National Defence Academy And Naval Academy (NDA & NA):-

NDA is a Competitive Examination will be conducted by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) for admission to the Army, Navy and Air Force wings of the NDA for the 139th Course, and for the 101 Indian Naval Academy Course (INAC)

The candidates Joining Indian Naval Academy would undergo 4 years B.Tech course and would be given an opportunity to join Executive and Technical Branches of the Navy subject to availability of vacancies.

NDA exam is conducted two times a year, April and September. Students who are eligible can apply for this exam. After clearing the written exam students to appear in SSB interview. Candidates will be selected for National Defence Academy on merit basis through NDA Exam. The All India Test is conducted every year under the supervision of UPSC.

Candidates who want to go into Army, Navy and air force, they are required to apply for this post. The UPSC has released the notification for NDA Exam 2017. Full details of NDA NA 1 2017 are described in this post. So visit this post and apply online.

Important Dates

First Date Fill Form:- 09 January 2019
Last Date for Submission of Applications:- 04 February 2019 Upto 6:00 PM Only
Availability of e-Admit Cards:- 3 Weeks before the commencement of Exam (tentative)
Date of NDA (I) 2017 Examination: - 21 April 2019

Vacancy Details

Vacancies Available For Army :-. 208
Vacancies Available For Navy:- 42
Vacancies Available For Air force:- 92
Total Vacancies Available For NDA:- 332
Total Vacancies Available For Naval Academy:- 50 (10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme)

NDA And NA (I) Application Form , Exam Date , Eligibility, Criteria And Selection Procedures

Vacancies are provisional and may be changed depending on the availability of training capacity of National Defence Academy.

How To Apply Online:-

Candidates those want to apply for NDA And Na should apply online only by using the official website of UPSC given below:-

Note 1:- Before start filling up Online Application, a candidate must have his photograph and signature duly scanned in the .jpg format in such a manner that each file should not exceed 40 KB and must not be less than 3 KB in size for the photograph and 1 KB for the signature.

Candidates will be required to complete the Online Application form containing two stages viz. Part I and Part II as per the instructions available in the above-mentioned site through drop down menu.

The candidates are required to pay a fee of Rs. 100/- (Rupees one hundred only) [except SC/ST candidates and those specified in Note-2 who are exempted from payment of fee] either by depositing the money in any branch of SBI by cash or by using 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 or by using any Visa/Master Credit/Debit Card.

NOTE 2 :- The sons of serving/ex-Junior Commissioned Officers/Non-Commissioned Officers/Other Ranks of Army and equivalent ranks in the Indian Navy/Indian Air Force are also not required to pay the prescribed fee if they are studying in Military School (formerly known as King George's School)/Sainik School run by Sainik Schools Society.

The applicants must ensure that while filling their Application Form, they are providing their valid and active E-mail Ids as the Commission may use electronic mode of communication while contacting them at different stages of examination process.