EXAMINATION NOTICE NO.02/2016.NDA-I DATED 02.01.2016
(Last Date for Submission of Applications: 29.01.2016)
NATIONAL DEFENCE ACADEMY & NAVAL ACADEMY EXAMINATION (I), 2016
(Commission’s Website www.upsc.gov.in)
1. CANDIDATES TO ENSURE THEIR ELIGIBILITY FOR THE EXAMINATION:
The candidates applying for the examination should ensure that they fulfil all the
eligibility conditions for admission to the Examination. Their admission at all the
stages of the examination will be purely provisional subject to satisfying the
prescribed eligibility conditions.
Mere issue of Admission Certificate to the candidate will not imply that his
candidature has been finally cleared by the Commission.
Verification of eligibility conditions with reference to original documents is taken up
only after the candidate has qualified for interview/Personality Test.
2. HOW TO APPLY
Candidates are required to apply online by using the website www.upsconline.nic.in
Brief instructions for filling up the online Application Form have been given in the
Appendix-II. Detailed instructions are available on the above mentioned website.
3. LAST DATE FOR SUBMISSION OF APPLICATIONS:
The Online Applications can be filled upto 29th January, 2016 till 11.59 PM after which
the link will be disabled.
4. The eligible candidates shall be issued an e-Admit Card three weeks before the
commencement of the examination. The e-Admit Card will be made available
on the UPSC website (www.upsc.gov.in) for being downloaded by candidates.
No Admit Card will be sent by post. All the applicants are required to provide
valid & active e-mail i.d. while filling up online application form as the
Commission may use electronic mode for contacting them.
(b) Age Limits, Sex and Marital Status :
Only unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 02nd July, 1997 and not
later than 1st July, 2000 are eligible.
(c) Educational Qualifications :
(i) For Army Wing of National Defence Academy :—12th Class pass of the
10+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 (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/State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur/State Bank of Hyderabad/State Bank of
Mysore/State Bank of Patiala/State Bank of Travancore or by using
Visa/Master Credit/Debit Card.
6. LAST DATE FOR SUBMISSION OF APPLICATIONS:
The Online Applications can be filled upto 29th January, 2016 till 11.59
PM after which the link will be disabled.
A. SCHEME OF EXAMINATION
1. The subjects of the written examination, the time allowed and the
maximum marks allotted to each subject will be as follows :—
Subject Code Duration Maximum
Mathematics 01 2½ Hours 300
General Ability Test 02 2½ Hours 600
SSB Test/Interview : 900