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NDA is the Best way which gives students a great opportunity to join the Army, Navy or Air Forces Immediate after clearing +2 board examinations. Best NDA coaching in ChandigarhWe prepare candidates For NDA which is also known as the National defense academy entrance exam for the most highly regarded Indian Defence Services.

As we all know that every year thousands of students appear for NDA written examination and due to its difficulty level only a few candidates are able to crack it. Best NDA coaching in Chandigarh

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National Defense Academy Entrance exam is a popular exam that gets filled by 12th Class pass out candidates.

Students who want to make their Bright career in Indian Defense forces, and then this NDA examination is the best option and an extraordinary opportunity for them.

Candidates for various Indian Defense forces exams such as Navy, Army, and Force get selected on the merit basis of their performance in NDA Examination.

NDA Examination acquires twice a year by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). The first NDA examination held in April (NDA I) and the second one in September (NDA II).

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MENTORS ACADEMY INSTITUTE has acclaimed no. 1 position among all the institutes at Chandigarh.

The eligibility for NDA Examination is not based on the subjects opted in 10+2 level by the Students.  It is open for all the students of SCIENCE, ARTS u0026amp; COMMERCE Streams

The entrance exams for NDA/ AIR FORCE/ NAVY entrance exam are only for those aspirants who want to serve the Indian Army. 

The career in Defense Services is very interesting.  MENTORS ACADEMY provides Best Training for NDA exams by giving well-qualified experienced faculty members, comprehensive study material, weekly mock tests and doubt sessions at regular intervals.

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NDA Notification 2019

The notification of NDA AND NA EXAM of 2019 will be on Feb and the examination date will be in April. In this year, NDA Coaching institute in Chandigarh

Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)  carry out ENTRANCE Examination on 23rd April 2019 for admission to the Army, Navy and Air Force wings of the NDA for the 139th Course, and for the 101st Indian Naval Academy Course (INAC) starting from 02nd January 2019.

NDA Vacancy 2019

Break up of  vacancies 2019

  1. National Defense Academy: of Vacancy
3Air Force72
  1. Naval Academy:
Sr. no.PostNo of Vacancy
110+2 Cadet Entry Scheme55

Therefore, Total vacancies are 390.

Generally, vacancies are provisional and subject to change depending upon the availability of training capacity of National Defense Academy and Indian Naval Academy.

NDA II 2019 Exam Dates

The schedule for the NDA II 2019 exam is as follows.

Activity          Dates
Notification Release     Aug 17, 2019
Last Date for registration    Sept 3, 2019
NDA  Exam Date    Nov. 19, 2019

NDA Exam Centre in Chandigarh

The Written examination of NDA (National Defense Academy) conducted across 41 cities in April 2019. The Exam will be held on Paper and Pen Mode.

The NDA Exam centers 2019 will be released by Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) along with Notification. The date and time and Address of NDA exam centers will be mentioned on the Admit Card.

NDA Recruitment 2019

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts the NDA Entrance Exam. Candidates for various defense forces such as Army, Air Force, and Navy get Selected on the basis of their merit in NDA Examination.

Exam Pattern For NDA

nda exam pattern 2019

The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conducts the National Defense Academy Entrance Exam (NDA) every year two times. The first examination for NDA Recruitment 2019 gets conducted in April (NDA I) and the second one in September (NDA II). UPSC Conducts NDA Examination twice a year – The Union Public Service Commission(UPSC).

Paper SubjectNo. of QuestionsDuration
IMathematics3002.5 Hours
IIGeneral Ability6002.5 Hours

Paper –II General Ability Test Comprise the following:

Part A English (Maximum Marks-200)

Part B General Knowledge (Maximum marks – 400)

General Knowledge has 6 sections:
3General Science40
4Social Studies80
6Current Event40
  • Negative Marking: For every incorrect answer, 0.33 marks will be deducted as negative marks in the NDA exam.

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SSB Interview: After clearing the written exam, candidates have to go through the SSB Interview. The interview process marks are 900 marks.

Complete SSB interview goes on five days.

  Day wise SSB interview as following:

  • First Day

The first day of SSB interview is for only psychological tests are conducted. These are conducted during the first day.

