Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has been released notification to conduct Indian Defence Academy (NDA) and Naval Academy (NA) Exam (II) 2018. Candidates who are interested in Army, Navy, and Air force have a great opportunity to fulfill their dream.
NDA exam is conducted by Central government or you can say it is national level examinations conducted under UPSC. NDA exam are conducted twice a year and announces at least 400 vacancies in every attemt of examination. A huge number of student apply for NDA & NA exam to secure their future but few of them get selected for medicals.Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) conduct this exam in various cities across the country. NDA is on of the best career option for students after intermediate or 10+2. Interested candidates can Apply here.

Educational qualification or Eligibility

Qualification criteria:
  • For Army of National Defence Academy: Passed 10+2/Intermediate pattern of recognized board or equivalent examination conducted by any state.
  • For Air Force and Naval of National Defence Academy : Passed 10+2 pattern of recognized Board or equivalent with Physics and Mathematics conducted by a State Education Board.

Age Limits:

  • Merital status & Gender: Only unmarried male candidates can apply for the post of NDA & NA.
  • NDA-II Age Limit: Candidates should have born between 2nd January 2000 to 1st July 2003.

Physical Standards:

  • Students should physically Fit as per the law and norms set by the Indian Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examinations.
  • Candidate have to clear the medical examination conducted by the Military Hospitals after being recommended by the SSB.


Candidates who are appearing in 12th Class from recognized board under the 10+2 pattern of School Education or equivalent examination can apply for this examination. 
Candidates shall mostly get the nearest centre in their cities.