UPSC NDA and NA II exam 2020: Union Public Service Commission has rolled out notification to fill a total of 413 vacancies for National Defence Academy & Naval Academy Examination (II), 2020. It is to be noted that the NDA & NA Examination (I) 2020, which was scheduled to be held on 19.04.2020, was deferred against the backdrop of COVID-19 outbreak. Now, a common examination will be held for both NDA & NA Examination (I) and NDA & NA Examination (II) 2020.
Below is the break-up of no. of posts in each cadre:
|Name of Academy||No. of Vacancies|
|National Defence Academy||370|
Break-up of vacancies in NDA:
|Name of Wing||No. of vacancies|
|Air Force||120 (28 ground duties)|
Educational Qualification for UPSC NDA and NA II Exam:
(a) Army Wing of NDA: 12TH Pass
(b) Air Force & Naval Wing of NDA: 12TH Pass with Physics, Chemistry & Maths as subjects
(c) NA (II): 12TH Pass with Physics, Chemistry & Maths as subjects
Age Limit and Marital Status for candidates looking for carrier in NDA and NA:
Only unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 02nd January, 2002 and not later than 1st January, 2005 are eligible.
All candidates must be physically fit according to the physical standard guidelines of the academy.
Selection Procedure for UPSC NDA and NA II Exam, 2020:
There will be a TWO-STAGE selection procedure based on Psychological Aptitude Test and Intelligence Test. Below is the brief detail for both tests:
(i) Aptitude Test:
|Subject||Exam Code||Duration Period||Max. Marks|
|Mathematics||01||Two and a half hours||300|
|General Ability Test||02||Two and a half hours||600|
(ii) Stage II Intelligence Test comprises of Interview, Group Testing Officer Tasks, Psychology Tests and the Conference. These tests are conducted over 4 days. The details of these tests are given on the website joinindianarmy.nic.in.
Note: Candidates who clear stage I Aptitude test are only eligible for stage II Intelligence test.
How to apply for UPSC NDA and NA II exam, 2020:
Candidates are required to apply online by using the website upsconline.nic.in only. Applicable fee for the exam is Rs. 100 payable online or deposit at SBI Branch.
Important Dates for exam:
|Last Date to Apply for exam||06-07-2020 (6:00 pm)|
|Withdrawal of Online Applications||13.07.2020 to 19.07.2020 (6:00 pm)|
|Date of Examination||06-09-2020|
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