UPSC NDA (II) 2017 Exam Notification Out – National Defence Academy Recruitment 2017 Apply Online


UPSC NDA 2017 Recruitment Apply Online – Dear Aspirants, Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the official Exam Notification for taking admission into the Army, Navy and Air Force wings of the NDA (National Defense Academy) for the 140th Course, and for the 102nd Indian Naval Academy Course (INAC). 

The NDA & NAE exam is conducted by the UPSC twice in a year. You can download the official Notification for NDA 2 Exam from the webiste of UPSC – are required to apply online for the above recruitment from the official website of UPSC Online –


UPSC NDA (II) 2017 Exam


Important dates & Scheduled Events :

Notification Published by UPSC for NDA (II) & NAE – 7th June 2017

Online Registration and Application Submission Starts from – 7th June 2017

Last Date for Registration and Submitting Online Application – 30th June 2017 ( Till 6.00 PM.)

Mode of Examination – OMR based (Offline)

Tentative Date of Examination – 10th September, 2017


Vacancies Details in UPSC NDA (II) 2017  :

Course Total Vacancies Army Navy Air Force
National Defence Academy 335 208 55 72
Naval Academy (10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme) 55
Total 390


Eligiblity Criteria for NDA 2017 Examination  :


Age Limit : Maximum age limit of the Candidate shall not exceed more than 19 yearsOnly unmarried male candidates are eligible for this NDA recruitment and they are born not earlier than 02nd January, 1999 and not later than 1st January, 2002 are eligible. 


Educational Qualifications:

(i) 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.

(ii) For Air Force and Naval Wings of NDA and for the 10+2 Cadet Entry Scheme at the INA : 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.

Candidates who are appearing in the 12th Class under the 10+2 pattern of School Education or equivalent examination can also apply for this examination.

Note : Candidates appearing in the 11th class exam are not eligible for this examination. 


Examination Pattern for UPSC NDA (II) 2017 Exam :

Examination of UPSC exam will be conducted in Offline mode, means candidates have to fill the answers in OMR Sheet. The time duration of the examination is 5 hours.

Subject Code Duration Maximum Marks
Mathematics 01 2½ Hours 300
General Ability Test 02 2½ Hours 600
Total 900
SSB Test/Interview 900


Examination centers : The Examination will be held at the following Centres : Agartala, Ahmedabad, Aizawl, Allahabad, Bengaluru, Bareilly, Bhopal, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cuttack, Dehradun, Delhi, Dharwad, Dispur, Gangtok, Hyderabad, Imphal, Itanagar, Jaipur, Jammu, Jorhat, Kochi, Kohima, Kolkata, Lucknow, Madurai, Mumbai, Nagpur, Panaji (Goa), Patna, Port Blair, Raipur, Ranchi, Sambalpur, Shillong, Shimla, Srinagar, Thiruvananthapuram, Tirupati, Udaipur and Vishakhapatnam. 



How to Apply Online for UPSC NDA (II) Exam 2017 :

  • Go to the official website of UPSC - Click here
  • Explore the Recruitment tab and Click on the ongoing recruitment.
  • Click on the Apply Online form for NDA Part-I Registration.
  • Read the official Notification carefully and check your eligibility before filling up the Online Application form.
  • Applicants have to submit only one application, in case of multiple applications submission the candidature may be cancelled.
  • After filling up the entire form, Click on the Final Submit Button and before the final submission ensure that you have filled all the details correctly.
  • Now login with your Registration ID into the PART-II Registration and fill all the required information. Submit the Form.
  • Take the printout of your Application form and kept it with yourself for Future Purpose.


Click Here to view Official Notification

Click Here to Apply Online