UPSC NDA NA I 2020 Notification Explanation

UPSC NDA NA I 2020 Notification Explanation

UPSC NDA & NA (I) 2020 Notification Full Explanation UPSC release NDA & NA every year two times  NDA(I) 2020 Online Application start from 08-Jan-2020 Last Date for Submission of Applications 28-Jan-2020. eligibility,Syllabus,Admitcards,exam pattern,Vacancies, Eligibility Criteria, Selection and Application Process.

UPSC NDA NA I 2020 Notification Explanation

Important Dates of NDA & NA Notification:

  Important Dates for NDA & NA (I)
Online Application Starting Date 08-Jan-2020
Online Application Ending Date 28-Jan-2020
Withdraw Application Form 4′th Feb to 11′th Feb 2020
Written Exam Date 6th September 2020
     NDA-II Notification            Click Here

NDA & NA (I) 2020 ELigibility criteria:

Age Limits, Sex and Marital Status :Only unmarried male candidates born not earlier than 02nd July,2001 and not later than 1st July, 2004 are eligible.

Age Limit                                                 Age(Years)
Minimum 15.7 years (not later than 1st July 2004)/ 16 years during the commencement of course
Maximum Age 18.7 years (not earlier than 2nd July 2001)/ 19 years during the commencement of course

Educational Qualifications:

            NDA & NA I 2020 Educational Qualification as on 24th December 2020
For Army Wing of National Defence Academy 12th Class pass of the 10+2 pattern of School Education or equivalent examination conducted by a State Education Board or a University.
For Air Force and Naval Wings of National Defence Academy and for the 10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme at the Indian Naval Academy 12th Class pass of the 10+2 pattern of School Education or equivalent with Physics and Mathematics conducted by a State Education Board or a University.

UPSC NDA & NA I 2020 Application Process:

Eligibility Candidates can start filling the NDA & NA I 2020 Application Form from 8th Jan to 28th Jan 2020 at

How to apply: Applications must be submitted only in online mode at only. Application Fee: Rs. 100/-(Rupees One Hundred only).

 Category Fee
Male Unmarried Candidates RS 100
SC/ST candidates No Fee
Sons of serving/ex-Junior Commissioned Officers/ Non Commissioned Officers/ Other Ranks of Army and equivalent ranks in the Indian Navy/ Indian Air Force No Fee

Mode of payment:

Fee can be paid either by depositing the money in any Branch of SBI by cash, or by using net banking facility of State Bank of India or by using Visa/MasterCard/Rupay Credit/Debit Card. Applicants who opt for “Pay by Cash” mode. “Pay by Cash” mode option will be deactivated at 23:59 hours of 27th January 2020,One day before the closing date.

UPSC NDA NA I 2020 Notification Explanation


Selection Process:

Candidates for the Army/Navy/Naval Academy and Air Force should secure the minimum qualifying marks separately in

This written exam is  first step in the process of NDA & NA job.This exam paper standerd is exam pattern,total marks and duration time is given below table.

Subject Code Duration Maximum Marks
Mathematics 01 2 1/2 Hour’s       300
General ability test 02 2 1/2 Hour’s       600
Total——————————–                  900
SSB test\Interview: ———————                 900

i) There are four alternatives for the answer to every question. For each question for which a wrong answer has been given by the
candidate. One third (0.33) of the marks assigned to that question will be deducted as penalty.

ii) If a candidate given more than one answer, it will be treated as a wrong answer even if one of the given answers happens to be
correct and there will be same penalty as above for that Question

iii) If a question is left blank . no answer is given by the candidate, there will be no penalty for that question.

UPSC NDA & NA I 2020 Recruitment and Vacancies:

UPSC NDA & NA I 2020 Recruitment                 Vacancies

National Defence Academy

Army          208
Navy            42
Airforce 120(28 for Ground Dutys)
Total          370
Naval Academy (10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme)                     48
                       Total                     418

SSB Interview Process:

i) Shortlisted candidates will be informed selection for SSB interview on their E-mail or through SMS as provided by candidates in their application form.

ii) SSB interview will be conducted in two stages. Stage I test consists of Intelligence test, Picture Perception and Group Discussion. Candidates who fail to qualify in Stage I will be routed back on the same day. Stage II test comprises Psychological testing, Group testing and Interview which will last for 04 days. Successful candidates will thereafter undergo Medical Examination (approx duration 03-05 working days).

iii) Change of SSB venue for interview is not permissible.

iv) Any correspondence regarding further change of SSB date is to be addressed to the Call up Officer of the concerned SSB. Award of fresh dates for SSB would be subject to
availability of batches/slots.

v) No compensation will be paid in respect of any injury sustained as a result of tests.

vi) AC 3 tier rail fare is admissible for the SSB interview, if appearing for the first time for particular type of commission on production of tickets. Candidates are required to
carry photo copy of the first page of bank passbook or cheque leaf where the name, account No. and IFS Code details are mentioned while appearing for SSB.

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Physical Standards:

(a) The minimum height for entry into ground duty branches will be 157.5cm.Gorkhas and individuals belonging to North Eastern regions of India and hilly. regions of Uttarakhand, the minimum acceptable height will be 5 cm less (152.5cm). In case of candidates from Lakshadweep, the minimum acceptable height can be reduced by 2 cm (155.5 cm).

(b) Minimum height for Flying Branch will be 162.5 cm. Acceptable measurements of leg length, thigh length and sitting height for such aircrew will

Physical Fitness Test(PFT):

(a) Running 2.4 km in 15 minutes

(b) Skipping

(c) Pushups and sit ups (minimum 20 each)

(d) Chin ups (minimum 08)

(e) Rope climbing 3-4 metres.

Medical Test Process:

a) Visual Standards (Distant vision only):

                 Without Glasses                       With Glasses
  Better Eye       Wrose Eye     Better Eye     Wrose Eye
6/6 6/9 6/6 6/6

b) Tatto medical test:
Permanent body tattoos are only permitted on inner face of forearms i.e from inside of elbow to the wrist and on the reversed side of palm/ back (dorsal) side of hand. Permanent body tattoos on
any other part of the body is not acceptable and candidate will be barred from recruitment.

Traning Process:

The selected candidates of the Naval Academy will be given preliminary training both academic and physical, for a period of 04 years at Indian Naval Academy, Ezhimala. The cadets of 10+2 Cadet Entry
Scheme will be awarded a B. Tech Degree on successful completion of training.

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