  1. Intelligence Test
  2. Picture Perception and Description Test (PDT)
  3. Filling up of Personal Information Questionnaire (PIQ) forms
  • Second Day
  1. Word Association Test (WAT)
  2. Thematic Apperception Test (TAT)
  3. Situation Reaction Test (SRT)
  4. Self Description Test
  • Third Day
  1. Group Discussion test(GD)
  2. Military Planning Exercise (MPE)
  3. Lecturettes
  4. Progressive Group Task (PGT)
  5. Intergroup Obstacle race or Snake race
  6. Half Group Task
  7. Command Task
  8. Personal interview for some of the candidates by president
  • Fourth Day 
  1. Final Group Task (FGT)
  2. Individual Obstacles
  3. Interview for remaining candidates
  • Fifth Day

On the fifth day, the conference is conducted and the results are announced by SSB board officials. The following event on the fifth day of SSB interview.

  1. Conference
  2. Announcement of recommended candidates

NDA or National Defence Academy Exam is a national level exam organized by UPSC (Union Public Service Commission) to recruit candidates in Army, Navy and Air Force. 

It is a two-tier examination, wherein, candidates qualifying the written test will also have to clear the SSB interview round.

Latest Update: NDA 2019 admit card has been released on the official website of UPSC. Download Now

  • NDA I is scheduled for April 21, 2019, and NDA 2 is scheduled for November 17, 2019.
  • The eligibility is different for every post, applicants must fulfill the complete NDA Eligibility to apply for the exam.
  • The exam will be conducted in offline mode (pen and paper-based).
  • The exam consists of 2 sections- Mathematics and General Ability Test. The total duration of the exam is 5 hours combinedly for both sections. Check NDA Exam Pattern
  • The syllabus of the NDA exam is based on CBSE 10+2 standards.
  • Candidates qualify the written test are called for NDA SSB InterviewFinal selection is done on the basis of the overall performance of the candidate.

NDA 2019 Highlights

Exam NameNational Defence Academy
Conducting BodyUnion Public Service Commission
Exam TypeNational Level
Eligibility CriteriaUnmarried Male candidates can apply
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Exam ModeOffline
Duration2 hours 30 minutes

NDA 2019 Exam Dates

NDA Exam Dates for 2019 sessions have been released now. Here we are providing the official dates of NDA 2019:

NDA 2019 eventsNDA 1NDA 2
Notification Issue DateJanuary 09, 2019August 07, 2019
Last Date to Submit the Application FormFebruary 04, 2019September 03, 2019
Admit Card Issue DateMarch 2019August 2019
Exam DateApril 21, 2019November 17, 2019
Result Declaration DateJuly 2019October 2019

NDA 2019 Eligibility criteria

There are various parameters on the basis of which the candidates’ eligibility is checked so that they can appear for the exam and eligible for the further procedure.


As per the nationality standards set by UPSC for NDA 2019, Candidates must have:

  • Indian Citizenship or should be
  • Subject of Bhutan
  • Subject of Nepal
  • Tibetan refugee who came to India prior to January 1, 1962, with the intention of permanently settling in India.
  • A PIO (Person of Indian Origin) who has come back from Burma, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and East African Countries of Uganda, Kenya, the United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia, Malawi, Zaire, and Ethiopia or Vietnam with the intention to get settled down permanently in India.

Age Limit

  • Only unmarried male candidates, who are not born before 2nd January 1999 and not after 1st January 2002 are eligible to appear for NDA 2019 conducted by UPSC.
  • Candidates should enter their Date of birth as recorded in the Matriculation or Secondary School Leaving Certificate or in a certificate recognized by an Indian University.

Read Complete Eligibility Here

Educational Qualification

1. For Army wing

Candidates must have passed class 12 or cleared the equivalent examination of the State Board to be eligible for NDA 2019.

2. For Air Force or Naval wings and for 10+2 Cadet entry scheme at the Indian Naval Academy

Candidates must have passed 12th class with Physics and Mathematics as subjects or cleared the equivalent examination of the State Board to be eligible for NDA 2019.

Candidates who are appearing in the 12th class or equivalent examination of the State board are also eligible for NDA 2019.

NDA Application Form 2019

NDA Exam II application form was released on August 07, 2019. The forms were filled in online mode only. There are some points that the candidates need to keep in mind while registering for NDA 2019:

  • Fill in the information carefully as no changes will be allowed to be made thereafter.
  • All the necessary scanned copies of the documents should be in access while registering for the test. NDA Coaching institute in Chandigarh
  • Note down the registration number once you have registered successfully.
  • You must not send any printed form to the UPSC.

