UPSC NDA/ NA exam 2017: Union Public Service Commission has released the notification inviting eligible candidates for National Defence Academy and Naval Academy examination 2017 to fill a total of 390 seats. The online applications has to filled by June 30 till 6 pm. The examination will be conducted by the Union Public Service Commission on September 10, 2017.
Vacancy details for NDA/ NA:
National Defence Academy: 335 (208 for Army, 55 for Navy
and 72 for Air Force)
Naval Academy : 55
UPSC NDA/ NA exam 2017 educational qualifications
(i) For Army Wing of NDA: The aspirant should have passed Class 12 or equivalent examination from a recognised Board or University.
(ii) For Air Force and Naval Wings of NDA and the Indian Naval Academy: The candidate should have passed Class 12 with Physics and Mathematics as subjects.
Nationality: The aspirant must be an Indian nationals a subject of Bhutan or Nepal, Tibetan refugee came over to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India. Read | UGC, AICTE to be scrapped, replaced by HEERA. Click here
The application fees has to be paid online.
For general and OBC students: Rs 100
For SC/ST students or sons of JCOs/NCOs/Ors categories are not required to pay any application fee.
UPSC NDA/ NA exam 2017, steps to apply
Visit the official website – upsconline.nic.in
Click on ‘online application for various examinations of UPSC’
NDA/ NA notification will open
Read the instructions carefully
Registration is divided in two parts
In part I registration, candidate will have to fill basic information.
Part-II registration includes filling up Payment details (except for fee exempted candidates), selection of examination centre, uploading of photograph and signature and agreeing to declaration.
There will be two stage selection criteria. It will be based on the performance in the written examination followed by intelligence and personality test by the Services Selection Board.