UPSC NDA Recruitment 2016
Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has proclaimed the vacancy notice to recruit the candidates for the post of Naval Academy and National Defence Academy – Army, Navy and Air Force wings. Unmarried Male candidates can only apply for these examinations. Candidates who find them eligible for the post should apply for the application from 02 Jan 2016 to 29 Jan 2016. For more details regarding eligibility and norms for the post go for the official notification of the organization or description mentioned below-
UPSC NDA Recruitment Specification –
Name of the Post –
Naval Academy (12th Cadet Entry Scheme)
National Defence Academy
Total Number of Vacancy – Total 375 posts are vacant in the organization.
Naval Academy (12th Cadet Entry Scheme) – 55 posts
National Defence Academy – 320 posts
Army – 208 posts
Navy – 42 posts
Air Force – 70 posts
Educational qualification/ experience –
For Army wings of National Defence Academy – Applicants must have passed 12th or equivalent board from any recognized board.
For Air Force and Naval Wings of National Defence Academy – 12th with Physics and Mathematics
Salary/ pay scale – Not Specified
Age limit – Born year for the candidates who are applying for the post are as following-
02 July 1997 to 01 July 2000
Mode of selection –
Psychological Aptitude Test
Intelligence & Personality Test
Method to apply –
Log on to the website www.upsconline.nic.in
Candidates should scan the copies of photograph and signature before applying online.
Now the Aspirants should click on “Online Application for Various Examinations of UPSC”
After that Applicants are suggested to select the desired post & fill the Part I Online Application form by selecting the link.
Fill all the essential details and then click on Submit.
After successful submission, an unique Registration ID will be generated, applicants should note it.
Now applicants should make the fee payment and revisit the website.
Select Part II Registration and Log in yourself.
Fill all the mandatory details in Part II of Application.
At last take the print out of the application.
Important Dates –
Last Date to Apply For the Post – 29 Jan 2016
Last Date for the Payment of fee (offline) – 28 Jan 2016
Online Fee Payment – Last Date 29 Jan 2016
Date of Examination – 17 April 2016
NDA Exam 2015
Union Public Service Commission is going to conduct NDA exam for admission to the Army, Navy and the Air Force wings of the NDA commencing from 2nd July 2016. The aspirants Joining Indian Naval Academy would undergo four years of B. Tech course and would be given an opportunity to join Executive and Technical Branches of the Navy subject to availability of vacancies.
Date of Examination: –
27th September 2015
Last Date of Applying: –
17th July 2015
Total Number of Vacancies: –
i) National Defence Academy: –
a) Army: –
208 Vacancies (tentative)
b) Navy: –
42 Vacancies (tentative)
c) Air Force: –
70 Vacancies (tentative)
ii) Naval Academy (10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme): –
Minimum Education Required: –
i) Army Wing of National Defence Academy: –
12th Standard passed from an authorized Board of Examination
ii) Air Force and Naval Wing of National Defence Academy and 10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme at the Indian Naval Academy: –
12th Standard passed with Physics and Mathematics from an authorized Board of Examination
Age Limit, Sex and Marital Status: –
Only Unmarried, Male aspirants born not earlier than 2nd January 1997 and not later than 1st January 2000 are eligible to apply.
Procedure of Selection: –
The Union Public Service Commission will prepare the list of the aspirants who obtain the maximum qualifying marks in the written examination as fixed by the commission at their discretion. These short listed aspirants will have to appear before a Services Selection Board for Intelligence and Personality Test where aspirants for the Army/Navy wings of the NDA and 10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme of Indian Naval Academy will be assessed on Officers Potentiality and those for the Air Force in Pilot Aptitude Test and for Officers Potentiality.
Procedure of Applying: –
The interested aspirants can apply online through the official web page i.e. upsc.gov.in.