NDA 2018: Application Form (NDA II), Eligibility, Dates, Result (NDA I)

NDA 2018NDA (I) 2018 Result has been declared on 15th June 2018. NDA 2018 examination is a gateway for those candidates seeking for entry in Defence Forces like Army, Navy and Air Force. NDA exam is a national level examination, which is organized two times in a year, i.e. NDA I and NDA II. A large number of students appear in the NDA exam to secure their career in Indian Defence Services. The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts the NDA exam in various cities across the country. NDA (II) 2018 Admit Card is releasing soonHere we are providing details about NDA 2018 examination including application form, eligibility, exam dates, result, cut off, selection, SSB interview, etc.

Application Form Exam Dates Eligibility

Exam PatternResult FAQs

NDA (I) 2018 Notifications – Result Declared

NDA (I) 2018 Result has been declared on 15th June June 2018. Check here for result details.

newiconNDA (II) 2018 Admit Card is releasing one or two weeks before the commencement of exam. Check here for admit card details.

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NDA (II) 2018 Application Form has been released from 6th June 2018. Check here for application form details.

NDA 2018 Answer Key (Institutional) has been released. Check here for answer key details.

NDA (I) 2018 examination has been held on 22nd April 2018. Question Paper has been released now. Check here for question paper details.

NDA (I) 2018 Admit Card has been released on 27th March 2018. Check here for admit card details.

Note: Please download e-Admit Card latest by 20.04.2018 (6:00 p.m.) to avoid last minute rush.

Notice has been released regarding uploading of NDA (I) 2018 Admit Card & other exam instructions.Check here for admit card details.

List of rejected NDA (I) 2018 Application due to non-payment of fee has been released now.Click here to view the list.

Click here to view NDA (I) Notification.

NDA (I) 2018 Application Form can be filled till 5th February 2018. Check here for application form details.

NDA Exam Dates

Check Here – NDA 2018 (एनडीए 2018) – हिंदी

NDA Exam Dates for 2018 session have been released now. NDA 2018 Exam Schedule for Paper-I & Paper-II has been released now. Here we are providing the official dates of NDA 2018:

Exam Dates for NDA (II) 2018:

Notification published6th June 2018
Application form available6th June 2018
Last date for filling the application2nd July 2018 (6:00 PM)
Admit card announced1 or 2 weeks before the exam
Exam date9th September 2018
Result announcementOctober 2018

Exam Dates for NDA (I) 2018:

Notification published15th January 2018
Application form available15th January 2018
Last date for filling the application5th February 2018 (6:00 PM)
Admit card announced27th March 2018
Exam date22nd April 2018
Result announcement15th June 2018

NDA Application Form 2018

  • NDA 2018 Application Form has been released via online mode from 6th June 2018 (for NDA-II).
  • There is no offline application form available for NDA exam.
  • NDA Registration 2018 is done in two parts.
  • In the registration part-I, candidates have to fill their personal, qualification, communication & other required details.
  • After completing part-I, candidates will receive the registration number.
  • In the registration part-II, students have to select the exam centers and make the fee payment through online or offline mode.
  • Upload the scanned images of photograph and signature.
  • Accept the declaration and take the printout of the filled application form for further use.
  • There is no need to send the printout of the application form to the authority.

Application Fee:

  • The application fee is Rs. 100/- for general & OBC students.
  • SC/ST candidates and wards of NCOs/ JCOs/ORs are not required to pay any application fee.
  • The fee payment can be done via online mode (VISA/Master/Debit Card and Net banking).
  • In offline mode, payment can be done through e-challan of SBI Bank.
Check Here – How to Fill NDA 2018 Application Form 

Eligibility Criteria

Here we are providing the eligibility criteria for NDA exam:


  • Candidates must be a citizen of India, a subject of Nepal, a subject of Bhutan or
  • An Indian origin person who has migrated from Burma, Sri Lanka, Pakistan and East African Countries of Kenya, the United Republic of Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zaire, Malawi and Ethiopia or Vietnam with the intention of permanently settling in India.
  • A Tibetan refugee who came over to India with the intention of permanently settling in India before the 1st January 1962.

Age Limits:

  • Martial Status & Gender: Only unmarried male candidates can apply for this exam.
  • NDA-I Age Limit: students must have born between 2nd July 1999 to 1st July 2002.
  • NDA-II Age Limit: Candidates should have born between 2nd January 2000 to 1st July 2003.

Qualification Criteria:

  • For Army Wing: candidates must have passed 10+2 or equivalent exam organized by the State Education Board or a University.
  • For Air Force and Naval of NDA and 10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme at Indian Naval Academy: students should have cleared the 12th or equivalent exam with Physics and Mathematics subjects.

Physical Standards:

  • Students should be medically fit as per the norms set by National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination.
  • Candidates have to go through the medical examination organized by the Military Hospital after being recommended at the SSB.

