National Defence Academy

The joint services academy of Indian armed forces is named as National Defence Academy abbreviated as NDA where the candidates have to serve the country in three services Army, Navy and Air force. A written examination is conducted by the UPSE to get select in National Defence Academy followed by extensive interview process. The formal establishment of National Defence Academy commissioned on the date December 7, 1954 and the ceremony held on the date January 16, 1955. NDA provides only a full time residential undergraduate program and awarded a degree (A Bachelor of Arts or A Bachelor of Science) after the completion of three years of study. The candidates have two alternates to study with – Science stream offers the cadets to study the subjects Physics, Chemistry, mathematics and Computer Science while the Humanities stream offers studies in the subjects Economics, Political Science and Geography.
The entrance examination of NDA has a total of 900 questions in two sections. The first test is of Mathematics and the second test is the General ability test. The second paper of NDA also divided in two categories. The first part contains questions of English and the second part has the questions of Physics, Chemistry, History, Geography and General Science. Both the sections of Mathematics and General Ability have the time duration of two and half hours. The candidates who qualify the written examination of National Defence Academy need to face the interview process. In the process of interview the candidates have to undergo with the intelligence test that is designed to assess the candidate's basic intelligence. Group discussions, outdoor group tasks are the part of the interview process. To judge the mental caliber of the candidates they are also asked to give a brief lecture on specific topics which includes in the interview process.




  • NDA Syllabus

    National Defence Academy (NDA) is the entrance exam for those who want to serve the Indian Army, Indian Navy and Indian Air Force. To prepare for this exam they need NDA Syllabus. This exam consist questions from two subjects Maths and General Ability Test, so this is the Syllabus for NDA. Details of the syllabus can be obtained from the given link. In NDA Syllabus, Mathematics exam is of...Read More

  • NDA Text Books

    NDA is an exam that is given to get a job in these three Indian Defence areas of Army, Navy and Air Force. To prepare for this exam candidates needs NDA Books; the information regarding these books can be obtained from our edurite portal. The syllabus of all the subjects that has been asked in the exam is covered in these various Books for NDA. This exam contains two papers; both the papers a...Read More

  • NDA Previous Year Question Papers

    Recruitment of the candidates for the different wings of National Defence Academy is going through the entrance examination of NDA which is conducted by the Union Public Service commission. The NDA previous year question papers plays an important role in the preparation and to have an idea about the question paper pattern. After qualifying the written examination, cand...Read More

  • NDA Sample Papers

    It is an examination conducted by the Union Public Service Commission to get admission in Army, Navy and Air Force Wings of NDA. The NDA Maths Sample Paper can be seen on our portal. The Entrance examination of NDA (National Defence Academy) is held twice in a year mostly in the month of April and September. To get entrance in the courses of NDA the candidates need to pass th...Read More

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