on nbsp May as notified by UPSC To view more details about UPSC NDA I - Click here

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Exam Centers

S No City State Union Territory Agartala Tripura Ahmedabad Gujarat Aizawl Mizoram Allahabad Uttar Pradesh Bangalore Karnataka Bareilly Uttar Pradesh Bhopal Madhya Pradesh Chandigarh Chandigarh Chennai Tamil Nadu Cuttack Odisha Dehradun Uttarakhand Delhi National Capital Territory of Delhi Dharwad Karnataka

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Vacancy Details

National Defence Academy for Army for Navy and for Air Force Naval Academy Cadet Entry Scheme Total Vacancies Vacancies are provisional and may be changed depending on the availability of training capacity of National Defence Academy and Indian Naval Academy

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Physical Standards

Candidates must be physically fit according to physical standards for admission to National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Exam I as per guidelines are given in Appendix-IV A candidate who has resigned or withdrawn on disciplinary grounds from any of

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Educational Qualification

a For Army Wing of National Defence Academy th Class pass of the pattern of School Education or equivalent examination conducted by a State Education Board or a University b For Air Force and Naval Wings of National Defence Academy

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Age Limits, Sex and Marital Status

Only unmarried male candidates born not earlier than nd July and not later than st July are eligible The date of birth accepted by the Commission is that entered in the Matriculation or Secondary School Leaving Certificate or in a

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Exam Syllabus

NDA Syllabus The NDA syllabus will comprise mathematics English and general knowledge sections Candidates can follow the NDA syllabus given below Mathematics Concept of set operations on sets venn diagrams types of matrices operations on matrices the determinant of a

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Important Dates

Date of Notification Last date for submission of online application Date of Written Examination

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Application Form

UPSC has provided the NDA application form through online mode The application form has been released from th January The registration form comprises of two parts i e Part I and Part II Candidates have to provide their general details

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