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NDA Exam Info | Exam Details, Important Dates and Eligibility Criteria


NDA Exam Info | Exam Details, Important Dates and Eligibility Criteria

UPSC NDA 2 2023 Exam Overview

Recruiting Body Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)
Official Website UPSC
Post Army, Navy and Air Force wings
Vacancies 395
Release Date of Notification 17th May 2023(NDA 2 2023)
Application Starting Date 17th May 2023
Last Date of Application 06th June 2023
Admit Card Release Date August 2023
Written Exam 03rd September 2023
Mode of Exam Online
Language of Exam Hindi & English


Sr. No. Academy Vacancy
1. National Defence Academy 208 for Army(Including 10 Female)

42 for Navy(Including 12 Female)

 – 92(Including 2 Female)
Ground Duties(Tech) – 18(Including 2 Female)
Ground Duties (Non Tech) – 10(Including 2 for Female)

2. Naval Academy (10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme) 25 (Including 07 Female)
3. Total 395

UPSC NDA Eligibility Criteria

A. Nationality

The applicant must be:

  • A citizen of India, or
  • A subject of Bhutan, or
  • A subject of Nepal, or
  • A Tibetan refugee who came over to India before the 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India, or
  • A person of Indian origin who has migrated with the intention of permanently settling in India from
    • Pakistan
    • Burma
    • Sri Lanka
    • Kenya
    • Uganda
    • the United Republic of Tanzania
    • Zambia
    • Malawi
    • Zaire
    • Ethiopia
    • Vietnam

B. Educational Qualification

12th or Equivalent Examination.

C. Age Limit 

The candidate should have born

  • Not earlier than 02nd July 2003 and
  • Not later than 1st July 2006

D. Marital Status

Must be unmarried.

E. Physical Standards 

Candidates’ applications will be disqualified if they are not considered to be in good health or physically/medically fit as per the UPSC NDA guidelines. Some of the common issues that can result in the disqualification of the candidate are:

  1. Height and Weight Issue
  2. Dental Problems
  3. Vision and Eye Problems
  4. Hearing Aid
  5. Others

NDA Selection Process

The candidate has to undergo below mentioned steps:

  1. Written examination
  2. SSB examination (Intelligence and Personality Test)

The SSB stands for Service Selection Board. The written exam will consist of two papers i.e. Mathematics and General Ability Test. The SSB examination will also consist of two sections of selection. The stages of selection are qualifying in nature. You can call us or click here for additional information about NDA.

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