NDA Exam Pattern

The exam pattern details are given here:

  • Type of Question: There will be objective type questions asked in the examination.
  • Exam Mode: The exam will be conducted through pen and paper-based mode.
  • Exam Duration: Two and half hour duration will be given for Code 1 and Code 2.
  • Section: The exam will consist of two sections like Mathematics and General Ability Test.
  • Language: The question paper will be asked in bilingual, i.e. English & Hindi only.
  • Negative Marking: There will be negative marking done for wrong answers.
SubjectCodeDurationMaximum Marks
Mathematics12 ½ Hours300
General Ability Test22 ½ Hours600
SBS Interview900
Grand Total1800

NDA Syllabus

  • Before preparing for the examination, candidates should gather all the details regarding officially prescribed syllabus.
  • The syllabus has been divided into two sections, i.e. Mathematics & General Ability Test.
  • The mathematics section will contain topics like Trigonometry, Differential Calculus, Algebra, Integral Calculus & Differential equations, Statistics, Probability, Vector Algebra, etc.
  • The general ability section is divided into two parts, i.e. English and General Knowledge.

NDA Preparation Tips

  • First of all, make a proper study plan for your preparations.
  • Make a timetable and divide time equally for all the subjects.
  • Include every single topic of the syllabus in your studies.
  • Prepare from the best books and study materials available in the market or on the internet.
  • Practice previous year question papers & sample papers it will help you to get familiarize with the exam pattern.
  • While preparing for the exam, never ignore your health.
  • Take the healthy and nutritious diet and do meditation & Yoga it will help you to increase concentration.

FAQs (Most Asked Questions)

Answer: You can apply for the NDA exam via online mode through the website.
Answer: No, only male candidates can apply.
Answer: SC candidates are exempted from the application fee.
Answer: First, you have to clear written examination. Shortlisted candidates are needed to go through the SSB interview round and medical examination for final selection.
Answer: You can check the eligibility criteria from the above given section.
Answer: Yes, there will be negative marking for wrong answers.
Answer: You can check the detailed syllabus from the above given section.
Answer: There is no attempt limit, you can apply for the NDA exam till you meet the other eligibility criteria.
Answer: You have to upload the scanned images of photograph and signature.

Still any question, leave your comment.

NDA Admit Card 2018

  • The authority will be released the NDA 2018 Admit Card via online mode.
  • Students can get their admit card via online mode through the website.
  • To download the admit card, candidates have to fill up details like RID, Date of Birth or Roll Number & other details.
  • Candidates note down the NDA hall ticket will not be sent by post.
  • The admit card bear exam related details like students name, roll number, exam center, exam date & timing, etc.
  • Without admit card, candidates will not be permitted to appear in the examination.

NDA Answer Key 2018

  • The official answer key is publishing within a week after the examination.
  • Candidates can view the answer key through the website.
  • The NDA 2018 answer key will contain all the answers of those questions asked in the examination.
  • With the help of answer key, candidates will get a rough idea about how much they are going to score in the examination.

NDA Result 2018

  • The result of NDA written examination has been released on 15th June 2018.
  • The NDA 2018 result has been declared via online mode through the website.
  • The result of shortlisted candidates for SSB Interview will be displayed in PDF format.
  • Shortlisted candidates are needed to appear for the SSB Interview round organized by the Services Selection Board (SSB) of the Ministry of Defence.
  • After clearing the SSB interview & other rounds, the final result will be declared.

NDA 2019

NDA is a national level examination. It will be organized by the UPSC (Union Public Service Commission). NDA exam is a gateway for entry in defence forces like Army, Navy and Air Force. This exam will be conducted two times in a year, i.e. NDA I and NDA II.

NDA Selection Process

The NDA selection process has been divided into sections, i.e. SSB Interview & Medical Examination. The detailed process is mentioned below:

SSB Interview:

  • After qualifying the written examination, candidates have to appear for the SSB Interview round.
  • Candidates have to appear for the SSB Interview on the date & time given in the call letter.
  • The SSB interview round will be conducted in two stages over five days.
  • Stage 1 will comprise of OIR (Officer Intelligence Rating) and PP & DT (Picture Perception & Description Test).
  • Stage 2 will have Group Testing Officer Tasks (GTO Tasks), Psychology Tests, Interview & Conference.

Medical Examination & Document Verification:

  • Candidates have to bring their original 10+2 or equivalent exam certificates to the Service Selection Board.
  • Documents will be verified after clearing the SSB Interview round.
  • Original documents will be returned to candidates after document verification process.
  • After clearing the SSB round, shortlisted candidates have to go through the medical test.
  • The medical test will be organized over three to five days.
  • After the medical test, a final merit list of selected candidates for NDA will be released.

For any other queries related to NDA 2018, you may leave your queries below in the comment box.

