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.The subjects of the written examination UPSC NDA I 2013, the time allowed and the maximum marks allotted to each subject will be as follows :

Subject Code Duration Maximum Marks
SSB Test / Interview 900
Mathematics 01 2 1/2 Hours 300
General Ability Test 02 2 1/2 Hours 600
Total 900

The papers in all the subjects will consists of objective type question only. The question papers ( Test Booklet ) of mathematics and part B of general ability test will be set bilingually in Hindi as well as English.

In the question papers, wherever necessary, questions involving the metric system of weights and measurements only will be set.

Candidates must write the papers in their own hand. In no circumstances will they be allowed the help of a scribe to write answers for them.

The Union Public Service Commission have discretion to fix the qualify marks in any or all the subjects at the examination.

The candidates are not permitted to use calculator or mathematical or logarithmic table for answering objective type papers ( Test Booklets ). They
should not therefor, bring the same inside the Examination hall.