UPSC has already published a notification for NDA NA 2016 examThe registration has already started from 18th June 2016 and close on 15th July, 2016. The exam will be held on 18th September 2016. The admit card will be issued three week before written exam.

“Union Public Service Commission’s regularly held examination to appoint staff in National Defence Academy and Naval Academy under the name of “UPSC NDA Exam 2016”. We’ll discuss here the complete information like how to apply, selection procedure, exam dates, notification dates, age, qualification, official notification links and more. The candidates who would like to make career in UPSC NDA NA academy should bookmark this page to get latest updates related to UPSC NDA NA exam. The staff is appointed in Army, Navy & Air force through this exam. The exam held twice in a year.

The National Defence Academy and Naval Academy is the joint service academy of the “Indian Armed Forces”. It provides the youth of the nation to explore their potential against the anti-national movements and to serve the community through three services named “the army, the navy and the air force”. The main motive of NDA is “Seva Paramo Dharma”. NDA is serving our nation from a long time. It was established on 7 Dec. 1954. The selection of cadets in NDA is not so easy procedure; Candidates are selected through a very tough but not so impossible procedure.

Applicants to the national defense academy are selected via a written exam conducted by UPSC ( Union Public Service Commission) followed by extensive interviews covering your General Aptitude, Psychological Testing, Team Skill as well as Physical and social skills along with knowing how fit you are for your performance i.e. your proper medical test.

UPSC NDA NA Important Dates

17th June 2016 Official Notification Released
18th June 2016 Registration Starts
15th July 2016 Deadline to submit online application form
14th July 2016 (cash) 15th July 2016 (online mode) Deadline to deposit application fee
Three Weeks before written exam Release of Admit Card
18th September 2016 Examination Date
November 2016 NDA (I) exam Result Date
January 2017 Interview call letter and allotment of SSB centers
June 2017 Merit List Declaration

Check UPSC NDA NA Syllabus 2016

Vacancy Detail – Total Vacancies 410 Posts

The number of vacancies of UPSC NDA II 2016 exam detail is as follows:

National Defence Academy  – 355 Posts

  • Army – 208 Posts
  • Nave – 55 Posts
  • Air Force – 92 Posts

Naval Academy: 55 ( 10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme)

General Instructions for Exam

The required information regarding the educational qualification for the concerned field, concerning the fee structure, selected centers for the examination, about conditions of nationality and other details structuring all the eligibility criteria could be satisfied at the link given below. Here you can satisfy all the queries before proceeding to the next step of applying for the test.

There is a provision of the negative marking if you commit so in the test only for those answers for which you have 100% surety otherwise do not attempt it.

Exam Centers

UPSC NDA Exam 2016 Selection Procedure

  • Those who had earned the minimum qualifying marks will be subjected to the next selection procedure which will opt for both national defense academy and naval academy. Here you are subjected to perform your best in Psychological aptitude test as well as intelligence test.
  • Those who had cleared these tests also will also have to mark a great impression in the next steps of physical efficiency as well medical tests or any other test subjected to you so that only the best of best could be found after such a long procedure.
  • The upmost important factor in any selection procedure is the document verification. Where you need to submit the photocopy of your documents but also need to produce the original certificates at the time of interview.

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  2. i want to say a big thanks to major ALIYU,who help me secured my admission into the NDA last year in the 67th regular course which my name was at the first batch that was released.daddy may thy lord reward you sir for your kindness,for any asistance in this 68th regular course

  3. This is to notify the general public that The Nigerian Defence Academy Postgraduate Application Form is now available at the Postgraduate School NDA Old Site, Kaduna for N7,500 only. Any inconvenience this may cause is highly regretted please. The sales of forms will be available until Sunday 31st January,2016..

  4. Good day friends, NDA is not a place to get into if you don’t have any influence,my name is BETTY TIM i sat for NDA exam 3 good times and i was never given any hope for Admission i was declined and with the level of my intelligence i knew very well that i passed the exam but how they manipulated things it really surprise me,i further took another form on the following year but still the same thing and on the third time i was searching on the internet when i saw a girl post concern how this man help ha last two years to get Admission into NDA an i said lat me try the number and i called him to let him know my problem he said no problem that he can help me,he told me what to do and i do it for him when i finally got the admission through Major general Patrick a day he just helped me then after which when i was admitted i went to pay him the ramming money for the job well done and he send no that i shod not pay him again that was all.

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