April 11, 2019 by Kanica P - Comments(0)
The National Defense Academy, formally known as NDA is the Joint Service Academy for the Indian Armed Forces. It is a national level examination which is organized by UPSC. Union Public Service Commission recruits the candidates in Army, Navy, and Air Force. This examination has a two-tier process. In this, the candidates have to clear the written as well as the interview conducted by SSB. Qualifying candidates are to go through the medical test to keep a check on the candidate’s overall physical fitness.
• The notification for the NDA examination 2019 has been released.
• The exam is going to be held on 21 April 2019.
• The exam will be held for admission to Army, Navy and Air Force wings of NDA for143rd course in Army and Navy and 105th
Naval Academy Course commencing from January 2, 2020.
Nationality: Tibetan refugees who came over to India before January
A citizen of Nepal
A citizen of Bhutan or,
An India citizen
Apart from Indian origin, candidates from other countries can also appear for NDA 2019. For the same, the candidate must either be1,1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India are also eligible to appear for NDA 2019.
An Indian origin 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 are also eligible to appear for NDA 2019 exam.
• Note: The candidate from other countries other than India must possess a certificate of eligibility issued by the Government of India.
Minimum Age: 16.5 years
Maximum Age: 19.5 years
The date of birth will be calculated as mentioned on the Matriculation or Secondary School Leaving Certificate or in a certificate recognized by an Indian University as equivalent to Matriculation.
Army Wing of National Defense Academy: The Candidates willing to apply for Indian Army must possess a class 12/HSC in 10+2 pattern of School Education or equivalent examination conducted by a State Education Board or a University.
Air Force, Navy and Naval Academy of National Defense Academy: The Candidates willing to apply for Air Force, Navy and Naval Academy must possess a class 12/HSC in 10+2 pattern of School Education with Physics and Mathematics conducted by a State Education Board or a University.
Candidates willing to appear for NDA 2019 must be physically and mentally fit, according to the prescribed physical standards of the conducting authority i.e. SSB (Services Selection Board). A candidate recommended by the SSB will undergo a medical examination by a Board of Service Medical Officers.
Marital Status: Candidates must be unmarried in order to appear for the NDA 2019 exam.
Gender: Only male candidates are eligible to apply for NDA 2019.
NDA 2019 Exam Dates:
|Exam||Official Notification||Last date of Application Submission||Exam Date||Duration|
|NDA & NA Examination (I), 2019||January 9, 2019||February 4, 2019||April 21, 2019||1 DAY|
|NDA. & NA Examination (II), 2019||August 7, 2019||September 3, 2019||December 11, 2019||1 DAY|
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