Aspirants, who wish to join National Defence Academy are hereby informed that the notification for NDA 2013 is out. An entrance examination for National Defence Academy I 2013 will be conducted by the Union Public Service Commission on 14th April, 2013 for admission to the Army, Navy and Air Force wings of the NDA for the 131st Course and for the 93rd Indian Naval Academy Course ( INAC ) commencing from 02.01.2014. Last date for submission of NDA 2013 application form is 21.01.2013.

The candidates joining Indian Naval Academy would undergo 4 years B. Tech Course and would be given an opportunity to join Executive and Technical Branches of the Navy subject to availability of vacancies in National Defence Academy.

How to apply:

Candidates are required to apply NDA 1 Entrance Exam Online 2013 using the website

  1. Detailed instructions for filling up UPSC NDA 1 2013 Entrance Exam Online applications are available on the above mentioned website.
  2. Candidates will be required to complete the Online Application form for NDA 1 2013 Examination containing two stages viz. Part I and Part II as per the instructions available in the above mentioned site through drop down menu.
  3. The candidates are required to pay a fee of 100/- ( Rupees One Hundred Only ) [ excepting SC / ST candidates and those specified in note - 2 of para 4 of the notice who are exempted from payment of fee ] 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 any Visa / Master Credit / Debit Card.
  4. Before start filling up on Online Application for UPSC NDA I Exam 2013, a candidate must have his photograph and signature duly scanned in the .jpg format in such a manner that each file should not exceed 40 KB and must not be less than 3 KB in size for the photograph and 1 KB for the signature.
  5. The National Defence Academy I 2013 Online applications ( Part I and II ) can be filled from 22nd December, 2012 to 21st January, 2013 till 11.59 p.m., after which link will be disabled.
  6. Applicants should avoid submitting multiple applications. However, if due to any unavoidable circumstances any applicant submits multiple applications then he must ensure that the applications for UPSC NDA I Exam 2013 with higher RID is complete in all respects.
  7. In case of multiple UPSC NDA I Exam applications, the applications for National Defence Academy with higher RID shall be entertained by the Union Public Service Commission and fee paid against one RID shall not be adjusted against any other RID.
  8. The applications must ensure that while filling their application form, they are providing their valid and active E-mail IDs as the Union Public Service Commission may use electronic mode of communication while contacting them at different stages of examination process.
  9. The applicants are advised to check their emails at regulars intervals and ensure that the email address ending with are directed to their inbox folder and not to the SPAM folder or any other folder.
  10. Candidates are strongly advised to apply online for UPSC NDA I Exam 2013 well in time without waiting for the last date for submission of NDA Entrance Exam online application 2013.