The NDA application form for paper 1 has been released for the year 2018 via online mode. NDA exam is a gateway to all those candidate seeking entry in Defence forces like Army. Entrance exam is conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) in various cities in India. NDA exam is scheduled twice a year. Many candidates appear for this exam in order to secure their career in Indian Defence Services. Last Date for the filling of NDA paper 1 exam is February 5, 2018. Admit cards for Paper 1 will be available two weeks before the exam date. The exam date which is officially announced is April 22, 2018.
Registration for the exam will be made in two parts where the part 1 will hold the personal information i.e. name of the applicant, contact information. After first registration is done, candidate will be allotted with the registration number to further complete the application form. The fees for the application form is hundred rupees and the minimum age for applying for this exam is 17 years. Candidates must have minimum qualification of 12th class. Students who hold Maths background can only apply for this exam. Candidates who apply for this exam should be physically fit as per the norms by National Defence Academy. Candidates will also require pass medical test at Military Hospital during SSB.
Negative marking will be there and duration given for the exam is two and a half hour. The answer key of the exam will be provided within one week after the exam. After clearing the written exam, the candidate has to go through the SSB round. Candidates who manage to pass all the SSB round, Medical test is declared the qualified candidate. Even the paper 2 application form schedule is out. The application form for the paper 2 will be available on June 6, 2018 and the last date of filling the exam form will be July 2, 2018. The exam Date of paper 2 is September 9, 2018. For paper 2 the result will be announced in October. Candidates can apply for the application through online by visiting the official website.