UPSC NDA & NA (1) Examination Notification 2023-Application Form, Syllabus & Exam Pattern


UPSC NDA & NA (1) Examination Notification 2023, Here Check All the Information About the UPSC NDA & NA (1) examination 2023 Like the Application Date, Application Fee, Exam Pattern And Application process, UPSC NDA Online Form last date of 10th January 2023 at-https://www.upsc.gov.in/

Union Public Service Commission released an official notification for the general public to fill out the application form for National Defence Academy Exam 2023. According to the notice, there are 395 posts available. In this article, you will know information such as the Age limit, eligibility criteria, the application process, exam pattern, the number of vacancies, and other related information for the National Defence Academy Exam 2023.

Union Public Service Commission issued a notification that shows that the application process for the National Defence Academy Exam 2023 start on 21st December 2022. The serious candidates are suggested to fill out the application form. Candidates must follow the guidance who want to be considered for the National Defence Academy Exam 2023.

Candidates who want to be considered for the job must fill out the application form online. The final date to fill out the application form is 10th January 2023. Candidates must go through the selection process one by one.

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The relevant authority mentioned every single piece of information in detail on their official website. If you are an aspirant for the National Defence Academy Exam 2023, then read the article until the end to know all the information.

UPSC NDA & NA (1) Examination Notification 2023

UPSC NDA & NA (1) Examination Notification 2023

Vacancies for National Defence Academy Exam 2023

As per the official notification, there are 395 vacancies available for National Defence Academy Exam 2023. Candidates who want to be considered for these posts are suggested to check all the information before filling out the application form.

Name of the post Available Vacancy
Army 208 (10 for females)
Navy 42 (03 for female)
Airforce Flying – 92 (02 for female) Ground Duties (Tech) – 18 (02 for female) Ground Duties (Non-Tech) – 10 (02 for female)
Naval Academy (10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme) 30 For Male Candidates
Total 395

Eligibility Criteria for National Defence Academy Exam 2023

The relevant authority specified the eligibility criteria for National Defence Academy Exam 2023. If the candidate who has the mentioned Education qualification can fill out the application form for this post.

The application will be accepted if the aspirants fill out the eligibility criteria, otherwise, the application will be rejected. Follow the below table which contains the details of the eligibility criteria for the National Defence Academy Exam 2023.

Academy Education Qualification
National Defence Academy course for Army Wing Candidate should have a 10+2 education qualification of the 10+2 education pattern or equivalent exam organized by the State Education Board.
National Defence Academy course for Air Force and Naval Wings Candidate should have a 10+2 education qualification of the 10+2 education pattern with the subjects of Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry or equivalent examination conducted by the State Education Board.

National Defence Academy Examination Pattern 2023

The written exam pattern of NDA 2023 is given below table:

Subjects Exam Duration Maximum Marks
General Ability Test 2 hours 30 minutes 600
Mathematics 2 hours 30 minutes 300
  Total 900
SSB interview   900

National Defence Academy Examination Syllabus 2023

Candidates who are preparing themselves for NDA examination have to complete the entire syllabus before appearing in the examination. Follow the below syllabus:

Paper 1 – Mathematics

·      Matrices and Determinants

·      Trigonometry

·      Differential Calculus

·      Vector Algebra

·     Algebra

·    Analytical Geometry of Two and Three Dimensions

·    Integral Calculus and Differential Equation

·    Statistics and Probability

Paper 2 Part A English

Grammar and Usage, Comprehension, Vocabulary Maximum Marks: 200

Paper 2 Part B General Knowledge

Section A – Physics   
Section B – Chemistry  
Section C – General Science
Section D – Social Studies    
Section E – Geography     
Section F – Current Events   
Maximum Marks: 400

Age limit for Nation Defence Academy Examination 2023

Both Male and Female candidates have to be unmarried.The candidate must be born between 1st January 2004 and 1st January 2007.

Application Fee Nation Defence Academy Examination 2023

Application fee is required to fill out the application form. Though the application fee is required for General and OBC categories. Check out the below table to know the application fee.

Category Application Fee
General / OBC 100/-
ST/SC sons of JCOs, NCOs, ORs Nil

Selection Process for Nation Defence Academy Examination 2023

·       Written exam

·       SSB interview

·       Document verification

·       Medical examination

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How to apply for Nation Defence Academy Examination 2023?

Step 1:

First you need to visit the official website of UPSC Upsc.gov.in.

Step 2:

Then select UPSC NDA 1 2023 link to proceed further by clicking on examination.

Step 3:

Then the requestion information to fill out the application form.

Step 4:

Read all the given instructions carefully then click ok the ‘Yes’ button to proceed.

Step 5:

A new page will be screened on your display to fill in the information in section II.

Step 6:

Save the application form and submit the form after checking the details.

Step 7:

Candidates are suggested to print out the application form for future reference.

Step 8:

To enter the examination center, candidates have to carry the mentioned documents.

FAQs for UPSC NDA & NA (1) Examination Notification 2023

What is the starting date to fill out the application form for the NDA 1 exam?

What is the final date to fill out the application form for the NDA 1 exam?

What is the age limit of NDA?

Ans: The age of the candidates should be between 16.5 to 19.5 years. The candidate must be born between 1st January 2004 and 1st January 2007.

What is the education qualification for Nation Defence Academy Examination 2023?

Ans: Candidates have to pass the 10+2 examination.

What are the examination dates for NDA 2023?

Ans: As per the notification, the NDA 1 2023 examination date is 16th April. And the examination date of the NDA 2 2023 examination is 3rd September 2023.

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