UPSC NDA (I) Entrance Exam 2012 Online Application Form for Admission to Army, Navy & Air Force

Looking for a job in Indian Army, Navy and Air Force? The applications forms for NDA entrance exam for admissions to Indian Army, Navy and Air Force has begun. Know more about National Defence Academy application process, eligibility, exam structure and pattern for NDA recruitment test, NDA written exam syllabus & study material and know how to apply and register online for NDA & NA(I) Entrance exam 2012.

National Defence Academy (NDA) has three wings of joint training - Army, Navy and Air Force. You can find a number of eminent and efficient officers in Indian Military, Navy and Air Force who are all trained by National Defense Academy (NDA) a centre of excellence, which provides extensive training to candidates to improve themselves to UPSC NDA Exam 2012 admissionsbe self-confident, and to maintain physical and mental strength which enables the candidate to render selfless service to the nation. No doubt that getting into NDA is highly prestigious one and that is why every year there have been enormous rush of students seeking admissions to NDA and the admissions for NDA are conducted twice a year.

Now UPSC conducts NDA (I) entrance exam 2012 for admissions to the army, navy and air force for the 129th Course and for the 91st Indian Naval Academy course. The candidates will get an opportunity to join Executive and Technical branches of the Navy, according to the availability of vacancies after their successful completion of B.Tech course in Indian Naval Academy. The number of vacancies after the results of the examination will be 335, out of which 195 for Army, 39 for Navy, 65 for Air force and 35 for Indian Naval Academy.

NDA (I) entrance exam for 2012 eligibility

  • The candidate should be a permanent citizens of India, or a subject of Bhutan, or Nepal, or a Tibetan refugee.

  • Only unmarried male candidates are eligible to apply.

  • The age limit of the candidates for NDA must be between 16.5 years (born not earlier than 2nd January 1994) and not more than 19 years on 1st July 1996.

  • To get into Army wing of NDA, the candidates should have passed Class-XII or equivalent exam from recognized educational institution.

  • To get into Air Force and Naval wings of NdA and for Indian Naval Academy, the candidates should have taken physics and mathematics in Class XII conducted by State Education Board or University.

  • Candidates pursuing 12th class can appear for the exam but they have to submit the proof of qualifying examination before 5th December 2012.

  • The physical standard of the candidate should be as per the norms of Air force and Navy.

National Defence Academy (NDA) 2012 entrance exam structure and question pattern

The NDA recruitment written exam has two subjects Mathematics and General ability for which, the time duration given to each subject will be two and a half hours. The mathematics test will have 300 marks questions and the marks for NDA exam general ability test will be for 600 marks. The questions will be of objective type only. The question paper will be set bilingually in Hindi and in English. Candidates have to note that, they should not use calculators and logarithm table book for their examination.

NDA (I) Entrance Examination 2012 Syllabus and Study Material NDA exam written test syllabus for Mathematics

NDA exam written test syllabus for Mathematics
The NDA Maths syllabus will have questions from Algebra, Analytical Geometry, Differential Calculus, Mensuration Integral Calculus and Differential equations, Matrices and Determinants, Probability, Statistics, Trignometry and Vector.

NDA exam written test syllabus for General ability
The NDA General ability exam syllabus have two parts, Part A which is on English for 200 marks and Part B on General Knowledge for 400 marks. The Part B questions will have from Section A (Physics), Section B (Chemistry), Section C (General Science), Section D (History, Freedom Movement etc.), Section E (Geography), Section F (Current Events).

Candidates should have in mind that there will be negative marking for NDA exam for objective type questions and so you need to make sure before answering any questions.

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List of NDA Exam Centres

The NDA entrance exam centres in India will be at Agartala, Ahmedabad, Aizwal, Allahabad, Bangalore, Bareilly, Bhopal, Mumbai, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cochin, Cuttack, Delhi, Dharwar, Dispur, Gangtok, Hyderabad, Imphal, Itanagar, Jaipur, Jammu, Jorhat, Kavaratti, Kohima, Kolkata, Lucknow, Madurai, Nagpur, Panji, Patna, Port Blair, Raipur, Sambalpur, Shillong, Shimla, Srinagar, Tirupati, Trivandrum, Udaipur, and Vishakhapatnam.

How to apply for NDA (I) 2012 Entrance Exam

Application fees for NDA: The candidates belongs to SC/ST /Sons of JCOs/NCOs/ORs are exempted from paying the application fees. Rest of the other candidates have a pay a fees of 50/- which can be paid deposited in any SBI branch by cash or they can pay through net banking.

NDA Online application process: The online registration for NDA exam has two stages. Part I and Part II. The Part I includes 5 steps registration process. First you need to access the official website of UPSC, where you will find two links Part I and Part II. Here is the link for online application form for NDA & NA(I) 2012 entrance exam.
UPSC NDA exam 2012 online application
Click part 1 and fill the online application form for NDA 2012 entrance exam. Fill in your personal information, then choose your choice of examination centre, indicate your choice of exam you are going to appear (choose from army, navy, air force and naval academy). Then verify the details for accuracy, if you want to edit you can edit on this page. After verification was over, you will get system generated unique registration ID. Note it down for future reference. The NDA Online registration process for Part II has three steps. First you need to enter fees payment details, then you have to upload photograph and followed by signature. Now you are done.

Important dates for NDA & NA (I) Entrance Exam 2012

  • Last date of online application submission is on 30th January 2012
  • NDA (I) exam date is on 15th April 2012
  • NDA (I) exam results will be published on July 2012

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