NDA entrance exam: make the nation pride

// May 23rd, 2013 // NDA

If you want to become a part of the Indian army then you need to take up the National Defense Academy (NDA) entrance exams. This examination is conducted twice a year by the UPSC, New Delhi. The UPSC is only liable for publishing guidelines for selection as well as conducting the NDA entrance exam across the nation. It arranges for NDA exam from beginning till admission.

The basic criteria for candidate who wants to take up the NDA examination is he or she:

  • Must have completed class XII or Equivalent examination which is carried on by the State Board
  • ┬áMust have taken Mathematics in his /her 10+2 classes.
  • Should be a bachelor.
  • Should be in the age group of 16 1/2 to 19 years of age.
  • Must be physically fit in accord, central board or Universities.

All those who are eligible to appear for the exam can apply online via the UPSC website on or prior to the last date of submission of forms, which should be completed in all respects. The pattern of this exam is different than the traditional exams. The written test for the NDA entrance exam consists of 2 papers for duration of 150 minutes each. The first one is Mathematics for which the total marks are 300 and second is of General Ability for which the total marks are 600. The test is multiple objective type as different options will be available out of which one is the correct answer for the given problem.

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