(Notification) UPSC NDA/NA Exam (I) 2016
- National Defence Academy : 320 (208 for Army, 42 for Navy 300 and 70 for
- Naval Academy (10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme) : 55
Total No of Seats: 375
Educational Qualifications :
(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.
Candidates who are appearing in the 12th Class under the 10+2 pattern of
School Education or equivalent examination can also apply for this examination.
Only unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 02nd July, 1997 and not
later than 1st July, 2000 are eligible.
Physical Standards :
Candidates must be physically fit according to physical standards for
admission to National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination (I), 2016 as
per guidelines given in Appendix-IV
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/Master Credit/Debit Card.
CENTRES OF EXAMINATION:
The Examination will be held at the following Centres : Agartala, Ahmedabad,
Aizawl, Allahabad, Bengaluru, Bareilly, Bhopal, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cuttack,
Dehradun, Delhi, Dharwad, Dispur, Gangtok, Hyderabad, Imphal, Itanagar, Jaipur,
Jammu, Jorhat, Kochi, Kohima, Kolkata, Lucknow, Madurai, Mumbai, Nagpur, Panaji
(Goa), Patna, Port Blair, Raipur, Ranchi, Sambalpur, Shillong, Shimla, Srinagar,
Thiruvananthapuram, Tirupati, Udaipur and Vishakhapatnam.
HOW TO APPLY
Candidates are required to apply online by using the website
www.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 29th January, 2016 till 11.59
PM after which the link will be disabled.