UPSC NDA II 2015 Exam for Class 12

NDA National Defence AcademyUPSC NDA (II) is an Examination will be conducted by the Union Public Service Commission on 27th Sep, 2015 for admission to the Army, Navy and Air Force wings of the NDA for the 136th Course, and for the 98th Indian Naval Academy Course (INAC) commencing from 02 July, 2016. The candidates Joining Indian Naval Academy would undergo 4 years B.Tech Course and would be given an opportunity to join Executive and Technical Branches of the Navy subject to availability of vacancies.

Important Notice

Important Notice for Aspirants of NDA & NA examination and for the posts of Assistant Provident Fund Commissioner. Due to certain Technical Problems in the online servers, The links will not be Available from 7th July’ 2015 (10:00 HRS ) To 9th July, 2015 (10:00 HRS ) for the Following Two online Applications:-

  • Online Recruitment Application (ORA) for the post of Assistant Provident Fund Commisioner (APFC).
  • Online Application for NDA & NA (II) Exam, 15.

Accordingly, The last dates for submission of Applications in respect of the Above Two Online Applications have been Extended upto 20th July’ 2015 (23:59 HRS) it may, However, be Noted that the Cut- off Date for Calculating Eligibility Of the Candidates for the Post of APFC will Remain Unchanged i.e. 9th July,2015.

NDA II 2015 Exam for Class 12

A candidate is required to specify Clearly in the NDA Online Application Form the Services for which he wishes to be Considered in the order of his preference. He is also advised to indicate as Many preferences as he wishes to opt.  The eligible candidates shall be issued an NDA Admit Card three weeks before the commencement of the examination. The e-Admit Card will be made available on the UPSC website. Admission to the above courses will be made on the NDA Result of the Written Examination to be conducted by the Commission followed by Intelligence and Personality Test by the Services Selection Board (SSB), of candidates who qualify in the written examination.

NDA & NA (II) Application Form 2015

Candidates are required to apply online by using the website Candidates will be required to complete the NDA (II) Application Form containing two stages viz. Part-I and Part-II as per the instructions. Before start filling up on NDA / NA Online Application, a candidate must have his photograph and signature duly scanned specified format.

Click Here to Apply Online for NDA / NA (II) 2015

The Online Applications can be filled upto 17 July, 2015 till 11.59 PM after which the link will be disabled.

Application Fee: The candidates are required to pay a fee of Rs. 100/-  [except who are exempted from payment of fee] 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.

The applicants are advised to submit only single appliation; however, if due to any unavoidable situation, if he submits another/multiple applications, then he must ensure that application with the higher RID is complete in all respects like applicants’ details, examination centre,photograph , signature , fee etc . The applicants who are submitting multiple applicant ions should note that only the applications with higher RID (Registration ID) shall be entertained by the Commission and fee paid against one RID shall not be adjusted against any other RID.

(Notified As on 06/08/2015) Confirmation has not been received from the bank authorities regarding receipt of Fee of Rs. 100/- in respect of 1088 candidates for NDA & NA Examination (II), 2015. In view of the provisions contained in the “Commission‘s Note for the above examination published in the Employment News dated 20.06.2015 and uploaded on the Commission’s website, applications of all these candidates for the said examinations have been rejected.

Appeal against rejection, if any, may be made within 10 (Ten) days from the date of this mail along with the documentary evidence by speed post OR by hand only to Under Secretary (NDA), Union Public Service Commission, Room No. 409, Ayog Sachivalaya Building, Dholpur House, Shahjahan Road, New Delhi-110069 failing which no correspondence will be entertained by this office.

If you have paid/deposited the fee through cash mode in the State Bank of India/ designated banks, please submit the bank–pay–in–slip ( In original), OR If you have paid the fee through Debit/Credit Card or through internet banking of authorised banks, please submit a copy of your Debit/Credit Card Statement or Bank Account Statement as the case may be.

NDA II Eligibility Criteria

Nationality : A candidate must either 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 from Pakistan, Burma, Sri Lanka and East African Countries of Kenya, Uganda, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire and Ethiopia or Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.

Age Limits, Sex and Marital Status : Only unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 2nd January, 1997 and not later than 1st January, 2000 are eligible.

Educational Qualifications 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.

Educational Qualifications 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 equilvalent 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.

Physical Standards : Candidates must be physically fit according to physical standards for admission to National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination (II).

A candidate who has resigned or withdrawn on disciplinary grounds from any of the training academies of Armed Forces is not eligible to apply.

NDA II Exam Pattern

The subjects of the written examination, the time allowed and the maximum marks allotted to each subject will be as follows :–

Subject Code Duration Marks
Mathematics 01 2-½ Hours 300
General Ability Test 02 2-½ Hours 600
SSB Test/Interview 900

The papers in all the subjects will consist of objective type questions only.

Penalty for wrong Answers: There will be negative marking for wrong answers marked by the candidate in the objective type question paper.

Selection Procedure

Two-stage selection procedure based on Psychological Aptitude Test and Intelligence Test has been introduced at Selection Centers / Air Force Selection Boards. All the candidates will be put to stage one test on first day of reporting at Selection Centers / Air Force Selection Boards.

Only those candidates who qualify at stage one will be admitted to the second stage / remaining tests.

Those candidates who qualify stage II will be required to submit the original Certificates along with one photocopy of each.

Subject to these conditions the qualified candidates will then be placed in a single combined list on the basis of total marks secured by them in the Written Examination and the Services Selection Board Tests. The final allocation / selection for admission to the Army, Navy, Air Force of the National Defence Academy and 10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme of Indian Naval Academy will be made upto the number of vacancies available subject to eligibility, medical fitness and merit-cum-preference of the candidates.

The candidates who are eligible to be admitted to multiple Services/ Courses will be considered for allocation / selection with reference to their order of preferences and in the event of their final allocation / selection to one Service / Course, they will not be considered for admission to other remaining Services / Courses.

For more details candidates can refer to the Notification released by UPSC.

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