National Defense Academy is a prime institute which trains the candidates to join the Indian army, air forces and navy. Interested applicants can fill the application form as the dates are announced for NDA exams 2017. This prestigious exam is conducted by UPSC(Union Public Service Commission) and is conducted two times a year.
|Application form release||18th January,2017||7th June,2017|
|Last date for Application form||10th February,2017||30th June,2017|
|Admit card release||1 or 2 weeks before exam||1 or 2 weeks before exam|
|Exam date||23rd April,2017||10th September,2017|
The application fees for General and OBC candidates is 100/-. There is no fee for female SC/ST/PH candidates/ Sons of JCOs/NCOs/ORs.
NDA eligibility criteria:
- Nationality: Candidate must be a citizen of India.
- Marital Status: Only unmarried males are eligible to apply for NDA exams 2017.
- Age limit: To apply, candidate cannot apply who is born before 2nd July, 1998 and after 1st July, 2001 for NDA-I. For NDA- II, student can’t apply who is born before 2nd Jan, 1999 and after 1st Jan 2002.
- Educational Qualifications: Candidate must have passed 12th or equivalent with physics and maths from any state education board or university.
NDA exams 2017 sylabbus:
The NDA syllabus is divided into two sections: Mathematics and General ability test. In General Ability Test, there are different topics like GK, chemistry, physics, geography and current events. For more detailed syllabus click here
NDA admit card:
The admit card of the NDA 2017 exam will be released few weeks before the exam. The admit card is a very important document which is required at the time of test as students failing to show it in exam hall may not be permitted to take the test. Candidates can download the admit card from the UPSC official website.
NDA selection process:
The first step is NDA 2017 written exam, candidates who successfully clear the written test shall be called for the SSB interview which is held couple of days after the exam. On the basis of interview, a list is prepared of the selected ones then the final selection is done through medical test and verification of documents.
How to apply:
Interested candidates can fill the application form of NDA exams 2017 online on the official website: www.upsconline.nic.in