Thursday, January 10, 2019

UPSC NDA & National Academy Examination (i) 2019

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) NDA & National Academy Examination (i) 2019

An Examination will be conducted by the Union Public Service Commission on 21st April 2019 for admission to the Army, Navy and Air Force wings of the NDA for the 143rd Course, and for the 05th Indian Naval Academy Course (INAC) commencing from 2nd January 2020.

The date of holding the examination as mentioned above is liable to be changed at the discretion of the Commission.

Name of the examination: UPSC NATIONAL DEFENCE ACADEMY & NAVAL ACADEMY EXAMINATION (I), 2019

Total Post: 392 Posts
                   [For NDA: 342 (208 for Army, 42 for Navy and 92 for Air Force
                   [For NA (Naval Academy): 50 (10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme)]

Age: Only unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 02nd July 2000 and not later than 1st July 2003 are eligible.

Qualification:
(i) For Army Wing of National Defence Academy: 12th Class pass of the the10+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.

 Physical Standards: Candidates must be physically fit according to physical standards for admission to National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination (I), 2019 as per guidelines are given in Appendix-IV.

Application Fee: 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 or by using Visa/MasterCard/Rupay Credit/Debit Card.

How to Apply

 Candidates are required to apply online by using the website upsconline.nic.in

Important Links:
Important Dates

Starting Date for Submission of Online Application: 09.01.2019
Last Date for Submission of Online Application: 04.02.2019 till 6:00 PM


PENALTY FOR WRONG ANSWERS
Candidates should note that there will be penalty (Negative Marking) for wrong answers marked by a candidate in the Objective Type Question Papers.