(Notification) UPSC NDA & NA Exam (I), 2017
F.No.7/2/2016.E.1(B): An Examination will be conducted by the
Union Public Service Commission on 23rd April, 2017 for admission to the Army,
Navy and Air Force wings of the NDA for the 139th Course, and for the 101st
Indian Naval Academy Course (INAC) commencing from 2nd January, 2018.
- National Defence Academy : 335 (208 for Army, 55 for Navy and 72 for Air
- Naval Academy (10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme): 55
Total : 390
(i) For Army Wing of National Defence Academy :—12th Class pass of the
10+2 pattern of School Education or equivalent examination conducted by a State
Education Board or a University
(ii) For Air Force and Naval Wings of National Defence
Academy and for the 10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme at the Indian Naval Academy :—12th
Class pass of the 10+2 pattern of School Education or equivalent with Physics
and Mathematics conducted by a State Education Board or a University.
Only unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 02nd July, 1998 and not
later than 1st July, 2001 are eligible.
Candidates must be physically fit according to physical standards for
admission to National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination (I), 2017 as
per guidelines given in Appendix-IV.
SCHEME OF EXAMINATION:
1. The subjects of the written examination, the time allowed and the maximum
marks allotted to each subject will be as follows :—
|General Ability Test
|SSB Test/Interview :
2. THE PAPERS IN ALL THE SUBJECTS WILL CONSIST OF OBJECTIVE TYPE QUESTIONS
ONLY. THE QUESTION PAPERS (TEST BOOKLETS) OF MATHEMATICS AND PART “B” OF GENERAL
ABILITY TEST WILL BE SET BILINGUALLY IN HINDI AS WELL AS ENGLISH.
3. In the question papers, wherever necessary, questions involving the metric
system of Weights and Measures only will be set.
4. Candidates must write the papers in their own hand. In no circumstances
will they be allowed the help of a scribe to write answers for them.
5. The Commission have discretion to fix qualifying marks in any or all the
subjects at the examination.
6. The candidates are not permitted to use calculator or Mathematical or
logarithmic table for answering objective type papers (Test Booklets). They
should not therefore, bring the same inside the Examination Hall.
Candidates (excepting SC/ST candidates/Sons of JCOs/NCOs/ORs
specified in Note 2 below who are exempted from payment of fee) are required to
pay a fee of Rs. 100/- (Rupees one hundred only) 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
Visa/MasterCard Credit/Debit Card.
HOW TO APPLY
Candidates are required to apply online by using the website
upsconline.nic.in Brief instructions for filling up the online Application Form
have been given in the Appendix-II. Detailed instructions are available on the
above mentioned website.
The Online Applications can be filled upto 10th February, 2017 till 6.00