NDA 2016 Notification Eligibility with Exam pattern

NDA 2016 – National Defence Academy & Naval Academy Exam 2016

National Defence Academy (NDA 2016) exam scheduled on 17.04.2016. NDA 2016 Notification is published by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) aspirants can apply UPSC NDA Online application from 02.01.2016 to 29.01.2016. Here you find complete guidance about UPSC nda exam paper such as UPSC NDA Notification 2016, NDA Eligibility, NDA Exam dates, NDA Exam Syllabus & Pattern etc.

About NDA NA Exam: – NDA 2016 Notification (EXAMINATION NOTICE NO.02/2016.NDA-I)
UPSC 2016 NDA Exam is an entrance exam for recruiting aspirants in Indian Defence forces such as Indian Army, Indian Navy and Indian Air Force. Every year NDA Exam conducted two times NDA (I) on 17.04.2016 and NDA (II) on 18.09.2016. All candidates who wish to become an officer in defence “NDA 2016” exam is best for them. Now Check Notification for NDA I 2016 details.

UPSC Exam Name: – NDA I Exam
Total No of Posts: 375
Name of the Posts:
1. National Defence Academy (NDA) : 320 Posts
i. Army: 208 Posts
ii. Navy: 42 Posts
iii. Air Force: 70 Posts
2. Naval Academy (10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme): 55 Posts


NDA latest notification published today it contains all important information about NDA UPSC exams like NDA entrance eligibility, UPSC NDA exam dates, education qualification for NDA Exam, NDA age eligibility, NDA exam physical + medical eligibility, how to apply NDA online application form 2016 and UPSC NDA NA Syllabus. Interested aspirants should have to check complete NDA Online notification carefully before applying for UPSC NDA online registration.

Exam Dates of UPSC NDA NA Exam 2016:-

NDA NA Exam (1) 2016 (Announced)
NDA and NA Notification published date: 02.012016
Last date for NDA Exam form 2016: 29.01.2016
NDA exam Date: 17.04.2016

NDA NA Exam (2) 2016
NDA NA Notification: 18.06.2016
Last date for NDA application Form: 15.07.2016
NDA NA Exam date: 18.09.2016


Interested candidates must double check their eligibility for giving NDA Exam before doing national defence academy online registration because here is many factors are given in UPSC NDA eligibility criteria like Nationality, Age criteria, education criteria etc. check it.

Age Limits, Sex and Marital Status: – UPSC NDA Age limit
Age eligibility for NDA 2016: – First of all you should know about that What is Age limit in NDA /NA Exam?

Age for NDA I 2016: – Participant must born in between 02.07.1997 to 01.07.2000 (both dates included)
Age for NDA II 2016: – Between 02.07.1998 to 01.07.2001 (both dates included)
Note: – Only D.O.B which is recorded in the Matriculation/Higher Secondary Examination Certificate available or an equivalent certificate on the date of submission of applications will be accepted by the Commission. No changes will be allowed once you successfully filled NDA Application form 2016. and you should have unmarried until full training.
What is age relaxation in NDA NA Exam? Age relaxation for reserved category will be decided as per organization norms.

Nationality: – NDA 2016 eligibility also contains a factor “Citizenship” here is approved list for it.

  • An Indian Citizen
  • A Subject of Bhutan Or Nepal
  • A Tibetan refugee before 01.01.1962

Education Qualification:-
What is Qualification Criteria for NDA Exam? Students need to check their qualification eligibility to join nda.
(i) For Army Wing of National Defence Academy: – You should have passed 12th class from State Education Board or a University.
(ii) For Air Force and Naval Wings of National Defence Academy: – You should have passed 12th class with physics and Mathematics as the main subject from a recognized board or university.
(iii) Students those are studying in 12th class also, can apply for NDA India Exam.

Physical Ability for NDA NA Exam:-
You should have physically fit and fine in all manners such as height, weight, eyesight eligibility etc. to get a job in Indian defence services. You will also pass UPSC medical standards for nda. Get complete details regarding UPSC NDA Exam eligibility in NDA Official notification or the official website of NDA www.nda.nic.in.

Application fees for NDA Exam:
All General Category candidates required to pay Rs. 100/- as application fees. And SC/ST aspirants / Sons of JCOs/NCOs/Ors are not required to pay any fees.
Application fees mode of payment: – Here is three methods available for depositing fees.
i) Via Cash deposit in any Branch of SBI
ii) Through Net banking facility of State Bank of India / State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur / State Bank of Hyderabad / State Bank of
Mysore / State Bank of Patiala / State Bank of Travancore
iii) By using Visa/Master Credit/Debit Card.

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How to Apply online for NDA Exam ?

All candidates who already check their NDA Online form eligibility now they should have to fill NDA Online application form because here is no offline mode available. And NDA Application forms are only for boys. Now focus on step by step guide to fill UPSC NDA online form.

  • First of all visit official website of UPSC Online application form (www.upsconline.nic.in)
  • Select “Online Application for Various Examinations of UPSC”
  • Now click on part I registration
  • Submit all required details such as Name, Mobile no, Age, Date of Birth, Qualification etc. carefully
  • Now Upload Photo and signature in required format and size.
  • Give application fees details here
  • Again submit all mandatory details
  • Now take printout of filled NDA Online application form.
    You can also check depth details about filling NDA 2016 application form here.

NDA Exam Centres :-
NDA Exam will be held at the following Centres :
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.

NDA Exam Pattern
UPSC online nda exam has two steps selection process Written exam and Interview each contain 900 marks. NDA Written exam includes objective type questions only. Here is two papers Mathematics and General ability test both papers have same time duration of 2.30 hours. And NDA Maths Paper contains 300 marks and NDA General ability paper contains 600 marks. Negative marking is also applicable for every wrong answer. check NDA 2016 Exam pattern complete details here.

NDA Syllabus for entrance exam
NDA 2016 Exam is totally based on test your basic skills on Mathematics and General Ability Test. So you should prepare for it. As analysis of NDA Previous year question papers here we found some major topics from NDA Exam Syllabus check it.

Mathematics : Major topics are Algebra, Matrices and Determinants, Trigonometry, Analytical Geometry of two and three dimensions, Differential Calculus, Integral Calculus and Differential Equations, Vector Algebra, Statistics and Probability and Probability.
General Ability : This test contains English, General Knowledge, Physics, Chemistry, General Science, History Freedom Movement etc. and Current Events. Check NDA General Ability Syllabus complete Guide here.

Selection Process – 
UPSC NDA Exam 2016 Notification declared about NDA Exam selection procedure that here is 2 step qualifying process  1) Written exam and 2) Interview. Those candidates successfully qualify nda common written exam they are called for SSB Interview. Final Merit list will be prepared on based of Interview with medical process and document verification.

How to prepare for NDA Exam ? 

UPSC NDA Exam Preparation is similar as any of other competitive exam. NDA exam basically test your basic skills of mathematics and general ability. You can check NDA Last year question papers for exact idea of NDA Exam. here is few NDA Exam preparation tips which will helps you to score well in NDA 2016.

  • Plan your study accordingly to UPSC Syllabus for NDA Exam 2016. Study topic wise separately.
  • Sharp your basic skills about calculations and general ability. learn some shortcut tricks to solve problems with less time.
  • Try to solve Previous year question papers of NDA Exam for exact idea about your preparations.
  • Update yourself with latest current affairs and read some general knowledge upsc books for nda to improve your GK.
  • Collect some best NDA Exam books it will helps you to grab the expected major topics of NDA Exam and all syllabus topics at one place.

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