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  1. Ashish gupta says:

    Sir,my dob is 14/07/2000 then can I apply for NDA(1)2019..?
    Sir,please reply me…

  2. Bhaskar Lohia says:

    I’m in class 10.born in Dec 2002 with commerce subjects with math.Can I apply for NDA in 2019

  3. shreyas says:

    sir I am giving this exam this sept
    if I get qualified my ssb interview will be before my board exams
    so I will not be able to get fully prepared
    Is there any way that I can qualify written exam for nda 2 and give ssb interview of nda 1 of 2019
    plz help me in this regards…

  4. surendra says:

    how many times can apply nda a canditate with Date of birth 14 december 2001

  5. Sourav kumar says:

    Sir my eye sight was -0.25 can i aplly to nda

  6. adithyan says:

    My dob is 15-03-2001 i am a science 12th student
    am i eligible

  7. Sagar says:

    Is mathematics a compulsory subject for nda air force wing

  8. Jay says:

    I am studying 12 th can i appear for exam of nda??
    I am from PCM Field

  9. Ahmad says:

    I am studing inter 2nd year now.can i apply for nda before my inter exams?

  10. Sameer says:

    Sir my birth 19-5-1999 can I apply to NDA 1 or NDA 2

  11. Divyansh Sharma says:

    Sir ?
    I’m a student of commerce with maths and,
    I’ve just been promoted to class 11th.
    Would I be eligible for navy if I take up physics as an additional subject alongside commerce w/ mathematics!?!?

  12. mudit says:

    My dob us 8-6-2001 how many attempts did I have?
    Please reply

  13. Nda says:

    Sir Dob of my son is 26.11.2004 ,when can he appear for the NDA entrance exams

  14. Navneeth says:

    Iam in diploma 2nd year.can I apply for nda

  15. Tejas Gadekar says:

    What should a biology student do if he or she had skip Mathematics

  16. Rahul kumar says:

    Sir, my DOB is 18/08/2000 then can i apply for NDA(II) 2019?
    Please reply,sir…!

  17. Abhay P V says:

    Iam plus one scince student ,can i apply NDA Exam

  18. Ex P Indra Reddy says:

    I Like to join my son in NDA.His dob is 29 Feb 2003. He can apply. Please reply me.

  19. Amit bhanshali says:

    How many percent discount of my father is central govt.job

  20. Tarun kumar says:

    Sir my eye sight was -3.75 can i apply to nda??

  21. MANISH kumar says:

    Sir can I apply this NDA 2 exam but I defected from myopia of power -2.5?

  22. Deepak says:

    I have filled part-1 before the time but I didn’t fill part-2 before the time can you help me to fill it

  23. Vikash raaz says:

    Is the exam is online or oflie

  24. Pravardhan Chowdhary says:

    Sir.iam ri8 now studying 12th Nd I gonna write my boards in the month of March .. so I have applied nda 2 written exam . If I get selected in the written exam am I eligible to the ssb interview..any certificates like 12th memo is needed to submit before going to the interview. Cos I’ll get my memo in the month of April Nd I know that the interview will be before.. so please help me in this regard ..!!

  25. Adithya says:

    sir,i am a 12th class student now my date of birth is 22/08/2000 can i have chance to apply NDA after completing my 12th class, plz reply me sir

  26. jay says:

    sir i born 4.12.1999,,iam a science student with marks 69%total from west bengal higher secondery board,,can i appicable for nda 1 or nda 2 in 2019,,please tell me sir ,,thank you

  27. Saitharun says:

    Are diploma student allowed to apply for exam?
    Process of applying exam for NDA ?

  28. HEMA NADKRNI says:

    My servant’s son missed the payment date for the exam which was 2nd July. He is from poor family, is there any way to pay the fees offline , after the last date is over. Kindly help, it will help the boy to appear for exam in this year itself.

  29. vedanshu says:

    can i write the nda test while in 11th or 12th and later join the academy once passed 12th?

  30. Kavya says:

    Am having 1.5eye sight can I join in Navy or in course in NDA

  31. Sohan sunar says:

    I m born In 1999… So can I apply NDA-11 If yes How can I get the Form Now…

  32. Basu patil says:

    Sir I am a commerce student can I will Able to apply NDA exam

  33. Ravish kumar says:

    Sir,mera mark 295 hai to NDA selection hone me kathinai ka samana karna parega kya. Reply yes or no

  34. Mayur Nimbekar says:

    Sir paper kaisa hota hai JEE Mains jaisa Matlab objective test ya theory paper

  35. pradnya says:

    after clearing 12 th bord exam ,can i give nda exam?while appearing in fyjc?

  36. mohit kumar says:

    sir,12th ka numbers ka nda ma kya value hoti hai.agar mara 90% number hai to kya mujhe kya benefit hai…….

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