NDA 2019 – The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) will conduct the NDA examination 2019. It is a national level entrance test. The UPSC NDA exam 2019 is conducted to recruit applicants in the Army, Navy and Air Force. The NDA exam is conducted two times every year, i.e. NDA 1 & NDA 2. It is a two-tier examination, after qualifying the written exam applicants will also have to clear the SSB interview round. NDA 2019 exam date has been published now. Check here the complete details of NDA 2019 examination like application form, exam date, syllabus, exam pattern, admit card, results, last date to apply and more details about NDA Exam 2019. Here we are providing all about NDA 2019 examination.
NDA 2019 Notification – Exam Dates Released
NDA 2019 exam date has been published now. The NDA examination will be conducted on 21st April 2019 (NDA 1) and 17th November 2019 (NDA 2).
NDA 2019 Exam Date – NDA Last date to apply
The official dates for UPSC NDA 2019 exam has been announced now. Students can check here the official dates of NDA exam 2019:
|The release of notification||January 9th 2019||August 7th 2019|
|Application form available||January 9th 2019||August 7th 2019|
|End date to submit the application||February 4th 2019||September 3rd 2019|
|Admit card release||1st or 2nd weeks before the exam||1st or 2nd weeks before the exam|
|Exam date||April 21st 2019||November 17th 2019|
|Declaration of result||May 2019||November 2019|
NDA Application Form 2019
Before filling the application, applicants should be checked the guidelines to fill the application form. Here we have mentioned some major details about the NDA Registration 2019:
- UPSC will provide the NDA application form 2019 through online mode.
- The application form will be released from 9th January 2019 for NDA (1) and 7th August 2019 for NDA (2).
- The NDA registration form comprises of two parts, i.e. Part I and Part II.
- Applicants will have to provide their general details in Part I.
- In Part II, applicants have to select their exam, pay the application fee and upload the scanned images of photograph and signature.
- The images should be in JPG format with photograph (3KB – 40KB) and signature (1KB – 40KB) size.
- No correction facility provided after the final submission of the UPSC NDA application form.
- No need to send the printout of the application form to the UPSC.
NDA Application Fee
Applicants will have to pay the application fee through debit/credit card and SBI net banking.
Fee payment can also be done through challan of SBI bank.
The application fee will be Rs. 100/-.
SC/ST applicants, Sons of JCOs, NCOs & Ors are exempted from the payment of application fee.
Also check: How to Fill NDA 2018 Application Form
NDA Eligibility Criteria
Applicants seeking for applying in the NDA exam should check the eligibility criteria carefully. Below we are providing the eligibility criteria for UPSC NDA exam:
Nationality: Applicant must be a citizen of India or a subject of Nepal or Bhutan.
Tibetan refugee who come over to India before 1st January 1962 with the intention of permanently settling in India.
Person of Indian origin who has migrated from Burma, Pakistan, 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.
NDA Age Limit
- For NDA 1, applicants must have born between 2nd July 2000 to 1st July 2003.
- For NDA 2, applicants should have born between 2nd January 2001 to 1st July 2004.
Gender & Marital Status
- Unmarried male applicants are eligible to apply for NDA.
- Applicants must undertake not to marry until they finish their complete training.
For Army Wing of NDA: Applicants should have qualified 10+2 or equivalent examination from any recognized board.
For Air Force & Naval of NDA and 10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme at the Indian Naval Academy: Applicants must have passed 10+2 or equivalent exam with physics and mathematics subjects.
Applicants appearing in the qualifying exam are also eligible to apply.
Applicants have to be physically fit as per the physical standards notified by the officials.
The applicant who has resigned/withdrawn on disciplinary grounds from any of the training academies of Armed Forces will not be eligible to apply.
NDA Exam Pattern 2019
Applicants who will appear in the NDA examination must check the exam pattern for better preparations. The complete detailed NDA 2019 exam pattern is mentioned below:
Type of Questions: There will be objective type questions asked in the examination.
Pattern: The question paper will be asked in the OMR pattern.
Mode: The exam will be conducted in pen and paper-based mode.
Answering Mode: Applicants will use black ball pen to mark their answers. Do not use Ink pen or pencil.
Duration: Two and half hours will be given for each code, i.e. Code 1 (mathematics) and Code 2 (general ability test).
Language: The medium of the exam will be set bilingually in English as well as Hindi.
Negative Marking: 0.33 marks will be deducted for each wrong answer.
NDA Syllabus 2019
The syllabus will comprise mathematics, English and general knowledge sections. Applicants can follow the NDA 2019 syllabus.
How to Prepare for NDA 2019
Better preparation plays a vital role to score well in the examination. Applicants can check below some good NDA preparation tips 2019:
- Firstly, applicants have to make a smart study plan. Gather all the details about the officially prescribed syllabus and exam pattern.
- Prepare a good timetable for exam preparations and prepare accordingly.
- Choose the right study material like reference books to prepare for the NDA exam.
- Solve previous year question papers it will help you to know more about the exam pattern.
- Make short notes while studying and revise them at the end time of preparations.
- Make yourself fit and healthy and don’t take stress for preparations.
NDA Admit Card 2019
Eligible applicants will be able to download the admit card before one or two weeks from the examination. Here we are providing details about NDA 2019 admit card:
- NDA hall ticket will be released in the month of March for NDA (1) and in the month of October for NDA (2).
- It will be provided via online mode.
NDA Answer Key 2019
The NDA answer key will be released through online mode. NDA 2019 answer key will be published within a week after the examination.
The answer key will not be published officially. It will be released by various coaching institutions. Through answer key, applicants will be able to calculate their rough marks.
NDA Result 2019
The result of the NDA written exam will be checked through online mode. Below we are providing the details about NDA 2019 result:
- UPSC NDA result 2019 will be announced within a month after the completion of the examination.
- The result will be published in the PDF format.
- The result will contain the roll numbers of the qualified applicants of NDA written exam.
- Applicants, who will qualify the written test, have to appear for the SSB interview round.
NDA Cut Off 2019
The NDA cut off will be published through the website. Here we have provided details about the NDA 2019 cut off:
- The cut off will be the minimum marks needed by the applicants to qualify the written test or interview.
- Cut off will be different for both rounds.
- Applicants will be able to check the cut off within a week after the declaration of result.
- The previous year cut off for the written stage is 342
- The final cut off for finally Recommended Applicants is 708