The fee for NDA (II) Application Form 2019 was INR 100/. Candidates of reserved categories are exempted from paying any fee for the registration. Payment of fee can be done offline by paying cash in any State bank branch and offline as well by Credit or Debit card or through Net banking.

NDA Admit Card 2019

UPSC has released a notification with important instructions for NDA II which is scheduled for November 17, 2019.

The authority will release NDA II 2019 Admit Card via online mode on the official UPSC website.

  • Visit to download NDA Hall Ticket 2019.
  • To download the admit card, candidates have to fill up details like RID, Date of Birth or Roll Number u0026amp; other details.
  • The admit card bear exam related details like students name, roll number, exam center, exam date u0026amp; timing, etc.
  • Without admit card, candidates will not be permitted to appear in the examination.

How to Download NDA 2019 Admit Card

To download follow the steps given below:

  • Go to the official website of UPSC.
  • A link for NDA II 2019 Admit Card Download will be provided, click on it.
  • You must enter the registration number/ roll number along with the password and captcha code.
  • Click on submit, the admit card will appear on the screen.
  • Check all the details carefully and download multiple copies of it.

NDA 2019 Exam Centers

In the official notification for NDA II 2019, UPSC had listed 41 exam centers where the exam is scheduled to be held. While filling the NDA Application Form, candidates have to mention their preferences from the drop-down menu. Candidates have to make 3 choices out of the given 41 center options.

Check Complete List of NDA Exam Centres

NDA 2019 Exam Pattern

NDA 2019 has been conducted in offline mode on September 9, 2019. The test has two sections- Mathematics (300 marks) and General Knowledge (600). The time duration for each paper is 2 hours and 30 minutes. The following table has further information regarding duration, number of sections, and number of questions:

Exam Pattern Highlights
NDA 2019MathematicsGeneral ability test
Exam Duration2 hours and 30 minutes2 hours and 30 minutes
No. of sections12 (English and General Knowledge)
Total no. of questions120150
Total marks300600 (English (200) + GK (400))
Marking scheme2.5 for correct and -0.83 for incorrect4 for correct and -1.33 for incorrect
MediumEnglish and HindiEnglish for the English section. English and Hindi for GK section
Type of questionsMultiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

The candidates can go through the above bifurcation for the clarity regarding the Exam pattern of NDA 2019.

The general knowledge section of the NDA 2019 consists of the following topics:

  • Physics (100 marks)
  • Chemistry (60 marks)
  • General Science (40 marks)
  • History and Freedom Movement (80 marks)
  • Geography (80 marks)
  • Current Events (40 marks)

NDA 2019 Syllabus

The syllabus for NDA 2019 written test will comprise two sections- Mathematical Ability and General Ability. NDA coaching institute in Chandigarh

The questions in NDA II 2019 will be asked from topics and concepts of the 10+2 level. The following are the topics from Mathematical Ability and General Ability sections covered as a part of NDA 2019 Syllabus.

NDA Syllabus for Mathematical Ability

NDA Syllabus for Mathematics
AlgebraMatrices and Determinants
TrigonometryAnalytical Geometry of Two and Three Dimensions
Differential CalculusIntegral Calculus and Differential Equations
Vector AlgebraStatistics and Probability

NDA Syllabus for General Ability

Topics from the English and General Knowledge will be covered in the General Ability section of NDA 2019. General Knowledge will comprise of the following:

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • General science
  • History
  • Geography
  • Current Affairs

Preparation Books for NDA 2019

It is always suggested to go for the best books for NDA 2019 Preparation. Given below are some of the best books which can be referred to prepare for Mathematical Ability and General Ability Sections of NDA 2019.

NDA 2019

Vision standard for naval candidates

  • Uncorrected without glass 6/6,  6/9
  • Corrected with glass 6/6,  6/6
  • Limits of Myopia –0.75
  • Limits of Hypermetropia +1.5
  • Binocular Vision III
  • Limits of color perception I

Application Fee

  • Candidates belonging to General/OBC Category Have To Pay Rs.100. No Fee for SC/ ST Candidates. No Fee for Children of Serving / Ex-Junior Commissioned Officers/ Non-Commissioned Officers.
Sr. No.CategoryApplication Fee
1    SC/STNill
2General and OthersRs. 100/-
  • Candidates can pay examination fee online by using any visa/master debit or credit card issued by any bank/institution
  • Candidates can pay the examination fee in cash at any branch of state bank of India through the pay-in-slip generated by the online application process
  • For payment of examination using the internet banking facility of the State Bank of India and SBI Associate banks

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